| Jan 12, 2011
| 6:03 AM
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced several service changes Wednesday due to the New York City's declaration of a weather emergency for the overnight snow storm that hit the Tri-State area. The MTA is urging all sommuters to allow for...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 6:28 AM
The MTA has put into effect its winter weather plan due to the overnight storm that has dropped a mixture of snow and freezing rain throughout the Tri-State area.
According to the transit agency, some express trains will be running local for a portion of...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 2:28 AM
The MTA has been working hard to restore full service in the aftermath of a storm that dumped nineteen inches of snow on New York City and more than a foot of snow in other parts of the region. While we have restored service across the entire system,...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 8:42 AM
A storm that had been predicted for days caught much of the East Coast off guard with its ferocity, tearing through with lightning, thunder and mounds of wet snow, leaving more than 300,000 customers around the nation's capital without power Thursday...
| Jan 27, 2011
| 9:06 AM
LIRR trains were running on time Thursday -- if you believed the public address system and platform signs, that is.
"It's incredibly frustrating," said Jack Rogers as he waited over an hour for a train at the Mineola station.
Mta.info proved to be...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 1:32 PM
An Amtrak train derailed near Penn Station today and forced delays at the peak of the PM rush. LIRR Commuter Anthony Marra told PIX 11 News, "Once again the LIRR is having problems. Which I don't think is a surprise to anyone here, it's ridiculous."...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:46 PM
The Long Island Rail Road pension scandal has hit its last stop, Federal Court.
On Tuesday, 10 more arrests were made in the alleged $1 billion pension scandal.
The arrests are a continuation of the first wave of indictments that resulted in 11 people...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 8:35 PM
Con Ed experienced peak usage at five o’ clock in the afternoon on both Wednesday and Thursday and at one 1pm on Friday. There are several explanations for why the utility’s system peaked so early today -- but Friday afternoon’s rough...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 2:59 PM
One Queens mother says she is never opening up her windows again, after her baby's room was broken into, by a burglar, a squirrel.
"It spread its wings like a flying squirrel and it was holding onto the blinds. Before it left it urinated," said a new...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 2:02 PM
LIRR riders say they only have to go to their neighborhood station to catch a train and also catch a glimpse of a real life coyote.
Signs posted by Antionette Jorge, arider who says she came face to face with several coyotes the other night, warn...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 7:39 AM
It's not the news any commuter wanted to hear, but for some Long Island Railroad customers: it will take more time to get home.
The MTA said they notified their affected customers for months through pamphlets, newsletters and announcements regarding...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 9:20 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Among the slick, million-dollar ads for the likes of Pepsi and Honda during the Super Bowl this Sunday, viewers in Washington will see a far more modest spot. New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino will be...