Showing posts from June 29, 2020

Australia Spending Nearly $1 Billion on Cyberdefense as China Tensions Rise

By BY DAMIEN CAVE World Officials promised to recruit at least 500 cyberspies and build on the country’s offensive capabilities to take the online battle overseas. New York Times Politics and Government, Defense and Military Forces, Cyberwarfare and Defense, Computers and the Internet, Espionage and Intelligence Services, Computer Security June 30, 2020 at 05:37AM

VIRUS fader

By Unknown Author World VIRUS fader New York Times June 30, 2020 at 05:16AM

What’s on TV Tuesday: George Lopez and ‘Welcome to Chechnya’

By BY SARA ARIDI Arts The actor and comedian debuts his first Netflix special, and a documentary on the persecution of L.G.B.T.Q. Chechens airs on HBO. New York Times Movies, Television June 30, 2020 at 05:00AM

Corrections: June 30, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Tuesday, June 30, 2020. New York Times June 30, 2020 at 04:47AM

Coronavirus Vaccine, Vladimir Putin, TikTok: Your Tuesday Briefing

By BY ISABELLA KWAI Briefing Here’s what you need to know. New York Times June 30, 2020 at 04:34AM

NASA Scientist, Detained in Turkey for Years, Returns to U.S.

By BY CARLOTTA GALL World Serkan Golge, an American caught up in increasingly fraught Turkish-U.S. relations, arrived with his family in Washington after nearly four years of imprisonment and house arrest. New York Times Turkish-Americans, United States International Relations June 30, 2020 at 04:34AM

Spencer Dinwiddie and DeAndre Jordan of the Nets Test Positive for the Coronavirus

By BY MARC STEIN Sports Jordan said he would not play when the N.B.A. resumes at the end of July, while Dinwiddie said he was exhibiting symptoms but still hoped to participate. New York Times Coronavirus Reopenings, Basketball June 30, 2020 at 04:27AM

Most People With Coronavirus Won’t Spread It. Why Do a Few Infect Many?

By BY CARL ZIMMER Science Growing evidence shows most infected people aren’t spreading the virus. But whether you become a superspreader probably depends more on circumstance than biology. New York Times your-feed-science, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Viruses, Research June 30, 2020 at 04:01AM

De Blasio and Council, Facing Fiscal Crisis Over Virus, Agree on Budget With Big Cuts

By BY DANA RUBINSTEIN AND JEFFERY C. MAYS New York The mayor and City Council pared $1 billion in funding for the Police Department, but nearly half of that would come from budgetary sleight of hand. New York Times Budgets and Budgeting, Layoffs and Job Reductions, Federal Aid (US), Police Reform, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) June 30, 2020 at 03:23AM

Quotation of the Day: Rosy Hopes Meet Reality of Coronavirus Surge as Voting Starts in Texas

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Tuesday, June 30, 2020. New York Times June 30, 2020 at 02:15AM

China Passes Security Law With Sweeping Powers Over Hong Kong

By BY CHRIS BUCKLEY AND KEITH BRADSHER World Lawmakers in Beijing voted in a process that has been criticized for its secrecy and haste. The law will extend the Communist Party’s reach into Hong Kong. New York Times Hong Kong Protests (2019), Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Politics and Government June 30, 2020 at 02:09AM

Fight for the Things You Care About

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Zachary David Levy pays tribute to a formidable woman — two, actually — in his New York Times Crossword debut. New York Times Crossword Puzzles June 30, 2020 at 02:00AM

Francis Bacon Triptych Sells for $84.6 Million

By BY SCOTT REYBURN Arts Sotheby’s tests a new hybrid auction market with a work by the British painter — and socially-distanced bid-takers around the world. New York Times Art, Auctions, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantine (Life and Culture) June 30, 2020 at 12:47AM

Judge Rejects U.S. Effort to Hold Palestinian Man After Prison Term

By BY CAROL ROSENBERG U.S. Adham Hassoun had completed a 15-year sentence in the United States on terrorism-related charges. Unable to deport him, the government sought to keep him in open-ended custody. New York Times Immigration Detention, Terrorism, Detainees, USA PATRIOT Act, Civil Rights and Liberties, Decisions and Verdicts June 30, 2020 at 12:46AM

Uber Makes Offer to Buy Postmates Delivery Service

By BY MIKE ISAAC AND ERIN GRIFFITH Technology The ride-hailing company has been trying to expand its food-delivery business to compensate for the collapse of its main business. New York Times Delivery Services, Mobile Applications, Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures June 30, 2020 at 12:29AM

‘It’s More Than a Seat at the Table’

By BY JENNIFER MEDINA U.S. For Democrats urging Joe Biden to run alongside a black woman, the choice is far more than symbolic. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Vice Presidents and Vice Presidency (US), Black People, Women and Girls June 30, 2020 at 12:00AM

A White Gatekeeper of Southern Food Faces Calls to Resign

By BY KIM SEVERSON Food John T. Edge, the director of the Southern Foodways Alliance, is urged to step down after longstanding concerns about his leadership. New York Times Black People, Cooking and Cookbooks, Race and Ethnicity, Food, Whites, Chefs June 29, 2020 at 11:48PM

Remote School Is a Nightmare. Few in Power Care.

