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What is considered a bad credit score — and how you can improve your credit

CNBC Select explains what range is considered to be a bad credit score, how to get a free credit report, and how to improve your credit score fast.

Source: CNBC
Published At 2020-02-20T18:44:44Z
Author: Alexandria White

Where investing pros are turning for yield: 'Every rock has been turned over at least three times'

Super low interest rates has made the hunt for yield even harder, and investors are willing to go even further afield than usual.

Source: CNBC
Published At 2020-02-20T19:15:16Z
Author: Patti Domm

Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: First Solar, Dropbox, Fitbit and more

Check out the companies making headlines after the bell.

Source: CNBC
Published At 2020-02-20T23:19:50Z
Author: Chris Eudaily

NFL's proposal for players includes 17-game season, pay increases, limited THC testing

NFL owners approved a new collective bargaining agreement proposal with increases to pay and limited THC testing, according to terms released on the league's website.

Source: CNBC
Published At 2020-02-21T02:46:16Z
Author: Jabari Young

China's passenger car sales tumble 92% in first half of February due to virus outbreak

"Very few dealerships opened in the first weeks of February and they have had very little customer traffic," the China Passenger Car Association said.

Source: CNBC
Published At 2020-02-21T04:39:28Z
Author: Reuters

China says two prisons reported nearly 250 cases of the new coronavirus

Two prisons in China have reported nearly 250 cases of COVID-19 cases, with both inmates and prison guards getting infected.

Source: CNBC
Published At 2020-02-21T04:53:56Z
Author: Huileng Tan

H1N1 fears spread in India’s Silicon Valley

India Business News: BENGALURU: A tech hub of Bengaluru was in the grip of an H1N1 influenza scare on Thursday after German software major SAP pressed the panic button fol.

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-20T18:12:00Z
Author: Times Of India

Muslim students in UP’s RSS schools rise 30% in 3 years

The number of Muslim students in the schools run by Vidya Bharati, the educational wing of RSS, has witnessed an increase of approximately 30% in the

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-20T18:36:00Z
Author: Times Of India

Will make tremendous trade deal with India: Donald Trump

India Business News: "We're going to India, and we may make a tremendous deal there," Trump said in his commencement address at the Hope for Prisoners Graduation Ceremony

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-20T22:01:00Z
Author: Times Of India

Representing 1.5 billion people, Modi has an advantage on Facebook: Donald Trump

US News: "I'm going to India next week, and we're talking about —you know, they have 1.5 billion people. And Prime Minister Modi is number two on Facebook, num

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-20T22:03:00Z
Author: Times Of India

Indian IT has over 1 lakh American employees

India Business News: IT industry body Nasscom’s data on American employees – disclosed for the first time – shows that TCS has 20,000 such employees, Infosys 14,000, HCL

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-20T22:11:00Z
Author: Times Of India

So-called liberals can form Liberal Bagh: Asaduddin Owaisi

Hyderabad MP and chief of All-India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen Asaduddin Owaisi on Thursday asked so-called liberals to stay away from the Muslim mo

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-21T00:30:00Z
Author: Times Of India

Pro-Pakistan slogan: What Amulya Leona said is wrong, says her father

"What Amulya said is wrong. She was joined by some Muslims and was not listening to me," said the father of Amulya, who raised 'Pakistan zindabad' slo

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-21T00:37:00Z
Author: Times Of India

Hidden Beneath the Hospital Gown

In contrast to the authority and protection the doctor’s white coat confers, hospital gowns make patients exposed, vulnerable and stripped of their identity.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-18T05:00:10-05:00
Author: By Ersilia M. DeFilippis, M.D.

Murder and White Privilege on a Family Holiday in the Caribbean

In Alexis Schaitkin’s debut, a woman tries to solve the mystery of her sister’s death on the island of “Saint X.”

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-18T05:00:10-05:00
Author: By Oyinkan Braithwaite

Aircraft, Big and Small, Are Changing Our Relationship With Flight

As aviation technology becomes more integrated into everyday life, providers of new services brace for the unknown.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-19T05:00:27-05:00
Author: By Christine Negroni

How to Build a Pretty Macrobiotic Meal Like a Jewelry Designer

Anna Sheffield has been eating dragon bowls since she was a teenager, but her latest version relies on an array of bright, fresh vegetables.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T14:52:21-05:00
Author: By Nick Marino

‘West Side Story’ Review: Sharks vs. Jets vs. Video

Ivo van Hove’s attention-splintering revival of the immortal 1957 musical features new choreography, a ravishing orchestra and smothering visual effects.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T20:00:08-05:00
Author: By Ben Brantley

I Tried 6 Popular Anti-Snoring Devices. Here’s How They Did.

