Parolee Charged With Carrying Loaded Assault Rifle At CTA StationJordan Watkins, 29, faces one felony count each of unlawful use of a weapon by a parolee and armed habitual criminal, according to police.
Thompson Center Sale Hindered On CTA StationEmanuel says the state’s efforts to sell the Thompson Center are hampered by the question of what happens to the CTA Station on the property.
Police Trying To Identify Man Found Near Rogers Park Red Line StationThe man was unable to provide his name or home address when officers found him in the 1300 block of West Morse Avenue, according to an alert from police.
CTA Closes Madison/Wabash Loop Stop; South Shore Line Adding New Express TrainsThe CTA permanently closed its Madison/Wabash 'L' stop overnight. The station, built in 1896, was one of the oldest on the CTA elevated system. Demolition of the 118-year-old 'L' stop is the first step toward replacing it with a state-of-the-art station on Wabash between Madison and Washington.
Red Line, Purple Line Express Riders Face A Year Of Longer Morning CommutesStarting March 9, when the next phase of the CTA’s Wilson Station Reconstruction project begins, the westernmost of four tracks between Wilson and Belmont will be taken out of commission and the Purple Express trains that use it now will instead share a Red Line North track during the morning rush hour.
Damen Blue Line Station Reopens, Local Businesses Offer FreebiesThe Damen Blue Line station reopened early Monday after undergoing more than two months of renovations. The Wicker Park neighborhood station reopened at 4 a.m., right on schedule, according to the CTA.
Man Robbed, Raped Near CTA StationA 24-year-old man told police he was robbed and sexually assaulted at knifepoint near the North and Clybourne CTA station at 1 a.m. Tuesday.
Five Sickened By Diesel Fumes At O'Hare CTA StationFive CTA employees got nauseous and were taken to a hospital Thursday morning following a minor diesel fuel spill at the O’Hare Blue Line station.
Argyle Red Line Station Closing For 6 Weeks On Friday The North Side’s Argyle Red Line stop will close for up to six weeks starting Friday as crews work on long overdue repairs to the century-old station.
Two Hurt When Pickup Truck Crashes Into CTA StationTwo people were hurt Sunday night when a pickup truck crashed into a CTA Red Line station on the South Side.
National Guardsman Nabs Robbers At Subway StationA National Guardsman going to his job as a security guard single-handedly apprehended three robbers at a CTA subway station on Saturday, after they stole another passenger’s iPhone.
7 Teens Charged In Mob Beating In ChinatownSeven teenagers have been charged in the mob beating and robbery of an 18-year-old man in Chinatown.
Teen Stabbed During Fight At North Side CTA StationA teen was stabbed in the leg during a fight near a North Side CTA station.