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Trump suggests Commerce Department won’t extend Huawei reprieve

Washington Post - Sun, 2019-08-18 17:05
“It looks much more like we’re not going to do business,” the president said of the Chinese tech giant, citing national security concerns.

Trump insists economy is strong but offers an option to combat recession

CNN - Sun, 2019-08-18 17:01
President Donald Trump said he is "prepared for everything" but that "most economists" don't think a recession is on the horizon as growing fears of a slowdown persist.

Trump: We don't want Afghanistan to be 'laboratory for terror'

CNN - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:53
President Donald Trump on Sunday said Afghanistan "can't be a laboratory for terror" as discussions over a potential US withdrawal from the country persist after nearly 20 years at war.

The Fruit Yotam Ottolenghi Longs to Cook With

NY Times - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:46
There’s nothing quite like fresh, sun-warmed figs. The chef details all the ways you could use them — then bakes his into a warm chocolate cake.

Opinion: Trump has used Israel for political points, and there may be consequences

CNN - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:38
President Trump has never shied away from foreign election interference -- he's professed his willingness to accept dirt from foreign countries and stayed silent when despots like Kim Jong Un criticize his political rivals.

The New Yorkers Are Coming. Can Springsteen’s Jersey Shore Survive?

NY Times - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:37
More people from the city are visiting gritty boardwalk towns like Asbury Park and Long Branch. Developers have noticed.

The Week in Books

NY Times - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:37
Téa Obreht’s new novel, Barack Obama’s summer reading list and more.

Blackface, Staple of Arab Comedy, Faces Surge of Criticism

NY Times - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:36
The racist comedy trope, unacceptable in the West, is alive and well in mainstream Arab media.

I’m a Black Feminist. I Think Call-Out Culture Is Toxic.

NY Times - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:26
There are better ways of doing social justice work.

The Tired and Poor Who Make America Great

NY Times - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:26
As long as the Statue of Liberty stands, it renders Donald Trump an impostor.

The Pain of Losing a Local Record Store

NY Times - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:26
Saying goodbye to a beloved brick and mortar business hurts.

The Species Act, Endangered: ‘Like a Plan From a Cartoon Villain’

NY Times - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:26
The president and his Interior Department undermine the landmark Endangered Species Act in the service of “energy dominance.”

What to Do When You Feel Uninspired at Work

NY Times - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:15
It happens to us all, but it’s not the end of the world.

Always Waiting for the Other Shoe to Drop? Here’s How to Quit Worrying

NY Times - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:15
There isn’t always something negative on the horizon.

Can I Just Tell You: Remembering Dr. Carl Bell

NPR All Things Considered - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:04

In her essay, NPR's Michel Martin reflects on the life of Carl Bell, a psychiatrist who died earlier this month at the age of 71.

Reddit's Alexis Ohanian On His Push For Paternity Leave

NPR All Things Considered - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:04

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian about his article in The New York Times advocating for increased paternity leave.

Movie: 'Blinded By The Light'

NPR All Things Considered - Sun, 2019-08-18 16:04

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Gurinder Chadha about her new film, Blinded by the Light.

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