Showing posts from April 6, 2020

The State of Things

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Trent Evans wanders around and offers us some good advice. New York Times Crossword Puzzles April 7, 2020 at 02:00AM

Our Best Easter Recipes

By BY MARGAUX LASKEY Food Here’s what to cook when you’ve had your fill of chocolate bunnies. New York Times Cooking and Cookbooks, Recipes, Easter and Holy Week April 7, 2020 at 01:59AM

In Korea, Watching ‘Tiger King’ and Training for Baseball Alone

By BY TYLER KEPNER Sports Foreign players in the Korean Baseball Organization who went home during the peak of South Korea’s outbreak are self-isolating as the league aims to resume exhibitions later this month. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Baseball April 7, 2020 at 01:55AM

Our Best Passover Recipes

By BY MARGAUX LASKEY Food Here are all of the recipes you need for your Passover feast. New York Times Cooking and Cookbooks, Recipes, Passover April 7, 2020 at 01:50AM

Chad’s Ex-president, Sentenced to Life, Given Temporary Reprieve From Prison

By BY RUTH MACLEAN World Hissène Habré, the former president of Chad who was convicted of crimes against humanity, was freed from his prison cell for 60 days for humanitarian reasons. New York Times Politics and Government, Human Rights and Human Rights Violations, War Crimes, Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 7, 2020 at 01:46AM

Trump’s Aggressive Advocacy of Malaria Drug for Treating Coronavirus Divides Medical Community

By BY PETER BAKER, KATIE ROGERS, DAVID ENRICH AND MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. While Dr. Anthony Fauci has urged caution in using hydroxychloroquine, some doctors are prescribing it to patients who have the virus despite the fact it has never been tested for it. New York Times Hydroxychloroquine (Drug), United States Politics and Government, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) April 7, 2020 at 01:40AM

Body of Kennedy Family Member Found in Chesapeake Bay

By BY MARIA CRAMER, MICHAEL LEVENSON AND NEIL VIGDOR U.S. Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean and her 8-year-old son drifted into the bay after paddling out in a canoe to retrieve a ball. Her body was recovered on Monday evening. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 7, 2020 at 01:06AM

Supreme Court Blocks Extended Voting in Wisconsin

By BY ADAM LIPTAK U.S. The 5-to-4 ruling was the court’s first in a dispute arising from the coronavirus pandemic, and suggested it may struggle to maintain an image of nonpartisanship as election disputes arise this year. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Absentee Voting, Primaries and Caucuses April 7, 2020 at 12:46AM

Red States Are Exploiting Coronavirus to Ban Abortion

By BY MICHELLE GOLDBERG Opinion For autocrats everywhere, the crisis is a chance to restrict rights. New York Times Abortion, States (US), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Medical Devices, Women and Girls, Epidemics, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Governors (US), Roe v Wade (Supreme Court Decision) April 7, 2020 at 12:29AM

Australian Court Overturns Sex Abuse Conviction of Cardinal George Pell

By BY LIVIA ALBECK-RIPKA AND DAMIEN CAVE World The cardinal was the highest-ranking Roman Catholic leader ever found guilty of sexually abusing children. New York Times Child Abuse and Neglect, Priests April 7, 2020 at 12:20AM

Wisconsin Election Fight Heralds a National Battle Over Virus-Era Voting

By BY ASTEAD W. HERNDON AND JIM RUTENBERG U.S. The state stands as a first test case in what could potentially be the biggest voting rights clash since the passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Voting and Voters, Voter Registration and Requirements, Absentee Voting, Primaries and Caucuses April 7, 2020 at 12:01AM

¿Dónde está Daniel Ortega? El líder de Nicaragua no aparece en público

By BY FRANCES ROBLES en Español El gobierno nicaragüense ha promovido eventos públicos masivos, a pesar del coronavirus. Pero el propio presidente ha estado visiblemente ausente durante 25 días. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines April 6, 2020 at 11:46PM

Quotation of the Day: Fired for Alerting Congress of Whistle-Blower, He Urges Others ‘to Bravely Speak Up’

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Tuesday, April 7, 2020. New York Times April 6, 2020 at 11:45PM

Wisconsin Votes Tomorrow. In Person.

By BY LISA LERER U.S. The state’s Supreme Court ruled against the governor’s last-minute effort to delay the election. New York Times Primaries and Caucuses, United States Politics and Government, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Presidential Election of 2020, States (US), Absentee Voting April 6, 2020 at 11:44PM

Corrections: April 7, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. New York Times April 6, 2020 at 11:42PM

An On-the-Nose Easter Bunny

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food An Oregon chocolatier has created the Covid Bunny, a solid chocolate Easter treat dressed for these quarantine times. New York Times Cooking and Cookbooks, Masks, Chocolate, Easter and Holy Week, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines April 6, 2020 at 11:39PM

Beans, Ready to Eat

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food A Dozen Cousins makes single-serve packs of spiced beans, in three varieties, that just require heat to serve. New York Times Cooking and Cookbooks, Beans April 6, 2020 at 11:37PM

