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"long island rail road" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

WCBS Newsradio 880

01:55 min | Last month

"long island rail road" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

"Added to ensure proper social distancing so right now we're running a hundred percent of pre pandemic subway service and serving about twenty percent of the all of the ridership even with the additional ridership as a result of space to we expect excess capacity on both subways and buses on buses in Manhattan we are adding service right now we're operating abouts and we had been operating about seventy five percent of the pre pandemic bus service in Manhattan that will now be ninety percent we've increased service on some of the crosstown buses in the M. sixty that goes toward it so we are prepared I will say Steve in addition that the subways and buses and stations subway stations metro north and Long Island railroad cars and stations of never been cleaner we surveyed about over twenty thousand of our customers for about in excess of seventy percent of our customers told us that the subway stations and subway cars have never been cleaner importantly we have done physical counts of mass compliance so mask on public transit are required by law they're mandatory by law as a result of governor Cuomo's executive order which is got the force of state law the MTA employees we believe universal compliance with the mask the latest physical count indicates that ninety five percent of our customers are wearing masks public health officials around the country around the world agree that the most important thing one can do any any environments where mass there are substantial benefits over seventy percent masking points as we just reported its ninety five that's terrific news we've got a robust messaging and communications plan how to make that even higher the other thing Steve is we're disinfecting not cleaning but disinfecting station subway stations twice a day subway cars and buses multiple times during the day same thing with respect to Long Island Rail Road a metro north.

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"long island rail road" Discussed on 94WIP Sports Radio

94WIP Sports Radio

03:18 min | Last month

"long island rail road" Discussed on 94WIP Sports Radio

"Stretches from the Long Island Rail Road comes at the top of the stretch is stretches for what looks like a half a mile yes it is and with like three or four stories I mean it was built for another hero where they'll be like in the fifties and sixties were racetracks would routinely get thirty forty thousand people on a week day now almost all the money now when workers is that where the track it's been that way for for fifteen or twenty years that was the one sport is grandfathered in before you have sports betting on your phone like you do now you can always buy a horse racing on or not when your laptop your file Dick that there seems to be strong sentiment that the tis the law is the best horse here I'm just wondering if the the change in this this being a different Belmont the fact it's a it's a mile and an eighth as opposed to a mile and a half it's one turn as opposed to two turns does that change the balance of this at all I mean is this what is what is his log just still as good a favorite under these conditions as he would have been if it had been a traditional Belmont yeah I think so right I think one of the reasons and the main reason they chose not to go with a mile and a half is because they didn't even have a schedule for this race and telemarketers and you don't want to be having horses and horse racing first of a verify without them knowing when the date is going to pay so they decided to shorten it yeah I don't think it's a problem for his a law like none of the sources that we want to go a mile and a half anyway but this the laws wanted amount eight you won the Florida derby at that distance the issue with this on a number of the horses that haven't won five events some venues open but a lot of people are that runs through the end of March so we're talking about two months and twenty days so he's a lot less than on the racetrack and both local people the trainer Barclay Tagg is a local guy go up an application he won the derby and Preakness three respond he cited the Penn state grad and actually won his first race in old liberty bell park which is now the start of the war I got a what they call it these days it was the Franklin mills mall but up in northeast Philly so as you said it or we say with with nothing else going on I imagine the TV ratings are going to be huge I imagine the betting handle is going to be huge so Dick Girardi everybody is listening right now they want their tips from the experts give us maybe a superfecta give us what you got yeah I can do that I look has lost horse to be is the best course the most likely winner you also get the lease for your body to bat on because he's going to be an overwhelming favorite I like the ones happen when these are some of America's greatest sire Tapit also I watched him when his first race last August and as soon as I saw it and this could be a derby horse and if next year races were just rifles but that one must be wrong with her Daddy got hurt yes surgery is two races this year has been sensational if you can run like he did sixteen days ago at Belmont Park because I want to summarize that he's going to win so he's number one I'll give you this the perfect the one eighty eight is because the law nine is doctor posted ten is pneumatic so one eight nine ten I love that I love it a lot and it's looking like here.

