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A Long Island Rail Road (LIRR)  schedule board hangs in a train station on July 15, 2014 in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Expert: Wind-Down Of LIRR Service Will Not Require Multiple Days

If a strike goes ahead for the Long Island Rail Road, how long will it take for the trains to stop running?

07/16/2014

American soldier on patrol - Kirkuk, Iraq - Jul 27, 2011 (credit: ALI AL-SAADI/AFP/Getty Images)

One-Stop Service Center In Nutley Could Be A Life Saving Solution For Veterans

The scandal in the Department of Veterans Affairs has stunned the nation. An investigation found that at least 40 veterans died while waiting for doctors appointments in Arizona.

05/19/2014

Brush fire along Route 280E seen still smoking, March 26, 2014. The ground is charred, but there are no flames. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Dry Brush, Gusty Winds Help Spread Brush Fires Near NJ TRANSIT Tracks In Harrison

The blaze broke out in Newark and Kearny Wednesday afternoon. No injuries were reported, but strong winds were hindering efforts to contain the fire, officials said.

03/26/2014

Montclair-Boonton Line Suspension

Downed Power Lines Halt Part Of NJ TRANSIT Montclair-Boonton Line

Service was suspended on part of the NJ TRANSIT Montclair-Boonton Line Tuesday afternoon, due to downed power lines.

10/15/2013

NJ Transit Train (file / credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ TRANSIT Service Resumes Following Near System Wide Suspension

Around 9 a.m. Tuesday, NJ TRANSIT’s Rail Operations Center experienced a problem with both computer servers that control signals on all NJ TRANSIT lines, officials said.

10/08/2013

Metro-North Train

Full Service On Metro-North New Haven Line Set To Resume Monday Morning

Crews were preparing this weekend for the full resumption of service on the Metro-North New Haven Line, nearly two weeks after a power meltdown caused a major service disruption.

10/05/2013

Commuters step off the subway (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

MTA Audit Reveals ‘Unanticipated’ Surplus Of Nearly $2 Billion

An audit of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority by the New York state comptroller has found the transit agency has $1.9 billion in “unanticipated funds.”

09/28/2013

Passengers had to be evacuated from a No. 1 line subway train in Harlem on May 29, 2013. (Photo: CBS 2)

No. 1 Subway Service Resumes After Train Derailment In Harlem

Crews worked through the night to repair the third rail and protection boards, the MTA said. The cause for the derailment remains under investigation.

05/30/2013

Long Island Rail Road Train (file / credit: LIRR)

LIRR Service Set To Return To Normal After Derailment

The Long Island Rail Road expects to resume regular service Monday, a week after a non-passenger train derailed at Rego Park, Queens, and destroyed nearly a mile of track.

03/24/2013

NYC subway

No A Train Service North Of 168th Street During Overnight Hours This Week

A Train commuters in the Washington Heights and Inwood sections of Manhattan will need to find alternate means of transportation during the overnight hours this week.

02/24/2013

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

7 Train Service Fully Restored After Signal Problem Suspends Trains During Evening Rush

Around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, the entire 7 line was shut down in both directions from Manhattan to Queens after a power outage caused signal problems throughout the line.

02/20/2013

PATH train at Hoboken station (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

PATH Announces Restoration Of Full Service On Hoboken-WTC Line

The Port Authority said the announcement means PATH will, for the first time since Superstorm Sandy, be running normal weekday service.

01/29/2013

G Train (credit: CBS 2)

Lawmakers: G Train Riders Deserve Better Service

Two New York State senators called on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Sunday to undertake a review of G train service in Brooklyn and Queens.

01/27/2013

NJ Transit Train (file / credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

NJ TRANSIT Service To Return To Normal At Last After Sandy

Starting Monday, life after Superstorm Sandy will be back to normal at last for the vast majority of TRANSIT passengers.

01/13/2013

Subway Train (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

J And Z Subway Service To Broad Street To Resume

J and Z service on Tuesday morning will once again begin serving the Fulton and Broad Street stations in Lower Manhattan, for the first time since Superstorm Sandy.

12/03/2012

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