Here is a slide show of photographs from the past week in New York City and the region. Subjects include the arrival of a newly designed taxi, a crane collapse in Manhattan and new ball fields on the site of the old Yankee Stadium.
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 the Times’s Kate Taylor, Daniel Wakin, Eleanor Randolph and Clyde Haberman. Also, former Comptroller William Thompson, Oliver Sacks and Van Jones. Tune in at 10 p.m. Saturday or 10 a.m. Sunday on NY1 News to watch.
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