The Week in Pictures for Aug. 12

Here is a slide show of photographs from the past week in New York City and the region. Subjects include water skiing, studying with the help of rap music, and a Russian grandmother turned television star.

This weekend on “The New York Times Close Up,” an inside look at the most compelling articles in Sunday’s Times, Sam Roberts will speak with this week’s guests, including The Times’s Bill Keller, Floyd Norris, Michael de la Merced, Corey Kilgannon, Michael Powell and Eleanor Randolph. Tune in at 10 p.m. on Saturday or 10 a.m. on Sunday on NY1 News to watch.

A sampling from the City Room blog is featured daily in the main print news section of The Times. You may also browse highlights from the blog and reader comments, read current New York headlines, become a City Room fan on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Powered By WizardRSS.com | Full Text RSS Feed | Amazon Plugin | Settlement Statement | WordPress Tutorials
Go to Source