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New York's LIRR App Rolls Out New Feature Displaying Train Capacity

10 10 WINS 24 Hour News

00:34 sec | 2 months ago

New York's LIRR App Rolls Out New Feature Displaying Train Capacity

"The Long Island Rail Road saying its smartphone app can now help customers with social distancing the railroad's chief information officer bill Fisher explains how customers waiting on a platform can now open the train time app and see on their phones just how full or empty each car is on their approaching train they can see if there's a car with free space

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"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

10 10 WINS

02:13 min | 2 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

"Trade offs with one download you can search browse privately affording trackers offer free DuckDuckGo privacy simplified I'm Greg rice on ten ten wins now the ten ten wins accu weather four day forecast here's meteorologist Dave Bowers very nice afternoon here with the sunshine and a breeze and temperatures in the upper seventies tonight clear to partly cloudy comfortable once again fifties in the suburbs spent sixty one of its out of sunrise and a nice day again tomorrow with the upper seventies in the afternoon kind of a mix of clouds and sunshine Thursday also partly sunny with a high near eighty a little bit more humidity afternoon and it will in the week warm and humid hello sunshine Friday but there may also be shower or thunderstorm still most of the day dry high about eighty two early where it's seventy five degrees in Central Park mostly sunny with a northeast wind at fourteen miles an hour repeating the current temperature seventy five going up to seventy nine in midtown a meteorologist Dave Bowers on new York's weather station ten ten wins wins news time one thirty three social distancing is on track for the Long Island Rail Road and if you need help there is now an app for that officials today introduced an app that gives real time in to avoid crowding on most trains by using sensors that detect how many people are on board it then uses a color coded system to let you know green for thirty five percent of seats are less taken yellow for thirty five to fifty percent Arendse to four fifty to eighty five and then read for cars with more than eighty five percent of the seats filled this enhanced L. I. double R. train time app is available for free China has no up testing and lockdown measures in parts of Beijing to control what appears to be its largest corona virus outbreak in more than two months a number of newly confirmed coronavirus cases has now reached a hundred six since last Thursday almost all of them linked to this now closed huge wholesale food market the authorities here are conducting extensive contact tracing and mass testing for anyone who had visited this market since may thirtieth it's a daunting task though according to state media they have already tracked down some two hundred thousand people in this category the worry now is if the city is going to see a spike of new cases in the coming days and how many of the infected people may have already left town correspondent Steven Jiang reporting.

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"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

10 10 WINS

02:17 min | 2 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

"Com slash radio service fees limitations and exclusions apply see plan for details and ten wins accu weather four day forecast another gorgeous day here's meteorologist in divorce here the weather giving us all a big thank you here over the last few days and it's gonna continue Susan for a few more days before the end humidity and the heat starts to build into the upcoming weekend but beautiful day mid upper seventies for the city closer to eighty in Jersey suburbs of the shoreline will stay in the low seventies and if you're headed to the Jersey Shore there are high rip current risks again this afternoon tonight slows the backing of the comfortable fifties low sixties tomorrow and Thursday we're getting closer to eighty by Thursday and the humidity will be felt by the afternoon as we get into the weekend be ready for mid to upper eighties and thunderstorm chances going up starting on Friday but right now gorgeous as you said seventy degrees on the thermometer hitting a high of seventy seven AM accu weather meteorologist need to forty York's weather station ten ten wins wins news time ten thirty four social distancing is on track on the Long Island Rail Road and if you need help there's now an app for that officials today to introduce an app that gives real time information to avoid crowding on most trains by using sensors that detect how many people are on board it then uses a color coded system to let you know green for thirty five percent of seats taken yellow for thirty five to fifty percent are inch for fifty to eighty five and then read for cars with more than eighty five percent of the seats filled this enhanced L. I. double R. train time app is available for free China has increased testing in lockdown measures in parts of Beijing to control what appeared to be its largest corona virus outbreak in more than two months a number of newly confirm the coronavirus cases has now reached a hundred six since last Thursday almost all of them linked to this now closed huge wholesale food market the authorities here are conducting extensive contact tracing and mass testing for anyone who had visited this market since may thirtieth it's a daunting task though according to state media they have already tracked down some two hundred thousand people in this category the worry now is if the city is going to see a spike in new cases in the coming days and how many of the infected people may have already left town correspondent Steven Jiang reporting.

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"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

10 10 WINS

01:59 min | 2 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

"Its commuter lines starting tomorrow metro north will land eighteen peak period trains that's an increase of twenty six percent a Long Island Rail Road will lengthen its trains by adding more than a hundred new cars and that'll increase capacity by fifteen percent officials say both rail lines are still reserved for essential workers and essential trips and everyone on board must wear a mask a Catholic diocese of Brooklyn is allowing churches to re open again a ship Nicholas dimarzio says they can open for private prayer and funerals plus limited baptisms and weddings no more than ten people will be allowed in the church at one time and face coverings must be worn this is step one of the three step process step two will be resumption of daily mass the final step will be Sunday masses California governor Gavin Newsom has released guidelines for worship services to resume his correspondent Dan Simon Newsome says individual counties can make the final call attendance must be at twenty five percent of the building's capacity or a hundred people whichever is less it's also recommended that both staff and guests wear face coverings and that staff be screened for temperature and symptoms at the beginning of their ships Schering items like prayer books prayer rugs and hymn books is discouraged single user digital copies are suggested wins news time three oh nine right it's Jamie progresses number one number two employee leave a message at the Hey Jimmy it's me Jamie this is your daily pep talk I know it's been rough going ever since people found out about your archipelagos Matt harmony but you will bounce back I mean you're the guy always helping people find coverage options with a name your price tool it should be you given me the pep talk now get out there hit that high note and take mad harmony all the way to nationals this year sorry he was against the insurance company and affiliates pricing coverage much limited by state law times are challenging right now around the.

