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Dutch Police Arrest Teen Girl Over Twitter "Joke"
Police arrested a 14-year-old Dutch girl Monday after she tweeted a terror threat to American Airlines that catapulted her into social media fame overnight. Read more...
A union election at American Airlines has been blocked by a federal judge in Texas based on the idea that holding the election would damage the company's reputation. The logic of the ruling is ridiculous, at best, and it seems that this direct Read more...
April 24, 1998 - Yeltsin Gets His Way - McDougal Sits One Out - Firing Squads In Kigali.
April 24, 1998 - Yeltsin finally wins, gets Sergei Kiriyenko approved as new Prime Minister. First executions of convicted genocide perpetrators in Rwanda. Aid workers held hostage in Somalia released. Despite death of James Earl Ray, investigation of Martin Luther King assassination to continue. Merger talks and big promises from United Airlines and Delta Airlines. Labor disputes in Airline industry. Oj Simpson daughter Arnell busted on drunk driving in Los Angeles. Cost of Health Insurance premiums threaten to increase by double-digits. Read more...
Last year American Airlines filed for bankruptcy in an effort to cut jobs and pensions, while paying executives large bonuses. The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation and the Transport Workers Union recently concluded negotiations with Read more...
Flight attendant Gailen David is being investigated by American Airlines for allegedly violating the company's social media policy for creating a video that parodies a letter sent to employees regarding the company's recent filing for Read more...

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Occupy and related news round-up for Thursday, February 2, 2012... Read more...
AMR, the parent company for American Airlines filed for bankruptcy on Tuesday, despite a history of paying massive bonuses to top executives. Most talk about the filing has centered around the idea that it was done in order to bring down labor Read more...
This made me laugh, and I figured everyone could use a good laugh. Yeah, 9/11 really did change everything -- you can't even join the Mile High Club anymore! With security officials on edge for the tenth anniversary of 2001's World Trade Center Read more...