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When Subway Dancers Get Busted, City’s Culture is Bruised

What time is it? Showtime or "No" time? A visitor to New York wonders why the city is cracking down on one of the things that makes it unique. City Limits – News

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Subway feel more crowded? You’re not imagining things

New York City’s subways had five days of record ridership last month, and those in charge of the public transportation system have seized on the increased usage to push their… | Metro | New York Post

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40 more subway stations get wi-fi on platforms

Queen’s subway stations just went online. amNewYork

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40 subway stations Wi-Fi, cell service

Forty more subway stations in New York City got Wi-Fi and cell phone service Thursday. This includes, for the first time, 29 stations in Queens. Up to now all the underground subway Wi-Fi and cell phone service has been in Manhattan. Now in all, 76 stations in Manhattan and Queens now have Wi-Fi and cell […]

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Video: When "Mayor, Like, Whatever" Crashes Your Subway Car

Video: When “Mayor, Like, Whatever” Crashes Your Subway Car

It’s not a snake or a shark or a nice chair, it’s the mayor of New York City, who sometimes takes the subway, along with his security detail and a pool of sweaty press. Sure, pile in, there’s plenty of room! If you’ve never had the pleasure of experiencing de Blasio & Company’s company on […]

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Video: When "Mayor, Like, Whatever" Crashes Your Subway Car

Video: When “Mayor, Like, Whatever” Crashes Your Subway Car

It’s not a snake or a shark or a nice chair, it’s the mayor of New York City, who sometimes takes the subway, along with his security detail and a pool of sweaty press. Sure, pile in, there’s plenty of room! If you’ve never had the pleasure of experiencing de Blasio & Company’s company on […]

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Creepy New Video Shows Guy Climbing Out Of Subway Grate To Toss Smoke Bomb Into Bar Pitti

        The police have released a new video of the suspect who threw a smoke bomb into a Greenwich Village restaurant on Friday night. You can see him slowly opening the subway grate—prompting one pedestrian to walk around the grate—and then emerging to toss the device: [ more › ] Gothamist

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Disability access improvements to NYC subway stations and taxis sought

“Progress is very painfully slow.” amNewYork

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Meeting women on the subway

You can blame a botched subway pick-up attempt on the train line — everyone who rides the 4/5 wears a wedding ring — or the time of day — after 8 p.m. on Thursdays all the single ladies take cabs — or you can admit defeat and consult a self-proclaimed expert. WNYW – NYC News

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Police hunt guitar-wielding man who attacked subway rider

This guy really had an “ax” to grind. An unhinged music lover brained a 24-year-old with an electric guitar on a Brooklyn train, authorities said Wednesday. New York News – NY Daily News

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Extra, Extra: Subway Map Of Good Brooklyn Bars At Every Stop

Extra, Extra: Subway Map Of Good Brooklyn Bars At Every Stop

Red Bull lawsuit, filming a sex scene, Bob’s Burgers porn parody, Harlem block invaded by raccoons, Food Fighters residency and more day’s end links. Don’t forget to follow Gothamist on Twitter and like us on Facebook. You can also get the top stories mailed to you—sign up here. [ more › ] Gothamist

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Study finds most NYC subway stations need work

A new report says that a majority of New York City’s subway stations are in need of structural and architectural repairs. The report by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli found that only 51 of the system’s 468 stations didn’t require repairs to stairs, columns, platform edges and lighting. DiNapoli says NYC Transit said it was making progress. But […]

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Service Changes Planned for 13 Subway Lines This Weekend

Service Changes Planned for 13 Subway Lines This Weekend

The 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, G and J lines are slated for service changes this weekend. Home Page Top Stories on DNAINFO.com – Sunday, October 5, 2014 | 9:09am

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Extra, Extra: Park Slope Subway Station Declared The Worst

Extra, Extra: Park Slope Subway Station Declared The Worst

Because you can’t wait to stuff your face with bagels, check out today’s end-of-day links: Staten Island Facebook commenters, touching Tinder messages, bad subways, MTA capital plan, and liberated puppy. Don’t forget to follow Gothamist on Twitter and like us on Facebook. You can also get the top stories mailed to you—sign up here. [ […]

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Some new subway cars will have security cameras

New York City Public Advocate Letitia James announced that the MTA will install video security cameras on a new crop of subway cars as part of the 2015 to 2019 capital plan. An MTA spokesman noted that the capital plan has not yet been fully funded. Also that the Bombadier R179 subway cars that have […]

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