Sex toy company says MTA is ‘sexist’ for bailing on ad deal

A Brooklyn sex toy company says the MTA is a major buzzkill because it banned vibrator ads while allowing ones for erectile dysfunction. Dame Products, which sells frisky treats in Williamsburg, is hot and bothered that Outfront Media, which manages the MTA’s subway ads, reneged on a deal to run its posters inside trains, CEO Alexandra Fine said Friday. “It’s […]

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BART stabbing suspect has dark and violent past

Disturbing new details have emerged about the man arrested for fatally stabbing a woman at a BART Station in Oakland. Court records show that John Lee Cowell, 27, has a dark and violent past — with multiple arrests for battery and a laundry list of things he did to innocent people. At age 18, he was reportedly arrested for beating […]

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Subway delays hit low-income commuters the hardest: study

Delays in the city’s decrepit subway system hit low-income straphangers harder than more well-off commuters, according to a new study by economists at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Because low-income riders tend to live farther away from the transit hubs of Manhattan — in more remote stretches of the city that may only be served by one train […]

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