Cornell Hutchins (Credit: Chicago Police)

Police: Man Chases Cell Phone Robber From Red Line, Resulting In Arrest

A man has been charged with stealing an iPhone on the Red Line after the victim chased him down at the Chinatown stop early Tuesday on the Near South Side.


Donald Wells

City To Challenge Award To Family Of Trucker Who Slammed Into ‘L’ Escalator

City of Chicago attorneys say they plan to challenge a jury’s decision in connection with a deadly accident four years ago.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2012

The Cermak-Chinatown station on the CTA Red Line (CBS File Photo)

7 Teens Charged In Mob Beating In Chinatown

Seven teenagers have been charged in the mob beating and robbery of an 18-year-old man in Chinatown.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2011

CTA Train (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Excessive Heat Damages Tracks, Causes Delays On Red Line

Hundreds of rush hour commuters packed downtown Red Line stations, some ditching public transit in an attempt to get home as crews scrambled to repair tracks damaged by excessive heat Thursday evening.


Red Line Train

Track Work To Affect CTA Red Line Riders

Track maintenance beginning Tuesday will affect Red Line ‘L’ riders at the busy Belmont station, and between the Cermak-Chinatown and 35th Street stations on the Dan Ryan leg.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2011