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A sign at the Whitehall Street station announces the return of R train service between Manhattan and Brooklyn. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

R Train To Resume Service Between Brooklyn And Manhattan Monday

Commuters have been patiently waiting for the completion of the repairs after the Montegut Street tunnel, under the East River, sat in a saltwater days after Sandy hit in October 2012, corroding tracks and signals.

09/14/2014

Workers from MTA New York City Transit work on signals in the Montague Tube that were damaged by salt water flooding during Superstorm Sandy. (credit: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / J.P. Chan)

Sandy-Damaged Subway Tunnel To Be Reopened Monday

A subway tunnel connecting Brooklyn and lower Manhattan that was badly damaged during Superstorm Sandy is set to be reopened.

09/13/2014

Police believe this man put his head under a woman's skirt in a downtown Brooklyn subway station, then attacked her when she pushed him away. (Credit: NYPD)

Man Charged With Putting Head Under Woman’s Skirt, Attacking Her In Subway

A man was arrested and charged Friday with burying his head under a woman’s skirt in a Brooklyn subway station, and then attacking her when she pushed him away.

09/12/2014

Police believe this man put his head under a woman's skirt in a downtown Brooklyn subway station, then attacked her when she pushed him away. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Put Head Under Woman’s Skirt, Attacked Her In Brooklyn Subway Station

Police on Thursday were asking the public for help in finding a suspect who allegedly buried his head under a woman’s skirt in a Brooklyn subway station, and then attacked her when she pushed him away.

09/11/2014

A scar on the neck of a woman who was brutally stabbed in a Queens subway station on Saturday, July 12. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Woman Speaks Out About Brutal Queens Subway Stabbing

A woman was stabbed in the neck and left for dead in a brutal random attack on the subway in Queens earlier this month, and the man who did it remained on the loose Tuesday.

07/29/2014

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Police: Sergeant Rescues Man Trying To Commit Suicide On Subway Tracks In Brooklyn

An NYPD sergeant headed to work jumped onto the subway tracks to rescue a man who was about to commit suicide in Brooklyn Tuesday, police said.

07/29/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect who police believe stole a woman's iPhone in the Bay Ridge Avenue subway station in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek Suspect Who Ripped Off iPhone In Bay Ridge Subway Station

Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help them find a suspect who ripped off an iPhone from a woman at a subway station in southern Brooklyn.

07/15/2014

St. Anselm Church

Pastor: Subway Noise Is Disrupting, Damaging Bay Ridge Church

The pastor of a church in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn – and other residents – claimed work by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority has been causing vibrations in the building.

05/08/2014

As surveillance photo of a man wanted in an attack on a 70-year-old woman in a Park Slope, Brooklyn subway station. (Credit: NYPD)

Man Charged With Punching Woman, 70, At Brooklyn Subway Station

A man was charged Tuesday with punching a 70-year-old woman in the face in a Brooklyn subway station.

04/15/2014

As surveillance photo of a man wanted in an attack on a 70-year-old woman in a Park Slope, Brooklyn subway station. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Assailant In Attack On Woman, 70, In Park Slope Subway Stop

Police on Thursday were asking the public to help them find a suspect in an attack on a 70-year-old woman in a Brooklyn subway station this past weekend.

04/03/2014

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

Sen. Charles Schumer And Other Officials Make Announcement About Montague Tunnel (credit: Al Jones/1010 WINS)

Schumer: Montague Tunnel Repairs Are Well Under Way

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Saturday that the reconstruction of the Montague Tunnel that sends the R Train under the East River is well under way, with federal funding in place to get the job done.

10/26/2013

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Maintenance To Snag Overnight Service On E, F, M, R Subway Lines

Overnight train service between Queens and Manhattan on the E, F, M and R subway lines will be disrupted this week for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s FASTRACK repair program.

10/14/2013

Rego Park Rape Scene

Rego Park Victim Speaks About Rape; Suspect Sought

The suspect is described as a black male in his 20s, standing about 5-foot-7 with a mustache, police said. The suspect told the victim his name was “Junior,” according to police.

08/26/2013

Queens Rape Suspect

Police: Suspect Followed, Harassed, Raped Woman In Rego Park, Queens

Police Saturday evening were on the hunt for a suspect who allegedly followed and raped a woman in the Rego Park section of Queens.

08/24/2013

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