Taiwan has some very … uhm … particular ideas about what constitutes a fun design for its public transport cards. The cards, used for the country’s capital Taipei’s bus and metro network will feature photos of Yui Hatano, a famous Japanese porn actress. 101 more words
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NEW YORK – Carlos Pinto is always on the lookout for pieces of New York City and he never passes up an expired MetroCard.
His art is also an act of recycling. 80 more words
New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was arrested in Lower Manhattan on federal corruption charges in the early hours today, after he surrendered to agents with the Federal Bureau of Investigation at 26 Federal Plaza. 461 more words
BROOKLYN (PIX11) – Nets won the season opener Monday night at Barclays Center after making appearances all day on the subway.
The team purchased advertising rights from the MTA for a special edition MetroCard that started appearing in the system on Monday. 391 more words
MTA customers being taken for a ghost ride
When my job changed and I no longer needed to navigate the subways and buses as frequently, I stopped buying “Unlimited” Metrocards and started buying “Limited” Metrocards, paying per ride and filling the card when the balance dropped. 635 more words