Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Tag: Delta

Cyprus reportedly discovers a Covid variant that combines omicron and delta

Staff at CSL are working in the lab on November 08, 2020 in Melbourne, Australia, where they will begin manufacturing AstraZeneca-Oxford University COVID-19 vaccine. Darrian Traynor | Getty Images A researcher in Cyprus has...

U.S. Covid cases rise to pandemic high as delta and omicron circulate

U.S. Covid cases have hit their highest level of the pandemic as two highly infectious variants circulate throughout the country and health officials urge Americans to get vaccinated and boosted against the virus. Nationwide...

Delta asks CDC to cut quarantine guidelines for breakthrough Covid, citing workforce impact

Delta Air Lines airplanes at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., on Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2021. Elijah Nouvelage | Bloomberg | Getty Images Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian on...

Delta forecasts profit ahead as travel demand and fares rise, despite omicron

Delta Air Lines on Thursday said travel demand — and fares — in the fourth quarter are rising, despite the omicron variant of Covid and that it expects to post a pretax profit of...

Delta passenger accused of assaulting flight attendant, air marshal; flight diverted

A passenger allegedly assaulted a flight attendant and an air marshal Thursday evening, forcing a Delta flight bound for Los Angeles to be diverted to Oklahoma City temporarily, according to reports.  The passenger became...

COVID-19 Omicron variant: New York, tri-state area confirm more cases as hospitals strain from delta surge

The tri-state area has counted just under a dozen cases of the COVID-19 omicron variant as hospitals continue to feel the strain from the delta surge.  Health officials have confirmed cases of the omicron...

WHO says delta Covid variant still the priority despite omicron worries

The world is on high alert due to the new omicron Covid strain — but delta is still responsible for most of the current infections globally, the World Health Organization pointed out on Monday....

Delta Covid mutation is on the rise in the UK: Study

A few people on Oxford Street, some wearing face masks as the third national coronavirus lockdown continues on 4th March 2021 in London, United Kingdom. Mike Kemp | In Pictures | Getty Images LONDON...

WHO says delta variant accounts for 99% of Covid cases around the world

AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine is administered at Mbagathi Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya, on July 6, 2021. Patrick Meinhardt | Bloomberg | Getty Images The delta variant, first detected in India a little less than a...

Why airlines like Southwest, Delta, United and American struggle for profit

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett once called himself an “air-o-holic” because of how tempted he is to invest in commercial airlines. But he learned the hard way, twice, that the industry can be a risky...