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Overcapacity: Inside an overwhelmed California hospital

Photographer Michael S. Williamson photographs inside the overwhelmed St. Mary's Medical Center in Apple Valley, Calif.
  • Dec 29, 2020

Biden defeats Trump: What I learned | How to be a journalist

Washington Post journalists reveal what they learned covering the 2020 presidential campaign, and preview what to watch for in 2021
  • Dec 22, 2020

A California hospital struggles to keep pace with the pandemic

The hospital system in California is overwhelmed as coronavirus cases surge in the state. St. Mary Medical center in Apple Valley is creating “covid pods,” canceling elective surgeries and doing everything it can to cope with extreme overcapacity.
  • Dec 18, 2020

First Hurricane Matthew, then Florence: A town in constant recovery

In Lumberton, N.C., the river that has been a life source for thousands of years is now a threat to livelihood.
  • Oct 24, 2018

Sept. 10: Watch Irma bear down on Estero, Fla.

Hurricane Irma as seen from the fourth floor of the Hampton Inn hotel in Estero, Florida.
  • Sep 11, 2017