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

Woman Hit By Train, Killed After Falling On Subway Tracks

Authorities were continuing Sunday to investigate details of the death Saturday afternoon. It happened at the Union Square station in Manhattan.

07/13/2014

An LIRR train arrives at the Bethpage station. (credit: Getty Images)

CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer Gives Breakdown Of What Both Sides Want In Potential LIRR Strike

With 10 days to go Thursday before a possible Long Island Rail Road strike, many have been wondering just how far apart the two sides really are.

07/10/2014

LIRR trains (CBS 2)

With Potential LIRR Strike Looming, Cuomo Says He Can’t Get Involved

Contract talks are expected to resume Tuesday afternoon between the MTA and LIRR union workers.

07/07/2014

Metro-North Railroad Train (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro-North Train Hits Tree On Tracks In Bethel, Conn.

It was a rough ride Thursday night from some Metro-North New Haven Line passengers, when a northbound train slammed into a tree that had fallen onto the tracks.

07/03/2014

LIRR trains (CBS 2)

Brookhaven Town Officials To Sue Over Contaminated LIRR Yard

Town of Brookhaven officials announced Tuesday that they will take legal action against the Long Island Rail Road to clean up a shuttered yard full of toxic chemicals in East Yaphank.

07/01/2014

FILE -- Passengers ride in a subway car. (Credit: Getty Images)

NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton: MTA Should Install Cameras On New Subway Cars

Bratton said, with the announcements and signage on subway cars now automated, the conductor would have time to monitor TV screens between stops.

06/25/2014

FILE -- Passengers board LIRR train in Hicksville, Long Island. (file/credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

LIRR Union Leaders Might Skip Next Round Of Negotiations With MTA

The MTA said Tuesday it has offered a 17 percent wage increase over seven years.

06/25/2014

FILE - Commuters step off the subway in New York City. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Report: Rockaway Subway Stations Among Highest In Crime

Four of the top 10 stations with the highest crime rate are on the Rockaway Peninsula, according to a comprehensive subway safety report released by the New York Daily News

06/22/2014

A conductor looks down the MTA's "Nostalgia" vintage subway train while standing between cars at the Queens Plaza station on Dec. 15, 2013.  (credit: Getty Images)

Party Planned To Celebrate 110th Birthday Of NYC Subway System

The New York City subway system will be celebrating its 110th birthday this coming weekend with a party.

06/12/2014

MTA Logo  (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

MTA Warns Customers Of Possible Lost And Found Scam

The agency warned not to provide credit card information to third-party websites that solicit unofficial lost property reports.

06/12/2014

FILE - People ride the subway into Manhattan during the morning commute. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: MTA Security Upgrade Delayed Until 2017

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s post-Sept. 11 system-wide security upgrades will take until 2017, nine years longer, partly because of damage caused by Superstorm Sandy.

06/11/2014

Times Square Subway

Repairs To Snag N, Q, R Subway Lines During Overnight Hours All Week

Commuters trying to get between Manhattan and Queens or Brooklyn on the N, Q and R subway trains will run into some snags during the overnight hours this week.

06/02/2014

A No. 7 train arrives at the new 34th Street-Hudson Yards Station on Dec. 20, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller)

Straphangers Board Buses As MTA Works On ‘7’ Line All Weekend

The “7” subway line is suspended this weekend between Times Square in Manhattan and 74th Street-Broadway in Queens.

05/31/2014

Metro-North employees work to repair a signal switching house in Cos Cob, Conn., following a fire there on May 10, 2014. (credit: Patrick Cashin/MTA)

Switching House Fire Expected To Cause Delays On Metro-North New Haven Line ‘For Weeks’

Along a nine-mile stretch between Port Chester and Stamford, the system has gone from three rush hour direction tracks to two.

05/12/2014

FILE -- A man performs acrobatic tricks on the subway while passengers watch (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Crack Down On Illegal Subway Dancing

Police say the performers are endangering riders, and they have launched on a crackdown on the illegal behavior, CBS 2’s Kathryn Brown reported.

05/09/2014

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