For Monday's big celestial event, several national fast-food chains are offering deals that can't be, um, eclipsed.The Original Glazed Doughnut will be available for the first time with a chocolate glaze on Monday.
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-- While millions of people get ready to watch today’s total solar eclipse from the ground, Alaska Airlines will be hosting an eclipse-viewing party in the air.The plane is expected to fly at 38,000, possibly climbing to 40,000 during the viewing flight.
And you get this cool opportunity: Maia and Alex Shibutani, ice dancers who train in Canton, Mich., will use video conferencing to mentor students from Jinbu Middle School in Pyeongchang, South Korea, leading up to the 2018 Winter Olympic Games.
Exclusive: Secret Service depletes funds to pay agents because of Trump's frequent travel, large family
Last year's compensation shortfall was first disclosed by USA TODAY.Talks also are underway in the Senate, where the Secret Service has briefed members of the Homeland Security Committee, which directly oversees the the agency's operations.
For the first time in nearly 100 years (99, to be exact), the USA will experience a total solar eclipse.The first exclusive-to-the-USA total eclipse since America’s founding in 1776 – or what scientists are calling the Great American Total Solar Eclipse – will occur on August 21, beginning at 9:04 a.
A passenger on an American Airlines flight from Los Angeles to St.Paul/Minneapolis says a man tried to open the plane's exit door as the flight descended into the Twin Cities area.
More than 1,000 Secret Service agents have already hit caps for salary and overtime allowances that were supposed last for all of 2017, according to Secret Service Director Randolph "Tex'' Alles.There are 42 people receiving Secret Service protection in the Trump administration, compared to 31 when Barack Obama was in the White House, Alles said.
On the ground in Nashville, scores of people have set up folding chairs and tripods to view and capture Monday’s total solar eclipse.Thousands of feet above the city, however, the scene is more serene.
A federal judge in Florida shot down a Justice Department request to postpone a trial due to an agent’s pre-paid trip to see the eclipse.A total solar eclipse, Merryday wrote, is no longer a “mysterious, supernatural, foreboding or ominous” astrological event, adding in a footnote that there have been six opportunities in the last decade to see one, according to NASA data.
Whether you're screaming for ice cream or can't get enough watermelon, there's a festival for you and your crew in July, August or early September.Find full-blown wine and food festivals in Nashville, Natchez, Miss.
Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith is pledging to donate 1 percent of his purse earnings from Travers Day at Saratoga this weekend to the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation.The 52-year-old rider based in Southern California will travel East to ride in four stakes on Saturday at the upstate New York track.
The Kentucky Military Heritage Commission — established in 2002 by an act of the state General Assembly — must approve the move of the statues of Confederate officers John Hunt Morgan and John C.It oversees 27 of the state's 230 identified war listings, according to its website.
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The dangers of Florida's post-Andrew growth is clearly illustrated in a report from Swiss Re that examined Florida's vulnerability to hurricanes.But since a hurricane hasn't hit Miami and Miami Beach directly in decades, they are left to improve their infrastructure mostly on their own.
For lightweight and umbrella models, this means placing a particular emphasis on how well these things fold up and store.For most people, a lightweight model like this is a backup, or something you take on trips.
The long haul across the Pacific followed a 3-1/2 hour flight from Houston to Los Angeles, and a short layover there.A more pleasant outing was on the agenda for Tuesday afternoon — a cruise of Sydney Harbour.
and Conor McGregor may not have sold out yet, but that won't stop Las Vegas from putting on its party hat.The social media-fueled Saturday night fight at the T-Mobile Arena will be a weekend-long, city-wide affair, though in some respects it may not tip the scales as much as a previous Mayweather fight.
The Eldora, Iowa, IT analyst and self-described Android/Samsung fanboy owned the ill-fated Note 7 phone that famously flamed out last fall, leading to an expensive and embarrassing series of recalls for Samsung.When it comes to the Note 8 phone that Samsung is expected to reveal at a New York press shindig on Aug.
The Treasury Department’s inspector general is eyeballing the flight taken by Secretary Steve Mnuchin and his designer-loving wife on a government jet to Fort Knox the day of the solar eclipse.“When our review is complete, we will advise the appropriate officials, in accordance with the Inspector General Act and established procedures,” Delmar added.