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Collective grief from school shootings, pandemic is rewiring brains

Many felt that the Uvalde tragedy on Tuesday, Texas brought out a familiar constellation of emotions. School shootings in South Texas left 19 children and two teachers deadIt came just 10 days later 10 people were shot and killedIt was found in a Buffalo, New York grocery store. The outbreak also occurred two years after […]

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New York made 4 years of college free. Here’s how it’s going

Even though college enrollment has slid since the start of the pandemic, many students still want to get a degree, and for some, free tuition programsThey are the only way higher education will become a reality. 2017 was a landmark year for the Excelsior Scholarship, the New York state scholarship that covers four years tuition free of […]

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People are leaving Hong Kong and here’s where they’re going

They remained firm during the 2019 political protests. They survived almost two years of pandemics. However, this year they claim they have had enough. Residents of Hong Kong are leaving the city in droves in 2022 — not because they want to, several told CNBC, but because Covid restrictions and what they see as an erosion […]

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Treasury yields fall following Fed minutes

On Thursday morning, U.S. Treasury yields dropped as investors digested minutes from the Federal Reserve’s latest meeting minutes. The benchmark yield 10-year Treasury noteThe index dropped 3 basis points to 2.7165% by 3:45 a.m. ET. ET. 30-year Treasury bondThe rate of change was 2 basis points lower at 2.9412%. Yields are inversely related to price […]

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CEPI chief outlines the disease differences

Well being officer makes use of a thermal head to detect a monkeypox virus on arriving passengers at Soekarno-Hatta Worldwide Airport in Tangerang close to Jakarta, Indonesia on Might 15, 2019. Jepayona Delita | Future Publishing | Getty Photographs The sudden emergence of monkeypox in a number of nations around the globe represents a regarding […]

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Oxfam slams billionaire pandemic ‘bonanza’ as millions face poverty

Olga Shumytskaya | Moment | Getty Images Every 30 hours, a new billionaire was born during the Covid-19 epidemic. Nearly a million of them could be in danger. Extreme poverty is expected to grow at about the same pace in 2022. These are some of the shocking statistics Oxfam recently revealed. The global charity stated […]

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Covid cases are surging again—what to expect this summer, experts say

It’s almost June, and Covid cases are surging again — powered by a rising tide of omicron subvariants currently circulating the U.S. A country-wide average seven-day increase in daily Covid cases has seen a dramatic rise above 100,000According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Friday was the highest day for this number. This […]

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6 things this immunologist does every night to sleep better and boost her immune system

More than two years after the emergence of a pandemic, we’re still struggling with outbreaks of Covid-19 — and that means building and maintaining a strong immune systemIt should be considered a priority. Functional medicine physician and immunologist, I remind patients every day that sleep is the best preparation for fighting infection. Your stress hormones […]

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Stephen Roach gives stagflation warning, calls peak inflation absurd

Stephen Roach (ex-chairman of Morgan Stanley Asia) says that Stagflation may be making a comeback. He warned that the U.S. was on a dangerous course, which will result in higher prices and slower growth. Roach said that “this inflation problem is widespread,” was persistent, and will likely be protracted.” Roach also spoke on CNBC’sFast Money” […]

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Davos is back but participants have to be vaccinated and tested

After cancelling meetings in the past due to the coronavirus epidemic, World Economic Forum will be returning to Davos for May. Fabrice Coffrini — Afp | Afp | Getty Images After a two-year coronavirus-induced hiatus which forced them to take the economic powwow online and lasted for over two years, some of the most famous, […]