Showing posts from June 27, 2020

What’s on TV Sunday: The BET Awards and ‘I’ll Be Gone in the Dark’

By BY SARA ARIDI Arts Tune into the 20th annual BET Awards, or watch a true crime documentary series on HBO. New York Times Movies, Television June 28, 2020 at 05:00AM

1 Dead After Man Shoots Into Crowd at Breonna Taylor Protest Park

By BY AUSTIN RAMZY U.S. Video footage showed a man firing more than a dozen shots at a park in Louisville, Ky., where protesters had gathered to call for justice for Ms. Taylor, who was killed by the police in March. New York Times Demonstrations, Protests and Riots June 28, 2020 at 04:36AM


By Unknown Author Briefing saturday New York Times June 28, 2020 at 04:13AM

China’s New National Security Law Looms Over Hong Kong

By BY CHRIS BUCKLEY World Chinese lawmakers could approve the law within days, threatening to curb free speech and protest in the territory after a year of political tumult. New York Times Law and Legislation, Hong Kong Protests (2019), Politics and Government June 28, 2020 at 04:01AM

Biden Criticizes Trump Over Intelligence on Russian Bounties on U.S. Troops

By BY ERIC SCHMITT, MICHAEL SCHWIRTZ AND CHARLIE SAVAGE U.S. The White House denied that President Trump was briefed on the classified assessment, even though his staff has been discussing the matter since March. New York Times United States International Relations, United States Defense and Military Forces, United States Politics and Government, Classified Information and State Secrets, Afghanistan War (2001- ), Defense and Military Forces June 28, 2020 at 02:36AM

Quotation of the Day: For Black NASCAR Fans, It Can Be Lonely at the Track

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Sunday, June 28, 2020. New York Times June 28, 2020 at 02:27AM

Mississippi Votes to Remove Confederate Emblem from State Flag

By Unknown Author U.S. Mississippi state legislators voted, 85 to 34, to remove the state’s flag from its Capitol and begin creating a new flag that no longer contains the Confederate battle emblem. New York Times Flags, Emblems and Insignia, States (US) June 28, 2020 at 12:18AM

Gunfire at Walmart Distribution Center in California, Worker Says

By BY JENNY GROSS U.S. The employee at the center in Red Bluff, Calif., said he had heard 50 to 60 shots as he and other employees fled the building. New York Times Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides June 28, 2020 at 12:17AM

Biden Campaign Says Just Over a Third of 2020 Staff Are People of Color

By BY SHANE GOLDMACHER AND THOMAS KAPLAN U.S. Mr. Biden released figures on Saturday after facing questions about racial diversity at the upper echelons of his campaign. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Race and Ethnicity, Minorities, Hiring and Promotion June 28, 2020 at 12:08AM