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US reaction to the virus is met with incredulity abroad

ROME (AP) — The United States’ failure to contain the spread of the coronavirus has been met with astonishment and alarm in Europe, as the world’s most powerful country edges closer to a global record of 5 million confirmed infections.Perhaps nowhere outside the U.S. is America’s bungled virus response viewed with more consternation than in…

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Why there’s not much the US can do in response to reports of Russian bounties on US troops in Afghanistan

The Trump administration is facing increasing pressure to respond to reports that Russia paid bounties to Afghan militants to kill US troops in that country.But short of targeting Russian military intelligence with direct military action, the US has little political recourse when it comes to mopping up the mess created by the bounties, writes Candace…

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A faster response could have prevented most U.S. Covid-19 deaths – STAT

More than 120,000 Americans have now perished from Covid-19, surpassing the total number of U.S. dead during World War I. Had American leaders taken the decisive, early measures that several other nations took when they had exactly the same information the U.S. did, at exactly the same time in their experience of the novel coronavirus,…

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Congress’ response to the 2008 financial crisis sparked a decade of inequality and resentment. The US is now repeating that mistake.

US lawmakers are about to blow the response to the economic crisis, and they’re setting the stage for an uneven recovery similar to what followed the 2008 financial crisis.Experts say aid to individuals and small businesses has been slow to arrive, which is deepening the economic pain.”We’re going to have a really imbalanced recovery where…

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Mixed Response in Hong Kong to U.S. Announcement on Autonomy

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that Hong Kong was no longer sufficiently autonomous from mainland China, following Beijing’s announcement that it plans to implement a national security law for the territory. The proposed law, which sparked a fresh round of protests in the city, targets secession, sedition, terrorism and foreign interference in the…

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Cell response to substrate rigidity is regulated by active and passive cytoskeletal stress [Biophysics and Computational Biology]

Edited by David A. Weitz, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, and approved April 22, 2020 (received for review October 9, 2019) This article requires a subscription to view the full text. If you have a subscription you may use the login form below to view the article. Access to this article can also be purchased. SignificanceThe…

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COVID-19 response memo, 5/13/20

BY THE NUMBERSNumber of Statewide Cases: 25,473 (+346)Marion County Cases: 7,703 (+71)Hamilton County Cases: 960 (+4) Johnson County Cases: 838US Cases: 1.37M Global Cases: 4.3MNumber of Statewide Deaths: 1,482 (+38) Number of Marion County Deaths: 440 (+11) US Deaths: 82,548 (+1,648)Global Deaths: 293,514 (+5,705)Number of new Hoosiers Filing for Unemployment: 43,777 as of 5/7/20FEDERALSenate Republicans RespondSenate Republicans…

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Amazon tech workers are calling out sick in protest over COVID-19 response

Amazon tech workers are calling out sick today in protest of the company’s treatment of workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. The action, which will consist of a live streamed series of speakers in lieu of a physical rally, is a sign that the protests at Amazon’s warehouses have galvanized portions of the company’s white-collar workforce.…

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Trump disregards science as chaos overtakes coronavirus response

(CNN)Alarming new signs are emerging that the Trump administration is shunting science aside in the battle against coronavirus.In Wednesday’s most stunning development, a top administration official working on a vaccine claimed he was ousted after resisting efforts to push unproven drugs promoted by President Donald Trump and his conservative media cheerleaders as “game changer” treatments.That…

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Peter Navarro accuses China of committing ‘four kills’ with response to coronavirus pandemic

 Get all the latest news on coronavirus and more delivered daily to your inbox. Sign up here.White House Office of Trade and Manufacturing Policy director Peter Navarro joined “Hannity” Tuesday night and laid out China’s mishandling of the coronavirus pandemic, a process he said Beijing might call “the four kills.””They spawned the virus, probably in that ……