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Malloy: Relationship With MTA Has Improved Since Metro-North Mishaps

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Friday he believes the Metropolitan Transportation Authority has a “more respectful attitude” toward the state in the wake of various crises involving the… 265 more words


Judge approves 'Killing Jews' posters on New York subways and buses paid for by pro-Israel group

New Yorkers are used to aggressive advertising. Banners for breast implants. Billboards for condoms. But a federal judge’s ruling has opened the door for far more controversial posters on buses and subways across the city. 1,066 more words


Audit: NYC Express Buses Not On Schedule 30 Percent Of The Time

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An audit by New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer found express buses operated by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority are often not on schedule, clocking in either early or late more than 30 percent of the time citywide. 263 more words


MTA: Subway Ridership Hits 65-Year High

Editor’s Note: This article was updated on April 21, 2015.

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)New York’s subway system is more crowded than it has been in decades. 477 more words


MTA Bus Hits Pedestrian In The Bronx

NEW YORK — A city bus hit a pedestrian late Saturday night, leaving a 40-year-old man in critical condition.

The incident happened shortly before midnight as the man was crossing 167th Street in the Bronx, CBS2 reported. 77 more words


Echo Park Shooting Leaves Metro Bus Driver With Graze Wound; 1 Arrested

A man in his 20s was arrested Sunday in connection with an Echo Park shooting that left a Metro bus driver with a graze wound, authorities said. 168 more words

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Performance-Activist Preacher Gets Charges Dropped

By Steven Wishnia | Dissent News Wire | April 1, 2015

Members of New York’s Church of Stop Shopping can say “Hallelujah!”—or “Earthalujah!,” as is their wont.

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