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This Old Subway Car Living Inside An Empty Midtown Storefront Was Found In The Mojave Desert

This Old Subway Car Living Inside An Empty Midtown Storefront Was Found In The Mojave Desert

(Ellie Clayman / Gothamist) There's an unusual sight nestled amidst the homogenous glass buildings on one 42nd Street block in Midtown: a graffiti-covered authentic subway car. Every day, thousands of New Yorkers and tourists walk past...

'Emergency' Protests Tonight In NYC & Nationwide As Trump Moves To Undermine Mueller Probe

'Emergency' Protests Tonight In NYC & Nationwide As Trump Moves To Undermine Mueller Probe

Acting Attorney General and former hot tub promoter Matt Whitaker (Charlie Neibergall/AP/Shutterstock) Donald Trump kicked off the post-midterms era of his presidency on Wednesday by firing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, as part of a not-at-all disguised...

Neat: Times Square Hotel Room Features Massive Mars Bar Mural

Neat: Times Square Hotel Room Features Massive Mars Bar Mural

(Courtesy of Row NYC) I'm not sure why anyone is complaining about missing the good old Bad Old Days of New York City, when they are very clearly being preserved in the present day. Take Mars...

Photos: Chickenjoy Fanatics Wait 20 Hours For Manhattan Jollibee Openinggallery

Photos: Chickenjoy Fanatics Wait 20 Hours For Manhattan Jollibee Opening

The lure of free fried chicken* (*many restrictions apply) proved to be too strong to ignore for hardcore Jollibee fans this weekend, many of whom queued up on Friday night for the chain's first Manhattan outpost's grand...

Sammy Hagar To Bring Chill Beach Vibes To Times Square With New Cabo Wabo Cantina

Sammy Hagar To Bring Chill Beach Vibes To Times Square With New Cabo Wabo Cantina

Sammy Hagar hosts party at his Cabo Wabo Cantina, Las Vegas (Shutterstock) Ever since Mark Wahlberg's burger franchise, Wahlburgers, stopped paying rent on its Midtown outpost, you might've found yourself concerned about the coming scarcity of...

Racist Suspect Killed Man As 'Practice' For Bigger Mass Killing Targeting Black People In Times Square

Racist Suspect Killed Man As 'Practice' For Bigger Mass Killing Targeting Black People In Times Square

(DCPI) A day after being arrested for fatally stabbing a man in midtown Manhattan last year, James Jackson allegedly admitted he killed the black victim for "practice," because he wanted to kill even more black people...

Watch Live: The Bees Have Taken Over A Hot Dog Stand In Times Square

Watch Live: The Bees Have Taken Over A Hot Dog Stand In Times Squarevideo

(via Times Square webcam) A big swarm of bees has gathered on top of a hot dog stand in Times Square this afternoon. Or as real estate agents might put it, the bees have signed a...

10 Years Ago, A Cop Bodyslammed A Cyclist During Critical Mass Ridevideo

10 Years Ago, A Cop Bodyslammed A Cyclist During Critical Mass Ride

On Friday, environmental non-profit Time's Up! holds one of its Critical Mass bike rides, bringing cyclists to Union Square for a (potentially wet!) ride. But they'll also be marking a significant anniversary: Ten years ago this...

[UPDATE] Times Square Multiplex Reportedly Crawling With Bed Bugs

[UPDATE] Times Square Multiplex Reportedly Crawling With Bed Bugs

wallyg's flickr [UPDATE BELOW] Bed bugs are allegedly tormenting moviegoers once again at the AMC Empire 25 multiplex in Times Square. During an October 4th screening of (not kidding) Jeepers Creepers 3: The Creeper Walks Among...

These Subway Ads Calling The Knicks 'Hopeless' Will Be Removed

These Subway Ads Calling The Knicks 'Hopeless' Will Be Removedgallery

A Fox Sports advertising campaign deriding the Knicks as "HOPELESS"—as well as "HOPEFUL"—is now being removed from NYC subway cars after Knicks owner James Dolan reportedly called Rupert Murdoch, who owns Fox, to complain. The campaign, which...

