Showing posts from May 1, 2020

With No Kentucky Derby, Live and Virtual Substitutes Emerge

By BY JOE DRAPE Sports The Kentucky Derby was originally scheduled for Saturday. An animated race airing on NBC may be the most prominent replacement, even though horses will race elsewhere in the country. New York Times Horse Racing, Triple Crown (Horse Racing), Arkansas Derby (Horse Race), Kentucky Derby May 2, 2020 at 05:00AM

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Beanpole’ and ‘The Half of It’

By BY SARA ARIDI Arts A gripping historical drama comes to Mubi, while a coming-of-age tale streams on Netflix. New York Times Movies, Television May 2, 2020 at 05:00AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Approves Emergency Use of Antiviral Drug

By Unknown Author World Remdesivir, a drug that failed against Ebola and hepatitis, has received approval to treat Covid-19. The Trump administration is taking a harder stance against China. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) May 2, 2020 at 04:03AM

May Day

By Unknown Author Briefing Friday New York Times May 2, 2020 at 03:51AM

Corrections: May 2, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Saturday, May 2, 2020. New York Times May 2, 2020 at 03:03AM

Photos of Life Transformed by a Pandemic

By BY THE NEW YORK TIMES U.S. People are seeking a bit of normalcy as governments wrestle with the shutdowns aimed at curbing the spread of the coronavirus. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) May 2, 2020 at 02:55AM

Trump Moves to Replace Watchdog Who Identified Critical Medical Shortages

By BY PETER BAKER U.S. The president announced the nomination of an inspector general for the Department of Health and Human Services, who, if confirmed, would replace an acting official whose report embarrassed Mr. Trump. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Appointments and Executive Changes, United States Politics and Government, Trump-Ukraine Whistle-Blower Complaint and Impeachment Inquiry, Inspectors General May 2, 2020 at 02:50AM

Quotation of the Day: Risky New Phase Brings Discord and Unease

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Saturday, May 2, 2020. New York Times May 2, 2020 at 02:20AM


By BY CAITLIN LOVINGER Crosswords & Games Paolo Pasco’s Saturday puzzle protects its mysteries. New York Times Crossword Puzzles May 2, 2020 at 01:40AM

Investigate Tara Reade’s Allegations

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion Americans deserve to know more about a sexual assault accusation against the likely Democratic Party nominee. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, United States Politics and Government, Sexual Harassment May 2, 2020 at 01:20AM

What Does Modern Love Mean in a Pandemic?

By BY DANIEL JONES AND MIYA LEE Reader Center At first we thought the column could be a break from the coronavirus. A flood of submissions told us that wasn’t possible. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Love (Emotion), Dating and Relationships, Podcasts May 2, 2020 at 01:14AM

Joe Biden and the Presumption of Innocence

By BY BRET STEPHENS Opinion Being heard is not, and should never be, the same thing as being believed. New York Times #MeToo Movement, Sexual Harassment May 2, 2020 at 01:10AM

Native American Tribes Sue Treasury Over Stimulus Aid as They Feud Over Funding

By BY MARK WALKER AND EMILY COCHRANE U.S. A dispute among native populations over $8 billion in federal coronavirus relief has delayed aid to tribes that are among the hardest-hit by Covid-19. New York Times Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (2020), Native Americans, United States Politics and Government, Federal Aid (US), Alaska Natives, United States Economy May 2, 2020 at 01:04AM

A pesar del aumento de empleados contagiados, Estados Unidos presiona a México para que permita que las plantas estadounidenses sigan abiertas

By BY NATALIE KITROEFF en Español Empresas multinacionales con fábricas en México han permanecido abiertas, incluso después de que se presentaron casos del coronavirus en sus instalaciones. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Shutdowns (Institutional), Deaths (Fatalities), International Trade and World Market, Factories and Manufacturing, Labor and Jobs, Politics and Government, United States International Relations, United States Politics and Government May 2, 2020 at 01:03AM

Judge Vacates Oil and Gas Leases on 145,000 Acres in Montana

By BY CORAL DAVENPORT Climate A federal judge, rapping the Trump administration for its weak environmental assessments, has vacated hundreds of oil and gas leases across a large swath of Montana. New York Times Global Warming, Environment, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Oil (Petroleum) and Gasoline, United States Politics and Government, Decisions and Verdicts, Air Pollution May 2, 2020 at 12:19AM

Who Knows Where the Time Goes

By BY ROGER COHEN Opinion We are all in a box, and in those boxes we are grieving. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Grief (Emotion) May 1, 2020 at 11:59PM

Wild Ideas to Bring Back Sports Might Say More About Cities Than Leagues

By BY KEVIN DRAPER Sports MGM Resorts International, in hard-hit Las Vegas, has proposed audacious plans to the leagues to come back in a quarantined environment. New York Times Gambling, Casinos, Quarantines, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) May 1, 2020 at 11:53PM

‘No One Needs Botox in a Pandemic.’ But Some in Beverly Hills Are Now Getting It.

By BY SHAWN HUBLER U.S. The city on Tuesday rescinded a moratorium on elective surgery, clearing the way for some cosmetic surgeons to reopen. New York Times Surgery and Surgeons, Plastic Surgery, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Botox (Drug) May 1, 2020 at 11:50PM

U.S. Women’s Soccer Team’s Equal Pay Demands Are Dismissed by Judge

By BY ANDREW DAS Sports The players’ claims about unequal working conditions can continue, but the ruling was a serious blow to a yearslong campaign for equal pay by the women. New York Times Soccer, Decisions and Verdicts, Discrimination May 1, 2020 at 11:45PM