Showing posts from November 27, 2020

Ohio State Cancels Football Game Against Illinois Amid Virus Outbreak

By BY THE NEW YORK TIMES Sports The university announced the cancellation hours after reporting that the coach of the fourth-ranked Buckeyes, Ryan Day, had tested positive for the coronavirus. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), College Football Playoff National Championship November 28, 2020 at 06:06AM

PM Virus fader update

By Unknown Author Home Page PM Virus fader update New York Times November 28, 2020 at 06:00AM

What to Watch When Mike Tyson Fights Roy Jones Jr.

By BY MORGAN CAMPBELL AND OSKAR GARCIA Sports Is this for real? Yes. Sort of. Just expect more spectacle than in high-level boxing. New York Times Boxing, Athletics and Sports November 28, 2020 at 05:01AM

Los Angeles Bans Almost All Public Gatherings to Stop Virus Surge

By BY SHAWN HUBLER AND JOHN ISMAY U.S. Los Angeles County is now seeing almost 5,000 new virus cases a day. The order, which even restricts functions in private homes, takes effect Monday. New York Times Shutdowns (Institutional), Restaurants, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) November 28, 2020 at 04:43AM

Beijing Takes Its South China Sea Strategy to the Himalayas

By BY STEVEN LEE MYERS World China built a village in territory also claimed by the kingdom of Bhutan, echoing its aggressive tactics at the border with India and in places much farther away. New York Times Defense and Military Forces, Territorial Disputes, Politics and Government November 28, 2020 at 04:40AM

After beating back the virus, officials in East Asia are forced to recalibrate their responses.

By BY MIKE IVES, TIFFANY MAY, MAKIKO INOUE AND YOUMI KIM World New York Times internal-essential November 28, 2020 at 04:18AM

Macron Says Images of French Police Beating Black Man ‘Shame Us’

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS World President Emmanuel Macron called for reaffirming “the link of confidence that should naturally exist between the French and those who protect them.” New York Times Police Brutality, Misconduct and Shootings, News and News Media, Freedom of Speech and Expression, Politics and Government November 28, 2020 at 03:46AM

Says Too Much

By BY CAITLIN LOVINGER Crosswords & Games Nam Jin Yoon’s Saturday puzzle rolls off the tongue. New York Times Crossword Puzzles November 28, 2020 at 03:00AM

Quotation of the Day: Scathing Ruling Sinks President in Pennsylvania

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Saturday, November 28, 2020. New York Times November 28, 2020 at 02:20AM

Corrections: Nov. 28, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020. New York Times November 28, 2020 at 02:17AM

Gunmen Assassinate Iran’s Top Nuclear Scientist in Ambush, Provoking New Crisis

By BY DAVID E. SANGER, ERIC SCHMITT, FARNAZ FASSIHI AND RONEN BERGMAN World Iran expressed fury over the killing of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, blaming it on Israel and the United States. His death may complicate President-elect Biden’s intention to restore the Iranian nuclear deal. New York Times Nuclear Weapons, United States International Relations, Targeted Killings, Assassinations and Attempted Assassinations November 28, 2020 at 01:06AM

Los Angeles County, where the virus is surging, urges residents to stay home.

By BY JOHN ISMAY AND SHAWN HUBLER World New York Times internal-essential November 27, 2020 at 11:56PM

Border wall fader

By Unknown Author Home Page Border wall fader New York Times November 28, 2020 at 12:37AM

For the World Economy, a Grim Slog Tempered by New Hopes

By BY PETER S. GOODMAN Business The emergence of vaccines has taken the edge off the worst fears, but a meaningful economic recovery probably remains distant. New York Times United States Economy, Economic Conditions and Trends, International Trade and World Market, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Layoffs and Job Reductions, Recession and Depression, Shutdowns (Institutional), United States Politics and Government, Third World and Developing Countries November 28, 2020 at 12:00AM

Los Angeles County urges residents to stay home and bars gatherings of mixed households.

By BY JOHN ISMAY World New York Times internal-essential November 27, 2020 at 11:56PM

Brexit Is Nipping at London’s Role as a Financial Powerhouse

By BY ESHE NELSON AND JACK EWING Business Britain and the European Union don’t trust each other much, and global banks are caught in the middle. New York Times Regulation and Deregulation of Industry, Great Britain Withdrawal from EU (Brexit), Banking and Financial Institutions, International Trade and World Market, Relocation of Business November 27, 2020 at 08:00AM

Job Interviews Without Interviewers, Products of the Pandemic

By BY JULIE WEED Business Video responses to set questions, online games that measure a person’s traits and skills: The future of interviews is coming to a wider variety of professions in the pandemic. New York Times Hiring and Promotion, Computers and the Internet, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Labor and Jobs November 27, 2020 at 08:00AM

This Year’s Black Friday Designer Fashion Sales May Not Be What You Think.

By BY VANESSA FRIEDMAN Business A group of brands and retailers have been trying to reset expectations. New York Times Black Friday and Cyber Monday (Shopping), Shopping and Retail, Fashion and Apparel, your-feed-fashion November 27, 2020 at 08:00AM