| May 29, 2012
| 6:19 PM
LOS ANGELES -- A month after Metro's Expo Line opened, safety questions are continuing to be raised about several street crossings along the light-rail route, including a unique and challenging intersection that forms a maze of track, traffic signals...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 10:23 AM
NEW YORK -- A controversial advertisement that critics say is hateful toward Muslims will appear in New York City subway stations starting next week, despite the city's attempts to halt the campaign.
New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 5:00 PM
It was like stumbling into a convention of the Society of Influence Peddlers, with old friends and enemies schmoozing before the start of festivities.
There were Hall of Fame lobbyists like Richard Alatorre and Mike Roos, and future Hall-of-Famers like...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 8:08 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- 'Carmageddon II' came to an end ahead of schedule, with all lanes of the 405 Freeway through the Sepulveda Pass re-opened to traffic by midnight Sunday.
The two-day closure of the 10-mile stretch of the 405 was part of a $1-billion,...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 3:27 PM
Subway, bus and commuter rail riders, familiar with service cuts and changes, learned today about service restorations and additions. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority called a press conference to announce what it called “good news and...
| 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...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 4:04 PM
With a pricetag of $4 ½ billion dollars, it is the biggest public works project in American history. The 2nd Avenue subway project has often been referred to as the line that time forgot, because it has been stalled so frequently since it first appeared...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 1:02 PM
City Councilman Ara Najarian has a political decision to make this weekend: fight to keep his seat on the Metrolink board of directors, or fold.
On Monday, Najarian could lose his influential seat on the rail oversight board, likely in retaliation for...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 10:26 AM
A large snowstorm came barreling through the Northeast on Monday, threatening to drop 16 inches in some areas and frustrate commuters.
By Monday morning, Newfield, New York, was reporting 10 inches of snow, while Ridgebury, Pennsylvania, had 8 inches....
| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Since leaving the Governor's office, David Paterson has had a seat behind a radio microphone -- until now. Paterson announced Monday that he has been nominated to a position on the MTA Board.
Today, Governor Andrew Cuomo named Paterson to fill a spot...
| May 31, 2012
| 7:32 AM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- Beverly Hills school officials have filed a lawsuit against the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. It's the latest move in a long fight over a planned subway under Beverly Hills.
The lawsuit, filed under state...