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"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

10 10 WINS

01:37 min | 2 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

"Trackers all for free DuckDuckGo privacy simplified traffic and transit every ten minutes on the ones breaking traffic alerts whenever they happen until the veil on ten ten wins now the accu weather forty forecast with meteorologist dean devore all right temper your expectations for this Memorial Day we knew that the low clouds in the fog would be an issue for the morning the question was going to be how soon that we get better and looks like near the coast it's gonna take a long time if you really ever gets better terms emitting son now there is some brightening in some of the distant northern western suburbs already I think some of the areas out northwestern two eighty seven will be a little bit brighter if you get into some sunny breaks or it's not as thick in terms of the clouds I think you'll get up to about seventy to seventy two close to the coast which these dreary or you'll stay in the low sixties tonight we'll see some low clouds and fog lay them back up tomorrow everyone I think will brighten up in the afternoon upper seventies pretty nice Wednesday upper seventies closer to eighty on Thursday with the chance of a shower thunderstorm tabs right now at fifty eight going up to a high this afternoon in the upper sixties low seventies accu weather meteorologist dean devore on new York's weather station ten ten wins it is fifty seven and Baldwin fifty seven in Newark at fifty five in Thornwood ready to move more trains the L. A. double R. is very good the first phase of re opening tended with care Leora has the story from a delighted devil or is preparing for more riders starting Wednesday and for those writers who have been home the past two months and now going back for the first time governor Cuomo says there will be some changes he wants to keep everyone safe from the virus the Long Island Rail Road is run by the MTA they're going to be cleaning.

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"long island rail road" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

WCBS Newsradio 880

02:04 min | 2 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

"The flow of commerce between the U. S. and Brazil it takes effect may twenty eighth at eleven fifty nine PM sports teams are now clear to hold training camps and practices in New York state the latest restriction lifted by governor Cuomo as we hear from WCBS reporter Steve burns if sports leagues can work out the economics we want you back says governor Cuomo we want people to be able to watch sports movies that people still staying home it gives people something to do it's a return to normalcy is announcing the training camps can get under way in New York state phase one re openings are still on track for the Hudson Valley on Tuesday and Long Island on Wednesday we're preparing for Long Island to open we're getting the transportation system ready almost says the Long Island Rail Road run longer trains to help writers stay socially distant he insists that behavior now will influence next steps in the coming weeks what does next week look like next week is a function of what we do today that sounds too glib that is factually true Steve burns WCBS newsradio eighty eighty then the overnight death number did go up slightly from yesterday in New York to one hundred nine but still way down from the peak numbers meanwhile hospitals are still quite busy during this time the curve may flatten in the New York metropolitan area but at local hospitals doctors and nurses are still stressing that we're not out of the woods yet Monica is assistant nurse manager at mount Sinai's Ruttenberg infusion center so Monica what do you want people listening to now it's real it can be serious you don't know who's gonna be intubated or in the hospital compared to who will stay home not feel bad and get over it in a week or two that you won't know until it happens things change daily we hear reports on different treatments that work and don't work I always root recommend you talk to your doctor call them on the phone if you're sick leave don't leave the house if you have a fever call your doctor but don't go to the emergency room.

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Cuomo Says New York Is Now 'Decidedly In The Reopening Phase'

10 10 WINS 24 Hour News

00:37 sec | 2 months ago

Cuomo Says New York Is Now 'Decidedly In The Reopening Phase'

"The most of new York's reopening plans continue to happen on a region by region basis with more to come in a matter of days as correspondent mark Remillard report under Andrew Cuomo said Sunday that a section of the state between Albany and New York City will begin re opening this week the mid Hudson is still on track on the numbers to open Tuesday he says the next area of focus is Long Island Long Island is on track to meet the numbers on Wednesday we have to get the number of deaths down on Long Island and we have to get the number of tracers up and he says for the first time all trains on the Long Island Rail Road will be cleaned and disinfected

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"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

