Showing posts from December 30, 2020

Corrections: Dec. 31, 2020

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Thursday, Dec. 31, 2020. New York Times December 31, 2020 at 03:37AM

Quotation of the Day: Missouri Senator Says He’ll Join Election Challenge, Dividing the G.O.P.

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Thursday, December 31, 2020. New York Times December 31, 2020 at 03:30AM

Squirming, Maybe

By BY HELEN T. VERONGOS Crosswords & Games David J. Kahn escorts the old year to the door. New York Times Crossword Puzzles December 31, 2020 at 03:00AM

2020: The Year in Visual Stories and Graphics

By Unknown Author U.S. Selected Times graphics, visualizations and multimedia stories from the year. New York Times Two Thousand Twenty December 31, 2020 at 02:27AM

Over half of Ohio’s nursing home workers are refusing to get a Covid-19 vaccine, the governor says.

By BY ALLYSON WALLER World New York Times internal-essential December 31, 2020 at 02:23AM

Forever Is Never

By BY SAMMY HARKHAM Opinion A third grader reflects on the miserable year of 2020. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Cartoons and Cartoonists December 31, 2020 at 01:56AM

New York will allow in-person fans at Buffalo Bills home playoff game.

By BY TROY CLOSSON World New York Times internal-essential December 31, 2020 at 01:31AM

After Breonna Taylor Case, Louisville Police Face Precarious Next Chapter

By BY WILL WRIGHT, NICHOLAS BOGEL-BURROUGHS AND AUSTYN GAFFNEY U.S. An interim police chief has nearly finished her work, and the city is at a crossroads. Will a department handling one of the nation’s most controversial police shootings win back the city’s trust? New York Times Police Reform, Police Brutality, Misconduct and Shootings, Black Lives Matter Movement December 31, 2020 at 01:04AM


By Unknown Author Briefing PM-covid-update New York Times December 31, 2020 at 12:55AM

Critics Say Nashville Police Could Have Done More With Tip About Bomber

By BY STEVE CAVENDISH, JAMIE MCGEE AND RICK ROJAS U.S. Anthony Warner’s girlfriend told the police last year he was building bombs in his R.V. Police officials said they took their inquiry as far as they could at the time. New York Times Nashville, Tenn, Explosion (2020), Bombs and Explosives December 31, 2020 at 12:54AM

The Small Colorado Town Shrugged Off the Pandemic. Then Came the Coronavirus Variant.

By BY DAVE PHILIPPS U.S. Simla, Colo., an isolated ranching community, is the site of the first known case in the United States of a new, more infectious variant of the coronavirus. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Nursing Homes December 31, 2020 at 12:53AM

A Dallas-Fort Worth air traffic control center was closed for disinfection, and big flight delays soon followed.

By BY NEIL VIGDOR World New York Times internal-essential December 31, 2020 at 12:52AM

Closing of Air Traffic Control Center for Virus Cleaning Halts Flights in Dallas

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. Covid cases at F.A.A. center in Fort Worth lead to ripples of delays and diverted flights across the country. New York Times Delays (Transportation), Airlines and Airplanes, Airports, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) December 31, 2020 at 12:32AM

The Morning

By Unknown Author Briefing The Morning New York Times December 31, 2020 at 12:28AM

The Bomb That Struck the Heart of Nashville

By BY MARGARET RENKL Opinion I’m thinking of the weight we’ve all been carrying this year, in my city and everywhere else. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Nashville, Tenn, Explosion (2020) December 31, 2020 at 12:28AM

Life went on as it always had in Simla, Colo., until the virus came to town. And then the variant.

By BY DAVE PHILIPPS U.S. New York Times internal-essential December 31, 2020 at 12:26AM

‘No Realistic Path’ for Quick Vote on $2,000 Stimulus Checks, McConnell Says

By BY CATIE EDMONDSON U.S. The Senate leader all but ended any chance of increasing direct payments, despite some Republican support for the effort. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Stimulus (Economic), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) December 31, 2020 at 12:25AM

To get young students back in classrooms, California plans to offer a financial incentive to districts to reopen.

By BY JILL COWAN World New York Times internal-essential December 30, 2020 at 11:49PM

This New Year’s Eve, Times Square Will Be Filled With Hope. But Not People.

By BY DAN BARRY New York Celebrations will be muted as 2020 finally comes to an end, but they will bring much-needed touches of grace. New York Times New Year, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantine (Life and Culture) December 30, 2020 at 11:39PM

Don’t Let the Games Begin

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion College athletics can teach the right lesson by insisting that public health is more important than sports. New York Times Colleges and Universities, Basketball (College), Football (College), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) December 30, 2020 at 11:26PM

Death Transformed a Year, and What May Lie Ahead

By BY WILLIAM MCDONALD Obituaries As Covid-19 swept the world, the killing of George Floyd galvanized a racial justice movement, and the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg upended the makeup of the Supreme Court. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Deaths (Obituaries), George Floyd Protests (2020), Actors and Actresses, Pop and Rock Music December 30, 2020 at 11:15PM

As the Pandemic Took Lives, It Also Stole Hopes

By BY DANIEL J. WAKIN Obituaries Many of Covid-19’s victims had been entering new chapters in their lives: fatherhood, a career, freedom, citizenship. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) December 30, 2020 at 11:14PM

Rita Houston, WFUV D.J. Who Lifted Music Careers, Dies at 59

By BY RICHARD SANDOMIR Obituaries From a studio in the Bronx, she introduced listeners to artists from a wide range of genres. She was also a mentor to the stars, and a sometime-confidante. New York Times Deaths (Obituaries), Disc Jockeys, Radio, Music December 30, 2020 at 11:13PM