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A camera inside a room that CTA workers say is sometimes used to change clothing. (CBS)

Lawsuit Accuses CTA Of Filming Employees Changing Clothes

Five CTA current and former employees have sued the agency, claiming it placed hidden cameras in an area used as a changing room at a station on the Green Line, and recorded them undressing last year.

04/11/2014

A CTA train. (CBS)

CTA Trains Delayed By Extreme Cold

CTA Purple Line service is resuming after Monday’s frigid weather shut it down for about an hour and caused delays on multiple other train lines during the morning commute.

01/06/2014

James Whiteside (Credit: Chicago Police)

Man Charged In Two Sexual Assaults

A Lincoln Park man has been charged in connection with two sexual assaults that allegedly took place Friday – one against an elderly woman near Midway International Airport, and in a separate attack hours earlier in the Montclare neighborhood.

12/30/2013

The Orange Line's Midway stop. (CBS)

Person Of Interest Questioned In Sexual Assault Of Woman Near Midway

The victim was getting into her vehicle in a secure parking lot in the 4600 block of West 59th Street after exiting the Orange Line train when a man who said he had handgun forced her into the vehicle about 4:15 p.m.

12/29/2013

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Police Warn Residents About Orange Line Robberies

Police are warning residents about a pair of robberies near CTA Orange Line stations on the Southwest Side over the past week.

10/19/2013

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

CTA To Refurbish Aging Rail Cars On Orange, Brown Lines

CTA is preparing to spend $166 million to upgrade a group of ‘L’ cars that won’t be around for long after they’re rehabbed.

08/16/2013

The CTA station at Midway Airport. (Credit: CBS)

Two Passersby Help Woman Escape From Rape Attempt Near Midway

Two good samaritans were able to help an 18-year-old woman fight off a man who tried to rape her near Midway International Airport earlier this week.

08/15/2013

Brown Line, Wells Street Bridge

Wells Street Bridge Reconstruction To Disrupt CTA Service

The second phase of reconstruction of the Wells Street Bridge begins Friday night.

04/24/2013

Police describe the man as white, between 55-60 years old, 5-foot-7 to 5-foot-8 with white hair. He was wearing a tan jacket and black shoes. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Teen Girl Assaulted On Orange Line Train

Police are looking for a man who allegedly approached a teen girl and fondled her on an Orange Line train last week.

01/19/2013

An Orange Line train derailed near Midway Airport. (CBS)

CTA Train Derails Near Midway Airport, Two Workers Hurt

Two CTA employees were injured when an Orange Line train derailed in a train yard near Midway Airport early today.

11/09/2012

Granville Red Line Stop

CTA Construction Means More Delays, Station Closings

Construction work means delays and station closings for CTA ‘L’ riders in the Loop and at one north side Red Line station.

06/02/2012

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

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

CTA Train Car

Teen Sues CTA Over Guard Who Allegedly Abused Him

A teenager who claims he was sexually abused by a CTA security guard at an Orange Line stop last year is suing the guard, the CTA and the transit agency’s security companies.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2012

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

(Photo Credit: Tim Boyle/ Getty Images)

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 Pink Line Train

Orange, Pink Line Trains Rerouted In Loop On Sunday

Orange and Pink Line trains will be rerouted Downtown Sunday for structural maintenance work in the Loop.

08/28/2011

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