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Gov. Andrew Cuomo offers update on Jan. 26, 2015 snowstorm (credit: CBS2)

New York City Subways Shut Down; Travel Ban In Effect On Local, State Roads

As a potentially historic blizzard swept the Tri-State Area Monday, New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday afternoon that the entire New York City subway system and other MTA transportation will shut down at 11 p.m., and roads in 13 counties will be shut down to all but emergency vehicles.

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Morning Snow

States Of Emergency Declared As Tri-State Area Braces For Massive Snowstorm

The Tri-State area is bracing for a “crippling and potentially historic” storm that could bury communities in up to 2 or more feet of snow.

6 hours ago

The MTA board meets on Jan. 22, 2015. (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

MTA Board Votes To Raise Fares And Tolls

The cost of your commute is going up. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority board voted Thursday to raise fares and tolls.

01/22/2015

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No. 7 Train Suspended West Of Queensboro Plaza For Next 4 Weekends

Riders of the No. 7 train will need to plan for a detour this weekend, and for the next four weekends to come.

01/16/2015

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Here We Go Again: MTA Board To Vote On Potential Fare Hikes On Jan. 22

Whether you travel by road or rail, your commute could soon get more expensive.

01/14/2015

FILE -- Union Square subway station (Credit: Getty Images)

Man Critical After Being Struck By Subway Train

The incident happened at Seventh Avenue and West 18th Street.

01/10/2015

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Bronx Woman Arrested, Charged With Assault On MTA Bus

A Bronx woman has been arrested and charged with assault after hitting another woman on a Bronx MTA bus.

01/07/2015

B46 bus crash in East Flatbush (Credit: @NYScanner)

Crash Involving MTA Bus Injures 25 People In Brooklyn

The accident involving the B46 bus happened at Utica Avenue and Clarendon Road just before 4:30 p.m.

01/07/2015

The FDNY was called to Penn Station on Wednesday, Jan. 7 for a smoke condition. (Credit: Gina Herold)

Firefighters Sent To Penn Station For Smoke Condition

Firefighters were sent to Penn Station late Wednesday afternoon, after smoke filled an electrical room.

01/07/2015

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MTA To Launch Campaign Aimed At Curbing ‘Manspreading’ On Public Transit

Sitting on a crowded subway can be a lesson in sharing. Each person is allotted 17.5 inches — the width of an average seat. But for some, that’s simply not enough.

01/05/2015

Surveillance image of a suspect who police said attacked a subway worker on the southbound D train platform at the Tremont Avenue station in the Bronx on Dec. 23, 2014. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Cop Questioned After Subway Worker Is Roughed Up In The Bronx

An NYPD officer was being questioned Thursday night, after a subway worker was roughed up on a Bronx train platform.

12/31/2014

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

Despite Overhaul Bronx Subway Station Poses Challenges To Wheelchair Bound Riders

The MTA recently updated a Bronx subway station to help disabled commuters. The project was part of a multi-million dollar overhaul.

12/26/2014

The 86th Street station cavern mezzanine level slab, looking north on Oct. 13, 2014. (credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority/Patrick Cashin)

Second Avenue Subway Hits Key Milestone With Completion Of 86th Street Station Shell

The cavern for the 86th Street station was completed on time, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced Thursday.

12/18/2014

FILE - People ride the subway into Manhattan during the morning commute. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

MTA Report: 25 Percent Of All Subway Trains Are At Least 5 Minutes Late

If you feel like you are always waiting way too long for the subway, you are not wrong.

12/15/2014

Crews work to re-rail an F train that derailed on Friday, May 2, 2014. 
(credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority/Patrick Cashin/Flickr)

MTA Calls For Disciplinary Action In Queens F Train Derailment Back In May

An official report Friday said multiple track defects were to blame for a derailment on the F Train in Queens this past spring, which left 30 riders and two employees injured.

12/12/2014

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