Showing posts from March 22, 2020

Video Chat With the Taliban Keeps Afghan Peace Deal on Life Support

By BY MUJIB MASHAL World Trying to iron out a disagreement over a prisoner exchange while also limiting contact because of the coronavirus, Afghan and Taliban officials talk by Skype. New York Times Afghanistan War (2001- ), Prisons and Prisoners, Civilian Casualties, United States International Relations, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Videophones and Videoconferencing March 23, 2020 at 05:47AM

What’s on TV Monday: ‘Freud’ and ‘Ghost World’

By BY PETER LIBBEY Arts Sigmund Freud is a crime fighter in the new series on Netflix. And a documentary about Robert Crumb by Terry Zwigoff arrives on the Criterion Channel. New York Times Movies, Television, Documentary Films and Programs March 23, 2020 at 05:00AM

Your Monday Briefing

By BY MIKE IVES Briefing Coronavirus, Italy, Olympics: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times March 23, 2020 at 04:34AM

Quotation of the Day: Suddenly, the Lowly Bean Is a Coveted Pantry Item

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Monday, March 23, 2020. New York Times March 23, 2020 at 04:06AM

No Corrections: March 23, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections No corrections appeared in print on Monday, March 23, 2020. New York Times March 23, 2020 at 04:05AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: Canada Threatens Olympics Boycott; Trump Authorizes National Guard

By Unknown Author World Senate Democrats blocked a $2 trillion government rescue package they said failed to adequately protect workers. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Olympic Games March 23, 2020 at 04:03AM

Asian Markets Tumble After U.S. Stalemate: Live Updates

By BY THE NEW YORK TIMES Business Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Economy, Stocks and Bonds, Economic Conditions and Trends, International Trade and World Market March 23, 2020 at 04:02AM

In Poll, Track and Field Athletes Favor Postponing the Olympics

By BY MATTHEW FUTTERMAN AND JOE WARD Sports The I.O.C. said it would spend the next month examining whether to postpone the Tokyo Games. Nearly 80 percent of track and field athletes say to do it now. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Epidemics, Viruses, Olympic Games, Olympic Games (2020) March 23, 2020 at 04:01AM

Scientists Identify 69 Drugs to Test Against the Coronavirus

By BY CARL ZIMMER Science Two dozen of the medicines are already under investigation. Also on the list: chloroquine, a drug used to treat malaria. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Proteins, Drugs (Pharmaceuticals), Antibiotics, your-feed-science March 23, 2020 at 03:16AM

Biden Addresses a Visibility Question: ‘How Do We Get More of You?’

By BY THOMAS KAPLAN U.S. As President Trump appears at daily briefings, the Democratic front-runner faces the challenge of raising his profile in a presidential race that has moved almost entirely into the digital realm. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Speeches and Statements March 23, 2020 at 02:32AM

Canada Will Not Send Teams to Tokyo in 2020

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Sports The nation’s Olympic committees called for the Games to be postponed a year for safety precautions amid the coronavirus pandemic. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Olympic Games, Olympic Games (2020) March 23, 2020 at 02:19AM

Danai Gurira Was ‘Amazed’ by Sunday’s ‘The Walking Dead’

By BY JENNIFER VINEYARD Arts The actress, who stars as Michonne on the zombie thriller, discussed this week’s episode and the future of her character. New York Times Television March 23, 2020 at 02:15AM

‘Westworld’ Season 3, Episode 2 Recap: A Band of Thugs

By BY SCOTT TOBIAS Arts Maeve wakes up confused. And able to speak Italian. New York Times Television March 23, 2020 at 02:00AM

Scores of people, stuck at home, sing from apartment windows in some American cities.

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. The singalongs first became a popular way for people in Italy to show their solidarity during the coronavirus pandemic. New York Times March 23, 2020 at 01:45AM

What it was like to celebrate the Persian New Year in the time of social distancing.