Watch The Inspiring Story Of A Late '80s Dennis Miller Times Square Impersonator

Watch The Inspiring Story Of A Late '80s Dennis Miller Times Square Impersonatorvideo

Former Late Show with Seth Meyers writer/performer Conner O'Malley has continually impressed us with his trenchant commentary on income inequality, his brave political stances, and his deep appreciation for the arts. Now he's back with his...

A Look Back At The Real Deuce: Times Square In The 1970sgalleryvideo

A Look Back At The Real Deuce: Times Square In The 1970s

The new HBO series The Deuce, which premieres Sunday (though the first episode dropped a little early for streaming), is set in 1970s Times Square. Behind the show are The Wire veterans David Simon and George Pelecano,...

Part Of The Hurricane Harvey Relief Telethon Will Broadcast Live From Beautiful Times Square

Part Of The Hurricane Harvey Relief Telethon Will Broadcast Live From Beautiful Times Square

Beyonce, a Houston native, will perform at the fundraiser. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) With Houston still recovering from the damage wrought by Hurricane Harvey, the country's celebrities are coming together for a star-studded telethon fundraiser this month....

HBO Drops 'The Deuce' Series Premiere Two Weeks Ahead Of Schedule

HBO Drops 'The Deuce' Series Premiere Two Weeks Ahead Of Schedule

(HBO) As of Friday, HBO subscribers can stream the series premiere of The Deuce — the latest prestige drama from The Wire veterans David Simon and George Pelecano — two weeks ahead of the show's official...

Subway Tiles Resembling The Confederate Flag Remain At Times Square Station, For Now

Subway Tiles Resembling The Confederate Flag Remain At Times Square Station, For Now

(Scott Heins / Gothamist) In the wake of the violence committed by white supremacists in Charlottesville, city officials have swiftly joined the chorus of voices nationwide calling for the removal of public structures commemorating the Confederacy....

NYC's Remaining XXX Shops & Strip Clubs Could Be Stomped Out For Good

NYC's Remaining XXX Shops & Strip Clubs Could Be Stomped Out For Good

(via OQ62's Flickr) A June court ruling could spell the demise of New York City's severely depleted smut industry after decades of litigation, according to an attorney representing dozens of porn book and DVD shops. "This...

Photos, Video: More Than 100 Moms Breastfeed In Times Square For The Big Latch On

Photos, Video: More Than 100 Moms Breastfeed In Times Square For The Big Latch Ongallery

Mothers and their babies—as well as their partners and other children—gathered in Times Square for the Third Annual Big Latch On event to promote awareness and support for breastfeeding. All the mothers nursed their babies for a...

Times Square Desnudas Say They're Ambassadors For NYC, Not Nuisances

Times Square Desnudas Say They're Ambassadors For NYC, Not Nuisances

Leary and Nicole pose for a picture in Times Square Tuesday evening. (Ben Fractenberg / Gothamist) Times Square has been carved up into designated zones for performers to hawk wares and solicit tips, and the NYPD...

Photos: Hundreds Protest Trump's Ban On Transgender Service Members At Times Square Recruitment Centergallery

Photos: Hundreds Protest Trump's Ban On Transgender Service Members At Times Square Recruitment Center

Hundreds of demonstrators gathered outside the Army recruiting station at 43rd Street in Times Square early yesterday evening to protest President Donald Trump's announcement of a ban against transgender people serving in the military, reversing a policy...

Bruce Springsteen Reportedly Wants To Do 8 Week Broadway Residency This Fall

Bruce Springsteen Reportedly Wants To Do 8 Week Broadway Residency This Fall

Getty Images It kind of seems unbelievable, but Bruce Springsteen finished his last tour in February after playing almost 90 shows (!!) the year prior (and that doesn't include all his appearances promoting his memoir, Born...

