Airlines slashing holiday schedules following mass furloughs, experts advise when to book

Experts say if you’re flying for the holidays booking sooner rather than later would be wise, especially with airlines offering more flexibility than ever.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Congress is facing off tonight over the fate of airlines. President Trump has urged legislators to pass 25 billion dollars for airline payroll support, but house speaker Nancy Pelosi is pushing back. 

All of it could affect your travel plans and your wallet. 

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Refugee advocates slam Government for Budget slashing humanitarian intake amid coronavirus

Refugee advocates have slammed the Federal Government for slashing Australia’s humanitarian intake by 5,000 people a year in Tuesday night’s Budget.

The Government has introduced a new cap of 13,750 places a year, down from 18,750 — cutting the number of people allowed into the country for humanitarian reasons by more than a quarter.

Jana Favero, director of advocacy and campaigns at the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre (ASRC), said the

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Canadian air traffic control firm slashing jobs as coronavirus hammers aviation industry



a desk with a laptop computer sitting on top of a table: NAV Canada air traffic controllers monitor air traffic at the NAV Canada control centre in Montreal on March 2, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes


NAV Canada air traffic controllers monitor air traffic at the NAV Canada control centre in Montreal on March 2, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

NAV Canada is cutting 14 per cent of its workforce and citing the ongoing financial impacts of the coronavirus pandemic and the significant hardships facing the air travel industry.

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The company says it has until now managed by a combination of using the federal

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Colleges are slashing athletic budgets. Is this football tradition still worth the cost? | College

Clemson paid $119.15 to feed each player on Friday night. They paid an additional $49.69 per player for the breakfast buffet and washed it down with a $600 smoothie bar the next morning.

There was the pre-game meal an hour and a half later— $61.87 a person — with grilled chicken and beef tenderloin, more mac and cheese, spaghetti and meat sauce, baked potatoes with low-fat toppings (none of which

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