Plenty of devices promise to stop snoring. We found only a few that actually seem to work.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-19T16:30:04-05:00
Author: By Rachel Cericola

Iran’s Stacked Election Is Expected to Produce a Hard-Line Parliament

Iran’s leaders disqualified more than 7,000 candidates, including most moderates and centrists, paving the way for tougher domestic and foreign policies.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T19:24:04-05:00
Author: By Farnaz Fassihi

Why Does It Cost $750,000 to Build Affordable Housing in San Francisco?

As California’s governor vows to tackle the state’s homelessness crisis, housing “insanity” stands in the way.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T19:52:50-05:00
Author: By Thomas Fuller

New York Attorney General Accuses N.Y.C. of Fraud Over Taxi Crisis

The state’s attorney general is seeking $810 million from the city to compensate financially struggling taxi medallion owners.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T14:07:28-05:00
Author: By Winnie Hu

Shipwreck Yields Artifacts of Missing Seafarers in Canada’s Arctic

The artifacts were recovered from the H.M.S. Erebus, which set off from England in 1845 with its sister ship, the H.M.S. Terror, before both vanished.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T14:28:13-05:00
Author: By Christine Hauser

Amid Stark Inequality, U.S.C. Offers Free Tuition to Low-Income Students

Recognizing the high cost of living in California, the university will also no longer include the value of a home in the calculation used to determine financial need.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T11:42:51-05:00
Author: By Anemona Hartocollis

Trump Denounces Selection of ‘Parasite’ as Best Picture

“And the winner is a movie from South Korea,” the president said at a rally. “What the hell was that all about?”

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T21:38:45-05:00
Author: By Michael Levenson

Ousted Cooper Hewitt Director Calls Investigation a ‘Sham’

In her first public remarks since she was forced to resign, Caroline Baumann said an inquiry that focused on her wedding was unfair and colored by sexism.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T21:03:12-05:00
Author: By Robin Pogrebin

Former Pentagon Analyst Pleads Guilty to Sharing Classified Information

Prosecutors said Henry Kyle Frese shared top secret information with two journalists, one of whom was his girlfriend.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T20:01:50-05:00
Author: By Michael Levenson

Surging Dollar Reflects the Standout U.S. Economy

The dollar is the strongest it has been in nearly three years as global investors seek a safe haven. But that can have unwelcome effects for U.S. industries.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T17:46:32-05:00
Author: By Matt Phillips

Lawrence Tesler, Who Made Personal Computing Easier, Dies at 74

When you’re cutting and pasting, dragging the cursor over selected text and performing other common computer tasks, you can thank him.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T14:53:44-05:00
Author: By John Markoff

Whisky Knows Her Toys

A Border collie in Norway learned the names and categories of her many, many toys, just by playing a game with her owners.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T11:00:14-05:00
Author: By James Gorman

The Lakers, the Clippers and a Rare Fight for L.A. Basketball Primacy

Los Angeles has two N.B.A. championship contenders this season. But can the Clippers ever cut into the Lakers’ dominance, and change the city’s basketball soul?

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T03:00:10-05:00
Author: By Michael Powell

What It Means to Be Black in America

Six short films for Black History Month.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T15:00:45-05:00
Author:

Will Latinos Buy Into ‘Tío Bernie’s’ Socialism?

Bernie Sanders will have to win over voters whose skepticism of socialism has been shaped by Latin American authoritarian leaders.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T15:00:07-05:00
Author: By Geraldo L. Cadava

Stop Otherizing Haredi Jews

“Ultra-Orthodox” is a label that should be retired.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T05:00:19-05:00
Author: By Avi Shafran

Why Are Nonprofit Hospitals So Highly Profitable?

