With the new flights, SIA’s total US frequency will increase to 53 per week by December. Singapore Airlines Singapore Airlines (SIA) is set to fly direct between Singapore and Los Angeles using the carrier’s new Airbus A350-900ULR (ultra-long-range) aircraft from this November. It will also increase existing daily non-stop Singapore-San Francisco services to 10 times per week. The news follows SIA’s announcement in May that it will operate the world’s longest direct commercial route with its non-stop Singapore-New York flights. Flight SQ38 from Singapore to Los Angeles is set to commence from November 2. The route will initially be served three times per week, before daily operations start from November 9 when an additional A350-900ULR aircraft enters service. From December 7, a further three services per week will be added as SQ36; lifting total non-stop flights between Singapore and Los Angeles to 10 times per week. Together with … [Read more...] about Singapore Airlines will fly non-stop to Los Angeles and increase frequency of direct San Franciso flights
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LOS ANGELES: Biotech billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong took over Monday as the new owner of the Los Angeles Times and immediately named respected journalist Norman Pearlstine as top editor. The changeover aims to reinvigorate what had been one of the leading US dailies until it fell on hard economic times in the digital era and saw a rise in newsroom unrest. "From today, our important work protecting and building on a rich history of independent journalism begins – with a sense of urgency and purpose," said a note to readers by Soon-Shiong, who agreed to pay US$500 million (RM1.9 billion) and assume US$90 million (RM359 million) in pension liabilities to acquire the daily from the newspaper group Tronc. The new owner's first move was to name as executive editor Pearlstine, 75, who has worked at The Wall Street Journal, Time Inc. magazines and Bloomberg News in a 50-year career. "Not only does he have amazing experience with the full knowledge of how a newsroom runs – but he's … [Read more...] about Biotech billionaire takes over at Los Angeles Times, new editor named
caption Kimberly Guilfoyle has been a cable TV host and legal analyst since 2004. source Invision Kimberly Guilfoyle, 49, has made a name for herself on Fox News. The former lawyer started appearing as a legal analyst in 2004, and has been a full-time host on the network since 2006. President Donald Trump is a fan, and considered her for the role as White House communications director. Before that, she was once first lady of San Francisco when her first husband was mayor. Frequently appearing on the Manhattan scene over the last decade, Guilfoyle is now rumored to be dating Donald Trump Jr. amid his public divorce from his wife, Vanessa Trump. Here is an inside look at the rise of Guilfoyle: Guilfoyle was born in San Francisco on March 9, 1969. Her father had a career in construction, and raised Guilfoyle and her brother as a single dad after her mom died of leukemia when she was 11. caption Kimberly Guilfoyle at the “Lucky Shops” Benefit. source STRMXA … [Read more...] about The life of Kimberly Guilfoyle: Meet the Fox News star, former prosecutor, and model who’s rumored to be dating Donald Trump Jr.
By Barry Wilner The Associated Press Tues., March 13, 2018 Drew Brees is staying put in the Big Easy. Case Keenum is headed to the Rocky Mountains. Kirk Cousins? No decision yet, his agent says. One day before the National Football League’s new year begins, deals are being struck across the nation. As usual, quarterbacks are in the spotlight, starting with Brees. The New Orleans Saints star has agreed to a two-year, $50 million (U.S.) extension, with $27 million guaranteed the first year, two people familiar with the contract told The Associated Press. They spoke on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the agreement has not been announced. Brees is 39 and wants to finish his career in New Orleans, where he has played since 2006, won a Super Bowl and led what has been one of the most productive offences in the NFL since he and coach Sean Payton arrived. Article Continued Below “I’ll be here as long as they’ll have me,” Brees said … [Read more...] about NFL quarterbacks in the news: Brees stays with Saints, Keenum off to Denver
By MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM The New York Times Mon., Feb. 19, 2018 Thanks to a relentless news cycle — and a dedicated fan in the Oval Office — Fox News has defied the downward trends in the television business, notching its highest-rated year in 2017 even as audiences dwindled for many networks. But the mass migration of viewers away from traditional cable and satellite packages is accelerating. And now Fox News is plotting a leap into the uncertain digital future that rivals like CNN have so far put off. On Tuesday, Fox News is set to announce Fox Nation, a stand-alone subscription service available without a cable package. The streaming service, expected to start by the end of the year, would focus primarily on right-leaning commentary, with original shows and cameos by popular personalities like Sean Hannity. It would not overlap with Fox News’s 24-hour cable broadcast — not even reruns — because of the channel’s contractual … [Read more...] about Fox News to announce stand-alone subscription service with opinion programming for superfans