10 10 WINS

01:31 min | 3 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

"Barely put it down ten ten wins accu weather sunny pleasant high seventy eight when do you start traffic and transit with bill powers as yet on it to keep in mind we've got the essential service plan from our tent and went straight to desk so that is going to cause some delays for you also keep in mind Long Island Rail Road there is absolutely no train service between west Hampstead and valley stream the rest the weekend is a doing contract work they do have bus service being provided for you traveling on the FDR drive right around the seventies and again in the nineties we have two separate issues in the process of being cleared away take it on over to the east side check that the west side of town and the palisades approach to the GW bridge you're gonna have the ladies there that is due to all lanes closed on the approach the GW bridge from the palisades all other approaches to doing just fine like in Holland tunnels and no delays to report right now alternate side street parking rules will remain in fact check that will be remain suspended threat the weekend but on Monday they go back into effect this report is brought to you by the stage door deli traffic and transit every ten minutes of the ones breaking traffic alerts whenever they happen hi bill powers on ten ten wins worded that bizarre and deadly incident in Harlem early today a man is dead and five police officers hurt it happened after four AM four thirty AM and a nine floor apartment on east a hundred twentieth street police say one man in his thirties stabbed another man also in his thirties to death in that apartment into the hallway on fire now neighbor Donna Rhodes told channel four.

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"long island rail road" Discussed on WEEI

WEEI

01:33 min | 3 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on WEEI

"So this guy also this can actually be good get away idea because you're very never pull on these on these you know roller blades like you can get in between cars in parking lot you know to get on the road to get she's down by helicopter hypothetically either on foot motorcycle or car so you're gonna be able to go places that they can't goal motorcycle car and be faster than them on foot I think it might be actually good get away plan terrible DA because of this one of two things here if they end up catching you gotta start hopping fences through backyards you can't do that roller blades also I mean as anybody role played in a long time I mean your feet hurt after fifteen minutes so I mean that's what you shift in Auki roller hockey and ice hockey there's no way you're gonna be able to speak forty five minutes out of the way and not get caught and twenty states on a real wrote another op on a train I would also say that you're one you're the guy that's gonna get caught because you're on you're the one guy roller blades in the entire state right now yells you know it's like this Merion Highlander training for whatever the season might starting you're you're if you're AT the thief got away in a black camera you're like well there's a million black campus but the thief got away on roller blades he's there right now is the one guy rollerblading on your block yeah that's the guy that just which is probably Dunkin donuts but I mean if he has the time of the Long Island Rail Road set up any hops in selling this guy pulled off the perfect robbery because this was on Friday he still at large right right.

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"long island rail road" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

WCBS Newsradio 880

01:34 min | 5 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

"And Long Island Rail Road on the schedule Jersey trying to train for the real services operating in the president's day holiday schedule some enhancements and I'm an extroverted lasted ten minutes on WCBS lied to the weather center chief meteorologist Craig Allen is with us this morning and Craig with everything going on in the world we can take some solace at the weather's going to be a little bit nicer today it will be head and people that are saying I've got to get out of my house to get some fresh air and just you know walk around in passive parks and so forth today should turn out to be a decent day to do it much better than yesterday a mix of sun and clouds much milder and a high between fifty four and fifty eight yesterday was really something record rainfall by the way for for I slip in Bridgeport Kennedy LaGuardia I believe New York City also close so it was quite a day as you know but fifty forty fifty eight today with a mix of sun and clouds well increasing clouds tonight low near forty thirties inland tomorrow we are back to it again cloudy and chilly with some rain at times now the latest weather maps rain the Keating that the heaviest rain from this one will stay to our south but we will have some rain at times tomorrow forty four to forty eight and then back to the sun on site on Thursday thirty seven right now humidity eighty two percent a northwest wind AT seven nicer today Steve fifty four to fifty eight Greg Allen thank you five ten at W. C. B. S. the state of New York is running public service announcements when celebrities asking new Yorkers to stay home to stop the spread of the corona virus among those recording spots Ben.

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"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

