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Brooklyn Bus Shooting

Man Dies After Shooting On MTA Bus In Bedford-Stuyvesant

A man has died after being shot Thursday evening on a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus in Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn, a source told CBS 2.

03/20/2014

Aftermath of the fatal Metro-North Railroad derailment, as seen from Chopper 880 on Dec. 2, 2013. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

MTA To Install Cameras, Audio Recorders On Metro-North, LIRR Trains

The move is in response to safety recommendations put forward by the National Transportation Safety Board following a December derailment that killed four people in the Bronx.

03/19/2014

A vehicle slammed into a wall near the subway tracks in Brooklyn on March 19, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Woman Charged After SUV Slams Into Fence Near Subway Tracks In Brooklyn

An out-of-control sport-utility vehicle crashed through a fence that landed on a subway train in Brooklyn Wednesday, and the driver was later charged with lying about being carjacked.

03/19/2014

An MTA bus smashed into as many as 20 cars in Brooklyn on March 14, 2014 (Credit: TV 10/55)

Out-Of-Control MTA Bus Hits Over A Dozen Parked Cars In Brooklyn

A driver lost control of a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus Friday evening and slammed into over a dozen parked cars.

03/14/2014

(credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

MTA Workers’ Personal Information Found On CD That Was Sold

The Social Security numbers and other personal information of about 15,000 New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority workers has appeared on a CD inside a refurbished CD drive sold by a retailer.

03/13/2014

CREDIT: WARREN LUSTIG, CBS NEWS

Metro-North: Regular Service Expected Thursday With Minor Delays Possible

Full Metro-North Railroad service in and out of Grand Central Terminal resumed around 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, about seven hours after service was disrupted.

03/12/2014

The scene of a fatal bus crash in Greenwich Village on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014 (credit: CBS 2)

Suspect Denied Bail In Alleged DWI Crash That Killed MTA Bus Driver

There was a dramatic faceoff in a Manhattan courtroom Wednesday, as District Attorney Cyrus Vance threw the book at an alleged drunken driver who killed a bus operator.

03/12/2014

Assemblyman Jim Brennan addresses the rally to protect transit funding.  (credit: Riders Alliance)

Transit Advocates, Pols To Cuomo: Don’t Steal From MTA

The agency and the state share responsibilty for servicing mass transit bonds. But under Cuomo’s proposed budget, the MTA would pick up a larger chunk of the tab.

03/02/2014

Williamsburg Fatal Bus Accident

Woman Hit, Killed By MTA Bus At Busy Williamsburg, Brooklyn Intersection

A woman was struck and killed by a city bus Saturday morning in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

03/01/2014

The NYPD has changed the way its offers deal with fare beaters following a controversial arrest in the Bronx (Credit: TV 10/55)

Video Prompts Changes To How NYPD Deals With Suspected Fare Beaters

The New York Police Department has issued changes to how its officers deal with fare beaters following an internal review and a controversial arrest made in the Bronx last week.

02/28/2014

Metro-North Railroad

MTA, Metro-North Heads Discuss Safety Efforts Before Conn. Legislative Panel

Thomas F. Prendergast, chairman and chief executive of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, and Joseph Giulietti met on Thursday with the legislature’s Transportation Committee.

02/27/2014

Subway Brushes With Death

Seen At 11: Straphangers Learn To Move On After Brushes With Death

When a straphanger has a brush with death it can be terrifying and life-changing not only for the victim, but also everyone around.

02/25/2014

(credit: CBS 2/Transport Workers Union)

Family Of MTA Bus Driver Killed In Crash To Sue Nightclub For Serving Alleged Killer

William Pena’s relatives are suing the nightclub 1 Oak, where Dominic Whilby, 22, of Griffin, Ga., was partying before the Feb. 12 accident.

02/24/2014

Metro-North President Joseph Giulietti speaking to reporters at MTA headquarters, Feb. 24, 2014. (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

MTA Announces New Safety Committee, Metro-North Safety Officer

The move comes after Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy and Sen. Richard Blumenthal met separately last week with Prendergast and the new Metro-North chief, Joseph Giulietti.

02/24/2014

LIRR trains (CBS 2)

Track Problems Snag LIRR Trains During Evening Rush

A track condition at Penn Station caused major delays on the Long Island Rail Road during the Friday evening rush.

02/21/2014

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