These institutions receive tax exemptions for community benefits that often don’t really exist.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T15:00:08-05:00
Author: By Danielle Ofri

Beijing’s Great Leap Backward

Expelling Wall Street Journal reporters returns China to a darker age.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T15:44:08-05:00
Author: By Bret Stephens

A Democratic Piñata Party

Five hungry candidates with sticks and one ex-mayor taking the hits. Bernie Sanders should be grateful.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T19:21:31-05:00
Author: By Michelle Cottle

Warren, Bloomberg and What Really Matters

Dems should be talking about financialization and fraud.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T17:02:05-05:00
Author: By Paul Krugman

Why Sanders Will Probably Win the Nomination

Democrats already see reality through the Bernie lens.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T19:15:20-05:00
Author: By David Brooks

What Barr Did for Roger Stone Is Like Nothing I’ve Seen Before

Has the Trump Department of Justice ever asked for a lower sentence for someone who wasn’t a presidential ally?

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T16:26:12-05:00
Author: By Noah Bookbinder

Russia, Roger Stone, Dan Brown: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T18:15:50-05:00
Author: By Remy Tumin and Marcus Payadue

Far-Right Shooting Shatters an Already Fragile Sense of Security in Germany

The attack showed that no part of the country is immune to the potential for violence fueled by anti-immigrant hatred.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T03:28:54-05:00
Author: By Jack Ewing and Melissa Eddy

Coronavirus Live Updates: A Surge of New Cases in South Korea

The figures give the country the second largest number of confirmed cases outside of mainland China.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-21T00:00:14-05:00
Author:

What a Party in Japan May Tell Us About the Coronavirus’s Spread

Will the virus spiral beyond China? Public health experts are closely studying cluster cases in other Asian countries.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T07:23:08-05:00
Author: By Sui-Lee Wee and Makiko Inoue

Fourteen Days of Solitude: A Diary

Hundreds of Americans were evacuated from Wuhan, China by the U.S. government after the coronavirus outbreak. They were placed in 14-day quarantines on military bases. One of them shared her experiences.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T17:48:59-05:00
Author: By

How Amy Klobuchar Suddenly Became a Rival Worth Attacking

Ms. Klobuchar was helped by newspaper endorsements and a relative lack of scrutiny from other candidates — until Wednesday night’s debate.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T18:33:39-05:00
Author: By Nick Corasaniti

Elizabeth Warren ‘Crushed’ the Debate. But Is It Too Late?

She laced into Michael Bloomberg in a bid to invigorate her campaign, and then had her biggest 24 hours of fund-raising yet.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T13:15:40-05:00
Author: By Shane Goldmacher and Astead W. Herndon

How Bloomberg Bungled a Debate That He Had Been Prepped For

Michael Bloomberg’s campaign advisers had anticipated tough debate questions on stop-and-frisk and nondisclosure agreements. The former mayor’s performance left his team rattled.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T20:07:54-05:00
Author: By Matt Flegenheimer, Alexander Burns and Jeremy W. Peters

Trump Renews Attack on Justice System, Again Disregarding Barr’s Pleas

In lashing out at the prosecution of Roger Stone and “dirty cops,” the president confronted the attorney general with a choice about how to respond.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T17:27:14-05:00
Author: By Peter Baker

Roger Stone Is Sentenced to Over 3 Years in Prison

The sentencing played out amid extraordinary upheaval at the Justice Department and a virtual standoff between the president and the attorney general.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T05:00:24-05:00
Author: By Sharon LaFraniere

Trump’s New Intelligence Director Faces a Legal Countdown Clock on His Tenure

Under federal law, Richard Grenell, the new acting director of national intelligence, may be able to serve only a few weeks unless the president nominates someone to take on the job permanently.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T13:56:05-05:00
Author: By Julian E. Barnes and Maggie Haberman

Lawmakers Are Warned That Russia Is Meddling to Re-elect Trump

A classified briefing to House members is said to have angered the president, who complained that Democrats would “weaponize” the disclosure.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T16:55:24-05:00
Author: By Adam Goldman, Julian E. Barnes, Maggie Haberman and Nicholas Fandos

Contigo just recalled millions of kids' water bottles (again): Here's what you need to know🚨 - Motherly Inc.

The first recall happened in August.

