Amtrak Passenger Shoots Train Conductor In NapervilleOfficers found the shooting suspect being held down by fellow passengers.
All Aboard "The Joliet Rocket!"Preparations are underway for an event that gives participants the chance to ride a vintage train from Joliet to downtown Chicago.
CTA Offers Free Rides On New Year's Eve For Another YearThe Chicago Transit Authority announced Wednesday they will continue their free ride program on New Years Eve in partnership with MillerCoors's Miller Lite.
Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Metra Train In Mount ProspectA person was fatally struck by a Metra train Thursday morning in northwest suburban Mount Prospect.
Man Found Near Tracks In West Chatham Was Fatally Struck By TrainA pedestrian was fatally struck by a train Saturday afternoon in the West Chatham neighborhood on the South Side, an autopsy has determined.
CTA Budget: No Fare Hikes Or Service Cuts Planned In 2017The Chicago Transit Authority will go an eighth straight year without raising fares or cutting service, according to the agency’s 2017 budget.
Woman Sexually Assaulted On Red Line TrainThe incident occurred around 11 p.m. June 16 on a train near the Wilson stop in the 4600 block of North Broadway.
South Shore Service Disrupted By Freight Accident
Metra Train Fatally Strikes Pedestrian In LisleInbound train No. 1272 struck a pedestrian just east of the Lisle station just after 4 p.m., Metra spokeswoman Meg Reile said. Officials said the pedestrian had died.
Person Fatally Struck By Metra Train In Northwest SuburbsOutbound train No. 615, which left Chicago at 11:30 a.m. and was scheduled to arrive in Harvard at 1:20 p.m., struck the pedestrian a few minutes before 1 p.m. in Woodstock.
Someone You Should Know: Replica Train Maker David KlokeCBS 2's Harry Porterfield introduces us to a Chicago area man who is recreating the locomotive that carried Abraham Lincoln's body from Washington to Springfield 150 years ago.
Train Carrying Crude Oil Derails Near Galena, Ill.According to railroad officials, the train derailed around 1:20 p.m. Thursday in a rural area where the Galena River meets the Mississippi.
The CTA Will Let You Rent 'L' TrainsIf you want to board an L train without worrying it will be filled with manspreading bros (or if you want to board an L train and not feel guilty about manspreading), there's a solution: rent your own.
Dogs And Cats, Riding Trains Together? Not Mass Hysteria To MetraThe suburban commuter rail agency is considering allowing small pets on weekends on the Rock Island Line, with some conditions.
You Should Take Your Pants Off And Ride 'The L'If you've always wanted to ride a CTA train without any pants on, here's your chance. And you won't even get kicked off (or arrested).