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New York City’s secret subway line with antique cars is back in service — here’s what it’s like to ride it

For a few weeks at the end of each year, the New York City subway system runs an antique subway line that you can ride. So we did!
A group of New Yorkers hosted Friendsgiving on the subway.

A group of New Yorkers served Thanksgiving dinner on the subway, and videos from the meal are going viral

Videos of the meal went viral after the event, with one video of the event garnering more than 160,000 views on TikTok.
A November 20, 2019 photo of the Broadway Station stop on the G line in Williamsburg, New York. The New York MTA purposefully flooded this station to test new equipment that could protect the subway from super storms.

The MTA flooded a subway stop on purpose because ‘climate change is real.’ Here’s how it’s prepping New York for the next Supe...

New York City's Metropolitan Transportation Authority isn't waiting for the next Superstorm Sandy to test its new subway flood barriers.
Protesters at the Hoyt–Schermerhorn Street stop in Brooklyn, New York.

NYC protesters jumped subway turnstiles and rallied against police over a fare crackdown that’s sparked viral videos and outrage

Demonstrators in Brookly flooded the streets Friday evening to protest a recent city initiative that has increased the number of police in the subway.
New York City Transportation Union Trash Train competition.

New York City’s subway union is offering $500 to whoever can take the most repulsive subway photo, and the submissions are impressively gross

The competition is designed to raise awareness about cleaning-staff shortages that have led to trash, blood, and feces littering subway floors.
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.