Showing posts from April 4, 2020

What’s on TV Sunday: ‘World on Fire’ and ‘Our Country’

By BY SARA ARIDI Arts A World War II series debuts on PBS, and, in place of the ACM Awards, country artists perform acoustic sets from their homes. New York Times Movies, Television April 5, 2020 at 05:00AM

Quotation of the Day: ‘10 Years of Change in One Week’: Telemedicine on Fast Track in Britain

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Sunday, April 5, 2020. New York Times April 5, 2020 at 04:30AM

Corrections: April 5, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Sunday, April 5, 2020. New York Times April 5, 2020 at 04:26AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Warns of ‘a Lot of Death’ While Revisiting Easter Services

By Unknown Author World The president veered from grim warnings to baseless assurances in a single news conference as he predicted a surging death toll in what may be “the toughest week” of the coronavirus pandemic. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 5, 2020 at 04:14AM

The Rising Heroes of the Coronavirus Era? Nations’ Top Nerds

By BY MATINA STEVIS-GRIDNEFF World Scientists in Europe are becoming household names, fulfilling societies’ emotional and practical need for the truth. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Science and Technology, Research, Celebrities April 5, 2020 at 04:01AM

Coronavirus Strands China’s Students, in a Dilemma for Beijing

By BY ALEXANDRA STEVENSON AND TIFFANY MAY World The government fears returnees who have been studying abroad could worsen the outbreak. But leaving them hanging risks making the authorities look like they can’t protect people. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Airlines and Airplanes, United States International Relations, Foreign Students (in US), Colleges and Universities, Evacuations and Evacuees April 5, 2020 at 04:01AM

Larissa Garbade, Jacob Yosafat

By Unknown Author Fashion The couple met in 2017 through the dating app JSwipe. New York Times Weddings and Engagements April 5, 2020 at 04:00AM

Jamie Fishkin, Seth Faber

By Unknown Author Fashion They knew each other since they were in the same toddler playgroup in Great Neck, N.Y. New York Times Weddings and Engagements April 5, 2020 at 04:00AM

Daniel Bering, Robert Strain

By Unknown Author Fashion The couple met in 2016 in San Francisco through the dating app Tinder. New York Times Weddings and Engagements April 5, 2020 at 04:00AM

Michelle Recto, Kevin Kulshrestha

By Unknown Author Fashion The couple met at Washington University in St. Louis, from which each graduated. New York Times Weddings and Engagements April 5, 2020 at 04:00AM

Louis C.K. Drops a Comeback Special

By BY JASON ZINOMAN Arts The streaming set is a shorter version of the show he toured last year, and was released the same day as Laugh Aid, a benefit for struggling comics. New York Times Comedy and Humor April 5, 2020 at 02:34AM

Trump Urges Coronavirus Patients to Take Unproven Drug

By BY DENISE GRADY AND ANDREA KANNAPELL Health He said the government was putting millions of doses of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine into an emergency stockpile even though it has not been approved for Covid-19 treatment. New York Times Hydroxychloroquine (Drug), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Stockpiling, Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) April 5, 2020 at 12:14AM

Ambassador Zero: A Virus’s Toll on U.S. Diplomats at Home and Abroad

By BY LARA JAKES U.S. State Department employees are vulnerable and stressed by the coronavirus as it sweeps around the world, prompting thousands of American citizens to return to the United States. New York Times United States International Relations, Diplomatic Service, Embassies and Consulates, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Politics and Government April 4, 2020 at 09:00AM

Modi Denies India Is Targeting Muslims. We Found a Different Reality.

By BY KARAN DEEP SINGH, EMMA COTT, NATALIE RENEAU AND SUHASINI RAJ World How can someone who’s lived for years as a citizen of India, suddenly be declared illegal? Whistle-blowers told us how Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s party is making Muslims stateless. New York Times Politics and Government, Citizenship and Naturalization, Discrimination, Muslims and Islam April 4, 2020 at 09:00AM

How a Chinese-American Novelist Wrote Herself Into the Wild West

By BY CONCEPCIÓN DE LEÓN Books C Pam Zhang’s debut, “How Much of These Hills Is Gold,” is one of several new or forthcoming books by Asian-American writers set in a period that historically hasn’t recognized them. New York Times Writing and Writers, Books and Literature, Chinese-Americans, Asian-Americans April 4, 2020 at 09:00AM

For the Asking, Quarantine-Approved Dates

By BY PATRICE PECK Fashion For couples who are self-quarantined together or practicing social distancing apart because of the coronavirus, dancing, cooking and gaming are just a few ways to spend some quality time. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Dating and Relationships, Games, Quarantines, Marriages April 4, 2020 at 09:00AM

Memories of the 1918 Pandemic From Those Who Survived

By BY THE NEW YORK TIMES U.S. Oral histories tell the stories of “garages full of caskets” during an influenza strain that killed at least a half-million Americans. New York Times Epidemics, Influenza April 4, 2020 at 09:00AM

Telemedicine Arrives in the U.K.: ‘10 Years of Change in One Week’

By BY BENJAMIN MUELLER World With the coronavirus pandemic turning doctors’ offices into no-go zones, family physicians are now doing much of their consultations online or by telephone. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Telemedicine, Doctors April 4, 2020 at 07:13AM

The $200 Million the Olympics Postponement Took From Team U.S.A.

By BY ANDREW KEH AND MATTHEW FUTTERMAN Sports The Summer Olympics in Tokyo have been postponed a year. That means nearly $200 million in funding, which American athletes depend on for living and training expenses, likely won’t arrive until next August. New York Times Olympic Games (2020), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 4, 2020 at 07:00AM