Byford On Attacked MTA Bus, Subway Workers: 'They're Just Trying To Do Their Jobs'The MTA is putting on a united front after an outbreak of violence against New York City transit employees.
'There Will Be Hell To Pay': NYC Transit Boss Demands 7-Train Track Issues Get Fixed NowAndy Byford says a signal transponder can malfunction when it gets slushy in the winter months. The company that makes it, has been working on a fix since March.
MTA's OMNY Tap-To-Pay System Coming To More Subway Stations Around NYCOn Wednesday, the MTA launched the cutting-edge technology at turn styles at Penn Station.
Comptroller: MTA Received Only 18 Of 300 New Subway Cars By DeadlineStringer said the contract is 35 months behind schedule, and the MTA still hasn't received the full amount of cars.
MTA Starts Issuing Violations To Drivers Caught Blocking Bus LanesThe MTA says since October, 15,000 drivers were seen blocking lanes on the M-15 and B-44 bus routes alone.
Report Raises Red Flags About MTA Employee Background ChecksThe probe finds that deficiencies in the system are allowing potential candidates to give false information, and even hide criminal histories.
MTA & Union Leaders To Meet, Attempt To Avoid Transit Worker Slowdown Threatened On Black FridayThe head of the MTA and the Transport Workers Union are scheduled to meet behind closed doors to hammer out a contract agreement.
Thanksgiving Travel: Millions Expected To Pack Area Roads, AirportsAAA predicts 55 million people will travel more than 50 miles for Thanksgiving.
Subway Surfer On Top Of Queens Train Struck And Killed, MTA SaysThe MTA says the unidentified person was killed between 9 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday night at Queensboro Plaza.
No One Injured In LIRR Train Derailment, Cause Remains Under InvestigationA piece of broken rail was found at the Jamaica station, but it's not clear if it had anything to do with the derailment.
Man Slashed, Teens Stabbed, Conductor Slapped: Rash Of Violent Subway Crimes Leaves Riders On EdgeThe latest happened last night at the 181st Street subway station in Washington Heights. Police said a 39-year-old man was slashed in the face and neck after he accidentally bumped into another man.
Demanding Answers: Mechanical Failures Causing Problems For MTA's New Fleet Of Subway CarsNewer does not necessarily mean better when it comes to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority subway cars.
'Subway Raccoon' Aims To Be This Year's 'Pizza Rat' After Being Spotted In Brooklyn Train StationA rider at the Nevins Street station in Downtown Brooklyn spotted the four-legged commuter hanging out at the edge of the platform Wednesday night.
'Climate Change Is Real': MTA Fills Brooklyn Subway Stop With Water To Test New Flood GateThe entrance to the Broadway G-train station in Williamsburg was completely submerged Wednesday.
Caught On Camera: Queens Train Stopped After Shocked Workers Catch Duo Surfing On Subway Car RoofCommuters and MTA workers spotted the pair surfing on top of a 7-train in Queens over the weekend.