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Delta says 90 more flight cancellations; others predict more

By early afternoon, Delta said it had canceled about 530 flights as i. The problems began at 5:05 a.m. ET on August 8 when Delta computer systems were affected by the Atlanta power outage , according to a post on a Delta news Website . In a statement , Georgia Power said the company experienced an "equipment failure" that caused the outage. Where available, customers are being provided hotel rooms and other accommodations if a cancellation requires an overnight stay.


Donald Trump tries to steady floundering campaign with economic plan

Donald Trump tries to steady floundering campaign with economic plan

Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, announced Monday evening she will not vote for Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. "I will not be voting for Donald Trump for president". "The only issue now is whether Donald Trump is going to show up to debate at the date, times, places and formats set by the commission a year ago through a bipartisan process".



William Hill rejects 'opportunistic' takeover offer from Rank Group and 888

The Proposal represents a premium of only 16% to the William Hill share price of 314 pence on 22 July 2016 and a premium of only 11% to the William Hill share price of 327 pence on 8 August 2016. William Hill investors would own 44.6 percent of the combined entity, which would have annual revenue of about 2.8 billion pounds. 888 and Rank said that they see "significant industrial logic in the combination, through consolidation of their complementary online and land-based operations, ...



Industry giant Vail Resorts buys Whistler-Blackomb

Earlier this year, Whistler Blackcomb announced what it calls its " Renaissance " project. The transaction gives Vail 100 percent ownership of Whistler Blackcomb's stock. The depth of Vail Resorts - with its industry-dominating Epic Pass, network of loyal, high-dollar ski vacationers and propensity to invest heavily in its resorts - will take Whistler Blackcomb to a higher level, Brownlie said.



GBP Reaches Record Low as BoE Shows Hawkish Side

Writing in The Times Monetary Policy Committee Ian McCafferty said: "If the economy proves to have turned down in line with the initial survey signals, I believe that more easing is likely to be required, but that can easily be delivered in coming months".



Congressman Scott Rigell resigns from Virginia Republican party

Both George Sr. and and George W. Bush chose not to attend the GOP convention this year. The statement went on to add that the Johnson campaign would welcome "other glamour models from around the globe to come to America and make it an even more handsome country than it already is".