Showing posts from October 7, 2021

Late Night Dives Into a New Senate Report on Trump

By BY TRISH BENDIX Arts “So far, I’ve only read the title page, and it seems to be about how the former president and his allies pressured D.O.J. to overturn the 2020 election,” Stephen Colbert said on Thursday. New York Times Television October 8, 2021 at 05:47AM

They Had the Vaccines and a Plan to Reopen. Instead They Got Cold Feet.

By BY SUI-LEE WEE World Singapore’s experience offers lessons for other countries that want to reduce pandemic restrictions but have yet to deal with widespread infections. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Vaccination and Immunization, Coronavirus Reopenings October 8, 2021 at 05:15AM

The S.B.A. gave billions in grants to small businesses that made ‘illogical’ claims.

By Unknown Author Business New York Times October 8, 2021 at 05:07AM

Corrections: Oct. 8, 2021

By Unknown Author Corrections Corrections that appeared in print on Friday, Oct. 8, 2021. New York Times October 8, 2021 at 04:31AM

Quotation of the Day: Tanzanian Writer Cited for Exploring Themes on Fate of the Refugee

By Unknown Author Today’s Paper Quotation of the Day for Friday, October 8, 2021. New York Times October 8, 2021 at 04:31AM

A Beautiful Mind

By BY DANIEL WOODRELL Books In Jeff Zentner’s “In the Wild Light,” a brilliant girl who loves science and a soulful boy who writes poetry join forces to escape pain and poverty. New York Times Books and Literature, genre-books-young-adult October 8, 2021 at 04:26AM

A Jailed Indian Boy Chases His Scrap of Sky

By BY SHAILA DEWAN Books For the 9-year-old narrator of Padma Venkatraman’s “Born Behind Bars,” life was but a dream. New York Times Books and Literature, Children and Childhood, genre-books-childrens October 8, 2021 at 04:25AM

Your Friday Briefing

By BY NATASHA FROST Briefing A Senate agreement on the debt ceiling. New York Times October 8, 2021 at 04:22AM

The One Thing We Couldn’t Talk About

By BY ALICE HOFFMAN Style When the bad news finally arrived, neither one of us — dear friends for 60 years — knew what to say. New York Times Love (Emotion), Grief (Emotion), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) October 8, 2021 at 04:00AM

Covid’s Relentless Strain on a Melbourne Hospital

By BY AMAALI LOKUGE World From sadness to irreverent laughter, one emergency room doctor explains what it feels like to practice medicine in the epicenter of Australia’s latest outbreak. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Emergency Medical Treatment, Protective Clothing and Gear, Vaccination and Immunization October 8, 2021 at 03:02AM

Powered by the Crowd, McCullers Mowed Down the White Sox

By BY TYLER KEPNER Sports Houston’s Lance McCullers Jr. was able to keep his pitches in the zone, and that spelled trouble for Chicago’s hitters. New York Times Baseball, Playoff Games October 8, 2021 at 02:36AM

U.S., Riding Its Newest Star, Beats Jamaica in Qualifier

By BY ANDREW KEH Sports The teenage forward Ricardo Pepi scored two goals to power the United States to its second straight win in World Cup qualifying. New York Times Soccer October 8, 2021 at 02:00AM

Home to Muir Woods

By BY DEB AMLEN Crosswords & Games Yacob Yonas offers a nice segue into the solving weekend. New York Times Crossword Puzzles October 8, 2021 at 02:00AM


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Heavy Rain Floods Parts of Alabama

By BY REUTERS, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS AND STORYFUL U.S. Slow-moving thunderstorms drenched parts of northern and central Alabama, flooding houses and stranding drivers in their cars. The heavy rains left at least four people dead, including a 4-year-old girl. New York Times Floods, Rain October 8, 2021 at 01:03AM

U.S. Charges Ex-Taliban Commander in Killing of 3 Soldiers in ’08 Attack

By BY ED SHANAHAN New York The man, Haji Najibullah, was charged last year with kidnapping an American journalist and two Afghan nationals months after the deadly assault. New York Times Terrorism, Afghanistan War (2001- ), United States Defense and Military Forces, Kidnapping and Hostages October 8, 2021 at 01:02AM

‘Lackawanna Blues’ Review: A Soulful Master Class in Storytelling

By BY MAYA PHILLIPS Theater Ruben Santiago-Hudson brings his tender and vibrant autobiographical show to Broadway, honoring the woman who not only raised him but also kept a cast of misfits in line. New York Times Blues Music October 8, 2021 at 01:00AM

Woman Jailed for Close Encounter With Grizzly and Cubs at Yellowstone

By BY JESUS JIMÉNEZ U.S. The woman was sentenced to four days in jail and was barred from the park for a year for not yielding space to the bear and three cubs. New York Times Bears, Animals, National Parks, Monuments and Seashores, Parks and Other Recreation Areas October 8, 2021 at 12:32AM

How to Use Rapid Home Tests (Once You Find Them)

By BY TARA PARKER-POPE Well Regular home testing for coronavirus can lower risk, ease worry and allow you to live a more normal life. New York Times Content Type: Service, internal-sub-only, Tests (Medical), Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) October 8, 2021 at 12:02AM

These Baseball Frenemies Have Met Over 200 Times. But Rarely Like This.

By BY TYLER KEPNER Sports From teammates, to manager and player, to division rivals, Tony La Russa and Dusty Baker’s careers have consistently intersected for decades. They face off again, this time in the postseason. New York Times Baseball, Playoff Games October 7, 2021 at 11:35PM

Attack on Teacher May Have Been Inspired by TikTok Challenge, Police Say

By BY NEIL VIGDOR U.S. Larrianna Jackson, 18, a student at Covington High School in Louisiana, is a facing a felony battery charge after she repeatedly punched a teacher, the authorities say. New York Times Social Media, School Discipline (Students), Education (K-12), Abuse of the Disabled, Video Recordings, Downloads and Streaming, Assaults, Mobile Applications, Vandalism October 7, 2021 at 11:09PM

San Francisco will ease some masking requirements for vaccinated people.

By BY LAUREN MCCARTHY World The change, set to take effect on Oct. 15, is dependent on coronavirus cases and hospitalization rates remaining stable or declining. New York Times Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), Vaccination and Immunization October 7, 2021 at 10:25PM