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On this date in...
1880...Getting around New York gets a little easier as the Second Avenue El opens from South Street to 65th Street.
1968...The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is created to oversee one of the world's largest commuter rail systems.
1993..."The Boss" is back, as George Steinbrenner returns to head the Yankees after a suspension from baseball.