Nov 6, 2013 Chicago's new system offers more features for transit riders -- when it works. The city's transit agency has delayed the phase-out of the old system.
Nov 4, 2013 Detroit's infrastructure problems grind on, despite bankruptcy.
Oct 17, 2013 Roundabouts are becoming increasingly common here in America, and in other countries.
Sep 9, 2013 Egypt's new government has suspended the national rail service. This is bad news for most Egyptians, but good news for the country's microbus drivers.
Aug 30, 2013 Labor Secretary Tom Perez explains how he hopes to push unemployment down and economic growth up.
Jul 31, 2013 The housing industry is rebounding. But will the many construction workers who lost their jobs in the downturn come back?
Jul 22, 2013 Big Bertha, named for former city mayor Bertha Knight Landes, will dig up to 100 feet a day and build a massive tunnel under the city for a new freeway.
Jul 8, 2013 Trains increasingly carry crude from oil fields in the middle of the U.S. to refineries on the coasts.
Jul 2, 2013 App-based car services like Uber and Lyft rise in popularity, much to chagrin of traditional taxi companies. Uber is even offering helicopter services this Independence Day holiday.
Jun 25, 2013 Britain's government wants to spend billions on a high-speed rail system. HS2 -- as it's called -- could cut some journey times in half but critics say it would harm the countryside and trains are yesterday's technology.