• 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
  • Copper clothing maker to pay $1.35 million for bogus health claims December 1, 2015
    A company that makes copper-infused clothing agreed to pay $1.35 million to settle government charges that it falsely claimed that its garments could relieve pain and inflammation caused by arthritis, multiple sclerosis and other diseases. The company, called Tommie Copper, booked $87 million in sales between 2011 and 2014, according to regulators. The US Federal...
  • Kyle Richards just wants sister Kim to be happy and healthy December 1, 2015
    The "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star shares her wishes for her troubled sister during a Twitter chat on Tuesday.
  • Dancing traffic cop loses gigs for protesting Black Lives Matter December 1, 2015
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A second city on Tuesday withdrew its invitation for Rhode Island’s “Dancing Cop” to direct holiday traffic because of his activism against the Black Lives Matter movement. The retired officer responded by blasting the head of the Providence NAACP and threatening to sue his detractors for defamation. East Providence Mayor Thomas Rose...
  • David Letterman is now a dead ringer for Santa Claus December 1, 2015
    His bushy beard is holiday-appropriate.
  • Drunk cop found outside school with no pants on December 1, 2015
    An NYPD cop and a traffic enforcement agent were arrested in separate incidents Monday. Off-duty NYPD traffic agent Shanna Hamilton, 31, was busted for trying to boot a tenant from a Rockaway apartment he rents from her so she and her friends could throw a party, police said. Hamilton showed up to the pad on...
  • Manziel, Romo, anger: Jerry Jones interview had everything December 1, 2015
    Jerry Jones finally had enough. The Cowboys owner was grilled on his weekly spot on a Dallas radio station this week, and had enough when the hosts questioned his Tony Romo expectations. Jones talked about the 3-8 Cowboys’ struggles this season and gave a vague outline of their future plans at quarterback. Jones said the...
  • 5 people who changed the face of HIV December 1, 2015
    Today, Dec. 1, marks the 27th annual World AIDS Day — a global celebration and commemoration of the fight to educate and eradicate HIV and AIDS. This disease — which currently affects an estimated 35 million people worldwide — has killed nearly 40 million people since it first appeared over 35 years ago. Although still...
  • Tiger Woods’ sorry state: Barely walks, plays video games all day December 1, 2015
    NASSAU, Bahamas — Tiger Woods painted a bleak picture Tuesday on when he can return to golf or even get back to doing anything more than just walking. Woods had two back surgeries in a span of 18 months followed by what he described only as another “procedure” in the same area last month. He...
  • Hollywood visual effects producer mysteriously disappears December 1, 2015
    Eric Kohler, who worked on "The Avengers" and "San Andreas," hasn't been seen since leaving work a week ago.

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