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WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 13, 2020 - 8:01 am
The MTA could implement a number of measures, including reserved seats, as it returns to full service amid ongoing fears about the coronavirus, Chairman Pat Foye said this week.
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Coronavirus New York City Subway
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 12, 2020 - 2:08 pm
The MTA is trying out a new way to keep straphangers from getting too close to one another.
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Coronavirus NYC
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AP News
May 09, 2020 - 2:29 pm
New York City transit officials said they’re providing buses for homeless people to shelter from unseasonably frigid weather this weekend during newly instituted overnight subway closures.
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Coronavirus NYC subway
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 06, 2020 - 8:12 am
MTA Chairman Pat Foye told WCBS 880 on Wednesday that the first night of daily subway closures for disinfection went well, with nearly every train car in service disinfected.
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New York city subway
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Steve Burns
May 03, 2020 - 2:29 pm
For the first time ever, New York’s subway system will close for four hours each morning to disinfect trains—but one state senator is vowing a return to full service as soon as possible.
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Homeless subway
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Marla Diamond
April 29, 2020 - 8:59 pm
A veteran subway conductor called on officials to act after posting cellphone video showing a subway train packed with homeless people — a situation that Gov. Andrew Cuomo has labeled "disgusting" and "unacceptable."
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NYPD subway
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Steve Burns
April 19, 2020 - 3:23 pm
The MTA is moving ahead with its plan to hire hundreds of additional police officers to patrol the subway system, even with both ridership and finances in dire straits because of the coronavirus.
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Coronavirus subway
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AP News
April 10, 2020 - 6:46 am
They let trains that look too crowded pass by. If they decide to board, they search for emptier cars to ride in. Then they size up fellow passengers before picking the safest spot they can find to sit or stand for commutes sometimes lasting an hour or more.
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Subway police
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
April 07, 2020 - 8:09 pm
A man was stabbed to death early Tuesday on a New York City subway train, police said.
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Harlem subway fire
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 29, 2020 - 10:54 am
The NYPD released a photo Sunday of a man they want to question in a subway fire that killed an MTA worker and injured several other people last week.
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