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Kips Bay »

Woman Paid $9K by MTA for Falling Off Bus Turned Out to Be Lying: Police

Reyna Geraldino got $9,000 in medical bills paid by the MTA, but turned out to be lying, police said.

Ditmars »

N Train Service in Astoria Suspended This Weekend for Noise Mitigation Work

Shuttle buses will run in place of trains between Queensboro Plaza and Ditmars Boulevard.

Soundview »

45-Year-Old Subway Surfer Dies Riding Atop 6 Train, NYPD Says

A man was riding atop a 6 train through Soundview when he hit his head, police said.

Jackson Heights »

Subway Store Selling Soccer Apparel and CDs Going Out of Business

La Villita Records inside the 74th Street station is set to close, according to its owner.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Subway Station Renovation to End in March, MTA Says

The $25 million project brings three new elevators to the station.

Kew Gardens »

Plan to Use Longer Q10 Buses Irks Kew Gardens Residents

Residents say the buses are too long for the neighborhood's narrow streets.

Long Island City »

Businesses and MTA Negotiate Ad Campaign as 7 Train Suspensions Begin

Business owners said they're already seeing the effects of the train suspensions.

Jamaica »

MTA Says Plan to Clear Homeless From Subways is 'Outreach' Effort

The MTA said that it will assist in an outreach operation on the E line beginning Monday at 3 a.m.

Long Island City »

MTA Says It Will Promote Long Island City During 7 Train Shutdowns

But the agency will not be providing shuttle bus service between Long Island City and Manhattan.

Upper East Side »

MTA Plans to Temporarily Evict Co-op Building Tenants for Second Ave. Work

Six units on 69th Street will be seized "for a matter of weeks," the MTA said.

Gowanus »

Man Hurt in F Train Accident May Have Been Subway Surfing, Police Say

Police believe a man was riding on an F train when his head hit a steel beam at the Fourth Ave. station.

Rego Park »

MTA Report Suggests Reactivating Abandoned Rockaway Rail Line

The rail line is also being considered to become the Queensway, Queens' version of the High Line.

Brooklyn Heights »

Brooklyn 'R' Train Riders Get Newer Cars After Tunnel Closures

The "R" fleet in Brooklyn will be using newer "R160" cars, which were constructed between 2005 and 2010.

Jackson Heights »

MTA Testing New Computer-Guided Trains on 7 Line

The MTA is testing technology that would allow the trains to be computer-guided.

Jackson Heights »

MTA Fixes Misspelled Subway Signs

The misspelled signs were replaced Wednesday afternoon, according to the MTA.

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