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Spirit Airlines, pilot union agree to extend restraining order

Spirit Airlines Inc. said on Thursday it had reached a deal with an airline pilots union to extend indefinitely a temporary restraining order issued by a U.S. court directing its pilots to return to work after a labor dispute. The budget carrier has canceled several flights over the past few days, following what it called “illegal work slowdown by its pilots”. On Monday, Spirit Airlines passengers brawled in a Florida airport after the carrier canceled flights due to the work slowdown. On Tuesday, a court issued a temporary restraining order…

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New York Times to Be Honored With i-3 Award at Mirror Awards Ceremony

The Newhouse School will honor The New York Times with the i-3 award for impact, innovation and influence at the 11th annual Mirror Awards ceremony June 13 in New York City. Follow on Twitter at #Mirrors17. Arthur O. Sulzberger Jr., chairman of The New York Times Co. and publisher of The New York Times, will accept the award. Dean Baquet, the paper’s executive editor, will present the award to Sulzberger. The New York Times Co. is a global media organization dedicated to enhancing society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news…

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CFAC Jazz and Wine 2017

Mark your calendars for a night of indulgence of SoulFunky sounds by trumpeter Lin Rountree. CFAC Jazz and Wine 2017 tickets are available now! Lin Rountree, aka The Soul-Trumpeter, is an accomplished recording artist, producer and live performer. With five solo projects, 12 Top 20 Billboard singles and numerous collaborations with top R&B/Contemporary Jazz artists, Rountree is poised to become one of the most renowned artists of his generation. CFAC Jazz and Wine 2017, with Lin Rountree and featuring Anomalous People, is April 28 at 6:30 p.m. at the Community…

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Whitman School Recognized by AACSB International for Leading the Way in Entrepreneurial Education

(AACSB), the world’s largest global education network, recognized the Martin J. Whitman School of Management (Whitman School), for its commitment to creating and incubating cutting-edge business innovations and fostering entrepreneurship in the next generation of business leaders. The Whitman School is one of 35 business schools around the globe to earn this distinction, and one of only 15 entrepreneurship programs. A total of 120 nominations were submitted by AACSB-accredited schools across 34 countries, all of which highlighted unique approaches to fostering and developing entrepreneurship in undergraduate and graduate students. The…

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Bonding Over Infrastructure

Updating aging roads, water and sewer lines is not only a challenge for engineers but also for those who have to develop budgets and policies for governments around the world. Practical solutions require understanding technical, political and social implications, and Professor Laura J. Steinberg wanted to develop a collaborative approach to infrastructure education. “Connect public works engineers to people and policy,” says Steinberg. Steinberg has developed two classes focusing on infrastructure management and policy. One is open to any undergraduate or graduate student on the Syracuse University campus; the other…

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Mysterious X-37B plane lands after secret two-year mission

The US has landed its experimental X-37B plane in Florida, bringing to an end a two-year mission that is a complete secret. The plane — which can fly itself and looks like a small space shuttle — landed over the weekend at Cape Canaveral, bring to an end a flight that began in May 2015. But the US Air Force didn’t reveal what it had been doing in the air or why it had come back down. Conspiracy theorists have suggested that the plane could be testing a new kind…

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Father Shot 3 Times Drives Boys To Safety As Masked Gunmen Try To Steal Their ATV: Cops

A brave dad is now recovering after his young sons and nephew told police masked gunmen opened fire on their vehicle in a Florida driveway over the weekend. The terrifying incident occurred late Saturday when the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office says two men pulled in behind a 39-year-old father as he parked his truck in a Deltona driveway with his two sons and nephew in the vehicle. Read: Chicago Police Release Body Cam Footage of Unarmed Teen Being Shot By Cops One of the boys, 14-year-old Jarvis Britt Jr., told…

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Uncovered: FBI observation photographs indicate fear pastor Anwar al-Awlaki the SAME DAY he talked at the Pentagon encouraging effort to Muslims after 9/11

Recently discharged photographs of fear pastor Anwar al-Awlaki demonstrate the jihadist under uncommon FBI reconnaissance on the extremely same day he went to the Pentagon to talk at a lunch meeting encouraging effort and compromise toward Muslims in the months after the 9/11 assaults. The photographs got by Fox News demonstrate that Awlaki was under close reconnaissance inside weeks of 9/11, bringing up issues regarding why he was later welcomed to talk at the Pentagon and permitted to travel openly all through the US. Awlaki went ahead to wind up…

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Publications, electronic property possessions raise Information Corp results

Information Corp (NWSA.O), proprietor of the Wall surface area Roadway Journal as well as HarperCollins, reported quarterly revenue in addition to an earnings simply over professionals’ arrangement estimate as its magazine posting as well as residential or commercial property business respond to diminishing print revenue. Full revenue for the 2nd quarter increased 2 percent to $2.28 billion, a little ahead of the estimate of $2.25 billion, inning conformity with Thomson Reuters I/B/E/ S. Information Corp’s profits is significantly based upon its paper holdings in the USA, Australia as well as…

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Information Corp’s modified revenue borders previous experts quotes

Information Corp (NWSA.O), the owner of Dow Jones Newswires as well as publication writer HarperCollins, submitted a modified incomes that bordered previous specialists’ estimate for the initial time in 3 quarters as the decline in advertisement sales in its information organisation was responded to by growth in its different other organisations. Shares of the media company were up 1.6 percent at $12.59 after the bell on Thursday as plutocrats looked past the Rupert Murdoch-controlled company uploading its 2nd straight quarterly profits, which was largely because of issues charges. The company’s…

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