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PHOTOS: 'No Pants Subway Ride' In NYC

Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

Throngs of pantless straphangers traversed through the subway system on Sunday for the annual 'No Pants Subway Ride' in New York City. Initially s...

Man Injured After Jumping From Train

DNAinfo | Posted 01.09.2013 | New York

HAMILTON HEIGHTS — A 25-year-old man was injured after he tried to leap from a moving 1 train onto a platform at the 145th Street station early Wedn...

Person Pulled From Tracks At 135th Street Station In Manhattan

DNAinfo | Posted 01.02.2013 | New York

HARLEM -- A person was pulled from the tracks at the 135th Street station Wednesday, triggering service disruptions on the B and C lines, according to...

MTA Officially Approves Fare Hike Plan For 2013

Reuters | Posted 02.18.2013 | New York

NEW YORK, Dec 19 (Reuters) - New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the biggest transportation network in North America, approved fare hi...

Journalist Witnesses Man Rescue Man From Subway Train

AP | Posted 12.07.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- New Yorkers do care: A fellow rider helped a man who wound up on the subway tracks. It occurred days after another man was pushed to his ...

Why I Spent 14 Hours Straight on the NYC Subway

Justin Nobel | Posted 02.05.2013 | New York
Justin Nobel

By recording the city's daily nothings I aimed to capture an invisible pulse so easily ignored. In the end I captured much more. Sure, it's nothing more than the daily New York stampede, but it's exactly that monotony that makes it amazing.

Suspect In Connection To Fatal Subway Push Arrested

Posted 12.20.2012 | New York

Police have arrested a man suspected of pushing 58-year-old Ki-Suck Han onto the subway tracks at 49th Street, officials said Tuesday. The New Yor...

NYPD Searching For Suspect Who Pushed Queens Father Into Train's Path, Killing Him

Posted 12.20.2012 | New York

NYPD officials are searching for a man suspected of pushing a Queens father onto the subway tracks where he was fatally struck by an oncoming train on...

MTA Monthly Metrcocards Will Not Be Reimbursed

Posted 11.13.2012 | New York

The MTA announced on Monday that the agency would not be reimbursing customers who purchased unlimited Metrocards prior to Hurricane Sandy. The Ne...

MTA's Sandy Recovery Almost Like 'Magic'

Posted 11.11.2012 | New York

Less than two weeks after Hurricane Sandy inflicted the worst damage on the New York City subway system in its entire 108-year history, trains are run...

Map Displays MTA Changes Post-Sandy

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 10.31.2012 | New York

There's finally some good news for New Yorkers when it comes to the subway. Service will be partially restored on Thursday, Nov. 1. The MTA release...

Hurricane Leaves At Least 10 People Killed In NYC; Massive Power Outages, Subway Destruction

AP | COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 12.30.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — The massive storm that pummeled the East killed 10 people in New York City and left the nation's largest city eerily quiet Tuesday, w...

Straphangers Warn Of Tripping Hazard On 168th Street A Platform

DNAinfo | Posted 09.07.2012 | New York

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS — An uprooted object resembling a wire along the edge of the subway platform at the 168th Street station along the A train has g...

PHOTO: Proof That Anne Hathaway Is A Bad Subway Rider

Posted 07.18.2012 | New York

Reviews are in for "The Dark Knight Rises" with critics overwhelmingly raving about director Christopher Nolan's final Batman flick. And while she may...

WATCH: Alleged Subway Groper Busted By Good Samaritans

Posted 07.16.2012 | New York

Straphangers banded together Friday evening, busting a 30-year old Bronx man who allegedly groped a woman on the L train. A bystander started filmi...

WATCH: I Have To Ask: What Is The Most Surprising Subway Experience You've Ever Had?

Posted 07.18.2012 | Women

Microphone in hand, I set out to ask perfect strangers one question that I just had to know the answer to - what is the most surprising thing you've s...

Street Kindness

Jennifer Hamady | Posted 05.23.2012 | New York
Jennifer Hamady

On the subway we try our best to ignore each other. We set our faces solid as stone, and get irritated at anyone who interrupts our bee-line to wherever we're going. We sit next to each other and don't acknowledge each others' existence.

Man Guilty Of Assault For Pushing Woman Into Oncoming Train

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 04.25.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — A man accused of shoving a stranger into the side of an oncoming subway train was convicted Friday of assault but acquitted of attemp...

WATCH: A Love/Hate Letter To The F Train

Posted 01.23.2012 | New York

Every New Yorker suffers through their commute in their own special way. We take the 6, which is usually uneventful, but often faintly smells like a s...

WATCH: Psalms On The Subway

Rick Hamlin | Posted 01.04.2012 | Religion
Rick Hamlin

People do tons of things on the New York subway: eat, sleep, read tabloids, gossip, watch movies, play games, work on their laptops, put on makeup. They also pray.

MTA Looks to Increase L Train Service as Ridership Rises

| Patrick Hedlund | Posted 12.04.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- The MTA is looking at increasing rush-hour and weekend service along the crowded L train following inquiries by a local politician into s...

Notes from the Underground: The Art Below

Caroline Giegerich | Posted 11.08.2011 | New York
Caroline Giegerich

The next time you step onto the platform and wait for that train, think about all the moments you've spent throughout the tunnels in NYC and the ways these have defined you.

WATCH: Private Look Into NYC Subway System

Inae Oh | Posted 11.02.2011 | New York

Sean Vegezzi's video, "It's Nice To Be Important, But It's More Important To Be Nice," takes on an inside-out perspective from the city's inaccesible ...

Best And Worst Subway Lines In New York

Posted 10.24.2011 | New York

By Andrew Grossman WSJ.COM: The J/Z line is the best New York's subway system has to offer, according to a new study by the rider advocates at the St...

Subway Clerk Prevents Suicide By Cutting Power

AP | Posted 10.20.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- A New York City subway clerk thwarted a suicide attempt at his Manhattan station by cutting the power to the tracks as a train approached....