Man Shot In Head Near Brown Line StationAbout 5:26 p.m., the 20-year-old man was shot in the head in the 4700 block of North Kimball Avenue, in the city's Albany Park neighborhood.
Loop Link Measuring Mistake Costs City $150K The city of Chicago now says a measuring mistake on part of the Loop Link will cost taxpayers $150,000.
Ventra App Proves Popular With Transit Riders On Public DebutThe Ventra smart phone app is off to a fast start. By mid-afternoon Thursday, the first day it was available to the general public, more than 20,000 people had downloaded the free app and it was the #3 trending app at The App Store.
Brown Line Service Resumes After DerailmentCTA Brown Line trains are running normally after lengthy delays caused by a train derailing Thursday morning in the Northwest Side Albany Park neighborhood.
CTA Reinstates Two Express Routes To Improve Bus SpeedBeginning Dec. 21, the No. X9 Ashland Express and No. X49 Western Express bus routes will run during the morning and afternoon rush periods, according to a statement from the CTA.
Bellwood Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Woman In South LoopJason Hooks, 20, has been charged with two felony counts of aggravated sexual assault, police said.
Mass Transit Agencies Step Up Security After Paris Terror AttacksPassengers might notice extra security when boarding the train during the morning commute on Monday.
Ventra App To Allow Transit Users To Pay Fares On Their PhonesGetting around Chicago on public transportation is about to get a lot easier. The CTA, Metra, and Pace have announced a new app that will allow riders to pay for fares on all three systems using their mobile devices.
Blue Line Service Suspended In Loop During Rush HourCTA Blue Line train service was suspended in the Loop on Tuesday morning, following a "medical emergency."
Yellow Line Trains Running Again 5 Months After Track CollapseThe Yellow Line was once again rolling along the rails in Skokie on Friday, more than five months after an embankment collapse forced the CTA to shut down the entire line.
Man Stabbed On Pink Line PlatformAbout 10:05 a.m., the 21-year-old man was stabbed in the chest, back and abdomen when a group of people got into a fight in the 2000 block of South California, according to Chicago Police.
Free Rides For Yellow Line Riders When Service Resumes FridayWhen the CTA's Yellow Line reopens Friday, for the first time since a May 17th embankment collapse, riders for the first eight days will pay nothing. It's part of an aggressive campaign rebuild ridership on the line. CTA also will provide free parking for riders at its Dempster terminal through year's end.