United Airlines Signals Layoffs, Says Demand For Travel Is 'Essentially Zero' Amid Coronavirus Pandemic"We expect to fly fewer people during the entire month of May than we did on a single day in May 2019," United Airlines executives wrote in a letter sent to staff.
Charlie Beck Steps Down As Interim Chicago Police Superintendent; David Brown Takes OverBeck said he couldn’t wait to get home to his family, adding that he will be leaving family behind.
Lawmakers Struggle To Balance Day Job With Raising Kids At Home: 'It's Been Surprisingly Hard'Sen. Tammy Duckworth has forgotten the mute button on a conference call with the Senate Democratic caucus, while coaching her daughter to use the potty.
Indiana Congressman Trey Hollingsworth Says Letting More Americans Die Of COVID-19 Is 'Lesser Of Two Evils' Compared To Economy TankingRelaxing social distancing measures now would contradict recommendations put forth by government agencies and public health experts.
What Are Antibody Tests And What Do They Mean For The Coronavirus Pandemic?Besides indicating some level of immunity, the presence of Covid-19 antibodies could help identify those who have been infected but never realized they had the disease.
Coronavirus In Black America: Living In The Eye Of A 'Perfect Storm'Chicago, New York and other major cities are struggling with racial disparities in coronavirus cases, with the pandemic exposing deep-seated economic inequalities that make it disproportionally hurt blacks and Latinos.
Boeing Offering Buyouts As It Projects Recovery Will Take YearsIn a memo to employees, Boeing CEO Dave Calhoun said the company is offering voluntary layoff packages that will provide exiting employees with pay and benefits.
Airlines Will Offer Fewer Choices And Higher Fares After The Coronavirus Crisis
Boeing Could Receive Billions From Stimulus PackageThe aerospace giant is among the companies that would qualify for the government-backed loans reserved "for businesses critical to maintaining national security," and the only one that has made it clear that it needs the assistance.
Coronavirus In Illinois: Mount Prospect Couple Spreads Love, Not Germs In Livestream Wedding Ceremony“We had about 100 people online watching it live, all over the world; Germany, Belgium, really everywhere," Joe said. "Full disclosure, they weren’t all invited to the wedding."
Boeing Shutting Down Seattle Factories Due To CoronavirusOperations would be reduced beginning Wednesday, the company said in a statement, and production would be suspended for a two weeks.
Coronavirus Could Hurt Boeing More Than The 737 Max CrisisThe 737 Max crisis has been the worst event in Boeing's history. At least until now.
Bulls Players Have Mixed Feelings About Possibility Of Playing Games In Empty Arenas
Vice President Mike Pence's History Managing Indiana's HIV Crisis As Governor Under Scrutiny Now That He's Overseeing Federal Coronavirus ResponseThe Indiana emergency peaked during Pence's governorship, when public health officials noticed a cluster of HIV and hepatitis C in rural Indiana around November 2014. It was the largest outbreak of the virus in the state's history, NPR reported at the time.
The U.S. Has Started Human Testing Of A Drug To Treat The Novel CoronavirusHope for treating the novel coronavirus could be on the horizon, as the first US study of a drug to treat the illness is underway.