Morning rush commuters board a LIRR train in Mineola. (file/credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

LIRR Says Service Back To Normal Following Signal Problems

Good news for commuters Friday morning following the severe weather that impacted our area and caused major service disruptions on the Long Island Rail Road Thursday night.


NJ Transit Concourse at Penn Station - New York, NY (file / credit: Mario Tama/Gettty Images)

Sen. Mendendez Warns NJT Derailment Sign Of Trouble To Come

This morning’s commute was much smoother, with NJ Transit having recovered from this week’s derailment. But it might not be smooth for much longer.


Traffic Congestion (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Study: Long Commute Could Lead To Divorce, Separation

A new study suggests the time you’re spending on the roads and rails might be paving a path to separation or even divorce.


4 Train (Photo/Getty Images/File Photo)

Planned Work Forces Weekend Subway Line Changes

Planned work on the 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, E, B, D, F, M, L, N, Q, R, S lines could make for a confusing commute for New Yorkers and tourists alike.


Police said the tanker truck's driver was cut off prior to the crash. (credit: CBS 2)

Residents Relieved Tanker Crash On I-95 Wasn’t Worse

The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. Police said he lost control when another car cut him off.


Stranded commuters at the Port Washington Long Island Railroad station listen to announcements as service was suspended due to inclement weather, on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Snow Guide: Commuter Resources

It’s been a rough day for commuters Thursday following latest winter storm. Here are some helpful links and information so you can know the conditions before you hit the roads.


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Word Of The Day In Snowy Tri-State: Florida

Another storm bore down on the Tri-State area on Wednesday, bringing groans and the potential for as much as a foot of new snow to areas already buried by a winter that is on track to be the worst in years.


Subway (credit: CBS 2)

Brooklyn Subway Riders To Face Service Disruptions

The MTA was to begin the latest phase of the “Culver Viaduct Rehabilitation Project” on Monday.


Snow on the tracks at 34th Street-Penn Station (credit: CBS 2)

Snow Continues To Impact Subway, Bus Service In NYC

“We’re trying to dig out our stranded buses. We’re working very closely with the Department of Sanitation but many roads are still impassable,” said Deirdre Parker of New York City Transit.


NJ Transit train - File / Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

NJ Transit Will Honor Cross-Service Passes

With 12 to 18 inches expected to fall in New Jersey, NJ Transit said it’s taking steps to minimize delays and ensure service reliability throughout Sunday’s storm.


Prison (credit: AP)

NJ Man Released From Prison Day After Commutation

A Corrections Department spokeswoman says 27-year-old Brian Aitken, who was found with guns he’d purchased legally in Colorado, left Mid-State Correctional Facility Tuesday morning.


Rain, Sept. 27, 2010 (credit: CBS)

New Work Week Brings Rain To Parched Big Apple

Foggy conditions will continue through Monday night, along with evening rain and showers after midnight.

CBS New York–09/27/2010