Showing posts from May 2, 2021

At Least 26 Killed in Bangladesh Speedboat Crash

By BY REUTERS World An overcrowded speedboat collided with a sand-laden bulk carrier and sank on the Padma River, the police said. New York Times Deaths (Fatalities), Maritime Accidents and Safety, Rescues May 3, 2021 at 05:44AM

What’s on TV This Week: ‘Amy Tan — Unintended Memoir’ and ‘Vax Live’

By BY GABE COHN Arts PBS’s “American Masters” airs a new documentary about the author Amy Tan. And Jennifer Lopez, the Foo Fighters and more perform at a benefit concert. New York Times Television, Movies May 3, 2021 at 05:00AM


By Unknown Author Slideshows PM-covid-update New York Times May 3, 2021 at 04:23AM

Johnny Bench Misses His Hall of Fame Friends

By BY KURT STREETER Sports Bench knew, played with or played against all of the 10 Hall of Famers who died in the past year. “You sit there and you are numb, and you remember and remember and remember,” he said. New York Times Baseball, Death and Dying May 3, 2021 at 04:01AM

An Olympic Dream Dashed by a Nasal Swab

By BY MATTHEW FUTTERMAN Sports Qualifying for the Games can be the achievement of a lifetime. In the coronavirus era, though, that opportunity can vanish without warning. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Olympic Games (2020), Wrestling, Fencing (Sport) May 3, 2021 at 04:01AM

Your Monday Briefing

By BY NATASHA FROST Briefing Russia’s problematic vaccine diplomacy. New York Times May 3, 2021 at 03:30AM

Word of the Day: zealous

By BY THE LEARNING NETWORK The Learning Network This word has appeared in 65 articles on in the past year. Can you use it in a sentence? New York Times May 3, 2021 at 03:30AM

As Delhi desperately seeks oxygen, a high court orders the government to take action.

By BY RON DEPASQUALE, JEFFREY GETTLEMAN, HARI KUMAR AND ANDREW JACOBS World The New Delhi High Court said it would start punishing government officials for failing to deliver oxygen after hospitals successfully sought an injunction. New York Times internal-essential, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) May 3, 2021 at 03:15AM

Yankees’ Kluber Is Dominant in 100th Career Victory

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Sports After a rough start, the Yankees rotation is showing progress. An overturned homer let the Mets hang on to win. New York Times Baseball May 3, 2021 at 02:44AM

Nepal halts all domestic and international flights in an effort to curb a huge spike.

By BY BHADRA SHARMA World New York Times internal-essential May 3, 2021 at 02:43AM

India’s outbreak is a danger to the world. Here’s why.

By BY ANDREW JACOBS World Uncontrolled outbreaks in any country threaten to prolong the pandemic globally even as some nations report progress and rising vaccinations. New York Times internal-essential, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) May 3, 2021 at 02:00AM

Quotation of the Day: Astronauts Splash Down in the Dark

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Monday, May 3, 2021. New York Times May 3, 2021 at 01:59AM

No Corrections: May 3, 2021

By Unknown Author Corrections No corrections appeared in print on Monday, May 3, 2021. New York Times May 3, 2021 at 01:58AM

For Democrats, Another Bad Election Night in Texas

By BY DAVID MONTGOMERY U.S. Two Republicans qualified for a runoff to fill a vacant House seat in northern Texas, foiling Democrats’ hopes of a breakthrough there. New York Times Elections, State Legislatures May 3, 2021 at 12:10AM

Help, We Can’t Stop Writing About Andrew Yang

By BY BEN SMITH Business The outsider brings provocative ideas and good vibes. But can an “empty vessel” really make it through New York’s shark-infested media waters? New York Times Presidential Election of 2020, Politics and Government, Elections, Mayors, Content Type: Service, United States Politics and Government, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), News and News Media May 3, 2021 at 12:04AM

‘Once Aboard, We Noticed Some Groups of People Sticking Together’

By Unknown Author New York A ride on the Circle Line, picking out produce and more reader tales of New York City in this week’s Metropolitan Diary. New York Times May 2, 2021 at 07:00AM