• 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
  • Apple eyes huge land purchase for self-driving cars to roam May 6, 2016
    Though Apple’s plan to develop and release an electric car has reportedly hit a few speed bumps over the past few months, the company seemingly has no intention of slowing down its car-oriented R&D anytime soon. According to a new report from The Wall Street Journal, Apple is currently eyeing an 800,000 square foot property in Silicon...
  • Cuomo-linked lobbyist fired by law firm amid federal probe May 6, 2016
    A Gov. Cuomo-connected power broker under federal scrutiny was fired by his Albany law firm Friday, sources said. Lobbyist and longtime Cuomo family ally Todd Howe’s name and biography were deleted from the website of his Whiteman, Osterman & Hanna Friday. His name was also mysteriously removed Friday from a state Joint Commission on Public...
  • Idiot messes with lion, unfortunately doesn’t get eaten May 6, 2016
    Video has surfaced of a visitor at a national park in South Africa using a remote control car to purposely freak out a lion. Unfortunately, the video doesn’t end with this idiot getting eaten for being a jerk.
  • Stop worrying about getting fat and ditch your skim milk forever May 6, 2016
    It’s seriously time to stop choking down skim milk. If you were raised on the watery stuff and truly prefer it to creamier whole milk, that’s one thing. But if you shun full-fat dairy in favor of lower-calorie, low-, or no-fat versions because you think you’re doing your body good, mounting evidence shows you are...
  • Man found at Pier 40 with self-inflicted gunshot wound May 6, 2016
    A 42-year-old man is clinging to life after he was found with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head near Pier 40 in Manhattan, police sources said. The wounded man was found on West Street and Clarkson Street at around 11:30 p.m., according to cops. Emergency responders rushed the man to Lenox Hill Hospital...
  • ‘Easy’ and ‘dream come true’ to get Giants rookies signed May 6, 2016
    The Giants added six players in the draft, and four of them – including first-round pick Eli Apple – signed contracts Friday as rookie mini-camp opened. Apple, a cornerback from Ohio State, said it was “a dream come true’’ to sign his first NFL contract and to get started on his career. In addition to Apple,...
  • Your grossest foot problems, solved May 6, 2016
    There’s hope for your feet just in time for sandal weather. Follow these suggestions from top podiatrists so you can fix your feet issues once and for all. Athlete’s Foot Identify it: Expect dry, cracked skin that peels off the bottom of your foot and in between your toes, says Brian Fullem, D.P.M., a sports...
  • Violent riot at French refugee camp caught on tape May 6, 2016
    A riot broke out in a migrant camp underneath the Stalingrad station in Paris’s 19th arrondissement. The violence occurred during a time of social unrest following proposed changes to France’s labor laws.

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