Every few days, I tweet out another installment of my “airline you’ve (probably) never heard of before” series. For many of you reading this, Thomas Cook Airlines probably fits that description. Thomas Cook is not a new airline, or really even that small. Show More Summary
Taylor’s Maid Rite in Marshalltown, IA had a real friend in Thomas James “Tom” Vilsack, 40th Governor of Iowa. He gave them a waiver from state food safety laws to allow a 1920s-style cooking vessel risking cross contamination in the production of loose meat sandwiches. There’s no record of anyone being sickened or killed by... Continue Reading
Yesterday it was physical lines as people 'queued' for hours to exchange their pounds sterling for anything else. Today it is online transactions as The FT reports UK-based travel group Thomas Cook has suspended its online currency purchases...Show More Summary
If you are still looking for some inspiration for a great summer vacation spot this year, we might have found something for you. Casa Cook is a brand new hotel brand by travel company Thomas Cook and they just opened its first location o the island of Rhodes, Greece. For us they ticked all the […]
Thomas Cook India, Indian integrated travel and travel related financial services company, has announced a strategic partnership with Vista Rooms, one of the
John Graunt's observation, "if there be but a certain proportion of work to be done," was directly challenged by Thomas Cooke in Work-houses the best Charity: "A SERMON, Preacht at the Cathedral Church of Worcester, February 2d 1702."Cooke's...Show More Summary
Shares in the UK-based travel agent Thomas Cook are absolutely tanking after it delivered a terrible outlook for the year. The stock price dropped by 18% within the first hour of trading on the FTSE100 — hitting a 3-year low — afterShow More Summary
Aside from asking everyone to BYOM (bring your own meal) it can be daunting to cook for a group who are all eating differently. Anna Thomas makes it easy...
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....