By BY MICHELLE GOLDBERG Opinion Government should treat the need to reopen schools as an emergency. New York Times Education (K-12), Parenting, Coronavirus Reopenings, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) June 29, 2020 at 11:46PM

In Texas, Voting Reflects Partisan Split Over How to Deal With Virus

By BY J. DAVID GOODMAN U.S. Democrats failed in their bid to shift to mail-in voting, so Texans headed to the polls for early voting amid a surge in coronavirus cases. New York Times Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Elections, Senate, United States Politics and Government June 29, 2020 at 11:41PM

Coronavirus Briefing: What Happened Today

By BY JONATHAN WOLFE AND LARA TAKENAGA U.S. Californians are asking themselves, what went wrong? New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) June 29, 2020 at 11:26PM

‘Our Luck May Have Run Out’: California’s Case Count Explodes

By BY SHAWN HUBLER AND THOMAS FULLER U.S. Los Angeles County, which has been averaging more than 2,000 new cases each day, surpassed 100,000 total cases on Monday. New York Times Coronavirus Reopenings, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) June 29, 2020 at 11:23PM

Three Hikers Are Missing on Mount Rainier

By BY SANDRA E. GARCIA U.S. Inclement weather has hampered the search for the hikers, who officials said were climbing in different locations. New York Times Parks and Other Recreation Areas, National Parks, Monuments and Seashores, Hikes and Hiking June 29, 2020 at 11:18PM

Don’t Cancel That Newspaper Subscription

By BY MARGARET RENKL Opinion News organizations make mistakes. But shunning them will only hasten the death of journalism itself. New York Times Newspapers, News and News Media, Advertising and Marketing June 29, 2020 at 09:00AM

These Are the Heartbreaking Belongings That Covid Victims Left Behind

By BY ANDREA SALCEDO AND CHRISTOPHER GREGORY New York When virus patients died, New York hospitals were faced with a sensitive problem: What to do with thousands of personal items? New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Hospitals, Morgues and Mortuaries, Deaths (Fatalities) June 29, 2020 at 09:00AM

Republicans Play Hardball on Judges. Can Democrats Give It a Shot Too?

By BY MATT FLEGENHEIMER U.S. President Trump’s promises to evangelicals on judges were a key part of shoring up support in 2016. Some Biden backers want to see him run on the courts this time, too. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Courts and the Judiciary June 29, 2020 at 07:00AM

Florida Court Will Hear Video Appeal in Robert Kraft Case

By BY KEN BELSON Sports An appellate court will decide whether video evidence is admissible in the case against the New England Patriots owner. It was thrown out by a court in Palm Beach County, Fla., in May 2019. New York Times Surveillance of Citizens by Government, Football, Prostitution, Fourth Amendment (US Constitution) June 29, 2020 at 07:00AM

Gerardo Parra Hopes ‘Baby Shark’ Magic Can Bring a Title in Japan, Too

By BY BRAD LEFTON Sports “It brings energy, and we need that to help make a championship team here,” Parra, the former Nationals player, said of the children’s song that was the soundtrack to the team’s World Series run. New York Times Baseball June 29, 2020 at 07:00AM

Italian Soccer’s Fractious Chorus Tries a New Tune: Cooperation

By BY RORY SMITH Sports Serie A’s president, Paolo Dal Pino, walked into a crisis when he took the job in January. Six months later, he sees the pandemic as an opportunity to remake his league. New York Times Soccer, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) June 29, 2020 at 06:30AM

Gunmen Wage a Deadly Battle at Pakistan’s Stock Exchange in Karachi

By BY SALMAN MASOOD World Police and paramilitary forces surrounded the exchange during an hourlong firefight in which at least four security officers and four attackers were reported to have been killed. New York Times Terrorism, Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides June 29, 2020 at 06:21AM

Quotation of the Day: Houston Surge Fills Hospitals With the Young

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Monday, June 29, 2020. New York Times June 29, 2020 at 05:52AM

No Corrections: June 29, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections No corrections appeared in print on Monday, June 29, 2020. New York Times June 29, 2020 at 05:52AM