Showing posts from March 8, 2020

Why Are South Koreans Blaming a Church for the Coronavirus Outbreak?

By BY RAPHAEL RASHID Opinion Prejudice and politics have found the perfect scapegoat. New York Times Religious Cults, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Politics and Government, Epidemics, Search and Seizure March 9, 2020 at 05:43AM

Word + Quiz: marquee

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network This word has appeared in 271 articles on in the past year. New York Times March 9, 2020 at 05:30AM

Transphobia Is Everywhere in Britain

By BY JULIET JACQUES Opinion It’s a respectable bigotry, on the left as well as the right. New York Times Transgender and Transsexuals, Discrimination March 9, 2020 at 05:00AM

What’s on TV Monday: ‘The Bachelor’ and ‘The New Pope’

By BY PETER LIBBEY Arts The dating show begins to wrap up its season. And Paolo Sorrentino’s series comes full circle on HBO. New York Times Television, Movies March 9, 2020 at 05:00AM

Your Monday Briefing

By BY MIKE IVES Briefing Coronavirus, Italy, Turkey: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times March 9, 2020 at 04:48AM

Asian Markets Plunge as Coronavirus and Oil Shake Investors

By Unknown Author Business Wall Street looked poised for a sharp drop on Monday morning after the outbreak worsened in Europe and the U.S. Oil prices and bond yields tumbled. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Stocks and Bonds, Government Bonds, Oil (Petroleum) and Gasoline, Economic Conditions and Trends March 9, 2020 at 04:25AM

Manipulated Biden Video Escalates Online Speech War With Trump

By BY CECILIA KANG Technology For the first time, Twitter applies its policy against fake and misleading videos and labels one. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Social Media, Computers and the Internet, United States Politics and Government, Rumors and Misinformation, Video Recordings, Downloads and Streaming March 9, 2020 at 04:04AM

Quotation of the Day: New Safety Rules Are Delayed as Everest Climbing Season Looms

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Monday, March 9, 2020. New York Times March 9, 2020 at 04:04AM

No Corrections: March 9, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections No corrections appeared in print on Monday, March 9, 2020. New York Times March 9, 2020 at 04:04AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: As World Locks Down, Asia Markets Plummet

By Unknown Author World Asian markets opened sharply lower on Monday as investors digested the relentless global spread of the coronavirus and turmoil in the oil markets. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines March 9, 2020 at 04:01AM

In Coronavirus Fight, China’s Vulnerable Fall Through the Cracks

By BY LI YUAN Business In locked-down cities like Wuhan, isolated seniors and disabled people have largely had to fend for themselves. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Disabilities, Poverty, Mobile Applications, Income Inequality March 9, 2020 at 04:01AM

Columbia University Cancels Classes After Coronavirus Exposure

By BY NEIL VIGDOR New York Scarsdale, N.Y., also announced it was closing its public schools for the week after a teacher tested positive for the virus. New York Times Quarantines, Shutdowns (Institutional), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) March 9, 2020 at 03:50AM

Indian Wells Tennis Tournament Canceled Because of Coronavirus Outbreak

By BY BEN ROTHENBERG Sports Public health officials in California declared an emergency in the area where one of tennis’ signature tournaments would be held. New York Times BNP Paribas Open (Tennis), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) March 9, 2020 at 02:03AM

What Bernie Sanders Gets Right About the Media

By BY BEN SMITH Business The senator’s sweeping critique of coverage has more merit than we in the media like to admit. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, News and News Media March 9, 2020 at 02:00AM

Tyrrell Hatton Keeps His Head and Wins His First PGA Tour Title

By BY BILL PENNINGTON Sports The win on Sunday in the Arnold Palmer Invitational came in just his second start since returning from surgery on his right wrist. New York Times Golf, Arnold Palmer Invitational (Golf) March 9, 2020 at 12:59AM

North Korea Launches 3 Projectiles, South Korea Says

By BY CHOE SANG-HUN World The weapons test was the country’s second in a week and came as its main rival, South Korea, grappled with a large coronavirus outbreak. New York Times Defense and Military Forces, Politics and Government, United States International Relations March 9, 2020 at 12:50AM

U.S. Health Experts Say Stricter Measures Are Required to Limit Coronavirus’s Spread

By BY DENISE GRADY Health With more than 500 cases in almost three dozen states, officials worry that containment efforts aren’t enough. New York Times your-feed-healthcare, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines, Cruises, Epidemics March 9, 2020 at 12:32AM

Trump Assails Pelosi as He Opts to Skip Bipartisan St. Patrick’s Day Lunch

By BY PETER BAKER U.S. The president rejected the annual invitation in the latest snub between him and the House speaker since she authorized the inquiry that led to his impeachment. New York Times St Patrick's Day, Impeachment, Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, United States Politics and Government March 9, 2020 at 12:26AM

State Dept. Tells Americans to Avoid Cruise Ships, Despite Trump’s Misgivings

By BY NOAH WEILAND AND MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. The warning was another indication of the Trump administration’s increasingly cautious approach to the coronavirus, and another instance of an apparent gap between the president and health officials. New York Times Cruises, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Travel Warnings, United States Politics and Government March 9, 2020 at 12:23AM

El número de muertos aumenta y los gobiernos buscan culpables por el coronavirus

By BY VIVIAN WANG en Español El presidente de la Organización Mundial de la Salud dijo que “no era momento de excusas”, pero algunos países han estado ocupados en repartir culpas. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Epidemics, Medicine and Health, International Relations March 9, 2020 at 12:16AM

Cómo reconocer y remunerar el trabajo invisible de las mujeres

By BY GUADALUPE NETTEL en Español Los cuidados y las labores del hogar son un trabajo que se debe pagar. No son una “obligación natural” propia de las mujeres. Ya no podemos tolerar estos prejuicios. New York Times Women and Girls, Women's Rights, Labor and Jobs March 9, 2020 at 12:00AM

You Can’t Gaslight a Virus

By BY CHARLES M. BLOW Opinion President Trump’s usual political tricks won’t work now. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Rumors and Misinformation, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Polls and Public Opinion, Ethics and Official Misconduct March 8, 2020 at 11:58PM

On Day 1 of Broad Lockdown, a Debate Arises: Can Italians Follow the Rules?

By BY JASON HOROWITZ AND EMMA BUBOLA World Italy’s prime minister implored the public to cooperate in the largest clampdown against the coronavirus in the Western world. “We are the new Wuhan,” said one Milan resident. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines, Economic Conditions and Trends, Politics and Government March 8, 2020 at 11:55PM

Daniel Craig Hosts ‘S.N.L.,’ but Elizabeth Warren Steals the Show

By BY DAVE ITZKOFF Arts The senator played herself in a surprise appearance in an episode that featured the Weeknd as the musical guest. New York Times Television March 8, 2020 at 07:57AM