By BY NILO TABRIZY U.S. New York Times March 23, 2020 at 01:15AM

Coronavirus Has Opened the Corporate Email Floodgates

By BY AIMEE ORTIZ Business The email deluge raises questions about marketing practices as nonessential businesses closed shops and storefronts amid the spread of the new coronavirus. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Shutdowns (Institutional), Corporate Social Responsibility, E-Mail, Advertising and Marketing, Quarantines March 23, 2020 at 12:44AM

‘Brace Yourself’: How Doctors in Italy Responded to Coronavirus

By BY BARBARA MARCOLINI AND ROBIN STEIN World Officials in the U.S. and elsewhere fear they’ll face a coronavirus scenario similar to Italy’s soon. Three doctors and a nurse in Lombardy, the region hit hardest by the virus, described what they faced and offered advice to those awaiting the storm. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Emergency Medical Treatment, Hospitals, Doctors March 23, 2020 at 12:36AM

Gingerly, U.S. police departments take up enforcing restrictions.


Coronavirus: lecciones para el mundo desde Italia, el nuevo epicentro de la pandemia

By BY JASON HOROWITZ, EMMA BUBOLA AND ELISABETTA POVOLEDO en Español La experiencia del país muestra que las medidas para aislar el virus y limitar el movimiento de las personas deben implementarse temprano, con absoluta claridad y cumplirse estrictamente. New York Times Politics and Government, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines, Epidemics, Deaths (Fatalities) March 23, 2020 at 12:21AM

How Trump Is Worsening the Virus Now

By BY DAVID LEONHARDT Opinion Medical shortages are his responsibility. New York Times Ventilators (Medical), Medical Devices, Tests (Medical), Epidemics, Recession and Depression, Protective Clothing and Gear, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), World War II (1939-45), Nursing and Nurses, Doctors, Masks March 23, 2020 at 12:01AM

Trump Bets Business Will Answer Call to Fight Virus, but Strategy Bewilders Firms

By BY DAVID E. SANGER, ANA SWANSON AND MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. It remains unclear if the effort to enlist companies like General Motors, Apple and Hanes constitutes an effective strategy. New York Times Masks, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Ventilators (Medical), Medical Devices, 3-D Printers March 22, 2020 at 11:59PM

Is it safe for kids to spend time with their grandparents?

By BY HALLIE LEVINE U.S. New York Times March 22, 2020 at 11:59PM

Police Tread Lightly as Pandemic Spreads

By BY SHAILA DEWAN AND VANESSA SWALES U.S. Officers are trying to navigate how to enforce new safety regulations and how to do their regular work in the middle of a national health emergency. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Martial Law March 22, 2020 at 11:45PM

L’Italia, nuovo epicentro della pandemia, ha lezioni per il mondo

By BY JASON HOROWITZ, EMMA BUBOLA AND ELISABETTA POVOLEDO World L’esempio italiano dimostra che le misure per isolare le aree colpite e limitare gli spostamenti della popolazione devono essere adottate immediatamente, messe in atto con assoluta chiarezza e fatte rispettare rigorosamente. New York Times March 22, 2020 at 07:59AM

A Mustang Crisis Looms in the West

By BY DAVE PHILIPPS U.S. With too many animals on public lands and too many on the public’s hands, the federal wild horse management program is short of money or palatable solutions. New York Times Horses, Animal Abuse, Rights and Welfare, Ranches, Land Use Policies, Federal Lands, Rural Areas March 22, 2020 at 07:00AM

‘His Grandmother Asked About One Woman She Said She Had Liked.’

By Unknown Author New York Discussing a “horrible” rock band, dreaming of a secret life and more reader tales of New York City in this week’s Metropolitan Diary. New York Times March 22, 2020 at 07:00AM

How the Virus Got Out

By BY JIN WU, WEIYI CAI, DEREK WATKINS AND JAMES GLANZ World We analyzed the movements of hundreds of millions of people to show why the most extensive travel restrictions to stop an outbreak in human history haven’t been enough. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Viruses, Epidemics March 22, 2020 at 06:55AM