Showing posts from June 26, 2020

Corrections: June 27, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Saturday, June 27, 2020. New York Times June 27, 2020 at 03:40AM

Quotation of the Day: A Conviction Vacated, but Only After a 25-Year Prison Term

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Saturday, June 27, 2020. New York Times June 27, 2020 at 03:38AM

Honor America’s Birthday (Safely) in 2020

By BY SARA ARIDI At Home You may not be able to congregate for parades or fireworks, but there are other options when it comes to having a festive Fourth. New York Times Independence Day (US) (July 4), Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns, Fireworks, Declaration of Independence (US) June 27, 2020 at 03:15AM

Trump Issues Executive Order Targeting Vandalism Against Monuments

By BY MICHAEL D. SHEAR U.S. The order also threatens to withhold funding from local governments that fail to protect their own statues from vandals. New York Times Monuments and Memorials (Structures), Executive Orders and Memorandums, United States Politics and Government, George Floyd Protests (2020), Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Vandalism June 27, 2020 at 02:19AM

Milton Glaser, Designer of Iconic ‘I ♥ NY’ Logo, Is Dead at 91

By BY WILLIAM GRIMES Obituaries He also created the famous poster of Bob Dylan with psychedelic hair, was a co-founder of New York magazine and produced designs for everything from supermarkets to restaurants to “Mad Men.” New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Logos, Art, Posters, Design, Advertising and Marketing June 27, 2020 at 02:19AM

Styling Substance

By BY CAITLIN LOVINGER Crosswords & Games You’ll need your ‘A’ game to solve Ryan McCarty’s Saturday puzzle. New York Times Crossword Puzzles June 27, 2020 at 01:40AM

U.S. Must Release Children From Family Detention Centers, Judge Rules

By BY MIRIAM JORDAN U.S. The ruling applies to children held in the nation’s three family detention centers for more than 20 days. They must be let go by July 17, a federal judge ruled on Friday. New York Times Immigration Detention, Children and Childhood, Immigration and Emigration, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) June 27, 2020 at 01:38AM

Judge Orders Roger Stone to Report to Prison Next Month

By BY SHARON LAFRANIERE U.S. President Trump’s friend had sought a longer reprieve before he serves his sentence on seven felony convictions, citing the pandemic. New York Times Prisons and Prisoners, United States Politics and Government, Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Special Prosecutors (Independent Counsel) June 27, 2020 at 01:16AM

A Bit of Relief: The Long Distance Chorus

By Unknown Author Podcasts How the elementary school students of Staten Island’s P.S. 22 Chorus are harmonizing through the pandemic. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Education (K-12), Music, Quarantines June 27, 2020 at 01:07AM

7 Killed in Crash in El Paso After Border Patrol Tried to Stop Car

By BY JENNY GROSS U.S. The vehicle, which was carrying 10 people, had been pursued before it crashed into a semitrailer on private property, the authorities said. New York Times Traffic Accidents and Safety, Fugitives, Deaths (Fatalities) June 27, 2020 at 12:41AM

White Actors Leaving Nonwhite Roles at ‘The Simpsons’ and ‘Family Guy’

By BY DAVE ITZKOFF Arts Mike Henry said he would no longer voice the ‘Family Guy’ character Cleveland Brown, while the producers of ‘The Simpsons’ said they would stop using white actors to play nonwhite characters. New York Times Race and Ethnicity, Black People, Television June 27, 2020 at 12:34AM

After the Statues Fall

By BY BRET STEPHENS Opinion Some deserve to be toppled. But monuments to those who sought to make the union more perfect should stand. New York Times Monuments and Memorials (Structures) June 27, 2020 at 12:30AM

Leaders Re-examine U.S. Reopenings as Coronavirus Cases Soar

By BY PATRICIA MAZZEI, SARAH MERVOSH AND SHAWN HUBLER U.S. Officials nationwide were rethinking their efforts to slow the virus, which the nation’s top infectious disease expert said were “not working.” New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Coronavirus Reopenings, Bars and Nightclubs June 27, 2020 at 12:22AM

3 Are Dead in New Mexico After Drinking Hand Sanitizer, Officials Say

By BY MARIE FAZIO U.S. A spokesman for the state’s Health Department said the cases were related to alcoholism. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Cleansers, Detergents and Soaps, Hygiene and Cleanliness, Poisoning and Poisons June 26, 2020 at 11:49PM

Justice Dept. to Take Aim at Antigovernment Extremists

By BY KATIE BENNER U.S. The attorney general said that extremists on the far right and left who committed acts of violence during protests against police brutality will be treated like organized crime or terrorists. New York Times George Floyd Protests (2020), Fringe Groups and Movements, Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Antifa Movement (US), United States Politics and Government, Police Brutality, Misconduct and Shootings, United States Attorneys, Attacks on Police June 26, 2020 at 11:48PM

Coronavirus Briefing: What Happened Today

By BY LARA TAKENAGA AND JONATHAN WOLFE U.S. Dr. Anthony Fauci warned that outbreaks in the South and West are threatening to engulf the country. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) June 26, 2020 at 11:46PM

As Cases Surge, Pence Misleads on Coronavirus Pandemic

By BY LINDA QIU U.S. The vice president falsely claimed that increased testing “is generating” more cases, among other exaggerations and inaccurate claims. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Coronavirus Reopenings June 26, 2020 at 11:42PM

Mexico City Police Chief Is Wounded in Brazen Ambush

By BY NATALIE KITROEFF World The attackers shot the head of police three times, and killed three people, in an attack that may signal a new front in the battle between security forces and organized crime in the capital. New York Times Drug Cartels, Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Organized Crime June 26, 2020 at 11:35PM

New Numbers Showing Coronavirus Spread Intrude on a White House in Denial

By BY MICHAEL D. SHEAR AND MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. Both President Trump and Vice President Pence seem oblivious to the new chapter in the pandemic. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Presidential Election of 2020, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Disease Rates, Coronavirus Reopenings June 26, 2020 at 11:34PM

After Functioning for 28 Days, U.S. Election Regulator Will Be Powerless Again

By BY REBECCA R. RUIZ U.S. A member of the Federal Election Commission said Friday that she was resigning, just weeks after a new member had joined the agency and restored its quorum. New York Times Campaign Finance, Appointments and Executive Changes June 26, 2020 at 11:11PM

Despite Virus Spike, N.B.A. Is ‘Very Comfortable’ With Florida Plan

By BY MARC STEIN Sports “We can’t sit on the sidelines indefinitely,” Commissioner Adam Silver said on Friday, as the number of coronavirus cases in Florida continued to quickly rise. New York Times Basketball, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) June 26, 2020 at 11:04PM

She Took a Knee in College. She’ll Do the Same as a Pro.

By BY MOLLY HENSLEY-CLANCY Sports Kaiya McCullough plans to continue to kneel during the national anthem when the N.W.S.L. returns to play on Saturday. This time, though, she might not be alone. New York Times George Floyd Protests (2020), Soccer, Black Lives Matter Movement June 26, 2020 at 11:03PM

Resist Fear-Based Parenting

By BY MIRANDA FEATHERSTONE Opinion Yes, even during the coronavirus. New York Times Children and Childhood, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Parenting, Child Care, Coronavirus Reopenings June 26, 2020 at 11:00PM