The cable was taken from subway tracks near Howard Beach, crippling service, the MTA said.
The 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, A, C, D, E, F, J, L, M, Q, R and Rockaway Shuttle will all be impacted.
"Stop taking pictures of me," the man shouted at the women.
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, A, C, D, E, F, M, J, L, N, Q, R and Rockaway shuttle lines are scheduled for changes.
The assault took place aboard a Manhattan-bound A train, police said.
The victim's condition was not immediately clear, and B, C, A and D lines were affected, the FDNY said.
A witness who saw a child being yelled at was hit in the head with a bottle, police said.
The 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, J, M, N, Q and R trains are slated for service disruptions this weekend.
Police said they were alerted after a straphanger noticed the sleeping gunman.
Shawn Howard of the Bronx attacked three people on the A and C trains, police said.
DNAinfo is collecting your images on Instagram to show the range of daily commutes.
The 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F and 42nd Street Shuttle will all be affected.
The muggers fled at Columbus Circle, police said.
MTA is modifying service on 1, 2, 4, 6, A, C, D, E, L, N and R over the weekend, so plan accordingly.
The 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, L, Q, R and 42nd Shuttle will all be impacted.
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