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FILE - People ride the subway into Manhattan during the morning commute. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Public Advocate Letitia James Calls For Stepped Up Action Against Sex Assaults On Subways

James is seeking better training for police officers, tougher sentences for offenders and are calling for more cameras to be installed in subway cars.

07/25/2014

(Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Getaway Day: Tri-State Guide To Planes, Trains & Automobiles

If you’re getting away for the holiday weekend, we’re here to help you navigate with this comprehensive list of resources.

CBS New York–07/02/2014

Buildings on West 42nd Street December 27, 2012. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: It’s The City That Never Sleeps…Because Of All That Noise!

Screeching subway trains, honking cars, roaring planes, barking dogs and boisterous people make noise the Big Apple’s No. 1 quality-of-life complaint, based on about 300,000 calls every year to the city’s 311 complaint hotline.

01/18/2014

The subway on Nov. 1, 2012. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork.com)

Survey: Majority Of Subway Announcements During Delays Clear, Accurate

The Straphangers Campaign found the announcements of delays were correct, clear and ungarbled 52 percent of the time.

09/17/2013

The subway on Nov. 1, 2012. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork.com)

Most Subway Service Back, But Slow Go Expected Monday Morning

The MTA said commuters should expect delays and crowded trains until service is fully restored.

11/04/2012

Times Square Subway Station Closed Due To Hurricane Sandy (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images News)

Full List Of MTA Service Updates, Including Metro-North, LIRR, NYC Transit, Bridges & Tunnels

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced Wednesday when limited subway, Metro North, and LIRR service will resume.

10/31/2012

Subway Closed

Some Subway Tunnels Flood; Pumping Them Out Could Take 4 Days

In a confirmation of the fears of Metropolitan Transportation Authority, subway tunnels and stations flooded Monday evening as water rushed through Battery Park and other areas.

CBS New York–10/29/2012

Pedestrians make their way through freezing rain during the morning commute in lower Manhattan on February 2, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Caution: Be On The Lookout For Black Ice Overnight

The ice storm that struck the Tri-State area Wednesday morning not only caused problems for commuters, but it also had the potential to flare back up into a problem overnight into Thursday.

02/02/2011

NYC Subway (file)

Report: MTA Cooked Inspection Books To Meet Deadlines

A report from the MTA inspector general claims agency inspection records were doctored or even made up, possibly sacrificing riders’ safety to meet deadlines.

11/19/2010