Showing posts from February 28, 2020

Lee Phillip Bell, Soap Opera Creator and Talk Show Host, Dies at 91

By BY JULIA CARMEL Arts She and her husband developed “The Young and the Restless” and “The Bold and the Beautiful” while she also worked as a broadcast journalist in Chicago. New York Times Soap Operas, Deaths (Obituaries), Emmy Awards, Television, Documentary Films and Programs February 29, 2020 at 01:24AM

When an Epidemic Looms, Gagging Scientists Is a Terrible Idea

By BY DONALD G. MCNEIL JR. Health In an epidemic, suppression of bad news costs lives and eventually angers the public. The White House is in danger of repeating the error. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Epidemics, Censorship, Medicine and Health, your-feed-science February 29, 2020 at 01:04AM

Joe Biden says if he wins S.C., ‘I think I’m going to be the next nominee.’

By BY KATIE GLUECK U.S. New York Times February 29, 2020 at 01:01AM

Making Pitch to Voters, Bloomberg Peddles His Experience in a Crisis

By BY JEREMY W. PETERS AND MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. Michael R. Bloomberg is trying to highlight the part of his record that conveys the competence and cool-headedness he says are missing in the White House. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Primaries and Caucuses February 29, 2020 at 12:59AM

Soccer Star Chicharito Is Closer to Mexico. But Maybe Not Close Enough

By BY RAÚL VILCHIS Sports Javier Hernández’s decision to join the Los Angeles Galaxy was a coup for M.L.S., but back in his native Mexico, critics wondered why he hadn’t just come home. New York Times Soccer February 29, 2020 at 12:55AM

Warren supporter in S.C. says: ‘I can hear me in that speech.’

By BY JOHN JETER U.S. New York Times February 29, 2020 at 12:53AM

Coronavirus Fears Reverberate Across Global Economy

By BY MICHAEL CORKERY Business The stock market had its worst week since 2008, signaling that one of the longest expansions in history could be ending. Policymakers said they were ready to act. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Economy, Economic Conditions and Trends, Standard & Poor's 500-Stock Index February 29, 2020 at 12:49AM

M.I.T. Researchers Cast Doubt on Bolivian Election Fraud

By BY JULIE TURKEWITZ World An international audit said officials had engaged in lies and manipulation to assure victory for Evo Morales. Academics at M.I.T.’s Election Data and Science Lab questioned that finding. New York Times Politics and Government, Research February 29, 2020 at 12:47AM

L.G.B.T.Q. group seeks apology following report of Bloomberg staffer’s remark.

By BY MATT STEVENS U.S. New York Times February 29, 2020 at 12:43AM

At CPAC, It’s Now an All-Trump Show

By BY ANNIE KARNI U.S. At the annual gathering of conservatives, one Republican was conspicuously absent among the Trump supporters — Mitt Romney. The conference organizer said he had been disinvited. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Conservatism (US Politics) February 29, 2020 at 12:41AM

Klobuchar kicks off a Southern swing without South Carolina.

By BY NICK CORASANITI U.S. New York Times February 29, 2020 at 12:30AM

Amid Protests, Roman Polanski Wins Best Director at France’s Oscars

By BY ALEX MARSHALL Movies His film “J’accuse” had the most nominations at the César Awards in Paris, drawing outrage because of his history of accusations of sexual assault. New York Times Movies, Sex Crimes, #MeToo Movement February 29, 2020 at 12:26AM

Photo: Bernie Sanders high fives tiny supporter.

By Unknown Author U.S. New York Times February 29, 2020 at 12:17AM

Why Bernie Scares Me

By BY BRET STEPHENS Opinion Sanders seems mostly incapable of admitting past errors of judgment. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020 February 29, 2020 at 12:11AM

Gerald Krone, a Negro Ensemble Company Founder, Dies at 86

By BY NEIL GENZLINGER Theater He provided the administrative know-how that got the theater troupe off the ground in 1967. That he was white drew some criticism. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Black People, Theater, Race and Ethnicity February 29, 2020 at 12:09AM

Who Will Care For Society’s Forgotten?

By BY THERESA BROWN AND LEAH NASH Opinion Housecall Providers, an organization in Portland, Ore., provides end-of-life care for the city’s most vulnerable residents. New York Times Prisons and Prisoners, Homeless Persons, Health Insurance and Managed Care, Nursing and Nurses February 29, 2020 at 12:00AM

Joe Biden Needs a Win in South Carolina. Will He Get It?

By BY NU WEXLER Opinion Politics still move at a different pace there, and it’s a place where loyalty can outweigh ideology. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Primaries and Caucuses, Black People, Endorsements, Political Advertising, Polls and Public Opinion February 29, 2020 at 12:00AM

We Don’t Really Know How Many People Have Coronavirus

By BY ELISABETH ROSENTHAL Opinion In an era when we get flash-flood warnings on phones, why is data on the new coronavirus so limited? New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) February 29, 2020 at 12:00AM

Tom Steyer showered South Carolina in political spending. Will it pay off?

By BY STEPHANIE SAUL AND KIM BARKER U.S. New York Times February 28, 2020 at 11:50PM

Celine: Fall 2020

By Unknown Author Fashion See the looks from the Celine: Fall 2020 Collection. New York Times Paris Fashion Week February 28, 2020 at 11:35PM

Johnny Antonelli, Star Pitcher for the Giants, Dies at 89

By BY RICHARD GOLDSTEIN Sports He helped them win the World Series in 1954, when they played in New York, and remained an essential part of the team after they moved to San Francisco. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Baseball February 28, 2020 at 11:27PM

How Bad Could It Get? Companies Gauge the Coronavirus Impact

By BY PETER EAVIS Business How businesses react to the outbreak could help determine if the economy slides into a recession. New York Times United States Economy, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Consumer Behavior, Recession and Depression, Stocks and Bonds, Credit and Debt, Factories and Manufacturing February 28, 2020 at 11:25PM

Photo: Bloomberg has a canine constituency.

By Unknown Author U.S. New York Times February 28, 2020 at 11:20PM