Showing posts from March 30, 2020

A maior tragédia do coronavírus pode ser nas favelas brasileiras

By BY CAROL PIRES en Español Desde que chegou à presidência, Jair Bolsonaro favoreceu as grandes empresas em detrimento dos trabalhadores e as elites sobre os pobres. Diante do coronavírus, o presidente precisa mudar de postura e proteger os moradores das favelas. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) March 31, 2020 at 04:00AM

Corrections: March 31, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Tuesday, March 31, 2020. New York Times March 31, 2020 at 03:45AM

Quotation of the Day: Who Relays Bad News? Right Now, It’s Not Putin

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Tuesday, March 31, 2020. New York Times March 31, 2020 at 03:43AM

‘Better Call Saul’ Season 5, Episode 7 Recap: Just Make Money

By BY DAVID SEGAL Arts Jimmy gets a new motto, a wife and a demanding client. Gus sweet talks a jittery partner. And Los Pollos Hermanos burns some chicken. New York Times Television March 31, 2020 at 02:08AM

Muddle Through

By BY CAITLIN LOVINGER Crosswords & Games What’s the sound of Christina Iverson and Ross Trudeau constructing a Tuesday puzzle? New York Times Crossword Puzzles March 31, 2020 at 01:40AM

U.S. Appeals Court Blocks Release of Grand Jury Records in 1946 Mass Lynching Case

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. No one was ever charged in the killing of two black couples by a group of white men in rural Georgia, known as the Moore’s Ford lynchings. New York Times Decisions and Verdicts, Black People, Lynching, Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Civil Rights and Liberties, Jury System March 31, 2020 at 01:34AM

‘Emergency’ Online Library Draws Ire of Some Authors

By BY ALEXANDRA ALTER Books Internet Archive has made 1.4 million books available free online, which some say hurts writers and advances a harmful “copyright ideology.” New York Times Books and Literature, Archives and Records, Libraries and Librarians, Copyrights and Copyright Violations, E-Books and Readers March 31, 2020 at 01:21AM

Met Museum Tells Staff It Is Extending Pay Until May 2

By BY ZACHARY SMALL Arts As the institution struggles to address declining revenues, it may look to its $3.6 billion endowment for a measure of relief. New York Times Layoffs and Job Reductions, Museums, Finances, Art, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) March 31, 2020 at 01:11AM

N.C.A.A. Allows Extra Year of Eligibility for Athletes in Curtailed Spring Sports

By BY BILLY WITZ Sports The decision did not cover winter sports, like basketball and gymnastics, which had postseason events disrupted by the coronavirus outbreak. New York Times Colleges and Universities, Baseball (College), Athletics and Sports, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) March 31, 2020 at 01:06AM

Behind Trump’s Reversal on Reopening the Country: 2 Sets of Numbers

By BY PETER BAKER AND MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. An estimate of the number of possible deaths and polling that showed a cautious public changed, for now, the president’s approach to the coronavirus pandemic. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Shutdowns (Institutional), Epidemics, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) March 31, 2020 at 12:51AM

A Bitter Herb From the Lower East Side

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food The Pickle Guys sell white and red horseradish for your Seder plate or to pair with gefilte fish. New York Times Horseradish, Passover March 31, 2020 at 12:45AM

An Easter Egg From Beverly Hills

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food AndSons, from the chocolatier Kriss Harvey, sells colorful chocolate eggs filled with layers of sweet goodness. New York Times Easter and Holy Week, Chocolate March 31, 2020 at 12:43AM

For Your Quarantine Pizza Cravings

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food Grimaldi’s Pizzeria is delivering pies from Brooklyn, or order frozen pizzas from Naples, Italy. New York Times Pizza, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines March 31, 2020 at 12:40AM

Tempting Pastas and Sauces From Sicily

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food Bona Furtuna’s line, made in the town of Corleone, includes antipasti and marinara sauces. New York Times Pasta, Sauces March 31, 2020 at 12:36AM

A Knife to Add Flash to Your Kitchen

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food A limited-edition tool from Victorinox, the makers of Swiss Army knives, combines a santoku blade with Middle Eastern-style steel. New York Times Knives, Cookware March 31, 2020 at 12:35AM

A Haggadah for Seders Near and Far

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food “Our Family Haggadah” is designed with children in mind. New York Times Passover, Books and Literature, Prayers and Prayer Books March 31, 2020 at 12:33AM

Virus Prompts Workplace Protests Over Health Concerns

By BY NOAM SCHEIBER AND KATE CONGER Business Instacart and Amazon are the latest targets of labor action by groups fearing coronavirus exposure on the job. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Delivery Services, Strikes, Labor and Jobs, Workplace Hazards and Violations, Supermarkets and Grocery Stores, Shopping and Retail March 31, 2020 at 12:16AM

Trump to Governors: I’d Like You to Do Us a Favor, Though

By BY MICHELLE GOLDBERG Opinion Once again, the president is using aid to extort re-election help. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Epidemics, Medical Devices, Governors (US), United States Politics and Government, States (US), Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, Humanitarian Aid, Shortages March 31, 2020 at 12:04AM

Alison Roman’s Seder Table

By BY ALISON ROMAN Food Celebrating Passover, whether it’s alone,virtually or with those in your home,feels more essential than ever.These adaptable recipes can help. New York Times Passover, Cooking and Cookbooks, Quarantines March 31, 2020 at 12:04AM

Trump’s Virus Defense Is Often an Attack, and the Target Is Often a Woman

By BY ANNIE KARNI U.S. Now part of the long list of women the president has insulted: a governor, a reporter, the head of General Motors and, of course, the House speaker. New York Times Women and Girls, United States Politics and Government March 31, 2020 at 12:00AM

Listen to the Call: Bullock and Trump Discuss Testing

By BY THE NEW YORK TIMES U.S. Gov. Steve Bullock of Montana discussed the difficulty of getting access to coronavirus tests on a conference call with President Trump and other governors. New York Times Governors (US), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Politics and Government, Tests (Medical) March 30, 2020 at 11:58PM

Keep It Simple, Albany. This Is No Time for Budget Games.

