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A guerrilla sculpture by Andrew Tider and Lisa Barnstone, referencing a dog shooting scandal surrounding artist Tom Otterness. (Credit: Jeff Greenspan)

Artist’s Dog Shooting Scandal Explored In Rogue Subway Sculpture

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.

09/05/2014

Police say this man assaulted a woman on the L train in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Man Wanted In Alleged L Train Assault

Police are asking for the public’s help tracking down a man who assaulted a woman on the L train last month.

08/14/2014

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

Police say this man grabbed a woman's buttocks on a Brooklyn bound L Train. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops: Man Repeatedly Groped Woman On Brooklyn Bound “L” Train

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying and locating a suspect wanted in connection with a forcible touching incident that occurred in the Greenpoint section of Brooklyn.

04/15/2014

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L Line Service Back To Normal After Problems This Week

Service on the L Line subway was back to normal Saturday, after commuters were subjected to a harrowing experience earlier in the week.

12/07/2013

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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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Riders Subdue Man Accused Of Groping Fellow Passenger On Brooklyn L Train

Riders on the L train subdued an accused groper on Friday night. Youtube footage shows a woman yelling and bringing the groper to the attention of two other riders.

07/15/2012

FASTRACK Disruption (Credit: CBS 2)

MTA Increases Frequency Of L Trains, But FASTRACK To Cause Disruptions This Week

Starting this weekend, the MTA has stepped up the frequency of L Trains by adding 98 more round trips a week. But it’s not all good news for mass-transit riders. The Lexington Avenue subway line will be hit with major service disruptions this week.

06/10/2012

Authorities say that Kyle Brown, 23, has been charged with public lewdness. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Who Performed Lewd Act On L Train Arrested

Kyle Brown, 23, was charged after authorities said he boarded a train on April 18 and masturbated while staring at a 34-year-old woman.

04/26/2012

Suspect in Brooklyn rape (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Unidentified Man Committed Rape On Subway Steps In Brooklyn

The NYPD is looking for a man who allegedly committed rape in Brooklyn on April 6th. In the area of Stanhope Street and Wyckoff Avenue, the man grabbed a 37-year-old woman and raped her on the steps of the L Train subway station, police said.

04/14/2012

Ryan Beauchamp (credit: Handout via NYPD)

Suspect In Deadly Brooklyn Subway Fight In Police Custody

Ryan Beauchamp, 33, turned himself in at the 94 Precinct station house in Greenpoint, Brooklyn on Tuesday, CBS 2’s John Slattery reported.

03/27/2012

Ryan Beauchamp (credit: Handout via NYPD)

Police Name Suspect, Release New Photo In Fatal Subway Fight

Police said they are now looking for 33-year-old Ryan Beauchamp in the deadly altercation that took place Friday night at the Bedford Avenue station in Brooklyn.

03/26/2012

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Suspect In Fatal Subway Fight Still At Large

One person is dead and another is being sought by police after a fight on a subway train at the Bedford Avenue train station in Brooklyn spilled onto the platform and ended up on the tracks.

03/24/2012

People ride the New York City subway into Manhattan during the morning commute. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

2 Men Killed In Separate Subway Accidents

The Daily News reported that separate incidents claimed the lives of two men in the city’s subway system on Saturday, one in Manhattan and one in Queens.

01/22/2012

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‘L’ Train Attack Caught On Video; Cops Looking For Suspects

Police in Queens are hunting for three suspects they say are wanted for a vicious assault on a subway train that was captured on video.

11/16/2011

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