NEWS

What Is The Sound Of Grief? Osvaldo Golijov Puts It To Music
ARTS
Anastasia Tsioulcas | January 18, 2021
In his newest work, Falling Out of Time, composer Osvaldo Golijov explores a painful subject — the death of a child. He was inspired by a unique literary work by Israeli writer David Grossman.
Coronavirus World Map: Tracking The Spread Of The Outbreak
WORLD
Daniel Wood, Stephanie Adeline, Ruth Talbot, Thomas Wilburn | January 18, 2021
A map of confirmed COVID-19 cases and deaths around the world. The respiratory disease has spread rapidly across six continents and has killed at least 1 million globally.
Coronavirus Is Surging: How Severe Is Your State’s Outbreak?
HEALTH
Stephanie Adeline, Connie Hanzhang Jin, Alyson Hurt, Thomas Wilburn, Daniel Wood, Ruth Talbot | January 18, 2021
View NPR's maps and graphics to see where COVID-19 is hitting hardest in the U.S., which state outbreaks are growing and which are leveling off.
Biden Taps Veteran Financial Regulators To Lead SEC, CFPB
POLITICS
Barbara Sprunt | January 18, 2021
Selecting Gary Gensler for the Securities and Exchange Commission and Rohit Chopra for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is a win for progressives who have pushed for aggressive oversight.