Man Pushed In Front Of Train, Killed At Jackson Red Line StopA man is dead after being pushed in front of an oncoming train on the Red Line subway downtown late Tuesday afternoon, police said.
With Ridership Down 82% During Coronavirus Pandemic, Why Is CTA Running On Normal Schedule?The Chicago Transit Authority told CBS 2 that overall ridership is down 82 percent – a drop from 68 percent overall ridership two weeks ago – in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
Union Says Social Distancing Is Not Happening On CTAWhile social distancing rules forbid groups of 10 or more, drivers cannot pass up passengers just because there are more than 10 people on a bus.
CTA Bus Driver, Rail Operator Each Test Positive For CoronavirusTwo Chicago Transit Authority employees – a bus driver and a train operator – have tested positive for coronavirus.
Men Pull Guns, Fire At Each Other On Red Line At 79th StreetTwo men fired guns at each other on a CTA Red Line train at 79th Street Tuesday afternoon.
CTA Bus Drivers Demand More Protection During Coronavirus PandemicWhile the advice is to stay at home during the coronavirus pandemic, not everyone has that option.
Red Line Trains Rerouted to 'L' Due To Unauthorized Person On TracksCTA Red Line trains were rerouted to the elevated lines between the Fullerton and Cermak-Chinatown stops Sunday night due to an “unauthorized person” on the tracks at Grand.
Man Stabbed At Jackson Red Line StationPolice were looking for an assailant Tuesday evening after a man was stabbed at the Jackson Red Line stop in the Loop.
Metra Says It's Making Extra Cleaning Efforts To Combat Spread Of Coronavirus, CTA Says It Cleans Rigorously As It isMetra is paying special attention to certain surfaces on its trains to combat spread of coronavirus, while the Chicago Transit Authority emphasized that it cleans its vehicles and stations rigorously as it is.
Use-Of-Force Experts Raise Alarm About Police Shooting Man At Grand Avenue Red Line StopA disturbing cellphone video has been viewed nearly 2 million times since Friday afternoon, when a Chicago Police officer shot a man during a struggle at the Grand Avenue Red Line station. CBS 2 Investigator Megan Hickey reviewed the video Monday with some use-of-force experts.
CTA To Test Back-Door Entry On 2 South Side-To-Downtown Bus RoutesThe Chicago Transit Authority on Monday announced plans to allow passengers to board buses through the back door.
Police: Red Line Rerouted To Loop When Naked Man Gets On TrainRed Line service was rerouted to the Loop ‘L’ Sunday evening after a man got on a train naked on the Near North Side.
Suspect Arrested In Loop CTA Tunnel Shooting That Killed 1, Wounded 2A suspect has been arrested in connection with a shooting that left one person dead and two injured in a Loop CTA tunnel this week.
After Latest Shooting In Subway Downtown, Worries On The Rise About Crime On CTA At All Times Of DayChicago Police said Monday afternoon they have good leads in their investigation of an overnight shooting that killed one man and wounded two others in a passageway between two CTA Loop subway stations.
Blue, Pink Line Service Briefly Disrupted Due To 'Police Activity' DowntownBlue Line CTA train service was halted from Wicker Park through downtown to the Near West Side Thursday evening, due to police activity at Clark and Lake downtown.