Showing posts from September 5, 2020

Celebrate the Jewish High Holy Days, Pandemic-Style

By BY COURTNEY RUBIN At Home Here are ways Jewish congregations around the country are observing Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur this year, from pretaped shofar blasts to webinars on how to make your own altars. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Synagogues, Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur, Jews and Judaism September 6, 2020 at 05:00AM

How, and When, to Watch the U.S. Open

By BY MAX GENDLER Sports Tennis has returned. Here’s what to expect for the rest of the month. New York Times United States Open (Tennis), Tennis September 6, 2020 at 04:15AM

2020 U.S. Open: What to Watch on Sunday

By BY MAX GENDLER Sports Naomi Osaka and Novak Djokovic lead the singles fields into the round of 16 at the United States Open. Also Sunday, the doubles fields begin their quarterfinal matchups. New York Times United States Open (Tennis), Tennis September 6, 2020 at 04:01AM

Islanders Defeat Flyers and Head to Conference Finals for First Time Since 1993

By BY CURTIS RUSH Sports The Islanders shut out the Flyers, 4-0, in Game 7 of their playoff series and now face the Tampa Bay Lightning to decide who goes to the Stanley Cup finals. New York Times Playoff Games, Hockey, Ice, Stanley Cup September 6, 2020 at 02:56AM

Late update to virus tab

By Unknown Author Health Late update to virus tab New York Times September 6, 2020 at 02:49AM

Flock to a Bird Fest or a Country Music Concert

By BY ADRIANA BALSAMO AND HILARY MOSS At Home This week, meet the feathered residents of the Pacific Northwest, remember the victims of 9/11, rock out to Margo Price and uncover the secrets of asteroids over a meal. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture) September 6, 2020 at 02:40AM

Quotation of the Day: A Hungry Country Returns to Family Farms to Feed Itself

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Sunday, September 6, 2020. New York Times September 6, 2020 at 02:18AM

The World War II You Don’t Know

By BY JOHN GRIPPE Times Insider To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the conflict’s end, a special section that grew out of a yearlong project brings to light overlooked stories of bravery and adversity. New York Times World War II (1939-45), Holocaust and the Nazi Era September 6, 2020 at 02:08AM

The U.S. Open Descends Into Pandemic Precaution Chaos

By BY MATTHEW FUTTERMAN AND BEN ROTHENBERG Sports Yet another change in rules for players who were exposed to a player who tested positive for coronavirus caused the top women’s doubles team to be defaulted. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Open (Tennis), Tennis, Contact Tracing (Public Health) September 5, 2020 at 11:44PM

The Best Part of Layshia Clarendon’s Game? ‘Fearlessness’

By BY DANIELLE ALLENTUCK Sports “It doesn’t matter if I get blocked — I’m going to go right back in the paint again,” the Liberty guard said. They bring that same tenacity to their role on the W.N.B.A. union’s executive committee. New York Times Basketball September 5, 2020 at 07:00AM