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Delta cracks down on service animals allowed on board

Delta Air Lines is tightening the leash on service and emotional support animals, requiring human passengers to hand over more information about their pets before everyone gets cozy in coach. Reports of animals urinating and defecating or biting have spiked some 84 percent in the last few years, forcing Delta to get tougher on some of the roughly 250,000 service or support animals that travel on its planes every year, the airline said Friday. The solution: extreme vetting. “Customers have attempted to fly with comfort turkeys, gliding possums known as…

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Airline wants to know more about your ‘comfort turkey’

Delta Air Lines is tightening the leash on service and emotional support animals, requiring human passengers to hand over more information about their pets before everyone gets cozy in coach. Reports of animals urinating and defecating or biting have spiked some 84 percent in the last few years, forcing Delta to get tougher on some of the roughly 250,000 service or support animals that travel on its planes every year, the airline said Friday. The solution: extreme vetting. “Customers have attempted to fly with comfort turkeys, gliding possums known as…

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Entertainment 

Avengers Captain Marvel: Brie Larson FIRST LOOK in fighter jet

The actress was pictured at the Nevada military base and excited soldiers wasted no time posting pictures online. One of the soldiers, Eric Zupanc (aka Sgt Awesome) posted the breaking news on his Instagram as he posed with the star. He wrote: “Got the opportunity to meet Actress Brie Larson. She was on Nellis doing some work for her movie Captain Marvel.”  The images have spread like wildfire across social media as anticipation starts to build for Marvel’s first female-fronted superhero movie. Larson was shown interacting with personnel around the…

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Technology 

Here’s what the final 20 cities offered Amazon for HQ2 – CNET

Amazon’s headquarters are in Seattle. It’s searching for a place to put a second headquarters.  Ben Fox Rubin/CNET Amazon has whittled down 238 applicants to 20 finalists across North America for its second headquarters. During the bidding process, which began in early September last year, cities across the continent made a mad dash to entice Amazon to come to town, some with bizarre acts of grandeur. Tucson, Arizona, sent a giant cactus to Amazon, while the mayor of Kansas City, Missouri, said he bought 1,000 items on Amazon.com and left…

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Avengers Infinity War: THIS rumoured character CONFIRMED by Chris Hemsworth

There have been some notable instances recently of TV hosts accidentally (or not) slipping major spoilers into interviews. Hemsworth was notably annoyed when an Australian chat show host repeatedly mentioned that Hela was Thor’s aunt in Thor Ragnarok – a connection that was not previously known. UK breakfastt host Holly Willoughby probably revealed the biggest spoiler of the year on ITV’s This Morning when she causally mentioned that Yoda was appearing in The Last Jedi during a pre-movie interview with John Bodega. Fallon doesn’t seem likely to be trying to…

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Amazon HQ2 list is officially down to these 20 cities – CNET

Amazon Amazon is one step closer to planting a flag for its second headquarters. The world’s largest online retailer announced the final 20 selections Thursday for its HQ2. The list was whittled down from the submitted proposals from 238 communities in the US, Canada and Mexico.  Atlanta  Austin, Texas  Boston Chicago Columbus, Ohio Dallas Denver Indianapolis Los Angeles Miami Montgomery County, Maryland Nashville, Tennessee Newark, New Jersey  New York City Northern Virginia Philadelphia Pittsburgh Raleigh, North Carolina Toronto Washington D.C. Amazon, currently headquartered in Seattle, began its search for a…

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Winter storm kills at least eight as it paralyzes the South

At least eight people have been killed by icy weather paralyzing the South, which crippled transportation and left tens of thousands of customers without power, authorities and meteorologists said Wednesday. Almost 1,700 arrivals and departures were canceled or delayed by late Wednesday afternoon at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta, which recorded 2.3 inches of snow Tuesday night and Wednesday. Hundreds of other delays and cancellations were reported at airports in New Orleans, Houston, Charlotte, North Carolina, and Raleigh, North Carolina. The governors of Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana and North Carolina all…

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Avengers Infinity War: Huge Captain America theory CONFIRMED by Chris Evans

Just months to go until Avengers 3 finally hits cinemas worldwide. It’s setto be teh biggest movie of 2018 and fans are bracing themselves for some hugely-anticipated shocks. The movie is bringing Marvel’s Phase 3 to an epic close, but this also means there will be some major changes and some painful losses.  One of the main theories has surrounded the fate of Captain America and his alter-ego Steve Rogers. Evans has played the Cap since 2011 but the star’s is only contacted until Avengers 4. He had already made…

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Science 

Martin Luther King Jr.’s Children on President Trump: ‘Work on This Man’s Heart’

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the activist’s children spoke out about President Trump’s policies and recent comments More Martin Luther King Jr.’s children and the pastor of an Atlanta church where he preached decried disparaging remarks President Donald Trump is said to have made about African countries, while protests between Haitian immigrants and Trump supporters broke out near the president’s Florida resort Monday, the official federal holiday honoring King. At gatherings across the nation, activists, residents and teachers honored the late civil rights leader on what would have been…

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MLK Day marked by Trump criticism, pledges to fight racism

ATLANTA — Martin Luther King Jr.’s children and the pastor of an Atlanta church where he once preached decried disparaging remarks President Donald Trump is said to have made about African countries, while protests between Haitian immigrants and Trump supporters broke out near the president’s Florida resort Monday, the official federal holiday honoring King. At gatherings across the nation, activists, residents and teachers honored the late civil rights leader on what would have been his 89th birthday and ahead of the 50th anniversary of his assassination in Memphis, Tennessee. Trump…

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