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Why I Love Watching People Do Their Makeup on the Subway

The Cut | Posted 07.25.2016 | Style
The Cut

(Photo: Cornelia Schauermann/Getty Images) By Liz Krieger I had to mumble "sorry" to a woman sitting next to me on the subway today. Twice. She was...

Here's How To Make The Most Of Your Commute

Happify | Talia Cuddeback | Posted 07.22.2016 | Healthy Living

Commuting is part of your day, whether you like it or not. It doesn’t matter if it’s a 10 minute walk or an hour-long drive, the time you spend ge...

WATCH: The Soul-Crushing Despair Of Just Missing The Subway

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 06.22.2016 | Travel

New Yorkers have a love-hate relationship with their subway... and this video captures much of the second part of that equation. Watch as commuters a...

Choosing to Be Time-Rich Instead of House-Broke

Kathy Gottberg | Posted 06.03.2016 | Healthy Living
Kathy Gottberg

Like most people, I enjoy many of the advantages of our modern life and appreciate some of the oppression that has disappeared throughout the eons. Yet, I recognize that it is very easy to forget that what makes for a meaningful, happy and abundant life isn't all that stuff in the first place.

All Aboard... The Post-College Commute

Jack Meyer | Posted 05.23.2016 | College
Jack Meyer

Since graduating college, I have been commuting from home into NYC by train. My hop, skip and jump across campus to class is no more. The 8:01am to Penn waits for no one. Neither does the 6:20 home.

No Slippery Foods, And Other Ways To Avoid ‘Travel Madness’

HuffPost Partner Studio | Posted 05.20.2016 | Travel

Let’s keep it real from the get-go: It’s easy to annoy (and get annoyed by) your fellow passengers when traveling, be it by plane, train or automo...

These Genius Commuter Makeup Hacks Will Save You Serious Time (And Embarrassment)

Brit + Co | Posted 04.07.2016 | Style
Brit + Co

In a world where public transportation has never been easier or more accessible and our schedules just won't slow down, you may have found yourself in...

23 Struggles Anyone With A Long Commute Will Recognize

The Huffington Post | Minou Clark | Posted 05.31.2016 | Comedy

Commuting isn't exactly a fun activity. It costs an arm and a leg, takes precious time out of your day and public transportation is always packed with...

Can't Lose Weight? It Could Be Your Commute

The Huffington Post | Erin Schumaker | Posted 04.01.2016 | Healthy Living

Are you a subway rider? A car commuter? One of the lucky few who can walk to work? It may matter quite a bit: Your method of commuting could be taking...

The Rude Thing You May Not Realize You're Doing On Your Commute

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.29.2016 | Fifty

Just as you would (or should) give up your seat on the bus or train for someone who is disabled or pregnant, so should you offer up your seat to someo...

Commuters Host Epic Christmas Party On The Train To Work

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.22.2015 | Weird News

Commuters in Wales staged an awesome Christmas party on a busy rush-hour train ride into work last week. On Friday morning, the group of six travelers...

24 Products To Make Your Morning Commute A Little Less Painful

The Huffington Post | Minou Clark | Posted 12.21.2015 | Style

If you spend the better part of your mornings in a car or on the train, you know what a drag commuting can be. Given that you can't quit your job and ...

How Bike Shares Are Changing City Life

Posted 11.30.2015 | Green

The evolution of the great concrete jungle hinges on transportation. For many years, city planners have organized business epicenters and residential ...

Rush Hour Traffic May Really Be Killing You

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.10.2015 | Healthy Living

There's no way around it: Your commute is a nightmare. Whether you're packed like a sardine in a subway car or stuck in heinous traffic on the highway...

Unbelievable Photos From China's Traffic Jam After 7-Day Holiday

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 10.08.2015 | World

As China's "Golden Week," a seven-day public holiday celebrating the country's national day, came to a close on Wednesday, Chinese citizens flocked ho...

An Affectionate Rant on the Virtues of City Traffic

Nina Griffin | Posted 09.29.2015 | Parents
Nina Griffin

Honestly, the only waiting I've done since moving to the country is for the seasons to change. Yes, there is the occasional line at the local apple orchard during Harvest Fest when three people are ahead of you on the homemade donut line.

There's A Silver Lining To The Rise In Bike Injuries

The Huffington Post | Erin Schumaker | Posted 09.03.2015 | Healthy Living

Bike riding can boost your energy levels, improve your health, and if you ride hard enough, could even help you live longer. That said, riding saf...

Back to School: Not Just a Celebration for Parents

Christine Wojdyla | Posted 08.20.2015 | Women
Christine Wojdyla

Obviously my enthusiasm for the end of summer comes with different reasons, but I'm eager for your kids to return to school, nonetheless. Even now that I'm no longer a server/bartender/retail associate with my afternoons free, I've found a few stellar reasons to rejoice when the kids are back in the classroom.

These 40 Illinois Cities Are the Worst for Commuting

Reboot Illinois | Posted 08.10.2015 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

The amount of time you spend on the road is dependent on where in Illinois you live and work. Your commutes could either be drawn-out and stressful, or they could be brief and relaxing after a long day at work.

3 Strategies For Breaking Your Stressful Commuting Habits

Lantern | Posted 08.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Lantern

Whether you're inching along in heavy traffic or packed into a train, it doesn't take long for stress levels to rise. But it's possible to replace your commute with a new, healthier habit. And, if you aren't able to change your commute, here's how to make it a better experience.

Poet's Viral Video Wants To Help You Find Love On The Subway

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.04.2015 | Arts

Next time you're on the platform, waiting for the Q train to come alive, begging your phone for cell service, sweating your brains out and hating ever...

Earn Rewards For Your Daily Commute

CompareCards | Posted 07.27.2016 | Money
CompareCards

While people are usually well aware of the massive amount of time they spend at work, we rarely pay attention to the amount of time and resources it takes to get to and from work. When you think about it, our daily commute is a huge part of our lives that rarely receives any consideration.

From Smartphone to Summer Intern

Penina Remler | Posted 06.24.2016 | College
Penina Remler

Just the other day I was commuting home on a crowded LIRR peak express train when a stranger sitting next to me refused to get off at his stop without first commenting on my lightning speed texting technique.

Three Meditation Tips for Travel

Linda Lauren | Posted 06.09.2016 | Travel
Linda Lauren

This meditation is one I use and recommend for when I am traveling. It is designed to be done for brief intervals. The tone it encourages is happy and light, and it will trigger a more positive vibration to accompany the traveler.

Car-Free Commuting Just Got A Lot Easier In D.C.

Citylab | Eric Jaffe | Posted 06.02.2015 | Business

This story originally appeared on Citylab. Arlington County, Virginia, is one of the most active places in the country when it comes to nudging com...