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That 'Arrested Development' Mystery Is Finally Solved

The Huffington Post | Todd Van Luling | Posted 04.06.2016 | Entertainment

When "Arrested Development" premiered in 2003, the standout character was Buster Bluth. Buster was memorable for being far stranger than the typical F...

When A Dancing Leprechaun Rides The Subway, You Roll With It

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.17.2016 | Comedy

New York City subway riders may have thought they were in for an everyday mix of pole acrobatics and dancing when one young man began his routine in t...

Twins' Time-Travel Prank Makes Future Look Twice As Kooky

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.17.2016 | Comedy

Public transit produces all kinds of live theater -- but not usually of the time-travel variety. So when Improv Everywhere concocted a scenario on the...

D.C. Metro To Shut Down Wednesday For Safety Checks

Reuters | Kelly Chen | Posted 03.15.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON, March 15 (Reuters) - The second-biggest U.S. subway system, which serves the nation's capital, will shut down for 29 hours starting at mid...

The Meat You Eat Is More Likely To Be Antibiotic-Free This Year

The Huffington Post | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 03.04.2016 | Business

The movement to stop overuse of antibiotics in farm animals is having a good two weeks. Four household names in food sales have announced steps toward...

Book Trailer Premier: Shana Corey and Red Nose Studio's The Secret Subway

Monica Edinger | Posted 02.26.2017 | Home
Monica Edinger

The New York City subway is a unique form of transportation, an enormous system of underground trains that helps people get far and wide throughout a large and busy city.

This Is What Happens When A Model Eats 10 Subway Footlongs

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.23.2016 | Weird News

The beauty pageant winner ate a perfect 10. Nela Zisser -- a model, former Miss Earth New Zealand and competitive eater -- just gobbled up 10 Subway f...

When Train Riders Moved Away From Passenger, This Woman Held His Hand

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 02.11.2016 | Good News

A tiny bit of compassion can have a huge impact. Two weeks ago, Ehab Taha, a 26-year-old from Canada, was riding public transit in Metro Vancouver whe...

1918 PSA Proves Manspreading Has Been An Issue For Nearly 100 Years

The Huffington Post | Jenavieve Hatch | Posted 02.09.2016 | Women

Reality check, ladies: the dreaded manspread is not a new phenomenon. It's apparently been ruining innocent commuters' train rides for a really, reall...

Enough Hand-Wringing and Kneejerk Blowback: Let's Rethink Metro's Ridership Slump, New Tax

John Mirisch | Posted 02.01.2017 | Los Angeles
John Mirisch

The Metro Board now has a historic opportunity to fix Metro's ridership slump by providing real leadership for the benefit of all the residents in LA County; not surprisingly, it involves more -- much more -- than simply trying to get us all to pass another transportation tax.

Visiting New York City: 5 Insider Tips

Natasha Malinsky | Posted 01.28.2017 | New York
Natasha Malinsky

New York City can be overwhelming on so many levels and when you're visiting from out of town you only have about a million questions that need to be answered.

How I Found Myself Straight Shaming

Allison Hope | Posted 01.27.2017 | Queer Voices
Allison Hope

It was like years of repression and suppression and oppression raged out of me in that moment, perhaps a spontaneous combustion caused by the inhumane temperature on the subway platform.

Subway Employee Allegedly Attacked After Denying Man A Sandwich

Associated Press | Hilary Hanson | Posted 01.22.2016 | Crime

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Four people are under arrest in an attack at a Sacramento Subway shop after one of them was denied a sandwich. Police tell...

Gondolas Could Ease New York's Looming Subway Nightmare

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 01.14.2016 | Business

NEW YORK -- Brooklyn is reeling from news that the L train might stop connecting to Manhattan. As repairs are planned for the subway line's underwater...

Guide: 7 Mobile Games You Can Play with One Hand | @nttd

Netted by the Webbys | Posted 01.12.2017 | Technology
Netted by the Webbys

You're on the train, squeezed between a double stroller with two screaming babies and a guy who smells like he bathed in sauerkraut. Ah, it's another ...

Tony Hale Teases A More Bluth-Centric 'Arrested Development'

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 01.10.2016 | Entertainment

Heeeeeeey, brother. Beloved by many but watched by few, "Arrested Development" was resurrected by Netflix in 2013, seven years after Fox pulled the pl...

'Pizza Rat' Suspected Of Being A Hoax, Because Nothing Is Sacred

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 01.08.2016 | Weird News

"Is anything real?" That was the question posed to The Huffington Post by Eric Yearwood, a New York-based comedian who told Gothamist this week that ...

Why It's Taking Companies So Long To Switch To Cage-Free Eggs

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 12.28.2015 | Business

At the world’s largest fast-food chain, ending the use of eggs laid by caged hens will be a 15-year process. Subway said Monday that it will switch ...

First Class Cities Deserve First Class Transit

Karl Wilder | Posted 11.30.2016 | San Francisco
Karl Wilder

Any of you who have traveled extensively have seen some amazing subway and rail systems in foreign countries. They are often beautiful and clean. ...

'You Are A Fat, Ugly Human' Cards Handed To Women On Subway

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.30.2015 | Women

Public transit just got a whole lot meaner. An organization calling itself Overweight Haters Ltd. has been handing out fat-shaming cards to women on L...

Celebrating the Ghosts of the L Train

Tom Falco | Posted 11.30.2016 | New York
Tom Falco

People have come and gone, but the subway lines are still running, on the same routes on the same tracks, among all those ghosts of happy times past.

Unhappy Holidays for Minimum Wagers

Martha Burk | Posted 11.24.2016 | Politics
Martha Burk

Love or hate it, shopping is our national pastime. It's even easier now that you can do it in your pajamas in front of your computer, or on the phone in between texting while driving. But for many, those new black shopping days signify a time of worry -- maybe even desperation.

Should These Subway Cars Be Covered In Nazi Flags Right Now?

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 11.25.2015 | Entertainment

UPDATE: The ads, which were previously scheduled to run until mid-December, have been removed from subway cars under pressure from New York Governor A...

World's Most Narcissistic Rat Takes Selfie In Subway

The Huffington Post | Whitney Meers | Posted 11.23.2015 | Weird News

If you think rats and selfies are in competition for the grossest things on the planet, it's time for you to meet selfie rat. A man named Don Richards...

Thief Allegedly Uses Curling Iron To Hold Up Subway Restaurant, Gets Just $9

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 11.10.2015 | Crime

When holding up a Subway sandwich store without any weapons, what's a man to 'do? Arieus Warren used a curling iron, according to Dallas police. Polic...