Work Begins On CTA's $2 Billion Red & Purple Modernization ProjectThe CTA officially broke ground Wednesday on a huge new project to make the commute easier for riders who take the Red, Purple, or Brown lines on the North Side.
Brown Line And Purple Line Service Resumes After Apparent Train Collision Near SedgwickThe CTA said Brown and Purple line trains have stopped near the Sedgwick station, due to an "incident involving a train."
Pigeon Hitches A Ride On The Brown LineSometimes it's faster to take the train than fly to where you're going, even if you're a bird.
Police Seek Brown Line Robber Wearing Fur BoaChicago police are looking for a man wearing a fur boa.
Man Killed By CTA Train At Belmont; Service Disrupted More Than 2 HoursService on the Red, Brown, and Purple lines has been disrupted, after a train hit a person at the Belmont station Monday morning. CTA officials said passengers on the Red, Brown, and Purple lines should expect major delays Monday morning.
Brown Line Doors Open Doors Prior to Train Arriving At CTA PlatformPassengers who take Chicago's "L" trains expect a platform to be waiting when the doors open, but that wasn't the case for CTA Brown Line riders on one train Monday afternoon.
Demolition Work To Begin In Lakeview For CTA 'Flyover' ProjectThe elevated structure would separate Brown Line tracks from Red and Purple Line tracks just north of Belmont, eliminating a bottleneck for CTA trains, and speeding up the commute on the North Side.
Body Removed From CTA Tracks at BelmontBrown Line trains were only operating between Kimball and Southport and between Fullerton and the Loop. Purple Line Express service was fully suspended.
Woman Charged With Robbing 81-Year-Old Man On Brown LineVictoria Dollarson was charged with a felony count of robbery in which the victim was 60 or older, according to Chicago Police.
Suspect Robs Elderly Man, Who Tumbles Down CTA StaircasePolice are searching for a suspect who violently robbed an elderly man of his cellphone Monday night on a Brown Line platform in the Loop.
Police: Man Found Dead On Brown Line Tracks At AddisonA man was found dead on the Brown Line tracks early Tuesday on the North Side, police said.
Normal Service Resumes On Red, Brown, Purple Lines After Body Found On TracksAccording to the Fire Department, the body of a 20-year-old man was found on the 'L' tracks just south of Fullerton around 6:30 a.m.
Service Resuming After Signal Problems Hamper CTA In LoopA signal problem near the Clark/Lake station has disrupted or delayed service on the Brown, Pink, Orange, Green and Purple lines.
CTA Gets $1.1 Billion In Federal Funds For Red, Brown, Purple LinesPresident Barack Obama has approved nearly $1.1 billion in federal grant funding for the CTA to improve sections of the Red, Brown, and Purple lines on the North Side.
Vehicle Struck By Brown Line Train On Northwest SideA vehicle was struck by a Brown Line train Monday afternoon on the Northwest Side.