Source: Motorman's Mistake, Over-Correction To Blame For Blue Line Derailment Near O'HareThe derailment of a CTA Blue Line train near O'Hare International Airport on Wednesday seems to have been the result of operator error, sources said, after the motorman apparently made a minor operating mistake, and over-corrected.
CTA Reports Blue Line Delays After Unauthorized Person On TracksCTA Blue Line trains are delayed after an earlier incident at the Jefferson Park station, officials reported.
New $17 Million Blue Line Belmont Station FinishedThe $17 million project began last May, as part of a $492 million modernization project along the O'Hare branch of the Blue Line, dubbed "Your New Blue."
Man Displays Knife At CTA Blue Line StopAn individual reported seeing a man display a knife to a CTA employee at the Irving Park Blue Line Platform.
WiFi Now Available At Clark And Lake Blue Line StationIn all, the CTA provides WiFi coverage across 22 miles of tunnels and platforms on the Red and Blue lines.
15-Year-Old Charged With Felony For CTA Blue Line RobberyA male offender, 15, was charged with felony robbery for an attack at a CTA Blue Line station Saturday morning.
Neighbors Notice Increased Police Presence Following Mob AttacksNeighbors say they've noticed more police presence following attacks along the Mag Mile last week and today at two CTA stations.
Man Attacked And Robbed By Teengers At Illinois Medical District CTA StationPolice say the 29-year-old victim was pummeled and kicked by a group of six to seven males in their teens.
Attack, Robbery By Group Of Teenagers Reported At CTA Blue Line PlatformA group of six to seven teenagers attacked and robbed a 29-year-old-victim at a Blue Line CTA train platform.
Crash Sends Tow Truck Into CTA Blue Line Station In Logan SquareA tow truck slammed into a CTA Blue Line train station after a crash involving another car in Logan Square.
Police Release Surveillance Photos Of Two Blue Line RobbersPolice are looking for two robbers targeting passengers on the CTA Blue Line, and hope surveillance images help them make arrests.
CTA Using New Seating Configuration On Blue Line TrainsThe CTA is using a new seat configuration on Blue Line trains, which is supposed to make rides more comfortable for passengers, especially compared to the seating arrangement on the Red Line.
Injured Deer Removed From CTA Tracks EuthanizedAccording to Chicago Animal Care and Control's medical evaluation, the deer had suffered multiple fractures, a severely broken leg and open wounds.
'I Was Afraid For His Life,' Good Samaritan Recounts Saving Man From CTA Blue Line Tracks In Logan SquareJessie Contreras saw an unconscious man fall off the platform and onto the train tracks. The train was just minutes away, but Contreras jumped onto the tracks.
Man Saved After Falling Onto CTA Blue Line Tracks In Logan SquareJessie Contreras was waiting for a train at the CTA Blue Line stop in Logan Square when he said he heard a “thud.”