The copper cable was stolen from the A line tracks near Howard Beach, the MTA said. As a result, service was suspended between Rockaway Boulevard and Broad Channel stations and replaced with shuttle buses during the morning rush.
A man has been arrested and charged in connection with a pair of slashing attacks on subway trains in Brooklyn this week.
Uptown Manhattan residents had more problems to deal with than the snow and the sloppy conditions Wednesday afternoon.
Police say a 28-year-old man is dead after he crashed his car into a support pillar for an elevated subway train in Queens.
The entire subway system was hit with numerous problems Thursday evening, from power outages and a manhole fire to doors that opened onto the tracks.
Some passengers stranded for hours on a freezing subway train during a 2010 blizzard are getting $2,500 from New York City’s transit agency.
The cartoonlike bronze sculptures that adorn the 14th Street-Eighth Avenue subway station were joined by a rogue addition by a different creator Friday morning, alluding to an infamous scandal surrounding the original artist.
The operator didn’t come to a stop until after the train passed the Spring Street station and saw the headlights of a downtown train at West 4th Street.
On Monday, a rat found its way onto an A Train heading from Manhattan to Brooklyn. A YouTube video showed passengers lifting up their legs and even standing up on the seats, and many of them screaming in horror.
Police on Thursday were asking the public to help find four suspects – only one of them identified – who are wanted in connection with three robberies in and around the 42nd Street-Port Authority Bus Terminal subway station.
Police on Wednesday released a surveillance video for a man who exposed himself to a woman at an elevated subway station in the Rockaways.
A shocking scene unfolded on a subway train in Far Rockaway, Queens, this week, when a man whipped out a gun and forced another man to the ground – all to help a woman in trouble.
Verizon Wireless customers can now use their cellphones in 35 of New York City’s underground subway stations.
Straphangers alerted the clerk at the station to try to stop the train, while others on the platform yelled at the man to lay down and stay low.
A suspect was being held Saturday for allegedly pushing a 72-year-old man onto the subway tracks at a stop in Harlem.