Showing posts from March 31, 2020

What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Baghdad Central’ and a Sketch Comedy Show

By BY GABE COHN Arts A British thriller series is on Hulu. And “The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show” debuts on Netflix. New York Times Television, Movies April 1, 2020 at 05:00AM

Stock Markets in Asia Dip on Dire U.S. Warning: Live Updates

By Unknown Author Business Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak. New York Times United States Economy, Standard & Poor's 500-Stock Index, Stocks and Bonds April 1, 2020 at 04:08AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Warns of ‘Painful Two Weeks’ Ahead

By Unknown Author World Government scientists said the virus could kill between 100,000 and 240,000 Americans, in spite of social distancing measures. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Epidemics, Deaths (Fatalities) April 1, 2020 at 04:04AM

4 Die in Building Fire in the Bronx

By BY MARIEL PADILLA New York The cause of the three-alarm blaze remains under investigation. New York Times Fires and Firefighters, Deaths (Fatalities) April 1, 2020 at 03:37AM

Your Wednesday Briefing

By BY ISABELLA KWAI AND MIKE IVES Briefing Coronavirus, Donald Trump and Asia: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times April 1, 2020 at 03:31AM

Wallace Roney, Jazz Trumpet Virtuoso, Is Dead at 59

By BY GIOVANNI RUSSONELLO Arts Initially dismissed by many as a clone of Miles Davis, Mr. Roney, who has died of coronavirus complications, emerged as a major musician in his own right. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Jazz, Music April 1, 2020 at 03:19AM

Corrections: April 1, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Wednesday, April 1, 2020. New York Times April 1, 2020 at 03:11AM

Quotation of the Day: Cases Spiral Aboard an Aircraft Carrier, and a Commander Pleads for Help

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for April 1, 2020. New York Times April 1, 2020 at 03:01AM

This Broccoli-Dill Pasta Has a Hippie Twist. Your Kids Will Love It.

By BY TEJAL RAO Magazine A quick purée, seasoned with lemon and garlic, is a kind of delicious all-purpose dip, sauce and spread. New York Times Cooking and Cookbooks, Vegetables, Broccoli, Recipes April 1, 2020 at 03:00AM

Trump Calls New Fuel Economy Rule a Boon. Some Experts See Steep Costs.

By BY CORAL DAVENPORT Climate The president said the measure, announced Tuesday, would lift the economy, but outside analysts said the administration's rosy numbers did not represent an accurate accounting of its costs. New York Times Global Warming, Environment, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, United States Politics and Government, Fuel Efficiency, Regulation and Deregulation of Industry, United States Economy April 1, 2020 at 02:19AM

Historic Town in Veszprém County

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Mad magazine editor in chief John Ficarra makes his New York Times Crossword debut, with the able assistance of Patrick Merrell. New York Times Crossword Puzzles April 1, 2020 at 02:00AM

As Furloughs Grow, Kennedy Center Defends Use of $25 Million in Aid

By BY JULIA JACOBS Arts Critics in Congress push to revoke the performing arts center’s piece of the stimulus package as it works to explain its response to the financial crisis. New York Times Finances, Art, Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (2020), United States Politics and Government April 1, 2020 at 01:38AM

Las domadoras de leones de Egipto dominan el negocio

By BY DECLAN WALSH en Español La lucha por la igualdad de género está muy rezagada en el país. Pero seis mujeres destacan en los espectáculos con los grandes felinos. New York Times Circuses, Women and Girls, Family Business, Lions April 1, 2020 at 12:54AM

$30 Million in Illegal Drugs Seized From Cross-Border Tunnel in San Diego, U.S. Says

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. The tunnel’s entrance was not far from a newly constructed section of the border wall that President Trump visited last September in the Otay Mesa section of San Diego. New York Times Drug Abuse and Traffic, Border Barriers, Smuggling, Immigration and Emigration, Organized Crime April 1, 2020 at 12:43AM

‘Never Thought I Would Need It’: Americans Put Pride Aside to Seek Aid

By BY CARA BUCKLEY U.S. With coronavirus-related job losses, many workers are reluctantly seeking charity and unemployment benefits for the first time in their lives. New York Times Unemployment, Food Banks and Pantries, Labor and Jobs, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 1, 2020 at 12:01AM

Human Rights Group Says Two U.S. Strikes Killed Somali Civilians

By BY CHARLIE SAVAGE AND HELENE COOPER World A report by Amnesty International challenges the American military’s claim that the February strikes hit only terrorists and no innocent bystanders. New York Times Civilian Casualties, Terrorism, United States Defense and Military Forces April 1, 2020 at 12:00AM

Hellmut Stern, 91, Dies; Violinist Returned to Germany After Fleeing

By BY KATHARINE Q. SEELYE Arts He joined the Berlin Philharmonic after years in exile, setting what a colleague called “a unique example of reconciliation and forgiveness.” New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Classical Music, Holocaust and the Nazi Era March 31, 2020 at 11:56PM

Coronavirus Spreads in Veterans’ Home, Leaving ‘Shuddering Loss for Us All’

By BY ELLEN BARRY U.S. The mayor of Holyoke in Massachusetts confronted the superintendent of the Holyoke Soldiers’ Home after hearing rumors that infections were spreading. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Nursing Homes, Veterans March 31, 2020 at 11:36PM