7 Line

A No. 7 train arrives at the new 34th Street-Hudson Yards Station on Dec. 20, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller)

Straphangers Board Buses As MTA Works On ‘7’ Line All Weekend

The “7” subway line is suspended this weekend between Times Square in Manhattan and 74th Street-Broadway in Queens.

05/31/2014

A subway train at 42nd Street - Times Square - Jan. 28, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

7 Train Service Fully Restored After Signal Problem Suspends Trains During Evening Rush

Around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, the entire 7 line was shut down in both directions from Manhattan to Queens after a power outage caused signal problems throughout the line.

02/20/2013

The subway on Nov. 1, 2012. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork.com)

Weekend Subway Service Changes Make For Commuter Frustration

Service changes on multiple subway lines might make your weekend commute a little more complicated.

01/12/2013

7 Train (credit: CBS 2) | Subway shove suspect (credit: DCPI)

Woman In Custody In Death Of Man Shoved In Front Of Subway Train

Police had a woman in custody Saturday in the death of a business owner who was shoved in front of a subway train in Queens.

12/29/2012

7 Train Suspension

Neighbors Furious At Plan To Halt Weekend 7 Line Service In Queens

Queens residents will have to find another way to get around, as the Metropolitan Transportation Authority begins scheduled service disruptions on the 7 Subway line.

12/29/2012

A tunnel boring machine from the East Side Access project emerges in Sunnyside, Queens (file / credit: MTA)

MTA Completes Tunnel Boring On East Side Access

A fleet of massive tunneling machines that has spent 4 1/2 years digging 13 miles of new train tubes deep beneath New York City finally fell silent this week after the last of the monsters finished its mission.

07/26/2012

Construction worker Michael Simmermeyer was killed in a crane collapse between 33rd and 34th streets on the east side of 11th Avenue. (credit: Personal Photo | background: CBS 2)

Crane Involved In Deadly Manhattan Collapse Was Due To Be Inspected Thursday

The MTA said that all work on the site of the crane collapse has been suspended until further notice as officials from the Department of Buildings, OSHA, NYPD and the District Attorney’s office investigate.

04/04/2012

Commuters step off the subway (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

City Council Warns Transportation Bill In DC Could Hurt NYC Commuters

The bill in Congress could cut close to $1 billion in MTA funding. City Council members say that would mean many of the improvement projects that are planned would be stopped short and straphangers could end up paying the difference.

03/14/2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg with anchor Michael Wallace in WCBS Newsradio 880 Studio 11A - New York, NY - Dec 8, 2011 (credit: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880)

Mayor Michael Bloomberg Talks Cabs, Education, More In Interview At WCBS 880’s New Studios

Bloomberg visited WCBS Newsradio 880’s new studios at 345 Hudson Street this morning and participated in an extensive interview with anchors Michael Wallace and Pat Carroll, as well as veteran political reporter Rich Lamb.

12/08/2011