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News Alexa Altman 12/08/2012 at 2:00PM

Subway slay suspect says he heard voices before shoving Queens father to his death The vagrant charged with killing a Queens father said he heard voices in his head just moments before the horrific crime. “I heard, ‘Naeem, he’s coming again. He’s coming again. You gotta do something.’ I kept hearing voices like that,” Naeem Davis [...]

Politicians push to grade MTA subway stations
Politicians push to grade MTA subway stations
News Ruben Muniz 5/31/2012 at 1:57PM

If the city council has its way, you may soon know how clean – or dirty – your subway is. Councilmembers have proposed a plan to rate all 468 subway stations in New York City, similar to the grading system used for the city’s restaurants. The MTA, however, has publicly rejected the plan to grade a system [...]