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A subway pulls into the Lexington Ave. 86th Street station (file/credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

MTA Outlines 20-Year Plan To Improve Service

Under the plan, much of the 109-year-old subway system would get an upgraded signal system similar to what’s already is use on the L and 7 lines.

10/03/2013

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10 MTA Workers Charged, Accused Of Faking Signal Inspections

Prosecutors said eight signal maintainers were charged Monday with tampering with public records. Two of their supervisors were charged Friday with record tampering and official misconduct. All have pleaded not guilty.

08/21/2012

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

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

MTA Subway - File/Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images

Service Changes Expected On F And M Subway Lines Monday

The MTA is reporting a switch problem near the Queens Plaza station will impact service on the two train lines for the morning rush.

09/18/2011

Marijuana (credit: CBS 2)

Man Faces Drug Charges In Queens

Police said 30-year-old Clement Hunter ran a red light and failed to signal while making a right hand turn in Jamaica.

12/20/2010

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Stay? Go? NYC Crosswalk Lights Giving Mixed Signals

Walk or don’t walk? Malfunctioning crosswalk signals continue to confuse and endanger pedestrians across the Big Apple.

12/16/2010

LIRR crews have to manually lock train switches into place following a damaging fire. (credit: CBS 2)

Initial Findings Show LIRR Switch Fire Cost $2M

The Aug. 23 fire triggered a week of problems at the Jamaica transit hub.

09/25/2010

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LIRR Delays Expected For Tuesday’s AM, PM Commutes

Service on all Long Island Rail Road lines resumed with limited service Monday evening, but delays are expected for Tuesday’s AM and PM commutes.

08/23/2010