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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...

WATCH: Student Saved From Oncoming Train Seeks Rescuers

Posted 08.29.2012 | Impact

A New York student's first day back to school took a potentially tragic turn, but then three strangers came to the rescue. Alexa Conto, 20, was en ...

Subway To Attempt 'Most Sandwiches Created at Once' World Record

Posted 08.14.2012 | Home

On Tuesday, Subway's own anointed "world's fastest sandwich maker" is putting the title to the test -- officially. Guinness World Records will be ...

Tales From the Underground

Anna Hiatt | Posted 10.13.2012 | New York
Anna Hiatt

Whether you love the underground tunnels or find them claustrophobic, chances are you need to take them to get from point A to point B.

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...

Subway May Open In A School

Posted 07.17.2012 | Home

The Telegraph reports that Subway is in early talks with a U.K. school to open a lunch counter for students inside the building. An administrator w...

The Subway Beauty Queens Are Back

Posted 07.17.2012 | Arts

In the 1940s, every New York subway station had a tribute to the month's Miss Subway, a contest for glamorous young female writers. Each poster had an...

Return of the Straphanger Nation

Taras Grescoe | Posted 09.11.2012 | New York
Taras Grescoe

We are all straphangers now and then: just people trying to share, and get around in, that greatest of all human creations, the city.

Walmart More Likely Than Target To Ignore You On Facebook: Study

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 07.09.2012 | Business

If you want to use Facebook to rant about a bad customer experience, you'll be better served complaining on Target's wall than Walmart's. Target is...

Fast Food Employees Share The Worst Items To Order

Posted 12.18.2014 | Taste

On the heels of a recent Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) with a McDonald's employee, an AskReddit conversation thread popped up yesterday that we couldn'...

Meatless Monday: Chain Reaction

Ellen Kanner | Posted 09.01.2012 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Meatless choices weren't on franchises' menus -- or radar -- a few years ago. Every time you order a meatless meal in what was once a vegan-free zone, you become the change you want to see in the world and on the menu. So pull up a chair, vegan friends, there's a seat at the fast food table for you.

WATCH: Does This Really Make You A 'Pervert'?

Posted 06.25.2012 | New York

A man who identifies himself as "John Zippy" is being called out for his rather creepy hobby documenting women riding the subway (usually focusing on ...

PHOTO: Subway Sandwich Name Lost In Translation

Posted 06.21.2012 | Home

If you are like us, you often have a tough time deciding what to eat for lunch. Let's say, as an example, you live in an Arabic-speaking country and h...

Subway Goes Vegan

Posted 06.14.2012 | Home

Subway is already the world's largest restaurant chain. Now, they're working on appealing to a whole new kind of consumer: the vegan. Animal advoc...

Subway Testing Doritos Nachos

Posted 06.04.2012 | Home

In February, Taco Bell debuted the Doritos Locos taco, an item that has done so well that the chain is rolling out other Doritos-flavored tacos. HuffP...

Pizza Hut Takes On Subway With New Offering

Posted 06.01.2012 | Home

Pizza Hut, perhaps recently best known for its various novelty pizza gimmicks such as the Crown Crust hamburger pizza and the $10,000 engagement packa...

Body Discovered On Tracks At Sixth Avenue Subway Station

www.dnainfo.com | Posted 07.14.2012 | New York

WEST VILLAGE -- The body of a man was found on the tracks at the Sixth Avenue subway station on West 14th Street, officials said. ...

The Law of the Subway

Joseph Rauch | Posted 07.14.2012 | College
Joseph Rauch

I thought the MTA regulations of prohibiting soliciting on the subway were harsh until recently.

PHOTOS: Famous Fast Food Birthplaces

The Daily Meal | Posted 07.11.2012 | Home
The Daily Meal

The fast-food industry in this country has a long and storied history. The founders in this field built mega-empires based on the pursuit of the Ameri...

America's 7 Favorite Fast Food Chains

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 05.10.2012 | Home

America's favorite fast food isn't deep fried or candy-coated, according to a new study by market research firm Harris Interactive. Subway topped ...

A Better Idea for Branding Public Transit

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 07.08.2012 | Business
Carol Pierson Holding

So if a car's experience is so fundamentally different than riding transit, what parallel experience can we plumb for joyous attributes? I would propose we look for a model to long-distance trains and their sense of possibility and romance, not the raw sex of cars.

Subway Has More Health Violations Than Any Other NYC Chain

Posted 04.18.2012 | New York

A new report conducted by The Daily News reveals more Subway restaurants have been closed due to health violations than any other chain in the city, w...

Could State Transportation Agencies Accused of Patent Infringement Use Constitution as Defense?

Daniel B. Ravicher | Posted 06.18.2012 | Technology
Daniel B. Ravicher

There has been much reporting lately of a small patent holding company named Arrivalstar accusing public transit authorities of patent infringement if they provide commuters with real time information about train, bus or subway schedules.

A Pit (Bull) Stop on the Subway

Charlie Carillo | Posted 06.17.2012 | New York
Charlie Carillo

I've just been reminded of why I love this crazy, remarkable city. Because every time I think I've seen it all, it shows me something new, something I've never seen before, something I never could have dreamed of in a million years.

'Not Going To Happen'

Posted 04.04.2012 | New York

Bloomberg may have touted his support to extend the No. 7 line to New Jersey, but according to MTA chief Jay Lhota, neither he or the mayor are going ...