Showing posts from April 1, 2020

Biden Calls for Democratic Convention to Be Delayed Because of Virus

By BY REID J. EPSTEIN U.S. The former vice president said the convention should be moved from mid-July to August, becoming the most prominent Democrat to urge such a postponement. New York Times Democratic National Convention, Presidential Election of 2020, Primaries and Caucuses, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 2, 2020 at 04:30AM

Investors Brace for Alarming Jobs Report: Live Updates

By Unknown Author Business Live updates on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Standard & Poor's 500-Stock Index, Economic Conditions and Trends, United States Economy April 2, 2020 at 04:07AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Braces for More Bad News

By Unknown Author World Another jaw-dropping number is expected in the United States on Thursday when the government reports the number of new unemployment claims filed across the country last week. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 2, 2020 at 04:02AM

Real Estate Spring Buying Season Could Be “Catastrophic"

By BY STEFANOS CHEN Real Estate A strong start to the year for property sales in Manhattan was erased by the coronavirus outbreak. New York Times Real Estate and Housing (Residential), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Recession and Depression April 2, 2020 at 04:01AM

‘The Magicians’ Showrunners: Behind the Series Finale

By BY JENNIFER VINEYARD Arts As they cast their final spell, Sera Gamble and John McNamara discuss what was and what might have been for Fillory and its inhabitants. New York Times Television April 2, 2020 at 03:00AM

Corrections: April 2, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Thursday, April 2, 2020. New York Times April 2, 2020 at 02:58AM

After Threats, Anthony Fauci to Receive Enhanced Personal Security

By BY KATIE BENNER AND MICHAEL D. SHEAR U.S. Dr. Fauci has become a target of online conspiracy theorists after advocating social distancing rules. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Presidential Election of 2020, Fringe Groups and Movements April 2, 2020 at 02:53AM

Ellis Marsalis Jr., Jazz Pianist and Patriarch of a Musical Family, Dies at 85

By BY MICHAEL LEVENSON AND JULIA CARMEL Arts A musician and educator, he succumbed to complications from the coronavirus. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Jazz, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Music April 2, 2020 at 02:52AM

12 Fraught Hours With E.M.T.s in a City Under Siege

By BY JAN HOFFMAN AND CHANG W. LEE Health Special units of emergency medical workers in Paterson, N.J., respond to 911 calls for suspected coronavirus, entering homes and putting themselves at risk. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Emergency Medical Treatment, Ambulances, Protective Clothing and Gear, your-feed-healthcare April 2, 2020 at 02:18AM

The Racial Time Bomb in the Covid-19 Crisis

By BY CHARLES M. BLOW Opinion Pre-existing health conditions leave one group particularly vulnerable. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Race and Ethnicity, Black People, Discrimination, Diabetes, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome April 2, 2020 at 02:06AM


By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Evan Mahnken is acting all superior … or is he? New York Times Crossword Puzzles April 2, 2020 at 02:00AM

Home Depot Halts Sales of N95 Masks Amid Shortage, Company Says

By BY NEIL VIGDOR Business The retailer said it had redirected shipments of the masks to health care providers and emergency responders. New York Times Masks, Protective Clothing and Gear, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Stockpiling, Medical Devices, Shopping and Retail April 2, 2020 at 01:42AM

1.9 Million Guns Were Sold in the U.S. in March as Virus Fears Spread

By BY KEITH COLLINS AND DAVID YAFFE-BELLANY Business A New York Times analysis shows that March was the second-busiest month ever for gun sales, fueled by worries over the coronavirus. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Gun Control April 2, 2020 at 01:20AM

SoftBank Won’t Buy $3 Billion in WeWork Stock

By BY PETER EAVIS Business The move is a blow to shareholders like Adam Neumann, the company’s co-founder, and venture capital firms that had hoped to cash out of the troubled office space company. New York Times Stocks and Bonds, Co-Working April 2, 2020 at 12:27AM

How U.S. Coronavirus Diagnoses Are Lagging Behind the Outbreak

By BY NADJA POPOVICH U.S. Data from the C.D.C. shows when patients who tested positive for coronavirus first started feeling symptoms, giving a clearer picture of the outbreak. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Viruses, Epidemics April 2, 2020 at 12:24AM

