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Couple Ties The Knot On NYC Subway

A young couple in New York City decided they spent so much time on the subway they might as well get married there.

11/29/2014

Wai Kuen Kwok (inset) was killed when he was shoved onto the subway tracks in Midtown on Sunday, Nov. 16. Police are searching for the man in the surveillance image in connection with the incident. (Credit: CBS2)

Suspect Charged In Deadly Subway Incident

A suspect has been arrested and charged in a deadly shoving incident on the subway in the Bronx.

11/18/2014

Person Of Interest Sought In Bronx Subway Attack (credit: CBS2)

Police Say They Know Who Suspect Is In Fatal Bronx Subway Push

Police late Monday said they know exactly whom they’re looking for in the death of a man who was shoved man right into the path of a D Train in the Bronx this past weekend, and they are closing in on him.

11/17/2014

Subway riders stand on a number 4 train passing through Grand Central station March 25, 2009 in New York City.  The Metropolitan Transportation Authority that controls the subway system passed a proposed overall fare hike to help close a $1.2-billion budget gap. The hike will raise fares to $2.50, from $2.00, for a single ride and $103, from $81, for a 30 day MetroCard.  (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

MTA Announces Plan To Hike Fares, Tolls 4 Percent Over 2 Years

The proposed hikes, announced Monday, would take effect next March.

11/17/2014

Police investigate in the Bronx after a man who was apparently pushed onto the subway tracks and killed by a D train on Nov. 16, 2014. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

Police: Man Killed By Bronx D Train Was Pushed Onto Tracks

A man was struck and killed by a southbound D train after being pushed onto the tracks Sunday morning, police said.

11/16/2014

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

NYC Subways Eclipsed Old Ridership Record Five Times In September

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says the subway system broke its previous single-day ridership record on five separate days last month.

10/23/2014

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

London Writer Goes Viral With Column Slamming New York City Subway

A writer from London was making waves in New York Wednesday, after she penned a column slamming the New York City subway system as a “dystopia.”

09/24/2014

A subway pulls into the Lexington Ave. 86th Street station (file/credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Lawyer Of Subway Slashing Suspect: It Was Self-Defense

Defense attorney Alan Abramson said DeLeon “had to fight for his life” while being “viciously beaten by a group of men.”

08/18/2014

Police say this man assaulted a woman on the L train in Brooklyn. (credit: NYPD)

Man Wanted In Alleged L Train Assault

Police are asking for the public’s help tracking down a man who assaulted a woman on the L train last month.

08/14/2014

FILE -- New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (Credit: Getty Images)

Mayor Bill De Blasio, Volunteers Promote New Sick Leave Law To Straphangers

Under the new law, any business employing five or more workers must offer five days of paid sick leave each year.

07/16/2014

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

Woman Hit By Train, Killed After Falling On Subway Tracks

Authorities were continuing Sunday to investigate details of the death Saturday afternoon. It happened at the Union Square station in Manhattan.

07/13/2014

Anthony Coward is wanted by police in connection with three hammer attacks and robberies. (credit: NYPD)

Suspect Charged In 2 Brooklyn Hammer Attacks

Police believe Anthony Coward, 28, is the person who attacked 32-year-old Richianand Brijanand of Ozone Park with a hammer and robbed him as he tried to buy a Metro Card at the Fulton Street and Rockaway Avenue station in Bedford-Stuyvesant last Wednesday.

05/12/2014

Police say this man struck another man in the head with a hammer while robbing him on a Brooklyn subway platform. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cops Name Suspect In Subway Hammer Attacks

Police have released the name of the man they believe has attacked at least three people with a hammer in New York City subway stations.

05/11/2014

FILE -- A man performs acrobatic tricks on the subway while passengers watch (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Crack Down On Illegal Subway Dancing

Police say the performers are endangering riders, and they have launched on a crackdown on the illegal behavior, CBS 2’s Kathryn Brown reported.

05/09/2014

FILE -- People wait for a train in Brooklyn. (credit: Getty Images)

Straphangers Campaign Report: Subway Delay Alerts Jumped 35% In 2 Years

The number of alerts issued about MTA subway delays has jumped 35 percent in the past two years, according to a report released Tuesday by a watchdog group.

05/06/2014

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