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New York City subway protestors made their own fare evasion signs calling for compassion.

New York subway vigilantes have begun posting official-looking signs that tell riders not to ‘snitch’ on fare evaders

The act of protest comes as New York doubles down on efforts to catch and fine subway fare evaders with fines up to $100.
Hims' ad was approved by the MTA; Dame's ad was not.

Facebook and the MTA don’t allow ads featuring sex toys. These two sex-tech startups are pushing it to change that.

A phallic cactus advertising a men's wellness company? MTA approved. A hand holding a vibrator made by a women's wellness company? Not MTA approved.

Terrifying video shows a man nearly swept off a New York City subway platform by flooding inside a Queens station

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority blamed the cascade on a nearby construction site's contractor who didn't have equipment to handle the rain.

77,000 people lost power in New York City power outage that knocked out train stations, elevators, and traffic lights amid transformer fire

Darkened buildings across uptown Manhattan left people stranded in elevators, without traffic lights, and facing massive train delays.
Two of Dame's proposed ads rejected by the MTA.

A sex-toy company is accusing New York’s MTA of sexism and censorship after it rejected proposed ads

Meanwhile, advertisements for breast implants, period panties, ED medicines, and more are rampant throughout the subway and bus network.
At least five piece of debris have fallen from elevated subway tracks in Queens, New York

New York is installing netting under elevated subway tracks where debris keeps falling onto streets below

After a piece of metal pierced a car's windshield and at least four other objects fell, local politicians urged the MTA to do act.
Apple device users will be able to board the subway by holding your iPhone or Apple Watch near the reader, similar to the way you can digitally scan your boarding pass for a flight through Apple's Wallet app.

You’ll soon be able to use your iPhone to get on the New York City subway — here’s how to set it up

You'll soon be able to wave your iPhone near a turnstile to pay for subway fare in New York City as part of the MTA's OMNY contactless fare system.
The City Hall subway station is only accessible via a special tour.

There’s an old, unused subway station underneath New York’s City Hall. Here’s what it’s like to visit.

There's no service provided to the City Hall station today, but you can catch a glimpse by riding a downtown 6 local train past its terminal stop.
The board being replaced in Grand Central Terminal is actually just a re-creation of the original look.

New York City’s iconic Grand Central train station is getting a major tech upgrade

The arrivals and departures board at Grand Central Terminal in Manhattan is getting a digital overhaul.

New York wants drivers to pay for its crumbling subway

New York would become the first major city in the US to pay for infrastructure improvements using congestion charges.