Showing posts from June 19, 2021

Man at Florida Pride Parade Is Struck and Killed by Driver

By BY MICHAEL LEVENSON U.S. The head of a gay men’s chorus said the driver was “part of the Chorus family” and that the crash did not appear to be an attack on the L.G.B.T.Q. community. New York Times Murders, Attempted Murders and Homicides June 20, 2021 at 04:54AM

Corrections: June 20, 2021

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Sunday, June 20, 2021. New York Times June 20, 2021 at 04:10AM

Quotation of the Day: Worried by Dirty Money, U.S. Examines the Secrecy of Art Sales

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Sunday, June 20, 2021. New York Times June 20, 2021 at 04:10AM

In the Wake of India’s Covid Crisis, a ‘Black Fungus’ Epidemic Follows

By BY EMILY SCHMALL World The deadly disease has sickened former coronavirus patients across the country. Doctors believe that hospitals desperate to keep Covid patients alive made choices that left them vulnerable. New York Times Disease Rates, Mucormycosis, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Diabetes, Hospitals, Steroids, Fungi, Deaths (Fatalities) June 20, 2021 at 04:03AM

Iran’s System Keeps Its Grip, Despite the Chaos (or Because of It)

By BY MAX FISHER World Governments rooted in revolution like Tehran’s have proved to be among the world’s most stable, even drawing strength from crises. New York Times Politics and Government June 20, 2021 at 04:02AM

Regional Elections in France Will Test the Far Right’s Appeal

By BY CONSTANT MÉHEUT World Voting on Sunday will set the stage for next year’s presidential race and may hint at the strength of the National Rally, Marine Le Pen’s far-right party. New York Times June 20, 2021 at 04:02AM

Sugar Rodgers Is Rewriting Her Life Story Through the W.N.B.A.

By BY TAMRYN SPRUILL Sports Rodgers used basketball, and later her writing skills, to forge a brighter path after a painful childhood. The former All-Star is now an assistant coach for the Las Vegas Aces. New York Times Content Type: Personal Profile, Coaches and Managers, Women and Girls, Basketball June 20, 2021 at 04:01AM

Milwaukee Bucks Eliminate Nets From N.B.A. Playoffs

By BY SOPAN DEB Sports Injuries to the Nets’ stars weighed on the team, which had been favored to win the championship this season. New York Times Basketball, Playoff Games June 20, 2021 at 03:28AM

At the U.S. Open, a Three-Way Tie for the Lead Sets Up a Wild Finish

By BY BILL PENNINGTON Sports Mackenzie Hughes, Louis Oosthuizen and Russell Henley are knotted at five under par, but Rory McIlroy, Bryson DeChambeau and Jon Rahm enter Sunday’s final round as threats. New York Times Golf, United States Open (Tennis) June 20, 2021 at 02:47AM

Brazil’s upcoming fire season and drought are likely to complicate Covid cases.

By BY ANA IONOVA World New York Times internal-essential June 19, 2021 at 10:17PM

Some Catholic Leaders Deserve to Have Biden’s Ear, and Some Do Not

By BY TOM PERRIELLO Opinion The efforts by conservative bishops to arbitrate who receives communion reinforce why the American bishops so often stand alone. New York Times Priests, Politics and Government, United States Economy June 19, 2021 at 11:36PM

The Subscription Box That Teaches Kids to Do Good

By BY JOEL STEIN Business What is a liberal, atheist parent to do if you want to raise volunteers? New York Times Content Type: Personal Profile, Father's Day, Volunteers and Community Service, Philanthropy, Religion and Belief, Parenting June 19, 2021 at 09:00AM

‘If You Move Out Here, You Make a Deal With Nature’: Life in a Fire-Prone Canyon

By BY JAIME LOWE U.S. Topanga Canyon in Los Angeles County, home to both fire preppers and the fire fatigued, is a scenic, isolated world that has turned the threat of catastrophe into an everyday norm. New York Times Fires and Firefighters, Wildfires June 19, 2021 at 09:00AM

The Big Tuna Sandwich Mystery

By BY JULIA CARMEL Style A lawsuit against America’s largest sandwich chain has raised questions about America’s most popular canned fish. We tried to answer one: Is Subway selling tuna? New York Times Tuna June 19, 2021 at 09:00AM

A History of Getting Hammered, and Why Some of Us Should Keep Doing It

By BY ZOË LESCAZE Books In “Drunk,” Edward Slingerland plays devil’s advocate for the pleasure and utility of Dionysian abandon. New York Times Books and Literature, Alcohol Abuse, Alcoholic Beverages June 19, 2021 at 09:00AM

‘Keep an Eye on This Guy’: Inside Eric Adams’s Complicated Police Career

By BY MICHAEL ROTHFELD, JOSEPH GOLDSTEIN, ASHLEY SOUTHALL AND MICHAEL WILSON New York Mr. Adams’s police credentials have helped him rise to the top of this year’s mayoral field. But his relationship with the department is complex. New York Times Police, Race and Ethnicity, Elections, Mayors, Police Brutality, Misconduct and Shootings, Content Type: Personal Profile June 19, 2021 at 07:00AM

Iranian Hard-liner, Ebrahim Raisi, Is Headed to Presidency

By BY VIVIAN YEE World Rival candidates conceded the election to Mr. Raisi, Iran’s judiciary chief, a close ally of the supreme leader who has a record of grave human rights violations. New York Times Elections, Embargoes and Sanctions, Politics and Government, United States International Relations, Voting and Voters, Human Rights and Human Rights Violations June 19, 2021 at 06:40AM