12 hrs ago
Cuomo orders safety upgrades for NYC trains
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.
16 hrs ago
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.
20 hrs ago
Feds To MTA: Update Metro-North Signals, Add Second Operator On Trains
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.
L Train Issues Cause Morning Commute Headaches
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says it hopes to have normal service on the L train in Brooklyn back this afternoon after a broken fiber cable caused signal problems that led to service disruptions on the line.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Orange County Register
Damaged wires suspend Blue Line service in Long Beach
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.
Albany Times Union
Derailment highlights risk of 'highway hypnosis'
Passengers exit a Hudson Line Metro-North train at New York's Grand Central Terminal as service resumed, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.
Passenger who survived New York City train crash to sue railroad
A surviving passenger on the New York City train that derailed Sunday, killing four, intends to sue the railroad, her lawyer said Wednesday.
Cops: Man arrested on LIRR train carrying stolen cash register
Cory Ford, 34, of New Jersey, was arrested as he was leaving a Long Island Rail Road train at the Jamaica station by Metropolitan Transportation Authority police.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
WNYC-AM New York
Metro North Tracks Cleared
Metro-North Railroad tracks in the Spuyten Duyvil section of The Bronx have been cleared of wreckage from Sunday's derailment.
NY: Speed-Control System Could Stop Train Derailments, Experts Say
An accident-prevention system required by Congress but resisted by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority would stop a train from speeding through a sharp curve and potentially derailing, experts said.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
'Life and death issue' for railroad
A police officer looks over a body at the wreckage of a Metro-North Railroad commuter train after it derailed in the southwest Bronx, across the Hudson River from the northern tip of Manhattan Island in New York, Dec. 1, 2013.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Derailment: Staples Grad is Voice of MTA
It's been a tough day for Aaron Donovan, the 1994 Staples High School graduate who has been all over the airwaves today as the spokesman for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority on the Bronx, N.Y. derailment.
Shuttles To Head To Subway For Riders Affected By Metro-North Derailment
Service will continue between the Tarrytown station on the Hudson Line to the White Plains station on the Harlem Line until 2 a.m., according to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
NYC train derailment is latest woe for Metro-North
First responders work the scene of a derailment of a Metro-North passenger train in the Bronx borough of New York Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013.
WINK-TV Fort Myers
Governor: 4 dead, 63 hurt in NYC train derailment
A Metro-North passenger train derailed on a curved section of track in the Bronx on Sunday morning, killing four people and injuring 63 as it came to rest just inches from the water, authorities said.
Metro-North passenger train derails in NYC
Metropolitan Transportation Authority police say the train derailed Sunday morning near the Spuyten Duyvil station.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Busy Bronx Subway Station Looks Much Improved After Upgrades
A major Bronx subway station has gone from grimy to almost gleaming in spots, and riders say that they're grateful for the upgrades.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Final Blast Complete For Phase One Of Second Avenue Subway Project
As WCBS 880's Jim Smith reported Saturday, residents and business owners on the Upper East Side all have something to be thankful for as the holiday approaches this year - peace and quiet.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
MTA: Subway Ridership Numbers Broke Record In October
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says that on October 24th of this year more subway rides were taken that day than on any other since it started keeping daily records in 1985.
MTA: Travis Rittenhouse fatally struck by train
Metropolitan Transportation Authority police Wednesday identified the man struck and killed early Tuesday by an LIRR train at the Syosset station as Travis Rittenhouse of Huntington.