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CTA Going After Parents of Taggers

The CTA is filing lawsuits against vandals and their parents to recoup the cost of vandalism.

West Rogers Park »

Driver Fractures Man's Skull While Parking, Drives Away, Prosecutors Say

The man left the scene after hitting a pedestrian while parallel parking on Devon, prosecutors said.

Bucktown »

Blue Line Construction Between Western and Damen Enters Second Weekend

The "L" improvements will shut down service between the stations in Bucktown and Wicker Park.

O'Hare »

O'Hare Blue Line Crash Caused $9.1 Million in Damages: NTSB Report

The preliminary report released Monday also confirmed the operator said she fell asleep at the helm.

O'Hare »

CTA Moves to Fire Train Operator in Blue Line O'Hare Crash

The agency on Friday also said it is implementing new limits on how long its train operators can work.

O'Hare »

CTA: O'Hare Blue Line Service to Resume Sunday

Crews have been working around the clock to repair the damaged O'Hare station.

Near West Side »

Rahm, Danny Davis Cheer Expansion of Ex-Offender Programs

Mayor Rahm Emanuel said the Chicago Housing Authority would also launch a re-entry program for felons.

O'Hare »

CTA Officials: O'Hare Blue Line Station to Reopen This Weekend

CTA officials announced the train involved in Monday's crash was removed earlier today.

O'Hare »

O'Hare Derailment Video Surfaces as Operator Admits She Fell Asleep

The video shows the train leaving the tracks and two startled men scrambling to get away.

O'Hare »

Blue Line Tracks at O'Hare Had Working Automatic Brakes, Investigators Say

On Tuesday, multiple lawsuits were filed in connection with the crash.

O'Hare »

CTA Operator Who Crashed Train Was 'Very Tired,' Possibly Nodded Off: Union

The early morning crash injured 35 people when the Blue Train raced up an escalator at the airport.

Armour Square »

Sox-35th Red Line Stop Art to be a 'Celebration' for Baseball Fans

Artist Paula Henderson will bring her colorful, abstract work to the Sox-35th Street "L" stop.

Logan Square »

Blue Line Closures Slow Down, but Don't Worry Those Bound for O'Hare

The first of several weekend station shutdowns to improve service on the Blue Line began this weekend.

Downtown »

New Ventra Deadlines Set by CTA; Transition to be Complete by July 1

Chicago Cards, magnetic-strip cards won't be sold after May 1, can't be reloaded after June 1.

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