| Jul 24, 2012
| 6:25 AM
A cop on every train. That's what the NYPD is doing in the Bronx and on two subway lines in Queens. Police flood the trains from midnight to 6 a.m.
"I like it. I love it. I feel more safer when cops are around. I love it," said Michael Trujillo, a Queens...
| May 24, 2009
The actor who's known for the game "Six Degrees" is now separated from an all-important item - his Blackberry!
Last week, a thief in the New York City subway system reportedly took off with Bacon's Blackberry. The New York Post says the heist occurred at...
| May 27, 2009
Investigators say New York subway riders may risk falling onto the tracks because yellow boards at the edge the platforms are deterioriating.
The strips - called rubbing boards - are made with wood or fiberglass. They're supported by bolts and metal....
| May 27, 2009
Prosecutors say they've nailed a band of identity thieves that ran a stunningly simple scheme to defraud businesses, banks and government agencies of more than a million dollars.
The check scam was effective and not very complex. The Manhattan District...
| Jun 12, 2009
New York City Transit conductor Bretta Sykes says she went to catch a train and caught a baby instead.
Sykes was waiting for an incoming train in lower Manhattan on Thursday afternoon when a woman in a subway train at the station went into active labor....
| Jun 12, 2009
Who needs a hospital when you have mass transit? For the second day in a row, a baby girl, who just couldn't seem to wait, entered the world with a whole bunch of New Yorkers looking on.
A woman gave birth shortly before 10:30 a.m. Friday on a B61 bus in...
| Nov 19, 2009
| 1:55 PM
Predators lurking in New York City subways, hoping to sneak a grope or feel, appear to be a frightening growing trend, officials announced Thursday.
According to NYPD Transit Chief James Hall, complaints of sexual abuse have increased four percent from...
| Nov 24, 2009
| 12:50 PM
A missing 13-year-old boy with Asperger's syndrome spent 11 days in the subway system before being found.
Police found Francisco Hernandez Jr. in a Coney Island station on October 26 after the boy survived for almost two weeks on a diet consisting of...
| Nov 30, 2009
| 1:26 PM
Subway riders across the city often get frustrated with the strange amounts of cash left on their MetroCards after a few rides.
More than a year ago, the MTA reportedly changed its formula for getting bonuses on pay-per-ride cards. The switch from 20...
| Dec 8, 2009
| 6:35 PM
An MTA employee claims he was shoved off a Brooklyn platform after he exposed workers who were apparently sitting around idle for hours everyday.
Juan de los Santos, 43, told the New York Daily News he suffered a broken nose, broken teeth and a gash that...
| Dec 10, 2009
A man has been killed by a subway train in Brooklyn, resulting in some rush-hour delays.
Transit officials say the incident occurred at 8:32 a.m. Thursday at the Pennsylvania Avenue station.
The accident affected the 2, 3 and 4 lines. Power was shut...