Hollywood Reporter’s Top Editor Exits After Dispute With Publisher

By BY NICOLE SPERLING Business Matthew Belloni’s departure takes the staff by surprise. He clashed with his bosses, who run a prominent film and TV studio, over coverage of the entertainment industry. New York Times Appointments and Executive Changes, News and News Media, Ethics and Official Misconduct April 6, 2020 at 11:32PM

You Can Take Hard Times to Go

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food A cocktail from Feast in the East Village features a springtime gin. If you can’t make it to the restaurant, you can mix it at home. New York Times Rhubarb, Gin (Liquor), Cooking and Cookbooks, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines April 6, 2020 at 11:31PM

Racks of Lamb for Celebrations

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food D’Artagnan will throw in some olive oil from a French movie star if you buy in threes. New York Times Lamb, Cooking and Cookbooks, Oils and Fats, Shopping and Retail April 6, 2020 at 11:29PM

Will Wisconsin Be the Last Stand for Bernie Sanders?

By BY SYDNEY EMBER U.S. If Mr. Sanders suffers another big loss there on Tuesday, it is certain to intensify the growing calls for him to exit the Democratic presidential race. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Endorsements, Presidential Election of 2016, United States Politics and Government, Primaries and Caucuses April 6, 2020 at 11:29PM

Meet the ‘Orange Wine’ of Vinegars

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food A skin-contact vinegar made in the Friuli region of Italy is a worthy addition to your cupboard. New York Times Vinegar April 6, 2020 at 11:27PM

Buy Your Favorite Restaurant’s Merch

By BY FLORENCE FABRICANT Food A new site is a one-stop shop for T-shirts, books and other items from more than a dozen New York restaurants. New York Times Restaurants, Shopping and Retail April 6, 2020 at 11:25PM

Trump Is Gutting Our Democracy While We’re Dealing with Coronavirus

By BY NOAH BOOKBINDER Opinion The president’s firing of the intelligence watchdog who validated the Ukraine whistle-blower complaint is his latest threat to the rule of law. New York Times Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (2020), Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, United States Politics and Government, Whistle-Blowers April 6, 2020 at 09:00AM

Democratic Committee Plans $22 Millon in YouTube Ads This Fall

By BY REID J. EPSTEIN U.S. The expenditure is the largest any Democratic organization has spent on general election advertising so far, and far more than the party reserved at a comparable point in 2016. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Political Advertising April 6, 2020 at 09:00AM

She Cleans for Affluent Upper East Siders. Will They Make Her Sick?

By BY ANNIE CORREAL AND KIMIKO DE FREYTAS-TAMURA New York Housekeepers and nannies are often undocumented immigrants. As coronavirus rages, many must weigh the risk of working against the risk of unemployment. New York Times Illegal Immigration, Domestic Service, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Immigration and Emigration April 6, 2020 at 09:00AM

Lesson of the Day: ‘This Sculpture Holds a Decades-Old C.I.A. Mystery. And Now, Another Clue.’

By BY NICOLE DANIELS The Learning Network In this lesson, students will learn about attempts made to decode the sculpture Kryptos. Then, they will try some decoding on their own, or learn about historical code breakers. New York Times Cryptography, Codes and Ciphers April 6, 2020 at 08:00AM

The Coronavirus Inflicts Its Own Kind of Terror

By BY STEVEN ERLANGER World The virus generates much the same fear and anxiety caused by terrorism, but it is brought by nature, not by humans. And it demands a different response: staying alone. New York Times Terrorism, Politics and Government, September 11 (2001), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Paris Attacks (November 2015) April 6, 2020 at 07:00AM

U.S. Will Give Terrorist Label to White Supremacist Group for First Time

By BY CHARLIE SAVAGE, ADAM GOLDMAN AND ERIC SCHMITT U.S. The designation of the Russian Imperial Movement reflects growing concerns among U.S. officials about violent white supremacists with transnational links. New York Times Terrorism, Whites, Fringe Groups and Movements, Neo Nazi Groups, Embargoes and Sanctions, United States Politics and Government, United States International Relations April 6, 2020 at 07:00AM

In a Time of Need, We Turn to Sister Jean

By BY JEFF ARNOLD Sports Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt, the college basketball celebrity of 2018, has her own take on an N.C.A.A. tournament undone by calamity. New York Times Basketball (College), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 6, 2020 at 07:00AM

European Banks Prepared for a Crisis. But Not This One.

By BY JACK EWING Business The financial impact of the coronavirus surpasses the old worst-case scenarios, threatening a credit crunch or even a new financial crisis. New York Times Banking and Financial Institutions, European Sovereign Debt Crisis (2010- ), Regulation and Deregulation of Industry, Credit and Debt, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Recession and Depression April 6, 2020 at 07:00AM

Closed and Without March Madness Bets, Sports Betting Faces New Pressures

By BY ALAN BLINDER AND KEVIN DRAPER Sports Sports betting was poised for a big moment. Then the coronavirus pandemic led to closed casinos and the cancellation of the N.C.A.A. basketball tournaments. New York Times Gambling, Casinos, Basketball (College), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 6, 2020 at 07:00AM

Word + Quiz: bandy

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network This word has appeared in five articles on in the past year. New York Times April 6, 2020 at 06:00AM