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion Governor Cuomo and state lawmakers should pass a streamlined budget and fight their policy battles another day. New York Times Budgets and Budgeting, Politics and Government, State Legislatures March 30, 2020 at 11:47PM

Congress Just Spent $2 Trillion on Coronavirus Relief. It’s Eying More.

By BY EMILY COCHRANE U.S. With the $2 trillion economic stimulus just signed into law on Friday, Washington is already considering a fourth response package to combat the spread of the coronavirus and bolster a shuddering economy. New York Times Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (2020), United States Politics and Government, United States Economy, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Layoffs and Job Reductions March 30, 2020 at 11:00PM

They Don’t Want to Risk Their Lives to Flip Your Burger

By BY STEVEN GREENHOUSE Opinion Workers around the country are walking off the job to protest a lack of protective equipment, safety measures, even soap. New York Times Paid Time Off, Workplace Hazards and Violations, Strikes, Labor and Jobs, Wages and Salaries, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines, Protective Clothing and Gear, Hygiene and Cleanliness, Poultry, Restaurants March 30, 2020 at 09:00AM

Nurses Die, Doctors Fall Sick and Panic Rises on Virus Front Lines

By BY MICHAEL SCHWIRTZ New York The pandemic has begun to sweep through New York City’s medical ranks, and anxiety is growing among normally dispassionate medical professionals. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Hospitals, Masks, Protective Clothing and Gear, Nursing and Nurses, Doctors, Epidemics March 30, 2020 at 09:00AM

Families Scramble to Find Baby Formula, Diapers and Wipes

By BY JESSICA GROSE Parenting Panic buying has left stores and diaper banks empty of baby essentials as shutdowns and quarantines expand across the country. New York Times Babies and Infants, Infant Formulas, Diapers, Baby Foods, Parenting, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Shortages, Families and Family Life March 30, 2020 at 09:00AM

The Pandemic Book Club

By BY MARGARET RENKL Opinion How to get through this cataclysm even halfway calm: Enter a slower world. New York Times Books and Literature, Writing and Writers, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Layoffs and Job Reductions March 30, 2020 at 09:00AM

Inside G.M.’s Race to Build Ventilators Before Trump’s Attack

By BY NEAL E. BOUDETTE AND ANDREW JACOBS Business The automaker and its partner, Ventec, had spent more than a week figuring out how to make thousands of the lifesaving devices when the White House said G.M. was “wasting time.” New York Times Ventilators (Medical), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Factories and Manufacturing March 30, 2020 at 09:00AM

Americans Are Already Too Diseased to Go Back to Work Right Now

By BY DAVID S. LUDWIG AND RICHARD MALLEY Opinion The huge burden of obesity and other chronic conditions among people in the U.S. puts most of us at direct risk. New York Times Obesity, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Economy, Weight, Epidemics, Diabetes March 30, 2020 at 09:00AM

How America Can Reopen

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion If summer is to bring any sense of normalcy, the country’s leaders must act quickly. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Tests (Medical), Ventilators (Medical), United States Economy, Protective Clothing and Gear, Hospitals March 30, 2020 at 09:00AM

Online, Virtual Games Escape the New Reality

By BY KEVIN LILES Sports With their ability to be played online, e-sports are one of the last bastions of competitive sports in a world upended by the coronavirus pandemic. New York Times E-Sports, Games, Computer and Video Games, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) March 30, 2020 at 07:00AM

Scary Times for U.S. Companies Spell Boom for Restructuring Advisers

By BY MATTHEW GOLDSTEIN AND MARY WILLIAMS WALSH Business Corporations are saving cash, cutting costs and refinancing debt to manage the economic fallout of the coronavirus. Restructuring and bankruptcy experts are already getting calls. New York Times Banking and Financial Institutions, Credit and Debt, Real Estate and Housing (Residential), Credit Ratings and Credit Rating Agencies, Junk Bonds, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Real Estate (Commercial), Hedge Funds, Private Equity March 30, 2020 at 07:00AM

Sacred Heart Is No Hockey School. $60 Million Could Change That.

By BY DAVE CALDWELL Sports Under its athletic director, Bobby Valentine, the small Connecticut university is expanding its facilities in the hopes of becoming a college hockey power. New York Times Hockey, Ice, Stadiums and Arenas, Colleges and Universities March 30, 2020 at 07:00AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: 200,000 Americans Could Die, Warn Top Health Officials

By Unknown Author World President Trump extended social distancing guidelines to April 30 as cases in the U.S. topped 140,000. The doctors advising him said without any restrictions on movement that more than 1 million Americans could die. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) March 30, 2020 at 04:04AM