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WATCH: Jar Jar Binks Character Beat Up On The Subway

| Patrick Hedlund | Posted 06.01.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- Brutal subway beating or April Fool's Day hoax? An improv joke purportedly gone awry ended up with an actor dressed as a "Star Wars" ...

Spaghetti Fight Video Fails To Sway MTA Policy, Grub Ban Nixed

AP/The Huffington Post | CHRIS HAWLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The city's subway riders can handle panhandlers, rats and tuneless street musicians. But eating spaghetti in a crowded subway car? Well, ...

WATCH: Coolest Guy To Ever Ride The Subway?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

A lot of people are going to post this video because of the clearly disturbed man yelling and demanding to be called by his name, "Bloody Loco." We f...

Canadian Fugitive Charged In NYC Subway Plot

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A Canadian fugitive helped get terror training for three New Yorkers accused in a failed al-Qaida sanctioned plot to attack the city'...

Comedians Tweet The News

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Twitter is the perfect outlet for comedians to try out new jokes and share their humorous thoughts on current events with the world. We've collected a...

Subway Surpasses McDonald's, Conquers World

Anneli Rufus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Anneli Rufus

What is American mega-fast food doing to local food? How and why do consumers in countries with delicious local breads even bear to eat American fast food with its horrific cringe-worthy breads?

McDonald's No Longer The World's Largest Restaurant Chain

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

McDonald's is no longer the world's largest restaurant chain. That honor now goes to Subway. The sandwich giant just passed the golden arches in te...

Reflections on a Natural Disaster by a New York Kiwi

Cheryl Pearl Sucher | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Cheryl Pearl Sucher

Few understand the unique nature of this fiercely proud and independent country which is now suffering the terrible loss of so many in the recent Christchurch earthquake.

SUBWAY HERO

nydailynews.com | By Barry Paddock, Pete Donohue and Rocco Parascandola | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The mystery hero who rescued a woman pushed onto the subway tracks by a deranged lunatic made a surprise visit Monday to the victim's hospital room. ...

The Beijing Subway Challenge: How Does It Compare to New York?

An Xiao Mina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
An Xiao Mina

It's not fair to compare two train systems of vastly different ages with vastly different histories and needs, but no one ever said life would be fair. So let's see how they measure up.

What To Do With New York's Subway Map?

secondavenuesagas.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

After listening to the current iteration of the New York City subway map called everything from bilious to muddy to messy to a mongrel, I almost felt ...

Your Commute Is About To Get Worse

AP | CHRIS HAWLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — When members of Congress met recently to discuss revitalizing passenger trains in the United States, they chose Grand Central Termina...

How to Make a Hoagie (Healthy!)

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Maria Rodale

Recently, I had the pleasure and honor of having Dr. Andrew Weil "stop by my kitchen" for a chat. He mentioned one of his favorite foods growing up i...

Animator Sold 40,000 DVDs Of His Cartoon Series On The Subway

nydailynews.com | By Jacob E. Osterhout | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Forty thousand dollars. That's a lot of cheese, especially when earned on the subway, one buck at a time. But Mark Stansberry has a dream, and he b...

Man Killed By L Train In Brooklyn

nypost.com | JOHN DOYLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A man was killed early this morning after a subway train struck him in Brooklyn, authorities said. The victim, believed to be in his 30s, was killed ...

Man's Leg Severed By Oncoming 6 Train

dnainfo.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- A 30-year-old man was struck by a subway train on the Upper East Side Friday morning, fire officials said. The man survived, and was t...

Man Survives Suicidal Leap In Front Of Times Square Subway

nydailynews.com | By Jane H. Furse and Barry Paddock | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Horrified witnesses said the man stood on the tracks in front of the oncoming Queens-bound R train about 8:45 p.m. yelling for onlookers to call his w...

The Subway Is Making You Sick

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Sadly, this will not surprise you. A new British study found that riding the subway greatly increases your risk of respiratory infections. From The ...

NYC Studies Possible Subway Tunnel to Jersey

nytimes.com | CHARLES v. BAGLI and NICHOLAS CONFESSORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Ever since Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey killed an expensive plan for a new commuter rail tunnel to Manhattan, the Bloomberg administration has be...

The Subways Are Totally Screwed Up This Weekend

brooklynpaper.com | Gary Buiso | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Here are the service changes affecting you this weekend (Saturday, Jan. 15 at 12:01 am to Monday, Jan. 17 at 5 am, unless otherwise noted): 2,3,4: B...

Lady Behind Subway Announcements Doesn't Take The Subway

nytimes.com | JAMES BARRON | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The next time you are standing there waiting for the subway, late for work and worried your boss will notice, think of this: The voice that tells you ...

WATCH: No Pants Subway Ride 2011 Takes Over NYC Subways

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

We warned you last week that your Sunday afternoon subway ride might be interrupted by a little more skin than usual. The 10th annual No Pants Subway...

WATCH: Pants Off On The Subway This Sunday

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Do you ever have the sudden urge (whether because of the oppressive heat or for other reasons..) to take your pants off on the New York City subway? ...

WATCH: FILM: Mini-Documentary 'Undercity' Explores New York's Subway Tunnels, Bridges

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Andrew Wonder's new mini-documentary, Undercity, explores the literal underbelly of New York, including subway tunnels and bridges. The film was a col...

Artists Come Forward To Discuss Hidden Subway Street Art Project

Gothamist | [1] | | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

More artists are coming forward with bits and pieces of their stories about working on the Underbelly Project, whose existence was revealed to the wor...