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There Are Now More Uber Cars In NYC Than Yellow Taxis

New York City continues its path towards becoming rich people Disneyland as there are now more Uber cabs in the city than actual yellow cabs. » 3/18/15 11:57am 3/18/15 11:57am

What's The World's Oldest Operating Subway Car?

I have a slight fondness for NYC's oldest subway cars, the rickety Budd R32s that trundle along the city's C line. They started operation in 1964 and are still in service. » 2/25/15 8:20pm 2/25/15 8:20pm

Manhattan Speeder Afroduck Probably Got Away With It: Report

New York City's viral speeding outlaw Adam Tang aka Afroduck is currently a fugitive, having fled the country to his native Canada in the middle of his trial for setting the fastest lap of Manhattan. Months later, it looks like he got away with it. » 2/23/15 9:50am 2/23/15 9:50am

The subway and other forms of mass transit in New York City will be completely shutting down at 11 PM. Get friendly with a warm drink, wherever you are, and get ready to ride this one out. » 1/26/15 5:00pm 1/26/15 5:00pm

DeBlasio: Arrest Any Assholes Screwing Around With Cars Tonight

If you eagerly await several feet of snow in New York City for donuts and other hoonage opportunities, be warned: your ass may get arrested. » 1/26/15 2:15pm 1/26/15 2:15pm

Why Penn Station Sucks


New Yorkers are known to disagree about a lot of things. Who's got the best pizza? What's the fastest subway route? Yankees or Mets? But all 8.5 million New Yorkers are likely to agree on one thing: Penn Station sucks. » 1/15/15 6:16pm 1/15/15 6:16pm

The NYPD Slowdown Is Over And Now There's Hell And Tickets To Pay

Last month, the New York City Police Department began a low-level crime enforcement slowdown, because someone said something that hurt their feelings. And while that was as good a reason as any other, I'm sure, it couldn't last forever. Sorry, everyone. Your New York City driving playground days are over. » 1/13/15 11:35am 1/13/15 11:35am

Afroduck Is Pursuing An Appeal On His Manhattan Record Run Conviction

International man of mystery and fugitive from the NYPD Afroduck is now pursuing an appeal of his convictions for speeding around Manhattan at a breakneck average pace of just over 60 miles an hour. » 1/08/15 5:28pm 1/08/15 5:28pm

Two Planes Just Clipped Each Other At NYC's Second-Biggest Airport

Departing Southwest Flight 449 was just clipped on the winglet by a a returning American Airlines plane as it headed to the terminal at LaGuardia Airport, according to multiple reports. » 12/23/14 2:33pm 12/23/14 2:33pm

Watch As This Busking Quartet Leads To Busking Ballet In The NYC Subway

Just when you hate, I mean truly hate, the New York City subway system, something like this has to go and happen. A beautifully playing classical quartet, just playing for your spare dollars in a station, is joined mid-performance by a passing group of ballet dancers. » 12/20/14 9:00am 12/20/14 9:00am

Afroduck Explains How His Fast Lap Cost Him $50,000 And His Life In NYC

The saga of Afroduck, a.k.a. Canadian citizen Adam Tang who recorded himself setting a 'record' lap around Manhattan, ended last month with his fleeing to Canada before a jury convicted him of reckless driving. » 12/19/14 3:00pm 12/19/14 3:00pm

A New Glimpse Into the Gigantic Construction Project Hidden Below NYC

What do you want to be when you grow up? A baseball player? A doctor? A blogger (LOL)? How about a badass who carves caves through the Earth to improve the lives of millions in America's greatest city? That sounds pretty heroic. And right now, hundreds of hard hat-wearing workers are tackling that grand task » 12/18/14 4:57pm 12/18/14 4:57pm

Fugitive Afroduck Goes On TV And Blames Arrest On Being Nice Canadian

Afroduck's greatest failing may not have been driving around Manhattan at an average speed of 60 miles an hour. It may have been just being a nice Canadian, as the fugitive claimed on an in-person TV interview today. » 12/11/14 12:12pm 12/11/14 12:12pm

Afroduck Sentenced To A Year In Jail, Good Luck Getting Him

When Afroduck was found guilty of reckless driving and reckless endangerment for driving around Manhattan in 24 minutes, we all expected that he would get the maximum sentence of a year in jail. Guess what? That's exactly what just happened. » 12/09/14 11:45am 12/09/14 11:45am

The Port Authority Bus Terminal: Myth, Mystery, Mess


For many coming to New York City, the available entry is the Port Authority Bus Terminal (PABT). However, if a traveler seeks the charm of a grand entrance, they will be greatly disappointed. The PABT is considered, colloquially, to be a hall of unfathomable nightmares. As one Yelp! reviewer put it: » 12/04/14 2:26pm 12/04/14 2:26pm

New York's LaGuardia Tops The 'Most Frustrating Airports' List

This time of year, everyone comes out with a 'Best of the Year' list, for everything from movies to songs, cars, and even airlines. But it's also fun and important to evaluate the worst of things like airports, and two in the New York-area are among the most frustrating for travelers. » 12/03/14 4:41pm 12/03/14 4:41pm