Daily Archives: May 11, 2020

European Markets Begin Week in Positive Territory

European markets are beginning the week on a high note, with all three major indexes making gains in early trading Monday.

The FTSE in London and the DAX in Frankfurt …

Once Thriving Bartender Struggles to Pay Rent, Buy Food

A record number of Americans are unemployed as much of the nation’s economy remains at a standstill. Nearly 29,000 Virginians lost their jobs in March. Bartender Daniel Arden was one …

AP-NORC poll: Majority Disapprove of Coronavirus Protests

WASHINGTON – A majority of Americans disapprove of protests against restrictions aimed at preventing the spread the coronavirus, according to a new poll that also finds the still-expansive support for …

Viruses Are Always Changing, Here’s Why That Could Hamper Development of an Effective COVID-19 Vaccine

The Trump administration is pushing to have hundreds of millions of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine available by the end of the year. However, experts say the unprecedented speed risks …

Did Coronavirus Come from the Bat Guano Trade?

Scientists suspect COVID-19 originally came from a bat, which may have harbored a wide range of coronaviruses. Despite the pandemic, the global trade in bat products continues, including in their …