Tags » Matt Stevens

Starbucks C.E.O. Apologizes After Arrests of 2 Black Men by MATT STEVENS

A video of two African-American men being arrested in a Philadelphia Starbucks for suspicion of trespassing drew quick outrage. The company’s chief executive called it “reprehensible.”. 9 more words

NYT

Second Spring #2: "Part I" by The Fierce and the Dead

It’s hard to believe that I first encountered The Fierce and the Dead almost a full decade ago. They’ve been such a part of my musical life over the past eight years, that it’s actually hard to remember a time when I didn’t listen to them. 119 more words

Progressive Rock

20 Full Rides to Top Colleges: A Texas Student’s Perfect Sweep by MATT STEVENS

Micheal Brown, now choosing among elite universities like Harvard, Yale and Stanford, said he hoped to one day become a lawyer, perhaps a public defender.. via NYT U.S. https://nyti.ms/2GLt63y

NYT

‘Skinhead Lesbian’ Tweet About Parkland Student Ends Maine Republican’s Candidacy by MATT STEVENS

The State House candidate, Leslie Gibson, made the comment about Emma González, also calling David Hogg a “baldfaced liar.” His remarks prompted others to run.. via NYT U.S. http://nyti.ms/2FKFdhH

NYT

A Horse Walked Into a Miami Beach Nightclub. Now Nobody Else Can. by MATT STEVENS

Video footage shows a woman in underwear riding the horse, which appears to slip and fall. The city responded by revoking the club’s business license.. via NYT U.S. http://nyti.ms/2FA2S02

NYT

Barbra Streisand Cloned Her Dog. For $50,000, You Can Clone Yours. by MATT STEVENS

Ms. Streisand made the revelation in an interview with Variety. Before you get any ideas, let us tell you a little bit more about the process.. 7 more words

NYT

Lottery Winner Knows Just What to Do With $560 Million: Fight to Stay Anonymous by MATT STEVENS

A New Hampshire resident who won a huge Powerball jackpot has filed a lawsuit seeking to stop officials from identifying her.. via NYT U.S. http://nyti.ms/2H2e0nQ

NYT