Drone disruption at Gatwick hits easyJet operations and costs

British budget airline easyJet said on Tuesday that drone disruption at London's Gatwick airport in December had cost it millions of pounds in lost operating revenue and additional costs.Read More


Box Office – ‘Glass’ dominates MLK weekend with $47 million

M. Night Shyamalan's "Glass" topped box office charts during the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, collecting $40 million over the weekend for a four-day sum of $47 million.If estimates hold, "Glass" will come in behind "American Sniper" ($107 million) and "Ride Along" ($48 million) as the third-best showing for both January and MLK holiday weekend.Read... Continue Reading →

Los Angeles teachers’ strike to continue through Tuesday – union

Los Angeles teachers will extend their strike to a sixth school day on Tuesday even if contract negotiators reach a deal before then, because the union rank-and-file must ratify any tentative agreement before ending the walkout, the union said on Monday. A fifth day of contract negotiations took place on Monday in an attempt to... Continue Reading →

Oil and gas executives expect to boost spending this year – survey

The majority of senior energy industry executives expect to maintain or increase spending this year to meet demand for oil and gas after years of austerity, a survey by DNV GL shows.DNV, a technical adviser to the energy industry, surveyed 791 senior professionals from firms with annual revenue ranging from $500 million or less to... Continue Reading →

Is Sanity Breaking Out in Washington? A Bipartisan Fix to FAFSA Complexity?

Senator Joe Manchin, a Democrat from West Virginia, stands and claps as his fellow democrats stay seated while U.S. President Donald Trump, not pictured, delivers a State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. Trump sought to connect his... Continue Reading →

Alexandria Ocasio-Ortez Drops In On A Twitch Stream To Raise Money For A Trans Charity

A Twitch stream raising money for UK-based Transgender support charity Mermaids has already raised nearly $350,000 streaming Donkey Kong 64, and that number just keeps getting higher. Harry “H.BomberGuy” Brewis started the fundraiser a few days ago to “spite” anti-trans TV writer Graham Linehan, but it quickly became a snowballing story in its own right.... Continue Reading →

Huddersfield appoint Jan Siewert as head coach

Premier League strugglers Huddersfield have appointed Jan Siewert as their new head coach following the departure of David Wagner, the club announced on Monday.The 36-year-old has left his role as Borussia Dortmund's reserve-team coach and signed a two-and-a-half year deal with the Terriers, who parted ways with Wagner last week ( Read More ) [via... Continue Reading →

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