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‘That was illegal for them to do. But they did it’: Woman says landlord was overcharging her hundreds of dollars for rent-stabilized apartment

'Leave notes on everyone’s doors on the way out! Make sure everyone else knows too!'

On Jan 14, 2023 by Jack Alban

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Radio City Music Hall uses facial recognition to block woman from seeing Rockettes show

The woman works at a law firm involved in litigation against Madison Square Garden Entertainment, which operates Radio City Music Hall.

On Dec 20, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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‘They can’t bear to see us get a raise’: Uber drivers launch 24-hour strike after company sues to stop fare increases

'We thought we were gonna get a raise, and this is what we got.'

On Dec 19, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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Uber sues to block big new rate increase for drivers—and drivers are furious

The company sued to block the hikes, saying paying drivers more would cost them millions.

On Dec 13, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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New York City kills its ambitious free internet plan

The project aimed to provide internet to over one million New Yorkers.

On Dec 7, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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‘They knew they were overcharging you’: Woman shares money-saving hack for when NYC landlords charge you with the heating bill

'I can’t believe this works.'

On Dec 3, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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‘Wealth disparity in NYC is wild fr’: Woman calls out influencers for using Uber in New York while she can’t afford to take the train, sparking debate

‘Nyc rich is a different kind of rich.’

On Oct 2, 2022 by Grace Stanley

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‘How are you Airbnbing something you’re renting?’: Man says Airbnb host listed their rented apartment, scammed him out of $1000

'You guys have been doing this for a long time already. You’re getting locked out as of Monday.'

On Sep 25, 2022 by Braden Bjella

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New York City cuts free internet plan by 1.2 million people, wildly scaling back ambitious goal

The previous plan had a much larger reach.

On Sep 20, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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‘There’s no force behind that’: TikToker says an undercover cop encouraged him to evade the fare on the subway, sparking debate

'This man said it's fine just jump the turnstile. So I did.'

On Sep 2, 2022 by Rebekah Harding

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‘The lack of situational awareness’: Woman films ‘finance bro’ who stands too close to her on an empty subway platform

'Like 50/50 he genuinely didn’t realise you existed.'

On Aug 15, 2022 by Melody Heald

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‘I would love to have this girl’s faith in humanity’: Person puts up lost and found sign for Cartier bracelet

'The reward is probably less than what you could sell this for but it's a reward nonetheless.'

On Aug 2, 2022 by Charlotte Colombo

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‘We’re all afraid’: Women are feeling increasingly unsafe on NYC’s public transit

'The subway has been so scary lately.'

On Jun 10, 2022 by Kathleen Wong

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Why is New York City’s ambitious public internet plan on hold?

No one knows if or when it will come back.

On Jun 2, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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‘Welcome to New York’: Reddit video shows violent attack on NYC subway, sparking discussion on safety on public transit

'If you live in NY long enough, you know not to intervene'

On May 26, 2022 by Maria Poggi