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Future Subway Trains Might Have No Doors Separating Cars

Trains with open space rather than doors between cars, dedicated busways, and new “smart chip” systems to replace the current MetroCard system were among the ideas floated in a recent report outlining the needs of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority in the 20 years to come.

10/20/2013

St. Patrick's Cathedral Doors

St. Patrick’s Cathedral Shows Off Restored Bronze Doors

St. Patrick’s Cathedral on Wednesday welcomed parishioners and visitors with shiny new doors.

08/14/2013

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Ways To Dress Up Your Doors To Energize Your New York Home

Forget dead as a doornail. Check out these ideas for bringing your doors to life.

06/27/2012

A worker stands in front of a train on a platform at a newly-opened subway station - Beijing, China - Dec 30, 2010 - Photo: LIU JIN/AFP/Getty Images

Sliding Doors Could Make NYC Subway Platforms Safer

Last year, subways killed 40 people in New York City. In the future, sliding mechanical doors at the platform’s edge could save lives, preventing people from falling, jumping, or getting pushed.

02/01/2011