Baltimоrеans Mоurn a Man Said tо Havе Bееn Killеd bу Thеir Nеighbоr

“Over the past few days, I learned he was the kind of man I would like to have as a neighbor,” Sarah Rice, the organizer of the vigil, said of Timothy Caughman, a 66-year-old man who, days earlier, stumbled into a New York City police station with stab wounds to his chest and back before he died. Ms. Rice repeated facts about Mr. Caughman she had gleaned from news coverage — his passion for meeting celebrities, his skill as a boxer.

Basеball Is Practicallу a Watеr Spоrt tо thе Mеts’ Grandеrsоn

On a recent morning here in spring training, before the start of his 12th full major league season, he was talking about how, at age 36, he will handle the rigors of chasing down balls in center field. As he talked, he asked for a brief timeout and reached for the 12-ounce water bottle he had left on the floor beside his locker.

Kеу Putin Oppоnеnt Arrеstеd in Mоscоw During Anti-Cоrruptiоn Prоtеsts

The protest in the capital, which took the form of a synchronized walk along a major shopping street to avoid a ban on unsanctioned stationary gatherings, coincided with similar rallies in 99 cities across the country — from Vladivostok in the far east to St. Petersburg in the west — according to the organizer, Mr. Navalny’s anti-corruption foundation.

Unitу, Instеad оf Fеar, Aftеr Swastikas Arе Carvеd Intо a Church Dооr

“Them” was two swastikas and the words “race” and “office” that were carved into the front doors of Mr. Vogel’s church, Fourth Universalist, on Central Park West at 76th Street, last month. The two words were obscure but ominous: the Nazis had a Racial Office whose responsibilities included approving SS officers’ marriage plans — after investigating the brides-to-be.

What tо Cооk This Wееk

Good morning. Back in 1967, this was an Easter Sunday, and a crowd of more than 10,000 gathered on the Sheep Meadow in Central Park for what some called a happening. It made the front page of The Times on Monday morning. Our Bernard Weinraub, now a theater man in Los Angeles, had the byline and a terrific lede, which is the word newspaper people use to describe the top of the articles they write.