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Travel On A Budget This Labor Day Weekend

Here are some helpful tips to keep costs down while enjoying a safe and enjoyable trip over the Labor Day weekend.

21 hours ago

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Man Slashed With Box Cutter Waiting For Subway On Upper East Side

Police say the incident occurred around 4:30 p.m.

08/16/2014

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Cash Is King For Metrocard Refills Saturday Morning

The MTA is upgrading the software used for credit and debit cards so only cash will be accepted at machines.

08/15/2014

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Neighborhood-Specific Maps Coming To NYC Subway Stations

The MTA announced Tuesday it has joined forces with the New York City Department of Transportation to install new neighborhood-specific maps in all city subway stations.

08/12/2014

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Report: Bedbugs Found On New NYC Subway Line

According to published reports, bedbugs have transferred to a new subway line in New York City.

08/09/2014

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Report: Bedbug Problem Aboard N Train Subway Line May Be Worse Than Originally Feared

The New York Daily News reported that bedbugs were found in a fourth car and in the lockers of two N train crew workers, as well as at a conductor’s home.

08/07/2014

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MTA: 3 N Trains Taken Out Of Service Due To Bedbug Infestation

The critters were found in the seat cushions of the train cabs, where motormen and conductors sit.

08/06/2014

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Advice From Sharknado 2: ‘Don’t Mess With A Mets Fan On The 7 Train’

The Twitterverse went bananas Wednesday night when the doomed Ray — in his close-up glory — uttered his last words in the “Sharknado” sequel.

07/31/2014

Surveillance images of a suspect who allegedly pulled a gun on a man in the 51st Street No. 4 train station. (Credit: NYPD)

Search On For Suspect Who Allegedly Pulled Gun On Man In Midtown Subway Station

Police on Wednesday were asking the public for help in finding a suspect who allegedly pulled a gun and tried to fire at a man in a Midtown East subway station, but ran off when the gun did not discharge.

07/30/2014

A No. 7 train arrives at the new 34th Street-Hudson Yards Station on Dec. 20, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller)

Straphangers Report Names No. 7 Line Best In NYC Subway System

Straphangers Campaign spokesman Gene Russianoff told D’Auria the worst line is the No. 2, which runs from Brooklyn College to Pelham in the Bronx.

07/30/2014

A scar on the neck of a woman who was brutally stabbed in a Queens subway station on Saturday, July 12. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Woman Speaks Out About Brutal Queens Subway Stabbing

A woman was stabbed in the neck and left for dead in a brutal random attack on the subway in Queens earlier this month, and the man who did it remained on the loose Tuesday.

07/29/2014

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G Subway Line Shuts Down For 5 Weeks For Superstorm Sandy Repairs

The MTA said there will be no service between the Nassau Avenue station in Greenpoint and Court Square in Long Island City until Sept. 2.

07/25/2014

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MTA To Begin Queens-Brooklyn ‘G’ Train Shutdown On Friday

Starting Friday night the “G” will be shut down between Greenpoint, Brooklyn and Long Island City, Queens for a total of five weeks.

07/24/2014

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Video Purportedly Shows Another NYPD Officer Using Choke Hold On Suspect In East Harlem

The video shows the police officer with an arm around the suspect’s neck as he struggles to arrest him.

07/23/2014

The baby on the left was abandoned at the Columbus Circle subway station on July 7, 2014, police said. The woman on the right is suspected in her abandonment. (Credit: CBS 2/NYPD)

Police: Mom Charged With Abandoning Baby In Subway

Frankea Dabbs, 20, was arrested on charges of child abandonment and acting in a manner injurious to a child less than 17, police said.

07/08/2014

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