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Car Fire Causes Midday Gridlock at Lincoln Tunnel

Car Fire Causes Midday Gridlock at Lincoln Tunnel

A car fire near the Lincoln Tunnel snarled traffic for more than an hour at the crossing Monday afternoon. Read more »

Monday, Jun 20, 2016
Vehicle Fire Sparks Traffic Chaos at Lincoln Tunnel

Vehicle Fire Sparks Traffic Chaos at Lincoln Tunnel

A vehicle fire at the mouth of the outbound Lincoln Tunnel shut down the north tube, stalling traffic as thick black... Watch »

Friday, Jun 17, 2016
Cuomo Calls for $3B Penn Station Overhaul

Cuomo Calls for $3B Penn Station Overhaul

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pressing the restart button on the long-sought overhaul of Penn Station. Watch »

Wednesday, Jan 6, 2016
NYC Releases List of Key Gridlock Alert Days

NYC Releases List of Key Gridlock Alert Days

The New York City Department of Transportation released its plan to help improve travel on the heaviest traffic days... Read more »

Wednesday, Dec 2, 2015

Subway Service Changes to Complicate Weekend Travel

First 4 Traffic reporter Lauren Scala breaks down the weekend service changes for several subway lines. View »

Friday, Oct 16, 2015
Times Square's Pedestrian Plazas Will Stay: Report

Times Square's Pedestrian Plazas Will Stay: Report

Times Square’s pedestrian plazas, widely hailed by urban planners as an innovation in city design, will remain in... Read more »

Thursday, Oct 1, 2015
NJ Transit Riders Are Paying More on Buses, Trains

NJ Transit Riders Are Paying More on Buses, Trains

New Jersey Transit bus and rail riders are paying more to commute. Read more »

Thursday, Oct 1, 2015
7 Subway Service Resumes After Suspension

7 Subway Service Resumes After Suspension

Service on the 7 subway line has resumed after an earlier suspension between Hudson Yards and Flushing-Main Street... Read more »

Thursday, Oct 1, 2015
LIRR Service Resumes on Ronkonkoma Branch

LIRR Service Resumes on Ronkonkoma Branch

Service has resumed on the Long Island Railroad's Ronkonkoma branch after an unauthorized vehicle on the tracks... Read more »

Tuesday, Oct 6, 2015
Amtrak Train En Route to NYC Derails in Vermont, Injuring 7

Amtrak Train En Route to NYC Derails in Vermont, Injuring 7

An Amtrak passenger train en route to the New York area on its way to Washington, D.C., derailed in Vermont Monday... Read more »

Monday, Oct 5, 2015
Exclusive: Dash Cam Captures Turnpike Tanker Explosion

Exclusive: Dash Cam Captures Turnpike Tanker Explosion

A pile of mattresses on top of a cargo van sprang loose onto the New Jersey Turnpike Wednesday afternoon, forcing a... Watch »

Thursday, Oct 8, 2015
Faster Conn.-to-NYC Trains Face Stumbling Blocks

Faster Conn.-to-NYC Trains Face Stumbling Blocks

Many of Connecticut's shoreline commuters would love a faster trip to New York City, but aging railroad bridges and... Read more »

Sunday, Oct 27, 2013
MTA App Competition Asks Public to Vote

MTA App Competition Asks Public to Vote

The MTA is inviting the public to try out and weigh in on dozens of new apps designed to ease getting around. Read more »

Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013
Subway Pigeons Scared Off With Bird Call

Subway Pigeons Scared Off With Bird Call

Transit officials have a new weapon in their fight against pigeons at a Manhattan subway station: recorded bird... Read more »

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2012
2 Arrested in iPhone Robbery of 81-Year-Old

2 Arrested in iPhone Robbery of 81-Year-Old

Police have arrested two teenagers in the iPhone robbery of an 81-year-old man who was pushed onto the subway tracks... Watch »

Monday, Apr 9, 2012
Envisioning High-Speed Train for Tri-State

Envisioning High-Speed Train for Tri-State

Imagine being able to skip the subway, and instead getting to places on high-tech trains traveling up to 300 miles... Watch »

Monday, Mar 12, 2012
Dangerous Dust at 2nd Ave Subway Site: Report

Dangerous Dust at 2nd Ave Subway Site: Report

An air sample taken underground at the Second Avenue subway construction site had excessive levels of a dangerous... Watch »

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2012
Cop Impersonators Assault, Rob Man in Subway

Cop Impersonators Assault, Rob Man in Subway

Two men pretending to be police officers assaulted and robbed a man in a Delancey Street subway station when he... Watch »

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2012
Exclusive: MTA Chairman on Fare Hike:

Exclusive: MTA Chairman on Fare Hike: "It's Going to Happen"

MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota told NBC New York in an exclusive interview Friday that fares are definitely going up... Watch »

Friday, Mar 9, 2012

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