The 'Notify Me NYC' is among the applications competing in the MTA's AppQuest contest. (credit:

MTA Holding Competition To Find Best Apps For Commuters

We all know commuting in the Tri-State Area can be a major headache. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is hoping social media can help its customers on a daily basis.


A Metro-North train is seen in Stamford, CT - Aug 28, 2009 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Metro-North Train Derails Shortly After Leaving Grand Central Terminal

The incident — described as minor — happened around 6 p.m. Metro-North said there were no injuries.



MTA Chair Under Fire Over Fare Hikes

Demonstrators protested outside MTA headquarters Wednesday demanding that the Authority’s top gun, Jay Walder, be laid off.

CBS 2–07/28/2010