Showing posts from July 19, 2021

Pedro Castillo es declarado ganador en las elecciones presidenciales de Perú

By BY MITRA TAJ AND JULIE TURKEWITZ en Español El líder de izquierda, quien ha prometido renovar el sistema político y económico para abordar la pobreza y la desigualdad, derrotó por muy pocos votos a la hija de un expresidente encarcelado. New York Times Elections, Politics and Government July 20, 2021 at 03:21AM

Your Tuesday Briefing

By BY NATASHA FROST Briefing Flooding death toll hits 196. New York Times July 20, 2021 at 03:15AM

Nneka Ogwumike’s appeal to play for Nigeria is denied.

By BY ALEXANDRA E. PETRI AND KELLY WHITESIDE Sports New York Times Olympic Games (2020) July 20, 2021 at 02:51AM

2 Rockets Fired at Israel From Lebanon, Setting Off Sirens in North

By BY THE NEW YORK TIMES World One of the rockets was shot down by missile defenses and the other landed in open area, causing no damage, Israel’s military said. New York Times Defense and Military Forces July 20, 2021 at 02:21AM

How an Unproven Alzheimer’s Drug Got Approved

By BY PAM BELLUCK, SHEILA KAPLAN AND REBECCA ROBBINS Health Though some of its own senior officials said there was little evidence of benefit for patients, the F.D.A. nonetheless greenlighted Biogen’s Aduhelm, or aducanumab. New York Times Aduhelm (Drug), Alzheimer's Disease, Drugs (Pharmaceuticals), Labeling and Labels (Product), Clinical Trials, Elderly, Science and Technology, Regulation and Deregulation of Industry, Research, Brain, your-feed-science, your-feed-healthcare July 20, 2021 at 02:12AM

It’s a Long Story

By BY RACHEL FABI Crosswords & Games Sam Buchbinder sticks the landing. New York Times Crossword Puzzles July 20, 2021 at 02:00AM


By BY EMILY CHAN AND KONEY BAI World 法国10万人抗议对未接种疫苗者实施出行限制;恐慌情绪蔓延华尔街,美股震荡下跌;东京奥运会面临炎热天气考验;海地宣布成立新政府……这里是今日要闻。 New York Times July 20, 2021 at 01:59AM

U.S. men’s and women’s basketball teams are the latest to be disrupted by the coronavirus.

By BY JONATHAN ABRAMS, ALEXANDRA E. PETRI, JULIET MACUR AND MOTOKO RICH Sports Guard Zach LaVine entered coronavirus health and safety protocols and did not travel with the men’s team, and Katie Lou Samuelson, a member of the 3x3 Olympics team, will miss the Games after a positive test result. New York Times Olympic Games (2020), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) July 20, 2021 at 01:32AM

Wildfires Rage Across West

By BY STORYFUL AND THE ASSOCIATED PRESS U.S. Firefighters are battling to contain dozens of wildfires across the Western United States as a record-breaking drought and unrelenting heat have created ideal conditions for flames to quickly spread. New York Times Wildfires, Fires and Firefighters July 20, 2021 at 01:32AM

Twitter suspends Marjorie Taylor Greene for posting coronavirus misinformation.

By BY KATE CONGER U.S. New York Times July 20, 2021 at 01:21AM

Twitter Suspends Marjorie Taylor Greene for Posting Coronavirus Misinformation

By BY KATE CONGER Technology The Republican lawmaker from Georgia cannot tweet for 12 hours, after the White House criticized social media sites for amplifying vaccine lies. New York Times Social Media, Rumors and Misinformation, Computers and the Internet, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Politics and Government, Vaccination and Immunization July 20, 2021 at 01:08AM

Loneliness Is Breaking America

By BY MICHELLE GOLDBERG Opinion Authoritarianism attracts isolated people. New York Times Loneliness, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Right-Wing Extremism and Alt-Right, Presidential Election of 2020, United States Politics and Government, Fringe Groups and Movements, QAnon, Social Media, Social Conditions and Trends July 20, 2021 at 12:37AM

Pedro Castillo, Leftist Political Outsider, Wins Peru Presidency

By BY MITRA TAJ AND JULIE TURKEWITZ World Mr. Castillo, who has vowed to overhaul the political and economic system to address poverty and inequality, narrowly defeated the daughter of a jailed former president. New York Times Elections, Politics and Government July 20, 2021 at 12:33AM

Corrections: July 20, 2021

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Tuesday, July 20, 2021. New York Times July 20, 2021 at 12:23AM

Quotation of the Day: U.K.’s ‘Freedom Day’ Arrives as Cases Rise and Johnson Isolates

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Tuesday, July 20, 2021. New York Times July 20, 2021 at 12:23AM

A Florida congressman tested positive for Covid-19 after he was fully vaccinated, he said.

By BY AZI PAYBARAH World New York Times United States Politics and Government, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Vaccination and Immunization July 20, 2021 at 12:01AM

Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin Rocket Launch: How to Watch

By BY KENNETH CHANG Science The Amazon founder’s spaceflight company will carry people to space for the first time on Tuesday. Here’s what you need to know. New York Times Private Spaceflight, Rocket Science and Propulsion, Space and Astronomy July 20, 2021 at 12:00AM

Senators and Biden Aides Struggle to Save Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal

By BY JIM TANKERSLEY AND EMILY COCHRANE Business A looming deadline and a last-minute need for a new revenue source are complicating a deal that was announced nearly a month ago. New York Times United States Politics and Government, United States Economy, Infrastructure (Public Works), Federal Budget (US), Inflation (Economics), American Jobs Plan (2021), Stimulus (Economic) July 19, 2021 at 11:57PM

U.S. Senators Visit Georgia to Promote Voting Rights

By BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS U.S. A group of Senate Democrats traveled to Atlanta on Monday to speak to voters who have faced challenges casting their ballots, in an effort to highlight the need for new federal voting rights protections. New York Times United States Politics and Government, Elections, Voting and Voters July 19, 2021 at 11:42PM

How Bad Is the Bootleg Fire? It’s Generating Its Own Weather.