10 10 WINS

03:20 min | 5 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

"We're running our normal weekly service subways buses metro north the Long Island Rail Road were assessing obviously ridership and actions that may be taken it was as if and when we make a change Susan will how our customers will tell the public and of course the media governor Cuomo has ordered as you know nonessential workers starting last night to stay home and not use mass transit the MTA has asked the feds for a four billion dollar bailout and the city's top money guy has updated his forecast for the city comptroller Scott stringer projecting losses of as much as six billion dollars in tax revenue stringers again calling for city agencies with exceptions such as the health department of course to cut back he's also asking for fiscal relief for state and local governments as part of the federal stimulus package of which the US treasury secretary says were close the Senate was returning to work this afternoon the message from California's governor is much the same as the governors Cuomo and Murphy three words stay at home or don't be selfish that selfishness of people flagrantly flouting the six feet apart mandated gathering a large crowded beaches parks hiking trails and other places as just because the closing of some of them and the mayor to clamp down further if needed he says this is not a joke and those who selflessly nor these mandates are not only making it worse for everyone with an impending real locked down but this is serious your decision to not physically distance yourself may kill someone the mayor says he's told law enforcement now to start enforcing the mandate and hinted he could just order everything close to people don't wise up gym group Los Angeles an apparent evidence that stay at home orders work China has reported a drop in its daily count of cases two months ago to this day we were actually arriving back in Beijing after spending twenty nine hours in Wuhan the original at the center of all of this and of course now you realize that over that stretch of time people have been spending most of their lives indoors there I mean they have been sealed off from the world in many cases and they've been undergoing what have been extreme and some of described as rather brutal lockdown conditions however the Chinese government and the world health organisation has argued it's been effective especially when you look at the numbers and and that's correspondent David Culver reporting wins news time twelve fifty one traffic and transit update time with Greg rice a bridge we got better news report west outside of your right before the Williamsburg bridge the earlier accident all guns were starting to get better the one I would express late getting into that stretched out then if your drive coming down forty six three we are looking at that activity level left lane but the state would be avenues for that stretch of town there better self that website all the way down towards battery park is going to be a pretty good wide at this hour here's what you need to know about the bridges and tunnels not a whole lot across the Hudson everything's in pretty good shape we know some ongoing construction on the on the lower level of the George nothing that'll cost you more than a minute or two Easter options to and from Staten Island operator recall thing and the Mario Cuomo they're all in pretty good shape keep in mind there is an ongoing testing site on Staten Island is the Seaview Avenue with the pilot Boulevard Purcell fees that you hear you want to avoid alternate side remain suspended for at least tomorrow they are expected to reassess that either today or tomorrow traffic is funded by your local Honda dealers I'm Greg Y. son and said what.

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"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

10 10 WINS

01:46 min | 5 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

"Decisions regarding public health issues he spoke with ten ten wins today and tells us he has a proper plan in place to temporarily close New York City schools being fully aware of the hardships involved for parents and students especially around child care and food you have to continue the child care especially for the essential workers food programs and we want to make sure that we have educational opportunities for the kids to catch up this summer so we'll have all of that in place but the priority now is close to the school reduce the density in terms of the people who helped the city to run New York is watching and waiting to see if the coronavirus takes a toll on them thinker which workers police and fire and MTA workers so far so good the number of infected municipal workers that we know about is low it includes a sheet metal worker with the Long Island Rail Road we're told did not have direct contact with the public and to firefighters the most recent a test positive was a battalion captain in Brooklyn who according to the FDNY did not have recent contact with patients meanwhile uniformed firefighters association president Gerard fitzgerald says his members are taking the pandemic seriously would you want to do diligence as far as keeping the firehouse clean we wait with sending the message to all firefighters to to you know personal hygiene wash their hands keeping hands away from their face and that if they are going out on runs to where the property personal protective equipment fitzgerald is also calling for a faster turnaround on test results so potentially contaminated firefighters cops.

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New York City releases long-term Sunnyside Yard Master Plan promising new public transit and 100 percent affordable housing

Morning Edition

00:39 sec | 5 months ago

New York City releases long-term Sunnyside Yard Master Plan promising new public transit and 100 percent affordable housing

"And your city has unveiled a plan to build twelve thousand affordable apartments on top of the queen's railyard the Sunnyside yard development will cost fourteen point four billion dollars and would lead to the largest development of affordable housing in the city since the seventies Gothamist reporter Cindy Pereira says the initial part of the plan focuses on transit the first phase would include a new rail station in Sunnyside that would be served by Long Island Rail Road in the metro north in the future along with the new housing units and the rail station the proposal also calls for up to twelve schools three libraries and thirty health care centers if approved it would take decades to

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"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

