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.
4 Injured When CTA Bus Slams Into Tree On Lake Shore DriveFour people were rushed to the hospital Monday afternoon after a Chicago Transit Authority bus crashed into a tree on North Lake Shore Drive.
The Mystery Of The Missing Bus BenchThe weekend after the bench was removed, people brought out their own chairs and sat inside the bus shelter.
Blue Line Trains Resume Normal Service After Reports Of Gas Leak In Downtown SubwayThe CTA has resumed normal service on the Blue Line downtown, after trains were halted for about an hour as firefighters investigated reports of a gas leak.
All Clear After Clark/Lake Station Evacuated, Loop CTA Trains Halted Due To Unfounded ThreatA threat prompted authorities to evacuate the busy Clark/Lake CTA ‘L’ station late Wednesday afternoon.
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."
CTA Violent Crime Back To Normal Levels After July Spike; Overall Rate Remains HighViolent crime on the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) has returned to normal rates after the most violent month on Chicago's public transit system in recent years.
The Pigeon Poop Station Saga: Bird Pooping On Lawmaker's Head Seems To Catch Local Leaders' AttentionCBS 2's video showed a pigeon relieving itself on an Illinois lawmaker as he talked about a problem at the Irving Park Blue Line station. It got international attention, but more importantly, it seems to have caught the eye of leaders locally.
Blue Line From Rosemont To O'Hare To Stop Starting Next FridayAccording to the Chicago Transit Authority, there will be a nine-day suspension of service between the Rosemont and O'Hare stations. That's for work track and signal work in that zone. The stoppage is set to start at 10 p.m. on September 27.
CTA Red Line Trains Rerouted Because Of Person On The TracksTrains are being rerouted to the elevated lines between Fullerton and Cermak Chinatown.
State Rep. Searches For Funds To Clean Up Irving Park 'Pigeon Poop Station,' Gets Pooped On During InterviewTalk about dumb luck during a Morning Insiders interview – near a very busy Chicago Transit Authority stop nicknamed the “pigeon poop station.”
Blue Line Service Partially Halted For Hours After Person Is Hit, Killed By TrainChicago Transit Authority Blue Line service was suspended for hours Sunday night, after someone was hit and killed by a train.
CTA Offering Pregnant Riders 'Baby On Board' Buttons So Riders Give Them A SeatIt’s the CTA’s way of encouraging riders to show courtesy to pregnant women riding trains and buses.
Police Search For Assailant After Stabbing At Rosemont Gas StationPolice in northwest suburban Rosemont were investigating a stabbing at a gas station Wednesday evening.
Woman Found Dead On Red Line Tracks At RooseveltPolice said a 35-year-old woman was found on the tracks, under a rail, and showed signs of electrocution.