Showing posts from November 12, 2019

Styling Black Hair Will Be Taught to a Salon Accused of Bias

By BY ED SHANAHAN New York A settlement under New York City’s new prohibition against hairstyle discrimination requires a Manhattan salon to take steps to combat such behavior. New York Times Discrimination, Race and Ethnicity, Hair, Blacks, Workplace Hazards and Violations, Beauty Salons November 13, 2019 at 04:56AM

Blueprints for 3-D Printed Guns Cannot Be Posted Online, Judge Says

By BY MIHIR ZAVERI U.S. The judge said the Trump administration did not follow the right procedures when it moved to allow the blueprints to be posted. The organization that wants to publish the blueprints plans to appeal. New York Times Firearms, Gun Control, United States Politics and Government, Decisions and Verdicts November 13, 2019 at 04:31AM

Quotation of the Day: Same Venom and Drama. But That’s About All.

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Wednesday, November 13, 2019. New York Times November 13, 2019 at 04:29AM

Your Wednesday Briefing

By BY VICTORIA SHANNON Briefing World energy report, impeachment hearings, Turkey: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times November 13, 2019 at 04:20AM

Alabama Falls to Fifth in Playoff Rankings

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Sports After losing to L.S.U., the Crimson Tide fell out of the critical top four spots in the rankings, and Penn State dropped to ninth after a loss to Minnesota. New York Times Football (College), College Football Playoff National Championship November 13, 2019 at 03:01AM

Carnival Projectiles

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Ed Sessa bursts our bubbles. New York Times Crossword Puzzles November 13, 2019 at 03:00AM

Jimmy Carter Recovering After Surgery

By BY PETER BAKER U.S. The former president underwent a procedure to relieve bleeding in his skull attributed to recent falls. He will remain in an Atlanta hospital for now. New York Times Hospitals, Presidents and Presidency (US) November 13, 2019 at 02:30AM

Corrections: November 13, 2019

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Wednesday, November 13, 2019. New York Times November 13, 2019 at 01:55AM

Rocco Baldelli and Mike Shildt Are Named Managers of the Year

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Sports Baldelli beat the Yankees’ Aaron Boone is a tight vote. New York Times Baseball, Sports Injuries, Coaches and Managers, Awards, Decorations and Honors November 13, 2019 at 01:27AM

The Man Trump Trusts for News on Ukraine

By BY JEREMY W. PETERS AND KENNETH P. VOGEL U.S. Who is John Solomon? His name popped up frequently in closed-door testimony in the impeachment query. He is a regular on Hannity. And his work helps shape how millions of Americans understand this moment. New York Times Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates, United States Politics and Government November 13, 2019 at 01:26AM

Echoes of Impeachment Past

By BY PETER BAKER U.S. As the House opens public hearings into whether President Trump committed high crimes and misdemeanors, the battle over President Bill Clinton’s impeachment 21 years ago looms large. New York Times Impeachment, Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry November 13, 2019 at 01:21AM

Soldier Kills Man at Lebanon Protest, 1st Fatality in Nation’s Turmoil

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS World The killing was sure to inflame tensions already running high in the country, which has been engulfed by protests for the past month. New York Times Demonstrations, Protests and Riots November 13, 2019 at 01:11AM

‘Es para toda la vida’: cómo la ambición de Morales contribuyó a su caída

By BY ERNESTO LONDOÑO en Español Bolivia prosperó bajo el mandato del presidente de izquierda, pero su renuencia a dejar el poder lo llevó a una caída ignominiosa. New York Times Politics and Government, Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Term Limits (Political Office), Indigenous People November 13, 2019 at 01:04AM

Former Astros Pitcher Confirms Team Electronically Stole Signs in 2017

By BY DAVID WALDSTEIN Sports Mike Fiers and anonymous sources told The Athletic that Houston, which won the 2017 World Series, had used a camera and a trash can to steal signs and convey the information to batters. New York Times Baseball, Cheating, Cameras, Playoff Games, World Series November 13, 2019 at 12:45AM

Voters Narrowly Reject Affirmative Action in Washington State. What’s Next?

By BY MIKE BAKER U.S. Public opinion has shifted nationwide, but voters in Washington still rejected affirmative action policies. New York Times Affirmative Action, Admissions Standards, Race and Ethnicity November 13, 2019 at 12:42AM

Mexico, a Haven for Leftists in Exile, Provides Evo Morales with a Landing Spot

By BY KIRK SEMPLE AND ELISABETH MALKIN World Spanish leftists, American socialists and Communists from Central Europe have all found a home in Mexico over the past century and a half. New York Times Asylum, Right of November 13, 2019 at 12:41AM

A Court Ruling Ending DACA Might Not Be a Good Thing for Trump

By BY MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. It could mean news coverage of the government trying to deport thousands of young immigrants in the midst of what is certain to be a difficult re-election battle. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Presidential Election of 2020, Immigration and Emigration November 13, 2019 at 12:40AM

James Holzhauer and Emma Boettcher Will Square Off Again on ‘Jeopardy!’

By BY JULIA JACOBS Arts The sports gambler who overwhelmed his opponents and the librarian who finally dethroned him won their semifinals in the Tournament of Champions and will meet in the finals. New York Times Television November 13, 2019 at 12:30AM

Zeke Bratkowski, Packer Quarterback but Not a Starr, Dies at 88

By BY RICHARD GOLDSTEIN Sports He had all the tools to lead a team and often excelled on the field, but he was fated to serve as the understudy to the future Hall of Famer Bart Starr. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Football November 13, 2019 at 12:29AM

Impeachment Briefing: A Viewer’s Guide to the First Public Hearing

By BY NOAH WEILAND U.S. The investigation will soon be televised. How will that influence the way the public — and the investigators themselves — think about impeachment? New York Times Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, United States Politics and Government, Television November 13, 2019 at 12:28AM

5 Global Trends Shaping Our Climate Future

By BY BRAD PLUMER Climate Here's how the next 20 years are shaping up in terms of energy, and what it means for global warming. New York Times Global Warming, Environment, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Carbon Dioxide, Solar Energy, Wind Power, Automobiles, Alternative and Renewable Energy, Batteries, Coal, Fuel Efficiency, Fuel Emissions (Transportation), Electric and Hybrid Vehicles November 13, 2019 at 12:00AM

What Trump Is Hiding From the Impeachment Hearings

By BY NEAL K. KATYAL Opinion The president’s efforts to prevent the House from doing its job are just as worrisome as the Ukraine scandal. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, Presidents and Presidency (US), Constitution (US), Impeachment, Executive Privilege, Doctrine of November 13, 2019 at 12:00AM

Inside the Impeachment War Rooms

By BY NICK CORASANITI U.S. The impeachment battle will be seen on TV. But it will be fought online. New York Times Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry November 12, 2019 at 11:56PM