Man Pushed In Front Of Train Fatally Struck At 87th Street CTA Red Line StopFor the second time in two months, a man is dead after being pushed in front of a CTA train in Chicago.
Audit Finds CTA Red, Blue Line Trains Are Not Being Cleaned ProperlyAn audit was conducted just last week – providing a sampling of how CTA cleaning crews clean Red and Blue line train cars.
Violent Crime Consistent On CTA Compared With Before Stay-At-Home OrderHigh-profile violent crimes plagued Chicago Transit Authority property in the weeks leading up to the coronavirus pandemic, but since then, CTA ridership has plummeted. So what about the violent crime?
3 Injured, 1 Flees Scene After Car Hits Green Line Support Pole In West Garfield ParkA car slammed into a support column on the Green Line ‘L’ tracks in the West Garfield Park neighborhood Wednesday evening.
Man Found Injured On Red Line TracksA man is recovering in the hospital after he was found on the Red Line tracks on the city's South Side.
SWAT Team Called For Man With Knife On Red Line Tracks At 79th Street; Trains, Dan Ryan Shut Down For HoursThe Red Line south of Garfield Boulevard and the Dan Ryan Expressway were both shut down Saturday as a police SWAT team responded for a man with a knife on the tracks at 79th Street.
Lukasz Strok, 29, Charged In Connection With CTA Bus Crash In The LoopA Chicago man was charged in a collision that caused a CTA bus to crash into a bank in The Loop on Thursday.
Police Watchdog Agency Releases New Videos Of Officer Shooting Ariel Roman At Red Line StationThe videos include a longer version of the infamous cell phone video showing Officer Melvina Bogard shooting Ariel Roman in the stomach and lower at the Grand Red Line station on Feb. 28.
CTA Blue Line Service Halted On Far Northwest Side Due To 'Track Condition'CTA Blue Line service was suspended between O’Hare and Jefferson Park Tuesday afternoon, due to what the agency called a “track condition.”
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.