Train Fatally Strikes Pedestrian Near Villa Park Tuesday MorningA train has struck a pedestrian near Villa Park, according to Metra. 
Switch And Signal Problem Fixed At Union Station, Normal Morning Commute Expected The switch and signal problem causing major train delays in and out of Union Station Thursday has been fixed, but it caused a headach for thousands. 
Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Metra in Downer's GroveA person was fatally struck by a Metra train Monday afternoon in Downer's Grove, according to police. 
Metra BNSF Line Back On Schedule After Morning Mechanical Issues Monday proved to be a frustrating day for Metra commuters. Passengers waited for a BNSF train that was stopped due to a mechanical failure.
Metra Trains Delayed On BNSF LineFour Metra trains on the BNSF Line are experiencing delays Monday morning. 
Metra Issues Delay Passengers Monday NightDozens of Metra passengers were stuck at Millenium Station Monday night--some waiting for up to two hours--while an electrical failure halted Metra Electric Line trains to University Park. 
Commuter Gridlock At Union Station As Signal Problems Hit Metra TrainsCommuters are at a standstill at Union Station as Metra deals with rail signal problems just has rush hour begins.
Metra Mess: Southwest Service, Heritage Corridor, And BNSF Lines DelayedSouthwest Service, Heritage Corridor, and BNSF Metra lines are delayed. Metra says a Southwest Service train broke down on the tracks Monday, creating snarling inbound and outbound traffic.
Metra Heritage Corridor and Southwest Service Trains Stalled Due To HeatA spokesperson from Metra says the Metra Heritage Corridor and Southwest service trains are not moving. 
Fire Will Cause Days Of Delays For Metra UP/West Train A fire erupted Tuesday at a railroad facility in west suburban Melrose Park and the fallout could delay some Metra Union Pacific/West trains until Thursday.
Electrical Fire Near Train Tracks Controlled, No One HurtNo one was hurt when an electrical fire started Thursday afternoon near the Union Pacific railroad tracks on the Northwest Side.