how COVID-19 turns body cells into viral factories

When the coronavirus attacks the body of its next victim, it turns the patient’s own cells into original factories for the production of new viruses. The process begins on the surface of the cell when the virus captures the protein, which usually helps regulate the patient’s blood pressure. The cell involuntarily lets the virus inside […]

Mega-H: trillions for the American economy

economy Mega-H Trillions for the American economy Status: 07:08 a.m. | Reading time: 2 minutes Congress agrees on first aid to the US economy Source: AFP via Getty Images / SAUL LOEB Negotiations on the package to alleviate the consequences of the corona pandemic have dragged on for days. The breakthrough came on Wednesday night. […]

Wilhelm Bleek’s book “Vormärz – Germany’s Dawn of Modernity”

“German history between 1815 and 1848 does not have a good reputation.” With this sentence, Wilhelm Bleek’s book on the era of the “Vormärz” begins. Accordingly, it is the implicit intention of the emeritus political scientist in Bochum to free the prestige of this period from the “obnoxious skin gout” that clings to the “restoration […]

SEC warns of insider trading after Loeffler’s sales

U.S. Senator Kelly Loeffler (L), R-GA, and husband Jeffrey Sprecher, CEO of the Intercontinental Exchange and President of the New York Stock Exchange, on January 6, 2019. Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty Images On Monday, the Securities and Exchange Commission issued a strong warning against the negotiation of non-public information related to coronavirus – […]

Coronavirus relief law slows down in the United States Senate, talks continue

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US Senate’s impetus to pass a $ 1 trillion coronavirus response law remained hampered last Sunday, while Democrats asked for more money to help governments and state and local hospitals while Republicans have urged swift action to give funding markets a sign of encouragement. On Sunday, the Senate failed to get […]

Reports that U.S. Republican Senators unloaded shares before coronavirus market crash triggers resignation

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Two Republican senators addressed requests for resignation on Friday, media reports reported that they sold substantial stocks before the global coronavirus-induced market crash after receiving private information about the outbreak. Unoccupied chairs and tables remain outside a closed cafeteria in the Dirksen Senate office building, ahead of a Senate lunch meeting on […]

United States Senate to seek agreement on $ 1 trillion coronavirus economic aid package

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell introduced emergency legislation to stem the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday, and Republicans and Democrats agreed to meet Friday to seek a deal. PHOTO FILE: Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) speaks to members of the media as he enters his office, while […]

Trump’s argument for re-election is collapsing

President Donald Trump speaks at a Make America Great Again rally at the Civic Center in Charleston, West Virginia. Leah Millis | Reuters WASHINGTON – Looking back now, the night of February 4th was probably the height of Donald Trump’s presidency. A few minutes after 9:00 pm ET, Trump entered the elaborate Chamber Chamber and […]