The Call-In: Answering Your Air Travel Questions – NPR

LULU GARCIA-NAVARRO, HOST: And this is The Call-In. Today we’re talking about the airline industry. None of us can quite forget the viral video of the passenger who was forcibly removed from that overbooked United flight. That episode and other recent incidents have tapped into something of a collective outrage over flying. So we wanted […]

Tim Hortons CEO brushes aside skepticism ahead of ambitious UK expansion – CBC.ca

Tim Hortons CEO brushes aside skepticism ahead of ambitious UK expansion – CBC.ca

The CEO of the parent company of Tim Hortons is brushing off skepticism that the British will embrace its double-doubles and Timbits as it readies to open its first location in the United Kingdom next month. The coffee-and-doughnut chain may be a national institution in Canada, but in the country synonymous with tea time, it […]

Afghanistan: IS head killed in raid – President Ghani

Afghanistan: IS head killed in raid – President Ghani

Image copyright AFP Image caption Afghan forces – backed by the US – have recently carried out a series of operations against IS militants The head of so-called Islamic State (IS) in Afghanistan, Abdul Hasib, has been killed, President Ashraf Ghani’s office has said. It said he died 10 days ago in an operation led […]

Netflix renews ’13 Reasons Why’ for second season – New York Daily News

Netflix renews ’13 Reasons Why’ for second season – New York Daily News

The Netflix series “13 Reasons Why” has officially been picked up for a second season following its controversial debut. Executive producer Selena Gomez announced the news on Instagram Sunday, sharing an eerie teaser with her 119 million followers. “Their story isn’t over. Season 2 of #13ReasonsWhy is coming,” she wrote. Their story […]

Nicki Minaj tweets that she’ll pay Ball State student’s college tuition – Indianapolis Star

Nicki Minaj speaks at Shining a Light: A Concert for Progress on Race in America at the Shrine Auditorium on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)(Photo: Rich Fury/Invision/AP) Nicki Minaj wears multiple hats. Rapper. Singer. Actor. Fashion designer. Model. Funding source for high-performing college students? Well, if her Twitter feed […]

‘SNL’ mocks Kellyanne Conway for her lack of public appearances after multiple media controversies – Business Insider

‘SNL’ mocks Kellyanne Conway for her lack of public appearances after multiple media controversies – Business Insider

NBC/Saturday Night Live One of the highlights of this week’s ‘Saturday Night Live’ episode was a sketch mocking White House senior adviser Kellyanne Conway for her reclusiveness over the last few weeks. The sketch featured a number of SNL regulars and spoofed the 1990s children’s game show “Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?” It featured a […]