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Brooklyn Heights »

Joe Lhota's Wife Once Crashed Her Car While Talking Politics on Her Cell

Tamra Lhota rear-ended another driver, who suffered permanent back injuries, according to a lawsuit.

New York City »

Former Mayor Ed Koch Dies at 88

Former Mayor Ed Koch died of congestive heart failure about 2 a.m. Friday.

New York City »

Joe Lhota Warns of Return to Dark Days if Democrat Elected Next Mayor

Joe Lhota says he's the man to keep the city safe and fiscally sound.

New York City »

New MTA App Tells Commuters When Their Train Will Arrive

The MTA Subway TIme app will give commuters real-time subway arrival information.

New York City »

MTA Votes to Hike Fares and Tolls Again

Single rides will cost straphangers $2.50 and weekly MetroCards will cost $112 come March.

New York City »

MTA Chair Joseph Lhota Announces Resignation to Mull Run for Mayor

MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota said he will send his resignation letter to Gov. Cuomo.

New York City »

MTA Chairman Joseph Lhota Stepping Down to Run for Mayor, Report Says

Joseph Lhota is reportedly planning to run for mayor as a Republican.

New York City »

Lhota Recommends Hiking Bus, Subway Fare to $2.50

MTA Chair Joe Lhota wants to see the base fare for subways and buses go up.

Willowbrook »

Staten Islanders Urge MTA to Scrap Toll Hike Plan

Residents complain about plans to raise the Verrazano bridge toll to $15.

Financial District »

Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel Reopens to Cars for Rush Hour

The Hugh L. Carey Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel was severely flooded during Hurricane Sandy.

Williamsburg »

L Train is Back in Service

The L train resumed service Thursday, to the delight of Brooklyn riders.

New York City »

New York Braces for Chaotic Commute Monday Morning Following Hurricane

Many subway lines are still partly or fully suspended after Hurricane Sandy.

New York City »

M and 7 Subway Lines Restored, NJ Transit and Amtrak to NYC Returns

The M and 7 lines began providing modified service Friday morning, the MTA announced.

Jackson Heights »

7 Train Service Resumes in Queens

The MTA is also close to restoring service on the 4/5 and F lines in Lower Manhattan.

New York City »

Partial Subway Service Resumes Tomorrow, LIRR and Metro-North Today

The MTA will restore limited subway lines after Hurricane Sandy and will suspend fares through Friday.