Showing posts from April 23, 2020

Word + Quiz: castanets

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network This word has appeared in six articles on in the past year. New York Times April 24, 2020 at 06:00AM

Late Night Feels for Doctors Working Under Trump

By BY TRISH BENDIX Arts “Their only option is to play dumb and hope Trump gets distracted by a Filet-O-Fish or something,” Jimmy Kimmel joked Thursday night. New York Times April 24, 2020 at 05:44AM

Watching America in Horror From a Curve-Flattened Australia

By BY BESHA RODELL World There’s an extreme emotional dissonance in feelings of gratitude for Australia’s relative safety, when so many people I know and love are in the United States where things seem out of control. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 24, 2020 at 05:34AM

What’s on TV Friday: ‘Beastie Boys Story’ and ‘The Hottest August’

By BY GABE COHN Arts Two Beastie Boys ponder their past on Apple TV Plus. And other New Yorkers ponder their future in a documentary streaming on New York Times Television, Movies April 24, 2020 at 05:00AM

Science Offers Sunlight as Way to Tame Virus, and Trump Rushes Toward It

By BY WILLIAM J. BROAD AND DAN LEVIN Science At the White House briefing, the president touted an experiment from his administration and promoted more unproven treatments. New York Times Ultraviolet Light, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Cleansers, Detergents and Soaps, Sunlight April 24, 2020 at 04:39AM

Stock Markets Drop Across Asia: Live Updates

By Unknown Author Business The latest on stock market and business news during the coronavirus outbreak. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Standard & Poor's 500-Stock Index, Stocks and Bonds, United States Economy April 24, 2020 at 04:02AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: Australia and New Zealand are Quietly Beating Their Outbreaks

By Unknown Author World Collapsing oil prices are another unanticipated blow for Iran, which was already battling a severe outbreak and the economic impacts of American sanctions. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 24, 2020 at 04:01AM

These 2 Countries May Vanquish Coronavirus After Setting Politics Aside

By BY DAMIEN CAVE World Australia and New Zealand, led by political opposites, are converging on an extraordinary goal: eliminating the virus. Along the way, they’re restoring trust in democracy. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Politics and Government April 24, 2020 at 04:01AM

When It’s Either Your Ex, or Nobody, for Months

By BY SARAH ROSEN Style People have worse problems, but mine is having my boyfriend break up with me at the start of the pandemic. New York Times Love (Emotion), Dating and Relationships, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines April 24, 2020 at 04:00AM

Your Friday Briefing

By BY ISABELLA KWAI Briefing Coronavirus, Italy, Ramadan: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times April 24, 2020 at 03:27AM

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By Unknown Author Briefing pm sub New York Times April 24, 2020 at 03:22AM

Giants and Jets Take Offensive Tackles Early in the N.F.L. Draft

By BY DANIELLE ALLENTUCK Sports The Giants chose Georgia’s Andrew Thomas at No. 4, and the Jets drafted Mekhi Becton in the 11th spot. New York Times Football, Draft and Recruitment (Sports) April 24, 2020 at 02:28AM

Prepares for the Bar

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games John Guzzetta opens our solving weekend. New York Times Crossword Puzzles April 24, 2020 at 02:00AM

Corrections: April 24, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Friday, April 24, 2020. New York Times April 24, 2020 at 01:55AM

Bodies of 2 Transgender Women Found in Badly Burned Car in Puerto Rico

By BY MICHAEL LEVENSON AND SANDRA E. GARCIA U.S. Activists said that the women, who were from New York City, were the third and fourth transgender people to be killed in Puerto Rico in the last two months. New York Times Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Hate Crimes, Transgender and Transsexuals, Homosexuality and Bisexuality, Women and Girls, Discrimination April 24, 2020 at 01:28AM

Coronavirus Briefing: What Happened Today

By BY PATRICK J. LYONS U.S. With evidence mounting that the coronavirus was circulating undetected for weeks, Americans are wondering whether they may already have had Covid-19 and not known it. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 24, 2020 at 12:39AM

House to Examine Ouster of Health Official Who Doubted Drugs Trump Pushed

By BY MAGGIE HABERMAN, SHERYL GAY STOLBERG AND KENNETH P. VOGEL U.S. The chairwoman of the Energy and Commerce health subcommittee said she planned to hold hearings on Rick Bright’s dismissal as the head of an agency helping to develop a coronavirus vaccine. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Drugs (Pharmaceuticals), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Appointments and Executive Changes April 24, 2020 at 12:30AM

When Trump Is Watching, Governors’ Decisions Are Never Open-and-Shut

By BY RICHARD FAUSSET AND RICK ROJAS U.S. The president’s criticism of Gov. Brian Kemp of Georgia, a Republican reopening the state amid a viral pandemic, sent a confusing message to governors considering similar moves. New York Times Governors (US), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) April 23, 2020 at 11:55PM