New York City Subway

Subway turnstile file
Dreamstime
February 06, 2019 - 10:39 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Fare beaters are costing the city hundreds of millions of dollars a year. RELATED: Riders rage over proposed MTA fare hike: 'It's getting worse' | Stringer calls fair fares MetroCard program a 'mockery' | Queens councilman suing city to release data on fare beater arrests In...
Read More
Cops are looking for a man who stuck his cell phone up a woman's skirt on a 1 train near 215th Street.
NYPD
June 20, 2018 - 9:32 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It seems like there's never a shortage of perverts on the subway. Now, cops need help tracking down another. Cops say he was on a 1 train near 215th Street back on June 8, when he put his cell phone up under a 28-year-old woman's skirt. The suspect has been described as an...
Read More
New York City subway train.
June 20, 2018 - 9:02 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There's been a major increase in attacks on subway workers lately, and conductors seem to be the preferred target. Another one was attacked on Tuesday. The attacks have become a new pastime for punks and perhaps the mentally unhinged; seven subway conductors have been...
Read More
New York City subway train.
June 14, 2018 - 12:35 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The days of the Metro Card are numbered. It's supposed to be replaced by the 'Tap And Go' fare payment system that will allow riders to use mobile wallets or bank cards to pay for their rides. The MTA has announced that the system will debut next May on a stretch of the 4, 5...
Read More
New York City subway train.
May 23, 2018 - 7:23 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A long awaited plan to modernize the New York City subway system is set to be unveiled on Wednesday. It'll take five years and by some reports $19 billion to replace the subway's ancient and cranky signals -- it's transit chief Andy Byford's big fix. "It's seemed to me that...
Read More