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MTA police officers keep watch during the morning commute in Grand Central Terminal on April 16, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Authorities: Canada Terror Plot Targeted Train To New York

Officials have said the transportation sector, including U.S. railways, remain attractive targets for al-Qaeda.

04/23/2013

MTA police officers keep watch during the morning commute in Grand Central Terminal on April 16, 2013. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NYC Security Remains Tight In Wake Of Boston Marathon Bombings

There is once again a high terror alert in New York City. Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said Tuesday they are taking no chances that an attack similar to the Boston Marathon bombings could happen here.

04/16/2013

Final Blasting of East Side Access (credit: MTA)

WATCH: Earth Under Manhattan Goes Kaboom For Final Blast Of East Side Access

The MTA says over 857,000 cubic yards of rock have been removed to create the new caverns and tunnels under Manhattan.

04/09/2013

Citi Field (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) /Yankee Stadium (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Historic Day For Opening Day Baseball In New York

Back in 1956, the Dodgers and the Giants both played host on Opening Day.

04/01/2013

Tiffany clock at Grand Central Terminal (credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Inaccessible New York: Behind The Scenes At Grand Central Terminal

As we continue our tour of spots in New York that are off limits to the general public, what better place to profile than the Grand Central Terminal, which just celebrated its centennial.

03/30/2013

Lothar Osterburg's artwork for Grand Central Terminal exhibit (credit: CBS 2)

Art Exhibit Opens, Marking Grand Central Terminal’s Centennial

The On Time/Grand Central At 100 exhibit is located at the New York Transit Museum Gallery Annex and Store at Grand Central.

03/10/2013

East Side Access construction crews conduct dry shotcrete application in westbound assembly chamber Feb. 27, 2013 (credit: MTA Flickr)

Report: LIRR East Side Access Project To Cost Twice As Much As Original Estimate

Service was expected to begin in 2009 with a price tag of $4.3 billion, according to the MTA.

03/06/2013

Grand Central Terminal is decorated for its centennial celebrations.(credit: AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand)

Eye On New York: Saying Goodbye To Ed Koch, The History Of Grand Central Terminal, And More

New Yorkers recently said goodbye to the colorful, outspoken, and at times controversial Mayor Ed Koch; his life was recently depicted in a documentary that opened on the day that he died.

02/17/2013

People aboard a Metro-North Railroad New Haven Line train in Stamford - Feb. 13, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Metro-North Railroad Service Now Running End-To-End

With service now running on all Metro-North Railroad lines, including the Waterbury Branch of the New Haven Line, ridership has rebounded from Monday.

02/13/2013

People on a subway platform waiting for the D train - Nov. 4, 2012 (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

MTA Considers Closing Subway Stations If They Get Too Crowded

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority thinks there could come a day where New York, like London, has to shut down big subway stations like Grand Central because they’re just too packed with people.

02/04/2013

People make their way on a red carpet set up as part of the centennial celebrations for Grand Central Terminal. (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS 2 Weekend Program Links: Feb. 2-3

Are you looking for more information from the stories shown on the various CBS 2 News broadcasts? Well, this is the place to be for we have all the stuff you’ll need.

02/02/2013

People gather in Grand Central Terminal beneath a '100' sign during centennial celebrations. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Grand Central Terminal Turns 100

The majestic Beaux Arts building is one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations and one of New York City’s most recognizable landmarks.

02/01/2013

Grand Central Terminal (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

One Day Until Grand Central Terminal’s 100th Birthday

The celebration will include remarks from Caroline Kennedy, whose mother Jacqueline is credited with saving Grand Central from the wrecking ball. A centennial fanfare will also be performed by the West Point Brass Ensemble.

01/31/2013

Grand Central Terminal - New York, NY (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / Special to CBSNewYork)

Grand Central Terminal Turning 100-Years-Old

Grand Central terminal is one of the top 10 most visited attractions in the world with more than 20 million visitors each year.

01/30/2013

(credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

MTA Releases App With Real-Time Subway Countdown Clocks

You can now find out when the next subway train will arrive simply by looking at your smartphone.

12/28/2012

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