Driver Keeps Going As Police Try To Pull Him Over, Hits Brown Line Train In Albany ParkCTA Brown Line service was halted between the Kimball and Southport stops Saturday evening due to a collision with a car near the Francisco station.
Man, 19, Charged With Robbing Teen On Blue Line Train DowntownA Rogers Park teen was charged Monday with robbing another teenage boy on the Blue Line subway downtown.
Man Charged With Murder Of Mamadou Balde; Police Say Ryan Munn Pushed Former Marine In Front Of CTA TrainPolice said Mamadou Balde was on the platform around 5:15 p.m., when 18-year-old Ryan Munn and two other assailants came up to him.
CTA Machinist Dies Of COVID-19Antonio Martinez, a machinist at the CTA's heavy maintenance facility in Skokie, had worked for the agency for 14 years, according to a statement.
CBS 2 Investigators: How Are CTA Buses And Trains Being Cleaned For COVID-19?To protect passengers from COVID-19, which can live on surfaces, all CTA trains, buses and facilities are being cleaned. And while the CTA said its cleaning methods are some of the most rigorous in the nation, CBS 2 found New York, which does similar cleaning, has now added an additional step with its metropolitan transportation office buildings and subway trains.
Coronavirus In Chicago: City, CTA, CPS To Get More Than $1.5 Billion Combined In Federal COVID-19 Relief FundsWhile the amount of federal funding coming to the city has yet to be finalized, the mayor’s financial team said it’s highly likely Chicago will need additional assistance from Congress, due to the economic toll the pandemic has taken.
CTA To Allow Rear Door Boarding On Buses; Drivers May Skip Stops If Buses Get Crowded To Limit Spread Of CoronavirusFare card readers also will be moved to the rear doors of buses. If a bus does not have a fare card reader at the rear door, passengers won't have to pay their fare.
2 Injured After Gun Accidentally Discharged Near Belmont CTA Station; Brown, Red Line Delays ExpectedTwo people were injured in an accidental shooting near the Belmont CTA station Thursday morning.
Man Shoved In Front Of Train, Killed At Jackson Red Line Stop Identified As Mamadou BaldeWe now know the identity of the man who died after he was pushed into the path of a CTA train this week.
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.
CTA Bus Driver Attacked, Causing Bus To Swerve Onto SidewalkA CTA bus driver was attacked near 94th and Ashland.
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.