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The Manhattan Subway Rent Map: Where You Can't Afford to Live, By Stop

Thrillist | Posted 04.23.2015 | New York
Thrillist

Whether you want to be closer to work, or closer to awesome dim sum, finding a more convenient (but still affordable... please?) place to live is something pretty much every New Yorker considers at some point. Well, this should help you do exactly that.

A Civil Commute -- Trying to Connect with My Subway Compatriots

Ian Squires | Posted 04.21.2015 | DC
Ian Squires

It was disheartening to realize that most people who exude any sort of openness or air of approachability proved to be visitors who lived anywhere but Washington.

Random Pizza Party On Subway Proves New York Is Totally Unpredictable

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 04.14.2015 | Comedy

Some of the things you might expect to receive on a New York City subway: a shove, a dirty look, a delay. But a free, random pizza party? Nope, ...

What Happened When Some Folks Threw A Dance Party In A NYC Subway Car

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 04.07.2015 | Good News

Tired of the dreary, impersonal nature of the New York City subway, a Brooklyn-based filmmaker and his friends decided throw a party in a train car. ...

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...

We Need to Finance and Subsidize Mass Transit

Steven Cohen | Posted 03.30.2015 | Green
Steven Cohen

Anyone riding mass transit in the New York region this past winter has seen the stress that this old system is under. Delayed trains, decaying stations, and more crowded cars are increasingly common. There is little question that the system needs a cash infusion for long-term capital improvements and short-term operation and maintenance.

What We Should Do About Fears of Germs on the Subway

Robert Klitzman, M.D. | Posted 03.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Robert Klitzman, M.D.

"They're finding bubonic plague on the subway!" a friend recently said to me. "How afraid should I be?" Some subway riders are scared. The disco...

The Real Manhattan Subway Map

Thrillist | Posted 03.12.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

By: Thrillist Unless you're trying to get somewhere, the Manhattan subway map is kind of garbage -- it doesn't tell you the best bar near every...

Why It's Better to Call It the Subway

Tom Falco | Posted 03.04.2015 | New York
Tom Falco

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In London, An Empty Underground Tunnel Could Become A Cyclist's Paradise

HuffPost Germany | Katja Black | Posted 02.12.2015 | Green

If this idea becomes a reality, it could transform urban transport from the ground up. And it may be coming to London first. In a concept from the ...

Artist Uses Music To Illustrate NYC's Income Inequality Across A Single Subway Line

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 02.09.2015 | Business

What can a New York City subway ride tell us? In the work of Brian Foo, it offers a unique way to examine income inequality across different parts of ...

The Coolest Subway Stations In The World

Thrillist | Posted 03.24.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

New Yorkers spend most of their time on the subway either stressing over train delays or wondering why the dude manspreading next to them is wearing a velour jumpsuit and eating a full plate of spaghetti. Straphangers abroad have similar woes, but with an added bonus: Many of their subway stations are actually nice to look at!

The Shame of Transportation: Safety

Llewellyn King | Posted 03.23.2015 | DC
Llewellyn King

Industries fight safety or environmental protection because of a blind fear of cost. But in safety and environmental protection, the cost is always higher for not doing what has to be done than for doing it.

OCTV Presents: The Hat Trick Turn Up

Jeanine Celeste Pang | Posted 03.17.2015 | Style
Jeanine Celeste Pang

Earlier this week, as a Jamaica-bound J/Z train lurched above ground and into the winter sun, two male dancers began to perform in a subway car. If yo...

Matt Sheehan

Beijing's Incredible Subway Expansion In One GIF

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sheehan | Posted 01.12.2015 | World

BEIJING -- The Beijing subway is a madhouse and a miracle, and the record-breaking system is expanding into new corners of the city. On Sunday, Be...

Her Sexual Assault Went Viral -- Now She's Speaking Out

Leslie Goldman | Posted 02.18.2015 | Women
Leslie Goldman

Her name is Elisa Lopez. She is not a nameless subway passenger in a skirt. She is not a YouTube video. She is not a blurred face. She is you, she is me, she is your sister and your best friend.

Watch These Guys Entertain Themselves With An Epic Imaginary Ping Pong Game

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 11.26.2014 | Good News

Sometimes, the wait for a subway train can seem endless -- but these guys had quite the method of entertaining themselves at a station for the London ...

From 21st to 1st: How Google Won in a Saturated Market

Maura O'Neill | Posted 01.16.2015 | Business
Maura O'Neill

As we think about a new idea we shouldn't dismiss existing markets. Often the biggest opportunities are right in front of our face -- whether it is developing a new retail concept or bringing clean water each day to the 2 billion that don't have it.

The Caviar of Subways: Russia

Ana Garcia | Posted 01.06.2015 | Travel
Ana Garcia

If you are traveling to St. Petersburg, Russia most everyone will say, you must see The Hermitage Museum, the Faberge Collection and Catherine Palace. Yes, you must, but you should also ride the metro because it's so unexpectedly beautiful.

'Orange Is The New Black' Star Speaks Out About Her Subway Preacher Takedown

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.06.2014 | Gay Voices

One of our favorite out and proud queer actors spoke to Page Six yesterday about her decision to confront a homophobic preacher spewing his message on...

17 Things You Should Know About Subway

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 11.05.2014 | Taste

If you're familiar with Subway at all, you know all about $5 Footlongs, FebruANY and, of course, JARED. But what do we really know about Jared? And ar...

Here's What NYC's Subway Trains USED To Look Like

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 10.29.2014 | Arts

In celebration of the New York City subway's 110th birthday this week, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority rolled out some vintage "nostalgia" ...

The Global Fight Against Traffic

Josephine d'Allant | Posted 12.27.2014 | Impact
Josephine d'Allant

British foreign secretary Arthur Balfour allegedly claimed in the early 20th century that "the motor-car will help solve the congestion of traffic." Today's city planners must not know whether to laugh or cry at this woefully misguided prediction.

First World, Third World: A Travel Essay

Peter Van Buren | Posted 12.06.2014 | Politics
Peter Van Buren

You are all potential terrorists and will be treated as such. Here's half a Diet Coke as a reward for being compliant.

Subway Will Help You Get Thin For Your Sexy Halloween Costume

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 10.03.2014 | Women

Summer is over, so now you should be working on your Halloween body. At least, that's the premise of a new Subway ad. Unfortunately. In the cli...