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The Week in Good News

Sep 22, 2018 - The New York Times

Sometimes it seems as if we're living under a constant barrage of heavy news. But it isn't all bad out there. This feature is meant to send you into the weekend with a smile, or at least a lighter heart. Want to get The Week in Good News by email? Sign up here.

Here are seven great things we wrote about this week:

Eliud Kipchoge broke the marathon world record.

The 33-year-old Kenyan ran the Berlin Marathon on Sunday in 2 hours 1 minute 39 seconds, cementing his place as t...