BREAKING NEWS : Indiana schools to use eLearning for remainder of 2019-20 school year Full Story

National Headlines

National

How two funerals helped turn one small Georgia city into a hotspot for coronavirus

Scott Steiner, President and CEO of Phoebe Putney Health System tells CNN's Kate Bolduan how his hospital in the small town of Albany, Georgia, has been handling the sudden surge of coronavirus cases in the area.

ER doctor in New York details dire supply shortages from the front lines of the coronavirus fight

See the frontlines of New York City's emergency medical response to the coronavirus. We speak to an emergency room doctor who shares the experience of working with limited and dwindling supplies, and details the concerns of the city's first medical responders.

Cruise ships with hundreds of sick passengers to arrive off Florida coast early Thursday

Amy Weeds Jones is pleading with authorities to allow her ailing parents to leave Holland America's Zaandam cruise ship as it attempts to dock in Florida.

Engineer accused of crashing train said he was 'suspicious' of nearby coronavirus relief ship, Justice Department says

A train engineer has been charged after allegedly admitting to intentionally crashing a train near a US Navy hospital ship that he said was "suspicious."

New England Patriots team plane flying 1.2 million N95 masks from China to help ease coronavirus shortages

Coy Wire talks about how the New England Patriots plane brought over one million N95 masks from China to Massachusetts, Rangers player Shin-Soo Choo donated money to minor leaguers and the New Orleans Saints are ready for the NFL Draft.

5 things to know for April 2: Coronavirus, health, guns, NASA, Daniel Pearl

Spring warmth in the Northern Plains freezes as a winter storm pushes into the region. Some areas could even expect up to a foot of new snow. CNN Meteorologist Pedram Javaheri has the details.

National Headlines

Sports

Former NBA star Stephon Marbury to help bring masks to New York

Former New York Knicks star Stephon Marbury is working with a company in China to sell 10 million masks to his hometown at cost instead of a profit. He tells Anderson Cooper why it was important for him to do so.

The breast cancer survivor determined to make her fifth Olympic Games in 2021

Chaunté Lowe is a four-time Olympian and American-record holder in the women's indoor and outdoor high jump. Two years ago, she discovered a rice-sized lump in her breast that changed her life forever.

Roger Federer shows off trick shots while on lockdown

Prevented from shining on the field, athletes have been taking to social media to share quarantine moments from home during the coronavirus pandemic.

What are organizers up against now the 2020 Olympics have been moved to next year?

The delay in the Tokyo Summer Olympics has presented a logistics nightmare for organizers, athletes and fans. CNN's Will Ripley reports on how the delay could torch Japan's tourism industry.

Katie Ledecky hoping next year's Olympics can be a celebration of 'the entire world coming together'

Five-time Olympic gold medalist Katie Ledecky explains her feelings toward the 2020 Tokyo Olympics being postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Formula One goes virtual as Bahrain Grand Prix kicks off the season

GIRLGAMER is the world's leading all-female esports competition. With the finals held in Dubai in 2020, the UAE needed a team to compete.

As the Olympics grapple with uncertain times, Mallory Weggemann offers powerful example of mental fortitude

Asma Elbadawi calls herself the "Queen of the Ball." The British-Sudanese basketball player and activist fought to allow women to wear the hijab in the sport.

Sports Headlines

Entertainment

'Tiger King': 'Doc' Antle and Jeff Lowe speak out against docuseries

Netflix's bizarre new series follows eccentric private zoo owner Joe Exotic and his menagerie of big cats. Here's how it became a massive hit.

Elliot Stabler is back in a 'Law & Order: SVU' spin-off

Actor Christopher Meloni will reprise his role as Detective Elliot Stabler in an upcoming "Law & Order: SVU" spinoff.

Larry David asks 'the idiots out there' to stay home and watch TV in crabby coronavirus PSA

Comedian Larry David put his complaint skills to use in a PSA urging Californians to stay at home during the coronavirus pandemic.

