USA

Reading: Americans are reading fewer books than they used to
Gerontocracy: America's Congress is the oldest it's ever been
Top dollar: The US dollar has been getting stronger
Scraping the barrels: The US oil reserve is running down
Life expectancy: Plotting incomes vs. life expectancy for the 50 states
Stock valuations: Where are we now?
Dining out: We're all spending more on eating out
Skipping class: Chinese students are looking beyond the US
Chick-in, beef out: We're eating more chicken than ever before
Abandon cart: E-commerce ain't what it used to be
Here comes the sun: Where we're at on solar power
Recession, or no recession? The latest economic data, in context
Space station split: Russia is withdrawing from the ISS.
Vetoes: Zelensky wants Russia expelled from the UN Security Council
Coronavirus tracker: switching to tracking fatalities