Showing posts from December 6, 2019

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Marriage Story’ and ‘The SpongeBob Musical’

By BY LAUREN MESSMAN Arts Catch Noah Baumbach’s story of a marriage’s collapse, and a televised performance of the colorful Broadway musical. New York Times Television, Movies December 7, 2019 at 06:00AM

Editors’ Note: Dec. 7, 2019

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019. New York Times December 7, 2019 at 05:03AM

Quotation of the Day: Sydney, Surrounded by Wildfires, Is Paralyzed by Haze and Climate Denial

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Saturday, December 7, 2019 New York Times December 7, 2019 at 05:02AM

Laughter the Key to a Winning Strategy

By BY VINCENT M. MALLOZZI Fashion Melanie Graf helped Andrew Gounardes with communications work before he ran for the New York State Senate. New York Times Weddings and Engagements December 7, 2019 at 05:00AM

It Was Red Alert at First Sight

By BY VINCENT M. MALLOZZI Fashion The couple met in December 2012 during a jewelry swap at Kennedy Airport that had T.S.A. officials asking questions. “The rest,” she said, “was not exactly eHarmony.” New York Times Weddings and Engagements December 7, 2019 at 05:00AM

Three Illinois Prison Guards Face U.S. Civil Rights Charges in Inmate’s Beating Death

By BY AIMEE ORTIZ U.S. The correctional officers were arrested nearly a year and a half after an inmate was found severely beaten and died six weeks later. New York Times Prison Guards and Corrections Officers, Assaults, Civil Rights and Liberties, Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides December 7, 2019 at 03:55AM

PG&E Reaches $13.5 Billion Deal With Wildfire Victims

By BY IVAN PENN, LAUREN HEPLER AND PETER EAVIS Business The agreement could help tens of thousands of residents rebuild while helping to resolve the utility’s bankruptcy. New York Times Wildfires, Bankruptcies, Suits and Litigation (Civil), Electric Light and Power December 7, 2019 at 03:06AM

Amazon Grows in New York, Reviving Debate Over Abandoned Queens Project

By BY ED SHANAHAN New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other critics of an earlier proposal said a move to add offices in Manhattan proved them right. New York Times Real Estate (Commercial), Relocation of Business, Labor and Jobs December 7, 2019 at 03:04AM

Other Hand

By BY CAITLIN LOVINGER Crosswords & Games Kevin G. Der and Erik Agard take us right into the rapids. New York Times Crossword Puzzles December 7, 2019 at 02:40AM

Release of Trump’s Banking Records Delayed by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. The stay came three days after a lower court had ordered Deutsche Bank and Capital One to turn over President Trump’s financial records to Congress. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Federal Taxes (US), Trump Tax Returns, Impeachment December 7, 2019 at 02:04AM


By Unknown Author Arts banana New York Times December 7, 2019 at 01:56AM

America Doesn’t Need France’s Economy

By BY BRET STEPHENS Opinion We’ll always have Paris. But please spare us the wealth tax. New York Times Economic Conditions and Trends, Politics and Government December 7, 2019 at 01:32AM

“En la Amazonía no hay ley”: el bosque tropical en el primer año de Jair Bolsonaro

By Unknown Author en Español Con el actual gobierno de Brasil ha aumentado la deforestación en la selva tropical más grande del mundo, crucial para atenuar el impacto del cambio climático. New York Times Wildfires, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Forests and Forestry, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Agriculture and Farming, Logging Industry, Mines and Mining, Global Warming, Indigenous People December 7, 2019 at 01:26AM

The Knicks Fired Their Coach. He Isn’t the Guy Who Needs to Go.

By BY MICHAEL POWELL Sports Is it too much to hope that the owner James Dolan will someday make the one move that might save his team? New York Times Basketball December 7, 2019 at 12:55AM

U.S. Seeks to Punish Iraqi Militias That Targeted Protesters With Iran’s Help

By BY LARA JAKES U.S. The new penalties will likely have little direct impact on the militiamen, but could pose a thorny dilemma for Baghdad’s next leaders. New York Times Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Embargoes and Sanctions, United States Politics and Government, United States International Relations, Human Rights and Human Rights Violations December 7, 2019 at 12:46AM

Trump Says He Will Delay Terrorist Designation for Mexican Cartels

By BY CHRISTOPHER MELE U.S. The president said Friday night on Twitter that he was temporarily putting off the designation at the request of the president of Mexico. New York Times Politics and Government, Drug Cartels, Terrorism, Drug Abuse and Traffic December 7, 2019 at 12:43AM

Saudi Trainee Kills 3 in Shooting at Florida Naval Base

By BY KALYN WOLFE, PATRICIA MAZZEI, THOMAS GIBBONS-NEFF AND CHRISTINE HAUSER U.S. Authorities were trying to determine whether the shooting that killed three and injured eight others was an act of terrorism. New York Times United States Defense and Military Forces, Military Bases and Installations, Mass Shootings December 7, 2019 at 12:42AM

With Impeachment Unfolding Amid a Booming Economy, What Will Voters Prioritize?

By BY ANNIE KARNI AND JEANNA SMIALEK U.S. Mr. Trump could find himself in 2020 presiding over a record-long economic expansion while defending his fitness to hold office. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, United States Economy, Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, United States Politics and Government, Polls and Public Opinion, Labor and Jobs, International Trade and World Market December 7, 2019 at 12:22AM

Merry Griftmas, Mr. Trump!

By BY MICHELLE COTTLE Opinion A gift guide guaranteed to make the president’s holiday jolly. New York Times Conflicts of Interest December 7, 2019 at 12:21AM

French Strike Aims to Save an Envied, but Convoluted, Approach to Pensions

By BY LIZ ALDERMAN World In France, train drivers can retire at 52, public utility workers at 57 and ballet dancers at 42. President Macron calls the tangle outdated and unsustainable. A million French protesters disagree. New York Times Pensions and Retirement Plans, Politics and Government, Government Employees, Labor and Jobs, Railroads December 7, 2019 at 12:01AM

Eli Manning Is Ready for Another Chance

By BY DANIELLE ALLENTUCK Sports Manning, the longtime Giants quarterback, is in line for his first start in three months with Daniel Jones injured. New York Times Football December 7, 2019 at 12:00AM

Ron Leibman, Tony Winner for ‘Angels,’ Is Dead at 82

By BY NEIL GENZLINGER Theater In addition to his acclaimed turn as Roy Cohn on Broadway, he was known for his work in “Norma Rae,” “Slaughterhouse Five” and other films. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Actors and Actresses, Theater, Television, Movies December 6, 2019 at 11:57PM

Supreme Court Won’t Allow Federal Executions to Resume

By BY ADAM LIPTAK U.S. The Trump administration had asked the justices to overturn a trial judge’s ruling that blocked the first four federal executions scheduled in nearly two decades. New York Times Capital Punishment, United States Politics and Government, Decisions and Verdicts December 6, 2019 at 11:55PM