F train

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

Subway Delays

Manhole Fire, Delays, Malfunctioning Doors Plague Subway System All At Once

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.

12/11/2014

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

B, Q And F Train Service To Be Suspended For 10 Days In Southern Brooklyn

Subway service on the B, Q and F trains in southern Brooklyn will be suspended for 10 days beginning Friday, as crews replace switches and conduct other maintenance.

11/20/2014

A drill bit plowed through a subway tunnel in Long Island City, Queens on Thursday, Oct. 30. (Credit: MTA)

MTA Exec Blames Contractors’ Stupidity For Drill Bit Accident In Subway

A Metropolitan Transportation Authority official said the “stupidity” of contracted workers led to a giant drill bit piercing the ceiling of a subway tunnel in Queens last month.

11/18/2014

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Police Searching For Alleged Park Slope Cell Phone Snatchers

Police are searching for two female suspects who allegedly snatched a cell phone from a woman’s hands as she sat on the subway in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

11/16/2014

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Man Caught On Video Slapping Woman On F Train Claims He Acted In Self-Defense

The man who was caught on video slapping a woman on the F train after she allegedly taunted him and hit him with heel claims he did it in self-defense.

11/13/2014

F Train Brawl

Charges Dropped For Man Allegedly Seen Slapping Woman In F Train Brawl

Charges have been dropped against a man who allegedly slapped a woman during a fight on the F Train this past weekend.

11/12/2014

F Train Brawl

Man Seen Slapping Woman In F Train Brawl That Shocks Commuters

Imagine sitting on a subway train minding your own business, when an argument suddenly turns into a violent brawl. That exact scenario played out on an F Train this past weekend.

11/10/2014

A drill bit plowed through a subway tunnel in Long Island City, Queens on Thursday, Oct. 30. (Credit: MTA)

MTA Investigating Drill Bit Accident In Queens Subway Tunnel

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is trying to get to the bottom of a bizarre accident after a construction drill pierced a subway tunnel in Queens and brushed against a crowded train car.

10/31/2014

Surveillance images of two suspects in a string of robberies on the F Train in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

2 Suspects Wanted In String Of Robberies On F Train In Queens

Police on Monday were seeking two suspects in a string of robberies on the F Train in Jamaica, Queens.

10/20/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect police believe stole shoes from women's feet at the West 8th Street-New York Aquarium subway station in Coney Island, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Stole Single Shoes Off Women’s Feet At Brooklyn Subway Stop

A search was under way Friday night for a suspect in the theft of single shoes right from women’s feet on the stairs to an elevated subway station in Coney Island, Brooklyn.

10/10/2014

Man wanted for assault on F Train. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Assaults Deaf And Mute Subway Rider In Brooklyn

The victim was on the southbound F Train when the suspect walked over to him and hit him several times in the face, police said.

07/16/2014

Police said Kah-yon Reynolds, 3, got onto a subway train at the Smith-9th Streets station in Brooklyn with his grandfather. Kah-yon was reported missing when his grandfather allegedly fell asleep and the boy was later found in Newark. (Credit: CBS 2)

Grandfather Who Lost Toddler On “F” Train Charged

Wiley Reynolds, 49, is facing charges for failing to exercise control of a minor.

06/29/2014

Police said Kah-yon Reynolds, 3, got onto a subway train at the Smith-9th Streets station in Brooklyn with his grandfather. Kah-yon was reported missing when his grandfather allegedly fell asleep and the boy was later found in Newark. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: Boy, 3, Found In Newark After Grandfather Loses Him On Subway In Brooklyn

A 3-year-old boy was found safe in Newark Friday evening, hours after vanishing when his grandfather got on a subway train in Brooklyn with him and fell asleep, police said.

06/27/2014

FILE -- People wait for a train in Brooklyn. (credit: Getty Images)

Straphangers Campaign Report: Subway Delay Alerts Jumped 35% In 2 Years

The number of alerts issued about MTA subway delays has jumped 35 percent in the past two years, according to a report released Tuesday by a watchdog group.

05/06/2014

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