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10 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
In this photo provided by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, crew members stand aside as a train passes while they install new speed restriction signs along the Metro North tracks in Port Chester, N.Y., Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013.
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16 hrs ago | Mashable
Can high tech gizmos like lasers, motion sensors, thermal cameras and smart video software prevent people from dying on the subway tracks? The New York City's Metropolitan Transportation Authority wants to find out.
19 hrs ago | The Real Deal
The City Council' s Transportation Committee got an update on the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's $1.4 billion Lower Manhattan megaproject Wednesday.
Storefront , an online marketplace that connects artists, designers, and brands with retail space, plans to expand on the hundreds of listings it already has around New York City.
As of Tuesday morning, Metro-North Railroad has new safety protections in place at the Spuyten Duyvil curve, the site of the Dec. 1 fatal derailment, and other critical locations throughout its east-of-Hudson system.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says that the locations will be leased out month to month while it searches for permanent tenants.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says Metro-North signal crews have installed new safety protections at the Spuyten Duyvil curve, the site of last Sunday's derailment in the Bronx that killed four people.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has told New York City transit officials to adopt several safety changes following the deadly derailment of a commuter train.
A train passes by the scene of repair efforts at the site of a train derailment in the Bronx borough of New York, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013.
The Federal Railroad Administration on Friday issued an emergency order telling the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to take steps to update its signal system to insure that Metro North trains keep within speed limits.
The Blue Line Metro rail serving Long Beach was suspended Wednesday between the downtown Long Beach and Willow Street stations due to damaged overhead wires, officials said.
Passengers exit a Hudson Line Metro-North train at New York's Grand Central Terminal as service resumed, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.
A surviving passenger on the New York City train that derailed Sunday, killing four, intends to sue the railroad, her lawyer said Wednesday.