Showing posts from November 26, 2019

Fertility Rate in U.S. Hit a Record Low in 2018

By BY SABRINA TAVERNISE U.S. The rate of births fell again last year, according to new government data, extending a lengthy decline as women wait until they are older to have children. New York Times Birth Rates, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Population November 27, 2019 at 05:00AM

Corrections: Nov. 27, 2019

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019. New York Times November 27, 2019 at 04:51AM

Quotation of the Day: Turkey Trouble? Help Is Standing By

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Wednesday, November 27, 2019. New York Times November 27, 2019 at 04:33AM

At Florida ‘Homecoming’ Rally, Trump Rails Against Familiar Targets

By BY EMILY COCHRANE U.S. The president took on the impeachment inquiry, Democrats and the news media in his first return to the state as a formal resident. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, United States Politics and Government, Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry November 27, 2019 at 04:29AM

Ohio States Replaces L.S.U. Atop College Football Playoff Rankings

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Sports The Buckeyes’ victory over Penn State seemed to sway the selection committee. New York Times College Football Playoff National Championship, Football (College) November 27, 2019 at 04:15AM

Ability of a Company to Expand

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Matthew Sewell and Jeff Chen reach toward the sun. New York Times Crossword Puzzles November 27, 2019 at 03:00AM

How to Gracefully Leverage an Outside Job Offer

By BY ANNA GOLDFARB Smarter Living Gather intel. Consult mentors. Make your case. New York Times November 27, 2019 at 03:00AM

El futuro siniestro de India

By Unknown Author en Español El país sufre sequías cada vez más prolongadas y lluvias más extremas. El cambio climático y décadas de políticas gubernamentales erróneas están dejando expuestas a millones de personas, especialmente a los más pobres. New York Times Water, Water Pollution November 27, 2019 at 02:36AM

Giuliani Represented Venezuelan Investor in Discussion With Justice Dept.

By BY KENNETH P. VOGEL U.S. The president’s lawyer met with the head of the department’s criminal division about a money laundering case involving Alejandro Betancourt López. New York Times Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, United States Politics and Government, Lobbying and Lobbyists November 27, 2019 at 01:13AM

Keylor Navas Stifles His Old Teammates in P.S.G.’s Draw With Real Madrid

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Sports Navas made several crucial saves to keep Paris St.-Germain in the game before two late goals secured a 2-2 draw. New York Times UEFA Champions League (Soccer), Soccer November 27, 2019 at 01:04AM

Russia’s Doping Violations Are Cheating Its Own Athletes

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion The continuing defiance of Russian officials has condemned the athletes to global suspicion and ostracism. New York Times Athletics and Sports, United States International Relations, Doping (Sports), Olympic Games (2018) November 27, 2019 at 01:03AM

Living in Dark Mode

By BY KAREN CHEUNG Opinion I look at Hong Kong and wonder whether this is what the end of the world feels like. New York Times Hong Kong Protests (2019), Demonstrations, Protests and Riots November 27, 2019 at 01:00AM

Trump Says U.S. Will Designate Drug Cartels in Mexico as Terrorist Groups

By BY LIAM STACK U.S. The comments, made in an interview with the former Fox News host Bill O’Reilly, came three weeks after nine American citizens, including six children, were killed in Mexico. New York Times Politics and Government, Mormon Family Massacre (Mexico, 2019), Drug Cartels, Terrorism, Drug Abuse and Traffic November 27, 2019 at 12:49AM

It’s Not Just Poor White People Driving a Decline in Life Expectancy

By BY GINA KOLATA AND SABRINA TAVERNISE Health A new study shows that death rates increased for middle-aged people of all racial and ethnic groups. New York Times your-feed-science November 27, 2019 at 12:46AM

C.D.C. Reports More E. Coli Illnesses Linked to Romaine Lettuce

By BY ABDI LATIF DAHIR Health The agency said the outbreak had affected 19 states and resulted in 39 people being hospitalized. New York Times E Coli (Bacteria), Food Contamination and Poisoning November 27, 2019 at 12:34AM

In White House Turkey Ceremony, President’s Impeachment Jokes Hit Close to the Bone

By BY MARK LEIBOVICH AND ANNIE KARNI U.S. “Democrats are accusing me of being too soft on Turkey,” Mr. Trump said in pardoning two white fowls named Bread and Butter. New York Times Amnesties, Commutations and Pardons, Turkeys, Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, Impeachment, Thanksgiving Day, United States Politics and Government November 27, 2019 at 12:33AM

The World-Shaking News That You’re Missing

By BY THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN Opinion The U.S.-China divide isn’t just about trade. New York Times United States Economy, International Trade and World Market, United States International Relations, Computers and the Internet, United States Politics and Government November 27, 2019 at 12:28AM

Death of Colombian Teenager Drives Protesters Back to Streets

By BY ALAN YUHAS World Dilan Cruz, 18, died after being struck by a police projectile. Activists call him a symbol of “a generation that was robbed of its rights.” New York Times Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Politics and Government, Strikes November 27, 2019 at 12:26AM

What a Witch Hunt Really Looks Like

By BY STACY SCHIFF Opinion In 1692, in Salem, Mass., we also witnessed the courage required to stop one. New York Times Witchcraft, United States Politics and Government November 27, 2019 at 12:16AM

Iran Strengthens Response to Protests

By BY FARNAZ FASSIHI AND RICK GLADSTONE World The authorities say “six main elements” of unrest in Tehran were arrested. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he had received nearly 20,000 videos and other evidence from Iran of a violent suppression. New York Times Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, United States International Relations, News and News Media, Computers and the Internet, Prices (Fares, Fees and Rates) November 27, 2019 at 12:08AM

TikTok Blocks Teen Who Posted About China’s Detention Camps

By BY RAYMOND ZHONG Technology The app faced renewed questions about whether it censors material after it removed an American’s video about Muslims in China. New York Times Social Media, Censorship, Uighurs (Chinese Ethnic Group) November 26, 2019 at 11:55PM

What $30 Million Gets in TV Ads

By BY NICK CORASANITI U.S. Michael Bloomberg made a splashy entrance into the 2020 race — and you’ll see one of his ads soon. New York Times Political Advertising, Presidential Election of 2020 November 26, 2019 at 11:48PM

Pete Buttigieg Responds to Uproar Over Past Comments on Minority Students

By BY REID J. EPSTEIN AND SYDNEY EMBER U.S. Michael Harriot, who wrote a scathing essay about Mr. Buttigieg in The Root, said his goal was to point out that “the ignoring and whitewashing of the issues, and trying to remain appealing to moderate voters, does a disservice to the Democratic Party’s core constituency.” New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Blacks November 26, 2019 at 11:44PM