SkyWest cancels and delays thousands of flights

SkyWest, a regional airline that operates flights for several major US carriers, has canceled and delayed thousands of flights over the past two days.The airline explained that it experienced an “operational disruption” on Thursday, and that the cancellations and delays cascaded into Friday because it had to get “crew and aircraft into position.”According to aviation tracking site FlightAware, SkyWest canceled Thursday 26% of its schedule, or nearly 700 flights. … Continue reading SkyWest cancels and delays thousands of flights

‘MASTERCHEF JUNIOR’ BEN WATKINS DEAD AT 14

Ben Watkins, famous for competing in “MasterChef Junior,” is dead after a battle with cancer. Ben, who was undergoing treatment for an extremely rare form of cancer at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, died Monday … according to his family. He was diagnosed with a soft tissue tumor when he was only 13 years old, and the family says doctors told them Ben was 1 … Continue reading ‘MASTERCHEF JUNIOR’ BEN WATKINS DEAD AT 14

J.Lo Honors ‘Girls in All Ages and All Colors’ in Powerful People’s Choice Awards Speech

“I want them to know their dreams are limited only by their imagination and determination and their willingness to never give up.” Jennifer Lopez wants “girls of all ages and all colors” to know the sky is the limit. While being honored as the People’s Icon of 2020 during the People’s Choice Awards on Sunday night, J.Lo shared a powerful message directed at young women, urging … Continue reading J.Lo Honors ‘Girls in All Ages and All Colors’ in Powerful People’s Choice Awards Speech

Biden announces new White House staff picks

President-elect Joe Biden announced additional senior White House staff hires, tapping some of his longest-serving aides to serve alongside newer players in his orbit in key roles in the West Wing. Cedric Richmond, a Louisiana congressman and former chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus who served as Biden’s campaign co-chair, will lead the White House Office of Public Engagement. The post gives him broad reach … Continue reading Biden announces new White House staff picks

FBI: Hate Crimes in 2019 Reached Highest Level in Over a Decade

In news that should surprise absolutely no one, a FBI report on hate crimes found that more murders motivated by hate were recorded in 2019 than in any year before. via: Complex According to a press release put out on Monday by the FBI, reported hate crimes in America in 2019 reached the highest level they’ve been at since 2008. Data collected from participating law enforcement agencies pinned the … Continue reading FBI: Hate Crimes in 2019 Reached Highest Level in Over a Decade

Whoops: Green Bay Packers Rookie Kamal Martin Deletes Account After Tweeting Adult Film Link With Brandi Love and Cory Chase

Green Bay Packers rookie linebacker Kamal Martin got caught watching some adult content and deleted his Twitter account. He somehow posted a link to after he posted a link to an adult film clip, according to Outkick. Less than 20 minutes later, Kamal claimed that his account was hacked. He then simply deactivated his account. Blacked.com, huh? We see what you like, Kamal! Continue reading Whoops: Green Bay Packers Rookie Kamal Martin Deletes Account After Tweeting Adult Film Link With Brandi Love and Cory Chase

Horrifying: Gas Pipeline Explodes Along Highway in Mexico, At Least Six Dead [Video]

A gas pipeline blew up earlier this this week along a Mexican highway and at least six people were killed in the blast. via TMZ: It went down Monday in the Mexican city of Jala, right on the edge of a mountain bordering the Tepic-Guadalajara Highway between Chapalilla and Ixtlan del Rio. It’s unclear what set off the explosion, but it was big enough to stop … Continue reading Horrifying: Gas Pipeline Explodes Along Highway in Mexico, At Least Six Dead [Video]

Man Jumps to His Death From A-List Hollywood Tower During Apartment Viewing

The horrified realtor spent five minutes trying to talk him back inside. A person has died at one of Hollywood’s most exclusive home to the stars. The man was viewing a multi-million dollar apartment at the 31-story Sierra Towers in West Hollywood when he leaped to his death. A realtor was showing the property on one of the highest floors last Monday; when they turned … Continue reading Man Jumps to His Death From A-List Hollywood Tower During Apartment Viewing

Jupiter’s moon Europa glows in the dark, scientists say

The glow could help scientists determine if a subsurface ocean on Europa is a good place to look for life. NASA’s Europa Clipper will conduct detailed reconnaissance of Jupiter’s moon Europa and investigate whether the icy moon could harbor conditions suitable for life.NASANov. 9, 2020, 11:06 AM ESTBy Tom Metcalfe Intense radiation from the giant planet Jupiter causes the night side of its moon Europa to … Continue reading Jupiter’s moon Europa glows in the dark, scientists say