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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 rendering shows the proposed BQX streetcar rounding the corner of Lafayette Ave outside one of Brooklyn's busiest train terminals.

New York City’s mayor hopes Amazon coming to town will help one of his transportation dreams finally become a reality

The Brooklyn-Queens connector, or BQX, has been mired with criticism since Bill De Blasio first pitched the idea in 2016.
The skyline is already littered with high-rises and construction cranes.

Amazon’s reputation is taking another hit in the wake of its HQ2 decision

Amazon's decision to place its second headquarters in New York and Virginia is being criticized by politicians and the media alike.
A homeless man tries to stay warm in Manhattan.

Amazon’s HQ2 could add homeless residents to New York and Washington, DC — two cities with the worst homelessness crises in the US

A Zillow economist found that Amazon's HQ2 could add hundreds of homeless residents each year to New York City and Washington, DC.
Amazon is headed to Long Island City

New Yorkers are making lots of doomsday predictions about Amazon’s HQ2. Here are all the things that could make it a disaster.

As Amazon prepares to move its second headquarters to Long Island City, the area could face issues of homelessness and displacement, among others.

Amazon’s HQ2 site in Long Island City, Queens could be flooded in the next 30 years. Here’s what scientists predict for the headquarters.

Amazon will move half of its second headquarters to Long Island City, Queens, an area that could be flooded by 2050.

‘This blows away anything we’ve ever seen’: Andrew Cuomo and Bill de Blasio held a jubilant press conference announcing Amazon HQ2 i...

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio celebrated their controversial deal with Amazon to bring HQ2 to Queens.

We asked real estate experts where Amazon’s HQ2 could go in Long Island City, Queens — here’s what they said

Half of Amazon's HQ2 will be located in Long Island City, Queens. Here are the sites that could attract the tech giant.
Long Island City and the Manhattan skyline in 2009.

I’ve lived near Long Island City for more than a decade. Here’s why an Amazon HQ2 in Queens may be a disaster.

Amazon is building half of its new HQ2 headquarters in Long Island City. But 25,000 high-paid workers will cause problems for working families Queens.
Representative-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York.

‘We were not elected to serve as Amazon drones’: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other NYC politicians voice outrage about Amazon HQ2’s...

New York City politicians voiced outrage over Amazon's announcement on Tuesday that it would build a new headquarters in Long Island City, Queens.