Gridgate: the great crossword puzzle plagiarism caper
The great US crossword 'plagiarism' mystery
FiveThirtyEight reported on March 7, 2016:
The longtime editor of two major crossword puzzle series is temporarily stepping away from his editorial role, the puzzles’ publishers announced Monday [March 7], three days after FiveThirtyEight published an investigation into accusations of plagiarism against him.
So far, no discussion of infringement of (copyright) rights of the New York Times.