How two US cities responded to the 1918 flu pandemic very differently — and what we can learn from those mistakes

Philadelphia and St. Louis were both hit by the flu outbreak of 1918-19, but one city suffered a death rate of approximately 358 per 100,000 people, whereas the other suffered 748 deaths per 100,000.

STI breaks out of minor resistance, setting upside target

SINGAPORE (April 17): Chart breakouts show potential. Sometimes we never get to the potential. Still, for the Straits Times Index, there is good news, and bad news. The good news is that the STI has broken above a resistance at 2.561. The bad news is the breakout took place on low volume and volume continued to contract as the index struggled to make headway.

China increases Wuhan’s COVID-19 death toll by 50%