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British Airways is reportedly selling lounge artwork for cash, and some pieces are valued at more than a $1 million

British Airways is reportedly selling lounge artwork for cash, and some pieces are valued at more than a $1 million

A British Airways airport lounge. Nick Morrish/British Airways British Airways is considering selling its artwork to raise funds, the Evening Standard reported, as the coronavirus…Read More »

A British Airways airport lounge. Nick Morrish/British Airways British Airways is considering selling its artwork to raise funds, the Evening Standard reported, as the coronavirus pandemic continues to plague recovery efforts.One piece is reportedly valued at over $1.25 million, according to the Evening Standard.The UK airline has over 30 lounges in its network, typically found…

Poles in UK fear Brexit and Covid may end ‘British Dream’ hopes

Poles in UK fear Brexit and Covid may end ‘British Dream’ hopes

When Kinga Piotrowska-Burnat came to the UK from Poland eight years ago she dreamed of a better life. But struggling to make ends meet, she's…Read More »

When Kinga Piotrowska-Burnat came to the UK from Poland eight years ago she dreamed of a better life. But struggling to make ends meet, she's now thinking of returning.Kinga has applied to stay in the UK under the EU Settlement Scheme. Even so, she is still thinking of leaving and, according to the LikeU charity…

Pakistan finds ‘human error’ in deadly Karachi plane crash

Pakistan finds ‘human error’ in deadly Karachi plane crash

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s aviation minister said Wednesday that “human error” on the part of the pilot, the co-pilot and air traffic control caused last month’s…Read More »

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s aviation minister said Wednesday that “human error” on the part of the pilot, the co-pilot and air traffic control caused last month’s Pakistan International Airlines crash in the port city of Karachi that killed 97 people.The announcement shed new light on the tragedy after Pakistani investigators earlier said only that the crash…

Taylor Swift calls on Tennessee lawmakers to remove ‘racist’ monuments: ‘It makes me sick’

Taylor Swift calls on Tennessee lawmakers to remove ‘racist’ monuments: ‘It makes me sick’

CLOSE Taylor Swift is once again showing generosity to her fans as she's sending some of them affected by the coronavirus pandemic $3,000. USA TODAYTaylor…Read More »

CLOSE Taylor Swift is once again showing generosity to her fans as she's sending some of them affected by the coronavirus pandemic $3,000. USA TODAYTaylor Swift is calling on Tennessee lawmakers to remove all "racist" monuments. The pop star, 30, made an impassioned plea to Capitol Commission and the Tennessee Historical Commission on social media Friday to stop honoring…

IS claims bombing attack on a TV station bus that killed 2

IS claims bombing attack on a TV station bus that killed 2

At critical junctures, state leaders undermined faith in data and misled the public about the severity of the crisis, according to officials monitoring Arizona’s response.…Read More »

At critical junctures, state leaders undermined faith in data and misled the public about the severity of the crisis, according to officials monitoring Arizona’s response. By Jeremy Duda, Isaac Stanley-Becker and Chelsea Janes7 hours ago Doctors wearing protective gear enter the red zone at the intensive care unit at the 14 Military Hospital in Monrovia,…

Advertising is moving further toward digital every day. This training can get you ready

Advertising is moving further toward digital every day. This training can get you ready

TLDR: With The Digital Advertising and Marketing 101 Certification Bundle, an industry veteran explains digital marketing and everything you need to know to find success.…Read More »

TLDR: With The Digital Advertising and Marketing 101 Certification Bundle, an industry veteran explains digital marketing and everything you need to know to find success. Digital advertising is no longer just an adjunct to a more traditional broadcast or print campaign. In fact, even the biggest names in international finance can see the writing on…

A Plane Packed With Hundreds Of Dogs Landed In Canada. On Board Were 38 Dead Puppies

A Plane Packed With Hundreds Of Dogs Landed In Canada. On Board Were 38 Dead Puppies

The Ukrainian International Airlines plane arrived in Toronto after what is usually a routine 10-hour flight. It was a typical commercial aircraft, but airport workers…Read More »

The Ukrainian International Airlines plane arrived in Toronto after what is usually a routine 10-hour flight. It was a typical commercial aircraft, but airport workers found a shocking scene on board.Inside were 500 crated puppies, according to Canadian authorities. Many were dehydrated, weak and vomiting. Thirty-eight of them were dead in their crates.The gruesome discovery…

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Reuters Here's what you need to know before markets open. 1. The Bank of England announced £100 billion ($125 billion) in new monetary stimulus as…Read More »

Reuters Here's what you need to know before markets open. 1. The Bank of England announced £100 billion ($125 billion) in new monetary stimulus as the UK fights the coronavirus. The central bank said it voted unanimously to maintain its bank rate at 0.1% at its monetary policy meeting held on Wednesday. 2. Legendary investor…

Bus strikes roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan; 9 killed

Bus strikes roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan; 9 killed

Arizona, Texas and Florida — states that reopened early and now see runaway infection rates — probably will bury more dead in July, if experts…Read More »

Arizona, Texas and Florida — states that reopened early and now see runaway infection rates — probably will bury more dead in July, if experts are right. By Lenny Bernstein, Rachel Weiner and Joel Achenbach6 hours ago Jayson Lyons, right, argues with Aakash Rami, left, last week about the death of Robert Fuller, whose body…

Two Black transgender women were killed last week. Thousands showed up to protest

Two Black transgender women were killed last week. Thousands showed up to protest

CLOSERiah Milton was 25 and a joyful person, her sister says.Dominique "Rem'mie" Fells, 27, was always smiling.Both were found dead last week – their deaths…Read More »

CLOSERiah Milton was 25 and a joyful person, her sister says.Dominique "Rem'mie" Fells, 27, was always smiling.Both were found dead last week – their deaths the latest in what advocacy groups have called an epidemic facing transgender people, especially Black trans women. Calls for attention to their lives on social media in recent days quickly grew into…