Showing posts from January 24, 2020

Jeff Bezos, el hombre de los tabloides

By BY KAREN WEISE en Español Hace apenas un año, el hombre más rico del mundo parecía tener una vida bastante discreta. Eso ha quedado atrás. New York Times Computers and the Internet, Text Messaging, Dating and Relationships, Gossip, Divorce, Separations and Annulments January 25, 2020 at 01:46AM

Schiff addresses criticism over his imitation of the president.

By BY MICHAEL D. SHEAR U.S. At a hearing in late September, the lawmaker portrayed “the essence” of the real call by pretending the president was a mobster shaking someone down. New York Times January 25, 2020 at 01:35AM

Schiff warns that not removing Trump would be ‘an unending injury’ to U.S.

By BY CATIE EDMONDSON U.S. The lawmaker implored senators not to set a precedent that would cede Congress’s investigative authority to the executive branch for generations to come. New York Times January 25, 2020 at 01:20AM

Emotional Schiff Speech Goes Viral, Delighting the Left and Enraging the Right

By BY SHERYL GAY STOLBERG U.S. Representative Adam B. Schiff took a risk in telling senators they must convict and remove President Trump because "you know you can't trust this president to do what's right for this country." New York Times Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates, Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry January 25, 2020 at 01:13AM

In Limelight Again, Key Impeachment Witnesses Still Experience a Divided Response

By BY MICHAEL CROWLEY AND JULIAN E. BARNES U.S. Some have been cheered again by admirers while others are drawing a new round of insults and invective from supporters of Mr. Trump — and even from the president himself. New York Times Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, Impeachment January 25, 2020 at 01:10AM

As Coronavirus and Fear Spread to the U.S., Chinese-Americans Rush to Help

By BY MIKE BAKER AND JEFFREY E. SINGER U.S. Facing the brunt of scrutiny in the United States, Chinese-Americans have also scrambled to help friends and family in China. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Protective Clothing and Gear, Masks, Chinese-Americans, Lunar New Year, Epidemics January 25, 2020 at 01:05AM

Luis Rojas and the Mets Embrace Their Second Chance

By BY KEVIN ARMSTRONG Sports Passed over last fall in the Mets’ search for a manager, Rojas will take over the team now that Carlos Beltran is gone. New York Times Baseball January 25, 2020 at 01:02AM

My Piece of the American Id

By BY ERIN AUBRY KAPLAN Opinion Does equality in the age of Trump mean I can be irrationally angry, too? New York Times Race and Ethnicity, United States Politics and Government, Black People, Discrimination January 25, 2020 at 01:00AM

Managers seek to prove Trump is a future threat.

By BY MICHAEL D. SHEAR U.S. Representative Jason Crow of Colorado told senators that the goal of impeachment was to “protect against future presidential misconduct that would endanger democracy and the rule of law.” New York Times January 25, 2020 at 12:58AM

Wang Qiang, Fresh From Upsetting Serena, Now Believes She Belongs

By BY BEN ROTHENBERG Sports The Chinese player, seeded 27th and headed for the fourth round of the Australian Open, has spent months building up her strength — and confidence. New York Times Tennis, Australian Open (Tennis) January 25, 2020 at 12:57AM

Commemorating the Victims of Canada’s ‘Gay Purge’

By BY IAN AUSTEN World A national memorial will soon rise to the thousands of people whose careers were ruined because of their sexual orientation. New York Times Monuments and Memorials (Structures), Homosexuality and Bisexuality, Surveillance of Citizens by Government, Discrimination January 25, 2020 at 12:56AM

A Tribute to Eli Manning: ‘No Giant Will Ever Wear No. 10 Again’

By BY DAVID WALDSTEIN Sports Former Giants players and coaches gathered as Manning, 39, formally announced his retirement from the N.F.L. New York Times Football, Retirement January 25, 2020 at 12:53AM

Day 4 of Trump’s Trial: The Case for Obstruction

By BY MICHELLE COTTLE Opinion The House managers rest their case. For now. New York Times Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry January 25, 2020 at 12:48AM

Pompeo lashes out at reporter over Ukraine questions.

By BY SHARON LAFRANIERE U.S. A reporter for NPR recounted that the secretary of state shouted at her, using an expletive and demanding, “Do you think Americans care about Ukraine?” New York Times January 25, 2020 at 12:36AM

Democrats Fail to Persuade Republicans, but Hope Voters Are Paying Attention

By BY CARL HULSE U.S. While the Senate verdict on impeachment could come soon, the public judgment will not be rendered until November. New York Times Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, United States Politics and Government, Impeachment January 25, 2020 at 12:30AM

Anyone but Trump? Not So Fast

By BY BRET STEPHENS Opinion Let’s not exchange one reckless president for another. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020 January 25, 2020 at 12:21AM

85,000 Pieces in Beloved Chinatown Museum Likely Destroyed in Fire

By BY ANNIE CORREAL New York The president of the Museum of Chinese in America said that she was “just distraught” and that the collection was one of a kind. New York Times Fires and Firefighters, Historic Buildings and Sites, Buildings (Structures), Museums, Chinese-Americans January 25, 2020 at 12:03AM

New York’s Subway Boss Quit: Will Your Commute Get Worse?

By BY CHRISTINA GOLDBAUM New York Andy Byford has been praised for reversing the decline of the system. Now transit leaders “don’t want to lose the momentum.” New York Times Subways, Transit Systems, Commuting January 25, 2020 at 12:02AM

Mexico Breaks Up a Migrant Caravan, Pleasing White House

By BY KIRK SEMPLE AND BRENT MCDONALD World The Mexican authorities used pepper spray on a caravan of 4,000 Central American migrants who tried to enter the country illegally, and dangled the possibility of jobs for those who registered. New York Times Illegal Immigration, Immigration Detention January 24, 2020 at 11:55PM

Senators take a 30-minute break for dinner.

By BY CATIE EDMONDSON U.S. When lawmakers return, the Democratic impeachment managers will conclude their opening arguments. New York Times January 24, 2020 at 11:54PM

Hubris on the Campaign Trail

By BY MARA GAY Opinion Mike Bloomberg is playing true to type. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Elections, Mayors, Black People, Racial Profiling January 24, 2020 at 11:46PM

U.S. Cracks Down on Counterfeits in a Warning Shot to China

By BY ALAN RAPPEPORT U.S. The Trump administration is stepping up searches and squeezing online sellers like Amazon to make sure Beijing is sticking to a partial trade deal. New York Times International Trade and World Market, E-Commerce, Counterfeit Merchandise, Computers and the Internet, Fentanyl, Ecstasy (Drug), Law and Legislation January 24, 2020 at 11:36PM

Minutes of the Monthly Chapter Meeting: Influencers’ Union L39

By BY SIMONE NORMAN Opinion The chairperson called the meeting to order by banging a selfie stick against a rustic drum. New York Times Social Media January 24, 2020 at 11:34PM