New carriers to Los Angeles International Airport are bringing routes to England, Iceland and European cities — mostly at budget prices. Thomas Cook Airlines plans to start operating nonstop service between L.A. and Manchester, England, on May 2. Manchester isn't the most convenient destination;...
A woman's suit against Thomas Cook Airlines led to victory in Austria.
Personal items Metra Police Officer Thomas Cook kept with him before he died were returned to his family Thursday after being held by authorities for nearly 10 years. One item, a calendar book, contained reminders of future plans and to-do lists. Cook never got to chance to check off one of those...
Thomas Cook says customers are delaying booking holidays, uncertain of making plans. ||| London - British holiday company Thomas Cook said customers were delaying booking holidays, uncertain of making plans as they see previously popular...Show More Summary
From the Daily Alta California, April 20, 1858: Thomas P. Lewis, master of the ship Adelaide, loading guano at Elide Island, off the coast of Lower California, was killed there on the 12th ult. by Wm. Williams, colored cook off that vessel. Three other vessels happened to be there at the time, and the officers […]
The United Kingdom’s Thomas Cook airline extended its flight cancellations to the Egyptian Red Sea resort town of Sharm el-Sheikh until October 31, the company said Tuesday.
Tourism company Thomas Cook reaps the benefits of British travellers’ determination to seek out sunnier climes. ||| London - Britons remain keen to splash the cash on holidays in sunnier climes, buoyed by a mix of rock-bottom interest rates, low inflation and cheap petrol, the boss of Thomas Cook claimed on Thursday. Show More Summary
In this episode of Downton Abbey, the Crawley family opens up their home to tourists, Mrs. Hughes silently plots how to murder Carson with her crappy cooking, Thomas cries in the dark, Mary has a romantic first kiss in the rain and no one who lives at Downton Abbey knows anything about Downton Abbey. Show More Summary
Rice Bar, a diminutive Filipino counter restaurant in downtown Los Angeles, is to a normal restaurant kind of like what tiny houses are to conventional houses. Seven neon yellow stools are jammed up to an L-shaped marble counter that takes up the majority of the 275-square foot space. Behind that...
Everyone has noticed the lack of complaints being raised about jail overcrowding? Cook County Sheriff Thomas Dart will be closing its oldest jail building on the South Side of Chicago while placing all female inmates in one renovated...Show More Summary
Hooking one single to backing vocals lifted from Sam Cooke, invoking Marvin Gaye on another, Thomas Rhett is a different kind of country star – at least different from the twang-metal cowboy he played on his debut album three years ago. Think of him as an R&B lover-man, unfurling songs...
A jury found Jemetric Nicholson guilty of first-degree murder Thursday in the 2006 slaying of a Metra police officer. Members of veteran Officer Thomas Cook's family, including his wife Pam, gasped when the guilty verdict was read aloud in Cook County Judge Frank Zelezinski's Markham courtroom....
Pete Wells: The kitchen could improve the bacon-wrapped cylinder of quail simply by not placing it on top of a dismal green pulp of cooked romaine lettuce, crunchy and mushy at once. Draining off the gluey, oily liquid would have helped a mushroom potpie from urning into a swampy mess. Show More Summary
It includes recipes from dozens of chefs. If you want to learn to cook like a chef, there's a new app for that. Noted cookbook author, Thomas Keller BFF, and controversial cooking advocate Michael Ruhlman is promoting a new app called Feast. Show More Summary
When you book your vacation through Thomas Cook, it'll be so good that you'll be dancing like a madman. That, at least, is the premise of a new ad by Albion London for the U.K. travel agency. The commercial opens on a quiet hotel pool, before a young hero makes his very loud entrance. Show More Summary
Matt Thomas and Hallice Cooke will be asked to step up for the Cyclones on the perimeter.
The third and final defendant in the 2010 killing of Chicago police Officer Thomas Wortham IV was sentenced Tuesday to mandatory life in prison plus 6 years for the attempted murder of his father. Cook County Judge Timothy Joyce imposed the sentence two months after a jury found Marcus Floyd legally...
We've written about Cook County Sheriff Thomas Dart and his desire to censor the internet for a few years now. Back in 2009, he sued Craigslist because he claimed it was "the single largest source of prostitution in the nation." As we...Show More Summary
In late October, I blogged about a weird case out of Chicago where the sheriff decided to crusade against online-commerce site Backpage.com (similar to Craigslist). The law wouldn’t allow Cook County Sheriff Thomas Dart to go after Backpage...Show More Summary
British tour operator Thomas Cook reports positive full-year earnings for the first time in five years. ||| London - Thomas Cook said full-year earnings were positive for the first time in five years as the UK tour operator boosted business from its home market. Show More Summary