CTA Bus Driver in Critical Condition After Being Shot in the Jaw

CTA Bus Driver in Critical Condition After Being Shot in the Jaw

A 34-year-old CTA bus driver was physically attacked and shot in the jaw around 9 p.m. on Sept. 4, 2021, according to the Chicago Police Department. The incident occurred about one block west of Millenium Park at Washington Street and Garland. According to WGN 9, fire officials stated the incident happened near the Chicago Cultural […]

Train Derails in Chicago

Train Derails in Chicago

The Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) had one of its trains derail during the early hours of Jan. 23, 2021. The Blue Line train derailed around 1:50 a.m. CST near the 4600 Block of West Montrose Avenue — right in the middle of the Kennedy. First responders were able to help escort the passengers off of […]

California Teachers’ Union Challenge Before Supreme Court

California Teachers’ Union Challenge Before Supreme Court

On Monday, Jan. 11, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear a major challenge to how labor unions for public employees operate. The specific issue before the Supreme Court involves California’s largest teachers’ union and could affect how public employee unions operate nationwide. Recognizing the implications of the issue, the court is devoting 80 minutes, versus […]