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Report: Bedbug Problem Aboard N Train Subway Line May Be Worse Than Originally Feared

The New York Daily News reported that bedbugs were found in a fourth car and in the lockers of two N train crew workers, as well as at a conductor’s home.

08/07/2014

Bedbugs

MTA: 3 N Trains Taken Out Of Service Due To Bedbug Infestation

The critters were found in the seat cushions of the train cabs, where motormen and conductors sit.

08/06/2014

Times Square Subway

Repairs To Snag N, Q, R Subway Lines During Overnight Hours All Week

Commuters trying to get between Manhattan and Queens or Brooklyn on the N, Q and R subway trains will run into some snags during the overnight hours this week.

06/02/2014

Brooklyn Subway Grabbing Suspect

Police: Man Grabbed Teenage Girl’s Buttocks In Brooklyn Subway Stop

Police on Thursday were asking the public to help find a suspect who grabbed a 17-year-old girl’s buttocks in a Brooklyn subway station.

03/27/2014

Subway (credit: CBS 2)

Verizon Wires Up 35 Subway Stations For Wi-Fi Use

Verizon Wireless customers can now use their cellphones in 35 of New York City’s underground subway stations.

01/28/2014

Dead shark found on a Queens-bound N train on Aug. 7, 2013 (credit: Brandon Sanchez)

Subway Shark Mystery Solved? Man Believes Fish Came From Coney Island

Passengers found a dead shark on a Queens-bound N train around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday.

08/09/2013

Dead shark found on a Queens-bound N train on Aug. 7, 2013 (credit: Brandon Sanchez)

Dead Shark Found On Queens-Bound N Train

A dead shark was found on a Queens-bound N train around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday.

08/07/2013

A subway train. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Subway Work Affecting 14 Lines This Weekend

You might find relief in a nice, cool air-conditioned subway car Saturday, or you might not – given that construction work is altering service for 14 lines than not this weekend.

07/06/2013

MTA New York City Transit senior staff including Senior Vice President of Subways Carmen Bianco, Vice President of Maintenance Joe Leader, Chief Electrical Officer Wynton Habersham, and Chief Transportation Officer Herbert Lambert visited the Montague Tubes on Mon., April 15, 2013. (credit: Marc A. Hermann / MTA New York City Transit via Flickr)

Sandy-Damaged Subway Tunnel Closing For Repairs; Disruptions For R, G Riders

The closure will affect the R train, which carries tens of thousands of riders between Manhattan and southern Brooklyn. The work will likely begin in August and is expected to last 12 to 14 months.

06/05/2013

People ride the subway into Manhattan during the morning commute (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Another Weekend, Another Mess Of Subway Service Disruptions

In what has been a familiar refrain lately, yet another weekend is chock full of service disruptions on the subway system.

04/27/2013

Times Square Bomb Threat Suspect

Police Search For Man Who Called In Bomb Threat To Times Square Subway Station

Police on Saturday were searching for a suspect who called in a false bomb threat at the Times Square-42nd Street subway station this week.

04/20/2013

Subway station (file/credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Commuters Frustrated By Citywide Subway Mess This Weekend

If you’re planning to take the subway this weekend, expect a monkey wrench to be thrown into your plans.

04/13/2013

A subway train at 42nd Street - Times Square - Jan. 28, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Man Struck, Killed By Subway Train At Times Square

Police Sunday were investigating the death of a man who was struck and killed by a subway train at the busy Times Square-42nd Street station.

03/17/2013

The scene of a water main break in the Flatiron District (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Subway Lines Back In Service After Flatiron District Flood

The subways were back up and running in the Flatiron District Saturday, after a large water main break flooded a station and disrupted service.

02/02/2013

People enter the subway at Union Square (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Fastrack Repairs To Cause Disruptions On N, Q And R Lines This Week

If you use New York City Transit late at night or in the early morning hours, you may need to adjust your travel route this week.

01/28/2013

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