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Subway Rats

Subway Rats Are Actually The Ultimate New Yorkers, So Stop Hating

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 05.15.2014 | Comedy

They're just looking for a connection, you guys.

WATCH: This Is What Happens When A Rat Rides The Subway

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 04.09.2014 | Weird News

A very unwelcome passenger boarded a Brooklyn-bound A train on Monday morning in New York City. "A usually boring Monday morning commute to work a...

WATCH: NYC Giving Rats Birth Control

Posted 03.05.2013 | New York

Although experts are doubtful the city's rat population spiked since Hurricane Sandy, the MTA is investing in a new method to curb the number of roden...

Did Gotham's Rats Survive Hurricane Sandy?

| Posted 11.01.2012 | Science

By Bora Zivkovic How many of the NYC rats survived hurricane Sandy? This question has been asked in the wake of Sandy’s flooding of lower and east ...

OH NO: Rat Scratches Woman On The Subway

Posted 06.08.2012 | New York

It's official -- the unthinkable happened. A female straphanger was scratched by a rat at the 59th Street Columbus Circle subway station on Friday...

MTA's No Trash Can Policy A Success

Posted 11.15.2011 | New York

It's a hit! The MTA's unusual experiment to remove trash cans in order to lessen the amount of trash build up in subways seems to be working, accor...

OH NO: Rat Crawls On Sleeping Subway Rider's Face (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

We've all probably done it. After a long day at work or a rough night at the bars, plenty of straphangers doze off on the subway. But the next time...