Orange Line

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

CTA Train (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA Puts Yellow, Orange Line Extensions On Hold

The Chicago Transit Authority is putting two proposed rapid transit extensions on hold as it tries to cope with its latest financial crisis.

WBBM Newsradio–07/11/2011

(Photo Credit: Tim Boyle/ Getty Images)

CTA Provides Shuttle, Bus Service For Chicago Auto Show

The CTA will operate special shuttle buses for people attending the 2011 Chicago Auto Show, and will provide service during all show hours on three regular bus routes.

02/12/2011

CTA Train Car

CTA Security Guard Rubbed Genitals Against Teen’s Feet

A security guard contracted by the CTA handcuffed and sexually abused a teenage boy who jumped a turnstile on the Orange Line over the weekend, Cook County prosecutors said Thursday.

02/10/2011

File Photo (Mario Tama/ Getty Images)

Equipment Problems Cause Orange Line Service Interruption

CHICAGO (STMW) – Equipment problems on the CTA Orange Line Saturday evening has led to some delays and reroutes.

12/18/2010

Silhouette Of Firefighter. File Photo. (Nate Azark/WBBM)

CTA: Defective Door Prompts Fire Crews To Respond

Fire officials remain at a CTA station following a fire on an Orange Line train.

11/04/2010

CTA turnstiles

Signal Work To Reroute Loop ‘L’ Trains

CTA riders on the Brown, Orange and Green lines may experience delays in the Loop this weekend as upgrades continue on the signal system.

11/04/2010

CTA train (CBS file)

New CTA Cars Begin Orange Line Test

New cars’ power system means no mix-and-matching.

WBBM Newsradio–10/25/2010

Red Line Train

CTA Work To Reroute Loop Trains, Blue And Red Lines

CHICAGO (STMW) – Track construction beginning this weekend on the South and West Sides as well as downtown will reroute some CTA trains, and riders are advised to allow extra travel time. Green, Brown and […]

10/23/2010

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