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Reporter, The New York Times. Past: Bloomberg News. Looking at the business of the public sector.

Danielle Ivory's Biography

Danielle Ivory is a reporter for The New York Times. She previously was a reporter for Bloomberg News, the Huffington Post Investigative Fund and a senior fellow at Bill Moyers Journal. She has also worked as a production assistant with Weekend Edition Sunday on National Public Radio, and as a reporter for The Nation, one of Thailand's national English-language newspapers. Ivory was a finalist for the 2013 Online News ...

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What was your first job as a journalist?

My first job (not at a student paper) was for The Nation, which is an English-language newspaper in Thailand. I was there for a summer.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I took a mandatory typing class in 6th grade and we used typewriters. I think it was the last year that the middle school used typewriters.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Henry Hackett from The Paper. That's one of my favorite movies of all time.

Guardrail Maker Is Said to Be Focus of U.S. Case

nytimes.com — The Justice Department has begun a criminal investigation of the guardrail maker Trinity Industries and is examining the company's relationship with the Federal Highway Administration, according to people with knowledge of the effort.

Honda Expands Takata Airbag-Related Recalls

nytimes.com — Honda Motor is expanding a national recall of vehicles with Takata-made airbags to include more than 104,000 cars, including one model that had not been included in previous recalls for the defect. Takata airbags can deploy violently and send metal fragments at passengers.

Safety Agency Defends Guardrail Test

nytimes.com — The federal agency charged with investigating a potentially dangerous guardrail defended its methods of analysis, after it was criticized for giving a guardrail a passing grade in a crash test despite severe damage to the driver's door.

Trinity Guardrails Said to Pass Federal Safety Tests, but Some Are Skeptical

nytimes.com — WASHINGTON - A potentially dangerous guardrail cleared a crucial hurdle on Friday when federal officials released their analysis of four crash tests and gave the product passing grades, even for the final test, in which the driver's door was severely damaged.

Federal Agency Finds No Evidence That Trinity Industries Altered Design of Its Guardrails

nytimes.com — Federal officials released a survey of potentially dangerous guardrails on Wednesday and said that they found no evidence that the guardrails had been quietly changed to make them safer after accusations that earlier changes had made them less safe.

Fiat Chrysler Recalls 467,000 S.U.V.s to Fix Fuel Pump

nytimes.com — Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 467,000 vehicles worldwide to fix a problem that could prevent the vehicles from starting or result in unexpected stalling. The problem, which affects the fuel pump relay, is found in some 2012-13 Dodge Durangos and 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokees, Fiat Chrysler said on Friday.

25,000 Chrysler Cars Recalled for Transmission Problem

nytimes.com — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling more than 25,000 vehicles worldwide for a transmission problem that may prevent the cars from being shifted into park. On Thursday, the automaker said that certain Chrysler 200 vehicles from the 2015 model year with V6 engines were affected.

Troubled Guardrail Maker Goes on a Lobbying Blitz

nytimes.com — The Four Seasons Hotel on the Las Vegas Strip is known for its steakhouse, its palm tree-decorated rooftop pool bar and its quick access to the sprawling gambling floors at the Mandalay Bay casino, just downstairs.

Guardrail System Passes First Tests, U.S. Agency Says

nytimes.com — Federal officials said on Friday that the first tests of a guardrail system, banned by more than 30 states after safety concerns were raised, had met the tests' criteria. The Federal Highway Administration ordered the tests on the ET-Plus guardrail system made by Trinity Industries, after a federal jury found the company liable for defrauding the government by not disclosing design changes to the system made in 2005.

Jeep Cherokees to Be Recalled to Upgrade Airbag Software

nytimes.com — Chrysler will recall more than 228,000 vehicles because their airbags could unexpectedly inflate without a crash. The company will upgrade software governing side-curtain and seat-mounted side airbags in Jeep Cherokees from the 2014-15 model years, including more than 168,000 vehicles in the United States.
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May 05, 2015

Recalled Jeeps catch fire, prompting regulators to open a new investigation. By @JensenNHPR: nyti.ms/1c32wjc

May 05, 2015

RT @peterbakernyt: Katmandu is no longer Katmandu in the @nytimes — it’s now Kathmandu. @CorbettNYT explains why. nytimes.com/times-insider/…

May 05, 2015

Good reporting from The Daily @Princetonian. How tax dollars fund Princeton's "eating clubs" bit.ly/1EVobF9 h/t @nickconfessore

May 05, 2015

RT @jessicaplautz: Rio’s water is just fine, says official who jumped in it to prove the point: mashable.com/2015/05/05/rio…

May 05, 2015

RT @rcallimachi: Important point: Texas shooting is first time that ISIS has taken credit for an attack in US via its official media nytimes.com/2015/05/06/wor…

May 05, 2015

RT @rcallimachi: Never ending: Another boat full of migrants from Africa founders. 40 drowned. nytimes.com/2015/05/06/wor…

May 05, 2015

Air ambulance firms have consistently raised rates & some use aggressive legal tactics to get paid: nytimes.com/2015/05/06/bus… by @petereavis

May 05, 2015

A 1970s law that deregulated the airline industry has prevented states from capping what air ambulances can charge. nytimes.com/2015/05/06/bus…

May 05, 2015

Some delightful, but rejected jokes from The David Letterman Show. vulture.com/2015/05/23-los…

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