Showing posts from November 28, 2019

Hong Kong Police End 2-Week Campus Siege

By BY AUSTIN RAMZY World The police found no protesters during a final search of Polytechnic University, the site of some of the most violent clashes the city has seen this year. New York Times Hong Kong Protests (2019) November 29, 2019 at 06:37AM

Families of Hillsborough Victims Are Again Left Without Answers

By BY RORY SMITH Sports A not-guilty ruling related to the 1989 disaster presented a difficult reality: The 96 who died were unlawfully killed, but nobody, most likely, will ever be held responsible. New York Times Soccer, Stadiums and Arenas November 29, 2019 at 06:00AM

What’s on TV Friday: ‘Atlantics’ and ‘The Report’

By BY GABE COHN Arts A Cannes prize winner hits Netflix. And a political drama with Adam Driver and Annette Bening comes to Amazon. New York Times Television, Movies November 29, 2019 at 06:00AM

Espionage and Interference? Australia Grapples With Its China Relationship

By BY DAMIEN CAVE AND JAMIE TARABAY World This talk of Australia this week was China, after revelations that a businessman said Chinese agents sought to implant him in Parliament and other espionage allegations raised questions about foreign interference. New York Times Politics and Government, Defectors (Political), Espionage and Intelligence Services November 29, 2019 at 05:40AM

Los peores regalos de tecnología (y cómo mejorarlos)

By BY BRIAN X. CHEN en Español Las tarjetas de regalo y los cargadores de teléfonos no son buenos obsequios. Pero esas ideas pueden transformarse en productos que quienes los reciban realmente usarán. New York Times Gifts, Batteries, Tablet Computers, Computers and the Internet, Black Friday and Cyber Monday (Shopping), Home Appliances, Wireless Communications, Headphones and Headsets, Shopping and Retail November 29, 2019 at 05:19AM

Does It Matter How Many We Are?

By BY LAURA ZIGMAN Style The loss of a loved one can complicate family math. New York Times Love (Emotion), Families and Family Life, Thanksgiving Day, Dating and Relationships November 29, 2019 at 05:00AM

Yasuhiro Nakasone, Prime Minister Who Championed an Assertive Japan, Dies at 101

By BY NORIMITSU ONISHI Obituaries Mr. Nakasone called for a stronger military and for a larger role in the world for Japan, and was one of the few Japanese leaders to win recognition on the world stage. New York Times Politics and Government, Deaths (Obituaries) November 29, 2019 at 04:59AM

Quotation of the Day: Bringing Hollywood Glamour to Real Estate

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Friday, November 29, 2019. New York Times November 29, 2019 at 04:09AM

No Corrections: Nov. 29, 2019

By Unknown Author Corrections No corrections appeared in print on Friday, November 29, 2019. New York Times November 29, 2019 at 04:02AM

Suddenly, the Chinese Threat to Australia Seems Very Real

By BY DAMIEN CAVE AND JAMIE TARABAY World After a businessman said Chinese agents sought to implant him in Parliament, that revelation and other espionage cases have finally signaled the end of a “let’s get rich together” era. New York Times Politics and Government, Espionage and Intelligence Services, International Relations November 29, 2019 at 03:29AM

Fantasy Concoction

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Sam Buchbinder stumps the “expert.” New York Times Crossword Puzzles November 29, 2019 at 03:00AM

7 Killed in Plane Crash in Ontario

By BY MIHIR ZAVERI World The authorities in Canada said they were still investigating what caused the plane to crash on Wednesday. New York Times Aviation Accidents, Safety and Disasters, Airlines and Airplanes, Deaths (Fatalities) November 29, 2019 at 01:25AM

Maltese Businessman Accuses Top Government Officials in Murder of Journalist

By BY REUTERS World Yorgen Fenech, who was arrested in connection with the killing, promised to supply information related to several people “close to the prime minister” if pardoned. New York Times November 28, 2019 at 11:54PM

Ice Sculpture Steals Show at U.K. Climate Debate That Boris Johnson Skips

By BY ALAN YUHAS World A melting block of sculpted ice stood in for a missing prime minister at a televised debate, infuriating Conservatives. New York Times Politics and Government, Global Warming, Debates (Political) November 28, 2019 at 11:40PM

‘99 Problems but My ABCs Ain’t One’: Jay-Z Sues Over Children’s Book

By BY ISABELLA KWAI World The Little Homie, a small Australian online retailer, says it is celebrating hip-hop. Jay-Z, who has spoken out about black identity and equality, says it is engaging in theft. New York Times Rap and Hip-Hop, Copyrights and Copyright Violations, Race and Ethnicity, Suits and Litigation (Civil) November 28, 2019 at 08:57AM

Late Night: It’s Not Turkey, It’s ‘Emotional Support Meat’

By BY TRISH BENDIX Arts Stephen Colbert says stranded travelers can have “a perfectly good Thanksgiving eating Hudson News almonds while charging your phone in the pet relief area.” New York Times November 28, 2019 at 08:03AM

For These Hunters, Every Day Is Turkey Day

By BY SARAH MERVOSH AND WILLIAM WIDMER U.S. Got turkey on the brain? Not as much as these fanatical hunters, who spend all year “dreaming and scheming and thinking about turkey.” New York Times Turkeys, Hunting and Trapping, Thanksgiving Day November 28, 2019 at 08:00AM

Modern Black Friday Work Force: Postal Clerk, Influencer, Robot

By BY MICHAEL CORKERY, SAPNA MAHESHWARI AND DANIEL DORSA Business They’re still selling you stuff, but the e-commerce era has redefined who, exactly, works in retailing. New York Times Shopping and Retail, E-Commerce, Black Friday and Cyber Monday (Shopping), Labor and Jobs, Wages and Salaries November 28, 2019 at 08:00AM

Apple, Bowing to Pressure, Recognizes Russian Annexation of Crimea on Map

By BY ANDREW HIGGINS World The tech giant, following Google and others, has bowed to Russian demands that its apps not show Crimea as belonging to Ukraine on digital maps seen in Russia. New York Times Mobile Applications, Maps, Computers and the Internet November 28, 2019 at 07:39AM