Pilots picket as airline unions leverage summer travel woes

Pilots picket as airline unions leverage summer travel woes

DALLAS (AP) — Hundreds of uniformed Southwest Airlines pilots stood in perfect lines in the scorching Texas sun at Dallas Love Field on Tuesday, holding signs that blamed Southwest management for delays and cancellations that have upset passengers. Every once in a while, a motorist would honk or yell encouragement. Most passengers made a beeline … Read more

Drinking one glass of wine each night with your dinner is ‘safer than having seven on a Saturday’

US experts, who studied more than 1,000 Americans aged 30 and older, found that those who have five or more drinks at once rather than one per day are five times more likely to suffer multiple health problems

One glass of wine every night with dinner is safer than binge-drinking on a Saturday and going teetotal for rest of week, study claims US experts studied drinking habits of 1,000 Americans aged 30 and older Those having five or more drinks at once more likely to suffer alcohol problems Meanwhile, those who had one … Read more

Matthew McConaughey launches Uvalde Relief Fund after visiting his hometown

Dazed and Confused actor Matthew McConaughey and his wife, Camila, have launched a fundraiser to support the families and friends of the 19 children and two teachers who were shot and killed in Uvalde, Texas last week

Matthew McConaughey and his wife have launched a fundraiser to support the families and friends of the 19 children and two teachers who were shot and killed at an elementary school last week. McConaughey, 52, was born and raised in Uvalde, Texas and his mother, Kay, was a teacher at St. Philip’s Episcopal School just … Read more

Rates of esophageal cancer among middle-aged Americans doubled over a five-year period

Rates of esophageal cancer among middle aged Americans nearly doubled from 2012 to 2017, researchers found, though they stayed the same in older and younger age groups

Rates of esophageal cancer among middle aged Americans have rocketed in what one expert calls an ‘alarming’ finding. An abstract published last month for the Digestive Disease Week 2022 conference in Bethesda, Maryland, shows that rates of esophageal cancer among Americans aged 45 to 64 nearly doubling during the period from 2012 to 2017. Researchers … Read more

Rates of esophageal cancer among middle-aged Americans doubled over a five-year period

Rates of esophageal cancer among middle aged Americans nearly doubled from 2012 to 2017, researchers found, though they stayed the same in older and younger age groups

Rates of esophageal cancer among middle aged Americans have rocketed in what one expert calls an ‘alarming’ finding. An abstract published last month for the Digestive Disease Week 2022 conference in Bethesda, Maryland, shows that rates of esophageal cancer among Americans aged 45 to 64 nearly doubling during the period from 2012 to 2017. Researchers … Read more

Harry Styles pledges to donate $1million in partnership with Everytown after Texas school shooting

Amerie Jo Garza (right)

Amerie Jo Garza, 10 Amerie Jo Garza (right) Amerie Jo Garza, a fourth grader at Robb Elementary, was one of 19 students confirmed to be killed Tuesday morning by Ramos, who cops say was carrying a handgun and an AR-15 during the attack that also killed two teachers in the classroom. Her grandmother, Berlinda Irene Arreola, … Read more

Miami Heat and Boston Celtics pay tribute to Texas shooting victims

Miami Heat and Boston Celtics pay tribute to Texas shooting victims

CNN — As the United States reels from the mass shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, that killed 19 children and two teachers, its sports leagues reacted by offering condolences to the victims’ families and calling for stricter gun legislation. While sport continued, each game seemed diminished by the magnitude of Tuesday’s tragedy. … Read more

Kylie Jenner’s beau Travis Scott donates $1 MILLION to college students

Autopsies revealed all 10 Astroworld victims died of 'compression asphyxia' - (clockwise) Madison Dubiski, 23;  John Hilgert, 14;  Bharti Shahani, 22;  Axel Acosta, 21;  Brianna Rodriguez, 16;  Mirza Baig, 27;  Franco Patino, 21;  Jacob Jurinek, 21;  Rodolfo Angel Pena, 23;  and Ezra Blount, 9

Travis Scott’s deadly Astroworld Festival concert claimed the lives of ten people on November 5, 2021, after they died from accidental compressive asphyxiation due to a crowd crush. The event was held at NRG Park in Houston, Texas and was the first night of the annual festival founded by Scott in 2018. Eight people passed … Read more

Scorching Hot Temperatures Threatens Texas’ Power Grid, Again

Scorching Hot Temperatures Threatens Texas' Power Grid, Again

It’s been a record hot May in parts of Texas, and the state is in for more of the same this week. On Friday, because of the heat, six power plants in Texas went offline, taking 2,900 Megawatts off the grid, according to the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT). Texans were asked to curb … Read more