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MTA To Begin Queens-Brooklyn ‘G’ Train Shutdown On Friday

Starting Friday night the “G” will be shut down between Greenpoint, Brooklyn and Long Island City, Queens for a total of five weeks.

07/24/2014

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New Firm Signed To Take Over Long Island College Hospital

The State University of New York announced Tuesday that it has signed a contract with Fortis Property Group to take over the financially strapped Long Island College Hospital.

07/01/2014

JFK AirTrain

AirTrain Service At JFK To Shut Down Until Saturday Afternoon

AirTrain service at John F. Kennedy International Airport will be shut down until Saturday afternoon.

04/04/2014

A sign on the Long Island Expressway warns drivers of icy conditions. (Photo/Mona Rivera)

Ice Shuts Down Stretch Of Long Island Expressway During Evening Rush

Icy conditions prompted police to shut down a stretch of the Long Island Expressway in Suffolk County Tuesday evening.

12/17/2013

Tourist walk away after visiting the Lincoln memorial on the morning after a bipartisan bill was passed by the House and the Senate to reopened the government and raise the debt limit, on October 17, 2013 in Washington. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama: Shutdown ‘Inflicted Unnecessary Damage’ To US Economy

Thousands of furloughed federal workers returned to work across the country Thursday after 16 days off the job due to the partial government shutdown.

10/17/2013

The U.S. Capitol (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Agreement Reached To Avoid Default And Open Government

The deal would reopen the government through Jan. 15 and increase the nation’s borrowing authority through Feb. 7.

10/16/2013

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

Sign warning of weekend westbound detour on I-84 (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Westbound I-84 Closure Prompts Concerns About Traffic

Interstate 84 has been shut down this weekend, as New York State crews slide prefab bridge decks into place.

09/21/2013

Amtrak Logo On Train (file / credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Amtrak Service Restored Between Philadelphia And D.C., Extensive Delays Anticipated

Extensive residual delays were expected as crews continued to complete final repairs to damaged overhead wires.

09/11/2013

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Last Night Arrives For South Street Seaport Mall

The nearly 28-year-old mall on Pier 17 on the South Street Seaport was set to close permanently Monday.

09/09/2013

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Grenade Scare Leaves Roadway Shut Down In Ridgefield Park, N.J.

A major roadway was shut down in Ridgefield Park, N.J. Sunday afternoon, police found what they thought may have been a hand grenade inside a car.

09/08/2013

Northern State Parkway Tree Fall

Tree Crashes Onto Northern State Parkway

A huge tree crashed onto the busy Northern State Parkway on Long Island Sunday, causing a major traffic nightmare.

09/01/2013

Interfaith Medical Center in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. The state has rejected its restructuring plan and the hospital will stop taking in-patient admissions on Aug. 15, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Interfaith Medical Center Ordered To Stay Open At Least Until Sept. 11

Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn was supposed to begin the process of closing down Monday, but the closure has been postponed until at least Sept. 11.

08/26/2013

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

‘A’ Train To Shut Down North Of 168th Street Overnight This Week

Residents of Washington Heights and Inwood will be stuck with the No. 1 train during the overnight hours this week, as the northernmost leg of the A train shuts down for Fastrack repairs.

08/26/2013

LIE Truck Spill

Overturned Lumber Truck Shuts Down Eastbound L.I.E.

Three eastbound lanes of the Long Island Expressway were shut down in Old Westbury Monday afternoon, after a truck flipped over and spilled its load of lumber.

08/19/2013

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