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Glitch Hits MetroCard Machines In Roughly 100 Stations Monday

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – If you weren’t able to refill your MetroCard in the New York City subway this morning, you weren’t alone.

The New York City Transit Authority told CBS2 a Verizon issue caused trouble at MetroCard machines in about 100 stations Monday. 74 more words

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New MetroCard design, New farehikes

The new MetroCard is… I guess it’s supposed to be the sunrise, but it looks more like fiery damnation to me.  As in, “Use your MetroCard to escape the apocalypse!”  (It’s more like fare/toll-hike-alypse!) 130 more words

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Commuters Face Higher Prices After MTA Fare Hikes On Subways, Buses, Rails & Tolls

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Commuters faced higher prices Monday morning after MTA fares went up over the weekend on subways, buses and commuter rails as well as at toll booths. 847 more words

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How to save money when MTA fare and toll hikes kick in

NEW YORK (PIX11) — It happens on midnight Sunday morning.

The latest round of fare and toll hikes take affect. The last increase was in 2013. 74 more words

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MetroCard vending machine slows down riders in Bed-Stuy

BED-STUY, Brooklyn (PIX11) — Delays, repair work and long lines aren’t the only things that interrupt your ride.

Broken MetroCard machines send riders scrambling to other entrances.  212 more words

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Todos los días son hermosos, dicen los hinduistas

9:15 de la mañana. ¡Mierda! Ya estoy tarde al menos una hora, el despertador no sonó. Voy al baño con afán, abro la llave del agua caliente, imposible bañarme con agua fría incluso en el peor de los calores. 881 more words

How to win a $100 MetroCard with a simple selfie

NEW YORK (PIX11) — Smile. You’re snapping a Subway Selfie. Finally, it could pay off.

Next time you see a blue sign announcing “Free WiFi” at a subway station, do more than just send a text or raise your eyebrows. 171 more words

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