Showing posts from October 28, 2019

Quotation of the Day: A Taco Truck Served Lunch to ICE Workers. Then the Backlash Came.

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Tuesday, October 29, 2019. New York Times October 29, 2019 at 03:50AM

Corrections: October 29, 2019

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections appearing in print on Tuesday, October 29, 2019. New York Times October 29, 2019 at 03:48AM

Your Tuesday Briefing

By BY MELINA DELKIC Briefing Brexit, ISIS, Tuberculosis: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times October 29, 2019 at 03:18AM

Why You Should Find Time to Be Alone With Yourself

By BY MICAELA MARINI HIGGS Smarter Living Don’t confuse loneliness with time by yourself. New York Times October 29, 2019 at 02:22AM

Like Quality Eggs

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Evan Mahnken celebrates a celebrity with more celebrities. New York Times Crossword Puzzles October 29, 2019 at 02:00AM

‘Seared’ Review: For a Pompous Chef, Comeuppance on the Menu

By BY ELISABETH VINCENTELLI Theater Raúl Esparza faces the realities of the restaurant business in Theresa Rebeck’s energetic but formulaic art-versus-commerce comedy. New York Times Theater October 29, 2019 at 01:45AM

fires in california

By Unknown Author U.S. fires in california New York Times October 29, 2019 at 01:38AM

Strong Earthquake Strikes Southern Philippine Island

By BY GERRY MULLANY World There were no immediate reports of injuries from the magnitude-6.7 earthquake. New York Times Earthquakes October 29, 2019 at 01:36AM

As Kurds Tracked ISIS Leader, U.S. Withdrawal Threw Raid Into Turmoil

By BY BEN HUBBARD AND ERIC SCHMITT World Trump’s decision to pull troops from Syria upended a 5-year alliance and threw the plans against al-Baghdadi into disarray. New York Times Kurds, United States Defense and Military Forces, United States International Relations October 29, 2019 at 01:02AM

What the U.S. Withdrawal Cost the Kurds

By BY NEIL COLLIER AND BEN LAFFIN World Mass funerals, wounded children, displaced families. This is what we found in northeast Syria after the U.S. withdrew its troops and Turkey attacked. New York Times Kurds October 29, 2019 at 01:02AM

Army Officer on White House Staff Reported Concerns on Trump’s Ukraine Dealings

By BY DANNY HAKIM U.S. The top Ukraine expert at the White House will tell impeachment investigators he twice reported concerns about President Trump’s pressure tactics on Ukraine, acting out of a “sense of duty.” New York Times Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, Impeachment, United States International Relations October 29, 2019 at 12:43AM

An Alternative to the Salad Spinner

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food The Salad Sling lets cooks dry their greens while getting a bit of exercise. New York Times Salads, Cookware October 29, 2019 at 12:25AM

Cookbook Authors Discuss Jewish Cuisine

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food Adeena Sussman and Leah Koenig sit down next month to talk about the particulars of Jewish food in Israel and the Diaspora. New York Times Cooking and Cookbooks, Jews and Judaism October 29, 2019 at 12:23AM

Flavored Salts From Momofuku

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food The seasonings, buoyed by Sichuan peppercorns, chiles and mushrooms, boost savory dishes. New York Times Salt, Cooking and Cookbooks October 29, 2019 at 12:21AM

The Baltic States Get Their Culinary Due

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food In Simon Bajada’s new “Baltic” cookbook, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania’s food cultures are explored. New York Times Cooking and Cookbooks October 29, 2019 at 12:19AM

2 Photos of Tense White House Moments: Note the Differences

By BY ANNIE KARNI U.S. President Barack Obama watched from the Situation Room as commandos went after Osama bin Laden. Eight years later, President Trump watched a raid unfold against Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. New York Times October 29, 2019 at 12:14AM

A Chocolate Bar With a Golden Blockchain Token

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food The Other Bar lets the snacker decide how to give back: help a farmer or plant a tree. New York Times Agriculture and Farming, Chocolate October 29, 2019 at 12:14AM

In Praise of ‘Human Scum’

By BY MICHELLE GOLDBERG Opinion It’s not easy to turn your back on political comrades. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Impeachment, Conservatism (US Politics), Liberalism (US Politics) October 29, 2019 at 12:14AM

Sotheby’s Has a Wine Label of Its Own

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food The auction house now sells 12 styles of wine, with price points many can afford. New York Times Wines October 29, 2019 at 12:09AM

No, the Nationals Are Not Cursed by an Early Plan to Celebrate

By BY JAMES WAGNER Sports Major League Baseball staged a routine rehearsal of a World Series title celebration before a game had been played in Washington. Then social media erupted. New York Times Baseball, World Series, Superstitions, Social Media October 29, 2019 at 12:05AM

Iraqi Antigovernment Protests Grow, Part Battle Lines and Carnival

By BY ALISSA J. RUBIN World The protests veered quickly from boisterous street party to treatment at a makeshift medical station, as Iraqi forces tried to bar demonstrators from Baghdad’s Green Zone. New York Times Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Politics and Government, Corruption (Institutional), Pedicabs and Rickshaws October 29, 2019 at 12:05AM

With California Ablaze, Firefighters Strain to Keep Up

By BY TIM ARANGO, THOMAS FULLER, JOSE A. DEL REAL AND JACK HEALY U.S. While crews tried to save homes from the Getty fire near Los Angeles, other workers cleared the ground around the Kincade fire in Sonoma County. New York Times Fires and Firefighters, Wildfires, Evacuations and Evacuees October 28, 2019 at 11:58PM

His Mind Fading, a Former Football Star Wonders but Cannot Know

By BY MICHAEL POWELL Sports T.J. Abraham played high school and college football, then became a doctor. He quit when his brain began to fail him. New York Times Football, Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, Concussions October 28, 2019 at 11:55PM