JetBlue Heads for the Worst Year of Flight Delays Since 2007

JetBlue Airways Corp. has little to show for its efforts to improve on-time performance. This year through October, the airline’s on-time arrival rate of 70 percent trails the industry average of 79 percent, according to the U.S. Transportation Department. That puts the carrier on track for its worst showing since

Ripple is now the second largest cryptocurrency, behind Bitcoin

Image: Wit Olszewski/shutterstock After a period of tremendous growth, the banking-oriented cryptocurrency Ripple has overtaken Ethereum and is currently the second largest coin in terms of market cap behind Bitcoin.  Ripple’s price rose 42.7 percent in the last 24 hours alone according to CoinMarketCap, with its market cap surging to

9 Ways Children Of Narcissistic Parents Love Differently

Thought.is 1. We trust too easily and we don’t trust enough. The children of narcissists are taught that they live in a frightening world – one where love is rarely unconditional. In the early stages of healing, the sight of healthy love and affection always looks slightly suspect to us.

Arizona Can’t Ban Mexican-American Studies Anymore, Judge Says

A federal judge on Wednesday put the final nail in the coffin of Arizona’s Republican-backed law banning Mexican-American studies classes in Tucson public schools.   The final judgment issued by Senior Judge A. Wallace Tashima after a two-week bench trial last summer caps a seven-year legal battle over conservative attempts to

Apple apologizes for not telling customers iPhones with older batteries would slow over time

Apple has today posted a letter on its website and a technical article in its Knowledge Base apologizing for not being more transparent about how it handles performance on iPhones with older batteries. Last week, Apple issued a statement that made it clear that changes it made a year ago

Bitcoin Dips Below $14,000 as South Korea Eyes Fresh Regulations

Bitcoin resumed its slide Thursday, dipping below $14,000 as the cryptocurrency’s dizzying drop from a record set 10 days ago intensified. The latest blow to the world’s biggest cryptocurrency came from South Korea, where the government said it was eyeing options for stamping out a What the World’s Central Banks Are

Box Truck Blocks Media’s View Of Trump Getting ‘Back To Work’ (a.k.a. Playing Golf)

While the Secret Service denied that the truck was intentionally placed to obstruct views of Trump, CNN’s Dan Merica pointed out the significance of the vehicle’s placement. Trump’s latest outing marked the 87th time he has visited one of his golf properties since taking office. It was also his 112th day staying

Melania Trump Orders Large Portion Of Historic White House Tree Removed Due To Decay

President Andrew Jackson added the southern magnolia tree to the White House grounds in honor of his late wife. But the tree has decayed to a point where it can no longer be safely preserved, CNN reports. “[Melania Trump] trusted that every effort had been made to preserve the historic tree,

Alabama judge denies Roy Moore’s complaint

(CNN)An Alabama judge denied an election complaint from Roy Moore on Thursday, moments before the state was due to certify the victory of Democrat Doug Jones. Alabama Circuit Judge Johnny Hardwick denied Moore’s attempt to halt the certification of the results from the special election held on December 12 for

After 60 years of friendship, they learned they’re biological brothers

(CNN)Seventy-four-year-old Walter Macfarlane and 72-year-old Alan Robinson have been friends for more than 60 years. Born in Honolulu, they first met in elementary school, played high school football together and joke they could have married the same girl. They sent their children to the same schools they attended and vacationed

Steve Bannon cuts ties with far-right candidate trying to unseat Paul Ryan

Source confirms appearance on far-right podcast was decisive, while Paul Nehlen has also attracted criticism for series of controversial tweets Paul Nehlen, the far-right activist who is challenging House speaker Paul Ryan for his congressional seat, will not get the backing of Fash the Nation, earlier this month. Bannon had