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Madison Square Garden (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Quinn’s Plan To Tear Down Madison Square Garden Is Doomed To Fail

What Quinn doesn’t understand is that MSG is the jewel on top of Penn Station. It is a living, breathing structure that truly lives up to its nickname of “The World’s Most Famous Arena.”

07/25/2013

MTA police officers keep watch during the morning commute in Grand Central Terminal on April 16, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Authorities: Canada Terror Plot Targeted Train To New York

Officials have said the transportation sector, including U.S. railways, remain attractive targets for al-Qaeda.

04/23/2013

NJ TRANSIT Concourse at New York Penn Station (file / credit: Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

NJ TRANSIT Executives To Meet Riders At N.Y. Penn Station Forum

A spokesman says riders can interact with members of NJ TRANSIT’s executive management team – including the head of rail operations for Penn Station in Manhattan.

02/19/2013

View of snowfall on LIRR train tracks in Jamaica, Queens. (credit: Marta Zielinska, CBSNewYork.com)

LIRR Service Suspended Twice As Nor’easter Clobbers Tri-State Area

Some service on the eastbound Long Island Rail Road was restored, after being suspended for a second time Wednesday night.

11/07/2012

NJ TRANSIT Train (credit: CBS 2)

Wire Problem Causes Delays For NJ TRANSIT Trains Into NYC During Morning Commute

A NJ TRANSIT spokesman says a train carrying about 500 passengers became stuck in the tunnel heading into New York at about 5:40 a.m. when an overhead wire malfunctioned.

03/06/2012

NJ Transit train (credit: CBS 2)

Track Problem Causes Morning Delays For NJ TRANSIT Commuters

New Jersey TRANSIT commuters were faced with 20 to 30 minute delays in and out of New York Penn Station during the morning rush because of the track problem.

02/28/2012

NJ TRANSIT train (file/credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ TRANSIT Rail Riders Not Happy, Survey Finds

The agency’s second customer satisfaction survey shows rail passengers giving an overall grade of 4.2 out of 10. That’s down from 4.5 in April.

10/13/2011