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N.H.L. Awards Offer Closure to Disrupted Season

N.H.L. Awards Offer Closure to Disrupted Season

The league doled out honors on Thursday as it prepared to begin an abnormal postseason.
Act Surprised! Obie Awards Go Virtual, Giving Winners Heads-Up

Act Surprised! Obie Awards Go Virtual, Giving Winners Heads-Up

The ceremony, honoring Off and Off Off Broadway theater, has been forced online by the pandemic, and is being recorded and edited before the June 4 streaming.
Tom Moore, a.k.a. Captain Tom, Gives Britain Hope During Coronavirus

Tom Moore, a.k.a. Captain Tom, Gives Britain Hope During Coronavirus

In the space of six weeks, 100-year-old Tom Moore — better known as Captain Tom — raised $40 million for the British health service and became a national hero.
Tom Moore, a.k.a. Captain Tom, Gives Britain Hope During Coronavirus

Tom Moore, a.k.a. Captain Tom, Gives Britain Hope During Coronavirus

In the space of six weeks, 100-year-old Tom Moore — better known as Captain Tom — raised $40 million for the British health service and became a national hero.
‘This American Life,’ Now a Pulitzer Winner, Is Once More a Pioneer

‘This American Life,’ Now a Pulitzer Winner, Is Once More a Pioneer

This week, the venerable radio show and podcast received the first Pulitzer Prize for audio reporting.
The New York Times Won 3 Pulitzers. Read the Winning Work.

The New York Times Won 3 Pulitzers. Read the Winning Work.

The Times won in the categories of commentary, investigative journalism and international reporting.
A Composer and Her (Very) Long String Instrument

A Composer and Her (Very) Long String Instrument

Ellen Fullman is sheltering in place with the 40-string, 45-foot-long droning instrument she created decades ago.
A Composer and Her (Very) Long String Instrument

A Composer and Her (Very) Long String Instrument

Ellen Fullman is sheltering in place with the 40-string, 45-foot-long droning instrument she created decades ago.
Joy Harjo Is Named U.S. Poet Laureate for a Second Term

Joy Harjo Is Named U.S. Poet Laureate for a Second Term

The first Native American to hold the position, Harjo will be developing an interactive map of contemporary Native poets.
Joy Harjo Is Named U.S. Poet Laureate for a Second Term

Joy Harjo Is Named U.S. Poet Laureate for a Second Term

The first Native American to hold the position, Harjo will be developing an interactive map of contemporary Native poets.
Tamika Catchings: ‘Relentless’ and Headed to the Hall of Fame

Tamika Catchings: ‘Relentless’ and Headed to the Hall of Fame

One of her former coaches remembers having to lock Catchings out of the gym so she would get proper rest.
Tamika Catchings: ‘Relentless’ and Headed to the Hall of Fame

Tamika Catchings: ‘Relentless’ and Headed to the Hall of Fame

One of her former coaches remembers having to lock Catchings out of the gym so she would get proper rest.
Broadway Will Remain Closed at Least Until June, and Probably Longer

Broadway Will Remain Closed at Least Until June, and Probably Longer

The 41 Broadway theaters have been closed since March 12, and industry leaders are aware that large gatherings may be among the last forms of activity to resume when the pandemic eases.
Broadway Will Remain Closed at Least Until June, and Probably Longer

Broadway Will Remain Closed at Least Until June, and Probably Longer

The 41 Broadway theaters have been closed since March 12, and industry leaders are aware that large gatherings may be among the last forms of activity to resume when the pandemic eases.
The Obie Awards Go Online. The Money Saved Goes to Artists.

The Obie Awards Go Online. The Money Saved Goes to Artists.

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the annual ceremony honoring Off Broadway and Off Off Broadway theater will be digital-only for the first time since being established in 1956.
Kobe Bryant Headlines 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame Class

Kobe Bryant Headlines 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame Class

Four players who defined basketball this century — Bryant, Tamika Catchings, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett — make up one of the most-anticipated player classes ever.
Kobe Bryant Headlines 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame Class

Kobe Bryant Headlines 2020 Basketball Hall of Fame Class

Four players who defined basketball this century — Bryant, Tamika Catchings, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett — make up one of the most-anticipated player classes ever.
How to Hold an Awards Show in a Pandemic

How to Hold an Awards Show in a Pandemic

Major prizes have been postponed or canceled because of the coronavirus outbreak, but one organization showed that a ceremony could still be done. Even down to the red carpet interviews.
How to Hold an Awards Show in a Pandemic

How to Hold an Awards Show in a Pandemic

Major prizes have been postponed or canceled because of the coronavirus outbreak, but one organization showed that a ceremony could still be done. Even down to the red carpet interviews.
Pandemic Mars Putin’s Coronation and Endangers Russia’s Veterans

Pandemic Mars Putin’s Coronation and Endangers Russia’s Veterans

President Vladimir Putin’s grand plans to celebrate the 75th anniversary of victory in World War II, and his own leadership, may be foiled by the coronavirus, which also threatens war heroes.