British Airways says some service returning after day of chaos – Gant Daily

Financial Times British Airways says some service returning after day of chaosGant DailyBritish Airways is planning to have a “near normal schedule” out of Gatwick airport Sunday after it was forced to cancel Saturday flights out of London's two biggest airports. A “major IT system failure” caused severe disruption to the airline's flight …British Airways: […]

Full Report to Board of District Judges: “Need for an Independent Audit Under Section 115.033 of the Texas Local Government Code”

Memorandum To:                 Honorable Board of Judges                         Honorable Brett Ligon, District Attorney From:           Eric Yollick, Private Citizen Re:                 Need for An Independent Audit Under Section 115.033 of the Texas Local Government Code Date:             December 2, 2016 – – – There are three primary reasons that the Montgomery County Grand Jury should order an independent audit […]

French designer shows off DIY robot in public for 1st time

ALISON MUTLER, Associated Press BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A French designer has shown his humanoid DIY robot to the public for the first time. The life-size plastic model responded to English-language commands Friday, picking up and dropping a small ball and swiveling its head to follow people. Designer Gael Langevin unveiled the robot at a […]

Booting Up: Face of Facebook returns – Boston Herald

Boston Herald Booting Up: Face of Facebook returnsBoston HeraldBACK TO SCHOOL: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, above, spoke during commencement exercises at Harvard University yesterday. Staff Photo by Nancy Lane. Credit: Nancy Lane. Facebook CEO and Harvard dropout Mark Zuckerberg is presented with …Mark Zuckerberg Thinks Rich People Should Give Everybody Free MoneyMoney MagazineMark Zuckerberg's Great American […]

China’s Downgrade Could Lead to a Mountain of Debt – Bloomberg

Bloomberg China's Downgrade Could Lead to a Mountain of DebtBloombergThe downgrade of China's debt by Moody's Investors Service may push Chinese companies to borrow even more money from domestic banks as overseas debt becomes more expensive, increasing risks for the nation's finance industry. With growing …World stocks slip on China downgrade, ahead of Fed minutesReutersChina's Ratings […]

Trump’s budget only works ‘if you believe in tooth fairies’ – Business Insider

Business Insider Trump's budget only works 'if you believe in tooth fairies'Business InsiderMoving past the headline numbers — $1.7 trillion in spending cuts, massive reduction in the long-term for social safety net programs, and increased defense spending — many economists and political analysts observed that the most striking part of the …Larry Summers: Trump's budget […]

Ford names James Hackett CEO as challenges mount – Reuters

Reuters Ford names James Hackett CEO as challenges mountReutersWASHINGTON/DEARBORN, Mich. Ford Motor Co (F.N) on Monday named James Hackett, who heads its unit developing self-driving cars, as chief executive officer, responding to investors' growing unease about the U.S. automaker's stock price and …As Profit Dwindles, Ford Is Said to Replace Its CEONew York TimesMeet Ford's new […]

8 riders rescued after coaster stops at Six Flags Over Texas – Washington Post

Washington Post 8 riders rescued after coaster stops at Six Flags Over TexasWashington PostARLINGTON, Texas — Emergency personnel have rescued eight people from a new roller coaster at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington after it stopped on an upper area of track. Officials say nobody was hurt. The last rider was safely removed before […]