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Delta boots family off red-eye flight, threatens kids with “foster care”

Delta boots family off red-eye flight, threatens kids with “foster care”

News May 23, 2017 at 1:43 pm 0 comments

Delta boots family off red-eye flight, threatens kids with "foster care"

Just when looked as if United Airlines had cemented itself as worst airline of the year, a video currently going viral on Facebook has put Delta squarely in the …

White House deputy chief of staff: We ‘have our work cut out for us’ on Senate health care vote

White House deputy chief of staff: We ‘have our work cut out for us’ on Senate health care vote

News May 23, 2017 at 10:45 am 0 comments

White House Deputy Chief of Staff Rick Dearborn said the Trump administration has its work cut out for it to push the GOP health care plan through the Senate, where Republicans hold a slim majority but several members are already …

Family says booted off Delta flight over child’s seat

Family says booted off Delta flight over child’s seat

News May 23, 2017 at 7:45 am 0 comments

BOOTED OFF? Brian Schear posts a video of the April 23 confrontation on YouTube. Screenshot from YouTube

LOS ANGELES, USA – In yet another incident that could prove a public relations nightmare for the US airline industry, a California couple …

Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson Holds Press Conference Without American Press [Video]

Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson Holds Press Conference Without American Press [Video]

News May 23, 2017 at 5:26 am 0 comments

Donald Trump’s Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, has traveled abroad without any of the U.S. press traveling with him, which is a departure from the norm in American politics and press. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer tried to explain …

His IT job didn’t measure up to the excitement of his Coast Guard one. So he changed that.

His IT job didn’t measure up to the excitement of his Coast Guard one. So he changed that.

News May 23, 2017 at 2:32 am 0 comments

Dave Riley has always been an adrenaline-chaser — and he probably always will be.

His love for adventure started with his life in the military, which was nothing short of thrilling. With a father in the Army, the military was …

Seattle Climbs but Austin Sprawls: The Myth of the Return to Cities

Seattle Climbs but Austin Sprawls: The Myth of the Return to Cities

News May 22, 2017 at 11:12 pm 0 comments

Be skeptical when you hear about the return to glory of the American city — that idealized vision of rising skyscrapers and bustling, dense downtowns. Contrary to perception, the nation is continuing to become more suburban, and at an accelerating …

Will Chicago be overrun by murderous bees? We can’t be too careful.

Will Chicago be overrun by murderous bees? We can’t be too careful.

News May 22, 2017 at 8:06 pm 0 comments

Expert beekeeper Bill Whitney is happy with this year’s colony, which he keeps on the roof. (Phil Velasquez / Chicago Tribune)

Listen to me very closely, America: We have to stop normalizing bees.

Yes, you read that correctly. Bees. Vicious, …

Skyscraper is a giant vending machine for 3D printed homes

Skyscraper is a giant vending machine for 3D printed homes

Lifestyle May 22, 2017 at 4:54 pm 0 comments

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It seems like only yesterday (in fact it was only yesterday) that I was dissing the idea of 3D printing housing. But that was before I saw Haseef Rafiei’s entry in the …

Despite Boos at Cannes, Okja Shows Why We Need Netflix Making Movies

Despite Boos at Cannes, Okja Shows Why We Need Netflix Making Movies

News May 22, 2017 at 2:40 pm 0 comments

Jae Hyuk Lee

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Perhaps my sympathy is misplaced when it’s extended to a multi-billion-dollar, industry-dominating superpower, but as Netflix’s new movie Okja began to unspool at the Cannes Film Festival on Friday morning, I had to wonder, …

Trump Says He Has ‘Absolute Right’ To Share Intelligence With Russia

Trump Says He Has ‘Absolute Right’ To Share Intelligence With Russia

News May 22, 2017 at 10:44 am 0 comments

President Trump meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, next to him, in the Oval Office at the White House May 10.

President Trump is responding to the backlash against the allegations that he shared "highly classified" information with the …