Showing posts from December 1, 2019

Shelley Morrison, ‘Will & Grace’ Actress, Dies at 83

By BY DANIEL VICTOR Obituaries Ms. Morrison’s portrayal of the memorable maid Rosario, who stood up to her socialite boss, made her a fan favorite. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Actors and Actresses December 2, 2019 at 07:34AM

Word + Quiz: palimpsest

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network This word has appeared in 13 articles on in the past year. New York Times December 2, 2019 at 07:00AM

ISIS Is Losing Afghan Territory. That Means Little for Its Victims.

By BY THOMAS GIBBONS-NEFF AND MUJIB MASHAL World Offensives against the Islamic State’s Afghan branch have brought it down to several hundred fighters, officials say. But they warn that the group’s cruelty is still a threat. New York Times Afghanistan War (2001- ), Terrorism, Civilian Casualties December 2, 2019 at 06:37AM

Thousands Evacuated as Typhoon Kammuri Nears the Philippines

By BY JAMIE TARABAY World Kammuri is expected to dump torrential rains across the eastern provinces of the archipelago and could disrupt the Southeast Asian Games. New York Times Typhoon Haiyan (2013), Weather, Typhoons, Evacuations and Evacuees, Rain December 2, 2019 at 06:17AM

What’s on TV Monday: ‘Making It’ and ‘Diamantino’

By BY SARA ARIDI Arts Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman are back for a second season of “Making It.” And a Portuguese satire is available to stream on Criterion. New York Times Television, Movies December 2, 2019 at 06:00AM

Quotation of the Day: A New Rangers Star Adores Dogs. He’s Not Nearly as Nice to Goaltenders

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Monday, December 2, 2019. New York Times December 2, 2019 at 05:42AM

Your Monday Briefing

By BY MIKE IVES Briefing Malta, Prince Andrew, Northern Ireland: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times December 2, 2019 at 05:07AM

What We Learned in N.F.L. Week 13

By BY BENJAMIN HOFFMAN Sports Lamar Jackson powered the Ravens past the 49ers, the Patriots were upset by the Texans, and several of the N.F.L.’s basement dwellers enjoyed a day in the sun. New York Times Football December 2, 2019 at 05:01AM

No Corrections: Dec. 2, 2019

By Unknown Author Corrections No corrections appeared in print on Monday, Dec. 2, 2019. New York Times December 2, 2019 at 04:49AM

‘Mr. Robot’ Season 4, Episode 9 Recap: Downfall

By BY SEAN T. COLLINS Arts Elliot and Darlene are finally ready to take their kill shot at Deus Group. But a lot of things have to go right for their plan to work. New York Times Television December 2, 2019 at 04:00AM

Amazon Removes Products Showing Images of Auschwitz After Criticism

By BY MARIEL PADILLA AND MIHIR ZAVERI Business Holiday ornaments, a bottle opener and a mouse pad displayed images of the Nazi concentration camp. New York Times Holocaust and the Nazi Era, E-Commerce, Black Friday and Cyber Monday (Shopping), Shopping and Retail, Advertising and Marketing December 2, 2019 at 03:44AM

‘Watchmen’ Season 1, Episode 7 Recap: Unintended Consequences

By BY SCOTT TOBIAS Arts This week filled in the blanks on Angela’s origin story. But it’s not the story of a girl with a future in by-the-book law enforcement. New York Times Television December 2, 2019 at 03:00AM

At Least 14 People Killed in Burkina Faso Church Attack

By BY REUTERS World The country was once a pocket of calm in West Africa, but the past year’s violence has killed hundreds and forced nearly a million people from their homes. New York Times Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Terrorism, Muslims and Islam December 2, 2019 at 12:41AM

Trump’s Lawyers Won’t Participate in Impeachment Hearing on Wednesday

By BY EMILY COCHRANE AND MICHAEL D. SHEAR U.S. They did not rule out future participation, but said they will not appear at Judiciary Committee’s first public hearing, featuring legal experts who will offer assessments on impeachment. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, Impeachment December 2, 2019 at 12:36AM

