BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Fifteen ex-military officials were found guilty by an Argentine court on Friday of conspiring to kidnap and assassinate leftist dissidents as part of the Operation Condor program. The ruling was hailed by rights...Show More Summary
There's something very real about sports. Though most athletic achievements can be attributed to hard work, discipline, and preparation, some things still happen by accident. Huge underdogs can win it all, and even the most dependable star can have a bad day.
From Selected Topics in the History of Mathematics by Aaron Strauss (1973): Today Pythagoras is known predominantly as a mathematician. However, in his own day and age (which was also the day and age of Buddha, Lao-Tsa, and Confucious),...Show More Summary
Globally, thetravel and tourism industry is being shaken by the impact of technology, rapidly changing consumer markets and the emergence of new business models. One of the fastest-growing industries in the world with 1.2 billion customers last year (source: UN World Tourism Organization), disintermediation creates vast opportunities for those with “brains, [...]
Aksys Games has announced plans to localize BlazBlue: Central Fiction (the fourth main entry in the series) for a North American release across both PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 sometime this winter. In addition to a new (probably...Show More Summary
I'm serious, you will thank me. The post I DIED AND AM DEAD: Frank Caliendo Mixes Viral Video Parody with Trump Impression [VIDEO] appeared first on RedState.
Tropical Depression Two, which will likely be upgraded to Tropical Storm Bonnie on Saturday, is the first tropical storm of the 2016 U.S. Hurricane Season and has prompted a warning for the coast of South Carolina, a scenario that will likely dampen the Memorial Day weekend for millions of residents, reports The Washington Post. Show More Summary
Another Trump rally, more violence from provocateurs. After Donald's Trump trump rally at the San Diego Convention Center Friday, as many as 7,000 Mexican Flag-waving anti-Trump provocateurs shouted, "Dump Trump" and, "F Trump". The post Mexican Flag Waving Provocateurs Clash with Trump Supporters appeared first on RedState.
Grab your towels, hoopy froods: BBC Radio Four has just commissioned a new Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy radio drama based on the last novel of the ‘trilogy’, And Another Thing. Read more...
There is a Sanders phenomenon. It is real and the factors that have prompted its emergence need to addressed and understood. When this year's presidential primary began, many dismissed the Democratic Party contest as a "done deal". It...Show More Summary
Bank of America has released a new Alaska Airlines Visa 30K bonus offer and a new design. Is this new offer really better than what was available before? The post Increased Alaska Airlines 30K Bonus Arrives: Is It the Best Offer to Apply For? appeared first on Miles to Memories.
Street Style is an ongoing series shot by Highsnobiety. See more here. Coinciding with the 2016 Champions League Final, and the launch of Nike Football’s new Mercurial boot, we met up with a couple of Nike Football’s top designers at the Nike Science of Speed hub installation in Milan. Constructed for speed. The new #Mercurial […]
My Delta Million Miler flight – The planning & start of the run to Japan My Delta Million Miler flight – TSA at Chicago O’Hare ORD Airport My Delta Million Miler flight – Delta 777 Delta One Business class review to Japan NRT NaritaShow More Summary
All Nippon Airways (ANA) is a member of the Star Alliance. You can use Mileage Club miles to redeem miles for travel on itself and 34 international partners. The vast majority of those carriers — all Star Alliance members, as well as the non-alliance partner Garuda Indonesia — can be found on ANA’s website. Show More Summary
Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton has jumped into the dispute over whether Norwegian Air International is competing fairly against its U.S.-based rivals — and she is taking a position critical of the Obama administration. Norwegian Air, a subsidiary of Norway-based Norwegian...
The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn't have time to write about in length. Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others. Show More Summary
One of the hottest topics in the world of customer service and the customer experience is self-service. Some might think companies are taking the easy way out by creating self-service solutions that allow them to reduce their overhead by employing fewer support center employees. That couldn’t be further from reality. [...]
For months, a three-bedroom, almost 2,000-square-foot home in Country Club Park sat on the market. “It’s a 1920s home remodeled for the ’60s. Spatially, it wasn’t designed for today’s home buyers,” said developer Robert Jayne of RJC Design + Build. The screened-in sitting porch was an immediate...
Women in California who don’t want to wait to get birth control prescriptions from their doctors can now purchase their pills, patches, rings and shots directly from pharmacists. The new program, which began earlier this month, has been widely hailed as a victory for women’s reproductive rights...
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