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NY metro in largest expansion in 50 years

A portrait of composer Philip Glass by Chuck Close, one of 12 of the artist's large-scale portraits at the 86th Street station.

New York

NEW YORKERS who ride one of the world's busiest subways have been waiting for this moment for close to a century: three new stations will open in eastern Manhattan on Jan 1.

The Second Avenue subway is the largest expansion of the city's metro in 50 years and will link the...

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