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Milton Wardlaw (Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Man Who Killed Teen Girl On CTA Bus Sentenced To 70 Years

A South Side man sentenced to 70 years in prison for killing a teenage girl on a CTA bus apologized in court Thursday, claiming the death was “an accident.”

09/15/2011

Bicycle (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

Man, 81, Killed When Bus Hits His Bike In Evanston

An 81-year-old Evanston man is dead, after he was hit by a CTA bus while riding his bike earlier this week.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2011

CTA Bus (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

UIC Student Attacked By Mob On Bus

As concerns mount about flash mob attacks in the trendy Streeterville neighborhood, the University of Illinois at Chicago is now reporting a similar attack on the city’s Near West Side.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2011

Chicago firefighters respond to a bus-car collision on the Dan Ryan Expressway on Sunday evening. (CBS)

Bus-Car Collision Closes Inbound Dan Ryan

Twenty people were sent to local hospitals Sunday evening when a car collided with a tour bus in the inbound lanes of the Dan Ryan Expressway and caused the temporary closure of northbound traffic lanes.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2011

CTA Bus (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Low-Income Seniors Still Eligible For Free Transit

The Regional Transportation Authority is three months away from shutting off all 440,000 of the “seniors ride free” fare cards issued since 2008.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2011

David Soto

Deadly Accident Prompts Call For Tighter Bus-Driver Screening

The Illinois Secretary of State asks federal officials to check the backgrounds of all commercial drivers license applicants, in the wake of this week’s fatal bus-pedestrian accident in Streeterville.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2011

Bus Crash

Bus Knocks Down Light Pole On West Side

A CTA bus slammed into a light pole on the city’s West Side this morning, sending the light pole crashing down to the street below.

CBS Chicago–05/03/2011

(Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Frankfort Police Warn Of Suspicious Van

Police in southwest suburban Frankfort are warning residents about a suspicious newer white Chevrolet van that was seen on Thursday in the southwest suburb.

04/14/2011

Initial reports said the teens were shot on a CTA bus, but the shootings were not on the bus. At least one of the wounded teens flagged down a westbound No. 75 bus after being shot. (Credit: CBS)

2 Teens Injured In Shooting Near High School

The gunfire erupted Monday afternoon near South Shore High School, where the male victims are students.

02/14/2011

Streeterville Bus Accident

Pedestrian Hit By Bus In Streeterville

It was a bumpy ride for those onboard a Chicago Transit Authority bus overnight, as it hit a pedestrian in the Streeterville neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2011

(Photo From Megan Tengerstrom)

No Injuries In School Bus Crash

An Illinois school bus crashed into Orland Jr. High School.

WBBM Newsradio–11/04/2010

A CTA bus ran off Lake Shore Drive and collided with trees Saturday. (CBS)

2 More Suits Filed In Lake Shore Drive Bus Crash

Two more women filed lawsuits Tuesday against the CTA, claiming they were injured when a bus crashed into a tree earlier this month on the South Side.

10/19/2010

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Guide To U.S. Cellular Field

From food to seats, check out the best of U.S. Cellular Field.

10/03/2010

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