On today’s Daily: our conversation with Twitter’s CEO, Jack Dorsey, about the mistakes the company made, the state of online discourse and his plan for fixing it. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/08/07/podcasts/the-daily/Jack-dorsey-twitter-trump.html
More than 2,000 people were arrested during protests against police violence in New York City since the killing of George Floyd in May. We spoke to 5 protesters who offered wrenching accounts of their arrests. https://nyti.ms/2PyjBaO
The U.S. imposed sanctions on officials in China and Hong Kong — including the city’s top official, Carrie Lam — over suppression of pro-democracy demonstrations and dissent in the territory https://nyti.ms/2DIiu5E
Los síntomas de la COVID-19 pueden hacernos dudar de cada tos, estornudo y dolor de cabeza. Si tienes un síntoma que podría ser de covid, los médicos aconsejan aislarte hasta que puedas hacerte la prueba. Esta guía te ayudará a comprender los síntomas. https://nyti.ms/2PzS494
Trump long has relied on nondisclosure deals to prevent criticism. That strategy may be unraveling. https://wapo.st/3imSNXd
The Nats’ air trumpet is 2020’s Baby Shark, but the celebration could use some fine-tuning https://wapo.st/31wnfY6
Former New Orleans mayor Mitch Landrieu and Wynton Marsalis join The Post to discuss the 2017 decision to remove the city's Confederate monuments and what their experience can tell us about the current debate. https://twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1gqxvaRWaBwJB
Mnuchin: "The president is not going to do a deal that has a massive amount of money to bail out state and locals."
Facebook takes down Romanian-based troll farm posing as Black support for Trump http://hill.cm/7lagslo
'Pan y Circo': Diego Luna hosts dinner. Friction ensues - Los Angeles Times — Gracias por esta nota @latimes !! #PanYCirco available now on #AmazonPrimeVideo https://www.latimes.com/entertainment-arts/tv/story/2020-08-06/pan-y-circo-diego-luna-amazon-prime
"The reality is that the U.S. healthcare market is predicated on keeping patients in the dark so that providers, administrators, suppliers and legions of middlemen can all wet their beaks on people’s medical misfortune."
Column by @Davidlaz: https://www.latimes.com/business/story/2020-08-07/column-healthcare-hospital-bills
L.A. could cancel real estate projects tied to City Hall corruption https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-08-07/la-me-city-hall-corruption-law-could-cancel-building-projects
The US sanctions Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam for her role in crackdowns on political freedom in the region https://cnn.it/33DhCuc
Opinion: The most important reason for the Space Force to use Navy rank is because Space Force officers must think like Navy officers if they are to succeed in great power competition of the 21st century https://www.politico.com/news/2020/08/07/space-force-brent-ziarnick-392297
A POLITICO analysis found coronavirus relief favors white households, leaving Black and other minority tenants exposed to eviction https://www.politico.com/news/2020/08/07/coronavirus-relief-racial-eviction-392570
Trump's sudden flurry of Ohio activity is part of a reinvigorated effort to shore up his standing in the state ahead of November https://www.politico.com/news/2020/08/06/trump-travels-ohio-392460
Trump’s campaign says it knocks on a million doors a week.
Biden’s says it knocks on zero.
On Nerdcast, @politicoscott talks to @milesfbaker — former door knocker, organizer & current political strategist — about canvassing, interrupted.
Indian news reports say an Air India Express flight with 191 passengers on board skidded off a runway while landing in heavy rain in southern India, and some injured people were hospitalized. http://apne.ws/l5AQ9XO
FATHER FIGURES IT OUT: Crime-solving in the new season of @theAlienistTNT hit close to home for new dad Daniel Bruhl, as the tale involves kidnapping.
BREAKING: New York governor says he’ll allow children to return to classrooms statewide, citing success battling pandemic. http://apne.ws/NlyhVX0
Voting groups in the U.S. were hoping for high Latino turnout this year, but the coronavirus outbreak has upended lives and slowed registration. By @astridgalvan @acaciatree18 http://apne.ws/jn6v2T8
Executives have gone unpunished for profiting from undocumented workers, who in turn face housing instability, deportation and family separation.
Dressing up is being dressed down – and that’s bad news for retailers that specialize in traditional office clothes.
The Denver Broncos social media team posted a video Monday that showed its players, masked up and in jerseys and shorts on their way to practice, filing through a walk-through sanitizing booth that misted them.https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nfl/broncos/2020/08/07/broncos-misting-players-against-covid-19-does-really-work/3303507001/
Beirut explosion caused by negligence or 'external' missile, Lebanese president said https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2020/08/07/beirut-explosion-due-negligence-missile-says-lebanon-president/3317722001/