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How to win a $100 MetroCard with a simple selfie

NEW YORK (PIX11) – Smile. You’re snapping a Subway Selfie. Finally, it could pay off.

Next time you see a blue sign announcing “Free WiFi” at a subway station, do more than just send a text or raise your eyebrows. 171 more words


Police Watch: Man arrested for attempted murder, Men wanted for AuH2O robbery

Police arrested Brian Quattrocchi, 37, for attempted murder and assault inside Bellevue Hospital at 462 First Avenue last Tuesday at 10 a.m. 1,032 more words

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MTA, NBA goes for slam dunk with All-Star Game MetroCard

NEW YORK (PIX11) – New York City is preparing for the 2015 NBA All Star Game and it’s already making a splash.

The National Basketball Association is celebrating the All-Star Game’s return to New York with a new branded MetroCard touting the city’s two home basketball teams, the New York Knicks and the Brooklyn Nets. 398 more words

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Unused MTA MetroCards can help riders in NYC

A swipe at the turnstyle begins a journey around New York City.

When the trip is done, or the visit complete, what happens to all those MetroCards? 147 more words


Red + Green =

I noticed the new MTA Subway Etiquette campaign
“Courtesy Counts Manners Make a Better Ride”
in my travels and the RedGuy/GreenGuy performance art-y (sort of) YouTube send-up is good publicity for it. 416 more words

Afternoon Bulletin: Creepy Conflagration at NYU, Cannibal Cop Looks for Love and More

A former NYU student has been charged with reckless endangerment and assault because of a crazy, exploitative stunt. Jaime Castano set fire to his drunk classmate’s bedding last August while she was sleeping and sang to her as she fought the flames. 398 more words

Man busted for 'fraudulent' checks, pot arrest in Stuy Town

Police arrested 23-year-old David Hazel for the sale of marijuana in front of 17 Stuyvesant Oval last Tuesday at 5:45 p.m. 1,038 more words

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