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  1. cityscape
    Corey Johnson’s Simple But Innovative Plan to Fix New York’s Transit SystemThe city council speaker has an ambitious strategy for overhauling how New Yorkers get around — no advanced tech or billion-dollar deal required.
  2. the city
    As Hudson Yards Rises, Broken Subway Escalators Make for Steep ClimbsThe $2.4 billion 34th Street–Hudson Yards station is plagued by three of the ten most failure-prone subway escalators in Manhattan, records show.
  3. the top line
    Cuomo and de Blasio’s Plan Doesn’t Fix the Biggest Subway ProblemEveryone needs to know who is in charge.
  4. subway
    Woman Dies After Falling While Carrying Her Baby’s Stroller Down Subway StepsMalaysia Goodson was 22 and traveling with her 1-year-old daughter.
  5. transit
    Tales From the Impending L-Train ApocalypseHow locals are preparing for April’s L-train shutdown.
  6. the pink tax
    The Illusion of Safer Transportation Is Costing WomenWomen spend up to $100 more than men each month, a new study from NYU found.
  7. sneaker rat
    Sneaker Rat is the New Pizza Rat Except … DeadThis rat’s final resting place was inside a Nike show.
  8. revenge
    Ease Your Way Into the Weekend With This Footage of a Woman Chasing Down GroperHappy Friday.
  9. queen of mayhem
    Enter the Miss Subway Pageant for Your Shot at Being Crowned Queen of HellThe New York City Miss Subway Pageant is back for the first time in 42 years.
  10. bde
    Which New York Subway Lines Have Big Dick Energy?Not all subway lines move about the city like they’re packing ten inches.
  11. the chain gang
    Subway Will Put 500 More Stores Out of Their MiserySidewalks everywhere are smelling better already.
  12. from the archives
    The Subway Crisis We’ve Been Writing About for 48 YearsThe intensity of the subway’s troubles is new, but the problems themselves are not.
  13. Why Those Fake-Poetry Subway Ads Are So AnnoyingRoses are red / Violets are blue / Imitating poetry / Is a bad look for you.
  14. select all
    Just Let This Guy Smoke on the Subway Track, No Big DealA new hero rises.
  15. great ideas
    Would NYC Transit Be Better If Subway Stops Were Actually Subway Sandwich Shops?It probably wouldn’t be worse.
  16. select all
    If You Left Your Jacket on the F Train, It’s on FirePlease come collect the ashes.
  17. the chain gang
    Subway Closed Almost 1,000 Locations in 2017Also, franchisees are in open revolt over Footlong drama.
  18. new york 50th anniversary
    Who’s Sitting Next to You on the Subway? On an R Train in September, We Asked.“I get, like, panic attacks, on the train especially. That’s why I get into the benzos.”
  19. serious baloney
    Subway Founder Suggests Tricking People Into Eating Their SandwichesFounder Peter Buck wants them to create covert sandwich “sub-chains.”
  20. nyc baby
    New York Subway Worker Helps Woman Give Birth on Train PlatformA subway cleaner helped deliver a baby boy.
  21. 50th anniversary issue
    For New York’s 50th Anniversary Issue, Alex Katz Revisits His ‘Subway Drawings’His New Yorkers still look a lot like their counterparts of 70 years ago, even as fedoras and broadsheets have given way to ballcaps and iPhones.
  22. scary things
    Man Wandering Around on the Subway Tracks Wreaks Havoc With Morning CommuteIt made for a bizarre scene, captured on video by one subway passenger.
  23. select all
    Instead of Fixing the Subway, They Could Just Change the SoundsImagine hearing new sounds on the subway and how exciting that would be.
  24. bans
    Oh, C’mon, MTA: Don’t Ban Food on the SubwayIn light of recent track fires, MTA chief Joe Lhota says it’s not a bad idea.
  25. select all
    Unbelievable Photo of Packed Subway Platform Sums Up the MTA in 2017Nothing better to start off your week than a hellish commute.
  26. The New South Ferry Station Finally Reopens After Hurricane SandyIt took five years and about $350 million in renovations after the stop was inundated by the superstorm.
  27. hot shot
    Drew Barrymore Is Every Woman Doing Her Makeup During Her CommuteShe applied makeup by looking at her reflection in the hazy subway wall.
  28. select all
    New Yorkers Stage Graduation Ceremony for Student Stuck on Delayed SubwayThe student was supposed to be graduating from nursing school, but instead spent two hours stuck underground.
  29. New Yorkers Stage Graduation Ceremony for Student Stuck on Delayed SubwayThe student was supposed to be graduating from nursing school, but instead spent two hours stuck underground.
  30. video feed
    Michael Ian Black’s Theory About Trump’s Victory Involves Subway SandwichesWatch and learn.
  31. food scandals
    Subway Releases Own Study Allegedly Proving Its Chicken Is Chicken“The allegation that our chicken is only 50 percent chicken is 100 percent wrong.”
  32. Subway’s Chicken Scandal Is a Reminder to Not Trust Fast-Food ChainsLocations in Canada got caught selling “chicken” that’s not 100 percent chicken.
  33. Here’s Where to Get Free Valentine’s Day Food, If You’re That DesperateHooter’s will give you a coupon if you shred a photo of your ex.
  34. select all
    How to Safely Enjoy All That Free Subway Wi-FiNearly every underground subway station is now wired for free Wi-Fi. Here’s how to use it without worry.
  35. Two People Injured in Subway Fight Over Seat-HoggingA man grazed the leg of the man sitting next to him. Bloody mayhem ensued.
  36. lawsuits
    Jared Fogle’s Ex-Wife Claims Subway Hid Her Husband’s Horrible Behavior“The safety of kids was not a priority but Subway’s bottom line was,” she says in a new lawsuit.
  37. A Jerk in Clown Makeup Chased a Kid Around the Subway With a KnifeBeware knife-wielding bozos.
  38. health concerns
    Watch a Subway Worker Casually Zap Bugs Right Over the FoodZzzzit!
  39. lawsuits
    Jared Fogle Tells Court Parents Didn’t ‘Properly Supervise’ One of His VictimsHe wants them held liable “for all or part” of their daughter’s claims.
  40. Report: Justin Bieber’s Credit Card Got Declined at SubwayBut a fan paid for his order.
  41. The Saga of the Subway Cricket Lady Is OverShe was reportedly arrested for her “prank” on Tuesday.
  42. There Are More Complaints About ‘Hot Cars’ on the Subway This SummerHell hath no fury like the commuter without AC.
  43. crime scene
    Subway Employee Arrested for Spiking Cop’s Drink With Meth and THCThe officer was hospitalized after nearly running a red light.
  44. Why Subway Countdown Clocks Are a Balm for the SoulAn ally in the waiting game.
  45. voyeurism
    Why I Love Watching People Do Their Makeup on the SubwayIt’s a moment of sisterhood in a long commute.
  46. select all
    Woman Turning Her Fingernail Into MetroCard Is the Only Good Body HackJust hold up a finger and you’re on your way.
  47. Print’s Not DeadThat’s one way to deal with a lack of Wi-Fi.
  48. horrible things
    Woman Stabbed to Death on the Subway After Rebuffing the Man She Was DatingOn an afternoon Chicago Red Line train.
  49. Last Meals
    Man Vows to Eat Worst Subway Sandwich Invented by RedditorsSuggestions so far include a meatball-and-tuna concoction, and just salt on wheat bread.
  50. counter-terrorism
    DHS Will Test Bioterror Airflow in NYC SubwayNontoxic gases and particles will be released throughout the system this week in order to simulate a terrorist attack using a chemical or biological agent.
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