• 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
  • 100 mostly barefoot inmates escape Haiti lockup October 23, 2016
    ARCAHAIE, Haiti — More than 100 mostly barefoot inmates overpowered guards on Saturday and escaped from a lockup in central Haiti, officials said. Judge Henry Claude Louis-Jean said the prison break occurred in Arcahaie, a coastal town about 30 miles north ofHaiti’s capital. One guard was reported killed and others were injured. The escapees stole an...
  • Hondo goes to K.C. October 23, 2016
    Hondo failed to hit with Ole Miss on Saturday night, but largely offset that setback by cashing with the Cubs in the NLCS to reduce the earnings slightly to 3,422 steneruds. Sunday: Reid all about it — Mr. Aitch is dropping 20 units on Big Andy and the Chiefs to beat that number when the...
  • Clayton Kershaw’s playoff rebirth ends with a thud October 23, 2016
    CHICAGO — Clayton Kershaw’s playoff renaissance is over, at least for this year. The Dodgers ace flopped at a big moment — again. Kershaw’s postseason resume took another hit in Game 6 of the NLCS, finishing off the reeling Dodgers. The Cubs battered the three-time Cy Young Award winner on their way to a 5-0...
  • Porn star says Trump offered her $10K for sex October 23, 2016
    Porn actress Jessica Drake emerged Saturday as the 11th woman to accuse Donald Trump of making inappropriate sexual advances. Drake, 42, appeared at a press conference with celebrity attorney Gloria Allred in Los Angeles. Allred is representing two other Trump ­accusers. The adult-film actor described a daylong series of interactions at a Lake Tahoe golf...
  • Meet the Cubs fan who took the curse off the Steve Bartman seat October 23, 2016
    CHICAGO — The man walked down the aisle and put his stuff on the most notorious seat in Wrigley Field. His wife waited somewhere else, avoiding the scene for the moment. Yup, Bryan was very prepared for Game 6 of the NL Championship Series. Providing only his first name and very few details, the 38-year-old...
  • Why a Democrat-controlled Senate would sink Wall Street October 23, 2016
    A quick look at the bond and stock markets shows that there are growing jitters as measured by the VIX, or volatility index. The uneasiness can be tied to the election, but not the presidential one. The Street figures Hillary Clinton will take the White House. The real concern is the Senate, and whether it...
  • World Series set: It’s Aroldis Chapman vs. Andrew Miller October 23, 2016
    CHICAGO — The World Series perhaps finalized in the trade deadline war room of the Yankees is now set. Andrew Miller’s Indians versus Aroldis Chapman’s Cubs. The late-game relievers dealt by the Yankees were the finishing pieces to league champions and now they will face each other, beginning Tuesday in Cleveland. Chapman smiled when asked...
  • ‘Oops something happened’: Dan Girardi’s return delayed October 23, 2016
    WASHINGTON — When Dan Girardi was younger, more foolish and compiling an astonishing string in which he missed just two of a possible 791 games (including playoffs) because of injury from the time of his NHL debut on Jan. 27, 2000, through Dec. 12, 2015, the Rangers’ alternate captain might have tried to play through...
  • Will Brook Lopez ever fit into Nets’ new-school system? October 23, 2016
    How tough has it been for Brook Lopez to adjust to the Nets’ new system? He was the highest-scoring center in the Eastern Conference last season. He mustered just 8.0 points per game on 39.5-percent shooting this preseason. Yeah, that tough. It’s a daunting adjustment general manager Sean Marks told The Post that Lopez is...
  • CM Punk and other luminaries weigh in on Cubs’ historic night October 23, 2016
    Twitter filled with messages of elation, relief and a feeling of unfinished business after the Cubs clinched their first National League pennant since 1945. Chicago ended one drought with a 5-0 win over the Dodgers in Game 6 of the NLCS on Saturday night in Chicago and will not try to win its first World...

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