Here are a small handful of the many, many photos that came out of the New York leg of the No Pants Subway Ride. (Pun intended.) Lots more photos available via Improve Everywhere. Also, a great collection can be found at Gavon Laessig’s BuzzFeed post.
Officers will start random bag inspections on the sprawling Washington subway system, the Washington Metro Transit Police said on Thursday, a week after a man was arrested for making bomb threats to the rail system.
He says he put his life on the line to stop a killer — and claims cops sat back and watched. But city lawyers are arguing that the police had no legal duty to protect Joseph Lozito, the Long Island dad stabbed seven times trying to subdue madman Maksim Gelman — a courtroom maneuver the subway hero calls “disgraceful.” A judge is currently deciding whether Lozito, who sued the city last year for failing to prevent the attack, will get his day in court.
Post-worker attacked in subway chainsaw horror FORGIVES his deranged attacker 'I’m not angry with the man that attacked me. He was a sick man. I forgive him. What I hold a grudge about, are the contractors who let him pick up these hacksaws they left unattended.'I screamed for help 'Please help me!' They never stopped to help me, and that disturbed me more than anything else. Mr Steinberg sued both the TA and Five Star for unspecified damages for his physical and emotional injuries but the TA was let off due to governmental immunity.
Your cellphone can already tell you where to find the nearest Starbucks or the most convenient subway station. But it might soon be smart enough to alert you to a toxic threat during your morning commute or coffee break, thanks to a new plan from the Department of Homeland Security.
city lawyers are arguing that the police had no legal duty to protect Joseph Lozito, the Long Island dad stabbed seven times trying to subdue madman Maksim Gelman — a courtroom maneuver the subway hero calls “disgraceful.”