Showing posts from February 18, 2020

Australian Police Treating Car Fire That Killed 3 Children as Crime Scene

By BY JAMIE TARABAY World Residents in Brisbane reportedly tried to extinguish the fire, which also killed one man and hospitalized a woman who were in the vehicle. New York Times Fires and Firefighters, Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides February 19, 2020 at 04:17AM

Breaking the Curse of the It Bag

By BY VANESSA FRIEDMAN Style Not to mention four fashion awards. Daniel Lee, the Bottega Veneta designer, has a lot to prove. New York Times Fashion and Apparel, Appointments and Executive Changes, your-feed-fashion, Milan Fashion Week February 19, 2020 at 04:00AM

The Best Party Trick: Make Your Own Gravlax

By BY GABRIELLE HAMILTON Magazine Transform raw salmon into translucent, persimmon-red perfection with just sugar, salt and time. New York Times Cooking and Cookbooks, Salmon February 19, 2020 at 03:51AM

Los nuevos videojuegos quieren que te levantes del sofá

By BY AILI MCCONNON en Español Los desarrolladores están ofreciendo nuevas opciones para jugar de manera más física y atraer a personas que buscan formas de ejercitarse sin ir al gimnasio. New York Times Computer and Video Games, Exercise, Mobile Applications, Wearable Computing February 19, 2020 at 03:14AM

Show Interest

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Alex Eaton-Salners hooks us with his Wednesday puzzle. New York Times Crossword Puzzles February 19, 2020 at 03:00AM

Review: In ‘Anatomy of a Suicide,’ Pain in Triplicate

By BY ALEXIS SOLOSKI Theater Alice Birch’s cleareyed and comfortless play follows three generations of women tethered to life by the thinnest possible filament. New York Times Theater February 19, 2020 at 02:45AM

In 6 Minutes, You Can Be Done With Your Workout

By BY TARA PARKER-POPE Well Our three short workout videos will get your heart pumping and give you a full-body workout without a trip to the gym. New York Times Exercise February 19, 2020 at 02:41AM

Corrections: Feb. 19, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020. New York Times February 19, 2020 at 01:37AM

You’ve Seen the Ads, Now See the Candidate

By BY MICHELLE COTTLE Opinion After spending over $400 million promoting himself, Michael Bloomberg faces the scrutiny of a debate for the first time. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Debates (Political) February 19, 2020 at 01:33AM

U.S. Passengers From Quarantined Ship Banned From Returning for 14 Days

By BY RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA World More than 100 Americans cannot return home for at least two more weeks, after having been on a cruise ship in Japan that is a hot spot for the coronavirus. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines, Ships and Shipping February 19, 2020 at 01:13AM

Iowa Democrats Complete Recanvass, but No Delegates Are Shifted

By BY MAGGIE ASTOR U.S. Bernie Sanders’s campaign said it would request the more intensive step of a recount after the state party announced that it had changed results in 29 precincts but that no national delegates would be moved. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020 February 19, 2020 at 12:55AM

Southern Baptist Convention Removes Church With Registered Sex Offender Pastor

By BY ELIZABETH DIAS U.S. The largest Protestant denomination in the country expelled a small church in Texas. New York Times Ministers (Protestant), Sex Crimes, Child Abuse and Neglect February 19, 2020 at 12:37AM

The Great Google Revolt

By BY KATE CONGER AND NOAM SCHEIBER Magazine Some of its employees tried to stop their company from doing work they saw as unethical. It blew up in their faces. New York Times Workplace Environment, Computers and the Internet, Cloud Computing, Organized Labor, Corporate Social Responsibility February 19, 2020 at 12:37AM

Pardon Closes the Book on Milken’s Case but Can’t Rewrite It

By BY JAMES B. STEWART Business An alternative narrative portrays Michael Milken, a symbol of 1980s greed, as a maverick crushed by the establishment. Even money won’t make that a reality. New York Times Amnesties, Commutations and Pardons, Banking and Financial Institutions, Frauds and Swindling, Sentences (Criminal), United States Politics and Government February 19, 2020 at 12:31AM

