The Jubilee line has been suspended between London Bridge and Green Park due to a faulty train.
The incident took place at around 7pm on Thursday and has seen the rest of the line suffer severe delays.
The Thames Barrier will close at 10pm on Thursday night as an emergency measure to protect the capital from flood.
It comes as the east coast prepares for its strongest tidal surge in 60 years.
Teens who went into a bank with a gun were arrested after failing in their attempt to make a speedy getaway using a DLR train.
Police were called after the armed duo were seen going into a bank at Lewisham High Street on Wednesday afternoon.
Liverpool v West Ham
Kick off: Saturday, 3pm
Odds: West Ham: 11/1; Liverpool: 3/10; Draw: 5/1
History of meetings: West Ham won - 24; LIverpool won - 67; Draw - 34
Limehouse's Narrow Street boasts a long-standing reputation as a hotbed for creatives.
After years - decades even - of re-drawn plans and false dawns, east London's Royal Docks is finally in the midst of true regeneration.
By Giles Broadbent
Aren't I (still) a naive fool? A release from Tower Hamlets Mayor's Office told the world: "Mayor Lutfur Rahman has announced that Tower Hamlets Council will be restoring every war memorial in the borough as part of the preparations for next year's 100th anniversary of the First World War."
By Tabitha Ronson
Master A's headmistress called me to one side recently and asked me if I could help out another mummy.
According to the head, the mum, who has a little boy in Reception, is due to go into hospital next week to have an operation on her foot.
A man who booked female escorts before robbing them at knifepoint has been jailed for nine years.
Mutaher Hussain, 23, of Jamaica Street in E1, stole cash and telephones from two women before being identified by police using CCTV and mobile phone data.