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Review: Elisabeth Moss as Shirley Jackson in 'Shirley'

Review: Elisabeth Moss as Shirley Jackson in 'Shirley'

Josephine Decker's prickly, unnerving “Shirley,” is set mostly in the Bennington, Vermont, home of the reclusive writer Shirley Jackson (Elisabeth Moss) and her husband, the literary critic Stanley Hyman (Michael Stuhlbarg).
Review: Nick Lowe's sardonic duality on display on new EP

Review: Nick Lowe's sardonic duality on display on new EP

Nick Lowe, “Lay It On Me” (Yep Roc Records) In typical Nick Lowe fashion, the upbeat love song that's the title track of his latest EP, “Lay It On Me,” is immediately followed by a note of caution: “Don't Be Nice to Me.
Parents, educators, experts talk to kids on race amid unrest

Parents, educators, experts talk to kids on race amid unrest

NEW YORK — As an African American parent, Cassandre Dunbar in Charlotte, North Carolina, always knew she and her husband would have “the talk” with their son, the one preparing him for interactions with law enforcement.
Heart patients avoided ERs as coronavirus hit, US study says

Heart patients avoided ERs as coronavirus hit, US study says

NEW YORK — Emergency room visits in the U.S. for chest pain and heart attacks fell early this spring, according to a study that supports fears that the coronavirus outbreak scared away people from going to the hospital.
Heart patients avoided ERs as coronavirus hit, US study says

Heart patients avoided ERs as coronavirus hit, US study says

NEW YORK — Emergency room visits in the U.S. for chest pain and heart attacks fell early this spring, according to a study that supports fears that the coronavirus outbreak scared away people from going to the hospital.
Searching for book buzz, authors turn to online launches for new releases

Searching for book buzz, authors turn to online launches for new releases

Author Sidura Ludwig had planned to tour the locations featured in her new book, "You Are Not What We Expected," on a vintage bus as part of a promotional launch that was set for this spring.

'#Blessed' doc looks at millennial appeal of C3 Church in Toronto

TORONTO — With a trendy vibe, slick marketing and celebrity members, some Christian churches like Hillsong and C3 are preaching to a new generation of parishioners.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of June 7-13

Celebrity birthdays for the week of June 7-13

Celebrity birthdays for the week of June 7-13: June 7: Actress Virginia McKenna (“Born Free”) is 89. Singer Tom Jones is 80. Actor Ronald Pickup (“The Crown”) is 80.
Malaria drug fails to prevent COVID-19 in a rigorous study

Malaria drug fails to prevent COVID-19 in a rigorous study

A malaria drug President Donald Trump took to try to prevent COVID-19 proved ineffective for that in the first large, high-quality study to test it in health workers and others closely exposed to people with the disease.
Review: Nick Lowe's sardonic duality on display on new EP

Review: Nick Lowe's sardonic duality on display on new EP

Nick Lowe, “Lay it On Me” (Yep Rock Records) In typical Nick Lowe fashion, the upbeat love song that's the title track of his latest EP, “Lay It On Me,” is immediately followed by a note of caution: “Don't Be Nice to Me.