Investigators said Friday that even though Metro officials started ventilating the tunnel 10 minutes after an electrical breaker tripped, it took 44 minutes to shut power to the affected rail, delaying the emergency response. One woman died and more than 80 people suffered from smoke inhalation.
The guy grovelled in the Rush Hour Crush column in the Metro – and hoped to get a date out of it too.
Quelqu’un a vu ma carte de métro ?
Le métro est un monde étrange et plein de surprises.
Two officers on board were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.
“You’re the only person I’ve seen vomit on to a train floor with such grace. Perhaps I could take you for a McDonald’s so you’ll be able to keep it down next time?”
Tired of being groped and harassed on trains? You’ll want to see these stickers.
Autrement dit : faites-vous partie des gens (/criminels) qui s’embrassent dans le métro ?
Taxi ! Taxi ! Vas-y, laisse tomber.
C’est toujours un mauvais moment à passer.
Kale. Stop talking about Kale.
“You’re the only person I’ve ever seen vomit on a train floor with such grace.”
No one likes a pole leaner.
Some people should not be allowed.
A rush-hour subway train derailed in Moscow on Tuesday, health officials said. Warning: Some graphic images.
Editor of the free newspaper leaves after 15 years.
The train hit an escalator at the end of the platform. Update: The operator of the train has told her union officials that she dozed off before the train jumped the tracks.
VAI DESCER, MOTORISTA!!!!!
Pour répondre à toutes les questions existentielles qu’un Parisien se pose un jour ou l’autre.
A man who apparently lost his balance on a train station platform in Yonkers, N.Y., fell headfirst onto the tracks Tuesday night in front of a WNYW-TV reporter.
Beaucoup de poètes maudits à l’orthographe douteuse.
The caption underneath? Also priceless.
“Can’t we just talk about shoes?”
The 21-year-old’s suicide attempt was unsuccessful. (Via Hindustan Times)
Yes, North Korea does have a working metro.
This infographic shows some surprising research on same-sex couples raising children in metro areas. Mississippi has the highest percentage of same-sex couples raising children at 26 percent.
Monday is the first day ever that both NYC and D.C. subways are having a pre-planned, system-wide closure. No Amtrak to get between the two, either. [UPDATE: Boston’s closing, too.]
Microsoft is making good things right now. So why isn’t it acting that way?