10 10 WINS

02:23 min | 7 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on 10 10 WINS

"The results of the two thousand sixteen election by any means and using impeachment as a political tool how submitted its rebuttal calling the president's claims the dead wrong and chilling checking accu weather clear and very cold tonight down to twenty in the city low to mid teens in the suburbs mostly sunny tomorrow on a high thirty five twenty nine degrees skies are mostly clear humidity twenty eight percent winds west at thirteen repeating the current temperature twenty nine heading down to twenty wins news time three oh five MG a reports better performance numbers on the subways the allied double R. and metro north for last year New York City transit says week day on time performance last year was at a six year high above eighty percent and was close to a twenty percent increase over twenty eighteen on the Long Island Rail Road the trains run schedule more than ninety two percent of the time and that's the best since twenty sixteen the allied double our forward initiative is credited with helping service by expediting replacement of old tracks switches installing new safety devices a grade crossings and other steps metro north has also seen on time performance rise to a six year high railroad says twenty nineteen had double digit improvements in cancellations major delays and short trains drivers violating the rules protecting the new fourteen street boss where I've been getting warnings up until now by the grace period ends tomorrow at six AM penalties start kicking in first offense will cost you fifty dollars and fifty more for each subsequent violation over the next twelve months must manage cameras will help catch violators the MTA reports the program is working with must travel times falling by thirty six percent is ridership rises delta airlines had a great twenty nineteen and it's going to share the wealth but not with you unless you work for delta every eligible employee will get a check next month for what amounts to an extra two months pay a total of one point six billion and profit sharing bonuses delta said it's the sixty year in a row that the company paid out more than a billion to its employees in a plan that began after a merger with Northwest full time and part time workers get a check the only.

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"long island rail road" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

WCBS Newsradio 880

01:44 min | 7 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

"The Long Island Rail Road but it would also allow for more NJ transit trains especially if a new Hudson tunnel ever gets built that project has been held up by the trump administration the governor didn't give a price tag but said he would not rely on Washington there is a church sitting on the land the governor wants to buy Saint John the Baptist the archdiocese said there have been no discussions about a sale is there anybody who does not have an opinion on Harvey Weinstein has lawyers and prosecutors are trying to find people who if they know about the case can at least be impartial W. CBS reporter Marla diamond has news this morning on what what we can expect today in court because the case has received so much publicity jury summons is were sent to two thousand new Yorkers roughly five times the number for a typical trial according to the office of court administration but seating a jury could take weeks as lawyers try to weed out candidates you may lie about their biases to serve on such a high profile criminal trial the charges against wine stains sparked the me too movement of cultural shift that netted many other famous men and the concern is that some potential jurors could use the trial to advance a personal because one scene came to court appearing frail and using a Walker even if he isn't found guilty in New York he's facing charges in Los Angeles the charges date back to twenty thirteen and involved two unidentified women one of whom is expected to testify in the New York case in lower Manhattan Marla diamond WCBS newsradio eight eighty controversial bell reform law is getting a second look from one of its strongest advocates here's our Peter Haskell Republicans cops.

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"long island rail road" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

WCBS Newsradio 880

04:16 min | 9 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

"This now Saturday November twenty third one on Long Island Rail Road train is derailed in queens there are no reports of injuries the train headed to Babylon derailed last night just east of Jamaica station relays train arrived to take the approximately six hundred customers to their final destinations along the Babylon branch to some streets around Rockefeller Center will be closed to traffic starting next Friday to keep holiday crowd save transit president Andy Byford says the plan will slow down buses and create more congestion and three right after governor Cuomo ordered a state investigation into housing discrimination on Long Island Nassau County announced an ambitious plan to tackle the problem a bill banning all flavored E. cigarettes in the ark city as expected to win approval next week those fruity sugary sounding flavors like fruit punch gummy bear and cotton candy will soon be illegal in New York City only one flavor will still be allowed on store shelves and that's tobacco flavored city council member mark Levin talked about as bill a few months ago called the rise in teen vaping a public health crisis we need to do something about it we need to protect the children of the city and beyond and we can do that by keeping these flavors out of their hands the council set to vote on Tuesday in approval is virtually guaranteed with a majority of members signing on as sponsors of the bill a spokesperson for mayor de Blasio tells the times he's also on board a similar bill looking to ban menthol cigarettes is not moving ahead to the dismay of many anti smoking advocates Reverend al Sharpton's national action network has been lobbying against the bill arguing it would make black communities a target for more police harassment the times earlier reported Sharpton's group regularly took in big donations from the tobacco industry Steve burns WCBS newsradio eight eighty the concern is also being addressed at the White House with each passing week more people are getting sick from the cigarettes they're a bit more than two thousand illnesses in nearly fifty deaths senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut says enough I want the trump administration fulfill its promise to ban flavors and cracked down on old products and others that are specifically designed could be as effective as possible two months ago the White House supported a ban on flavor day but people are dying with the industry contends the problem is illegal TA say Peter has told WCBS newsradio eight eighty the president is worried that a federal ban would fuel the black market and he's also been told that the band would kill one hundred thousand jobs in the industry WCBS days time one eighteen and out of traffic and weather together sponsored by exchanging corporation let's start with the roads Chris in the casket study New Jersey John we've got our road work on route three in both directions between would seventeen and Park Avenue in the garden state parkway has work southbound between Central Avenue in Clark exit one thirty five an exit one thirty in Woodbridge four route one in New York we kind of crash on the L. E. in queens westbound heading to the B. Q. that's gonna laying out and still working a crash on the eastbound Grand Central approaching utopia parkway and then road work will slow you down north bend them with we've got the left lane out on the ramp to the Grand Central if your drive north family of god will work just as twenty third and over to the Henry Hudson parkway south bend you've got some construction between exit ten over by west seventy ninth street and then we have some road work on the Brookner eastbound approaching hunts point Avenue in the shower and that's got two lanes out also the New England Thruway has road work out at the Connecticut border in both directions and the bridges and tunnels the Whitestone bridge has two right lanes out queens found the Throggs neck bridge has the rightly know queen's baton to Maine south Bronx found George Washington bridge a couple plans are out under the apartments Jersey down in the lower level to New York is close the Henry Hudson to Manhattan is also closed don't expect a date is in less than ten minutes on WCBS the five day forecast right after this thirty million people come down with the flu every year and it could be you or your family the best way to tell if it's a cold or the flu is by taking your temperature and no one does that better than the actual Jen temporal scanner here's meteorologist Mike let's see any.

