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George Floyd Protests in Minneapolis, Atlanta, New York: Live Updates
The Defense Department ordered the Army to prepare military police units to deploy to Minneapolis after another night of protests.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 17:46:08 +0000)
Sprawling Protest Movement Treads Line Between Justice Agenda and Chaos
Escalating violence and destruction on Friday raised questions about whether a diverse, broadly decentralized protest movement was spinning out of control.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 17:12:33 +0000)
How Two Co-Workers, a Fake Bill and an Encounter Roiled a Nation
The episode began with a report of a $20 counterfeit bill. It ended in a fatal encounter with the police, which the authorities have described in detail for the first time.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 04:24:31 +0000)
In Days of Discord, President Trump Fans the Flames
Mr. Trump has presented himself as someone who seeks conflict, not conciliation, a fighter, not a peacemaker. And he has lived up to his self-image at an inopportune time.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 17:25:42 +0000)
What Top Conservatives Are Saying About George Floyd and Police Brutality
For those on the right whose usual instinct is to stand up for law enforcement, the stark video showing Mr. Floyd being fatally pinned by a police officer raises conflicting feelings about the incident.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 16:50:34 +0000)
Twitter Had Been Drawing a Line for Months When Trump Crossed It
Inside the company, one faction wanted Jack Dorsey, Twitter’s chief, to take a hard line against the president’s tweets while another urged him to remain hands-off.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 09:00:15 +0000)
Live Coronavirus Pandemic Updates: Lake of the Ozarks, W.H.O., India
The U.S. Supreme Court rejected a California church’s challenge to attendance limits. And the E.U. navigates a tangled web of restrictions easing among its member countries.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 17:49:57 +0000)
Supreme Court, in 5-4 Decision, Rejects Church’s Challenge to Shutdown Order
A California church argued that restrictions on public gatherings treated houses of worship worse than many businesses.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 04:54:48 +0000)
Live SpaceX NASA Launch Updates
Here’s what you need to know about Saturday’s second launch attempt of NASA astronauts in the Crew Dragon spacecraft.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 17:17:44 +0000)
Elon Musk’s SpaceX Suit Is Like a Tuxedo for the Starship Enterprise
It also may herald the return of wearable tech.
(Wed, 27 May 2020 17:34:22 +0000)
Hong Kong's Protest Movement, Faced with Beijing's Security Push, is In Crisis
As the Chinese government’s grip tightens, protesters are debating how and why to keep fighting, or whether resistance is even possible.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 14:54:36 +0000)
In Hong Kong, Anxiety and Defiance Over Trump’s Move to Cut Ties
The reactions to President Trump’s decision fell along familiar political fault lines in a city wracked by nearly a year of protests.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 17:29:07 +0000)
11 of Our Best Weekend Reads
The Central Park bird watcher speaks. A re-examination of the chopstick. Farewell, Larry Kramer. Face-timing Pamela Anderson. And more.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 16:10:19 +0000)
Special Episode: The Latest From Minneapolis
In the wake of George Floyd’s death, a city is ablaze in a longstanding demand for justice.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 04:23:59 +0000)
A Trump vs. Twitter Week
It’s a pandemic, protests against police brutality are gripping the country, and the president of the United States and Twitter are battling it out.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 19:28:37 +0000)
Sign Up: ‘Watching’
Get recommendations on the best TV shows and movies to watch.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 03:37:25 +0000)
George Floyd's Death, Protests, Coronavirus: America Is a Tinderbox
Scenes from a country in free fall.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 01:16:40 +0000)
The Police Killed George Floyd. Redirect Their Funding Elsewhere.
Redirect it to emergency response programs that don’t kill black people.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 17:12:43 +0000)
George Floyd, Police Accountability and the Supreme Court
The courts protected police abuses for years before George Floyd’s death. It’s time to rethink “qualified immunity.”
(Sat, 30 May 2020 00:42:24 +0000)
Trump's Decision to Leave the W.H.O. Will Benefit China
America should be demanding answers, not retreating.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 03:50:16 +0000)
President Trump Is a Doughnut
Will he concede if beaten by Joe Biden in November?
(Sat, 30 May 2020 01:55:48 +0000)
China and the Rhineland Moment
America and its allies must not simply accept Beijing’s aggression.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 00:44:52 +0000)
Amazon Warehouse Workers Deserve Continued Hazard Pay
Thanks for the flattering commercials, but we’re about to lose our hazard pay.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 20:26:07 +0000)
George Floyd's Death Shows the State Fails Black People
The collapse of politics and governance leaves no other option.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 20:27:47 +0000)
What Birds Do for Us and What We Can Do for Them
We want to return to our lives and livelihoods without sacrificing the natural world that supports us in body and in spirit.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 22:23:36 +0000)
Covid-19 Lockdown is Ending. Patients Are Still Suffering.
Nursing home residents. Cabdrivers. Immigrants. Covid-19 has become a disease of the vulnerable.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 21:55:48 +0000)
Tony Kushner: Larry Kramer Spoke the Truths We Needed to Hear
He showed us that liberation from oppression was a matter of life and death.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 20:55:12 +0000)
Is Pickleball the Perfect Pandemic Pastime?
Ellen DeGeneres recently declared herself among the intergenerational sport’s ardent enthusiasts.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 09:00:10 +0000)
Do Runners Need to Wear Masks?
Some people have taken to yelling (online and off) at people exercising without masks. But does it really matter?
