Homeless Man Sets Himself on Fire Inside Bleecker St Station

Last modified March 22, 2013 at 8:09 am

Okay, this is just crazy. The scanner wire is going crazy right now over an incident earlier this morning at the Bleecker Street subway station. Apparently a homeless man set himself on fire. Dude was reportedly carted away from the scene in serious condition. Not much else is known at the moment. Manhattan: Lafayette St […]


UCB Coaxes Shy D Train Into the Station [Video]

Posted March 13, 2013 at 10:23 am

Staring down the subway tube is a time-honored tradition in commuting. As if the more often you check for those headlights, the faster the train will arrive.

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Subway Headbanger Goes All Out [Video]

Posted March 12, 2013 at 10:19 am

It was a veritable headbanger’s ball for this metalhead on an R train platform in Brooklyn.

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Subway Pushing Incident at East Broadway Station Result of Fist Fight

Posted February 27, 2013 at 6:09 am

As the city was basically in transit to whatever Oscars party, an incident transpired at the East Broadway subway station that failed to garner any attention outside the neighborhood.


Report: Teen Pushed Onto Tracks at East Broadway Station [Updated]

Last modified February 25, 2013 at 3:37 pm

Word is crossing our desk of an incident at the East Broadway subway station earlier this evening. Shortly before 6pm, one straphanger witnessed a teen allegedly being pushed onto the tracks by a group of six people. Apparently the kid was pinned beneath the train, but A day later, there are some conflicting reports as to […]


Subway Scenes: Another Man in White

Posted February 8, 2013 at 6:19 am

It would appear that the mysterious man in white – Jimmy Blanco – has some competition from a younger generation.

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More Details Emerge About Jumper at the Delancey F Station [PHOTOS]

Last modified January 19, 2013 at 9:43 am

Early Thursday morning, at the height of the morning rush, a Brooklyn-bound F train struck a woman at the Delancey Street subway station. Eyewitnesses believe it was a suicide attempt, as they reportedly saw her jump onto the tracks and just stand there as the train arrived in the station. The victim was found beneath […]


Report: Woman Struck by Brooklyn-Bound F Train at Delancey

Last modified January 17, 2013 at 8:36 am

Seems like another day, another subway-straphanger collision. Earlier this morning, an unknown woman reportedly jumped in front of a Brooklyn-bound F train. One witness, @phemale61 watched the horrific scene go down, and recorded as such on Twitter. Scanners report that the pedestrian was carted away in “serious” condition. Expect extreme delays for your commute. Just […]

The Lowline prototype on Essex St., September 2012

The Lowline Will Boost Property Values and Usher Certain Change

Posted December 27, 2012 at 9:39 am

If the Lowline actually happens, the Lower East Side will continue its course of becoming a playground for the super-rich.

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Subway Scammers in East Broadway Station

Posted December 27, 2012 at 6:12 am

Beware the subway scammers who post themselves inside the East Broadway entrance to the F station.