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181 Street Subway station (CBS 2)

Broken Rail Shuts Down C Train, Snags A Train Service In Upper Manhattan

Uptown Manhattan residents had more problems to deal with than the snow and the sloppy conditions Wednesday afternoon.

20 hours ago

Subway riders stand on a number 4 train passing through Grand Central station March 25, 2009 in New York City.  The Metropolitan Transportation Authority that controls the subway system passed a proposed overall fare hike to help close a $1.2-billion budget gap. The hike will raise fares to $2.50, from $2.00, for a single ride and $103, from $81, for a 30 day MetroCard.  (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

NYC Subway Sign Campaign Takes Aim At Rudeness

Transportation officials are taking a stand against such rudeness with a series of signs in subway cars that would make Miss Manners proud, reminding riders of the most rudimentary etiquette in a tone that’s part shaming, part scolding.

03/04/2015

Abid Naseer

Pakistani Man Guilty In Al Qaeda Plot To Attack NYC Subway

The verdict was reached Wednesday in federal court in Brooklyn where Abid Naseer acted as his own lawyer. No date was set for sentencing.

03/04/2015

People wait to board an uptown 6 train at Union Square Station on January 28, 2015. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Signal Problems Cause Delays On Numerous Subway Lines

The Metropolitan Transit Authority said a problem with the automated train computer system caused delays along the 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and S subway lines.

03/04/2015

Surveillance images of six women who police said attacked a teenager on a subway platform in Brooklyn on Jan. 23, 2015.  (credit: NYPD)

Police: 6 Women Attack Teen On Brooklyn Subway Platform

It happened around 8 p.m. back on Jan. 23 on the Botanic Gardens S train platform.

03/04/2015

Emergency responders work to free a man under an R train on Feb. 26, 2015. (credit:  Instagram/theclairecolmar)

Man Survives After Being Trapped Under R Train In Brooklyn

The train rolled over the man at around 8:40 a.m. at the 4th Avenue and & Union Street stop.

02/26/2015

People wait to board an uptown 6 train at Union Square Station on January 28, 2015. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

MTA Chairman Warns Of Dire Consequences If Funding Isn’t Found For Transit Improvements

More subway delays? That could be the future for New Yorkers if lawmakers don’t agree on how to pay for improvements to the city’s aging mass transit system.

02/25/2015

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Man Wounded By Gunshot At 14th Street, Eighth Avenue

A man was shot and wounded Monday night at the 14th Street and Eighth Avenue train station, at the cusp of Chelsea and the West Village.

02/09/2015

The 14th Street, Union Square subway station. (credit: CBS2)

Commuter Alert: Service Changes On 15 Subway Lines This Weekend

This weekend’s changes are part of a massive capital construction project underway.

02/07/2015

7 Train (credit: CBS2)

Bitter Cold Causes Delays For Rail Riders

Bitter cold temperatures and ice caused some early morning delays for rail commuters across the Tri-State area on Tuesday.

02/03/2015

The MTA has called 'skylarking' or riding on the back of a moving train a dangerous and moronic act. (Credit: CBS2)

Daredevil Act Known As ‘Skylarking’ Gives Dangerous Meaning To ‘Riding The Rails’

It’s daredevil behavior caught on camera, but all too often it has proven deadly.

01/30/2015

Police are looking for a man who allegedly fondled himself in front of a woman on the R train. (Credit: NYPD)

Cops: Man Fondled Himself In Front Of Woman On Queens ‘R’ Train

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying a man who allegedly fondled himself in front of a woman on a Queens subway train.

01/29/2015

A suspect who police believe groped a woman's buttocks several times on the L Train near Union Square. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Groped Woman Multiple Times On L Train Near Union Square

Police on Wednesday were searching for a suspect who allegedly groped a woman’s buttocks several times on an L Train near Union Square last month.

01/28/2015

A subway train crosses the Williamsburg Bridge the morning after a snowstorm on January 27, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Regular Weekday Subway, Rail Service Resumes

Regular weekday service is resuming on the subways and rails a day after a snowstorm shut down the city but commuters should expect delays.

01/28/2015

An empty highway in Brooklyn is viewed the morning after a major winter storm on January 27, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Travel Bans Lifted For New York, New Jersey & Connecticut; Transit Services Resuming

Travel bans were lifted Tuesday morning, a day after officials barred drivers from streets throughout the Tri-State area.

01/27/2015

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