Source: Mother.ly
Published At 2020-02-20T21:29:36Z
Author: Heather Marcoux

Nightmarish McDonald’s Candle Scents, Ranked - Eater

McDonald’s is releasing six candles that, burned together, make your home smell like a Quarter Pounder. We ranked them from worst to worst.

Source: Eater.com
Published At 2020-02-20T21:47:13Z
Author: Jaya Saxena

Louis Vuitton robbery: Masked men rob store on Mag Mile; police track handbags to parked car in Bronzeville - Chicago Sun-Times

They grabbed about eight bags before running out.

Source: Suntimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T22:05:30Z
Author: David Struett

'Buy those silver coins, 24k gold jewelry and quality gold stocks' — Frank Holmes - Kitco NEWS

Source: Kitco.com
Published At 2020-02-20T22:12:00Z
Author: http://www.facebook.com/kitconews

EU Warns Google Buying Fitbit Presents a Major Privacy Risk - Gizmodo

It wasn’t too long ago that Google announced it had plunked down $2.1 billion to acquire Fitbit. While the news was welcomed by some, many others raised the question of what would happen with all that health data Fitbit had collected. You can count the Europe…

Source: Gizmodo.com
Published At 2020-02-20T22:30:00Z
Author: Victoria Song

Surging Dollar Reflects the Standout U.S. Economy - The New York Times

The dollar is the strongest it has been in nearly three years as global investors seek a safe haven. But that can have unwelcome effects for U.S. industries.

Source: Nytimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T22:46:00Z
Author: Matt Phillips

Southwest Airlines urges passengers to report 'any unwelcome behavior' during flight - USA TODAY

The addition to Southwest Airline's pre-flight safety briefing comes amid high-profile claims of sexual assault on airlines.

Source: USA Today
Published At 2020-02-20T22:58:08Z
Author: Dawn Gilbertson

T-Mobile and Sprint Aiming to Close Merger as Early as April 1 - MacRumors

T-Mobile and Sprint are aiming to finish their merger by April 1 now that all legal issues have been resolved and regulatory approval has been...

Source: Macrumors.com
Published At 2020-02-20T23:24:00Z
Author: Juli Clover

Kia recalls more than 200,000 vehicles over electrical problem that can cause fires - MarketWatch

Kia is joining its affiliate Hyundai in recalling thousands of vehicles in the U.S. because water can get into a brake computer, cause an electrical short...

Source: Marketwatch.com
Published At 2020-02-20T23:28:00Z
Author: Associated Press

Apple granted restraining order against man it calls 'aggressive' stalker - NBC News

Apple has won a temporary restraining order against a man it alleges is an "aggressive" stalker who has been harassing CEO Tim Cook and other company executives.

Source: NBC News
Published At 2020-02-20T23:54:00Z
Author: Jo Ling Kent, Ezra Kaplan

Designer Oreo cookies selling for $4K online - New York Daily News

Supreme Oreos are a lot item on eBay.

Source: Nydailynews.com
Published At 2020-02-21T00:08:00Z
Author: Karu F. Daniels

Bitcoin’s (BTC) Price Must Hold $9,500 as Support, or Else… - newsBTC

Bitcoin hasn't fared too well over the past day and a bit. After finding a local top at $10,300 on Wednesday morning, the price of the leading

Source: Newsbtc.com
Published At 2020-02-21T00:36:19Z
Author:

NY AG Letitia James’ $810 million taxi stunt - New York Post

Nobody expected Uber to show up and decimate the value of a New York City taxi medallion, but state Attorney General Letitia James is basically insisting City Hall should’ve known — and wants the c…

Source: Nypost.com
Published At 2020-02-21T01:20:00Z
Author: Post Editorial Board

Tesla wins court approval to build Gigafactory by clearing forest in Germany - DW (English)

A high court in Berlin has allowed Tesla to continue clearing a 92 hectare forest for its massive Gigafactory. The court rejected pleas from environment activists and said that its decision was final.

Source: Dw.com
Published At 2020-02-21T01:41:15Z
Author: Deutsche Welle (www.dw.com)

Larry Tesler, inventor of copy-and-paste computer functions, dies at 74 - The Washington Post

He helped make computers user-friendly and once was Apple’s chief scientist.

