Andrea Mulcahy gazes into her backyard outside her home in Ocala, Florida. Her  husband, Tim, who believed that he contracted the coronavirus from a co-worker, died in July  at the age of 52. Photograph: Zack Wittman/New York Times

A nation numbed by misery and loss is confronting a number that still has the power to shock: 500,000. Roughly one year since the first known death by(...)

 Mónaco lounge chairs, in natural honey colour and set around a cool aquamarine-coloured swimming pool, priced €217 each from Zinc Interiors

Yellow is the colour of positivity and optimism, says interior designer Helena Cousins of Zinc Interiors. “It is the colour of sunlight and can mimic (...)