Showing posts from October 22, 2019

Word + Quiz: jowl

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network This word has appeared in 23 articles on in the past year. New York Times October 23, 2019 at 06:00AM

Late Night Gets Ready for a Christmastime Impeachment

By BY TRISH BENDIX Arts “Trump’s legal strategy is commit so many crimes they can never finish the investigation,” Jimmy Fallon quipped about the timing of an impeachment. New York Times October 23, 2019 at 05:38AM

What’s on TV Wednesday: Tyler Perry Shows and ‘Living With Yourself’

By BY GABE COHN Arts A pair of new shows from Tyler Perry debut on BET. And Paul Rudd plays both a man and his clone in Netflix’s “Living With Yourself.” New York Times Television, Movies October 23, 2019 at 05:00AM

Chile President, Responding to Protests, Promises to Address Economic Woes

By BY PASCALE BONNEFOY World President Sebastián Piñera said he had failed to see the widespread anger over inequality that has erupted in five straight days of unrest. New York Times Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Income Inequality October 23, 2019 at 04:46AM

Raptors Open Championship Defense With a Win Over the Pelicans

By BY MARC STEIN Sports Toronto started the night with a ring ceremony, and ended it with a 130-122 win in overtime — without Kawhi Leonard. New York Times Basketball, Hong Kong Protests (2019) October 23, 2019 at 03:47AM

Your Wednesday Briefing

By BY MELINA DELKIC Briefing Brexit, Impeachment Inquiry, Boeing: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times October 23, 2019 at 03:45AM

Trump’s Company Wipes His Name From New York City Skating Rinks That It Runs

By BY ED SHANAHAN New York With skating season starting, the Trump Organization quietly made the Trump name much less visible at two Central Park rinks. New York Times Parks and Other Recreation Areas October 23, 2019 at 02:54AM

Quotation of the Day: Trump Tied Aid to Inquiries, Envoy Says

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Wednesday, October 23, 2019. New York Times October 23, 2019 at 02:02AM

Hong Kong Frees Murder Suspect Whose Case Led to Protests

By BY AUSTIN RAMZY World The extradition bill that ignited the city’s crisis was meant to address the case of Chan Tong-kai, who is wanted in Taiwan. He says he will surrender there. New York Times Hong Kong Protests (2019), Demonstrations, Protests and Riots October 23, 2019 at 02:00AM

Famous Erupter

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Jennifer Nutt returns to teach us a bit of history. New York Times Crossword Puzzles October 23, 2019 at 02:00AM

Major Backer of Trump and Democrats Will Plead Guilty to Illegal Donations

By BY KENNETH P. VOGEL U.S. Imaad Zuberi’s plea is not related to his donations to President Trump, but if he cooperated with prosecutors, it could have ripple effects into investigations of Mr. Trump’s inauguration. New York Times Presidential Election of 2016, Campaign Finance, Foreign Agents Registration Act, United States Politics and Government October 23, 2019 at 01:48AM

Review: Abzug and Fierstein, on the Same Ticket in ‘Bella Bella’

By BY JESSE GREEN Theater When the former Edna Turnblad plays the feminist firebrand of the 1970s, there’s no dress but it’s still a drag. New York Times Theater October 23, 2019 at 01:45AM

‘For Colored Girls’ Review: Ntozake Shange’s Women Endure

By BY BEN BRANTLEY Theater The director Leah C. Gardiner delivers a warm and inspiriting revival of the landmark poetic drama, with a gloriously interdependent cast. New York Times Theater, Women and Girls October 23, 2019 at 01:45AM

Woman Playing Pokémon Go Is Killed After Witnessing Robbery, Police Say

By BY MARIEL PADILLA U.S. The 21-year-old Albuquerque resident was fatally shot as she drove with her boyfriend in a park. New York Times Pokemon (Fictional Characters), Smartphones, Robberies and Thefts, Deaths (Fatalities) October 23, 2019 at 01:29AM

Corrections: October 23, 2019

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections appearing in print on Wednesday, October 23, 2019. New York Times October 23, 2019 at 01:01AM

Donald Trump’s Quid Pro Quo Is Now a Smoking Gun

By BY JESSE WEGMAN Opinion Mr. Trump’s own acting envoy, William Taylor, described how the president tried to force Ukraine to advance his political interests. New York Times Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates October 23, 2019 at 12:53AM

An Envoy’s Damning Account of Trump’s Ukraine Pressure and Its Consequences

By BY PETER BAKER U.S. William B. Taylor Jr. laid out in visceral terms the potentially life-or-death stakes of what he saw as an illegitimate scheme to pressure Kiev for political help by suspending American security aid. New York Times United States International Relations, Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, Defense and Military Forces, Impeachment, United States Politics and Government October 23, 2019 at 12:47AM

Penn State Fraternity Suspended After Teen’s Death

By BY MIHIR ZAVERI U.S. Members of the Chi Phi fraternity were believed to be present at an off-campus house — not the fraternity’s official house — where a 17-year-old went into cardiac arrest and died on Saturday, the university said. New York Times Fraternities and Sororities, Deaths (Fatalities), Colleges and Universities October 23, 2019 at 12:43AM