Another delay in Virgin America – Alaska Air deal
Here we are in December, and there's still no final word on the long-awaited, much anticipated acquistion of Virgin America by Alaska Airlines. The deadline for the deal keeps getting pushed back…and today, we've learned of yet another delay. And ...
Is Trump Tower Now The Worst Address In America?
Television newsmen do their morning reports in front of Trump Tower, Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan). To get inside Trump Tower these days, visitors, workers and residents must approach a horde of police officers, declare ...en meer »
What Do Calorie Labels Mean For America's Waistline?
In December of this year, restaurant chains with more than twenty locations will be required by federal law to post calorie information on their menus. The requirement, written into the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare), is intended to combat our ...
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'FGM happened to me in white, midwest America'
In 1947, when I was just three years old a doctor removed my clitoris. Female genital mutilation is mostly associated with African cultures, and non-Christian religions, but my FGM happened in white, midwest America. It took place in a church clinic ...en meer »
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Two-thirds of Trump voters viewed the election as America's last chance
One of the more common refrains during America's nearly ever-present campaign season is that this election, this year, is the most important of our lives. We documented this in July, noting that it was first used in one form or another back in 1856 ...en meer »
Mall of America Hires First Ever Black Santa
Larry Jefferson, a professional Santa Claus, got a big career bump this holiday season when the Mall of America hired him out of an annual Santa convention. Working at the largest mall in the country is a plum gig for any professional Santa Claus, but ...
Mall of America hires its first black SantaUSA TODAY
Finally, a black Santa Claus comes to the Mall of America!New York Daily News
The Mall of America's first black Santa: 'Santa comes in