coronavirus pandemic

U.S. Carbon Emissions Fell 10% In 2020 Due To Pandemic

(CNN) - A new analysis shows U.S. greenhouse gases fell dramatically last year because of the coronavirus pandemic. According to preliminary estimates by data analytics firm the Rhodium Group, U.S. carbon emissions dropped by 10.3% in 2020. The group…

TSA: Air Travel Dropped 61% In 2020

(CNN) - More than 300 million people; that's how many folks flew in 2020. Although about half of those travelers flew during the first three months of the year before the coronavirus pandemic set in. It's a 61% drop…

Latest Updates From the Springer Opera House

We are checking in with the Springer Opera House all the way up to our telethon to see how they are doing during the Coronavirus Pandemic and to give you a preview of their…

'Heart Broken Syndrome' Increase Amid COVID

(CNN) - A¬†small study suggests "broken heart syndrome" is increasing during the global coronavirus pandemic. That's the common name for stress-induced cardiomyopathy also known as Takotsubo syndrome. It happens when heart muscles weaken, leading to chest pain and shortness…

Study: Pandemic Could Lead To Fewer Births In U.S.

(CNN) - One of the macro level effects of the coronavirus could end up being up to half a million fewer births in the US than otherwise expected. That's what experts at the Brookings Institution and nonprofit March of…

Another 1.5 Million File Unemployment

(CNN) - The US economy has shown signs of improvement in recent weeks as some lockdown restrictions have eased. But millions of Americans are still seeking unemployment aid to make ends meet. The Department of Labor reported on Thursday…