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"long island rail road" Discussed on 710 WOR

710 WOR

02:02 min | 10 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on 710 WOR

"As loud as possible during the the felt good about the wind don't somebody could hear them where is the because now like you can talk like this on yourself or the person can he but people still do that yeah I don't understand it that's where the people that we speak on buses or trains are always dominate ninety five percent the conversation to the point where I think the other person hung up and they just don't know what that's probably true that's why Amtrak whenever gonna Washington quiet car baby you don't say a word on there in the looks you get if you even so much as sneezes yeah that quiet because the bad best invention ever the one time I would have my car accident if I told you this was after I had my car accident I got on the quiet car yeah because I I will actually get home I'd just been I might I had two broken ribs I still have my little hospital gown on and I called my mother said listen I'm just in a terrible car accident I'm coming over a couple days of broken ribs that's always going to tell her and some guy goes car like having a phone conversation about what I'm wearing and how my day is going I just had a major car accident idiot people's yell at you in public transportation I get yelled at a lot in public it's true you know annoys me by the way but I have to untangle my headphones every damn time I wanna use dump yes can somebody Benton well I guess there's water did as their pods yeah yeah I go with those negatives to cheap to buy them I'm old school like Jeff McKinney the enemy of the news shortly is he yes another thing that usually there's a class called white car yeah broken ribs or otherwise okay well right I never take the the the check the public transportation this is the first time I ever took a how my supposed to know I'm sending my car you know the word quiet Long Island Rail Road doesn't buy a car list both to be quiet I got a tease to redefine that annoys Democrats moved to stage two impossible impeachment of president trump but a new poll out may give them pause we have the dubious details plus stick around for your next chance to win one thousand dollars that's at seven OO five new York's most entertaining live and local talk show for your ride W. O. R. tonight with Joe concha six till.

"long island rail road" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

WCBS Newsradio 880

01:36 min | 11 months ago

"long island rail road" Discussed on WCBS Newsradio 880

"Radio WCBS eight. you get everything you need in a short span of time it's very informative really reliable weather and traffic reports actually this morning her there's a problem in ninety five I jumped over the merits. stay connected with WCBS newsradio eight eighty two twenty eight of the S. traffic and weather together let's talk to Joe Dooley okay south of the P. R. forty ninth street the cops have that right lane blocked causing some delays I'm seeing heavy jam ups right now on the cameras south on that they are forty ninth street a no go two lanes taken out on Staten Island bound guy pulls the accent there's off the Jersey turnpike outside exit thirteen that is going on to the ramp getting on to the guy pulls bridge and it looks like they have two lanes taken out there so that's definitely in the costume jam ups for you otherwise you can go around on the outer bridge that would be a better bet. road work on the southbound garden state parkway from my exit for one forty five to the union tolls will two left lanes there looks like we're gonna be knocked out that they should have that wrapped up around six AM or so check out the situation on the rails it looks like we have some delays on the number two line on subways and then of course on the Long Island Rail Road branches pretty much all schedules are going to be affected and altered because of doing switch replacement therapy on the roof rails there it's gonna cause slowdowns check their website for more information don't forget we have alternate side rules in effect for today you're gonna have to feed those leaders as well now here's the forecast for the W. CBS weather center as.

