Updates On The Spuyten Duyvil Crash : Speed, Fatigue Main Factors

Details emerging in the aftermath of the fatal derailment of a Hudson Line Metro North train on Sunday night include that the train was speeding as it approached the tricky curve where the crash occurred, and that the engineer driving the train was also drowsy and may have dozed off, waking too late to hit the brakes. » 12/03/13 5:02pm 12/03/13 5:02pm

Hudson Line Train Derails Near Spuyten Duyvil Station, Kills Four

It's been a bad year for the Metro North. Following a freight train derailment near the Spuyten Duyvil station in the Bronx in July, and a massive power outage on the New Haven line in September, a passenger train derailed early this morning, also near the Spuyten Duyvil train station, injuring over 60 passengers and… » 12/01/13 10:58am 12/01/13 10:58am

A Whole Bunch of Firefighters Respond Building Collapse In The Bronx

The FDNY Twitter reported this morning of a response to a partial building collapse on Westchester avenue in the Bronx. Two people have been seriously injured. » 11/27/13 8:57am 11/27/13 8:57am

Things To Do On The Subway Tracks: Twerk

These 3 people decided it'd be fun to jump down on the tracks and twerk it out. One of the YouTube commenters thinks this is the Fordham D station. The twerk quality is low, but the setting is absolutely nuts. TEENS DETECTED. » 11/27/13 8:16am 11/27/13 8:16am

Median Income Map Is The Best Gentrification Map Yet

According to a WNYC report, the median income of the typical NYC household is down as much as 10% in some neighborhoods, and up about 5% in a select few neighborhoods that you've definitely read a New York Times trend piece about. » 11/14/13 10:51am 11/14/13 10:51am

Utility Monopoly Charges More Than Everyone Else, Because They Can

Con Edison charges New Yorkers 25.65 cents per kilowatt hour vs the national average of 11.88 cents per kilowatt hour. This is a fun fact, considering we don't have a choice! » 11/13/13 10:04am 11/13/13 10:04am