Due to an editing error, a May 16 article, adapted from Barry Meier’s book “Spooked: The Trump Dossier, Black Cube, and the Rise of Private Spies”, imprecisely summarized the description of the book by Barry Meier. hiring of Fusion GPS by Theranos lawyers. As stated in the book, the company was hired around the time Theranos learned that a Wall Street Journal reporter was investigating Theranos.
This weekend’s Big City column on page 3 of Manhattan District Attorney Candidates incorrectly paraphrases Tali Farhadian Weinstein’s response to a conflict of interest question during a recent candidate debate. Ms Farhadian Weinstein said she would not recuse herself from pursuing cases involving donors to her campaign, not that she would recuse herself in any case where she had ties to the accused.
An article last Sunday about the wedding of Emily Shakeshaft and Izaak Theo Adu-Watts misrepresented the full name of the groom’s mother, singer Sade. She is Helen Folasade Adu, not Helen Fuller Adu.
An article last Sunday about Elizabeth Conway and Kyle Manley’s wedding misrepresented the SEAL team where Mr Manley was stationed in Virginia Beach. It was SEAL Team 8, not 18.
An article on page 26 this weekend about scholar Andrea Smith omits the location of the University of Wisconsin campus from which her sister Justine earned an undergraduate degree. It is the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.
A word from the tenth line of Richard Blanco’s poem “And So We All Fall Down”, presented on May 23, was poorly rendered. It must be “in orbit, and yet enduring, always rotating”, not “or in orbit”.
An article last Sunday on how to prepare to help aging parents on a visit misspelled the last name of an expert on aging issues at Guardian Life Insurance and misrepresented his position. He’s Ivan Watanabe, not Watannabe, and he’s a financial representative, not a managing partner.
A May 9 essay on young parents, discussing a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study on the age of first-time mothers by race and Hispanic national origin, mistakenly characterized a category of mothers. “Mexican” describes national origin, not a race.
Errors are corrected during the run whenever possible, so some errors noted here may not appear in all editions.