| May 15, 2011
| 4:33 PM
May 15, 1961: The Metropolitan Transit Authority announces plans for a rapid transit system from Century City to El Monte! The proposed line, including 12 miles of subway, would extend from the downtown area to El Monte and west to......
| May 30, 2011
| 4:33 PM
As far as polarizing subjects in Los Angeles go, freeways have long ranked near the top, perhaps trailing only Shaq-Kobe and the question of where the Eastside really begins. Most of us love to complain about our freeways -- about......
| Mar 16, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa was back in the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday wearing a "30/10 for L.A." sticker as he made the rounds to build support for federal help to speed expansion of the regionâs transit network, including the......
| Apr 9, 2010
| 4:33 PM
December 1930: Broadway and 3rd Street. The Los Angeles County Transportation Authority Library and Archive is a wonderful source of old photos. Here's one of Broadway at 3rd Street taken in December 1930. The Times Building in the center-right portion of...
| Mar 30, 2010
| 5:45 PM
People may not be as safe as they think in subway stations.
According to the Metropolitan Transportation Agency, out of the more than 4,000 cameras inside subway stations right now, roughly half aren't working due to software problems or construction....
| Mar 4, 2010
| 5:36 PM
A gunman opened fire at the teeming subway entrance to Pentagon complex Thursday evening, wounding two military police officers before being shot, a spokesman said.
Authorities said all three were taken to a hospital. Chris Layman, a spokesman for the...
| Apr 14, 2010
| 8:15 PM
Sandwiched between two Brooklyn Heights homes is a curious building that's one of the worst kept secrets in the five boroughs.
The NYPD doesn't want you to know the address, but the facade of this faux brownstone is like something out of "The Matrix." On...
| Apr 26, 2010
| 4:55 AM
It's what Upper East Side residents can't see during the day that is haunting them. Rats -- some described as the size of small chickens, and many more than usual, and residents believe that the Second Avenue subway project is to blame.
| Jan 17, 2010
| 2:02 PM
Police in the Bronx are searching for a man wanted for an attempted rape, initiated on a Manhattan-bound subway train.
Cops say the 18-year-old victim was entering the subway at 149th Street and the Grand Concourse around noon Friday, unsure of which...
| Feb 8, 2010
| 7:22 AM
Bronx subway riders who use the No. 6 train can expect major delays in their commute.
The MTA shut down the Morrison Avenue and Whitlock Avenue stations for major renovations on Monday.
Affected riders can take the BX4 bus along Westchester Avenue for...
| Apr 20, 2011
| 1:28 PM
Police were called to the Cedar Springs Subway located at 4116 17 Mile Road NE on the morning of April 12. The restaurant's day shift manager, Kristin Fredrickson, 35, called and reported that a masked man with a gun entered soon after she opened the...
| Oct 28, 2010
| 4:16 PM
LOS ANGELES ( KTLA) -- The 'Subway to the Sea' is a step closer to reality, even if for the time being it will be just the 'Subway to the VA.' Los Angeles County transit officials Thursday approved a proposed $5-billion dollar link from downtown L.A. to...