5 train

NYC subway No. 5 train

Person Struck By Train At Bowling Green Station

The Metropolitan Transit Authority said a man apparently walked into the side of a departing 5 train at the Bowling Green station.

06/06/2013

(credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

MTA Releases App With Real-Time Subway Countdown Clocks

You can now find out when the next subway train will arrive simply by looking at your smartphone.

12/28/2012

Doreen Winkler and Victor Samuel were honored Tuesday for saving a man from nearly being hit by a subway train, and risking their own lives in doing so. (Credit: CBS 2)

Subway Heroes Honored For Rescuing Man Seconds Before Train Would Have Hit

Two people were honored Tuesday who had nothing in common except a fateful moment, and a heroic heart.

12/18/2012

FASTRACK Disruption (Credit: CBS 2)

MTA Increases Frequency Of L Trains, But FASTRACK To Cause Disruptions This Week

Starting this weekend, the MTA has stepped up the frequency of L Trains by adding 98 more round trips a week. But it’s not all good news for mass-transit riders. The Lexington Avenue subway line will be hit with major service disruptions this week.

06/10/2012

A 2 Train at 96th Street - New York, NY - May 9, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Report: Signal, Mechanical Problems Cause Most Subway Alerts

A new report from the Straphangers Campaign cites signal and mechincal problems for about 2/3 of subway alerts in 2011.

05/09/2012

(credit: CBS 2)

Family Mourns Loss Of Bronx Woman Struck And Killed By Subway Train

There were tissues and tears Thursday among the loved ones of the victim, Fatoumata Diallo. The 21-year-old attended the Borough of Manhattan Community College and hoped to become a doctor.

06/02/2011

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Survey Finds Subway Announcements Clear & Accurate Except When Faced With Delays

The results of a 2010 survey released by the Straphangers Campaign found basic announcements on subway cars were clear and not garbled 83 percent of the time.

03/30/2011

Generic Handgun File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Cops Arrest 16-Year-Old In ‘5’ Subway Shooting

Escorted out of the 47th Precinct stationhouse was 16-year-old Robert Denis, charged as an adult with murder, attempted murder, manslaughter and criminal possession of a firearm.

08/14/2007