1. Help! My Very Direct Flight Added a Stop and So Many More Passengers Travel, September 16

    Sarah Firshein tries to resolve how a nonstop with seat selection became a packed “split flight,” with concerns over proper cleaning and an arrival two hours later than expected.

  2. ‘Who Replaces Me?’ Podcasts, August 31

    A Black police officer in Flint, Mich., reflects on what it now means to be part of the force in his hometown.

  3. 11 Female Voices, From Age 13 to 110, on Why the Vote Matters Special Sections, August 26

    "Your right." "A duty." "A very sacred act." A century after suffrage, women reflect on what it means to them.