Jack Black's shirtless Quarantine Dance takes TikTok by storm

Jack Black is the latest in a stream of celebrities, including Gordon Ramsay, Justin and Hailey Bieber, joining TikTok since the coronavirus crisis began.

John Krasinski and Steve Carell gave us a mini 'The Office' reunion

Actors John Krasinski and Steve Carell reunited on Krasinki's new YouTube show "Some Good News" and reminisced about their favorite scenes and moments from the workplace comedy.

Backstreet Boys reunite for iHeartRadio's Living Room Concert for America

Social distancing didn't stop the Backstreet Boys from coming together for Elton John's iHeartRadio's Living Room Concert for America.

Zac Brown discusses his decision to cancel his tour and his strong message for parents

Grammy award-winning musician Zac Brown tells CNN's Chloe Melas why he opted to cancel his upcoming tour during the coronavirus pandemic.

Entertainment Headlines

Business-Consumer

US stocks snap 2-day losing streak: April 2, 2020

Almost ten million Americans have filed for unemployment benefits in the past two weeks, as businesses continue to lay off and furlough workers amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Stocks slip after record unemployment claims: April 2, 2020

Covid-19 has sent the global economy into a downward spiral. CNN Business' Christine Romans explains three scenarios of what recovery could look like.

This is no April Fool's. British American Tobacco is trying to make a coronavirus vaccine

During the outbreak in China, one U.S. pharma company doubled the price of a potential treatment. Gerald Posner, author of "Pharma," warns of the dangers of companies exploiting the cost of a much-needed solution to the worldwide pandemic.

The $94 billion fitness industry is reinventing itself as Covid-19 spreads

Live streaming classes. Virtual personal training. The $94 billion fitness industry is adapting to the new realities of social distancing to combat Covid-19. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19.

'Complete waste of time.' UK media slam government coronavirus briefings

The UK will open the doors this week on what could soon be the biggest intensive care unit in the country. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports from east London.

The doctor will see you now...in your living room

The rush is on to build emergency field hospitals across the country in anticipation of coronavirus patients onslaught. CNN's Brian Todd reports how hospitals are using creative ingenuity in the face of dire shortages.

CNN anchor Chris Cuomo diagnosed with coronavirus; he will continue working from home

CNN's Chris Cuomo talks with Dr. Sanjay Gupta about what it's like to be diagnosed with coronavirus.

Business-Consumer Headlines

US Politics

Top Pentagon policy official resigns at Trump's request

The Pentagon's top policy official is expected to depart his post soon, according to two sources familiar with the matter. John Rood, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy at the Pentagon, lost support among senior national security leadership and has been asked for his resignation, one of the sources said.

Sanders spokeswoman says she misspoke after distorting Bloomberg's health record

Bernie Sanders' national press secretary Briahna Joy Gray said the questioning of the 78-year-old Democratic presidential candidate's health and requests for further medical records "were reminiscent of a smear campaign."

5 takeaways from CNN's town halls with Bernie Sanders, Pete Buttigieg and Amy Klobuchar

During a CNN town hall in Nevada, Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) addressed the need for gun reform and spoke about her "saddest day in Washington."

Buttigieg slams Trump: My marriage never involved sending 'hush money to a porn star'

During a CNN town hall in Nevada, Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg discusses conservative radio personality Rush Limbaugh's attack on Buttigieg's sexuality.

Buttigieg recalls time he tried to use three languages to help a family at a protest

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg shared a story at the CNN Town Hall in Nevada about how he tried to use his foreign language skills to help a family caught in the middle of a protest.

Donald Trump and his pardon triangle

CNN's Jake Tapper reports.

Trump's pardon spree deepens crisis gripping American justice

President Trump issued a series of pardons and commutations that included former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, former San Francisco 49ers owner Eddie DeBartolo Jr., former New York City police chief Bernie Kerik and junk bond king Michael Milken. CNN's Kaitlan Collins reports.

