The refugee camp babies of the displaced Rohingya

Conceived in their homeland Myanmar but born as a refugee in Bangladesh, many children were in their mothers’ womb as they made a tough journey to Bangladesh, to save their lives from alleged attacks by army and Buddhist mobs. BBC’s Neha Sharma and Shalu Yadav met one of the newborns in Kutupalong refugee camp. The […]

Three & Out: Takeaways from the Rams’ 41–39 Win Over the 49ers on Thursday Night Football – Sports Illustrated

Three quick thoughts from Rams 41, 49ers 39: 1. Just like we all predicted—ahem—49ers-Rams was the most entertaining primetime game so far this NFL season. Ratings have been sagging. Close games have been fewer and farther between. Scoring was down. And then, just as we were all settling in for another 13–9 Thursday Night Football […]

British media company launching family travel mag – New York Post

The British are coming — with a new family travel magazine. Ardent Media is launching familytraveller.com in the US on Sept. 25 to be followed by a 100,000-circulation print edition in January. CEO Andrew Dent, who founded the company four years ago in London, secured a combined $1.2 million in backing in 2015 from two […]

After months of challenges and controversy, Trump’s travel ban expires Sunday — and a new one may be coming – Los Angeles Times

Days before the expiration of President Trump’s much-contested travel ban, the White House is reviewing a security report that aides say could serve as the basis of a new, and perhaps broader, version. The classified report by the Department of Homeland Security, sent to the White House last week, is a study of the available […]

Inspector general reviewing requests to probe HHS Secretary Tom Price’s private jet travel – ABC News

Inspector general reviewing requests to probe HHS Secretary Tom Price’s private jet travel – ABC News

The inspector general’s office at the Department of Health and Human Services is reviewing requests to investigate the private jet travel of the agency’s chief, Tom Price, who reportedly chartered five flights last week, drawing widespread criticism from congressional Democrats. Price’s travel, first reported by Politico Wednesday, comprised trips to Maine, New Hampshire and Pennsylvania […]

DeVos travels the country on her private jet and foots the bill – Politico

DeVos travels the country on her private jet and foots the bill – Politico

“Secretary DeVos travels on personally-owned aircraft, accompanied by her security detail and whenever possible, additional support staff, at zero cost to U.S. taxpayers,” said spokeswoman Liz Hill. | AP Photo By CAITLIN EMMA 09/21/2017 01:06 PM EDT Education Secretary Betsy DeVos flies on her private jet for official business and pays all her own travel […]

Can Business Travel Ever Be Buttery Smooth? — Skift Corporate Travel Innovation Report – Skift

Can Business Travel Ever Be Buttery Smooth? — Skift Corporate Travel Innovation Report – Skift

The Skift Corporate Travel Innovation Report is our weekly newsletter focused on the future of corporate travel, the big fault lines of disruption for travel managers and buyers, the innovations emerging from the sector, and the changing business traveler habits that are upending how corporate travel is packaged, bought, and sold. Lola, the year-old booking app powered by […]

The Maze Escape: the biggest jailbreak in UK history – BBC News

The Maze Escape: the biggest jailbreak in UK history – BBC News

Media captionIRA inmates escaped from the prison Thirty-four years ago, a team of IRA inmates escaped from what was supposed to be the most secure prison in Europe. It was, and remains, the biggest jailbreak in UK history. Despite being on the wrong side of 60, Brendan Mead is still a physically intimidating man. Shaven […]

UK’s terror fight ‘puts unsustainable strain on police’ – BBC News

UK’s terror fight ‘puts unsustainable strain on police’ – BBC News

Image copyright EPA Image caption A response will “never be as good as preventing” attacks in the first place, Sara Thornton says The UK’s counter-terrorism effort is putting an unsustainable strain on policing, the head of the National Police Chiefs’ Council has said. Chief Constable Sara Thornton said resources were being diverted from mainstream policing […]

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