Why, why are there slush lakes at every street corner? Doesn't NYC have storm drains? Here's why you're probably vaulting over the small lakes currently forming at many crosswalks.
The MTA's long-awaited touchscreen maps are being installed at key stations throughout the subway system—and now 18 of them are at Grand Central Terminal.
The Bridgegate subpoenas have widened to include -- wait for it -- the ARC tunnel. Airlines have canceled a record number of flights this winter. Los Angeles is piloting a 'bike friendly business district.' And listen to the mysterious howling sound that woke up St. Paul residents.
Metro's plans call for a series of upgrades to rail service through 2025, but whether the plans come to fruition depends on the transit agency receiving local and federal funding. And that's far from guaranteed.
The icy embrace of winter has enveloped the East Coast. NYC may open more traffic crash data. The touch-screen subway map has arrived. And: why the Dutch love U.S. speedskater Shani Davis. (It's mostly about his skill--but a little bit about bikes.)
Gov. Andrew Cuomo engaged in his most extensive back and forth to date with reporters about the George Washington Bridge lane closure scandal that has engulfed his counterpart in New Jersey, Gov. Chris Christie.
Cuomo and Christie jointly run the entity that oversees the bridge, the Port Authority, but Cuomo has ...
"It is with heavy hearts that we report that eight Corvettes were affected by this incident," reads a statement by the National Corvette Museum.
The law firm run by Governor Christie's top man at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, David Samson, extracted a secret agreement from New Jersey Transit that it would build a transit station in a favorable location for Samson's client.
Atlanta's transit system has cancelled all bus service today due to weather. No, Governor Christie did not fly over the George Washington Bridge during those lane closures in September. The auto industry made jaywalking illegal. And: how your commute affects your well-being.
D.C.'s speed cameras are successfully slowing down drivers and reducing crashes and related injuries, according to a study of 87 existing camera locations by the District Department of Transportation.
Falling ice from the World Trade Center caused big problems for PATH riders for the second time in five days.
The chairman of the Port Authority knows how to work his connections. Where San Francisco's tech buses roam, affluence follows. MARTA's chief says he wants to expand the system. And: the secret behind Dutch speed skating dominance is...growing up with bikes.
It's a high-order skill of the veteran NYC straphanger: boarding a subway train at the exact car and door that will disgorge you at the other end, close to your connecting train or station exit.
The $3 billion Silver Line rail extension through Virginia's Tysons Corner is one step closer to opening to the public.
When it comes to fatal crashes in New York state, drivers are charged about 5% of the time. D.C.'s Metro could take control of the new Silver Line this month. California's governor is trying to will his state's high-speed rail line into existence. And: the homeless population is soaring in ...
A new bike study finds more women are riding bikes, and that Citi Bike users are safer riders than other cyclists.
During the Super Bowl, the train to and from MetLife Stadium was overwhelmed with thousands more passengers than predicted. Now New Jersey legislators want a reckoning.
Drivers are no doubt toasting Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposal to lower tolls on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge from $6 to $5.50 per round trip for E-Z Pass users. But it's also the latest move by Cuomo to take money from mass transit.
One of D.C.'s most popular bike paths has fallen into disrepair, say advocates, who complain no progress has been made on the trail since 2011. Now they're trying to jumpstart the work.
Vice President Joe Biden said NYC's LaGuardia Airport reminded him of "some third-world country." New Jersey's State Senate will hold hearings on a panoply of NJ Transit missteps. The oldest human footprints outside of African have been discovered in England. And Bertha, Seattle's tunneling machine, is still not moving.