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Janell Ross

No Pay For MTA Workers

HuffingtonPost.com | Janell Ross | Posted 11.09.2012 | New York

The MTA plans to dock two days’ worth of pay for hundreds of workers who failed to show up during Hurricane Sandy, the New York Daily News first rep...

The Good, the Bad and the Overbearing

Rob Taub | Posted 06.09.2012 | Healthy Living
Rob Taub

I have always attracted bullies and overbearing people, maybe because I've never been afraid to do battle with them. I ride buses in New York City on a daily basis, and it seems to be a setting that attracts overbearing people, perhaps because everyone is trapped with them.

Feds Shutter Chinatown Bus Co. For Safety Violations

AP | Posted 12.29.2011 | Travel

PHILADELPHIA -- Concerns over vehicle and driver safety led federal regulators to shut down a bus company that took passengers from several cities to ...

Attacks On NYC Subway Workers And Bus Drivers On The Rise

Posted 01.01.2012 | New York

Bad news from the underground: coinciding with a 17 percent rise in subway crime, the number of attacks on subway workers has increased by 16 percent ...

MTA Bus Service: Lots of Passengers, Limited Efficiency

Charles Brecher | Posted 07.18.2011 | New York
Charles Brecher

The MTA's buses handle more than 2.6 million passenger trips each day, yet there's a lot of room for improvement in the efficiency of the MTA's bus operations.

Racy Vodka Ads Pulled From Buses

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

You can't blame Georgi for trying to reach their target demographic. But evidently the MTA can. MTA officials recently decided to remove Georgi Vodka...

Transit Systems Are Turning To Hybrid Buses

nytimes.com | MICHELINE MAYNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Transit systems from New York to Taipei, and from Ames, Iowa, to Ann Arbor, Mich., are adding hybrid buses at a rapid clip. New York, by far, has the ...

Free Crosstown Buses Proposed By Bloomberg

New York Times | Sewell Chan and Michael Barbaro | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Manhattan's notoriously slow crosstown buses �" like the M34, M42 and M50 �" move at such a snail's pace that the Metropolitan Transportation Auth...