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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.

4 hours ago

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.

16 hours ago

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.

21 hours ago

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

Beachgoers in Long Beach, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Ready For Labor Day Holiday Weekend

Nice weather is predicted for the start of the Labor Day holiday weekend across the Tri-State areas as people celebrate the final weekend of summer.

08/29/2014

An MTA bus (credit: Getty Images)

City Businessman Pleads Guilty To Ripping Off MTA With Low-Quality Fuel

A New York City businessman has pleaded guilty to stealing from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority by providing poor-quality oil for city buses and passing it off as the good stuff.

08/28/2014

Bedbugs

Bill Would Mandate MTA Reporting Of Bedbug Incidents Within 24 Hours

Two city lawmakers are proposing a bill to require the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to immediately inform riders of any bedbug incidents within 24 hours.

08/28/2014

Riders get off at the Metro-North Spuyten-Duyvil station on Aug. 27, 2014. (Credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

MTA Report: Metro-North Sacrificed Safety For On-Time Performance

Riders are weighing in on findings from a new report saying Metro-North has sacrificed safety for on-time performance.

08/27/2014

Bedbugs

Bedbugs Reported On Another N Train; Conductor Says She Was Bitten

Bedbugs were reported on yet another subway train Monday, when a conductor reported she was bitten on an N Train.

08/25/2014

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