Some say it's a security measure — but others think it's a matter of money.
They received a proposal for a "no cost" barrier system at least a year ago — and haven't moved on it.
Think your commute stinks? At least there's not a freezing microclimate happening inside your public-transit system.
To its credit, the animal behaved better than many public-transit riders.
Wrapped in steel and plastic and surrounded by strangers, public transportation can be as soothing as a night out with friends.
The thing is, we can all imagine a tragedy like the one in New York this week happening to us.
A pre- and post-storm review, released by NYU's Rudin Center, has a few recommendations but mostly praise.
Climate scientists saw this coming, and their estimates on service restoration are no more encouraging.
Seven subway tunnels are flooded.
This Parisian train - inspired by the Palace of Versailles - has reclining seats! And frescoes!
All aboard the Math Homework Express!
A recent ruling sets a precedent for transit sex abusers to roam free.
Officials say 70 to 80 percent of China's planned subway lines are being postponed. What's the country to do?
Transit officials say a pilot program has helped reduce garbage inside stations, but results elsewhere have been mixed.
This subway beggar can't be for real.
Subway maps distort the reality on the ground for all kinds of reasons. What happens when we make decisions based on them?
Atlanta's voters rejected a one-cent sales tax to fund a public transportation overhaul. Lessons from Denver, Los Angeles and Phoenix.
Philadelphia officials want to combat such painful examples of "distracted walking."
A Brooklyn design firm proposes a clever way to combine advertising and adventuring.