Showing posts from October 8, 2019

Trump’s Just Defending His Street Cred, Trevor Noah Says

By BY TRISH BENDIX Arts President Trump stopped an ambassador from testifying in the impeachment inquiry because he was afraid the man would “exonerate him too much,” Noah said. New York Times October 9, 2019 at 06:15AM

Word + Quiz: insouciance

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network This word has appeared in 30 articles on in the past year. New York Times October 9, 2019 at 06:00AM

What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Nancy Drew’ and ‘Goliath’

By BY GABE COHN Arts Nancy Drew is reimagined in a new CW series. And a new season of the legal drama “Goliath” is streaming on Amazon. New York Times Television, Movies October 9, 2019 at 05:00AM

A Flying Trip to The Arctic With Justin Trudeau

By Unknown Author World Behind the scenes of a journalist’s brief tour to northern Canada with a leader fighting for every seat in a close race. New York Times Canadian Federal Election (2019) October 9, 2019 at 04:08AM

The Rays Bullpen Their Way Past Justin Verlander and the Astros

By BY DAVID WALDSTEIN Sports Tampa Bay’s committee of relievers — with help from one starter — outdid the Houston ace, forcing a decisive Game 5 in this division series. New York Times Baseball, Playoff Games October 9, 2019 at 03:44AM

Your Wednesday Briefing

By BY MELINA DELKIC Briefing Brexit, Russia, impeachment: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times October 9, 2019 at 02:55AM

Alyssa Thomas Keeps Connecticut Alive in W.N.B.A. Finals

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Sports The Sun forward nearly had the first triple-double in finals history, and she helped force a decisive Game 5. New York Times Basketball October 9, 2019 at 02:33AM

Corrections: October 9, 2019

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections appearing in print on Wednesday, October 9, 2019. New York Times October 9, 2019 at 02:23AM

Sci-Fi Thriller

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Alan Arbesfeld mixes things up. New York Times Crossword Puzzles October 9, 2019 at 02:00AM

Quotation of the Day: Secret Spy Unit in Russia Aims to Jolt Europe

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Wednesday, October 9, 2019 New York Times October 9, 2019 at 01:57AM

Johnson & Johnson Hit With $8 Billion Jury Verdict in Risperdal Suit

By BY MIHIR ZAVERI AND KATIE THOMAS Health A Philadelphia jury found that a subsidiary downplayed the risks that the anti-psychotic drug could lead to breast growth in boys. New York Times your-feed-science, Drugs (Pharmaceuticals), Suits and Litigation (Civil), Fines (Penalties) October 9, 2019 at 01:47AM

Montgomery, Ala., Elects Steven Reed, Its First Black Mayor

By BY RICK ROJAS AND ADEEL HASSAN U.S. Voters chose Mr. Reed, a probate judge, to lead a majority-black city almost 200 years after it was incorporated. New York Times Elections, Mayors, Race and Ethnicity, Blacks October 9, 2019 at 01:30AM

California Man Is Convicted of Cyberstalking Parkland Victims’ Families

By BY MARIEL PADILLA U.S. Over three weeks, the man impersonated Nikolas Cruz, the confessed gunman, on social media to threaten and taunt. New York Times Parkland, Fla, Shooting (2018), Mass Shootings, Social Media, Stalking (Crime), Kidnapping and Hostages October 9, 2019 at 01:06AM

Trump Betrays an Ally at the Turkish Border

By BY ELLIOT ACKERMAN Opinion An American withdrawal from northern Syria will leave Kurds who helped us against the Islamic State to fend for themselves. New York Times United States International Relations, Kurds, Afghanistan War (2001- ), Refugees and Displaced Persons, United States Defense and Military Forces October 9, 2019 at 12:10AM