NEWS

Kenya Braced For The Worst. The Worst Didn’t Happen. Why?
HEALTH
Eyder Peralta | September 18, 2020
The case count — and death toll — during the pandemic have been surprisingly low. And last Sunday, people were out and about in Nairobi's parks. Researchers are trying to figure out what happened.
Sunday The Emmys, But First The Deggys
NEWS
Eric Deggans | September 18, 2020
NPR TV Critic Eric Deggans tells us who he thinks should win the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards with his own prize he calls The Deggys.
How The Pandemic Is Widening The Racial Wealth Gap
NATIONAL
Rhitu Chatterjee | September 18, 2020
The coronavirus has affected most Americans, but NPR's latest poll shows Black, Latino and Native American households are hardest hit by the financial impact of the crisis.
‘Ratched’ Is Pretty, But Very Silly
NEWS
Linda Holmes | September 18, 2020
Produced by Ryan Murphy and packed with his signature gory excess, Ratched makes a great series of still photos, but tells a very disappointing story.