Showing posts from April 9, 2020

New Trump Attack Ad Falsely Suggests Former Governor Is Chinese

By BY ANNIE KARNI U.S. The ad, which calls Joe Biden soft on China and includes an image of former Gov. Gary Locke of Washington, an Asian-American, comes at a time of rising xenophobia over the coronavirus. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Political Advertising, Chinese-Americans April 10, 2020 at 06:25AM

Word + Quiz: dowel

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network This word has appeared in one article on in the past year. New York Times April 10, 2020 at 06:00AM

Barr Defends Trump’s Dismissal of Intelligence Watchdog

By BY KATIE BENNER U.S. The president’s political enemies could face prosecution, Attorney General William P. Barr said in an interview on Fox News. New York Times Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, United States Politics and Government, Ethics and Official Misconduct, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Inspectors General, Whistle-Blowers April 10, 2020 at 05:52AM

Zhang Lifa, Veteran Who Worked on China’s Nuclear Program, Dies at 76

By BY THE NEW YORK TIMES Obituaries Mr. Zhang, like his father, felt an impulse to serve his country from a young age, but he paid a price from long-term exposure to radiation. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Defense and Military Forces April 10, 2020 at 05:51AM

What’s on TV Friday: ‘The Good Fight’ and ‘Les Misérables’

By BY GABE COHN Arts “The Good Fight” has returned on CBS All Access. And an acclaimed drama from Ladj Ly hits Amazon. New York Times Television, Movies April 10, 2020 at 05:00AM

OPEC Plan for Oil Output Disappoints Traders: Live Updates

By Unknown Author Business The latest on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak. New York Times Oil (Petroleum) and Gasoline, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Economy April 10, 2020 at 04:47AM

If You Can’t Go Outside, Read

By BY GRANT SNIDER Books The pleasures of staying indoors and curling up with a book, at a moment when it’s practically mandatory. New York Times April 10, 2020 at 04:39AM

E.U. Officials Agree on €540 Billion Loan Package, but Not Joint ‘Corona-Bonds’: Live Coverage

By Unknown Author World The U.N. Security Council held its first meeting on the pandemic, after months of disputes between China and the United States. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 10, 2020 at 04:01AM

Widow Walks Into Wall, Finds Hope

By BY BETTE ANN MOSKOWITZ Style After losing her husband on the eve of a pandemic, she anticipated despair but found resilience. Here’s why. New York Times Love (Emotion), Marriages, Deaths (Fatalities), Epidemics April 10, 2020 at 04:00AM

Quotation of the Day: Those Who Feed the U.S. Fear Their Lives Are Being Put at Risk

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Friday, April 10, 2020. New York Times April 10, 2020 at 03:55AM

Corrections: April 10, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Friday, April 10, 2020. New York Times April 10, 2020 at 03:54AM

Your Friday Briefing

By BY VICTORIA SHANNON Briefing Stimulus plan, coronavirus, Boris Johnson: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times April 10, 2020 at 03:33AM

Charlotte Figi, Who Helped Popularize CBD for Medical Use, Dies at 13

By BY SANDRA E. GARCIA U.S. Her mother said the cause was likely complications related to the coronavirus. New York Times Epilepsy, Seizures (Medical), Cannabis Foods and Products, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 10, 2020 at 03:03AM

Hanging on Every Word

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Byron Walden and the Crossword Tournament From Your Couch come to us. New York Times Crossword Puzzles April 10, 2020 at 02:00AM

‘How Do I Get Help?’ Dying Coronavirus Patient Asked Alexa

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. Lou Ann Dagen, 66, was one of six residents who died from the virus at one nursing home outside Grand Rapids, Mich., a spokesman for the center said. New York Times Elder Care, Nursing Homes, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 10, 2020 at 01:46AM

Plan for Cathedral Hospital Stalls Amid Concern Over Evangelical Role

By BY LIAM STACK New York Leaders of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in Manhattan were upset by the involvement of Samaritan’s Purse, led by the Rev. Franklin Graham. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Emergency Medical Treatment, Hospitals, Epidemics, Episcopal Church April 10, 2020 at 01:06AM

Overlooked No More: F.N. Souza, India’s Anti-Establishment Artist

By BY WILLIAM GRIMES Obituaries Souza, who started a collective of renegade artists in 1947, embraced the sacred and profane in erotically charged images. Several of his paintings fetched record auction prices for Indian art. New York Times Art, Politics and Government, Biographical Information April 10, 2020 at 12:49AM