• Please Note: The N.Y. Today and Metropolitan Diary Columns Are Not Going Away October 27, 2015
    The City Room blog is going dark, but the features that appeared on it, like New York Today and Metropolitan Diary, are continuing as ever.
    By The New York Times
  • City Room, a Blog With a Broad Mandate, Is Retiring October 26, 2015
    Eight years, 20,000 posts and perhaps 100 million clicks later, City Room sails off into the sunset.
    By Andy Newman
  • No Cheating at Zabar’s October 25, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: An old hand at the delicatessen's waiting line caught a newly arrived customer trying to use someone's discarded ticket.
    By Heidi Olson
  • Discovering New York Together October 23, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: An autumn romance, including meeting on the F train platform in Brooklyn, hitting the greenmarket and the zoo, and letting a tourist take their picture.
    By Adele P.
  • After 82 Years, No More Driving October 22, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: The day he sold his final car and gave up his keys, a 93-year-old was flooded with memories, starting with Pop's lessons behind the wheel.
    By Dawes Potter
  • Dating on a Budget in the 1960s October 21, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: Dinner, a cruise and ground transportation, courtesy of the subway system, Chinatown and the Staten Island Ferry, could add up to very little 50 years ago.
    By Ivan Berger
  • Grieving With a Firefighter October 20, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: A remembrance of a somber commute downtown nine days after the 9/11 attacks, when a firefighter boarded the subway in full dress uniform.
    By Helen Malmgren
  • The River Watchers October 18, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: Canoeing around Manhattan at night, a man discovered eyes on the water from every available viewing spot, no matter how decrepit the pier or how late the hour.
    By Peter Tiso
  • ‘Is That Your Money?’ October 16, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: A sleepy-looking commuter on the G train seemed strangely unconcerned about a folded $100 bill lying in front of him.
    By Phoebe Chao
  • Almost Missing Summer October 15, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: As the writer awoke in the October chill, she began to romanticize summer, then remembered what it had been really like.
    By Jessica Fu
  • Motown’s Smokey Robinson inks licensing deal September 27, 2016
    Smokey Robinson will certainly second this emotion. The Motown superstar will be going to a go-go after signing a deal with indie music publisher Primary Wave to exploit his name and likeness along with his legendary songs. Robinson’s rights had previously been mired in a battle with his ex-wife, Claudette, who claimed in 2014 she...
  • Elon Musk to reveal how he plans to colonize Mars September 27, 2016
    Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk is set to unveil his plan on how to colonize Mars — a lifelong dream he hopes will become a reality within a decade. The SpaceX founder and CEO will deliver the keynote address Tuesday at the 67th International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara, Mexico, where he’ll offer details on “potential architectures...
  • Ex-aide testifies Christie laughed as Bridgegate was happening September 27, 2016
    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie laughed while discussing the debilitating traffic jam created in Fort Lee as political payback against its mayor, the government’s star witness testified at the “Bridgegate” trial Tuesday. Christie’s laughter came while Port Authority Deputy Executive Director Bill Baroni and his chief of staff David Wildstein — both Christie cronies —...
  • This Israeli company can hack into any Apple or Android phone September 27, 2016
    If Cellebrite sounds familiar, that’s because the name of this Israeli company came up during Apple’s standoff with the FBI over breaking iPhone encryption. The agency managed to crack the San Bernardino iPhone with the help of an undisclosed company. Many people believe it was Cellebrite that came to the rescue. Meanwhile, the company revealed...
  • Hubble spots evidence of water plumes on Jupiter’s moon September 27, 2016
    Astronomers on Monday said they have spotted evidence of water vapor plumes rising from Jupiter’s moon Europa, a finding that might make it easier to learn whether life exists in the warm, salty ocean hidden beneath its icy surface. The apparent plumes detected by the Hubble Space Telescope shoot about 125 miles above Europa’s surface...
  • Trump says problem with former Miss Universe was her ‘massive’ weight gain September 27, 2016
    Donald Trump doubled down Tuesday on attacks against a former Miss Universe – who he said “gained a massive amount of weight” and became “a real problem.” Hillary Clinton brought Alicia Machado – the 1996 winner of Trump’s worldwide beauty pageant — into play Monday night, saying the Republican’s treatment of her is indicative of...
  • Soccer star’s career nearly ruined by Skittles and vodka September 27, 2016
    When Leicester and England soccer star Jamie Vardy was released by Sheffield Wednesday at the age of 16, it was just one in a series of setbacks on his path to superstardom. A decade later, in 2012, he signed for Leicester City for a non-League record $1.3 million. But there were times when he nearly...
  • ‘Don’t go out’: Teammate’s advice for distraught Jose Fernandez September 27, 2016
    MLB star Jose Fernandez was upset and “stressed” in the hours before he insisted on taking the nighttime boat ride that would claim his life at the age of 24, according to a friend who was in contact with one of the two other victims. Fernandez even tried recruiting Miami Marlins teammates on Saturday to...
  • Gigi Hadid: I had ‘every right’ to elbow guy who grabbed me September 27, 2016
    Hadid was grabbed from behind as she exited the MaxMara fashion show Thursday in Milan.
  • Joe Jonas dances on tables to his own song September 27, 2016
    Jonas and his DNCE band members "were singing, dancing on tables and snapped pictures with fans," an insider said.

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