Elon Musk’s Boring Co. wins Chicago high-speed train bid

The company beat out a consortium that included Mott MacDonald, the civil engineering firm that designed a terminal at London’s Heathrow Airport, and JLC Infrastructure, an infrastructure fund backed by former basketball star Earvin “Magic” Johnson, said the people, who declined to be identified because they weren’t authorized to speak publicly. The city is expected to announce the news as soon as Thursday, one person said.