Showing posts from September 27, 2020

Word + Quiz: arcane

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network This word has appeared in 122 articles on in the past year. New York Times September 28, 2020 at 06:00AM

What’s on TV This Week: ‘Saturday Night Live’ and the First Presidential Debate

By BY LAUREN MESSMAN Arts Chris Rock hosts the return of “Saturday Night Live,” President Trump and Joe Biden face off in their first debate and Jimmy Stewart and Jean Arthur star in the classic Frank Capra film “You Can’t Take It With You.” New York Times Television, Movies September 28, 2020 at 05:00AM

Trump’s Tax Returns, Coronavirus Deaths, Charlie Hebdo: Your Monday Briefing

By BY NATASHA FROST Briefing Here’s what you need to know. New York Times September 28, 2020 at 02:43AM

Quotation of the Day: Put Down Your Pencils, but Not Your Mask: SATs in the Covid Era

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Monday, September 28, 2020. New York Times September 28, 2020 at 04:12AM

No Corrections: Sept. 28, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections No corrections appeared in print on Monday, Sept. 28, 2020. New York Times September 28, 2020 at 04:12AM

2020 French Open: What to Watch on Monday

By BY MAX GENDLER Sports Serena Williams sets off on her quest for a 24th Grand Slam title and Dominic Thiem looks to capitalize on his momentum after winning the United States Open. New York Times Tennis, French Open (Tennis) September 28, 2020 at 04:00AM

‘Fargo’ Season 4 Premiere Recap: A History of Violence

By BY SCOTT TOBIAS Arts The new season, starring Chris Rock and Jason Schwartzman, moves to the criminal underworld of Kansas City in 1950, a furnace in which American identity is forged. New York Times Television September 28, 2020 at 04:00AM

Your Monday Briefing

By BY NATASHA FROST Briefing Trump’s tax returns, coronavirus deaths, Charlie Hebdo: Here’s what you need to know. New York Times September 28, 2020 at 02:43AM

Miami Heat Advance to the N.B.A. Finals

By BY SOPAN DEB Sports The Heat beat the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday and will face the Los Angeles Lakers for the championship. New York Times Basketball, Playoff Games September 28, 2020 at 02:33AM

Brad Parscale, Ex-Campaign Manager for Trump, Is Hospitalized in Florida

By BY PATRICIA MAZZEI AND MAGGIE HABERMAN U.S. The Fort Lauderdale police said that Mr. Parscale’s wife called the authorities to their home because he was armed and threatening to hurt himself. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020 September 28, 2020 at 01:47AM

After a Halt, Then a Sprint, the Cardinals Land in the Playoffs Again

By BY TYLER KEPNER Sports After a Covid-19 outbreak, the Cardinals crammed 53 games into the season’s final 44 days. On Sunday, they emerged from a chaotic National League field with a postseason spot. New York Times Baseball, Playoff Games September 28, 2020 at 01:14AM

Brain-Eating Amoeba Found in a Texas City’s Water Supply

By BY ALLYSON WALLER U.S. A 6-year-old boy died in Lake Jackson, Texas, after being infected by an organism that enters the nose and travels to the brain. New York Times Water, Naegleria Fowleri September 28, 2020 at 01:06AM

Yankees’ Regular Season Ends With a Loss and Two Individual Titles

By BY JAMES WAGNER Sports Luke Voit claimed the American League home run title, D.J. LeMahieu won the batting title, and the Yankees learned they were headed to Cleveland for their first-round postseason series. New York Times Baseball, Playoff Games, Awards, Decorations and Honors September 28, 2020 at 01:00AM

Darnold Throws Three Interceptions in Blowout Loss

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Sports The Colts returned two of Sam Darnold’s turnovers for touchdowns as the Jets fell to 0-3 for the second consecutive year under Coach Adam Gase. New York Times Football September 28, 2020 at 12:19AM

What We Learned From Week 3 of the N.F.L. Season

By BY BENJAMIN HOFFMAN Sports Fourth quarter leads were far from safe in a week where Buffalo, Pittsburgh, Tennessee, Seattle and Chicago — yes, the Bears — improved to 3-0. New York Times September 28, 2020 at 12:15AM

Play It as It Lays

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Lynn Lempel gives us a giggle. New York Times Crossword Puzzles September 27, 2020 at 10:00PM

Trump uses a news conference to defend his Supreme Court nominee and attack Biden’s fitness for office.

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. New York Times September 27, 2020 at 11:36PM

A significant national lead for Biden.

By Unknown Author The Upshot New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Polls and Public Opinion September 27, 2020 at 11:34PM

The Morning

By Unknown Author Briefing The Morning New York Times September 27, 2020 at 11:31PM

Trump Wants to Discredit the Election. This Nerd Could Stop Him.

By BY BEN SMITH Business Fox News, the president’s favored network, will face enormous pressure to call the election for Mr. Trump. The outcome rests on a little-known 65-year-old wonk who will declare the winner. New York Times News and News Media, Presidential Election of 2016 September 27, 2020 at 11:15PM

Joe Montana and Wife Confront Intruder Who Tried to Kidnap Their Grandchild

By BY CONCEPCIÓN DE LEÓN Sports A woman entered the Malibu, Calif., home of the former N.F.L. star on Saturday afternoon and took the child from a playpen, officials said. New York Times Kidnapping and Hostages, Football September 27, 2020 at 11:10PM


By Unknown Author World Coronavirus New York Times September 27, 2020 at 11:05PM

‘My Girlfriend and I Wound Up in an Empty Dive Bar, Having a Drink’

By Unknown Author New York Chatting with a bartender in Brooklyn, finding a family photo and more reader tales of New York City in this week’s Metropolitan Diary. New York Times September 27, 2020 at 07:00AM

Stars Beat Lightning in Double Overtime to Force Game 6

By BY CAROL SCHRAM Sports Corey Perry’s goal gave Dallas a 3-2 victory and stopped Tampa Bay from clinching its second Stanley Cup. New York Times Stanley Cup, Hockey, Ice September 27, 2020 at 06:37AM

3 Illustrated Novels With Animal Magnetism

By BY LAUREN CASTILLO Books With nods to “Winnie the Pooh,” “The Wind in the Willows,” “Frog and Toad” and “Charlotte’s Web,” three animal-centric novels help revive a genre. New York Times Books and Literature, Children and Childhood, Animals September 27, 2020 at 05:41AM