Showing posts from May 7, 2020

A Voracious Reader Takes Drastic Measures After Running Out of Books

By BY BROOKE BARKER Books For a grandmother who can read a book in two hours, lockdown has presented some obstacles. New York Times May 8, 2020 at 05:07AM

What’s on TV Friday: ‘The Eddy’ and the Los Angeles Philharmonic

By BY GABE COHN Arts Netflix debuts a jazz-infused mini-series by Jack Thorne. And footage of the Los Angeles Philharmonic’s recent centennial concert airs on PBS. New York Times Television, Movies May 8, 2020 at 05:00AM

U.S. Jobs Report to Offer Clearest Data Yet on Economic Toll: Live 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, Standard & Poor's 500-Stock Index, Stocks and Bonds May 8, 2020 at 04:10AM

Britain, Antibodies, Bundesliga: Your Friday Briefing

By BY VICTORIA SHANNON Briefing Here’s what you need to know. New York Times May 8, 2020 at 04:03AM

Coronavirus Live Updates: Australia Outlines Plan to Reopen Country by July

By Unknown Author World The government lays out a cautious plan that puts states and territories in control. And in Russia, oligarchs have become central to the country’s pandemic fight. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) May 8, 2020 at 04:01AM

Summer Is Coming, but the Virus Won’t Be Going

By BY JAMES GORMAN Health Whatever effect warm weather has on the coronavirus, it won’t be enough to safely drop social restrictions. New York Times your-feed-science, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Shutdowns (Institutional), Epidemics May 8, 2020 at 04:01AM

‘Valley Girl’ Review: A Jukebox Musical in the Key of Irony

By BY NATALIA WINKELMAN Movies A suburban fashionista falls for a Hollywood punk in this remake of the cult 1983 rom-com. New York Times Movies May 8, 2020 at 04:01AM

Mothering in a Newly Quiet World

By BY SHOSHANNAH STERN Style A deaf mother who uses sign language sees an expressive upside to the hush that has fallen over the land. New York Times Love (Emotion), Deafness, Disabilities, Sign Language, Parenting, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) May 8, 2020 at 04:00AM

G.O.P. Coronavirus Message: Economic Crisis Is a Green New Deal Preview

By BY LISA FRIEDMAN Climate As the economy melts down, embattled conservatives are testing a political response: saying Democratic climate policies would bring similar pain. New York Times Global Warming, Environment, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Presidential Election of 2020, Green New Deal, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Economy May 8, 2020 at 03:44AM

Corrections: May 8, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Friday, May 8, 2020. New York Times May 8, 2020 at 03:21AM

Quotation of the Day: A Knock at the Door: Invaluable for Turnout, Improbable in 2020

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Friday, May 8, 2020 New York Times May 8, 2020 at 03:04AM

New York Man Charged with Fraud Over Coronavirus Home Tests

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. Henry Gindt II, 34, shipped stolen test kits to several customers, who never received the results despite spending as much as $200 per test, the authorities said. New York Times Frauds and Swindling, Tests (Medical), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Laboratories and Scientific Equipment, Telemedicine, Quarantines May 8, 2020 at 02:42AM

Billing Partner

By BY CAITLIN LOVINGER Crosswords & Games Daniel Larsen is back with some blasts from our past. New York Times Crossword Puzzles, Comic Books and Strips May 8, 2020 at 01:40AM

‘Never Seen Anything Like This’: Experts Question Dropping of Flynn Prosecution

By BY CHARLIE SAVAGE U.S. Abandoning the case is the latest step in a pattern of dismantling the work of the Russia investigators. A former prosecutor likened it to eating the department from the inside out. New York Times Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates, Presidential Election of 2016, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel), Presidential Election of 2020 May 8, 2020 at 12:54AM

N.F.L. Releases 2020 Schedule Even as Start Remains in Doubt

By BY BEN SHPIGEL Sports The league is moving forward with plans to open its season on Sept. 10. New York Times Football, Draft and Recruitment (Sports) May 8, 2020 at 12:45AM

2 Suspects Charged With Murder in Ahmaud Arbery Killing

By BY NICHOLAS BOGEL-BURROUGHS U.S. Gregory McMichael and Travis McMichael were arrested in connection with the shooting of Mr. Arbery, which had led to protests in Georgia. New York Times Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides May 8, 2020 at 12:26AM

De Blasio Strips Control of Virus Tracing From Health Department

By BY J. DAVID GOODMAN, WILLIAM K. RASHBAUM AND JEFFERY C. MAYS New York Several leading health officials expressed serious concerns over the transfer of the city’s contact tracing efforts to the Health and Hospitals agency, a departure from current and past practice. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Tests (Medical), Epidemics, Medicine and Health May 8, 2020 at 12:21AM

Don’t Forget, Michael Flynn Pleaded Guilty. Twice.

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion Even President Trump has said his former national security adviser lied to the F.B.I. New York Times Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates, Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel) May 8, 2020 at 12:06AM

White House Rattled by a Military Aide’s Positive Coronavirus Test

By BY MICHAEL CROWLEY AND MICHAEL D. SHEAR U.S. President Trump said he and Vice President Mike Pence, as well as the White House staff, would now be tested on a daily basis. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Tests (Medical), World War II (1939-45), White House Building (Washington, DC) May 7, 2020 at 11:41PM

Report Paints Scathing Picture of Nursing Home Where 17 Bodies Piled Up

By BY TRACEY TULLY AND MATTHEW GOLDSTEIN New York Members of the National Guard will disinfect the New Jersey home, where residents were placed in “immediate jeopardy,” a federal review found. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Nursing Homes, Elderly, Elder Care, Reserves (Military) May 7, 2020 at 11:29PM

Coronavirus Briefing: What Happened Today

By BY PATRICK J. LYONS U.S. The White House rejected C.D.C. guidelines for reopening, and states ignored White House criteria. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) May 7, 2020 at 11:29PM