United won’t fire anyone over manhandled passenger

United’s widely-condemned violent removal of a passenger from a flight was a “system failure” and no employees will lose their jobs as a result, United Continental chief Oscar Munoz said Tuesday.”It was a system failure across various areas, so there w…

April 18, 2017

US-backed Syria forces set up post-IS Raqa council

The US-backed Kurdish-Arab force leading the fight for the Islamic State group’s Syrian bastion Raqa announced Tuesday the creation of a “civilian council” to administer the city after its capture.”The civilian council of Raqa will be charged with admi…

April 18, 2017