Showing posts from July 15, 2020

What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Brave New World’ and ‘Little Voice’

By BY GABE COHN Arts An adaptation of “Brave New World” is on the new streaming service Peacock. And a dramedy series about a young musician is on Apple TV+. New York Times Television, Movies July 16, 2020 at 05:00AM

Your Thursday Briefing

By BY ISABELLA KWAI Briefing U.K. women, Philippines, Siberia fires: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times July 16, 2020 at 04:23AM


By Unknown Author Briefing wednesdday New York Times July 16, 2020 at 03:36AM

When America Bombed Itself

By BY JOSHUA WHEELER Opinion It’s been 75 years since we blew radioactive ash over New Mexico. Now the Trump administration is talking about testing bombs again. New York Times Nuclear Weapons, Nuclear Tests, Radiation July 16, 2020 at 03:30AM

China’s Economy Rebounds From Virus, but Uncertainty Persists

By BY KEITH BRADSHER Business Heavy spending on roads and rail lines reversed the economy’s virus-induced nose-dive in February and March, but may be difficult to sustain, raising questions for global growth. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Economic Conditions and Trends, Labor and Jobs, Gross Domestic Product, Coronavirus Reopenings, Factories and Manufacturing July 16, 2020 at 02:00AM


By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Evan Kalish is hiding from us. New York Times Crossword Puzzles July 16, 2020 at 02:00AM

Top N.Y.P.D. Chief Injured While Making Arrest at a Protest

By BY ED SHANAHAN New York Terence A. Monahan, New York’s highest-ranking uniformed chief, was one of several officers who were attacked on the Brooklyn Bridge, officials said. New York Times Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Police Brutality, Misconduct and Shootings, Black Lives Matter Movement, Attacks on Police, Criminal Justice July 16, 2020 at 01:19AM

Quotation of the Day: Economic Damage of Lockdown Lingers for Minority Women in Britain

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Thursday, July 16, 2020. New York Times July 16, 2020 at 01:13AM

Airbnb Says Its I.P.O. Plans Are Back on Track

By BY ERIN GRIFFITH Technology After a financial hit from the pandemic, the San Francisco company said business was starting to return from its nose-dive. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Computers and the Internet, Start-ups July 16, 2020 at 01:08AM

George Floyd’s Family Files Lawsuit Against Officers

By BY REUTERS U.S. A lawyer for George Floyd’s family, Benjamin Crump, filed a civil rights lawsuit on Wednesday against the city of Minneapolis and the four officers who were charged with his killing New York Times Suits and Litigation (Civil) July 16, 2020 at 01:06AM

Trump Demotes Brad Parscale, His Campaign Manager, and Elevates Bill Stepien

By BY MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. The replacement of Mr. Parscale with Mr. Stepien, who had served as deputy campaign manager, comes as the president has struggled in public and private polling. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020 July 16, 2020 at 12:34AM

Corrections: July 16, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Thursday, July 16, 2020. New York Times July 16, 2020 at 12:20AM

Why Does the N.Y.P.D. Want to Punish Journalists?

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion The Police Department’s proposed new rules threaten press freedom. New York Times George Floyd Protests (2020), Black Lives Matter Movement, News and News Media, Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, Freedom of the Press July 16, 2020 at 12:13AM

North Macedonia Election Returns No Clear Winner

By BY PATRICK KINGSLEY World Zoran Zaev changed North Macedonia’s name to allow it to join NATO and apply to the European Union. But he faces coalition talks after failing to win a majority in Wednesday’s election. New York Times Elections, Politics and Government July 16, 2020 at 12:08AM

U.S. Weighs Sweeping Travel Ban on Chinese Communist Party Members

By BY PAUL MOZUR AND EDWARD WONG U.S. The presidential order under consideration would be based on the same statute in the Immigration and Nationality Act used in a 2017 travel ban on several predominantly Muslim countries. New York Times United States International Relations, Executive Orders and Memorandums, Travel Warnings, Visas, Foreign Workers, Foreign Students (in US), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Embargoes and Sanctions, United States Politics and Government July 15, 2020 at 11:59PM

Who Can Make Trump Miserable This Fall?

By BY GAIL COLLINS Opinion Goodbye, Jeff Sessions, hello … Heir Archy. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Elections, Senate, Primaries and Caucuses July 15, 2020 at 11:53PM

‘Sole Source’ Contract for Covid-19 Database Draws Scrutiny From Democrats

By BY SHERYL GAY STOLBERG U.S. But two top federal health officials defended the decision, saying that the new database was necessary to expedite and streamline data. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Politics and Government, Law and Legislation, Electronic Health Records July 15, 2020 at 11:45PM

In Alabama, Can Doug Jones Fend Off Tommy Tuberville and Trump?

By BY ELAINA PLOTT AND JEREMY W. PETERS U.S. Mr. Tuberville, the Republicans’ new Senate nominee, will most likely repeat the same pro-Trump strategy he used to beat Jeff Sessions in the primary. New York Times Elections, Senate July 15, 2020 at 11:40PM

With Dueling Environmental Events, Trump and Biden Define the Race

By BY LISA FRIEDMAN AND KATIE GLUECK Climate Over two days, President Trump and Joseph R. Biden Jr. laid out wildly divergent views on environmental regulations and climate change, helping to define the stakes of the presidential race. New York Times Global Warming, Environment, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Presidential Election of 2020, Infrastructure (Public Works), United States Politics and Government, United States Economy July 15, 2020 at 11:20PM