Showing posts from December 27, 2020

No Corrections: Dec. 28, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections No corrections appeared in print on Monday, Dec. 28, 2020. New York Times December 28, 2020 at 06:38AM

South Africa records one million coronavirus infections.

By BY LYNSEY CHUTEL World New York Times internal-essential December 28, 2020 at 06:38AM

Quotation of the Day: E.U. Sets in Motion a Plan to Vaccinate Nearly Half a Billion People

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Monday, December 28, 2020 New York Times December 28, 2020 at 06:38AM

Our Altered View

By Unknown Author Sports The coronavirus changed sports. But it also changed us. Will our connection as fans always be divided into a before, and an after? New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Football, Basketball December 28, 2020 at 06:00AM

Italy Turns to Flower Power to Help Spread Vaccine Message

By BY JASON HOROWITZ World The architect Stefano Boeri has designed primrose-themed pavilions where coronavirus shots will be given, but not everybody is thrilled with the idea. New York Times Vaccination and Immunization, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Architecture December 28, 2020 at 06:00AM

What’s on TV This Week: ‘Jimmy Carter Rock & Roll President’ and ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’

By BY GABE COHN Arts A recent documentary about Jimmy Carter airs on CNN. And the 13th season of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” debuts on VH1. New York Times Television, Movies December 28, 2020 at 06:00AM


By Unknown Author World PM-covid-update New York Times December 28, 2020 at 03:23AM

Betty Campbell-Adams, Bronx Evangelist of Carrot Cake, Dies at 65

By BY ALEX VADUKUL New York The bakery Ms. Campbell-Adams founded with her husband has won legions of fans all over the world for the Caribbean-infused delicacy that is its specialty. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Bakeries and Baked Products, Cakes December 28, 2020 at 03:16AM

More Than 190,000 Ceiling Fans Are Recalled After Blades Detach

By BY BRYAN PIETSCH Business The flying blades can cause injury and damage property, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said. New York Times Consumer Protection December 28, 2020 at 02:46AM

Your Monday Briefing

By BY NATASHA FROST Briefing The start of Europe’s vaccination campaign. New York Times December 28, 2020 at 02:34AM

Seahawks Defense Is an Asset Again in Division-Clinching Win

By BY BEN SHPIGEL Sports Seattle’s much-maligned defense held Los Angeles to field goals as the two N.F.C. West teams streak in opposite directions to end the regular season. New York Times Football December 28, 2020 at 02:26AM

7 Wonderful Non-Covid Things We Learned in 2020

By BY TIM HERRERA Style Sleep more, procrastinate less and get better at money in 2021. New York Times Procrastination, Sleep, Computers and the Internet December 28, 2020 at 02:15AM

Trump Signs Pandemic Relief Bill After Unemployment Aid Lapses

By BY EMILY COCHRANE U.S. After calling the measure a “disgrace,” President Trump abruptly signed it, extending expanded unemployment benefits and an eviction moratorium, and averting a government shutdown. New York Times Stimulus (Economic), Unemployment Insurance, United States Economy, United States Politics and Government, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Law and Legislation, Real Estate and Housing (Residential), Federal Aid (US), Budgets and Budgeting December 28, 2020 at 01:13AM

A Quiet Life, a Thunderous Death, and a Nightmare That Shook Nashville

By BY RICK ROJAS, ADAM GOLDMAN AND JAMIE MCGEE U.S. DNA tests show that Anthony Warner blew himself up along with a chunk of downtown Nashville on Christmas morning. New York Times Nashville, Tenn, Explosion (2020), Bombs and Explosives, Computer Network Outages, Recreational Vehicles December 28, 2020 at 01:08AM

¿Cuánta inmunidad de rebaño es necesaria?

By BY DONALD G. MCNEIL JR. en Español Según los estimados de los científicos, para acabar con el coronavirus se necesita que entre 60 y 70 por ciento de la población adquiera resistencia. Ahora, Anthony Fauci y otros expertos creen que ese número puede ser mayor. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Disease Rates, Measles, Vaccination and Immunization, your-feed-health, Polls and Public Opinion December 28, 2020 at 01:05AM

Black Teenager Falsely Accused of Cellphone Theft in SoHo Hotel

By BY THE NEW YORK TIMES New York A woman can be seen yelling at the 14-year-old in video captured at the Arlo Hotel in New York City on Saturday by his father, the jazz musician Keyon Harrold. Mr. Harrold said her phone was later found in an Uber. New York Times December 28, 2020 at 12:50AM

Video Shows Black 14-Year-Old Falsely Accused of Theft in a SoHo Hotel

By BY MIHIR ZAVERI New York A woman falsely accused the teenager of taking her phone in the video, which fueled concerns about racial profiling. It was shared by the teenager’s father, a prominent jazz musician. New York Times Hotels and Travel Lodgings, Jazz, Racial Profiling December 28, 2020 at 12:40AM

Heather Cox Richardson Offers a Break From the Media Maelstrom. It’s Working.

By BY BEN SMITH Business She is the breakout star of the newsletter platform Substack, doing the opposite of most media as she calmly situates the news of the day in the long sweep of American history. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Writing and Writers, News and News Media, Newsletters December 28, 2020 at 12:32AM

The Morning

By Unknown Author Briefing The Morning New York Times December 28, 2020 at 12:01AM

What We Learned From Week 16 of the N.F.L. Season

By BY BENJAMIN HOFFMAN Sports The Steelers came back to beat the Colts, Kansas City survived against Atlanta and Jacksonville secured the No. 1 pick in the draft. New York Times Football December 27, 2020 at 11:35PM

Ravens Snatch Back Giants’ Playoff Hopes

By BY BILL PENNINGTON Sports Baltimore made its case for the wild-card spot as the Giants fell back to earth — and toward the bottom of the N.F.C. East — in a rout. New York Times Football December 27, 2020 at 11:30PM

Israel begins its third lockdown.

By BY ADAM RASGON World New York Times internal-essential December 27, 2020 at 11:19PM

Stimulus in Limbo, but Not the Rent or Utility Bills

By BY NELSON D. SCHWARTZ AND GILLIAN FRIEDMAN Business Financially pressed Americans looked forward to extended unemployment benefits and a $600 check. Now they are waiting to see if the president will sign the stimulus bill. New York Times United States Economy, Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (2020), Stimulus (Economic), Unemployment Insurance, Federal Aid (US), United States Politics and Government, Layoffs and Job Reductions, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) December 27, 2020 at 11:15PM

The Treasured Diners and Hidden Haunts That Covid-19 Closed for Good

By BY JACK HEALY U.S. A Pittsburgh hot dog joint, a famous Cambridge dive bar, and a vibrant Filipino restaurant in Los Angeles were among the casualties of 2020. New York Times December 27, 2020 at 08:00AM

With Each Run, a City Shaken by Racism Is ‘Finding the Greater Good’

By BY ANNA KATHERINE CLEMMONS Sports The route William Jones III designed 15 years ago through predominantly Black neighborhoods in Charlottesville, Va., has become the impetus for a diverse running group that’s grown since the summer. New York Times Charlottesville, Va, Violence (August, 2017), Running, Black People, Race and Ethnicity, Demonstrations, Protests and Riots, George Floyd Protests (2020) December 27, 2020 at 08:00AM

‘As the Train Pulled Out of the Station, the Older Man Stood Up’

By Unknown Author New York A late ride up the Hudson, a coincidence in Central Park and more reader tales of New York City in this week’s Metropolitan Diary. New York Times December 27, 2020 at 08:00AM