Showing posts from May 16, 2020

Kathy Su, Eric Schultz

By Unknown Author Fashion The couple met in 2017 through OkCupid and had their first date at a whiskey bar in New York. New York Times Weddings and Engagements May 17, 2020 at 04:00AM

At Least 11 Firefighters Injured After Explosion in Downtown L.A.

By BY AIMEE ORTIZ U.S. The fire department said more than 230 firefighters responded to the scene. New York Times Fires and Firefighters, Accidents and Safety May 17, 2020 at 03:46AM

Where Ahmaud Arbery Ran, Neighbors Cast Wary Eyes

By BY RICHARD FAUSSET AND RICK ROJAS U.S. He took his final jog across a stretch of South Georgia marked by increasingly blurred racial boundary lines. New York Times Black People, Race and Ethnicity, Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Whites May 17, 2020 at 03:20AM

Ahmaud Arbery’s Final Minutes: What Videos and 911 Calls Show

By BY MALACHY BROWNE, DREW JORDAN, DMITRIY KHAVIN AND AINARA TIEFENTHÄLER U.S. Using security footage, cellphone video, 911 calls and police reports, The Times has reconstructed the 12 minutes before Ahmaud Arbery was shot dead in Georgia on Feb. 23. New York Times Black People, Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Racial Profiling, your-feed-visual-investigations May 17, 2020 at 03:18AM

Where New Yorkers Moved to Escape Coronavirus

By BY AZI PAYBARAH, MATTHEW BLOCH AND SCOTT REINHARD New York As some of New York's wealthiest neighborhoods emptied out, mail-forwarding requests show us where they went. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines May 17, 2020 at 03:09AM

Quotation of the Day: ‘I Can’t Turn My Brain Off’

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Sunday, May 17, 2020. New York Times May 17, 2020 at 02:48AM

Corrections: May 17, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Sunday, May 17, 2020. New York Times May 17, 2020 at 02:45AM

Preakness Stakes Rescheduled for October

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Sports The 145th Preakness Stakes, originally set for this month, has been postponed until Oct. 3 because of the coronavirus pandemic. The new date puts it about a month after the rescheduled Kentucky Derby. New York Times Preakness Stakes, Triple Crown (Horse Racing), Horse Racing, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) May 17, 2020 at 01:59AM

Read the Full Transcript of Obama’s High School Commencement Speech

By BY THE NEW YORK TIMES U.S. Former President Barack Obama gave a commencement address to the nation’s high school seniors. Here is what he had to say. New York Times Commencement Speeches, Youth, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) May 17, 2020 at 12:58AM

Glitches in Online A.P. Tests Add to Students’ Anxieties

By BY JENNY GROSS U.S. Technical problems with the digital versions of the Advanced Placement exams caused angst for high school students and parents at an already stressful time. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Colleges and Universities, Computers and the Internet, Education (K-12), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) May 17, 2020 at 12:36AM

Phyllis George, Trailblazing Sportscaster, Is Dead at 70

By BY RICHARD SANDOMIR Arts Four years after being crowned Miss America, she became a celebrity, and drew criticism, as a co-host of the CBS show “The NFL Today.” New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Television, Football, Women and Girls, News and News Media May 16, 2020 at 11:53PM