“No matter what the headlines have been, no matter how the market’s turned, we always tend to find bookings rebounding fastest, soonest and greatest in those markets,” said Vasu Raja, American’s chief revenue officer.United said it expected to be able to make money even with corporate and long-haul international travel down 35 percent. (Both are currently down about 80 … [Read more...] about Once Crippled by the Pandemic, Airlines See a Fast Recovery Coming
As fear for their industry turned to a stunned optimism last year, publishers started to rethink almost everything they had once took for granted, from how to cultivate new literary talent to the ways that they market and sell books. Live literary events like book signings and author appearances have been replaced, as with so many things, by Zoom. BookExpo, the largest … [Read more...] about What Snoop Dogg’s Success Says About the Book Industry
Washington’s robust spending in response to the coronavirus crisis is helping to pull the United States out of its sharpest economic slump in decades, funneling trillions of dollars to Americans’ checking accounts and to businesses.Now, the rest of the world is expected to benefit, too.Global forecasters are predicting that the United States and its record-setting stimulus … [Read more...] about America’s Record-Setting Stimulus Could Power a Rebound in Other Countries
Most adults who bet on sports do so without major negative consequences. But about 1 percent of American adults have a gambling disorder, in which the core symptom is continuing to gamble despite harmful consequences, said Dr. Fong, who is a director of the Gambling Studies Program at U.C.L.A. A vast majority of those with a serious gambling problem never seek or gain access to … [Read more...] about It’s Easy (and Legal) to Bet on Sports. Do Young Adults Know the Risks?
The chemotherapy has difficult side effects, and the radiation causes a burning sensation that makes it difficult to swallow. “Food won’t go down,” Ms. Mordecai said. “You just feel rotten.”The next step is major surgery. A doctor takes out most of the patient’s esophagus, the tract leading from the mouth to the stomach, and then grabs the stomach and pulls it up, attaching it … [Read more...] about A ‘Game Changer’ for Patients With Esophageal Cancer