(Sat, 30 May 2020 16:37:02 +0000)
Cuomo Focused on Controlling 10 Virus Hot Spots in N.Y.C.: Live Updates
As New York City looks to begin reopening on June 8, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said officials were preparing hospitals for a potential uptick in coronavirus cases.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 17:05:50 +0000)
Flynn Discussed Sanctions at Length With Russian Diplomat, Transcripts Show
The former national security adviser now says he does not remember those discussions as he fights a criminal charge he had previously pleaded guilty to.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 01:14:12 +0000)
Over Veterans’ Protests, Trump Vetoes Measure to Block Student Loan Rules
President Trump sided with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos over veterans’ groups, vetoing a measure that would have blocked new regulations that tighten access to student loan forgiveness.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 01:07:38 +0000)
Sam Johnson, Congressman and Former P.O.W., Is Dead at 89
A much-decorated pilot held by the North Vietnamese for years, he would later criticize his fellow Republican Donald Trump for disparaging John McCain.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 15:28:07 +0000)
World Leaders to Headline 24-Hour Livestream for Gay Pride
Global Pride, a online event scheduled for June 27, will feature remarks by prime ministers and royalty as well as performances by international musical acts, according to organizers.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 13:00:03 +0000)
A Mile-Long Line for Free Food in Geneva, One of World’s Richest Cities
The Swiss city is best known for bankers, watchmakers and U.N. officials. But the virus has forced thousands from Geneva’s underclass to line up for hours for food aid.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 09:00:14 +0000)
Testing Is Key to Beating Coronavirus, Right? Japan Has Other Ideas
The country has reported fewer deaths than other major nations and ended a state of emergency even while maintaining a low testing rate.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 16:25:04 +0000)
The White Dog Walker and #LivingWhileBlack in New York City
The confrontation between a black bird watcher and a white woman walking her dog reminded many black residents that a diverse city can also be hostile.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 16:38:55 +0000)
She Accused a Coach of Abuse. Then More Than 30 Gymnasts Backed Her Up.
A gymnastics coach in New York City was suspended after Sara Allan, who trained at a gym there, wrote about her experience on Facebook. She received an outpouring of similar complaints from other gymnasts.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 01:52:39 +0000)
Telemedicine for Home Repairs?
The coronavirus has made homeowners wary of inviting workers into their homes, but some contractors can make a diagnosis virtually.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 19:03:19 +0000)
How to Recover From Covid-19 at Home
Rest and fluids are essential, but not always enough. Here are some more things you can do to feel better.
(Wed, 27 May 2020 21:12:16 +0000)
Thinking About Flying? Here’s What You Need to Know Now
Airplane travel is inching back, but staying safe remains a concern. Here’s how to think about approaching a trip.
(Wed, 27 May 2020 14:36:31 +0000)
It’s Not Too Late to Get a Virtual Internship
Here’s how college students whose summer plans fell through can line up virtual internships.
(Wed, 27 May 2020 09:00:08 +0000)
How to Prepare Your Dog to Be Left at Home Alone (Again)
Whether your dog is new or old, these tips will help ease its transition from lockdown to normal life.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 14:14:33 +0000)
What Tracee Ellis Ross Worried About in ‘High Note’ (It Wasn’t Her Mom)
Her character, a glamorous singer, might remind others of Diana Ross, but that’s not what the star was thinking. Really.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 09:49:56 +0000)
Returning, and Awakening, to the Beauty of Rural Alabama
Having traveled to Alabama to wait out the coronavirus pandemic, a photographer reassesses his relationship with his childhood and his hometown.
(Thu, 28 May 2020 09:00:39 +0000)
The N+1 Candidate
Nikil Saval wants to bring more democratic socialism to Philadelphia, as part of a leftist wave in American electoral politics.
(Thu, 28 May 2020 21:01:07 +0000)
‘Soup’ So Vibrant, It’s Called ‘the Elixir of Life’
You can sip it or have it with rice and yogurt. You can treat it like a soup or a glass of savory juice.
(Wed, 27 May 2020 09:00:02 +0000)
Mark Morris Gives Video Dances a Whirl
Rolling with the times, the choreographer unveiled four new works, created with the assistance of Zoom. His musicality? It’s intact.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 17:08:29 +0000)
Long Limbs Helped Propel T. Rex Up the Dinosaur Food Chain
The apex predator wasn’t a quick runner because of its heft, but its lanky limbs ensured it could amble efficiently for hours.
(Sat, 23 May 2020 09:00:20 +0000)
How to Improve and Protect Nursing Homes From Outbreaks
More than a third of America’s Covid-19 deaths can be traced back to these facilities. Experts suggest several ways to make them safer.
(Fri, 22 May 2020 15:56:03 +0000)
Trump Administration Coronavirus Testing Strategy Draws Concerns: 'This Isn't the Hunger Games'
The Trump administration’s report to Congress sees states taking responsibility for coronavirus testing with federal guidance.
(Mon, 25 May 2020 18:48:50 +0000)
Scientists Question Major Hydroxychloroquine Study
Experts demanded verification of data and methods used in a study of drugs to treat Covid-19. The study suggested the drugs might have increased deaths.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 14:54:40 +0000)
The Best Way to Eat Grilled Salmon
Pair it with crisp lettuces and a pungent chile-lime dressing for a light, summery dinner.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 15:17:02 +0000)
Protests Continue to Rage After Death of George Floyd
Protesters breached a police station in Minneapolis and set it on fire, as demonstrations were reported across the country.
(Sat, 30 May 2020 01:18:58 +0000)
Connect the dots to reveal the hidden picture.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 17:10:09 +0000)
The Crossword, Tiles and More
Solve the daily puzzle edited by Will Shortz, or try out other games like the Mini and Letter Boxed.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 17:10:09 +0000)
Try Spelling Bee
Puzzle throughout the day to see how many words you can find.
(Fri, 29 May 2020 17:10:09 +0000)
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