Engineered decoys trap virus in test tube study; healthcare workers at high risk even with protections

By Nancy Lapid (Reuters) – The following is a brief roundup of some of the latest…

Middle East mythbusters battle virus ‘infodemic’

Baghdad (AFP) – Browse through Arabic-language social media pages and you could walk away thinking COVID-19…

As the Virus Deepens Financial Trouble, Colleges Turn to Layoffs

Dorms on East Green at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio, June 21, 2020. (Maddie McGarvey/The New…

The Inventor of the Emoticon Tells All: ‘I’ve Created a Virus’

Gene J. Puskar/AP In September of 1982, a handful of researchers at Carnegie Mellon University using…

Trump’s grand GOP convention plans shrink as virus surges

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s plans for a grand convention keep shrinking. The Republican National…

Virus worries and FOMO drive options bets on surging tech giants

By April Joyner NEW YORK (Reuters) – Options investors are ramping up bets on some of…

NJ June gambling revenue down 65.6% amid virus closure

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The final month of coronavirus-mandated closures for New Jersey’s casinos and…

Virus spread, not politics should guide schools, doctors say

As the Trump administration pushes full steam ahead to force schools to resume in-person education, public…

Google, Amazon Funnel Money to Virus Conspiracy Sites: Study

(Bloomberg) — Digital advertising platforms run by Google, Amazon.com Inc. and other tech companies will funnel…

Trump Hits CDC School Rules; N.J. Requires Masks: Virus Update

(Bloomberg) — U.S. President Donald Trump, in a tweet, called the Centers for Disease Control and…