Source: The Washington Post
Published At 2020-02-21T02:00:00Z
Author: Matt Schudel

Mother of young El Paso girl stabbed at McDonald's speaks out — angered that her daughter is 'going through all this' - KVIA El Paso

EL PASO, Texas – The mother of a 5-year-old girl who was stabbed inside a McDonald’s restaurant in northeast El Paso earlier this week is speaking out. Lesley De La Rosa said Thursday afternoon that she is outraged that the accused stabber had a long criminal…

Source: Kvia.com
Published At 2020-02-21T02:03:29Z
Author: Saul Saenz

California approves controversial solar plan in Sacramento - KCRA Sacramento

Some consumer groups and solar advocates are flustered by a controversial solar plan devised by SMUD. With a 5-0 vote Thursday, the California Energy Commision approved the SMUD community solar plan known as Neighborhood SolarShares.

Source: Kcra.com
Published At 2020-02-21T02:44:00Z
Author: Mike Luery

Stress, rumors, even violence: Virus fear goes viral - The Associated Press

TOKYO (AP) — You might have heard that the fear of a new virus from China is spreading faster than the actual virus. From earnest officials trying to calm a building panic. From your...

Source: Associated Press
Published At 2020-02-21T03:06:56Z
Author: Foster Klug

Global air traffic could fall this year for the first time in a decade - CNN

The global airline industry is facing huge financial losses and its first decline in more than a decade because of the novel coronavirus outbreak.

Source: CNN
Published At 2020-02-21T05:45:00Z
Author: Sherisse Pham, CNN Business

US futures point to slightly higher open after new record highs on Wall Street

U.S. stock index futures are pointing to a slightly higher open on Wall Street Thursday morning after closing at fresh record highs, as investors continue to monitor the global economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak.

Source: CNBC
Published At 2020-02-20T07:38:38Z
Author: Elliot Smith

Treasury yields tick lower as investors await economic data, auctions

U.S. government debt prices were higher Thursday morning, as investors awaited economic data and Treasury auctions.

Source: CNBC
Published At 2020-02-20T07:50:47Z
Author: Sam Meredith

Morgan Stanley to buy E-Trade for $13 billion in latest deal for online brokerage industry

The deal follows last year's $26 billion all-stock purchase of TD Ameritrade by Charles Schwab.

Source: CNBC
Published At 2020-02-20T12:26:12Z
Author: Maggie Fitzgerald

Stock market live updates: Dow futures off 43 points, Morgan Stanley to buy E-Trade

A discussion of all that's moving the market today including the coronavirus, Morgan Stanley buying e-Trade and more.

Source: CNBC
Published At 2020-02-20T13:11:35Z
Author: Fred Imbert

Shaheen Bagh live updates: Protesting is your right but don't inconvenience others, say mediators

The Supreme Court-appointed interlocutors will on Wednesday meet to the anti-CAA protesters at Delhi's Shaheen Bagh area which has gained nationwide attention due to a continued sit-in by people. Stay with us for all the live updates

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-19T03:55:02Z
Author: Times Of India

Vodafone Idea, Airtel seek bailout package, more time to pay

India Business News: As they line-up funds to pay the telecom department following the order of the Supreme Court on AGR matter, stressed telecom companies Vodafone Idea a

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-19T15:17:00Z
Author: Times Of India

Data mistrust grows as Hubei changes Coronavirus count method again

China News: The number of new coronavirus cases reported by Hubei province dropped sharply after China changed the way it reports the number of infections for the

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-20T01:21:00Z
Author: Times Of India

New Zealand vs India, 1st Test: Honours even after limited-overs series, who will have the last laugh? - Times of India

Cricket News: India's battle-hardened cricketers are ready for their toughest challenge of the World Test Championship till date as they face formidable hosts New Z

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-20T02:39:00Z
Author:

Nirbhaya convict Vinay Sharma claims mental illness, schizophrenia and head and arm injuries; court seeks Tihar's response

A Delhi court on Thursday sought response from Tihar jail authorities on a plea by one of the four death row convicts in the Nirbhaya gangrape and mur

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-20T04:28:00Z
Author: Times Of India

SC order on commissioning of women enabling will give clarity moving forward: Army chief

India News: NEW DELHI: Army Chief General M M Naravane on Thursday said the force has been championing gender equality and the Supreme Court order granting perman.

