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Metro-North Service Restored After Two Hours

AP | Posted 01.24.2014 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — New York's Metro-North Railroad has restored service after a computer system power problem forced it to temporarily stop trains on t...

New Yorkers Have Longest Commute In Nation

AP | Posted 08.14.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- New Yorkers have the longest commute in the nation. That's according to a report released Tuesday by the Partnership for New York City....

The GW Bridge Is Going To Be A Mess

AP | DAVID PORTER | Posted 10.02.2013 | New York

FORT LEE, N.J. — California had its "Carmageddon," complete with sequel. Now, New York could be staring at its own potential transportation disa...

Good News For LIRR Commuters

Newsday | Posted 09.21.2013 | New York

Half-hourly weekend service is coming back to the Long Island Rail Road, according to the MTA and the office of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo, which released d...

Metro-North Train Hauling Garbage Derails In New York

AP | Posted 07.19.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- A freight train hauling garbage has derailed in New York City. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says service on Metro-North Rail...

Should The NYC Commuter Tax Be Reinstated?

Newsday | Posted 09.02.2013 | New York

Just the mention of a commuter tax in the New York City mayoral race prompted two state legislators and a town supervisor from Long Island to hold a n...

Train Crash Leads To Long, Commutes To NYC

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 07.20.2013 | New York

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Commuters navigated a patchwork of cars, trains and buses along Connecticut's shoreline Monday, encountering lengthy delays ...

Quinn Wants One Hour Cap On NYers' Commutes

DNAinfo | Posted 04.11.2013 | New York

NEW YORK CITY — City Council Speaker Christine Quinn thinks no New Yorker should have to travel more than an hour to get to work. In a speech out...

Is Commuting Worth It?

Amram Altzman | Posted 03.18.2013 | Teen
Amram Altzman

After spending almost four whole years now commuting, I have to ask myself: Was commuting worth it?

Snow Over It: Storm Creates A Mess For Morning Commuters

| Posted 03.08.2013 | New York

By Aidan Gardiner, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer NEW YORK CITY — Snow began blanketing the city early Friday morning, making for a messy rush-hour c...

PHOTO: Bloomberg Rides The Subway

Posted 11.05.2012 | New York

On Monday morning, countless New Yorkers braved long lines and packed trains for what was for many, the first time commuting to work since Superstorm ...

Staten Island Ferry To Resume Service

Posted 11.02.2012 | New York

The city announced the Staten Island Ferry will restore service to commuters starting Friday at noon. The ferry will depart at St. George with half...

New Yorkers Begin To Stir To Life With Heavy Traffic, Power Losses

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ and RALPH D. RUSSO | Posted 12.31.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — Two days after superstorm Sandy brought New York to a standstill, residents itching to get back to work and their old lives noticed s...

To Cleveland, With Love

Narrative.ly | Posted 10.24.2012 | New York

n a recent Saturday night out at The Rusty Knot, a nautical-themed bar facing the West Side Highway, Jonathan Weiss looks like a typical 26-year-old N...

MTA Unveils Four Plans For Fare Hikes; $125 Monthly Considered

| Posted 10.15.2012 | New York

By Jill Colvin, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer MIDTOWN — 30-day MetroCards could jump to as much as $125 under proposed fare hikes unveiled by the MTA...