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

Judge Rules Anti-Islamic Ads Allowed To Be Displayed On MTA Buses

A pro-Israel advocacy group known for publicly criticizing Islam can display its political advertisement containing the phrase “Hamas Killing Jews” on New York City’s buses, a judge said.

04/22/2015

The MTA is trying to rid a Brooklyn subway station of feral cats (Credit: CBS2)

Residents: MTA Starving Stray Cats In Effort To Rid Them From Subway Station

Members of the non-profit Ferals in Peril offered their volunteers to trap, neuter and relocate the cats if the MTA would allow it.

04/21/2015

MTA logo (credit: Getty Images)

Queens Lawmaker Looking To Clean Up ‘Salacious’ Outdoor Ads On State Property

A Queens lawmaker is now taking aim at sexy inappropriate outdoor ads.

04/21/2015

A man was wounded, and a city bus was damaged, in a shooting in East Harlem on Monday, April 20. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Man Shot, Wounded In East Harlem; Bullet Also Strikes MTA Bus

A man was shot and wounded in East Harlem late Monday afternoon, and a bullet also struck a passing city bus.

04/20/2015

Photo from cellphone video of MTA bus operator with papers, Hi-Liter in hand while driving (Credit: CBS2)

Video Purportedly Shows MTA Bus Operator Distracted While Driving

A spokesperson from the MTA said the driver has been suspended without pay, and called the incident a “serious breach of protocol.”

04/20/2015

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

L Train Suspended Between Brooklyn-Manhattan For Weekend Maintenance

Mayor Bill de Blasio said he understands it’s a big inconvenience for those riding the L train on weekends, but that the suspension is part of a much bigger problem.

04/18/2015

New York City Subways

Williamsburg Store Owners Say L Train Service Interruption Will Hurt Business

The shop owners in Williamsburg are really worried. They say all of the tourists in Manhattan take the L train to Williamsburg to shop.

04/16/2015

Construction of a bus stop on First Avenue in Yorkville has been going on for 18 months. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Bus Stop Near Gracie Mansion Has Been Under Construction For 16 Months

On First Avenue in Yorkville – around the corner from the Gracie Mansion where Mayor Bill de Blasio resides – it has taken about a year and a half to build a bus stop, and the process is still not done.

04/15/2015

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Manhattan Commuter Outraged After Wheelchair-Bound Woman Kicked Off Bus

A woman in a wheelchair says she was kicked off a Manhattan bus after her friend fixed an out-of-service lift when the bus driver refused.

04/13/2015

A water main break flooded 13th Street and Seventh Avenue on Wednesday, April 8. (Credit: Julianne Bond)

Crews Work To Restore West Village Water Main That Broke Wednesday Night

No. 1 and 2 train service has been restored after a water main break in the West Village halted service between Times Square and Chambers Street for hours.

04/09/2015

Keyshawn Brown (Credit: CBS2)

Teen Accused Of Dangerous C Train Prank To Face Arraignment

Keyshawn Brown is charged with arson, criminal mischief and reckless endangerment for allegedly putting a piece of metal on the southbound C train subway tracks last Thursday in Brooklyn.

04/08/2015

Keyshawn Brown (Photo: NYPD)

Teen Charged In Connection With Metal On Tracks Subway ‘C’ Train Incident

The NYPD apprehended a teenage suspect Tuesday afternoon in connection to a scary incident that stopped a subway train last week.

04/07/2015

NYC Subway (file)

Straphangers Lament Delays, Problems On No. 7 Train

Another day, another problem on the No. 7 train.

04/07/2015

A new video may show the effect of metal being placed on subway tracks. (Credit: YouTube/DJ Hammers)

MTA, NYPD Looking Into Reports Of Metal Being Placed On Subway Tracks

A new video posted online has sparked the interest of the NYPD.

04/06/2015

Crowds at a 7 train station after service was suspended due to a smoke condition. (Credit: Sam Yim)

CBS2 Exclusive Video: Smoke Condition Leaves Hundreds Stranded On No. 7 Train In East River Tunnel

A mechanical problem created a smoke condition in a New York City subway tunnel east of Grand Central Terminal, stalling trains and leaving hundreds stranded.

04/06/2015

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