Showing posts from April 17, 2021

Build the Whole World With Your Hands (and Some Newspaper)

By BY CHRISTY HARMON At Home Creating a light-up globe from recycled materials is a good reminder of Earth’s beauty. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Earth Day, Handicrafts, Newspapers, Content Type: Service April 18, 2021 at 03:59AM

Corrections: April 18, 2021

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Sunday, April 18, 2021. New York Times April 18, 2021 at 03:55AM

How Safe Are You From Covid When You Fly?

By BY MIKA GRÖNDAHL, TARIRO MZEZEWA AND OR FLEISHER Travel As vaccines become widely available and restrictions are eased, millions of people are flying again, raising questions about just how safe it is now to board a flight. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns, Airlines and Airplanes, Heating, Ventilation and Cooling (HVAC) April 18, 2021 at 03:51AM

Banish Anxiety About Your Post-Lockdown Looks

By BY A.C. SHILTON At Home The coronavirus changed so much about our lives, including, for many of us, our bodies. It’s OK. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Anxiety and Stress, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Weight, Content Type: Service April 18, 2021 at 03:43AM

Prepare Your Patio for the Season

By BY HANNAH SELINGER Travel Sprucing up for spring includes giving your lawn furniture the cleaning it deserves. New York Times Cleansers, Detergents and Soaps, Content Type: Service, Porches, Patios and Decks, Quarantine (Life and Culture) April 18, 2021 at 03:22AM

Listen to a Changing Planet, Through These 5 Climate Podcasts

By BY PHOEBE LETT At Home Understanding the climate crisis is tough. Let these audio storytellers help you understand the problems, and potential solutions. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Podcasts, Content Type: Service, Earth Day, Global Warming April 18, 2021 at 02:59AM

Bake Bread and Hang Out With Whales

By BY EMMA GRILLO AND DANYA ISSAWI At Home This week, tune in to a drag-queen story hour, learn about equity in the cannabis industry with Snoop Dogg or listen to a conversation with the journalist Don Lemon. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture) April 18, 2021 at 02:41AM

Despite Tensions, U.S. and China Agree to Work Together on Climate Change

By BY STEVEN LEE MYERS World The two countries said they would treat global warming “with the seriousness and urgency that it demands.” New York Times Global Warming, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, United States International Relations, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change April 18, 2021 at 01:42AM

A Window Into a Changed America

By BY KATIE VAN SYCKLE Times Insider In a National desk project, people across the country describe, in their own words, how the pandemic has transformed the way they live, work and think. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Mental Health and Disorders, Families and Family Life, Quarantine (Life and Culture), Anxiety and Stress April 18, 2021 at 01:24AM

Jacob deGrom Fans Nine in a Row as Mets Beat Rockies

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Sports The Mets’ ace fell one short of Tom Seaver’s major league record. The Yankees dropped to an A.L.-worst record of 5-9. New York Times Baseball April 18, 2021 at 01:12AM

Czechs Blame 2014 Blasts at Ammunition Depots on Elite Russian Spy Unit

By BY ANDREW HIGGINS AND HANA DE GOEIJ World The unit has also been implicated in the 2018 nerve agent attack in Salisbury, England, on Sergei Skripal, a former Russian spy, and his daughter. New York Times Espionage and Intelligence Services April 18, 2021 at 12:31AM

Indianapolis police chief says gunman bought weapons legally despite earlier warning.

By BY ALI WATKINS, CAMPBELL ROBERTSON AND ANDRÉS R. MARTÍNEZ U.S. Chief Randal Taylor said the gunman in the attack bought two assault-style weapons in July and August. Months earlier, his mother had warned the police about his mental state. New York Times Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Firearms April 17, 2021 at 11:02PM

Quotation of the Day: Deadly Run-Ins With the Police Show No Pause

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Sunday, April 18, 2021. New York Times April 18, 2021 at 12:07AM

Indianapolis Sikhs Mourn FedEx Shooting Victims as Questions About Motive Linger

By BY ANDRÉS R. MARTÍNEZ, MITCH SMITH AND ALISON SALDANHA U.S. Four of the eight people killed on Thursday night were from Indiana’s growing Sikh community. New York Times Indianapolis, Ind, Shooting (April, 2021), Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides, Sikhs and Sikhism April 17, 2021 at 11:58PM

La vida estrambótica, y conflictiva, de una artista del fraude

By BY GABRIELLE BLUESTONE en Español Según los fiscales, durante décadas, Tracii Hutsona vivió de engaños y estafas que le permitían financiar un estilo de vida lleno de lujos y desmesura. Esta es su historia. New York Times Identity Theft, Embezzlement, Frauds and Swindling, High Net Worth Individuals, Content Type: Personal Profile April 17, 2021 at 11:37PM

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By Unknown Author Briefing midday sat New York Times April 17, 2021 at 11:09PM

The gunman’s shotgun was seized last year, raising questions about his weapon.

By BY ALI WATKINS AND CAMPBELL ROBERTSON U.S. New York Times April 17, 2021 at 11:02PM

The shooting in Indianapolis adds to a grim toll of workplace violence in the U.S.

By BY MARIE FAZIO U.S. Mass shootings in American workplaces are not a new phenomenon. New York Times April 17, 2021 at 10:59PM

The region’s Sikh community is devastated by the attack.

By BY ELIZABETH DIAS, MITCH SMITH AND ANDRÉS R. MARTÍNEZ U.S. Many recalled a 2012 attack on a Sikh temple in Wisconsin. New York Times April 17, 2021 at 03:39AM

What we know about the victims in the Indianapolis shooting.