Month: July 2022

Qantas travelers faced massive delays due to an IT glitch at Melbourne airport

Sydney and Melbourne domestic airports are facing a nightmare morning of cancellations, with dozens of flights scrapped from timetables. 21 flights were canceled in Sydney across the Qantas, Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Rex networks. Virgin dumped 10 flights, Qantas nixed eight, with two pulled from Jetstar and one from Rex. Melbourne Airport faced similar struggles, …

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Punk Coming off Six Day Acid Trip Suddenly Realizes He’s at Bat During Last Inning of Intramural Softball Game for Company He Doesn’t Work For

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — New Jersey-based punk, and massive acid enthusiast, Lionel “Tabby” Winnet is reportedly “confused but going with it” upon finding himself at bat during the ninth inning of an intramural softball game with the championship on the line, weirdly focused sources confirmed. “Man, I have no idea how I got here. The last …

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Minium: Sun Belt is the Best Place for ODU as College Athletics Enter Uncharted Waters

Story Links NEW ORLEANS – College athletics is changing at such a dizzying pace that it’s difficult to predict what will happen later this year, much less later this month. From the NIL to the transfer portal to the recent shocking conference realignment news, we are seeing unprecedented, transformative changes. But one thing was crystal …

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How to book a flight that (likely) won’t get canceled

Flight delays and cancellations are uncomfortably frequent right now. In fact, the on-time arrivals rate thus far in 2022 among US airports hasn’t been this low since 2014, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics. For the period between January and April 2022, just 76% of nonstop, domestic flights arrived on time, according to the …

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After Roe, legal fights loom over abortion pills and out-of-state travel

Comment on this story Comment The Supreme Court’s three liberal justices, in denouncing their colleagues’ decision to eliminate the nationwide right to abortion, warned last month that returning this polarizing issue to the states would give rise to greater controversy in the months and years to come. Among the looming disputes, they noted: Can states …

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Alberta basketball teams’ flights canceled just hours before east coast trip – Calgary

Two Alberta basketball teams bound for the east coast to play in a national tournament in Quebec, suddenly had their WestJet flights canceled just hours before takeoff. Both the women’s U15 and U17 teams were booked on Toronto-bound flights from the Calgary International Airport at 7 am on Sunday, then heading to Sherbrooke, QC. However, …

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Desperate To Take That Trip? Here’s How To Max Out on Your ‘Revenge’ Travel.

Kia Opinion revenge traveling to the fullest. Photo: Courtesy of Kia Opinion Have the last two years of lockdowns given you a bad case of the travel bug? Well, you’re not alone. People are ready to get sweet, sweet vengeance. “Revenge travel” is a buzzword that refers to the travel fever following years of being …

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Frustration mounts for Logan Webb, Giants on winless trip: ‘Everything needs to change’

PHOENIX — Gabe Kapler attended his morning briefing with reporters in street clothes and a black 49ers hat. “It’s one of my favorite hats,” he said. Kapler isn’t the only Bay Area sports fan excited for football season. You didn’t need to be downwind of the Giants on their road trip to Dodger Stadium and …

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Flying July 4th weekend? Brace for ‘operational challenges’

(CNN) — Travel for the July 4 holiday weekend is revving up, and things are already getting messy. More than 550 flights in the United States had been canceled by 8:40 pm ET Friday, with almost 6,500 delays, according to flight tracking site FlightAware. This weekend could be the biggest air travel weekend for the …

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