Showing posts from April 14, 2020

What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Mrs. America’ and ‘The Main Event’

By BY GABE COHN Arts Cate Blanchett stars in a new mini-series on Hulu. And a family comedy on Netflix centers on an 11-year-old wrestler. New York Times Television, Movies April 15, 2020 at 05:00AM

M.L.B. Employees Become the Subjects of a Huge Coronavirus Study

By BY JAMES WAGNER Sports The testing, which will screen for antibodies in workers, is intended to provide a better understanding of how many people in various parts of America have been infected. New York Times Tests (Medical), Baseball, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Research April 15, 2020 at 04:57AM

Stimulus Checks Will Include Trump’s Name: Live Business Updates

By Unknown Author Business The latest on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Economy, Stocks and Bonds, Standard & Poor's 500-Stock Index April 15, 2020 at 04:09AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Suspends U.S. Funds for W.H.O.

By Unknown Author World President Trump, stung by criticism of his administration’s response, blamed the health body for mismanaging the crisis. Globally, more than 125,000 have died, and confirmed infections are nearing 2 million. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Travel Warnings, Medicine and Health, Quarantines, Epidemics April 15, 2020 at 04:07AM

Your Wednesday Briefing

By BY ISABELLA KWAI Briefing Coronavirus, Britain’s death toll, W.H.O.: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times April 15, 2020 at 03:59AM

Corrections: April 15, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Wednesday, April 15, 2020. New York Times April 15, 2020 at 02:41AM

Quotation of the Day: In a Rising Food Crisis, Drawing On Survival Skills

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Wednesday, April 15, 2020. New York Times April 15, 2020 at 02:40AM

Getting a Stimulus Check? Trump’s Signature Will Be on It

By BY ALAN RAPPEPORT U.S. The decision to have President Trump’s name appear on the checks is a break in protocol. New York Times United States Politics and Government, United States Economy, Banking and Financial Institutions April 15, 2020 at 02:39AM

Trump Announces His ‘Opening the Country’ Council

By BY ANNIE KARNI AND MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. He read off dozens of prominent names from Wall Street, Silicon Valley and the sports world. At least one person on the list was surprised to be on it. New York Times Unemployment Insurance April 15, 2020 at 02:27AM

C.D.C. Says More Than 9,000 Health Care Workers Have Contracted Coronavirus

By BY DAVID WALDSTEIN Health The agency says the number is likely to grow as more information about patients’ occupational status is made available. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Protective Clothing and Gear, Hospitals, Labor and Jobs April 15, 2020 at 02:07AM

Mythical Beast

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games John-Clark Levin makes his New York Times Crossword debut, ably assisted by Jeff Chen. New York Times Crossword Puzzles April 15, 2020 at 02:00AM

When the Masks Appeared, the Neighborhood Went Quiet

By BY JOAN CHIVERTON New York The various masks of the Upper West Side New York Times Shutdowns (Institutional), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 15, 2020 at 01:19AM

Coronavirus: controla tus temores

By BY JANE E. BRODY en Español Existen importantes razones de salud para reducir la ansiedad excesiva que puede acompañar a esta amenaza viral. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Anxiety and Stress, Vaccination and Immunization, Mental Health and Disorders April 15, 2020 at 12:31AM

Hank Steinbrenner, the Yankees Owner Who Kept a Guitar in His Office

By BY JAMES WAGNER Sports After George Steinbrenner’s older son died on Tuesday, people in baseball remembered him as a free-spirited character who once stepped aside from the Yankees to run the family’s horse farm. New York Times Baseball, Horses April 15, 2020 at 12:28AM

What’s an Essential Service in a Pandemic? The Post Office

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion From the census to the November election, the Postal Service is critical to American democracy. New York Times Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (2020), United States Politics and Government, Postal Service and Post Offices, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 15, 2020 at 12:24AM

Criticized for Pandemic Response, Trump Tries Shifting Blame to the W.H.O.

By BY MICHAEL D. SHEAR U.S. The president said he would halt funding for the organization because it caused “so much death” in the way it “pushed Chinese misinformation,” though he himself effusively praised China’s handling of the virus. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Politics and Government, Epidemics, Quarantines April 14, 2020 at 11:41PM

Trump’s Claim of Total Authority in Crisis Is Rejected Across Ideological Lines

By BY CHARLIE SAVAGE U.S. Trading barbs with governors about their powers over when to ease restrictions on society, the president made an assertion that lacks a basis in the Constitution or federal law. New York Times Presidents and Presidency (US), United States Politics and Government, Law and Legislation, Federal-State Relations (US), Defense Production Act, States (US), Constitution (US), Governors (US), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), War and Emergency Powers (US), Interstate Commerce April 14, 2020 at 11:29PM