April

AstraZeneca To Increase Vaccine Capacity By April

(CNN) - AstraZeneca is working hard to improve its vaccine productivity and expects to increase its global capacity to more than 200 million doses per month by April. The pharmaceutical company presented its 2020 corporate results on Thursday in…

Delta To Block Middle Seats Through April

(CNN) - Delta Air Lines will continue to block middle seats. The airline says it will extend the policy until the end of April. Airlines begin blocking middle seats last year; during the height of the pandemic. According to…

American Airlines Could Furlough Thousands

(CNN) - American Airlines is warning employees it may need to furlough 13,000 workers in April, after the U.S. government payroll aid expires. American's CEO said in a staff memo the coronavirus vaccine is not being distributed as quickly…

Mel Gibson Hospitalized With COVID In April

(CNN) - Mel Gibson was hospitalized for a week after testing positive for coronavirus. Gibson's representative says the actor and director came down with COVID-19 in April. The 64-year-old has since tested negative and has recovered from the virus.…

3 Million FBI Gun Background Checks In April

(CNN) Background checks on firearms continue to make the record books in the U.S. The FBI says April was the fourth-highest month since it started keeping track back in 1998. The bureau conducted almost three million background checks last…

April Historic Month For Tornadoes In U.S.

(CNN) - April 2020 saw 351 tornadoes. It's the second most for any April on record in the U.S. That's according to the National Service Storm Prediction Center. All but three days in April had official reports of severe…

1/3 Of Americans Didn't Pay Rent In April

(CNN) - An incomplete data set shows; about a third of renters didn't make payments at the beginning of April. It's a sign of how the coronavirus is making it harder for Americans to keep a roof above their…

NFL Draft To Be Conducted Virtually

(CNN) - The NFL draft will happen virtually this year. Commissioner Roger Goodell says it will take place in the individual homes of players and coaches. The league had said it was considering two options for the three-day draft…

American Airlines Cuts April Flights To New York

(CNN) - New York is the state hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic. And that's led American Airlines to drastically slash travel to New York City. The carrier is currently operating only 13 daily flights into the metro area's…

Apple Planning To Reopen Some Stores In April

(CNN) - Apple told staff that some of its retail stores may reopen in April on a staggered basis. The tech giant detailed the possibility in a memo obtained by the senior vice president of people and retail. A…