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Melania Trump praises LeBron James after her husband bashes him

WCBS Programming

06:04 min | 2 years ago

Melania Trump praises LeBron James after her husband bashes him

"Eight thirty more than just the headlines this is, New York's NewsRadio w CBS News Radio eight eighty drones reportedly packed with explosives used during an assassination attempt on Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro he survived at, least seven soldiers were injured North Korea not thrilled with the change of tone, from the Trump administration after secretary estate Mike Pompeo called out countries that are doing business. With the north despite the ongoing sanctions first lady Melania Trump distancing herself, from the president after he slammed abroad James l. i. eligible are delays and cancellations. Continue due to weekend trackwork in sports the Yankees lost to the Red Sox won the Mets are leading the Braves wanted nothing in the fifth, eighty four degrees under, a clear sky Saturday August fourth good evening I'm Kevin ring count WCBS news time eight thirty one CBS news. Update officials in Venezuela failed attack on that country's left as. President Nicolas Maduro let's say he was, giving a speech, at a military event when explosives carried by drones detonated, nearby he wasn't hurt but some national guard troops apparently were BBC correspondent Duncan goalless Donnie watched video. Of all this can see people dispersing away after we now believe was an it's on Nicolas Madura as life that is coming, from the, communications minister. Who said, that explosive drones were thrown towards stats events CBS news military analyst Mike lions take the small commercially available drones and at very small to you've got. Your creative and a willing type attacker who wants to make a of splash and I think. It's going to force them to look, at what, is, happening in. The airspace Venezuela's economy, is in shambles, CBS news update Date I'm Sam Litzinger eight thirty two at WCBS North Korea not really thrilled, with the, change of. Tone from, the Trump administration while the president has talked highly of the north the secretary of state Mike Pompeo admits there are some problems says Russia and China. Have been helping the north despite sanctions he issued a warning anyway elation that detracts from the. World's goal of finally fully denuclearizing North Korea Would be something that America would take very seriously North Korea called. His comments alarming sanctions against Iran or back in fact, a result of President Trump's decision to. Withdraw from the nuclear deal the first round the. Sanction limits then have been scaled back now are. Rods access to US dollars. It's trading gold and other commodities as well as its car industry the second round of. Sanctions will target Iran's oil industry that. Is set to be reimposed in November this week the president floated the idea of meeting with Iran's president Hassan Ronnie after the two exchange threats first lady. Melania Trump not really backing her husband the president slammed. LeBron James on Twitter last night she released a statement today complimenting. Him for his work on behalf of children and, even offered to visit, the school he recently opened for at risk children I'm truly exciting NBA star LeBron James appeared on. CNN this week to talk, about opening a new school for disadvantaged youth in his hometown of act Grin Ohio but the conversation quickly turned to President Trump and what I noticed over the last few months That is kinda use sport to kind of divide the president. Responded on Twitter last night writing LeBron James was just interviewed by the dumbest man on television Don lemon he made LeBron Looksmart which, isn't? Easy to do that CBS correspondent. Zhang protests and counter protests broke out downtown Portland, on one side right wing activist on the other antifa but as we hear from Jennifer. Dowling with KO I n other people join them members that are not affiliated with antifa with this group. They, simply do not believe in the release of. The patriot group which has been associated. With the outright however please. Here not taking, any chances on this they are dressed in their swat year they are ready to go they have. Said we're not messing around. And we see any kind of weapon or any kind of disturbance taking action and they. Just did that, they, just shut down the pedestrian walkways here to previous events held by the alt-right group patriot pre Rare also ended in violent clashes the president ended the DACA program on Friday a federal judge ruled. The administration must fully restore judge John Bates of the US district court of the district of Columbia says the White House says you have to justify its proposal to end the DACA program which allowed some eight hundred thousand people brought to the. US as kids to receive deportation deferrals and work permits Baid says in his opinion that decision to rescind the program was arbitrary and, that? If the administration wishes to continue. It's going to have to provide a rational explanation, for doing so the judge gave the administration twenty days to appeal Bill Rakoff CBS news. Washington the double are in the process of installing a federally mandated safety system positive train control but it's. Running, out of time and that's causing delays and. Cancellations if Long Island Rail road riders. Need a primer on positive. Train control all, they need to do is go upstairs and ask New Jersey transit riders who've been dealing with the. Resulting schedule changes and cancellations. For a few months now assistant will hopefully bring about some more safety is it'll be. Able to Slow down or stop a train but it means delays in changes in the short term, on the Long Island railroad half as many trains are running this week in on the port Washington brand I understand the tracks needs to be fixed it when you do maintenance but, it is tough, because we're twenty four seven city Christie says her usual Saturday right out to q. gardens, has been steadily getting longer now over an hour a separate project is making things tough for Ronkonkoma branch riders bosses are replacing, all trains, this, weekend and every weekend this month between hicksville and Ronkonkoma they worked to, put it in, another track through the area the Babylon and far Rockaway branches we'll. Be seeing some changes this coming week as well at Penn, station Steve, burns WCBS NewsRadio.

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