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MTA Bus
Pavlina2510
May 15, 2019 - 9:50 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — A strike threat by subway and bus workers looms as their contract expires at midnight. The union is angry over the MTA’s investigation into soaring employee overtime. Transport Workers Union President John Samuelsen tells the Wall Street Journal that the MTA’s quest to cut...
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Subway turnstile
Drew Angerer / Staff
May 13, 2019 - 12:46 pm
NEW YORK (AP) _ The workers who spent their time helping with recovery efforts at ground zero are being commemorated on special-issue transit system MetroCards. The Daily News reports the cards will be available starting Wednesday at 10 subway stations, mostly in the area of the World Trade Center...
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Subway
Starflamedia
May 13, 2019 - 11:32 am
A pair of rail-riding romantics tied the knot this weekend on the Q train, reports the New York Post.
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Subway F train
Drew Angerer/Getty Images
May 11, 2019 - 11:43 am
An MTA worker is speaking out after being the latest transit employee to be attacked while on the job.
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L Train in Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images
April 29, 2019 - 8:20 am
Regular service on the L train resumed Monday morning after the first weekend in which service was slowed to allow work on an East River tunnel damaged by Sandy.
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A customer swipes her metro card
Drew Angerer / Staff
April 24, 2019 - 9:43 am
A study by the Empire Center for Public Policy found one subway maintenance worker took home $379,000 in salary and overtime, $50,000 more than transit president Andy Byford earns.
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Subway
Starflamedia
April 23, 2019 - 10:14 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — The MTA is investigating the death of a rider who was dragged along the platform. The death is the second such death in the New York subway this year. Helen McDonald-Phalon was pulled beneath a departing 6 train at Union Square. Video of the incident shows the woman getting...
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New York City subway
Dreamstime
April 21, 2019 - 3:07 pm
An MTA conductor was stabbed and seriously injured on a subway platform in the Bronx Sunday morning, police say.
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New York City subway
Dreamstime
April 10, 2019 - 4:40 pm
While many New Yorkers may not believe it, the MTA insists that subway service is getting much better.
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Subway Times Square
Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
April 05, 2019 - 6:40 pm
A New York City woman who pushed a commuter to her death in front of a subway train has been sentenced to 20 years to life behind bars.
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