Man pees on woman’s face on J train: Police

Man pees on woman’s face on J train: Police

Closing your eyes while sitting on the subway is something many New Yorkers do, but they may want to rethink that practice. A woman who was doing just that early Thursday morning found herself getting peed on by a stranger, police said. The 26-year old was listening to music with her eyes closed as she was riding a J train when she felt something wet on her face just after the train left the 75th…

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As MTA hikes fares, Fair Fares fighters say low-income cards are urgent

As MTA hikes fares, Fair Fares fighters say low-income cards are urgent

Fighters for the Fair Fare initiative to secure half-priced MetroCards for low-income New Yorkers strengthened their resolve Wednesday as the Metropolitan Transit Authority announced plans to increase fares by 25 cents early next year. Advocates argue that the brunt of bus and subway fare increases fall on the city’s low-income residents who might forego food, their education, looking for a job and appreciating what the city has to offer because they can’t pay a fare….

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Man at Times Square-42nd Street struck by train; N, Q, R service disrupted

Man at Times Square-42nd Street struck by train; N, Q, R service disrupted

Service on the N, Q and R lines is disrupted after a man was struck by a train in the Times Square-42nd Street station Tuesday morning, police said. An NYPD spokeswoman said witnesses reported the man, who was not immediately identified, was pacing up and down the platform before he jumped in front of an oncoming train around 9:17 a.m. There is no word yet on his condition, according to police. There were service changes…

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Woman pushed to her death at Times Square subway station

Woman pushed to her death at Times Square subway station

New York Boston Philadelphia Latest News Election 2016 Entertainment Sports Lifestyle Education Games UPDATED : Yesterday 6:48 pm – PUBLISHED : Yesterday 2:17 pm Woman pushed to her death at Times Square subway station REUTERS Some witnesses said the victim and the suspect were involved in a dispute before the fatal shove. share on Facebook share on Twitter Members of the New York City police (NYPD) work at the scene after a commuter was pushed…

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New Jersey : At Least 3 Dead, Up to 100 Hurt in Hoboken Train Crash

New Jersey : At Least 3 Dead, Up to 100 Hurt in Hoboken Train Crash

HOBOKEN – Three people were killed when a NJ Transit train derailed and crashed through the station in Hoboken, New Jersey, on Thursday, according to MSNBC. A NJ Transit spokeswoman said more than 100 people were injured, critically, but declined to comment on fatalities. She said that officials were still trying to determine the cause of the crash Photos on social media show part of the train inside the building, with metal and bricks collapsing…

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Watch this man play Xbox on the NYC subway and not care what you think

Watch this man play Xbox on the NYC subway and not care what you think

We’ve all past time during a boring commute with a game of Bejeweled or maybe been surprised to see someone still pull out a full-size laptop on the subway — but this straphanger is not fooling around. A video posted to YouTube late last week shows a man passing his time on the subway playing a full-on Xbox game console, complete with screen and remote. The approximately 30-second video shows the man lounged out on…

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M train hits, kills woman at Elmhurst station in Queens, MTA says

M train hits, kills woman at Elmhurst station in Queens, MTA says

A woman was struck and killed Friday morning by a southbound M train at the Elmhurst Avenue station on Broadway in Elmhurst, Queens, the MTA said. A call came in just before 9 a.m. about a person on the tracks, the FDNY said. The NYPD said the woman, in her 30s, jumped onto the tracks. She was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. The MTA said E, F, M and R train service resumed…

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Subway operator runs from police after fatal Brooklyn collision

Subway operator runs from police after fatal Brooklyn collision

A subway motorman ran from police during an investigation after a man was fatally struck by a train in Brooklyn. Around 10 a.m. on Monday at the 77th Street-Fourth Avenue station in Bay Ridge, MTA officials said that a man committed suicide by jumping in front of a northbound R train, the New York Post reported. RELATED: Subway rider dragged to death by F train While detectives were interviewing the train’s operator, Michael Catalano, 45,…

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Man pushes teen onto tracks in front of oncoming train in Queens

Man pushes teen onto tracks in front of oncoming train in Queens

Police released video of a man they say pushed a young girl onto subway tracks in Queens Saturday night. Police released video of a man they say pushed a young girl onto subway tracks in Queens Saturday night. Police are looking for a suspect they say pushed a 17-year-old girl onto subway tracks in front of an oncoming train Saturday night at a Queens subway station. On March 5 at about 8:39 p.m. the victim…

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New York Man rubs himself against subway rider on Manhattan train

New York Man rubs himself against subway rider on Manhattan train

New York : Police are looking for a suspect they say rubbed his groin against the backside of a woman while onboard a Manhattan subway last week. On Feb. 24 at about 6:30 p.m. the 28-year-old victim said she saw the suspect get onboard the L train at the Union Square subway station, according to authorities. The suspect then lifted the victim’s jacket with both hands, while he grabbed and rubbed his groin against her…

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