COVID-19 Headlines Market News Wuhan 

COVID-19 Vaccine Contenders Race Against the Clock, and Each Other

Oxford University’s coronavirus vaccine gets significant financial backing and promises possible September vaccine delivery. China and Canada teamed up on the first human testing of a vaccine, and initial results are positive. Moderna’s recent vaccination tests were small in number but sent the stock market soaring. In the race to find a COVID-19 vaccine, hope for more than one winner could emerge as early as September. The three leading contenders come from the UK, China, and the U.S. As the video below lays out, there are: Two front runners in…

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Coronavirus COVID-19 Donald Trump Headlines Op-ed 

The Coronavirus Crisis Can Reshape America’s Future – For the Better

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, American life is up-in-the-air as President Trump warns of a “rough week” ahead. It’s important to analyze an “after” once the virus has run its course and no more confirmed cases are announced. The “after” will be co-dependent on what lessons the U.S. and other countries take heed of after the crisis. The coronavirus, or COVID-19, has been spreading and infecting countries globally since the beginning of January. U.S. Becomes Virus Epicenter The U.S. recently became the most infected country worldwide, with confirmed cases now exceeding…

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Coronavirus COVID-19 Donald Trump Op-ed Politics 

Face Masks Are Useless Against America’s Biggest COVID-19 Threat

The United States’ face mask dilemma is becoming outrageous. The CDC just contradicted earlier guidance by recommending all Americans wear face masks. Other countries are upset with the U.S. for outbidding them and halting deliveries of gear. While the U.S. may secure more face masks than other countries, we’re still overexposed to our careless leaders. The face mask saga in the United States is reaching absurd proportions. The U.S. is accused of blocking face mask exports to other countries. States are receiving face masks from the national stockpile that are…

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Coronavirus COVID-19 Goldman Sachs Market News Op-ed United States 

U.S. Consumer Confidence Is Plunging – But More Pain Is Coming

The Conference Board’s gauge of U.S. consumer confidence plunged from 132.6 to 120 in March, while economists expected a 110 number. Confidence is likely to decline further in the coming months. It will probably take a long time before consumers start spending like before the crisis. The Conference Board said Tuesday its consumer confidence index dropped to 120 in March from 132.6 in February, its lowest level in three years. The decline wasn’t as severe as expected, as economists polled by Dow Jones forecast 110. Is this a good sign?…

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amazon Coronavirus COVID-19 Headlines Jeff Bezos Op-ed 

To Stop the Spread of COVID-19, a Temporary Halt on Amazon Deliveries Is Needed

Amazon has at least ten confirmed cases of COVID-19 across its U.S. warehouses. COVID-19 can remain “stable” on cardboard for 24 hours, three days on plastic and stainless steel. U.S. senators have questioned Amazon’s working conditions and if they are putting the country at risk. As coronavirus gripped headlines over the past several weeks, at least ten confirmed cases of the illness has spread across Amazon’s vast U.S. warehouses. Two New York facilities, along with warehouses in Kentucky, Florida, Texas, Michigan, Oklahoma, California, Illinois and Connecticut have had at least…

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COVID-19 Game Workers Unite Gaming News Op-ed 

Game Workers Unite Are Right About the Flaws Exposed by COVID-19

COVID-19 is having a massive effect on the games industry. Game Workers Unite have asked for people to take more care of all of our workers. GWU is entirely correct, and it’s time to start thinking about the changes we need to make. COVID-19 is currently infesting the world and revealing some critical issues in society. From medical care to the job market, things just aren’t working all that well. We’re also discovering that jobs we’ve been told are ‘unskilled’ for years, are quite vital to the world. The virus…

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Coronavirus COVID-19 Headlines 

Coronavirus Hits 100,000 Cases and More Deaths Than 9/11 Terror Attacks

Official coronavirus cases have topped 100,000. It’s a terrible milestone for the highly contagious infection. The official death toll for COVID-19 of 3,488 means coronavirus has now claimed more lives than the 2,977 victims of the 9/11 terror attacks. Experts say the pandemic could get much worse. While health authorities and financial markets scramble to contain the damage from coronavirus, the official case total worldwide crossed 100,000 on Friday. Donald Trump’s U.S. coronavirus numbers have doubled in the one day since this tweet. | Source: Twitter But the highly infectious…

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