Southwest Airlines expects the Delta variant to crimp demand.
Southwest Airlines no longer expects to turn a profit in the third quarter as a recent rise in coronavirus cases slows sales and drives an increase in cancellations. In a securities filing on Wednesday, the company forecast revenue for the three months that end in September to be down 15 to 20 percent compared with […]
Twenty killed in attacks on several villages in western Niger
Security situation in tri-border region of Niger, Burkina Faso and Mali has sharply deteriorated in recent years. At least 20 people have been killed in attacks by unidentified gunmen on several villages in western Niger, according to a local official. Ibrahim Tidjani Katchella, governor of the Tillaberi region, told national radio on Sunday that the […]
Helping to Shape the Words of the President-Elect: A Presidential Historian
WASHINGTON — Jon Meacham, the presidential historian and biographer best known for studying the lives of past presidents, has taken on a relatively unique role in a contemporary political moment: helping to write speeches for the next president. Mr. Meacham has had a hand in crafting many of Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s biggest rhetorical moments, […]