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Amtrak train at Penn Station - New York, NY - File / Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Amtrak Clears Signal Problem But Delays Continue On Northeast Corridor

Amtrak spokesman Cliff Cole said the problem was located somewhere west of Newark, but further details weren’t immediately disclosed.

04/17/2012

Tim Tebow (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Tim Tebow Draws Thousands To Easter Service In Texas

Tebow said he welcomed the attention on his convictions as well as the “Tebowing” prayer pose he often strikes on the field because it puts his faith and prayer in the public conversation.

04/08/2012

Archbishop Timothy Dolan (credit: CBS 2)

Archbishop Dolan Recounts Holy Land Trip To New York Faithful

“The highlight for me is always the Sea of Galilee because you can almost just picture Jesus on that lake,” Dolan said.

02/05/2012

Repairs on the Port Jervis Line - Tuxedo, NY - Sep 15, 2011 (credit: Peter Haskell / WCBS 880)

Port Jervis Line To Resume Service On Monday

“We will return to providing a full schedule of 26 daily trains and 14 trains each weekend day,” Metro-North announced.

11/27/2011

PATH train (credit: CBS 2)

PATH Train Service Suspended

The Port Authority announced that the suspension was due to a signal problem, and was expected to be temporary.

11/12/2011

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

New Jersey Transit, Area Rail Systems Getting Back On Track Slowly After Irene

The commuting woes that made life difficult for people struggling to get to work have improved for many in our area following Tropical Storm Irene, but significant challenges remain for many.

08/31/2011

LIRR Commuters (credit: CBS 2)

Weekend Flooding Has LIRR Riders Concerned Over Monday Morning Commute

“The Far Rockaway branch has been bused since about 6 a.m. this morning. Busing will continue indefinitely because a lot of the yard is underwater,” Margie Anders, LIRR spokeswoman, told WCBS 880. “There’s a pump truck but it’s not doing much against the forces of nature.”

08/14/2011

Rail riders at the NJ Transit station - Trenton, NJ - File / Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

Survey: NJ Transit Riders Reluctantly Approve Of System

NJ Transit riders are not thrilled about the price of a ride, late trains and buses and service interruptions, and they give the sprawling statewide system mediocre marks in a new customer satisfaction survey.

07/13/2011

Hoboken PATH Accident

PATH Train Service Back To Normal Following Hoboken Crash

As the PATH system resumed normal service, New York Waterway and NJ Transit buses were nonetheless adding additional service. NJ Transit was cross-honoring PATH tickets.

05/09/2011

Donald Trump (credit: Gary Coronado/Palm Beach Post/AP)

Report: Donald Trump Got Deferments From Service During Vietnam War

Possible presidential candidate Donald Trump received several draft deferments from military service during the Vietnam War, according to purported Selective Service records that appeared online.

04/29/2011

MTA bus (credit: CBS 2)

MTA To Vote On Bus Service Reductions

The hardest hit lines include the B36 bus in Brooklyn and M22 bus in Manhattan, both of which would see fewer weekend buses.

01/26/2011

MTA bus (credit: CBS 2)

MTA May Cut Bus Service Throughout NYC

The agency said it will save $300,000 a year with the cost-cutting plan.

01/25/2011

Snow on the tracks at 34th Street-Penn Station (credit: CBS 2)

Snow Continues To Impact Subway, Bus Service In NYC

“We’re trying to dig out our stranded buses. We’re working very closely with the Department of Sanitation but many roads are still impassable,” said Deirdre Parker of New York City Transit.

12/28/2010

Metro-North (credit: CBS 2)

MTA Conducts Customer Satisfaction Survey

It found Metro-North commuters are happier with their service overall compared with the LIRR, but passengers said bathrooms on Metro-North trains are in worse shape than those on its sister railroad.

12/14/2010

A Long Island Rail Road train - File Photo

LIRR Service Suspended On Port Washington Branch

An unauthorized person on the tracks was struck by a train near Auburndale, and police activity was ongoing.

11/19/2010

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