Showing posts from February 21, 2020

What’s on TV Saturday: Whitmer Thomas and the N.A.A.C.P. Image Awards

By BY SARA ARIDI Arts Watch a raw comedy special on HBO, or tune into the 51st N.A.A.C.P. Awards on BET. New York Times Movies, Television February 22, 2020 at 06:00AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: Businesses Face Fallout as New Cases Surge

By Unknown Author World Auto sales and airline revenue have collapsed amid deep concern about new clusters of cases in South Korea and Iran. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) February 22, 2020 at 05:26AM

A Premeditated Chance Encounter

By BY VINCENT M. MALLOZZI Fashion After admiring each other from afar for weeks, Mackenzie Jacks and William Frantz, who lived in neighboring apartment buildings, finally got a chance to meet, thanks to a thrill-seeking stranger. New York Times Weddings and Engagements February 22, 2020 at 05:00AM

Corrections: Feb. 22, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020. New York Times February 22, 2020 at 03:39AM

Google Reaches Document Protection Deal in Antitrust Fight

By BY DAVID MCCABE Technology The company had asked a court for limits on consultants working with the attorney general of Texas, who is leading a multistate investigation. New York Times Computers and the Internet, Antitrust Laws and Competition Issues, Attorneys General, Search Engines February 22, 2020 at 02:41AM

Expression of One at Sea, Perhaps

By BY CAITLIN LOVINGER Crosswords & Games Trenton Charlson’s back, at his zenith, with a quality puzzle. New York Times Crossword Puzzles, Butterflies and Moths February 22, 2020 at 02:40AM

In Case on Wealth Test for Green Cards, a Scathing Sotomayor Dissent

By BY ADAM LIPTAK U.S. The vote was 5 to 4, with the Supreme Court’s conservatives in the majority. New York Times Decisions and Verdicts, Green Cards (US), Welfare (US), Immigration and Emigration, United States Politics and Government February 22, 2020 at 02:32AM

A Feminist Cookbook Meant to Inspire Fuels Outrage Instead

By BY TEJAL RAO Food The authors of “Rage Baking” started a different conversation than they intended. New York Times Cooking and Cookbooks, Race and Ethnicity, Women and Girls February 22, 2020 at 02:12AM

Can the Military Fix Base Housing?

By BY FRANCES TILNEY BURKE Opinion Privatization has ushered in mold, mismanagement and worse. New York Times United States Defense and Military Forces, United States Politics and Government, Military Bases and Installations, Real Estate and Housing (Residential) February 22, 2020 at 01:59AM

Cripple the Intelligence Agencies? Not Smart

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion What happens when intelligence officials warn that Russia is meddling in American politics again? Donald Trump gets mad — at the intelligence officials. New York Times Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates, United States Politics and Government, Presidential Election of 2020, Espionage and Intelligence Services February 22, 2020 at 01:50AM

Back on the Field, Yoenis Cespedes Is Mum About What Kept Him Away

By BY DANIELLE ALLENTUCK Sports The Mets hope the two-time All-Star outfielder, sidelined by injuries since 2018, can return to form. New York Times Baseball, Sports Injuries February 22, 2020 at 01:12AM

Andy Byford, New York’s ‘Train Daddy,’ Takes a Last Official Ride

By BY CHRISTINA GOLDBAUM New York Cheers, selfies and bagpipers as Mr. Byford departs as the leader of the city’s subway. New York Times February 22, 2020 at 12:54AM

The Democrats Are in Trouble

By BY BRET STEPHENS Opinion The party’s riskiest bet is now its likeliest. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Primaries and Caucuses February 22, 2020 at 12:45AM

Florida’s Voting-Rights Fight Could Tip the 2020 Election

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion The state’s voters said 1.4 million ex-felons should be allowed to vote. It’s now up to the courts to protect their rights. New York Times Ex-Convicts, Voter Registration and Requirements, Referendums, Constitutional Amendments February 22, 2020 at 12:45AM

José Zalaquett, Leader in Chile’s Search for Truth, Dies at 77

By BY NEIL GENZLINGER World He incurred the wrath of the dictator Augusto Pinochet, was exiled, and became an expert in how to heal traumatized countries. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Human Rights and Human Rights Violations February 22, 2020 at 12:40AM

Para una ciudad encerrada, la esperanza llega en motocicleta

By BY VIVIAN WANG en Español En Wuhan y toda China los repartidores no han dejado de trabajar y han sido indispensables para millones de personas que están aisladas en sus hogares durante el brote de coronavirus. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Epidemics, Labor and Jobs, Infections February 22, 2020 at 12:28AM

As Trump Seizes Wall Money, Congress’s Spending Power Weakens

By BY EMILY COCHRANE U.S. The administration’s plan to divert more military funds to building a border wall is the latest example of the long-running erosion of Congress’s power of the purse. New York Times Federal Budget (US), United States Politics and Government, Earmarks (Finance), Politics and Government, Border Barriers February 22, 2020 at 12:15AM

Donald Trump Is Going to India to Find Himself

By BY PANKAJ MISHRA Opinion Under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India is the American president’s spiritual home: an inferno of systemic cruelty. New York Times United States International Relations, Indian-Americans, Economic Conditions and Trends February 22, 2020 at 12:09AM

Jeremy Christian Guilty of Murder in Racist Portland Train Attack

By BY ADEEL HASSAN U.S. Mr. Christian killed two men who had intervened to confront him as he went on an anti-Muslim tirade against two black teenagers. New York Times Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Fringe Groups and Movements, Muslim Americans, Discrimination, Freedom of Speech and Expression, Race and Ethnicity, Hate Crimes February 21, 2020 at 11:55PM