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God, or Not, on the F Train

Mark Osler | Posted 07.24.2015 | Religion
Mark Osler

Back home in Minnesota, the lakes are sparkling, and throngs of people will soon be flying around them on bikes. How do these go together under one God, the horrors of Auschwitz and the comfort of this time and place?

FDNY Rescuing Riders After NYC Subway Train Derails

AP | FRANK ELTMAN and JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 07.02.2014 | Crime

NEW YORK (AP) — A subway train carrying some 1,000 passengers shook and tilted before derailing in a Queens tunnel on Friday, injuring more than a d...

Astoria Characters: The Coach Who Plays the Subways

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 09.09.2012 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

There are lots of empty seats on the N train, but Coach Lloyd doesn't take one. Instead, he walks down the center of the car.

After Extinguishing Subway Blaze, Firefighters Find Body

Posted 02.06.2012 | New York

A homeless man was found dead inside an abandoned room in an Upper East Side subway station Sunday, CBS reports. FDNY responded to a 911 call at a...

Morgan Stanley Fires Subway Friend Finder

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

"I just want to say something for like 30 seconds." Solomon Lederer, a software developer for Morgan Stanley, had an interesting pastime: during the m...

New York is Burning: Let's Put the Fire Out

Reverend Billy | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Reverend Billy

Our assignment, should we choose to take it, is to interrupt New York's conversion into the New Fake Europe.

F Train Failed Suicide Attempt | Photo by Hugh Crawford | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Manhattan-bound F service was disrupted on Wednesday evening after a woman jumped in front of a train at the Seventh Avenue station in an apparent sui...

MTA: F Train Shuttles Are Back | The Brooklyn Paper / Tom Callan | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Shuttle buses will replace weekend train service between Jay Street in Downtown Brooklyn and Church Avenue in Kensington starting on the weekend of Fe...

F Train Accident Leaves At Least One Dead

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

UPDATE: Gothamist is now reporting that the second victim was the train's operator who was taken to the hospital for "trauma." ********* While full ...

MTA: F Train Is Slowest, Dirtiest Of Them All | Gersh Kuntzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The F train is slower, dirtier and less reliable than other lines in the subway system, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority finally admitted in ...

Man Masturbates On Subway, Steals Cell Phone

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A man believed to be in his late teens or early 20s was seen masturbating on a southbound D train on the morning of July 30th, cops say. The New York...

Mayor wants F train on fast track -- but he doesn't control the MTA

Brooklyn Paper | Mike McLaughlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York