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NYPD, MTA Working To Put New Security Measures In Place After Trio Climbs Triborough Bridge, Sources Tell CBS2

Sources tell CBS2 the MTA and NYPD will put new security enhancements on the fast track after three people climbed to the top.

03/26/2015

No. 6 train (Credit: TAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

MTA Sees 80 Percent Increase In Subway Trains Delayed By Unruly Passengers

In January, 2,300 trains were delayed due to unruly passengers starting fights, pulling the emergency brake and holding the doors, among other things, the MTA said.

03/26/2015

Commuters at the Bedford Avenue subway station onboard a crowded L Train December 22, 2014. (Credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Petition: Weekend L Train Shutdowns Will Be Detrimental To Brooklyn Businesses

Some Brooklyn residents have launched a petition calling on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to cancel plans to shut down the L Train for five weekends in April and May.

03/24/2015

7 Train (credit: CBS2)

No. 7 Train West Side Extension Opening Delayed Again

Photographs of a long-awaited new subway station on Manhattan’s far west side reveal an airy, modern terminal surrounded by greenery with a beautiful blue mosaic on the ceiling.

03/24/2015

A woman was struck and injured by a bus in Midtown East on Tuesday, March 24. (Credit: CBS2)

Woman Struck By Bus In Midtown East

A woman was struck by a bus late Tuesday afternoon on 57th Street just west of Third Avenue.

03/24/2015

FILE -- Straphangers ride the No. 6 train. (credit: Getty Images)

Commuters Face Higher Prices After MTA Fare Hikes On Subways, Buses, Rails & Tolls

Fare increases kicked in Sunday as part of a series of increases in recent years built into the cash-strapped MTA’s budget.

03/23/2015

A surveillance video of a woman police say threw coffee at an MTA bus driver on Tuesday, March 17. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Woman Threw Coffee In MTA Bus Driver’s Face On St. Patrick’s Day

Police on Monday were searching for a woman who threw coffee in a city bus driver’s face in the Flatiron District, in the midday hours on St. Patrick’s Day.

03/23/2015

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Riders Open Wallets Wider As MTA Fare Hikes Kick In

Your commute into New York City is going to cost you more as MTA fare and toll hikes went into effect Sunday.

03/22/2015

Commuters enter a Long Island Rail Road train. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

MTA Warns Of Canceled, Diverted Trains For LIRR’s Morning Rush

The service disruptions are due to the derailment of a non-passenger train in the railroad’s Westside Yard.

03/22/2015

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

MTA Employee Intervenes In Slashing Attack Near Subway Platform

Police said an argument between two men in front of a subway token booth at the 28th Street-Park Avenue South station in Manhattan escalated to the point where one man pulled out a knife.

03/22/2015

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Commuters Brace For More MTA Fare & Toll Hikes

Bridge and tunnel tolls will also go up by 4 percent for E-ZPass users and about 6 percent to 10 percent for cash customers.

03/21/2015

An MTA bus (credit: Getty Images)

2 MTA Bus Drivers Arrested In Midtown After Alleged Road Rage Fight

Two city bus drivers were arrested Friday evening, after they allegedly got into a fight when one cut the other off in traffic.

03/21/2015

A MetroCard machine at Grand Central. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

MTA Fare And Toll Hikes Go Into Effect Sunday

The MTA said the hikes are needed to balance the budget against rising operating costs, pointing out they’ve cut $1 billion in spending.

03/20/2015

People wait to board an uptown 6 train at Union Square Station on January 28, 2015. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

State Lawmaker Calls For Signage Instructing People Who See Someone On Subway Tracks

A state lawmaker on Monday launched a plan to get the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to put up new subway signage, in an effort to help save lives.

03/16/2015

FILE -- Commuters ride a crowded F train. (credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Riders Alliance Asks Straphangers For Their Subway Service Horror Stories

On Sunday the group Riders Alliance asked passengers at the Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center station to dish the dirt on their subway system experiences.

03/15/2015

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