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Financial District »

Service Changes Expected to Disrupt 11 Subway Lines this Weekend

Construction and maintenance work will affect the 1, 5, 6, A, C, F, G, L, N, Q and R lines.

Rego Park »

Man Throws Subway Rider Down Flight of Stairs and Rapes Her: Cops

The man allegedly stalked the woman for blocks from the R train station before attacking her.

Rockaway Beach »

Rockaway Ferry Extended Through January, Officials Say

The ferry from Rockaway to Manhattan also makes a stop in Brooklyn.

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.

Woodside »

Queens Subway Stations to Close Overnight This Week for Repairs

The MTA's FASTRACK program will affect overnight service on the E, M and R lines in Queens until Friday.

Union Square »

17 Subway Lines Slated for Service Changes This Weekend

The 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, F, G, J, M, N, Q and R lines will be impacted.

Elmhurst »

Cops Release Sketch of Man Wanted for Gropings in Elmhurst Subway Station

The same suspect grabbed the victims in five separate incidents, cops said. 

Midtown »

Service Changes to Disrupt 13 Subway Lines This Weekend

This weekend also marks the beginning of extensive repairs on the R tunnel under the East River.

Downtown Brooklyn »

R Train Tunnel Shutdown for Sandy Repairs Will Cause Delays for 14 Months

Trains between Brooklyn and Manhattan will run over the Manhattan Bridge instead.

Sunset Park »

Sunset Park Ferry Service to Relieve Riders During R Train Closure

The new stop at the Brooklyn Army Terminal comes ahead of 14 months of planned R train disruptions.

New York City »

Service Changes to Disrupt 18 Transit Lines this Weekend

The 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, A, C, D, E, F, J, L, M, N, Q, R lines and Staten Island Railway will be affected.

Financial District »

Service Changes to Disrupt 14 Subway Lines This Weekend

The 1, 2, A, C, D, E, F, G, J, L, M, N, Q and R lines will have service changes. 

Midtown »

Delays on 8 Subway Lines Slow Evening Commute

There were delays on the N, Q, R, L, B, D, 2 and 3 lines heading into rush hour Monday.

Financial District »

12 Subway Lines Set to Undergo Weekend Service Changes

The 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, F, G, J, M, N, Q and R train lines will undergo weekend subway work, the MTA said.

New York City »

N, Q and R Subway Lines Shut Down for Overnight Maintenance This Week

The MTA trains will be shut down in Manhattan between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. for repairs and inspections.

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