NYPD reported more subway assaults in 2021 than any year since 1997!!

The NYPD reported 461 felony assaults in the subway system last year — a disturbing rate not seen since 1997, according to data released ahead of Monday’s MTA board meetings. Eight homicides also occurred in the transit system in 2021, the highest since such statistics started being tracked in 1997. The troubling subterranean trend is despite a decline in crime at the year’s end. In … Continue reading NYPD reported more subway assaults in 2021 than any year since 1997!!

Subway’s Tuna Alleged to Be Blend of ‘Various Concoctions’ in New Lawsuit

The tuna used in Subway‘s tuna sandwich is alleged in a new lawsuit to be, well, something else entirely. The suit, per the Washington Post, was recently filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and alleges that the ingredient in question is actually “a mixture of various concoctions that do not constitute tuna.”  While a Subway rep quoted in the report said the claims of the suit are … Continue reading Subway’s Tuna Alleged to Be Blend of ‘Various Concoctions’ in New Lawsuit

A water main break in New York City flooded streets and disrupted subway commutes

A water main break in New York flooded streets, caused water damage to buildings, and disrupted subway commutes just before the Monday morning rush hour.The break occurred on Manhattan’s Upper West Side around 5 a.m. ET, officials said at a news conference. It caused significant delays on the 1, 2 and 3 subway lines and street closures on Broadway from 72nd Street to 61st Street.Emergency crews are on the … Continue reading A water main break in New York City flooded streets and disrupted subway commutes

Hundreds gather in Brooklyn to protest the NYPD after a violent subway video

Hundreds of people marched through downtown Brooklyn for hours to protest what they described as continuous brutality by the New York Police Department. Protesters chanted “no justice, no peace” Friday night as they marched by the Barclays Center arena, where the NBA team Brooklyn Nets play. The protests came days after a video shared widely on social media showed officers fighting with teens at a subway station … Continue reading Hundreds gather in Brooklyn to protest the NYPD after a violent subway video