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One of New York City’s busiest transit hubs was evacuated after police found pressure cookers, which turned out to not be explosives

Another suspicious item was found in Chelsea, police said, as commutes for more than 100,000 New Yorkers were disrupted.
Platforms on the remaining functioning subway lines quickly became crowded as evening rush hour commuters tried to find another way home.

New York’s subway system flooded yet again after torrential rain, leaving commuters soaking wet and furious

Angry straphangers posted photos and videos of their soggy commutes to Twitter, where many had improvised creative ways to cross puddles.

Terrifying video shows a man nearly swept off a New York City subway platform by flooding inside a Queens station

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority blamed the cascade on a nearby construction site's contractor who didn't have equipment to handle the rain.
The Moscow metro is one of the busiest and most efficient in the world.

The Moscow metro is known for its efficiency and ornate stations. I rode it and found that it’s miles ahead of New York City’s subway syst...

The Moscow stations are cleaner, better ventilated, and more beautiful, and the trains are quieter and more efficient.

Some of New York’s busiest subway stations flooded after a rainstorm, and commuters were furious

Most of the subway might be underground, but that doesn't mean there wasn't falling water beneath the streets.
At least five piece of debris have fallen from elevated subway tracks in Queens, New York

New York is installing netting under elevated subway tracks where debris keeps falling onto streets below

After a piece of metal pierced a car's windshield and at least four other objects fell, local politicians urged the MTA to do act.
New York police released this video of the alleged subway brake bandit.

New York City has caught an alleged subway bandit who delayed more than 700 trains by pulling the emergency brake

Isaiah Thompson was arrested in Brooklyn Friday. Police say he's the culprit behind emergency brake activations that delayed more than 740 trains.

New York is finally catching up to the rest of the world and moving away from its iconic MetroCard. But there’s one glaring problem with the rep...

Visa and Chase have plenty of work to do in order to teach Americans to tap. Here's everything you need to know about the MTA's new OMNY system.
The City Hall subway station is only accessible via a special tour.

There’s an old, unused subway station underneath New York’s City Hall. Here’s what it’s like to visit.

There's no service provided to the City Hall station today, but you can catch a glimpse by riding a downtown 6 local train past its terminal stop.