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

07 Nov 2011

feedNYT > New York

A Bike-Lane Perch for the Urban Show

Janette Sadik-Khan, transportation commissioner for New York City, leads a two-wheeled tour of the city's controversial bike lanes.

07 Nov 2011 5:00am GMT

04 Nov 2011

feedNYT > New York

Uptown From Wall Street, a Bull Market

20th-century artists draw record sums at the auctions at Christie's and Sotheby's this week.

04 Nov 2011 4:00am GMT

Marathon Route Gives Snapshots of Change in New York

To run the course of the New York City Marathon today is to appreciate just how different the city has become.

04 Nov 2011 4:00am GMT