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Anti-Islamic ads that will begin appearing on 100 New York City buses and two subway entrances. (credit: CBS 2)

Anti-Islamic Ads Depicting American Journalist James Foley Moments Before His Death Pulled In NYC

A group running a series of anti-Islamic ads in New York City’s transit system is pulling an ad that shows James Foley with the masked militant who killed him.

22 hours ago

As part of the East Side Access megaproject, the MTA is building a new concourse for the Long Island Rail Road under Grand Central Terminal. This photo shows progress as of October 2013. (credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority/Patrick Cashin)

MTA Receives $203M In Additional Funding For East Side Access Project

The MTA is building tunnels and tracks under Manhattan so that the Long Island Rail Road can connect to Grand Central Terminal.

09/27/2014

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

London Writer Goes Viral With Column Slamming New York City Subway

A writer from London was making waves in New York Wednesday, after she penned a column slamming the New York City subway system as a “dystopia.”

09/24/2014

A train car on Metro North's New Haven Line (Credit MTA/Metro North)

Metro-North’s New Haven Line To Roll Every 30 Minutes

Passengers will be able to board a train every half-hour, WCBS 880’s Fran Schneidau reported.

09/24/2014

A Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) train sits at the platform on July 15, 2014 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: LIRR To Spend $14 Million To Replace Recently Upgraded Escalators

The Long Island Rail Road plans to spend $14 million to replace six escalators that were upgraded less than two years ago.

09/22/2014

Tighter security is seen at Penn Station after Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced an increase in police presence in New York City transportation hubs due to the threat of terrorism. (Credit: CBS 2)

Gov. Cuomo Lays Out Plan For Increased Security Due To ISIS Terror Threat

With an increase of terrorist activity overseas by ISIS, the governor said the New York City area is a high profile target.

09/20/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday, Sept. 19. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cuomo: Police, National Guard Patrols Stepped Up In NYC Area Amid Heightened Terror Threat

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday announced that National Guard troops and additional police officers at mass transit points and other sites in the New York City area – amid an increased threat of terrorist activity.

09/19/2014

Anti-Islamic ads that will begin appearing on 100 New York City buses and two subway entrances. (credit: CBS 2)

Anti-Islamic Ads Coming To NYC Transit System, But One Ad Is Rejected

Anti-Islamic ads will begin appearing on 100 New York City buses and two subway entrances next week.

09/19/2014

Emergency responders on the scene of a fatal accident in Bed-Stuy on Sept. 17, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Woman Struck, Killed By New York City Bus In Bedford-Stuyvesant

The incident occurred at around 1:30 p.m. at Bedford Avenue and Halsey Street.

09/17/2014

An MTA bus (credit: Getty Images)

Person Struck, Injured By Bus In Williamsburg, Brooklyn

A person was struck and wounded by a Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus Tuesday evening in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

09/16/2014

A sign at the Whitehall Street station announces the return of R train service between Manhattan and Brooklyn. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

R Train Service Between Brooklyn And Manhattan Resumes

Trains started rolling again through the Montague Tunnel Monday morning.

09/15/2014

Workers from MTA New York City Transit work on signals in the Montague Tube that were damaged by salt water flooding during Superstorm Sandy. (credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / J.P. Chan)

Sandy-Damaged Subway Tunnel To Be Reopened Monday

A subway tunnel connecting Brooklyn and lower Manhattan that was badly damaged during Superstorm Sandy is set to be reopened.

09/13/2014

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NYPD Identifies Suspect In Assault Of MTA Employee

The NYPD has identified the suspect in an assault on an MTA employee as 51-year-old Anthony Ross.

09/13/2014

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Police Search For Man Who Assaulted MTA Employee

The incident occurred on September 3 just after 8 p.m., police say.

09/06/2014

Commuters board MTA bus. (Photo by Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

MTA Bus Service Improvements Include New Routes, Extensions

In total the enhancements spanning all five boroughs costed $4.9 million.

08/31/2014

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