The MTA is hoping for a nearly $3B loan from the government as it hopes to stave off massive service cuts.
With ridership way down due to the pandemic, the MTA is facing an epic budget crisis and is threatening massive service cuts to make up the difference.
The MTA is banning defecating inside subway trains and stations.
Demetrius Harvard, 30, of the Bronx, threw construction debris onto the tracks in Chelsea causing the derailment, authorities said.
Three people were injured after a subway train was derailed by debris thrown onto the tracks by a vandal.
The MTA and the NYPD hold a press conference on the investigation into a subway train derailment in Manhattan.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he worries about an influx of car traffic into New York City and said he hopes the penalty will help encourage New Yorkers to return to public transit by lowering the possibility of getting infected while using transit.
Police are on the hunt once again for a suspect they believe has been smashing the windows of subway cars in New York City.
Police made a grim discovery aboard a subway train in Harlem early Saturday morning.
The 40-year-old man was trying to cross the tracks at the East 239th Street train yard in the Wakefield section at about 5 a.m. when he fell, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The NYPD says it has arrested a man caught on a shocking video attempting to rape a 25-year-old woman on a subway platform on the Upper East Side.
There is a $12,500 reward offered for information that leads to the arrest of the person who has smashed hundreds of windows on New York City subway trains.
New York's bus and subway service could be cut by 40% if Congress doesn't step in to approve a federal bailout.
The MTA is pleading for help from federal lawmakers to try and stay afloat as it is currently losing $200M a week due to decreased ridership.
Unions representing New York transit workers are demanding swift access to protective gear, better enforcement of mask-wearing and increased service as more businesses and schools re-open their doors.
The NYPD is on the hunt for a man suspected of vandalizing 63 subway cars across New York City by smashing their windows.
A vandalism spree could severely impact service on the New York City subway’s 7 line.
The main way that the virus spreads is through droplets people spray when they talk, cough or sneeze. That means the best way to reduce the spread of infection on public transit and elsewhere is to wear and mask and stay 6 feet from others, experts say.
New York’s mass transit agency wants Apple to come up with a better way for iPhone users to unlock their phones without taking off their masks, as it seeks to guard against the spread of the coronavirus in buses and subways.