Showing posts from September 10, 2021

Corrections: Sept. 11, 2021

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021. New York Times September 11, 2021 at 04:21AM

‘Looking Back, I am Glad We Played’

By BY KURT STREETER Sports Stuyvesant High, blocks from the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, finished its football season in 2001 under dour circumstances. Was the attempt at normalcy worth it? New York Times Football, September 11 (2001), World Trade Center (Manhattan, NY), Education (K-12), Interscholastic Athletics September 11, 2021 at 04:01AM

His Basketball Camp Made Hall of Famers. Now He’s One, Too.

By BY SCOTT CACCIOLA Sports Howard Garfinkel co-founded the Five Star Basketball Camp, which trained big-name stars like Michael Jordan, Patrick Ewing and Grant Hill. New York Times Coaches and Managers, Basketball September 11, 2021 at 04:01AM

Quotation of the Day: Buffalo Soldiers Get Statue at West Point

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Saturday, September 11, 2021 New York Times September 11, 2021 at 03:46AM

Novak Djokovic Reaches U.S. Open Final, One Victory From a Grand Slam

By BY MATTHEW FUTTERMAN Sports Djokovic beat Alexander Zverev, 4-6, 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2, and has a chance to become the first man since 1969 to win a calendar-year Grand Slam. He will play Daniil Medvedev in the final on Sunday. New York Times Tennis, United States Open (Tennis) September 11, 2021 at 03:10AM

Cause for Alarm?

By BY CAITLIN LOVINGER Crosswords & Games Sid Sivakumar makes us think for days in his latest Saturday puzzle. New York Times Crossword Puzzles, Transgender and Transsexuals, Buddhism September 11, 2021 at 02:00AM

Biden Doubled Mask Fines. What Does It Mean for Air Passengers?

By BY HEATHER MURPHY Travel Battles over mask-wearing in airports and on planes have become common, but how many people actually end up getting fined? And who’s in charge of the process? New York Times Airlines and Airplanes, Masks, Fines (Penalties), Quarantine (Life and Culture), Airports, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Transportation September 11, 2021 at 01:11AM

20 Years On, the War on Terror Grinds Along With No End in Sight

By BY MARK LANDLER World Yet, the failures in Iraq and Afghanistan obscure the striking success of a multilateral effort that extends to as many as 85 countries. New York Times Terrorism, United States Defense and Military Forces, September 11 (2001) September 11, 2021 at 12:50AM

Quién es quién en el nuevo gobierno talibán

By BY DOUGLAS SCHORZMAN en Español ​​Muchos de los ministros del nuevo gabinete han desempeñado funciones similares dentro del grupo durante años, pero hubo algunas sorpresas. New York Times Afghanistan War (2001- ), Terrorism September 11, 2021 at 12:30AM

Measles Cases Bring Temporary Halt to Afghans’ Arrival in U.S.

By BY ZOLAN KANNO-YOUNGS U.S. The C.D.C. asked that the evacuation flights from overseas bases be suspended after four Afghans were found to be infected. New York Times Afghanistan War (2001- ), United States International Relations, Evacuations and Evacuees, Measles September 11, 2021 at 12:22AM

Biden’s Sweeping Vaccine Mandates Infuriate Republican Governors

By BY JACK HEALY, RICHARD FAUSSET AND J. DAVID GOODMAN U.S. Some employers and business groups welcomed the new coronavirus requirements, but many G.O.P. leaders issued outright condemnations. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Coronavirus Delta Variant, Vaccination and Immunization, Governors (US), Disease Rates September 11, 2021 at 12:15AM

Biden Is Right: Vaccine Refusal ‘Has Cost All of Us’

By BY THE EDITORIAL BOARD Opinion Requiring Covid vaccines is necessary to safeguard the country. New York Times Government Employees, Vaccination and Immunization, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), United States Economy September 10, 2021 at 11:54PM

The Overlooked Costs of Counterterrorism

By BY LAUREN JACKSON Podcasts On policing, jobs and the climate. New York Times September 11 (2001), World Trade Center (Manhattan, NY), United States Politics and Government, Afghanistan War (2001- ), Terrorism September 10, 2021 at 11:47PM

Biden’s Vaccine Push Aligns Him With a Fed-Up, Vaccinated Majority

By BY REID J. EPSTEIN AND LISA LERER U.S. As the president took forceful new steps to pressure Americans to get inoculated, he argued that they were urgently needed health measures. In his allies’ view, they were also good politics. New York Times Vaccination and Immunization, Government Employees, United States Politics and Government, Polls and Public Opinion, Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns, Governors (US) September 10, 2021 at 11:44PM

Video Shows Fire at New York City Hospital

By BY REUTERS AND STORYFUL U.S. The blaze erupted on the roof of St. John’s Episcopal Hospital in Queens. Officials said that the flames were extinguished within an hour and that two people suffered minor injuries. New York Times Hospitals, Fires and Firefighters September 10, 2021 at 11:27PM

Federal Research Bolsters the Case for Vaccine Mandates

By BY APOORVA MANDAVILLI AND RONI CARYN RABIN Health Scientists believe the administration’s new measures may tamp down the pandemic, although the effects will not immediately be obvious. New York Times your-feed-science, Coronavirus Delta Variant, Disease Rates, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Vaccination and Immunization, Coronavirus Reopenings, United States Politics and Government, Labor and Jobs, Education (K-12), Hospitals, Workplace Environment, Elderly, Nursing Homes September 10, 2021 at 11:23PM

The Taliban Are Telling Us They Haven’t Changed at All

By BY TOBY HARNDEN Opinion The West must not mistake tactical flexibility for real change. New York Times Terrorism, Afghanistan War (2001- ), Politics and Government, September 11 (2001), Human Rights and Human Rights Violations September 10, 2021 at 11:13PM

Daniil Medvedev Easily Advances to U.S. Open Final

By BY BEN ROTHENBERG Sports The No. 2 seed booked a spot in his second Open final, beating the 12th-seeded Felix Auger-Aliassime, 6-4, 7-5, 6-2. Medvedev will play either Novak Djokovic or Alexander Zverev. New York Times United States Open (Tennis), Tennis September 10, 2021 at 11:06PM