Trump Warns Iran of Heightened Retaliation for Any Attacks on U.S. Troops

By BY JULIAN E. BARNES U.S. Democratic leaders cautioned the president privately that he must consult lawmakers before taking military action. New York Times United States International Relations, United States Defense and Military Forces, United States Politics and Government April 2, 2020 at 12:20AM

Peter Beard, Photographer Who Made His Art From Nature’s, Is Missing

By BY STACEY STOWE Arts Mr. Beard, who is 82 and has dementia, was last seen walking on Tuesday near his home in Montauk, according to the authorities there. New York Times Art April 2, 2020 at 12:12AM

The Many Times It’s Been ‘Infrastructure Week’ in Washington

By BY EMILY COCHRANE AND EILEEN SULLIVAN U.S. Since President Trump vowed to tackle infrastructure during the 2016 campaign, it has been an elusive, bipartisan goal. New York Times Infrastructure (Public Works), United States Politics and Government, Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (2020), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 2, 2020 at 12:02AM

Cooped-Up Children Lose Refuge as N.Y.C. Playgrounds Are Closed

By BY ANNE BARNARD AND NATE SCHWEBER New York Governor orders shutdown of playgrounds and basketball courts to maintain social distancing, but parks remain open. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Playgrounds, Shutdowns (Institutional), Quarantines, Children and Childhood April 1, 2020 at 11:59PM

Alarm, Denial, Blame: The Pro-Trump Media’s Coronavirus Distortion

By BY JEREMY W. PETERS U.S. Sean Hannity, Rush Limbaugh and other right-wing commentators turned a pandemic into a battle of us-vs.-them — the kind of battle President Trump has waged for much of his life. New York Times News and News Media, Rumors and Misinformation, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Propaganda April 1, 2020 at 11:55PM

Remembering the Neediest During the Coronavirus Pandemic

By BY AIMÉE HARRIS Reader Center Through The Times’s Neediest Cases Fund, a new relief campaign will support organizations on the front lines of serving those affected by the virus. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Philanthropy April 1, 2020 at 11:45PM

Trump’s Friend He Says Has Coronavirus Is a New York Developer

By BY MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. Stanley Chera, 78, is hospitalized and believed to be in a coma. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Politics and Government April 1, 2020 at 11:42PM

A Month of Coronavirus in New York City: See the Hardest Hit Areas

By BY LARRY BUCHANAN, JUGAL K. PATEL, BRIAN M. ROSENTHAL AND ANJALI SINGHVI New York New data released by the city shows that lower-income neighborhoods have been most affected by the virus. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Hospitals, Emergency Medical Treatment April 1, 2020 at 11:39PM

Coronavirus Battle Creates a Global ‘Free-for-All’ to Find Masks

By BY KEITH BRADSHER Business Traders scour factories and warehouses, find planes and pilots and look for buyers as hospitals and governments beg for protective gear. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Masks, Protective Clothing and Gear, Factories and Manufacturing, Medical Devices, Freight (Cargo), International Trade and World Market April 1, 2020 at 07:00AM

Your Learning Space

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network Now that schools have closed, have you created a space for learning in your home? New York Times April 1, 2020 at 07:00AM

They Made a New Life in the U.S. The Coronavirus Sent Them Fleeing.

By BY ISABELLA KWAI AND LIVIA ALBECK-RIPKA World Expatriates, especially in New York, have abandoned the lives they built over fear of the inequalities in the American health care system. New York Times Health Insurance and Managed Care, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Immigration and Emigration, Careers and Professions April 1, 2020 at 06:52AM

Empire State Building Coronavirus Tribute Rang a False Alarm, Fallon Jokes

By BY TRISH BENDIX Arts “The Tonight Show” host said New Yorkers thought the flashing red-and-white light display “meant Target finally got a shipment of toilet paper.” New York Times April 1, 2020 at 06:23AM

Word + Quiz: limn

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network This word has appeared in eight articles on in the past year. New York Times April 1, 2020 at 06:00AM