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Woman Unleashes Crickets On NYC Subway And All Hell Breaks Loose [UPDATE]

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.27.2016 | Weird News

UPDATE: The woman was later identified by outlets as Facebook user Zaida Pugh, who says she’s an actress and that the incident was a prank. “I did...

Here's How Long It Takes To Ride Every NYC Subway Stop

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 07.25.2016 | Travel

The New York City subway is one of the most fascinating systems in the world, with 21 routes that span more than 660 miles of total mainline track. An...

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...

How Real Estate Players Are Bracing For The L Train Shutdown

The Real Deal | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 03.31.2016 | Business

Brooklyn residents panicked when MTA officials announced in January that the L train — the engine that charges North Williamsburg and Bushwick — w...

What Are The Best NYC Subway Lines To Live Near?

Andrey Grehov | Posted 11.05.2016 | New York
Andrey Grehov

For years, NYC movers have followed New Yorkers pushing ever outwards, developing neighborhoods along the train lines and eventually beyond -- which is how Williamsburg went from industrial wasteland to hip Manhattan addendum seemingly overnight.

Stuck Subway Riders Turn To Drake And Fetty Wap To Deal

The Huffington Post | Jillian Capewell | Posted 10.25.2015 | Entertainment


Popular NYC Subway Performer Draws Hilarious Group Of Dancers At Penn Station

LittleThings | Posted 07.01.2016 | New York

If you've ever stood on a New York City subway platform, you know that seeing a performer and a lingering crowd isn't the least bit unusual. Oftentimes you'll also be treated to an impromptu performance by a bystander (or a few), and more times than not, it's a sight to see.

'Subway Symphony' Could Start Your Trip On The Right Note

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 06.25.2015 | Travel

This'll put some spring in your step... and a tune in your ears. Currently, New York City subway riders hear an annoyingly high-pitched "beep" sou...

Transgender Woman Pushed Onto Subway Tracks In NYC

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2016 | Queer Voices

NEW YORK, June 3 (Reuters) - A New York City police hate-crime task force is hunting for a man suspected of pushing a transgender woman onto subway ...

8 Things That Never Go Through Your Head While Riding The Subway

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald & Katla McGlynn | Posted 04.02.2015 | Comedy

There's nothing quite like the joy of riding public transportation. Sure, riding the subway or bus has its benefits: it's convenient, cheap and bet...

MTA Approves MetroCard Fare Hike For 2015

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieckzowski | Posted 01.22.2015 | Politics

Bad news, New Yorkers: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has voted to raise fares for subway and bus riders, as well as MetroCard holders. ...

Meet The Workers Making Sure The NYC Subway Is Ebola-Free

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 10.24.2014 | Business

The people who clean the subways might be New York City's unsung heroes. They work at all hours, power-washing urine from platforms, putting themselve...

At War With Islam?

Nida Khan | Posted 12.14.2014 | Politics
Nida Khan

As the fight against ISIS/ISIL continues, and so do our campaigns to fight terrorism around the world, we are bound to be reminded that we are not in a war against Islam. But why is it that when I turn on the news, listen to people discuss Islam or look at images of Muslims in popular culture, it damn sure feels like we are.

The Horror of Syntax

Sarah Sweeney | Posted 11.23.2014 | Entertainment
Sarah Sweeney

There comes a point in listening to a young man's conversation on the subway where you wonder just how many times, grammatically and with proper synta...

'Lion King' Cast Breaks Into Song On Subway, Gets New Yorkers To Crack A Smile

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 08.07.2014 | Good News

These New Yorkers got on the subway expecting their boring ol' commute. Instead, their ride was anything but mundane. During a break between shows...

In A New York Minute, Subway Worker Helps Rescue Stroller That Rolled Onto Tracks

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 07.23.2014 | Good News

A 2-year-old child and her mother are safe today thanks to the quick actions of some heroic strangers. On Monday morning a stroller with a toddler ...

Meet the Mets Fans

Rob Taub | Posted 08.15.2014 | Sports
Rob Taub

Other than Marine One, the No. 7 subway line is the fastest way to a game at CitiField and it's also a great place to interact with other Mets fans. ...

The Subway Is Going To SUCK This Summer

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 05.08.2014 | Comedy

L trains not running between Manhattan and Brooklyn? Trains to be disguised as others? You're better off staying put at home. While you might be re...

A Pop-Up Community in the Face of Emergency

Terry Curtis Fox | Posted 06.21.2014 | New York
Terry Curtis Fox

For a rush hour train headed to Canal Street, the N was remarkably empty. It took a moment to react when the man jerked out of his seat and collapsed onto the N train floor. A woman started demanding that we give him space.

Subway Performers Emerge From The Underground To Become Viral Rockstars

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Zaslow | Posted 03.25.2014 | Good News

Meet the talented trio that has taken the Internet by storm. Too Many Zooz, an instrumental group known for playing in New York City's Union Square...

The 5 Moms You're Bound to Meet on the NYC Subway

Mommy Nearest | Posted 04.12.2014 | New York
Mommy Nearest

2. The Guilt Tripper: She may not have the physical strength of The Hulk Mom, but she makes up for it with her emotional cunning, always waiting at the edge of the stairs.

The Subway Ride of the Vanities...

Paul LaRosa | Posted 03.12.2014 | New York
Paul LaRosa

One of the more curious sights on the NYC subway is the seemingly endless parade of women who, upon getting a seat, proceed to put on their "face" in ...

Everyone Wants To Phase Out The MetroCard

Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

This week marks the 20th anniversary of the MetroCard as a staple in New Yorkers' wallets. What better way to honor its legacy than to renew calls for...

Blind Man, Dog Survive Being Run Over By Train In NYC

Posted 12.18.2013 | New York

A blind man and his dog survived being run over by a train at the 125th Street subway station in New York City Tuesday morning, the MTA confirms. ...

'Subway Cupid' Is A Job Now

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 12.05.2013 | New York

Want to pick up some extra bucks? Enjoy creeping on people in the subway? Then you might find this Train Spottings Craigslist ad calling for "subway c...