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8:52 AM EDT on April 7, 2015

    • Things Aren't Getting Any Better for Subway Riders as System Slides Into Disrepair (WSJ, News)
    • Driver Swerves, Hits UPS Worker on Hylan Blvd; Victim Will Lose Legs (Advance 1, 2, 3)
    • Newark Airport Extension? Tri-State Suggests Better Ways for PATH to Spend $1.5 Billion (MTR)
    • WPIX Finds NYPD Parking Enforcement Officers Illegally Parked in the Garment District
    • Tug-of-War in City Council Over Bill to Cap Uber's Surge Pricing (Crain's)
    • Two Car Occupants Die in Speed-Fueled Crash in Jamaica (TL, DNA)
    • Drunk Driver Injures Himself in Crash With Soundview School Bus (News)
    • Former Chinatown Gas Station to Be Redeveloped as Office Building (News via Bowery Boogie)
    • Bill Nye the Science Guy Turns Down Black Cars, Rides the Subway Instead (NYT)

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