Accident That Cost Boy His Leg Raises Safety Questions About South Suburban Train CrossingCBS 2's Chris Martinez reports some residents there are now saying, “I told you so.''
CBS' 'A Home For The Holidays' Announces PerformersThis year, Jennifer Hudson and Train will appear along with others to share uplifting stories about children from foster care.
Chicago-Bound Amtrak Train Hits Truck In IndianaSeveral people were hurt Tuesday, when an Amtrak train bound for Chicago struck a semi-trailer truck in northern Indiana.
Motorist Arriving At Train Station Finds Coyote Wedged In BumperKenosha resident Mark Armour told police he thought he hit something on his way to work. He did.
Chicago's Priceless Things To Do This Week: August 18th-24thCheck out the priceless things to do this week in Chicago, week of August 18th-24th.
VIDEO: Indiana Women Stuck On Train Tracks Jump Under Freight Train To SurviveTwo Indiana women barely dodged a 14,000-ton freight train recently as they found themselves stuck on an Indiana trestle.
Maple Park Holds Safety Meeting After Teen's 'Breezing' Death"Breezing" next to train tracks apparently is a potent draw for some young kids, which is why the police chief of Maple Park held a safety class Wednesday.
Suspect Assaults, Robs Elderly Man At Hammond, Ind. Train StationIndiana authorities have released a surveillance photo in an effort to catch the man who assaulted an 84-year-old man and stole his wallet.
Woman, Dog Hurt When Train Hits Car In RiversideA woman and a Shih Tzu named Tuxedo narrowly escaped serious injury after an oncoming train in west suburban Riverside struck the woman’s vehicle on Thursday.
Vehicle Struck By Metra Train In Des Plaines A train struck a vehicle in northwest suburban Des Plaines Monday afternoon, halting all inbound and outbound Metra trains on the Union Pacific Northwest line.
With Ventra Back On The Rails, Transition To The New Fare Payment System Could Soon ResumeAccording to the Chicago Transit Authority, there could be a new transition schedule for the Ventra fare payment system as early as next month. This comes after the CTA set three performance standards for Cubic Transportation Systems -- the company behind Ventra -- back in November. As of January 1st, the CTA says Cubic has met these standards.
CTA Auctioning Off Bus Stop Signs, Rail Ties And Even Two Entire 'L' Train CarsIf you have the cash to outbid the competition, you can soon purchase your very own Chicago L train. No word yet on whether it comes with angry passengers complaining about Ventra.
The World's Coolest Train StationsDespite the abundance of public transportation options, trains remain a popular and consistent way to travel easily. Check out the world's coolest train stations.
CTA, Feds Ready To Rule Out Sabotage In 'Ghost Train' CrashA CTA bulletin posted tonight in all train yards orders employees to isolate all defective cars and put chocks on all wheels to make sure they can't move.
Gary, Ind. Teens Watch In Horror As Their Friend Is Killed By TrainFifteen-year-old Diquan Thomas was struck and killed Wednesday by a freight train. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.