Daily Archives: December 1, 2018

Sky Harbor passenger numbers up ahead of busy holiday travel season

In a positive sign with the holiday travel and tourism seasons approaching, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport saw passenger numbers increase in October compared with the same month in 2017, according to data released Friday by the city of Phoeni...

By | 2018-12-01T18:00:00+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

The grand benefactor: How Jerry Colangelo steered a renaissance at Grand Canyon University

The well-known Arizona professional sports team executive made it his mission to drive growth at the private Christian college in west Phoenix. In just a few short years the results are obvious, from sports facilities to academic achievement, and more ...

By | 2018-12-01T17:22:31+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Providence to keep emergency services open into the new year

Providence Health System's closure — or at least part of it — has been pushed back. The Northeast D.C. hospital, which had planned to shut down its emergency room walk-in service Dec. 5 and all acute-care services by Dec. 14, will continue to operate ...

By | 2018-12-01T17:05:23+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Under Armour “parts ways” with Kareem Hunt after TMZ video goes viral

Under Armour Inc. has "parted ways" with Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt, who was released by the team late Friday evening after TMZ released a video earlier in the day showing him shoving and kicking a woman. Hunt, 23, was in his second y...

By | 2018-12-01T16:04:23+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Readers name The Chive winner of Austin’s Coolest Offices contest

Readers have spoken: The Chive is the ultimate winner in our first ever Coolest Offices contest. The headquarters office of the digital media company — Chive Media Group is the parent organization — received about 64 percent of more than 9,000 votes c...

By | 2018-12-01T15:37:29+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Competitive apprenticeship program helps supply Portland’s growth needs

Portland is home to one of the oldest electrician apprenticeship programs in the United States. While the national standard for electrician apprentices was established in 1941, the Portland program was established 12 years earlier in 1929. This was not...

By | 2018-12-01T08:00:00+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Elton John powers through one of ‘hardest’ shows ever at State Farm Arena (Photos)

Elton John said that of the more than 4,000 shows he's performed during his career, the one Friday night in Atlanta was one of the "hardest" he's ever done. But the difficulty had nothing to do with the emotion of saying goodbye to his musical career a...

By | 2018-12-01T05:10:04+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Boeing had a trio of key 737 Max jetliner deliveries this week

Boeing delivered a colorful pair of 737 Max jets to island airlines on opposite sides of the world this week, capping it with a handoff the 2,000th jet made for a Chinese customer. The three deliveries highlights the growing need among airlines for mo...

By | 2018-12-01T01:41:36+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Air New Zealand makes longest nonstop commercial flight in O’Hare history

Air New Zealand will make history Friday night when Flight 27 departs Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport at 7:10 p.m. local time bound nonstop for Auckland, New Zealand more than 8,200 miles and 16 hours away. The new route will instantly become t...

By | 2018-12-01T00:18:42+00:00 December 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|