Suspect in punching of 8-year-old on subway
March 05, 2019 - 7:29 am
An 8-year-old boy with autism was treated at a local hospital Monday night after he was randomly attacked inside the Fulton Street subway station.
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Chuck Schumer speaking about faulty MTA antennas at Grand Central Station
Mike Smeltz
March 03, 2019 - 2:35 pm
Senator Chuck Schumer is calling for a federal investigation after it was revealed this week that an MTA contractor installed thousands of faulty antennas.
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L train coalition
Mack Rosenberg/ WCBS
March 01, 2019 - 12:14 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — New Yorkers gathered Friday in Brooklyn to express their concerns regarding the recent news that construction on the L train project will now be primarily done during nights and weekends. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced in early January that the long-awaited 15-month L train...
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LIRR Westbury collision
February 28, 2019 - 3:30 pm
The Long Island Rail Road will have nearly full service on the Huntington/Port Jefferson and Ronkonkoma branches during the Thursday evening rush hour.
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Online Shopping
February 28, 2019 - 10:50 am
Part of Governor Cuomo's congestion pricing plan would ensure that all purchases, whether made in a physical store or online, are subject to the same state sales tax. The money made from the sales tax would then be directed towards subway repairs.
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MTA board votes fare hike
WCBS 880
February 27, 2019 - 1:11 pm
The MTA board Wednesday voted on a plan that would keep the base fare of a MetroCard at $2.75 but end MetroCard bonuses.
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Long Island Rail Road Train
Marta Zielinska/WCBS 880
February 26, 2019 - 1:06 pm
A $1 billion project to install positive train control on Long Island Railroad trains has been delayed because a contractor installed faulty equipment. Now, the railroad may miss a 2020 deadline.
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Matt Cashore/USA Today
February 26, 2019 - 10:50 am
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Governor Andrew Cuomo have released a 10-point plan to reorganize and fund the MTA.
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7 train subway
Mario Tama/Getty Images
February 24, 2019 - 4:49 pm
The MTA is touting numbers that show the subway is improving for riders, but the agency is also putting out a warning that if it doesn’t get more money, all that progress could be lost.
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February 23, 2019 - 1:01 pm
It's the beginning of the end for MetroCards as the MTA moves ahead with phasing in a new contactless system.
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