By BY HENRY FOUNTAIN Climate Unpredictable winds, fire clouds that spawn lightning, and flames that leap over firebreaks are confounding efforts to fight the blaze, which is sweeping through southern Oregon. New York Times Global Warming, Wildfires, Weather, Forests and Forestry, Fires and Firefighters, Lightning July 19, 2021 at 11:38PM

Good Riddance, TurboTax. Americans Need a Real ‘Free File’ Program.

By BY BINYAMIN APPELBAUM Opinion The company's exit from a federal program that provides free tax-filing software is an opportunity for the I.R.S. to create something better. New York Times Tax Preparers and Preparation, Federal Taxes (US), Income Tax July 19, 2021 at 11:24PM

Andrew Lloyd Webber Delays ‘Cinderella’ Musical in West End

By BY SARAH BAHR Theater The composer and producer blamed Britain’s coronavirus restrictions for the delay. New York Times Theater, Shutdowns (Institutional), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) July 19, 2021 at 11:13PM

Graham Vick, Director Who Opened Opera’s Doors, Dies at 67

By BY ALEX MARSHALL Arts The British director was no stranger to the prestige houses, but his calls to make opera more inclusive and available to everyone eventually found their moment. New York Times Opera, Classical Music, Deaths (Obituaries) July 19, 2021 at 11:10PM

Moving Back to Brooklyn and Upgrading

By BY MARIAN BULL Real Estate After a year in Florida with his parents, he missed New York and he needed a place big enough to launch a vegan cookie business. New York Times Renting and Leasing (Real Estate), Real Estate and Housing (Residential), Quarantine (Life and Culture), Cookies July 19, 2021 at 09:00AM

What You Don’t Know About Food Allergies

By BY JANE E. BRODY Well Pollen-food reactions, adult onset symptoms and cross reactivity are just some of the surprising ways our bodies respond to food. New York Times Allergies, Anaphylactic Shock, Food, Peanuts, Seafood, Pollen, Sesame Seeds, Children and Childhood July 19, 2021 at 09:00AM

The $8 Billion Question: Which Towns Will Cash In on Marijuana?

By BY TRACEY TULLY New York After legalization, municipalities in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut are deciding whether to permit cannabis businesses to open. New York Times Marijuana, Law and Legislation, Local Government, Agriculture and Farming, Mayors July 19, 2021 at 09:00AM

Return to Form: Fashion Journalists on Going Back to the Runway

By BY KATIE VAN SYCKLE Times Insider After attending shows in person for the first time in more than a year, two industry watchers reflect on the spectacle and the art. New York Times Quarantine (Life and Culture), Fashion and Apparel, Couture Fashion Week, Couture (Fashion) July 19, 2021 at 09:00AM

Congratulations! It’s a Start-Up.

By BY ALYSON KRUEGER Business Their friends are having babies. They’re starting companies. So why not throw a “business shower” to celebrate that life change? New York Times Content Type: Service, Entrepreneurship, Parties (Social), Start-ups, Small Business, Millennial Generation July 19, 2021 at 09:00AM

As Boris Johnson isolates, England lifts nearly all legal Covid restrictions.

By BY MARC SANTORA World A move to end most legal limits on social contact, including reopening nightclubs and ending a national mask mandate, went ahead even with cases surging. New York Times Politics and Government, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Quarantines, Mobile Applications, Vaccination and Immunization, Disease Rates July 19, 2021 at 08:57AM

Two Americans Sentenced to Prison for Role in Smuggling Nissan Executive out of Japan in a Box

By BY BEN DOOLEY Business The father and son each received sentences of more than a year and had confessed to helping the executive, Carlos Ghosn, escape. New York Times Extradition July 19, 2021 at 07:05AM

No Need for Speed

By BY JOE DRAPE AND JOE KLINE Sports At Grants Pass Downs in Oregon, horses come first and women thrive as owners, trainers and jockeys. The approach is good for business, and the community’s soul. New York Times Horses, Horse Racing, Jockeys, Drivers and Trainers, State and County Fairs July 19, 2021 at 07:00AM

Por qué deberías preocuparte por tu derecho a reparar tus aparatos

By BY BRIAN X. CHEN en Español La nueva legislación podría simplificar el mantenimiento de la tecnología y hacer que la compra de un nuevo teléfono inteligente o computador sea el último recurso. New York Times Computers and the Internet, Content Type: Service, Automobiles, Software, Batteries, Smartphones, Consumer Protection, Sustainable Living, Electronics, Law and Legislation, iPhone, Executive Orders and Memorandums, United States Politics and Government July 19, 2021 at 07:00AM

Canada surpasses the U.S. vaccination rate, after lagging for months.

By BY VJOSA ISAI World The uptick could be good news for fully vaccinated U.S. travelers, who may be welcomed across the border by mid-August. New York Times July 18, 2021 at 11:04PM