Undermined by Murder Inquiry, Malta Leader Says He Will Resign in January

By BY ANDREW HIGGINS World A widening investigation into the 2017 murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia has reached into the government, triggering protests and a promise by Prime Minister Joseph Muscat to quit next year. New York Times Politics and Government, Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Assassinations and Attempted Assassinations December 2, 2019 at 12:24AM

Ravens Outlast 49ers With a Strong Finishing Kick

By BY BEN SHPIGEL Sports Quarterback Lamar Jackson converted two critical short-yardage runs on Baltimore’s winning drive, then Justin Tucker kicked a 49-yard field goal as time expired. New York Times Football December 2, 2019 at 12:09AM

H.I.V. Is Coming to Rural America

By BY STEVEN W. THRASHER Opinion And rural America is not ready. New York Times Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Drug Abuse and Traffic, Rural Areas, Drugs (Pharmaceuticals), Opioids and Opiates December 2, 2019 at 12:00AM

China Has Lost Taiwan, and It Knows It

By BY NATASHA KASSAM Opinion So it is attacking democracy on the island from within. New York Times Politics and Government, Elections, Defense and Military Forces, Secession and Independence Movements December 2, 2019 at 12:00AM

Homes That Sold for Around $600,000

By BY C. J. HUGHES Real Estate Recent residential sales in New York City and the region. New York Times Real Estate and Housing (Residential) December 1, 2019 at 10:00AM

Called to Serve Children and Looking for Her Opportunity

By BY AMELIA NIERENBERG Neediest Cases Shirley Dieujuste lost her job at a child care center and could not pay her rent. Now she is looking for other ways to provide children with love and hope. New York Times December 1, 2019 at 10:00AM

A Civilian Camp in Syria Was Bombed. Here’s How We Traced the Culprit.

By BY MALACHY BROWNE, CHRISTIAAN TRIEBERT, EVAN HILL AND DMITRIY KHAVIN Reader Center Eyewitness photos and videos, flight logs and cockpit tapes obtained by The Times enabled reporters to trace an airstrike on a Syrian camp for displaced families to a Russian pilot. New York Times your-feed-visual-investigations, War Crimes, Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity December 1, 2019 at 10:00AM

‘Sent Candy’: Cockpit Tapes Show Russian Pilots Bombing Syrian Civilians

By BY CHRISTIAAN TRIEBERT, EVAN HILL, DMITRIY KHAVIN, MALACHY BROWNE AND DAVID BOTTI World A Times investigation used cockpit recordings to show for the first time how Russian pilots attacked civilians in Syria this summer, killing dozens. New York Times Civilian Casualties, your-feed-visual-investigations, War Crimes, Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity December 1, 2019 at 10:00AM

Hong Kong Protesters Return in Force a Week After Vote Bolsters Their Cause

By BY ELAINE YU World The rallies were permitted by the police, which had been banning most such gatherings in recent months. New York Times Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Hong Kong Protests (2019), Politics and Government, Elections December 1, 2019 at 09:15AM

Plunge in 3 Hong Kong Stocks Offers a Cautionary Tale

By BY ALEXANDRA STEVENSON Business The sudden drops raise fresh questions about corporate governance and regulatory oversight in a crossroads for global finance. New York Times Stocks and Bonds, Securities and Commodities Violations, Politics and Government, Short Selling, Regulation and Deregulation of Industry December 1, 2019 at 08:00AM

‘My Children Often Call Me Old-Fashioned. I Prefer Traditional.’

By Unknown Author New York Paying with cash, wondering what a subway rider is studying and more reader tales of New York City in this week’s Metropolitan Diary. New York Times December 1, 2019 at 08:00AM

China Cracks Down on Fentanyl. But Is It Enough to End the U.S. Epidemic?

By BY STEVEN LEE MYERS World After years of American pressure, China is taking steps to shut off the illicit supply of deadly synthetic opioids. But don’t expect an end to the overdoses. New York Times Fentanyl, Drug Abuse and Traffic, Opioids and Opiates, Regulation and Deregulation of Industry, United States International Relations December 1, 2019 at 07:55AM