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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.

Obama Nominates Mark Rosekind, a Fatigue Specialist, to Head N.H.T.S.A.

nytimes.com — In the face of a series of safety crises, President Obama moved Wednesday to fill a longstanding vacancy at the primary automotive-safety agency. The nomination of Mark R. Rosekind, who has a background as a specialist on human fatigue, came almost a year after the resignation of David L.

Deadline extended for GM accident claims

buffalonews.com — The families of people killed or injured in crashes involving General Motors cars that had a deadly ignition switch defect will have an extra month to submit claims for payment under GM's victim compensation program.Kenneth Feinberg, who administers the compensation fund, has decide... - The Buffalo News

Deadline Extended for G.M. Accident Claims

nytimes.com — The families of people killed or injured in crashes involving General Motors cars that had a deadly ignition switch defect will have an extra month to submit claims for payment under G.M.'s victim compensation program. Kenneth R. Feinberg, who administers the compensation fund, has decided to extend the deadline to Jan.

U.S. Accepts Plan for New Tests of Trinity Guardrail Design

nytimes.com — The federal government has accepted Trinity Industries ' plans for testing highway guardrail products that are suspected of malfunctioning during crashes and potentially slicing through vehicles. The Federal Highway Administration asked for the crash tests in October, one day after a jury found Trinity liable for defrauding the agency and more than two and a half years after the agency learned that Trinity had failed to report potentially dangerous design changes to its guardrails.

Trial on G.M. Safety Defects Set for 2016

nytimes.com — A federal judge has scheduled early 2016 for a trial related to safety defects in General Motors cars, including an ignition switch flaw linked to more than 30 deaths and the recall of millions of vehicles. The trial, which would involve a yet-to-be-chosen wrongful death or personal injury case, would begin Jan.

Trinity Guardrail Installation Now Banned in More Than 30 States

nytimes.com — More than 30 states have banned installation of Trinity Industries ' ET-Plus guardrail systems because of safety concerns. A part of the system known as the rail head or end terminal is suspected of having a dangerous defect that could lead the guardrails to jam up and slice through vehicles.

Ferrari Fined $3.5 Million for Not Reporting Fatal Crashes

nytimes.com — Federal auto safety regulators said on Friday that they had levied a $3.5 million penalty against Ferrari because it failed to submit reports of fatal accidents to the government. Under a system called Early Warning Reporting, automakers are required to disclose claims they receive that blame vehicle defects for serious injuries or deaths.

Nissan Recalls 1,800 SUVs Over Another Defect in Takata-Made Airbags

nytimes.com — About 14 million older vehicles have been recalled in recent years because airbags made by the Takata Corporation can explode in a crash, shooting pieces of metal into the cabin. But a different Takata defect that can have the same effect is emerging in newer vehicles.

Judge Orders Mediation in Guardrail Lawsuit

nytimes.com — Trinity Industries, a maker of highway guardrails that are suspected of having a dangerous defect, and a whistle-blower have been ordered to enter mediation after the company lost a $175 million verdict for defrauding the United States government.

Virginia plans to remove suspect guardrail parts

hamptonroads.com — Adding to the pressure on guardrail manufacturer Trinity Industries, Virginia said Monday that it planned to remove the company's products after it failed to meet a state deadline to supply documentation for new crash testing. Virginia would be the first state to take such an action, going a step further than the 13 other states that have banned further purchases of the guardrails.
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Nov 22, 2014

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Nov 22, 2014

I was lucky to take Richard Eder's class in college. Not only an extraordinary journalist, but a wonderful teacher. nytimes.com/2014/11/22/bus…

Nov 22, 2014

Delphi, supplier of GM's deadly ignition switch, discussed pressure from Ray DeGiorgio in emails in 2005. nytimes.com/2014/11/22/bus…

Nov 21, 2014

Safety regulator says drivers of some recalled Chrysler cars are being told by dealerships that unfixed cars are safe nytimes.com/2014/11/21/bus…

Nov 21, 2014

The @nytimes Editorial Board asks Ken Feinberg to be flexible about deadline for GM victims to apply for compensation nytimes.com/2014/11/21/opi…

Nov 21, 2014

Breaking from standard practice, Japan orders Takata to do a thorough investigation & provide more information. nytimes.com/2014/11/22/bus…

Nov 20, 2014

Oh. My. Gosh. John Cameron Mitchell is coming to Broadway to reprise his performance as Hedwig. artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/11/20/joh…

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