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Man Fatally Struck By R Train Wednesday At Union Street/4th Ave...

PARK SLOPE - A 40-year-old man was fatally hit by a southbound R subway Wednesday afternoon at the Union Street/4th Avenue station. Police responded to...

Teen Injured In Subway Surfing Accident

CONEY ISLAND - A subway-surfing teenager was seriously injured after falling from an F train yesterday afternoon. The 13-year old grabbed onto a southbound F...

Con Ed Outage Stalls Subway Service Sunday Afternoon

DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN/RED HOOK - Governor Andrew Cuomo has called for the New York State Department of Public Service to conduct an investigation into the Con...

1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 – This Morning’s Massive Delays...

BROOKLYN - A “rail condition” at the 50th Street MTA station caused extensive delays to the 1, 2, and 3 trains that rippled out...

Two Teens Assaulted At Subway Stations In Separate Incidents

FLATBUSH/DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN - Two teens were assaulted at MTA stations last month in two separate incidents. The first assault happened at approximately 11:30am on Thursday,...

Man Slashed At Nevins Street Subway Station

DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN - A man was slashed in the face at approximately 4pm Tuesday afternoon at the Nevins Street MTA station in Downtown Brooklyn. The...

Weeknight Service Changes To Q Trains In Brooklyn

Weeknight Q train riders should expect service changes between Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center and Prospect Park for the next two weeks. There will be no Q service...

Cops Seeking Unruly Bus Passenger Who Spat On, Hit Driver With...

Clinton Hill - The NYPD is searching for the man seen in the above photos in connection to an assault on a city bus...

This Week In Brooklyn History: BRT Trouble In August 1906

August 12 was a Sunday in 1906.  It was the day after a Justice ruled the Brooklyn Rapid Transit Company (BRT) can only charge...

Crown Heights Man Sentenced For Attempting To Rob, Set Fire To...

Crown Heights - Acting Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez announced today that a 52-year-old Crown Heights resident was sentenced to seven years in prison...

Meet Your Candidate: Steven Saperstein For District 48

The 48th District has one Republican and one Democrat-- Marat Filler--running against the incumbent Chaim Deutsch. Steven Saperstein is the Republican candidate vying to represent...

Woman Throws Hot Coffee On MTA Driver’s Face And Runs

BERGEN BEACH. An off-duty MTA bus driver had hot coffee thrown on his face during meal break by a woman who needed a bus...

‘F Train From Hell’ Rider Demands Evacuation Plan From MTA

“For a city that has 6 million riders a day, it is a travesty that we are not educated by the MTA about basic...

Mayor Proposes Plan To Tax City’s Wealthiest To Fund MTA Repairs

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a plan to tax the wealthiest New Yorkers to fund much-needed repairs and improvements to the city's troubled MTA...

Meet Your Candidate: Park Slope Attorney Richard Bashner Is Running For...

Many politicians aspire to run for higher office, but it's new territory for 30-year Brooklyn resident, Richard Bashner, who will be on the NYC...