Russia Brown, a CTA bus driver who is a trans man, will be able to receive top surgery for transitioning after the CTA changed its insurance policy.Provided

Trans CTA Worker Will Be Able To Get Surgery To Transition After CTA Changes Insurance Policy

"In a company of 11,000 people, I was able to help change this policy for the better — and that feels really good,” said the bus driver.

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Jerry Garcia-Themed Jazz Venue To Open In Early 2020 In West Loop

The West Loop venue will be themed around Garcia, who died in 1995 at age 53, and will be a seated, traditional jazz club with performances six nights a week.

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Whitney Young Teacher Carjacked Outside High School Tuesday Morning

A teenager got into the teacher's car around 8 a.m., took her purse and phone and then stole the car.

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Here’s A List Of What Lori Lightfoot Pledged To Tackle As Chicago’s New Mayor

Lori Lightfoot laid out an ambitious plan to take on some of Chicago's biggest issues.