Showing posts from June 11, 2021

At the French Open Grounds, a Guided Tour of Change

By BY CHRISTOPHER CLAREY Sports A tennis writer has watched Roland Garros evolve and grow for 30 years, for better or worse. New York Times Tennis, French Open (Tennis), Stadiums and Arenas, Restoration and Renovation June 12, 2021 at 04:01AM

U.F.C. 263: Adesanya and Vettori Get Their Rematch

By BY EMMANUEL MORGAN Sports Adesanya, one of the U.F.C.’s most marketable stars, makes his first appearance since trying to win a championship in a heavier weight class. New York Times Mixed Martial Arts June 12, 2021 at 04:01AM

Corrections: June 12, 2021

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Saturday, June 12, 2021. New York Times June 12, 2021 at 02:51AM

Quotation of the Day: Extreme, Widespread Drought in the West, and the Hottest Months Are Still to Come

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Saturday, June 12, 2021. New York Times June 12, 2021 at 02:51AM

Argentina necesita conversar sobre el racismo. Alberto Fernández lo demuestra

By BY SYLVIA COLOMBO en Español El presidente se presenta como un político progresista pero comparte los mismos prejuicios de una parte de la sociedad argentina que se cree europea. New York Times June 12, 2021 at 01:20AM

In Making the French Open Final, Djokovic Edges Closer to His Rivals

By BY CHRISTOPHER CLAREY Sports Novak Djokovic defeated Rafael Nadal in four fierce sets and will try to win his 19th Grand Slam title against Stefanos Tsitsipas on Sunday. New York Times Tennis, French Open (Tennis) June 12, 2021 at 01:09AM

Oregon Lawmakers Expel Representative Over Capitol Breach

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS U.S. Lawmakers in Oregon voted, 59 to 1, to expel a colleague, Rep. Mike Nearman, from office on Thursday for his role in helping a crowd breach the State Capitol in December, the first time in history that an Oregon legislator was expelled. New York Times Right-Wing Extremism and Alt-Right, State Legislatures June 12, 2021 at 12:44AM

Garland Pledges Renewed Efforts to Protect Voting Rights

By BY KATIE BENNER, NICK CORASANITI AND REID J. EPSTEIN U.S. The attorney general’s commitment served notice to Republican-led states imposing new voting restrictions, and included a vow to protect the voting rights of people of color. New York Times Voter Registration and Requirements, Absentee Voting, Voter Fraud (Election Fraud), Voting Rights Act (1965), United States Politics and Government, States (US) June 11, 2021 at 11:51PM

Canada’s Muslims Call For Action Against Islamophobia

By BY IAN AUSTEN World After the targeted killing of a Muslim family in London, Ontario, the community is demanding a summit on Islamophobia. New York Times Muslims and Islam, Religion and Belief, Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides June 11, 2021 at 11:48PM

What to Know About Testing and Vaccine Requirements for Travel

By BY CONCEPCIÓN DE LEÓN Travel Do you need to be vaccinated or have a negative Covid-19 test for your next trip? Check this guide before traveling domestically or abroad. New York Times Content Type: Service, Travel and Vacations, Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns, Tests (Medical), Vaccination and Immunization, Quarantines, Airlines and Airplanes June 11, 2021 at 11:35PM

Justice Dept. Watchdog and Senate Open Inquiries Into Seizure of Democrats’ Data

By BY NICHOLAS FANDOS AND CHARLIE SAVAGE U.S. Democrats denounced the Trump administration’s seizure of lawmakers’ data as an abuse of power and called on Republicans to back the congressional inquiry. New York Times Inspectors General, United States Politics and Government, Ethics and Official Misconduct, Classified Information and State Secrets, Subpoenas, Privacy, Freedom of the Press June 11, 2021 at 11:30PM

Departures of Police Officers Accelerated During a Year of Protests

By BY NEIL MACFARQUHAR U.S. Retirements nationwide were up by 45 percent and resignations by 18 percent in the 12-month period ending in April. New York Times Police, Police Reform, Budgets and Budgeting, George Floyd Protests (2020), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) June 11, 2021 at 11:11PM

Baron Davis Directs Now. If There’s a ‘Space Jam 3,’ He Wants In.

By BY SOPAN DEB Movies The former N.B.A. star’s first movie, “Domino: Battle of the Bones,” is as in-your-face as his playing style. And he’s got plenty more big-screen ideas. New York Times Content Type: Personal Profile, Movies, Basketball June 11, 2021 at 11:10PM