Showing posts from April 22, 2020

food prep

By Unknown Author Briefing food prep New York Times April 23, 2020 at 04:03AM

Coronavirus World News: U.S. Blames China for Fake Warnings of a Lockdown

By Unknown Author World American intelligence officers told The New York Times that Chinese operatives helped push messages — on social media and via text messages — that falsely warned of a lockdown in the United States. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 23, 2020 at 04:01AM

Executive Order Halting New Green Cards Includes Exceptions

By BY ZOLAN KANNO-YOUNGS U.S. The order will affect thousands of people seeking to immigrate to the United States, but it does not apply to immigrants already in the country, nor to those seeking temporary visas. New York Times Green Cards (US), Immigration and Emigration, Foreign Workers, Illegal Immigration, Executive Orders and Memorandums April 23, 2020 at 02:49AM

Texas Allows Abortions to Resume During Coronavirus Pandemic

By BY SABRINA TAVERNISE U.S. After weeks of wrangling in the courts, the state eased the restrictions on some surgical procedures, including abortion. New York Times Abortion, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 23, 2020 at 02:29AM

Quotation of the Day: A New Disaster Looms for a Battered Nation

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Thursday, April 23, 2020. New York Times April 23, 2020 at 02:19AM

Trump’s Scientists Push Back on His Claim That Virus May Not Return This Fall

By BY KATIE ROGERS U.S. The president has continued to broadcast his personal hopes for the coronavirus, questioning its ability to last into the fall and winter. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Politics and Government, Epidemics April 23, 2020 at 02:14AM

¿Cómo será nuestra nueva vida normal? Tenemos algunas pistas

By BY MAX FISHER en Español El miedo a los demás puede persistir mucho después de que termine la pandemia del coronavirus. Pero también puede haber un nuevo sentido de comunidad. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines, Anxiety and Stress, Emotions, Psychology and Psychologists, Altruism, Sociology April 23, 2020 at 02:01AM

Mythical Matchmaker

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Yacob Yonas and Erik Agard collaborate on a puzzle that’s on the move. New York Times Crossword Puzzles April 23, 2020 at 02:00AM

Trump Criticizes Georgia Governor for Decision to Reopen State

By BY RICK ROJAS U.S. “I think it’s too soon,” said the president, who joined several mayors in questioning Gov. Brian Kemp, a Republican, who had said some businesses could resume on Friday. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 23, 2020 at 01:14AM

The Met Announces Dozens of Layoffs as Potential Losses Swell to $150 Million

By BY ZACHARY SMALL Arts The museum had also initially hoped to reopen in July, but said it is likely to be later. New York Times Layoffs and Job Reductions, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Museums, Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (2020) April 23, 2020 at 12:55AM

Woods and Mickelson Set for a Charity Match With Brady and Manning

By BY BILL PENNINGTON Sports The location of the event was not disclosed, and discussions were said to be continuing about the safety of staging such a match in May during the coronavirus pandemic. New York Times Golf, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Philanthropy April 23, 2020 at 12:53AM

Banks Gave Richest Clients ‘Concierge Treatment’ for Pandemic Aid

By BY EMILY FLITTER AND STACY COWLEY Business Some businesses seeking coronavirus loans got to avoid flaky online portals or backed-up queues. Many other small businesses couldn’t get their loan requests submitted before the money dried up. New York Times Banking and Financial Institutions, Customer Relations, Small Business, High Net Worth Individuals, Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (2020), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 23, 2020 at 12:53AM

McConnell Says States Should Consider Bankruptcy, Rebuffing Calls for Aid

By BY CARL HULSE U.S. The majority leader’s comments drew a strong rebuke from Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo. New York Times States (US), United States Politics and Government, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Pensions and Retirement Plans, Federal Aid (US) April 23, 2020 at 12:51AM

Tornado Kills One in Southern Oklahoma

By BY MICHAEL LEVENSON U.S. Two factories in Marshall County were damaged as storms moved through the state. New York Times Tornadoes April 22, 2020 at 11:48PM

The Fear of Coronavirus and Flu Colliding in the Fall

By BY DENISE GRADY Health Even as the president plays down that possibility, the C.D.C. chief and other experts warn of a dual challenge. New York Times your-feed-science, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Influenza April 22, 2020 at 11:29PM

Corrections: April 23, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Thursday, April 23, 2020. New York Times April 23, 2020 at 12:31AM

Covid-19, Confusion and Uncertainty

By BY CHARLES M. BLOW Opinion It will be a difficult road back to any kind of normal living. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Funerals and Memorials, Education (K-12), Videophones and Videoconferencing, Social Media, Hygiene and Cleanliness, Real Estate and Housing (Residential) April 23, 2020 at 12:25AM

Coronavirus Briefing: What Happened Today

By BY PATRICK J. LYONS U.S. A death in early February suggests that the virus was already circulating in the U.S. while officials were still focused on quarantining travelers. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 23, 2020 at 12:24AM

Mutineers, Raise Your Hands

By BY GAIL COLLINS Opinion Almost every movie reminds Trump of … something it’s not. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Quarantines, Governors (US), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 23, 2020 at 12:18AM

Health Dept. Doctor Says Doubts on Hydroxychloroquine Led to His Ouster

By BY MICHAEL D. SHEAR AND MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. Dr. Rick Bright was abruptly dismissed this week as the director of the Department of Health and Human Services’ Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority. New York Times Hydroxychloroquine (Drug), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Chloroquine (Drug), United States Politics and Government April 23, 2020 at 12:14AM

‘What Do You Have to Lose?’ How Trump Has Promoted Malaria Drug

By BY THE NEW YORK TIMES U.S. President Trump has pushed a malaria drug, hydroxychloroquine, as a treatment for coronavirus patients. A recent study found that patients taking it had higher death rates compared with those who did not. New York Times Hydroxychloroquine (Drug), Quarantines, United States Politics and Government, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 23, 2020 at 12:14AM

Brothers Who Hoarded 17,700 Hand Sanitizer Bottles Avoid Fine After Donating Supplies

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. Matt and Noah Colvin reached a settlement this week with the Tennessee attorney general in the widely publicized price-gouging case. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Stockpiling, Executive Orders and Memorandums, Cleansers, Detergents and Soaps, Price Gouging April 23, 2020 at 12:00AM

Covid-19 Threatens Global Safety Net

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion Developing nations will need help with the economic and public health disruptions from coronavirus. But institutions designed to help are being hobbled. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Epidemics, United States Politics and Government, International Trade and World Market, Third World and Developing Countries April 22, 2020 at 11:59PM