Showing posts from March 24, 2020

I Followed the U.K.’s Advice. Did I Spread Coronavirus?

By BY ABIGAIL TARTTELIN Opinion The symptoms are not as straightforward as Boris Johnson makes them seem. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Fever, Quarantines, Epidemics, Norovirus March 25, 2020 at 05:00AM

Stock Markets in Asia Continue Global Surge: Live Updates

By Unknown Author 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 25, 2020 at 04:34AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Should Reopen ‘by Easter,’ Trump Says as Doctors Plead for Equipment

By Unknown Author World Stocks surged on the promise of a bailout. And the White House advised people who have passed through or left New York to undergo a 14-day quarantine. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Stimulus (Economic) March 25, 2020 at 04:04AM

U.N. Issues $2 Billion Appeal to Combat Virus and Urges Aid for Other Crises

By BY LARA JAKES U.S. Without continued humanitarian assistance, the U.N. warned, crisis areas will be unable to contain the coronavirus, potentially killing millions of people. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Humanitarian Aid, United States Politics and Government, Refugees and Displaced Persons, Epidemics March 25, 2020 at 03:59AM

3 of the Busiest National Parks Close Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. Yellowstone, Grand Teton and the Great Smoky Mountains national parks cited concerns about social distancing. New York Times Parks and Other Recreation Areas, National Parks, Monuments and Seashores, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines March 25, 2020 at 03:26AM

Quotation of the Day: India Locks Down 1.3 Billion People for 3 Weeks

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Wednesday, March 25, 2020. New York Times March 25, 2020 at 03:23AM

Corrections: March 25, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Wednesday, March 25, 2020. New York Times March 25, 2020 at 03:15AM

‘For Life’: How 50 Cent Helped One Man’s Tale of Injustice See Daylight

By BY AUSTIN CONSIDINE Arts Convicted on false testimony, Isaac Wright Jr. learned the law and got his life sentence overturned. 50 Cent knew a good story when he heard one. New York Times Television March 25, 2020 at 03:00AM

Who’s Your Wingman Now? Pushing the Envelope With ‘Top Gun’

By BY MANOHLA DARGIS AND A.O. SCOTT Movies You all spent some time in quarantine with Maverick, Iceman, Goose and two critics who still feel the need for speed. Here’s what happened. New York Times Movies March 25, 2020 at 02:03AM

Learning to Swim Taught Me More Than I Bargained for

By BY JAZMINE HUGHES Magazine At 28, I thought my life was pretty settled. Nope. New York Times Swimming, Water March 25, 2020 at 02:01AM

Bit of Land in the Seine

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Laura Taylor Kinnel is optimistic. New York Times Crossword Puzzles March 25, 2020 at 02:00AM

Clippers Owner Agrees to Buy the Forum in a Deal With M.S.G.

By BY MARC STEIN Sports Steve Ballmer appears to be wrapping up a long dispute with James L. Dolan, the Knicks owner and the chief executive of the Madison Square Garden Company. New York Times Basketball, Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures March 25, 2020 at 01:53AM

Tourism at the End of the World

By BY MARK O’CONNELL Magazine Why are so many people drawn to Chernobyl? New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Radiation, Cold War Era March 25, 2020 at 01:39AM

Trump Wants U.S. ‘Opened Up’ by Easter, Despite Health Officials’ Warnings

By BY ANNIE KARNI AND DONALD G. MCNEIL JR. U.S. “You can’t just come in and say let’s close up the United States of America,” the president said, insisting again that he did not view the coronavirus as any more dangerous than the flu. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Easter and Holy Week, Recession and Depression, Governors (US), States (US) March 25, 2020 at 01:01AM

Greta Thunberg says it’s ‘extremely likely’ that she had coronavirus.

By BY SOMINI SENGUPTA U.S. New York Times March 25, 2020 at 01:00AM

New York cuts subway service by a quarter.

By BY CHRISTINA GOLDBAUM U.S. New York City’s public transportation network is slashing service by at least 25 percent with ridership in free fall and an increasing number of sick workers hobbling its ability to run normally. New York Times March 25, 2020 at 12:45AM

Trump to New York: Drop Dead

By BY JENNIFER SENIOR Opinion Untold thousands will likely die, absent federal intervention. And it needs to happen this instant. Why won’t the president help? New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Ventilators (Medical) March 25, 2020 at 12:38AM

Restaurant workers join forces to feed their own.

By BY KIM SEVERSON U.S. New York Times March 25, 2020 at 12:30AM

Coronavirus Has Hospitals in Desperate Need of Equipment. These Innovators Are Racing to Help.

By BY HALEY WILLIS, ROBIN STEIN, NATALIE RENEAU AND DREW JORDAN U.S. Health care workers are facing a serious shortage of critical equipment needed to treat the coronavirus. We spoke to the makers who are building innovative protective gear and ventilators for them. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Innovation, Medical Devices, Hospitals, Do It Yourself March 25, 2020 at 12:21AM

How Will the Tech Industry Fare in the Coronavirus Crisis?

By BY KARA SWISHER Opinion Better than you might think. Governments need Big Tech now more than ever. New York Times Online Advertising, Cloud Computing, E-Commerce, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Stimulus (Economic) March 25, 2020 at 12:18AM

Spring breaker who said, ‘If I get corona, I get corona,’ apologizes.

By BY AIMEE ORTIZ U.S. New York Times March 25, 2020 at 12:15AM

Mets’ Noah Syndergaard Will Have Tommy John Surgery

By BY KEVIN ARMSTRONG Sports Syndergaard is expected to be out until midway through 2021 as he recovers from the operation. New York Times Sports Injuries, Baseball March 25, 2020 at 12:02AM

Streaming the Seattle Symphony became a source of connection.

By BY BROOKE JARVIS U.S. When I heard that the Seattle Symphony, which had been ordered to close like everything else, would be livestreaming free concerts during the crisis, I almost cried. I had never actually been to one of its performances before, even though I live less than two miles from Benaroya Hall. But now, seeing my city shut down around me, I couldn’t wait to watch. New York Times March 25, 2020 at 12:00AM