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Public Transportation

  1. science of us
    I Love My CommuteIn praise of my 45-minute trip to work.
  2. A CA Bill to Encourage High-Density Development Near Transit Dies. For Now.An ambitious bill to force local governments to allow high-density housing near transit stops aroused a huge debate — and too much opposition.
  3. Nashville Mayor Resigns Over Using Public Money to Fund Affair With BodyguardIn a sex scandal that soon involved misuse of public funds, the rising star of Nashville politics lost her job and maybe her career.
  4. B and 5 Train Commuters Awarded New Right to Complain A new report says those lines are NYC’s worst. 
  5. BoltBus Passenger Offered Free Rides to Make Up for That Pesky ExplosionProbably just don’t go anywhere ever.
  6. New Yorkers Working More Than 49 Hours a Week Thanks to Long CommutesIf New York City is going to symbolize the American Dream, we can’t be a nightmare when it comes to long work hours and commuting. Our residents deserve better.”
  7. Meet NYC’s Most Lovable Repeat Offender, Who Just Can’t Quit Public TransitDarius McCollum has been arrested 29 times.
  8. MTA Bans Collecting Used MetroCards for CharityIts only believable reason makes it sound pretty mean.
  9. pregnant princesses!!
    Kate Middleton’s Token Tube Photo Op Is CompleteThe Queen was there, too.
  10. Goldman Sachs Is Being Oddly Coy About Its New Public FerriesIt’s even swearing people to secrecy.
  11. MTA Debuts a Whole New Way for You to Yell at ItThe MTA wants your feedback on video.
  12. Student Saved by Good Samaritans After Fainting Onto Subway TracksA new batch of anonymous subway heroes.
  13. laughter
    See Train Passengers in Germany Break Out Into an Unending Fit of LaughterLaughter is contagious, even in Germany.