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The No. 7 train extension. (Credit: MTA)

No. 7 Subway Line Extension Due To Open After Years Of Delays

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says the 34th Street-Hudson Yards station will debut on Sept. 13.

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FILE - Subway riders stand on a number 4 train passing through Grand Central station. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Audit Finds NYC Subway Delays Increased Last Year

The audit found on-time performance in 2014 dropped to 74 percent on weekdays and 81 percent on weekends compared to 81 percent and 85 percent in 2013.

08/13/2015

A NJ TRANSIT train along the Boonton Line in Towaco (credit: NJT via Flickr)

NJ TRANSIT, MTA Say They Need More Time To Install ‘Positive Control’ Train Technology

After a series of deadly train crashes, Congress mandated all railroads to install new technology to make trains safer by the end of the year.

08/10/2015

This manhole cover tore through the bottom of an MTA bus in the Bronx on Aug. 4, 2015. (credit: Image via CBS2)

Manhole Cover Tears Through Floor Of MTA Bus In The Bronx

The incident took place at around noon Tuesday at 170th Street and Inwood Avenue.

08/06/2015

mta bus driver assault suspect

Police Release Photo Of Suspect In Assault On MTA Bus Driver In Lower Manhattan

The July 4 incident started after the driver told the suspect he was not allowed on the bus with his bike, police said.

08/04/2015

No. 7 line crane collapse

No. 7 Line Back On Track After Crane Accident Snarled Service For Hours

The incident happened around 1:15 p.m.

07/25/2015

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MTA Asks NYC, State To Help Fund Trimmed-Down Budget

Among other projects, the money would help pay for the next phase of the Second Avenue subway line.

07/23/2015

The Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Williamsburg (bottom-top) Bridges are seen in New York City - Jul 1, 2007 (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

De Blasio Considers Once-Dead East River Bridges Toll Plan

If you thought this plan had left the station, well, it just rode the rails back from oblivion.

07/22/2015

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City Pledges Support As MTA Grapples To Fill Gaping Hole In Capital Plan

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration wants the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to work with New York City to figure out how to fund a $14 billion gap in the transportation agency’s capital plan.

07/22/2015

LIRR Worker Salaries

Report: Many LIRR Workers Making Six-Figure Salaries

The Empire Center for Public Policy said the average LIRR worker pulled in $106,000 and 130 employees earned more than $200,000, while riders struggle with rising fares.

07/17/2015

pigeons Lindenhurst LIRR

Lindenhurst Residents: New Anti-Pigeon Netting At LIRR Station Inhumane

The Long Island Rail Road recently put up fish netting below overhead rails, but birds became trapped in the netting and died.

07/14/2015

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

Manhole Fires Make For Subway Headaches In Brooklyn

Manhole fires along Bergen Street snagged multiple subway lines from downtown Brooklyn to Park Slope Wednesday afternoon.

07/01/2015

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Multiple Subway Delays Reported After Woman’s Leg Struck By Train

Officials say the woman fell onto the tracks at 42nd Street/Bryant Park around 10:02 p.m.

06/28/2015

Times Square Subway

MTA Warns Of Dire Consequences As State Sits On Request For $29 Billion In Funding

The MTA is warning of dire consequences, suggesting future pieces of the Second Avenue subway line could get scrapped.

06/25/2015

Second Avenue Subway

Officials Eye Progress, Expect First Phase Of 2nd Ave. Subway To Be Done In 2016

The 2nd Ave subway is 83 percent completed and is supposed to be running by the end of next year.

06/19/2015

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