| Mar 9, 2010
| 8:24 AM
A New York City Transit supervisor was charged with stealing more the $150,000 from the financially struggling agency, Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes announced Tuesday.
An indictment alleges that as head of a law department unit, Jacqueline...
| Sep 22, 2009
| 12:32 PM
In the wake of a continuing terrorism probe, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority has stepped up patrols at "key locations" in the city, the agency announced Tuesday.
MTA officials said while there has been no conceivable threat to the city's subway...
| Oct 7, 2009
| 6:18 AM
Subway riders should prepared for a rough commute this weekend.
The MTA is planning more than two dozen service changes throughout the system because of necessary repairs.
Most subway lines will be rerouted during the weekend, with the exception of...
| Oct 19, 2009
In a new aggressive ad campaign, New Yorkers will be encouraged to "stop believing."
Ads promoting atheism hit a dozen Manhattan subway stations Monday. It features the slogan "A Million New Yorkers Are Good Without God. Are You?"
The $25,000 campaign,...
| May 11, 2010
| 3:59 PM
Today, bands ranging from names like "The Bill Murray Experience" to"The Pink Cowgirl" got to show off what the got for dozens of judges from the music industry. It's all part of the annual audition for the MTA's Music Under New York Program which gives...
| Dec 21, 2005
A crush of commuters swamped the Long Island Rail Road Tuesday morning with thousands waiting for hours to board trains in Jamaica, riders showing up in the predawn to buy tickets in Forest Hill and a sea of passengers jamming Penn Station in the...