Showing posts from July 10, 2020

What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets’ and ‘Unidentified’

By BY LAUREN MESSMAN Arts Watch an experimental film about bar regulars, and Tom DeLonge’s U.F.O. series returns. New York Times Television, Movies, Documentary Films and Programs July 11, 2020 at 05:00AM

Trump Adds Roger Stone to His List of Pardons and Commutations

By BY KATIE ROGERS, DERRICK BRYSON TAYLOR AND HEATHER MURPHY U.S. The president’s decision to commute Mr. Stone’s sentence continues a pattern of his presidency: granting clemency to friends whose cases resonate with him personally. New York Times Amnesties, Commutations and Pardons, United States Politics and Government, Politics and Government, Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates, Presidential Election of 2020, Ex-Convicts July 11, 2020 at 04:33AM

Quotation of the Day: As Paper Withers, a Reporter Dares to Ask Why

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Saturday, July 11, 2020. New York Times July 11, 2020 at 02:44AM

Corrections: June 11, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Saturday, June 11, 2020. New York Times July 11, 2020 at 02:42AM

By Praising Trump, Goya President Angers His Core Latino Market

By BY AMELIA NIERENBERG Food Robert Unanue said the country was “blessed” to have the president’s leadership. Now, amid calls for a boycott, the largest Hispanic-owned food company in the U.S. is facing dismay from chefs and home cooks. New York Times Food, Cooking and Cookbooks, Hispanic-Americans, Minorities, Chefs, Immigration and Emigration July 11, 2020 at 01:48AM

Bulk of an Experiment

By BY CAITLIN LOVINGER Crosswords & Games Kameron Austin Collins pushes us to our limits. New York Times Crossword Puzzles, Movies July 11, 2020 at 01:40AM

Grizzly Bears Around Yellowstone Can Stay on Endangered Species List, Court Rules

By BY MARIE FAZIO U.S. The decision by a federal appeals court protects about 700 bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem from being hunted. New York Times Bears, Endangered and Extinct Species, Conservation of Resources, Decisions and Verdicts, Suits and Litigation (Civil), Environment July 11, 2020 at 12:59AM

Judge Orders Delay of First Federal Execution in 17 Years

By BY HAILEY FUCHS U.S. The Justice Department immediately appealed the injunction, issued after family members of the victims of the crime argued that the coronavirus made it unsafe for them to travel to witness the execution. New York Times Capital Punishment, Decisions and Verdicts, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) July 11, 2020 at 12:56AM

Reopening Schools Will Be a Huge Undertaking. It Must Be Done.

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion Officials need to think outside the school building. New York Times Shutdowns (Institutional), Education (K-12), Coronavirus Reopenings, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) July 11, 2020 at 12:54AM

Trump, in Florida, Seeks to Quell Doubts About His Opposition to Maduro

By BY MICHAEL CROWLEY U.S. In his recent book, John Bolton, the president’s former national security adviser, recounted how Mr. Trump disparaged Venezuela’s opposition leader, Juan Guaidó, and was impressed by Mr. Maduro’s resilience. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, United States International Relations, United States Politics and Government, Hispanic-Americans July 11, 2020 at 12:43AM

As Trump Demanded Schools Reopen, His Experts Warned of ‘Highest Risk’

By BY EILEEN SULLIVAN AND ERICA L. GREEN U.S. A briefing packet for federal emergency response teams details the steps schools should take to reopen safely. New York Times Education (K-12), Colleges and Universities, Coronavirus Reopenings, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Politics and Government July 11, 2020 at 12:42AM

Edward Kleinbard, Tax Lawyer Turned Reformer, Dies at 68

By BY JESSE DRUCKER Business After advising multinationals for 30 years, he began teaching and writing, criticizing corporate tax dodging and pressing for higher taxes to combat inequality. New York Times Tax Shelters, Deaths (Obituaries), Income Inequality July 11, 2020 at 12:10AM

Trump Commutes Sentence of Roger Stone in Case He Long Denounced

By BY PETER BAKER, MAGGIE HABERMAN AND SHARON LAFRANIERE U.S. The president’s friend had been convicted of impeding a congressional inquiry that threatened Mr. Trump. New York Times Amnesties, Commutations and Pardons, Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates, United States Politics and Government, Presidential Election of 2016 July 10, 2020 at 11:55PM

Testing, Testing

By BY DAVE EGGERS Opinion You want a coronavirus test? How about next month? New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Tests (Medical) July 10, 2020 at 11:52PM

An End to Empty Seats on Canada’s Airlines

By BY IAN AUSTEN World Air Canada and WestJet are no longer putting empty seats between passengers to physically distance them. Some health experts are concerned. New York Times July 10, 2020 at 11:48PM

I Have Cancer. Now My Facebook Feed Is Full of ‘Alternative Care’ Ads.

By BY ANNE BORDEN KING Opinion Being targeted by those who traffic in false promises feels like a “slap in the face” to patients like me. New York Times Social Media, Online Advertising, Rumors and Misinformation, Breast Cancer, Cancer July 10, 2020 at 11:45PM

Delayed by the coronavirus crisis, tax day is almost here.

By BY ANN CARRNS Business New York Times July 10, 2020 at 11:44PM

Auctions get creative as the pandemic forces them online

By BY PAUL SULLIVAN Business New York Times July 10, 2020 at 11:35PM

No Foul Play in Robert Fuller’s Death, Private Inquiry Finds

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS U.S. A lawyer for the family of Robert Fuller, who was found hanging from a tree in California last month, said there was no evidence to suggest that anything was “racially motivated.” New York Times July 10, 2020 at 11:16PM