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NYC subways slowly upgrading from 1930s-era technology

NEW YORK (AP) New York City's subways the nation's biggest mass transit network serve more than 6 million daily riders who depend largely on a signal system that dates back to the Great Depression. Antiquated electro-mechanics with thousands of moving parts are still critical to operations. Dispatchers still monitor most trains from 24-hour underground "towers," and they still put pencil to paper to track their progress. That eight-decade-old system is slowly being replaced by 21st-century...

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