Showing posts from March 26, 2021

Charli Collier of Texas Honors Her Father’s Memory With Resilience

By BY GILLIAN R. BRASSIL Sports The Texas center, projected to be the No. 1 pick in the 2021 W.N.B.A. draft, got through a difficult year by drawing strength from her family. New York Times NCAA Basketball Championships (Women), Content Type: Personal Profile, Basketball (College), Draft and Recruitment (Sports) March 27, 2021 at 04:30AM

Expecting N.C.A.A. Miracles, the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles Make a Run

By BY BILLY WITZ Sports The team from Tulsa, Okla., would be only the second No. 15 seed to advance to the tournament’s round of 16 if it were to upset No. 3 Arkansas. New York Times NCAA Basketball Championships (Men), Basketball (College) March 27, 2021 at 04:01AM

For Michigan’s Players, Activism Has Been Season’s Theme

By BY NATALIE WEINER Sports Forward Naz Hillmon and Coach Kim Barnes Arico determined that it was important to have frank, open, difficult conversations as a team about racism, which hadn’t happened before. New York Times Black Lives Matter Movement, Basketball (College) March 27, 2021 at 04:01AM

Modi’s Visit to Bangladesh Sets Off Violent Protests

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS World At least four people were killed in clashes between the police and demonstrators, who have denounced Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for inviting India’s leader. New York Times Demonstrations, Protests and Riots March 27, 2021 at 02:41AM

Corrections: March 27, 2021

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Saturday, March 27, 2021. New York Times March 27, 2021 at 02:36AM

More vaccine production sites have been approved in the E.U. to aid with recent vaccine shortfalls.

By BY ISABELLA GRULLÓN PAZ World New York Times internal-essential March 27, 2021 at 02:19AM

No Small Favor

By BY CAITLIN LOVINGER Crosswords & Games You might need a hand with this Michael Hawkins puzzle. New York Times Crossword Puzzles March 27, 2021 at 02:00AM

Advocates are pushing for D.C. statehood to be included in a broader voting rights bill.

By BY CARL HULSE U.S. New York Times March 27, 2021 at 12:27AM

Stop the Executions, President Biden

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion Virginia’s move to end the death penalty was a welcome step. The administration can do more. New York Times Capital Punishment, Sentences (Criminal) March 27, 2021 at 12:15AM

Georgia Law Kicks Off Partisan Battle Over Voting Rights

By BY NICK CORASANITI AND REID J. EPSTEIN U.S. Civil rights groups quickly challenged a new law placing restrictions on voting, while President Biden denounced it as “Jim Crow.” Republicans in other states are determined to follow suit with their own measures. New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Voter Fraud (Election Fraud), United States Politics and Government, Voter Registration and Requirements, Law and Legislation, Black People, States (US), State Legislatures, Elections, Voting Rights Act (1965), Discrimination March 26, 2021 at 11:46PM

Analysis: Biden reveals how he views the threat from China.

By BY DAVID E. SANGER U.S. New York Times March 26, 2021 at 11:42PM

How to Protect Massage Workers

By BY ELENA SHIH Opinion Policing and criminalization of sex work hurts massage workers, even when they aren’t sex workers. New York Times Massage, Human Trafficking, Labor and Jobs, Workplace Hazards and Violations, Surveillance of Citizens by Government, Illegal Immigration, Wages and Salaries March 26, 2021 at 11:25PM

After the Tornadoes, Small Towns Grieve for Lost Lives and Wrecked Homes

By BY EDDIE BURKHALTER, RICHARD FAUSSET, RICK ROJAS AND JESUS JIMÉNEZ U.S. Dozens of tornadoes tore across Alabama and Georgia beginning on Thursday, leaving at least six dead and many neighborhoods in tatters. New York Times Weather, Tornadoes, Mobile Homes and Trailers March 26, 2021 at 11:14PM

What to Watch: Philip K. Dick on Film

By Unknown Author Movies The things that draw readers to the science-fiction novels of Philip K. Dick are the same ones that make them hard to adapt. Here are five projects that captured his strange worlds. New York Times Movies, Television, Science Fiction, Books and Literature March 26, 2021 at 11:11PM