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MBTA Bus Skipped Your Stop? Here's Why

By Edgar B. Herwick III, BostonPublic Radio - WGBH

It's a winter evening. Rush hour. It's dark, and relatively mild for January. But it's raining.

A bus shelter on Green Street in Cambridge is already spilling over with dozens of commuters waiting for a bus. You’re now one of them, waiting in the rain when you see a beacon of hope in the distance — two actually — the large glowing headlights of a bus. Is it your bus? Nope. It’s nobody’s. Read more at