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What outgoing New York Post editor Col Allan taught me
It began as idle chatter. Two multilingual literature buffs met at a middle school spelling bee and talked about the foreign books they'd read that had never been published in the U.S. Why not, they thought, open a publishing house and translate their favorites? "But neither of us had any experience in book publishing," said Michael Wise, a former Central Europe correspondent for Reuters.
The Newsroom returns for its third season next month looking to arrest a ratings slump that set in over the course of the last season and ended with the season two finale pulling almost one million fewer US viewers than the finale of 2012’s opening season (1.9 million vs. 2.8 million). The reason for the sliding numbers isn’t really a fault with the show. It’s a reflection of way we see politicians and the media — and how much that has changed during the last fifteen years.
Firefighters battling a 20,000-acre brush fire in California's San Bernardino Mountains in June had to ground their water-bomber planes after a hobby drone was spotted in the area. Last November, pilots from Virgin Atlantic ( VA), Delta ( DAL) and JetBlue ( JBLU) reported low-flying drones near their flight paths at New York's John F.