Green Line

Anthony Jackson is accused of stomping a man to death on a CTA train platform. (Credit: Cook County Sheriff's Office)

Murder Suspect Asks For Low Bond To Take College Exams

A public defender’s plea for a low bond so a murder suspect could take his college exams fell on deaf ears, as a judge set his bail at $500,000.

03/21/2013

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2 Dead, 15 Wounded In Weekend Violence

One man was beaten to death at a CTA station, a 16-year-old boy was fatally shot and at least 15 other people were wounded in separate acts of violence across the city this weekend.

03/18/2013

Green Line

Man Dies From Fight At South Side Green Line Station

A man died Saturday after he got into a fight with another man on a South Side CTA Green Line station platform.

03/16/2013

CTA Train (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA Opens Produce Market At Ashland/63rd Station

The CTA is trying something new at one of its ‘L’ stations — a produce market.

WBBM Newsradio–10/15/2012

Green Line Robbery

Woman Robbed With Semi-Automatic Weapon At Green Line ‘L’ Stop

Police are looking for a suspect, after a woman’s simple commute on the CTA Green Line was shattered by a robber with a semi-automatic weapon.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2012

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Shooting Near West Side Green Line Station Leaves One Hurt

A male was wounded in a Tuesday afternoon shooting near a West Side CTA station.

07/24/2012

CTA turnstiles

CTA To Close South Branch Of Red Line For Five Months

The south branch of the CTA Red Line, one of the busiest on the system, will be shut down for five months next spring for a massive track overhaul, officials announced on Monday.

06/04/2012

CTA Train (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Twice In Month, CTA Opening New Stations

Twice within a month, CTA is doing something it hasn’t done for years — opening new ‘L’ stations.

05/07/2012

One of four cars on a CTA train derailed just south of the Roosevelt stop on the Orange and Green lines on April 29, 2012. (Provided to CBS 2)

CTA Investigates Derailment Of Rail Buffs’ Train

The CTA is investigating the derailment of a train chartered by a group of railroad enthusiasts Sunday.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2012

One of four cars on a CTA train derailed just south of the Roosevelt stop on the Orange and Green lines on April 29, 2012. (Provided to CBS 2)

Orange, Green Line Trains Delayed After Derailment In South Loop

CTA Orange Line and Green Line trains have been delayed in the South Loop after a train derailed just south of the Roosevelt station.

04/29/2012

CTA Train (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA To Begin Reconstruction Of Loop Tracks This Weekend

CTA Brown, Orange and Pink Line riders are in for delays and reroutes this weekend, as the CTA begins the latest phase of track reconstruction on the Loop elevated train tracks.

04/18/2012

Green Line, 47th Street

Rash Of Robberies Plagues Green Line On South Side

Police have issued a community alert for people who ride the CTA Green Line on the South Side.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2012

Roosevelt Red Line Stop

Power Cut To CTA Red Line After Derailment

Red Line CTA trains were severely disrupted Thursday morning after a derailment and small fire in the Red Line near the Roosevelt stop.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2012

Green Line

Rash Of Robberies Reported Near Green Line On West Side

Police are warning of a rash of armed robberies targeting CTA Green Line ‘L’ riders in the South Austin neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–01/03/2012

Members of the Guardian Angels were patrolling the Roosevelt CTA train station on Dec. 27, 2011, a day after a 21-year-old man was shot at the station. (Credit: CBS)

Guardian Angels To Patrol Roosevelt CTA Station After Shooting

The Guardian Angels are patrolling near the CTA’s Roosevelt train station after a 21-year-old man was shot there Monday night.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2011

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City, Suburbs Offer Public Transportation To Bears Game

Football fans attending Sunday’s Bears game against the Seattle Seahawks have plenty of ways to get to the game — including CTA, Metra, Pace and numerous parking lot options. The Bears host the Seahawks at noon at Soldier Field.

12/17/2011

CTA 'L' Train (File Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA Rider: Reroute Loop Trains To Reduce Delays

If you’re tried of sitting in delays on the Loop ‘L,’ a fellow rider has a plan to speed things up.

WBBM Newsradio–09/05/2011

CTA 'L' Train (File Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Man Charged With Flashing Woman, Daughter On CTA Green Line

A West Woodlawn neighborhood man has been charged after flashing a mother and her daughter Tuesday night on the CTA Green Line.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2011

Overnight Delays Expected On Red, Blue And Green Lines This Week

Overnight CTA construction is expected to cause delays on the Red, Blue and Green lines this week. The CTA is advising passengers to allow extra travel time.

08/14/2011

CTA Train Car

Green Line Robbery Suspects Include 10-Year-Old: Police

Two days after warning the public about the theft of electronic devices on Green Line trains, police arrested four suspects Thursday, the youngest being a 10-year-old boy.

08/12/2011

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