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-20T04:42:00Z
Author: Times Of India

Avoid use of word 'nationalism', it refers to 'Hitler, Nazism': RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

India News: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Thursday said people should desist from using the word "nationalism" as it has connotations of "Hitler and Nazism". "Do not

Source: The Times of India
Published At 2020-02-20T05:26:00Z
Author: Times Of India

Here Lies the Skull of Pliny the Elder, Maybe

The Roman admiral and scholar died during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D. Might this really be his cranium?

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-14T05:00:32-05:00
Author: By Franz Lidz

How Common Mental Shortcuts Can Cause Major Physician Errors

Tendencies like left-digit bias can have life-altering consequences for patients.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T05:00:11-05:00
Author: By Anupam B. Jena and Andrew R. Olenski

How to Raise Siblings Who Get Along

Playing together is part of it, but so is having chores kids can complete as a team (especially if they can sneak in some fun while they work).

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T05:00:10-05:00
Author: By Kate Lewis

Stalked by the Fear That Dementia Is Stalking You

Testing for Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia is hardly foolproof, and could even backfire.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T05:00:15-05:00
Author: By Judith Graham, Kaiser Health News

A Hometown Exhibition Will Showcase August Wilson’s Process

The show will open in the late fall at the August Wilson African American Cultural Center in downtown Pittsburgh.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-18T09:54:15-05:00
Author: By Peter Libbey

‘Gentefied’ Asks, Can a Show About Gentrification Be Funny?

The bilingual new Netflix series tells the story of a Hispanic Los Angeles family whose livelihood is threatened. It also tells jokes.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T05:00:31-05:00
Author: By Erick Galindo

The #MeToo Balancing Act in High School

Many boys and young men think the movement is essential for girls and women, but struggle with how they fit into it.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T05:00:21-05:00
Author: By Andrew Reiner

Women-Powered Weddings on Rise

Some engaged couples who are aiming for a more socially conscious wedding are putting their spending power to good use by supporting local, women-owned businesses.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T06:00:07-05:00
Author: By Alyson Krueger

The Agriculture Queens of Louisiana

As climate change threatens exports like oysters and rice, residents cling to a pageant tradition that celebrates them.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T05:00:38-05:00
Author: By Jeanie Riess

Trump Targets New York Again, This Time Over Car Exports

New restrictions have made it close to impossible to send cars from the state overseas, and a busy industry has ground to a halt.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T05:00:27-05:00
Author: By Annie Correal

Climate Change Rises as a Public Priority. But It’s More Partisan Than Ever.

Protecting the environment and tackling climate change have climbed up the list of Americans’ political priorities, but there are startling differences between members of different parties.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T05:00:02-05:00
Author: By Nadja Popovich

A Town of Immigrant Farm Workers Says No to an ICE Detention Center

A private prison company wants to operate an immigration detention center in McFarland, Calif., a town that is home to thousands of undocumented farm workers.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T05:00:31-05:00
Author: By Miriam Jordan

Judge Excuses 9/11 Defense Lawyer and Postpones Torture Testimony

The court will allow the lawyer to withdraw gradually from the case for health reasons while the Pentagon finds another death penalty expert.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-19T17:42:33-05:00
Author: By Carol Rosenberg

Jean Daniel, Leading French Journalist and Humanist, Dies at 99

In 1963, Mr. Daniel went to Cuba at the behest of President John F. Kennedy to explore with Fidel Castro the possibility of a rapprochement.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T04:59:58-05:00
Author: By Robert D. McFadden

P.S.G. President, Nasser al-Khelaifi, Is Charged in Soccer Scheme

The Swiss authorities accused al-Khelaifi of inciting Jérôme Valcke, a former top official of FIFA, to commit a crime.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T07:22:24-05:00
Author: By Tariq Panja

Trump Administration Sees No Threat to Economy From Monopolies

The latest Economic Report of the President remains optimistic about growth while clashing with Democrats who have proposed breaking up large companies to improve competition.

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T00:00:11-05:00
Author: By Jim Tankersley

Marfa’s Answer to the Collapse of Local News: Coffee and Cocktails

Can drinks, community events and the occasional wedding subsidize small-town journalism?

Source: NYTimes.com
Published At 2020-02-20T05:00:12-05:00
Author: By Sasha von Oldershausen