US Politics Headlines

Health

A healthy 39-year-old DJ died of coronavirus. What his young widow and daughter want you to know

In an emotional interview, Nicole and Skye Buchanan remember their husband and father, 39-year-old Conrad Buchanan, who passed away from coronavirus.

'What are you waiting for?' California governor appeals to 11 states that haven't ordered residents to stay home

Dr. Sanjay Gupta checks in with CNN's Chris Cuomo, who is in isolation after testing positive for coronavirus, and discusses one of the intense symptoms the anchor has experienced.

Before a Washington mother died of coronavirus, her six children used a walkie-talkie to say goodbye

Elijah Ross-Rutter says his mom, a mother of six, died of Covid-19, and explains what he's doing to keep the promise he made to her to take care of his siblings.

Should you wear a mask? US health officials re-examine guidance amid coronavirus crisis

CNN's Sanjay Gupta expands on Dr. Fauci's recommendation that Americans who are not sick should wear masks in public.

Stress eating these days? Here's some help

Celebrities have taken to social media to share their favorite recipes and cooking tips while they are staying at home during the coronavirus pandemic. HLN's Melissa Knowles reports.

Dr. Sanjay Gupta remembers 'giant' of neurosurgery who separated conjoined twins

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta looks back on the life of his friend and colleague Dr. James Goodrich, the renowned neurosurgeon best known for separating conjoined twins.

The US is starting to see 'glimmers' that social distancing could be slowing the spread of coronavirus -- but there's more to do, officials say

Nurse practitioner Elyse Isopo says that in the 20 years she's been working in a New York ICU, she has never seen things as bad as they are now with the coronavirus.

Health Headlines

Social Media-Technology

Amazon fires warehouse worker who led Staten Island warehouse walkout

Amazon has terminated an employee based in the company's Staten Island, New York, warehouse after he participated in a worker walkout protesting the company's response to the novel coronavirus. CNN's Christine Romans reports the employee, Christian Smalls, was supposed to be under quarantine.

This company wants to turn your windows into solar panels

In the United States, buildings consume approximately 70% of the country's electricity. But a breakthrough in solar glass could offset that demand by converting the windows of every building into solar panels.

Amazon workers to stage a walkout Monday, demanding closure of Staten Island facility

Amazon's top spokesman Jay Carney tells Brian Stelter about how the company is addressing the coronavirus pandemic. Amid complaints from some warehouse employees, Carney says safety is the company's "first and primary concern." He also describes a daily meeting with CEO Jeff Bezos "brainstorming about what else we can do" to respond to the crisis.

Google is donating $800 million to help with the coronavirus crisis

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) responds to a tweet by President Trump in which he claims that there are thousands of federal government ventilators found in a New York storage facility.

From the brink of bankruptcy to a 1,300% stock gain: How this CEO turned around her company.

About six years ago, AMD was bleeding cash and drowning in debt. Then Lisa Su stepped in. She became the chipmaker's first female CEO and was tasked with turning the company around.

James Dyson designed a new ventilator in 10 days. He's making 15,000 for the pandemic fight

Dyson received an order from the UK government for 10,000 ventilators to support efforts by the country's National Health Service to treat coronavirus patients. CNN's Anna Stewart has the latest on the company's efforts to help.

Apple releases coronavirus screening app and website in partnership with CDC

Working from home isn't an option for many retail workers across the country who risk exposure to Covid-19. CNN asked them to share their stories with us. Here's what they told us. Watch the latest videos on Covid-19. 

Social Media-Technology Headlines
Fort Wayne
Scattered Clouds
60° wxIcon
Hi: 59° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 60°
Angola
Clear
59° wxIcon
Hi: 58° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 59°
Huntington
Clear
57° wxIcon
Hi: 58° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 57°
Decatur
Clear
59° wxIcon
Hi: 58° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 59°
Van Wert
Clear
59° wxIcon
Hi: 57° Lo: 37°
Feels Like: 59°
Warm, Pleasant Friday
WFFT Radar
WFFT Temperatures
WFFT National

Community Events