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How do we evaluate risk? The psychological process of making decisions in a pandemic

Shopping at a local boutique, dining on a restaurant patio, taking a stroll through a park on a sunny afternoon.
How do we evaluate risk? The psychological process of making decisions in a pandemic

How do we evaluate risk? The psychological process of making decisions in a pandemic

Shopping at a local boutique, dining on a restaurant patio, taking a stroll through a park on a sunny afternoon.
VIRUS DIARY: Facing the coronavirus, still haunted by Ebola

VIRUS DIARY: Facing the coronavirus, still haunted by Ebola

DAKAR, Senegal — “Are you going to die?” my 8-year-old daughter asked me the other day. “They said on the radio that adults are getting sick and dying.” "Maybe you should stay inside.
ABC renews 19 shows, adds David E. Kelley drama 'Big Sky'

ABC renews 19 shows, adds David E. Kelley drama 'Big Sky'

LOS ANGELES — ABC is bringing back the lion’s share of its series for next season, including “black-ish,” “A Million Little Things” and “The Rookie.
Jazz competition for high school students goes virtual

Jazz competition for high school students goes virtual

NEW YORK — The coronavirus pandemic has altered the annual Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition & Festival, but it will still go on, giving students the chance to show their talents virtually.
Camping, RVing a popular option as the summer of COVID-19 approaches

Camping, RVing a popular option as the summer of COVID-19 approaches

EDMONTON — Sandy Grunleitner and her family love camping, hiking and being in the outdoors. She spent hours on the Alberta Parks website last week trying to rebook some camping reservations that had been cancelled after the COVID-19 pandemic hit.
Soccer gets comedy series treatment with help from Liverpool

Soccer gets comedy series treatment with help from Liverpool

Mattie Sullivan cannot believe he is making the leap from American soccer to the Premier League. The English club’s American chairman is delighted to be signing a player who can “sell some shirts back home" and hands over the contract to be signed.
In virus chaos, some find solace, purpose in helping others

In virus chaos, some find solace, purpose in helping others

NEW YORK — In April, as the coronavirus was ravaging New York, Susan Jones learned her older brother had been diagnosed with a blood cancer. His supervisor at work launched a GoFundMe page to help with costs, and Jones shared it on Facebook.
Lives Lost: At veterans' home, towering legacies of the dead

Lives Lost: At veterans' home, towering legacies of the dead

Each of their stories was different, but common strains repeat: Of humility and generosity; of finding joy in the unpretentious; of a sharp mind disappearing into fog or a hale body betrayed by age.
Lives Lost: At veterans' home, towering legacies of the dead

Lives Lost: At veterans' home, towering legacies of the dead

Each of their stories was different, but common strains repeat: Of humility and generosity; of finding joy in the unpretentious; of a sharp mind disappearing into fog or a hale body betrayed by age.