He survived the terrifying –a fellow passenger on the Green Line– with a gun demanding his iPhone. But this passenger’s quick thinking helped police catch up with the suspect, reports CBS 2′s Brad Edwards.
It’s the dirty little hidden danger of riding public transportation.
The price of a one-day pass will nearly double, from $5.75 to $10. A three-day pass that now costs $14 will cost $20. The seven-day pass will increase in price from $23 to $28 and the 30-day pass will increase in price from $86 to $100.
Power was shut off to the CTA Red Line in the Rogers Park and Edgewater neighborhoods Friday morning, when a woman fell off the platform at the Howard terminal.
The Chicago Transit Authority is putting two proposed rapid transit extensions on hold as it tries to cope with its latest financial crisis.
While users’ descriptions of the Chicago ‘L” system might range from efficient to frustrating, would one really call it romantic? Actually, a recent study by Craigslist says yes.
The Guardian Angels have descended on the CTA Green Line ‘L’ in Oak Park, since five women have been beaten or robbed in recent weeks.
A minor derailment caused major delays on the Red, Brown and Purple ‘L’ lines Tuesday morning.
Cubs manager Mike Quade has won the respect of a sports columnist in Des Moines for choosing the ‘L’ as his mode of transportation to work.
Chicago Transit Authority President Rich Rodriguez apologized Thursday after many CTA trains were delayed or crowded to capacity when commuters began returning to work in the wake of this week’s blizzard.
Red Line ‘L’ passengers were delayed Tuesday morning, after a person was seen on the tracks at the Granville stop in Edgewater.
The CTA’s newest ‘L’ cars are on the move again.
The last major holdout among cell phone firms has signed a contract with CTA to hook up reception in its two major subways.
Riding the Loop ‘L’ this weekend could leave you a bit disoriented.