Transit

Patrick Foye
Andrew Burton/Getty Images
WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 14, 2019 - 12:00 pm
A letter from the MTA chairman painted a grim picture of the agency’s financial future, according to a Daily News report.
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Gateway Tunnel
Governor Cuomo's Office
Marla Diamond
September 27, 2019 - 2:17 pm
A rally at Penn Station on Friday morning called for the federal government to get moving on the long-stalled Gateway Project for two new Hudson River rail tunnels.
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Subway 7 Line
Andrew Burton/Getty Images
August 06, 2019 - 6:38 pm
A man was fatally struck by a train in Manhattan late Tuesday afternoon, prompting a partially shutdown of the 7 line at the height of the evening rush.
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Suspicious Package A train
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
July 26, 2019 - 10:02 am
A bomb scare disrupted subway service in Queens during the morning rush hour on Friday morning as police investigated a suspicious item inside the backpack of a man who apparently jumped in front of an A train.
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LIRR Train
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
July 10, 2019 - 8:20 am
A foreman on the Long Island Railroad, who pulled down nearly $300,000 in overtime in 2017, was reportedly caught at home during work hours.
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Bicycle
Dreamstime
July 05, 2019 - 4:44 pm
Bicycle advocates are very concerned after 15 cyclists have been killed this year in New York City.
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Site of death of cyclist
Sean Adams
July 02, 2019 - 7:23 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday ordered the NYPD to crack down on dangerous drivers following the death of yet another bicyclist in New York City.
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subway in Manhattan
Spencer Platt/Getty Images
May 19, 2019 - 3:06 pm
The MTA released new performance stats on Sunday, with the subway showing its best on-time rates in five and a half years -- but transit advocates say there's still a lot of work to be done.
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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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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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