Two high profile incidents involving the NYPD in the New York City subway system have raised concerns about safety in the subways.
The protest follows disturbing videos showing police allegedly punching teens on a transit platform and storming a subway car with guns drawn.
The ad shows a boy going through all the trials and tragedies of life, only to end up — spoiler alert — buying a sandwich as an adult.
Natasha Tynes claims to have been defamed and her work sabotaged after she was accused of racism.
"What's the opposite of a Pulitzer," one person said about reporter Lisa Guerrero’s look at "fare beaters."
It was clearly hungry work.
“You really don't realize how inaccessible the city is until you need it to be accessible for you.”
Meet Amanda Septimo, the 27-year-old South Bronx native running for State Assembly in the poorest congressional district in the US. Her run for office is nothing if not personal, inspired not by years of political neglect and failed legislation in her community. At a moment where the progressive party has the spotlight in New York City, Amanda is hoping that the systemic poverty plaguing her district becomes part of the outrage.
Alex Elegudin is tasked with making the outdated New York City transit network more accessible.
Rae Swon, the artist behind the viral costume, discusses how she brought one of Hieronymus Bosch's most haunting creatures to life.