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  • Attention subway riders, get ready for a lot of weekend repair work underground.
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  • Commuters on the Long Island Railroad who use ticket vending machines should check their accounts for unathorized withdrawals.
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  • Metro North stops paying medical bills of derailment survivors
  • Federal investigators say the engineer on a New York commuter train that derailed last year, killing four people, has a serious sleep disorder.
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  • Beginning this Sunday, April 6, bus customers in Manhattan and Queens will benefit from enhanced service on three routes.
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  • President Barack Obama on Thursday appointed a second Presidential Emergency Board to help resolve a labor dispute between the Long Island Rail Road and some of its employees.
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  • The Metropolitan Transportation Authority said Wednesday it plans to install video cameras and audio recorders on most Metro-North Railroad and Long Island Rail Road trains.
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  • metro north train
  • A Federal Railroad Administration review says the Metro-North commuter railroad has a "deficient safety culture."
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  • The Social Security numbers and other personal information of about 15,000 New York City transit workers has been found on a CD inside a refurbished computer sold by a retailer, according to a letter obtained by The Associated Press.
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  • metro north train
  • Metro-North Railroad's two top executives have told Connecticut legislators that the commuter rail line has installed new technology, slowed trains and made internal management changes to improve service.
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  • The MTA is creating a senior management post to oversee safety issues in the wake of derailments over the past year.
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  • metro north train
  • A conductor on the Metro-North Railroad has apologized to Connecticut commuters for an express train that failed to show up, delaying their trip into New York City.
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  • subway trash can removal
  • The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says its pilot program to reduce trash in the subway system is working and it will remove refuse cans at an additional 29 stations.
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  • mta super bowl metrocards
  • There are four of the special Metrocards, each with a unique front. On the back, they all say: "Together, the National Football League and the New York/NewJersey Super Bowl Host Committee are bringing the greatest game to the greatest region."
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  • There's word of a possible strike on the nation's busiest commuter railroad.
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  • The president of Metro-North railroad will retire at the end of January following a year of problems including a derailment that caused the first passenger deaths in its history.
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  • Some new apps may help Metro-North and Long Island Rail Road customers avoid an extra long wait for the train.
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  • pokey schleppie awards
  • If you are not in a rush, many New Yorkers say take the bus. If you need a nap, some might say try the M66 or M42.
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  • Fares and tolls could go up by 4 percent in 2015, and again in 2017, instead of the 7.5 percent that was originally planned.
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  • A new MTA survey shows customer satisfaction remains steady despite the disruptions caused by Superstorm Sandy.
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  • mta officer hit
  • MTA Bridges and Tunnels officer Thomas Choi was critically injured when he was struck by a car Sunday at the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge.
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  • Pop-up clothing store opens in Union Square station
  • In one of New York's busiest subways, Union Square, the owners of Uniqlo Lifewear hope the MTA's idea of putting retail near the rails works.
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  • mta bus time
  • The MTA on Monday introduced real-time tracking to the borough via smartphones, the web or text message.
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  • An audit of the Metropolitan Transit Authority conducted by the New York comptroller has found the agency has $1.9 billion in "unanticipated funds."
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  • The MTA's inspector general has found high-paid workers clocking in for their jobs and then slacking off, even going entire days without doing any work at all.
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  • The MTA and AT&T on Tuesday announced the winners of the 2013 App Quest challenge, a global competition to develop new mobile tools that use real time MTA data to improve commutes for millions of subway, bus and rail riders.
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  • There's a new alternative coming for subway riders who miss having someone in a token booth to answer all their questions.
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  • mta subway tunnel repairs
  • The massive boardwalk fire on the Jersey shore was blamed on electrical wires corroded by flooding from Superstorm Sandy, and that same problem's going to be a headache for New York City subway riders.
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  • Michelle Charlesworth reports from Morningside Heights.
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  • Jeff Smith reports from Washington Heights
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  • Metropolitan Transit Authority officials said Wednesday MetroCard prices are expected to rise in 2015 and again in 2017.
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  • The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is investing millions of dollars to improve service on its subways, buses and commuter railroads.
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  • The authority that runs New York City's subway system is considering whether to raise money by selling naming rights to some of its stations.
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  • bus driver rally
  • Union leaders and MTA drivers rallied outside the MTA's Brooklyn offices Thursday afternoon.
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  • subway stabbing victim
  • Phil Lipof speaks with the victim on the Upper East Side.
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  • lirr derailment delays cancellations
  • More than 34 million Americans are expected to travel over the long holiday weekend, a slight drop from last year.
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  • bus driver assault
  • The NYPD is hunting for the person who beat up and robbed a Manhattan bus driver Monday night.
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  • The New York Senate has confirmed Thomas Prendergast as chairman and CEO of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
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  • subway tunnel to be closed
  • N.J. Burkett reports on the cause and how long this closure will last
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  • The LIRR has restored service between Atlantic Terminal and Jamaica.
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  • Transit workers came up with a rap video to help remind people of the dangers of standing too close to the edge on the platforms.
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  • subway derailment
  • Anthony Johnson has the latest.
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  • long island rail road hamptons express service
  • The new route, called the Cannonball train, moved to Penn Station beginning this Memorial Day weekend.
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  • mta subway flooding prevention
  • Transit officials said Thursday they're exploring alternatives to the plywood and sandbags they've used in the past to keep stormwater out of tunnels and stations.
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  • subway platform inspections
  • Elevated track and bridges connect key parts of the 240 mile subway system, but inspection of these critical components is haphazard according to this new report.
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  • Governor Andrew Cuomo has named Thomas Prendergast to serve as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
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  • The MTA has released new data on subway ridership, and Times Square still holds the crown as the busiest subway station in New York City.
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  • Subway riders in the Bronx can expect delays on the D train beginning Monday night, due to the MTA's FASTRACK maintenance and repair program.
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  • The family of a man who died after allegedly being pushed into the path of a New York City subway train has filed a lawsuit.
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  • The tenants association and owners of the Yorkshire Towers at East 86th Street say the proposal will make the building's midblock entrance one of the most dangerous places in the city.
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  • The Long Island Rail Road has resumed normal service Monday after a week of disruptions due to a derailed freight train and a broken rail that suspended service on the Port Washington branch.
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