The Biggest Prize in E-Sports Today: Talent

By BY ROBERT CAPPS Magazine Now that professional video gaming is a multibillion-dollar industry, the most frenzied competition is the one for top players. New York Times E-Sports, Computer and Video Games February 19, 2020 at 12:31AM

Un trabajador latino, una construcción riesgosa y una familia de luto

By BY ANDREA SALCEDO AND DEREK M. NORMAN en Español A pesar de las regulaciones, los trabajadores de la construcción en Nueva York —muchos de ellos indocumentados— siguen muriendo. New York Times Accidents and Safety, Workplace Hazards and Violations, Building (Construction), Deaths (Fatalities), Illegal Immigration, Hispanic-Americans February 19, 2020 at 12:29AM

Watchdog Says Buttigieg Campaign Exploited Super PAC Loophole

By BY NICK CORASANITI U.S. Campaigns and super PACs aren’t supposed to work together, but social media is blurring the lines. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Campaign Finance, Political Advertising, Political Action Committees, Online Advertising, United States Politics and Government, Social Media February 19, 2020 at 12:25AM

Trudeau Calls for ‘Patience’ as Frustrations Over Rail Blockade Grow

By BY IAN AUSTEN World Canada’s prime minister rejected calls to use force against Indigenous protesters opposed to a pipeline. New York Times Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Indigenous People, Railroads, Politics and Government February 19, 2020 at 12:03AM

Aaron Judge (and LeBron James) Join Chorus of Astros Condemnation

By BY TYLER KEPNER Sports Echoing fellow stars like Cody Bellinger and Mike Trout, the Yankees’ cornerstone player didn’t hold back on the Astros’ cheating-stained title: “You didn’t earn it.” New York Times Baseball, Cheating, Awards, Decorations and Honors February 18, 2020 at 11:57PM

Erling Haaland Adds to His Tally, and to His Legend

By BY RORY SMITH Sports Dortmund’s teenage striker scored twice in a win over Paris St.-Germain in the Champions League, once again making a tough job look simple. New York Times Soccer, UEFA Champions League (Soccer) February 18, 2020 at 11:53PM

Coronavirus Epidemic Keeps Growing, but Spread in China Slows

By BY VIVIAN WANG World The World Health Organization said China’s drastic limits on people’s movement had helped, but experts cautioned against predicting that the worst was over. New York Times Economic Conditions and Trends, Politics and Government, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Epidemics, Travel Warnings February 18, 2020 at 11:52PM

Zoe Caldwell, Winner of Four Tony Awards, Is Dead at 86

By BY NEIL GENZLINGER Arts Her signature performances included the title role in “The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie” and Maria Callas in “Master Class.” New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Actors and Actresses, Theater, Tony Awards (Theater Awards) February 18, 2020 at 11:49PM

Talking and Listening

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network What is this illustration saying? New York Times February 18, 2020 at 11:41PM

The Struggle to Mend America’s Rural Roads

By BY PATRICIA COHEN AND TIM GRUBER Business As supersize vehicles bear heavier loads, maintenance budgets can’t keep up. Meet the Wisconsin farmers paying the price. New York Times Infrastructure (Public Works), Agriculture and Farming, Rural Areas, Bridges and Tunnels, Roads and Traffic, Local Government, Budgets and Budgeting February 18, 2020 at 08:00AM

Government Buildings

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network Should they all look like the Lincoln Memorial? New York Times February 18, 2020 at 08:00AM

HSBC Plans to Cut 35,000 Jobs as Challenges Mount in Asia

By BY ALEXANDRA STEVENSON Business The London-based bank aims to cut $4.5 billion in costs as it faces the coronavirus outbreak in China and continued uncertainty in Hong Kong. New York Times Layoffs and Job Reductions, Economic Conditions and Trends, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) February 18, 2020 at 07:51AM