Two MTA employees save a woman
Peter Haskell
August 08, 2019 - 1:55 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Two MTA workers are being credited with saving the life of an apparently suicidal woman. Transit worker Tony Mannino was on the Q train platform at Newkirk Plaza when he heard riders screaming. “I looked over, and she was in the middle of the tracks, clearly in the middle of...
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Blurred Subway Train
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August 05, 2019 - 9:15 am
The MTA has worked out a long-running problem that’s been slowing down the subway.
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Subway brake-pulling suspect
August 03, 2019 - 10:49 am
A man who authorities say caused dozens of New York City subway delays by pulling emergency brakes has been arrested again for allegedly ``surfing'' on the outside of a train.
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MTA subway 42nd Street Shuttle
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August 02, 2019 - 7:20 pm
Some big changes are on the way for the subway's shortest line.
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Subway Train Canal Street
Erica Brosnan/WCBS 880
July 30, 2019 - 6:20 pm
The MTA on Tuesday announced it would be working with four tech startups in the hopes of solving some pressing problems.
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MTA Board
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July 25, 2019 - 7:16 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — The MTA approved a reorganization plan Wednesday that may cut thousands of jobs. An outside consultant was brought in to review the agency's corporate structure and help create this transformation plan. The plan would bring in a new chief transformation officer but could...
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M14 Bus
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July 23, 2019 - 2:43 pm
Riding city buses can be a painful experience and in some cases, it may be better to walk, according to an annual study by the NYPIRG Straphangers Campaign.
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July 22, 2019 - 5:04 pm
The MTA is reevaluating a number of bus routes in the five boroughs in an effort to save the financially burdened agency millions.
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MTA Service Suspension 1-6 lines
Steve Burns/WCBS 880
July 22, 2019 - 2:05 pm
The MTA is getting to the bottom of a “network communications issue” that suspended service on seven subway lines Friday evening.
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Subway Suspension
Steve Burns/WCBS 880
July 19, 2019 - 10:02 pm
Multiple subways lines were suspended in New York City during the Friday evening commute as a heat dome descended on the area.
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