| Oct 5, 2009
| 12:59 PM
Police on Long Island have identified the victim of a deadly stabbing in Huntington Station as a Roosevelt man.
Luis Castro, 27, was found lying in the road on West Roges Path by a passing motorist, police said. His body had apparently been there...
| Mar 13, 2010
| 12:50 PM
Your train ride could be going high-tech!
The MTA is exploring a plan to bring wireless Internet to Grand Central Terminal, Penn Station and two commuter rail services.
The agency has invited companies to submit proposals for installing Wi-Fi on Metro...
| Mar 14, 2010
| 7:30 PM
Hundreds of thousands of people are still without power Sunday across the tri-state area, after a powerful storm swept through the northeast.
The storm, which contained gusting winds as strong at 70 mph, knocked down tress and power lines, sparking...
| Mar 14, 2010
| 2:58 PM
New Jersey Transit reports that Midtown Direct trains on the Montclair-Boonton line have been restored as of 7:35 a.m. They had been canceled due to flooding.
The Princeton shuttle, the Dinky, isn't running but there are replacement buses currently...
| Mar 15, 2010
| 4:42 AM
Thousands of people are without power on Long Island after this weekend's storm.
Roughly 62,000 customers are still without power on Monday morning across Long Island. Authorities say that some residents won't have their power restored until as late as...
| Oct 13, 2009
| 8:42 AM
Authorities say an off-duty New York City police officer who displayed a handgun while trying to quiet unruly passengers on a train has been arrested and suspended without pay.
Metropolitan Transportation Authority police say Officer David Hendrick on...
| Oct 23, 2009
| 4:35 AM
Weekend commuters can expect several service changes on numerous subway lines and the Long Island Railroad as maintenance work continues.
The MTA says the affected lines will be rerouted or replaced with shuttle buses for certain stretches. The only...
| Nov 24, 2009
| 5:34 PM
The evening commute on the Ronkonkoma Branch of the Long Island Railroad was brought to a grinding halt on Tuesday when an eastbound train struck a man.
The incident occurred around 6:40 p.m.near the Brentwood station. According to police, the victim was...
| Dec 8, 2009
| 2:48 AM
Despite a $2.26 billion state bailout this year, New York City's transit system is facing a reported shortfall that may total $343 million.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority's revenues are the concern. Revenues from the payroll tax for the...
| Sep 11, 2009
| 11:00 AM
The Long Island Rail Road engineer accused of allowing a passenger to man the controls of a rush-hour train in July has been fired, LIRR officials announced Friday.
Ronald Cabrera, 40, was terminated following a two-month internal disciplinary review...
| Dec 15, 2009
| 6:01 AM
A plan by the cash-strapped MTA to reduce bus and subway service is one step closer to becoming a reality.
The MTA finanance committee approved wide-ranging service reductions on Monday, which are said to include the elimination of the W and Z subway...
| Dec 15, 2009
| 2:14 PM
Several protests were staged around the city Tuesday in response to the possibility of sweeping service cuts to several subways and bus lines.
The Metropolitan Transportation Agency finance committee approved wide-ranging service reductions on Monday,...