Penn Station

Penn Station

Police Investigating Suspicious Powder On NJ TRANSIT Train At Penn Station

NJ TRANSIT said one of its employees found white powder on board one of its trains and alerted authorities.

10/13/2014

Long line at Penn Station after network outage shuts down online and kiosk ticketing (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Amtrak Customers Frustrated After Outage Halts Online, Kiosk Ticket Sales

Amtrak said customers should allow extra time to buy a ticket from an agent at the station.

10/05/2014

Police have canines on scene searching midtown office building for suspect on Sept. 30, 2014. (credit: Matt Kozar/CBS 2)

Man Accused Of Robbing Midtown Wyndham Hotel Guests Hides In Nearby Office Building

A section of West 35th Street was shut down Tuesday morning after a suspected hotel thief barricaded himself in an office building.

09/30/2014

Tighter security is seen at Penn Station after Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced an increase in police presence in New York City transportation hubs due to the threat of terrorism. (Credit: CBS 2)

Gov. Cuomo Lays Out Plan For Increased Security Due To ISIS Terror Threat

With an increase of terrorist activity overseas by ISIS, the governor said the New York City area is a high profile target.

09/20/2014

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday, Sept. 19. (Credit: CBS 2)

Cuomo: Police, National Guard Patrols Stepped Up In NYC Area Amid Heightened Terror Threat

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday announced that National Guard troops and additional police officers at mass transit points and other sites in the New York City area – amid an increased threat of terrorist activity.

09/19/2014

Statue of Liberty (Credit, Randy Yagi)

How To Save On Sightseeing In New York City

Many of New York’s top attractions can be visited for free or at a discount.

08/06/2014

"Manhattan West" Construction just west of Ninth Avenue (Credit: CBS 2)

‘Manhattan West’ Development Project Taking Shape On West Side

The sky view on the West Side near Penn Station is slowly disappearing under a canopy of concrete as a mega platform meant to support a massive development called “Manhattan West” progresses.

07/22/2014

Thomas Prendergast addresses the media after talks with unions representing LIRR workers on July 14, 2014. (credit: CBSNewYork)

MTA Chairman Prendergast On LIRR Unions: They Haven’t Moved At All

Long Island Rail Road unions say talks with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority have collapsed with just six days left before a potential walkout of 5,400 workers.

07/14/2014

FILE -- New York City traffic. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Roads, Rails Expected To Be Packed For July Fourth Weekend Getaway

About 41 million Americans are expected to travel at least 50 miles or more.

07/02/2014

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Travel Guide To New York City

This handy guide to New York City can help you plan out your trip and serve as a reference to the city’s top attractions along with food and lodging recommendations.

06/19/2014

Penn Station Evacuation

All Clear At Penn Station After Evacuation Due To Suspicious Package

Police and firefighters were reporting to Penn Station Thursday evening, for reports of a suspicious package.

06/05/2014

Officials at the Hudson Yards site on Manhattan's West Side - May 30, 2013 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

$185 Million Manhattan Tunnel Leads Nowhere, For Now

The 800-foot-long concrete trench could someday lead to two new commuter rail tunnels under the Hudson River to New Jersey, but that will happen only if the billions needed to build them ever materialize.

04/28/2014

Penn Station (credit: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

Service Resumes After Overhead Wire Troubles Slow NJ TRANSIT, LIRR Trains

Trains are back on schedule after commuters faced delays into and out of New York City for about three hours Thursday morning due to downed overhead wires at Penn Station.

04/24/2014

LIRR trains (CBS 2)

Track Problems Snag LIRR Trains During Evening Rush

A track condition at Penn Station caused major delays on the Long Island Rail Road during the Friday evening rush.

02/21/2014

NJ TRANSIT Train

NJ TRANSIT Train Experiences Minor Derailment En Route To Penn Station

The 3:16 p.m. train from Dover, N.J. was headed to Penn Station on the Morris/Essex line when the derailment occurred.

02/11/2014

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