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ICUs are nearing capacity in this French city. And it’s only September

That’s how Dr. Olivier Joannes-Boyau, head of the intensive care unit at University Hospital in the southwestern city of Bordeaux, describes the resurgence of Covid-19 in France. After young French people took advantage of the lifting of lockdown and summer months to socialize freely, Covid-19 hospitalizations have risen in large cities like Paris, Bordeaux and… Read More »

Dakota Fanning’s Character in The Alienist Is Based on the First Female Detective in New York City

The second season of period crime drama The Alienist, subtitled The Angel of Darkness after the source novel by Caleb Carr, has just begun on TNT. The series, which follows an unlikely team of criminal investigators in 19th Century New York, blends historical fact with fiction. Theodore Roosevelt plays a supporting role in the show… Read More »