22 Mar 2019

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Questions and Answers About Black Admission to Stuyvesant High

The Times reporter Eliza Shapiro gave additional insights into her reporting on the school's next class of students.

22 Mar 2019 12:17pm GMT

Subway Time: Why the Numbered Lines Do Better

Friday: The diverging fates of the lines represented by letters and numbers.

22 Mar 2019 9:44am GMT

Buying Your First Home? Save, and Save Some More

The dream of owning a home in New York City can seem unattainable, especially for first-time buyers in need of a hefty down payment.

22 Mar 2019 9:00am GMT

$1 Billion for Mental Health: The Reality of de Blasio’s ‘Revolutionary’ Plan

It has been difficult to gauge the effectiveness of ThriveNYC, an expensive and sprawling mental health initiative.

22 Mar 2019 9:00am GMT

How Our Reporter Makes Sense of New York’s Specialized High School Admissions

Eliza Shapiro, a reporter for The Times explained why March was an important month for those covering New York City public schools, America's largest school system.

22 Mar 2019 9:00am GMT

Amy Schumer, Amy Poehler and Other Stars Stand Up for Waitresses. The Response: No, Thanks.

A group of Hollywood actresses want New York to apply the minimum wage to those who earn tips, saying it would make servers less vulnerable to harassment.

22 Mar 2019 7:00am GMT

21 Mar 2019

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12 Pop, Rock and Jazz Concerts to Check Out in N.Y.C. This Weekend

Our guide to pop and rock shows and the best of live jazz happening this weekend and in the week ahead.

21 Mar 2019 9:00pm GMT

6 Comedy Shows to Catch in N.Y.C. This Weekend

Our guide to stand-up, improv and variety shows happening this weekend and in the week ahead.

21 Mar 2019 9:00pm GMT

12 Plays and Musicals to Go to in N.Y.C. This Weekend

Previews, openings and some last-chance picks.

21 Mar 2019 9:00pm GMT

7 Things to Do With Your Kids in N.Y.C. This Weekend

Our guide to cultural events in New York City for children and teenagers happening this weekend and in the week ahead.

21 Mar 2019 9:00pm GMT

09 Nov 2011

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JoePa will quit at the end of the season

Saying he is devastated by the sex-abuse scandal enveloping the Penn State football program and university, Joe Paterno, whose 46-year tenure at the helm of the Nittany Lions has been one of the most successful in the history of college football, will step down at the end of this season.

09 Nov 2011 5:24pm GMT

Somalian baby ravaged by famine makes miraculous recovery 

As Minhaj Gedi Farah lay silently on a hospital bed three months ago, even his mother had given up hope that the skeletal Somali baby would live.

09 Nov 2011 5:23pm GMT

Rare diamond found in South Africa could be worth $15M

A rare pear-shaped stone dubbed the Sun-Drop Diamond, is expected to be sold for a between $11 million and $15 million at auction next week.

09 Nov 2011 5:22pm GMT

Funny faces

Sometimes Hollywood stars fail to put their best, er, face forward.

09 Nov 2011 5:19pm GMT

Puerto Rican duo Calle 13 is calling the tune

Calle 13 may be the hottest group in Latin America right now - darlings of critics and fans alike, able to sell out concerts throughout the continent and receive a record-breaking 10 nominations at the Latin Grammys.

09 Nov 2011 5:17pm GMT

Celebs come out

Whether it's on a magazine cover or on a TV show, celebs find their own way to come out. Take a look at other celebrities' coming out parties.

09 Nov 2011 5:14pm GMT

World has five years to combat irreversible global warming: report

In a sobering analysis of the planet's energy future, the International Energy Agency said that governments around the world have five years to reverse the course of climate change before it's too late.

09 Nov 2011 5:07pm GMT

Iran: No retreat from nuclear program

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad vowed Wednesday that Iran won't retreat "one iota" from its nuclear program, denying claims that it seeks atomic weapons. Key ally Russia gave the Islamic Republic a major boost, rejecting tighter sanctions despite a U.N. watchdog report detailing suspected arms-related advances.

09 Nov 2011 5:06pm GMT

The cutest kids in Hollywood

They may be pint-sized, but these celebrity offspring often steal the spotlight from their famous parents.

09 Nov 2011 5:05pm GMT

Celebrity Twitter pics

Just when you think celebrities are tired of being in front of the camera, they turn the tables to play paparazzi in their own private lives - by filling cyberspace with Twitter pictures that are just TMI.

09 Nov 2011 4:57pm GMT

Celebrity fit club

With the paparazzi snapping their picture any all hours of the day, celebs have to be on top of their fitness game and looking their best 24/7.

09 Nov 2011 4:43pm GMT

Jack doc convicted for not calling 911

Michael Jackson's doctor sealed his fate when he found the heavily sedated pop icon unresponsive and failed to call 911 immediately, a juror revealed Wednesday.

09 Nov 2011 4:39pm GMT

Sexy star advertisements

Celebs aren't afraid to get a little sexy when it comes to ad campaigns.

09 Nov 2011 4:35pm GMT

Over 500K Toyotas recalled over steering issue

Toyota said it will recall about 550,000 units globally, including Lexus models, because of a potentially faulty crankshaft pulley that could cause noise and make steering more difficult.

09 Nov 2011 4:28pm GMT

Mariah Carey reveals 70-pound weight loss

Mariah Carey is singing the praises of Jenny Craig since losing 30 pounds on the weight loss system after giving birth to twins six months ago.

09 Nov 2011 4:24pm GMT

Amy Winehouse ‘Back to Black’ dress could fetch $30K

The dress that the late singer Amy Winehouse wore on the cover of her 2006 breakthrough album 'Back to Black' may bring in a lot of green.

09 Nov 2011 4:22pm GMT