Man Dies After Falling In Marriott Marquis Elevator Shaft In Times Square

Man Dies After Falling In Marriott Marquis Elevator Shaft In Times Square

Photograph from Bob B. Brown / Flickr A 28-year-old man visiting New York fell to his death at a Manhattan hotel on Thursday afternoon. A person dining at the Marriott Marquis said, "I was eating in...

NSFW Photos: Dozens Of Totally Naked People Get Painted In Times Square

NSFW Photos: Dozens Of Totally Naked People Get Painted In Times Squaregallery

Like the "sticky note" Subway Therapy wall in Union Square, but with naked bodies.

Ice Cream With A Side Of Social Justice Has Arrived In Times Squaregallery

Ice Cream With A Side Of Social Justice Has Arrived In Times Square

Two years ago, Ice & Vice went from mobile food darlings to bonafide brick-and-mortar sensations with their East Broadway scoop shop. Their bold approach to ice cream flavor design is now on display in Times Square, where...

Fundraiser For NJ Teen Still In Critical Condition Following Times Square Driver's Rampage

Fundraiser For NJ Teen Still In Critical Condition Following Times Square Driver's Rampage

(GoFundMe) A New Jersey high school student just weeks away from graduation remains in critical condition following last week's Times Square rampage in which a deranged driver sped through sidewalks on Seventh Avenue, killing one woman...

Father Of Teen Killed By Times Square Driver Leaves Heartbreaking Letter At Makeshift Memorial

Father Of Teen Killed By Times Square Driver Leaves Heartbreaking Letter At Makeshift Memorial

(Scott Heins / Gothamist) The father of Alyssa Elsman, the 18-year-old woman who was fatally struck by an unhinged driver who injured 20 others in a high-speed rampage down sidewalks in Times Square on Thursday, has...

'I Wanted To Fix My Life': Times Square Driver Says He Doesn't Recall Fatal Rampage

'I Wanted To Fix My Life': Times Square Driver Says He Doesn't Recall Fatal Rampage

Richard Rojas in court on May 19, 2017 (Jefferson Siegel via pool) The Navy veteran who is accused of intentionally plowing his car onto Times Square pedestrians, killing one and injuring at least 20 others, said...

Father Of Teen Killed In Times Square: 'My Heart Died In New York'

Father Of Teen Killed In Times Square: 'My Heart Died In New York'

The father of Alyssa Elsman, the 18-year-old woman killed by an driver who apparently deliberately drove onto crowded Times Square sidewalks on Thursday, spoke out yesterday. Thomas Elsman said, "My ex-wife watched her die. Her sister...

City Councilman Wants More Sidewalk Bollards Like The Ones That Stopped Driver's Times Square Rampage

City Councilman Wants More Sidewalk Bollards Like The Ones That Stopped Driver's Times Square Rampage

(Getty Images) Nearly 24 hours after Richard Rojas allegedly used his car as a murder weapon in Times Square, killing one pedestrian and injuring 22 others, City Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez stood a few steps from where...

[UPDATE] Teen Killed In Times Square Was Visiting NYC With Her Mother When She Was Struck

[UPDATE] Teen Killed In Times Square Was Visiting NYC With Her Mother When She Was Struck

Alyssa Elsman (via Instagram) [UPDATE BELOW] The lone fatal victim in yesterday's horrifying multi-injury incident in Times Square was an 18-year-old tourist from Michigan who was visiting Times Square with her mother and 13-year-old sister, according...

Surveillance Videos Reveal Extent Of Driver's Horrifying Times Square Rampage

Surveillance Videos Reveal Extent Of Driver's Horrifying Times Square Rampagegallery

The man accused of ramming his car into Times Square pedestrians, killing one woman and injuring 22 others on Thursday, has been charged with murder and attempted murder. Police are still trying to understand his motives and...

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