Delta Still Recovering From Atlanta Thunderstorms

Delta uses Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport as its main hub. The airline has apologized. The airline and travelers should be helped by the weather, as forecasts call for a mostly rain-free week in the Atlanta region, with shower... More..

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Syria threatens military measures against United States over missile attack

Mr Johnson discussed the move with his U.S. counterpart last night as the world reacted to the launch of 59 tomahawk cruise missiles at the Shayrat airbase, following intelligence that deadly chemical weapons...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Korea: North Korean Missile Launch Fails

Pyongyang has yet to formally announce it has an operational ICBM, but Chad O'Carroll, managing director of specialist service NK News , said the new rockets could be liquid-fuelled intercontinental ballistic...More..

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad defies Supreme Leader to run for Iranian presidency
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad defies Supreme Leader to run for Iranian presidency

Last year, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned him that such a move was "not in his interest and that of the country". In shock rejection of supreme leader's advice, Ahmadinejad registers for election. Ahmadineja...More..

Airlines will pay you hundreds to give up your seat
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Airlines will pay you hundreds to give up your seat

Delta denied boarding to about 1,200 passengers in 2016, says Bastian. And its stock lost $250 million in value on Tuesday. United declined to explain why it didn't offer more, or talk about its guidelin...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

India, Australia to kick-start deadlocked CECA talks soon

The two leaders have also talked about energy with the Australian leader promising that his country can supply uranium to India at any time. Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister of Australia, on Monday said that...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

BC Liberals focus on tolls, tax credits in election platform

The NDP's promise to eliminate tolls on the Port Mann bridge would cost $150 million, and it would mean people outside the Lower Mainland would be covering bridge costs, she said. "That's where it all really be...More..

Russian Federation slams OPCW over Syria gas probe
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Russian Federation slams OPCW over Syria gas probe

Johnson was widely criticized for failing to get the G7 to back his bid for new sanctions against senior Russian and Syrian figures following the chemical weapons attack in Syria's Idlib province that killed do...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Here's how much airlines will pay you to give up your seat

Her husband negotiated for the vouchers to be priced at $1,350 for each of their three tickets and the family went home with plans to return on Saturday for their flight. So the Blooms went home with $4,050 in ...More..

Trump says 'things will work out fine' with Russia
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump says 'things will work out fine' with Russia

Tillerson, who sparred with Lavrov over Syria's use of chemical weapons on innocent citizens on April 4, also acknowledged that relations were at a "low point ". Perhaps Thursday's tweet was Trump's way of let...More..

Scores Killed in Bombing of Syrian Evacuees
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Scores Killed in Bombing of Syrian Evacuees

Syrian state media said at least 39 were killed. Residents of Foua and Kefraya were joined by 2,350 others from Madaya, a rebel-held enclave that, along with the Damascene resort town Zabadani, had been besie...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Bismarck Optimist Club hosts Capitol Grounds Easter egg hunt

To aid in spreading his wealth, the Easter Bunny phoned the NEWSpapers of Iowa County to tell when he'll be stopping at some of our area towns. All the participants will get an Easter treat after the hunt. LET'...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Equal Pay Day Is Reminder of Existing Wage Gap

The National Partnership for Women & Families reports the wage gap for African American women is even larger. If we continue at this pace, women will not reach pay equity with men until 2152. According to th...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

United States 'mother of all bombs' killed 90 Isis militants, say Afghan officials

Shinwari's spokesman, Ataullah Khogyani, said that a clearance operation in the area was continuing. Afghan defense officials have said the 21,600-pound (9,797-kg) GBU-43, dropped late on Thursday in the east...More..

Apple granted self-driving test permit
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Apple granted self-driving test permit

Now out of nowhere there is proof that Apple is working on self-driving cars. "This is not necessarily automobiles as initially rumored, but software or possibly hardware associated with autonomous technology",...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

United Airlines adds insult to injury for beaten passenger

The Delta memo said gate agents are permitted to offer as much as $2,000 in compensation, up from $800, while supervisors are allowed to offer up to $9,950, up from $1,350. It happened on Sunday, the same d...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

United Airlines to save evidence in dragged passenger case

Crew members will no longer be able to bump a passenger who is already seated on a flight. A United spokesperson told TMZ the change was made "to make sure crews traveling on our aircraft are booked at leas...More..

Trump Administration Will Not Publicly Disclose Names of White House Visitors
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Trump Administration Will Not Publicly Disclose Names of White House Visitors

Trump's directive will keep his White House visitor list secret for at least five years after he leaves office. " Trump is trying to shield his activities from public view because instead of draining the ...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Mike Pence travels to Japan, South Korea as tensions simmer

After dispatching the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson and an accompanying battle group to the Korean peninsula Trump told the Fox Network: "We are sending an armada". It again called for talks to defuse the ...More..

United States releases footage of 'mother of all bombs' being dropped
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

United States releases footage of 'mother of all bombs' being dropped

The number of Islamic State militants killed after USA forces dropped the military's largest non-nuclear bomb on a target in Afghanistan has risen to 94. President Ashraf Ghani threw his support behind the bo...More..