One year in, nonstop Indy-Paris route flying high – Indianapolis Business Journal
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One year in, nonstop Indy-Paris route flying high – Indianapolis Business Journal

Indianapolis International Airport officials say they’re encouraged by strong passenger bookings during the first year of Delta Air Lines Inc.’s nonstop service to Paris—and they’re excited about the ways the high-profile route’s success might make it easier to land new routes. “The flight has exceeded our expectations,” said Maggie Bishop, the airport’s business development analyst…

Trump’s allies insist he is winning in feud with Pelosi. Her backers say she showed up the president. – The Washington Post
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Trump’s allies insist he is winning in feud with Pelosi. Her backers say she showed up the president. – The Washington Post

To many Democrats, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi scored a political victory over President Trump last week this week, making him so incensed that he hurled insults at her and blew up negotiations on the one issue that held the promise of a rare bipartisan deal — infrastructure. To the president’s allies, a weakened Pelosi (D-Calif.)…

People spent $1.9 billion last year on apps to keep their brains sharp as they age — here’s what actually works – MarketWatch
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People spent $1.9 billion last year on apps to keep their brains sharp as they age — here’s what actually works – MarketWatch

Sandra Wisham had never heard of cognitive training until her senior center in Coral Gables, Fla., hosted a seminar on aging and invited attendees to enroll in a brain-fitness course. Intrigued, she signed up. “I want to remain independent as long as possible,” says Wisham, 76. She works hard to keep herself physically fit, going…

Fiat Chrysler and Renault in Talks on Possible Alliance – The New York Times
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Fiat Chrysler and Renault in Talks on Possible Alliance – The New York Times

Business|Fiat Chrysler and Renault in Talks on Possible AllianceImageThe talks between Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the French carmaker Renault come amid dramatic technological and regulatory changes in the auto industry.CreditCreditRebecca Cook/ReutersFiat Chrysler Automobiles and the French carmaker Renault are holding discussions about a possible alliance aimed at strengthening both companies’ competitiveness in Europe and other…

Top seeds Maryland, Boston College to face off for NCAA women’s lacrosse championship – ESPN
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Top seeds Maryland, Boston College to face off for NCAA women’s lacrosse championship – ESPN

By Vicki L. Friedman | May 24, 2019Special to espnWSam Apuzzo scores a double-overtime goal to defeat UNC, allowing Boston College to advance to the national championship for a third straight year.BALTIMORE — Here we go again for Boston College women’s lacrosse. The Eagles are in the national championship game for a third consecutive season…

‘Observation’ is a tense, atmospheric puzzler where you play a modern HAL 9000 – TechCrunch
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‘Observation’ is a tense, atmospheric puzzler where you play a modern HAL 9000 – TechCrunch

When you watch 2001: A Space Odyssey, do you find yourself criticizing HAL 9000’s machinations and thinking, “I could do better than that!” If so, Observation may be right up your alley. In it you play a space station AI called SAM that is called upon by the humans on board to help resolve a…

Android Q’s dark mode is the best update Google has made for years – Wired.co.uk
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Android Q’s dark mode is the best update Google has made for years – Wired.co.uk

WIRED The yearly cycle of smartphone software updates is once again underway. Apple has just announced that its yearly developer conference WWDC, where iOS 13 is set to be unveiled, will take place at the start of June but Google is one step ahead.The first beta of Android Q was pushed to developers and early…

At $2 Million, New Novartis Drug Is Priciest Ever – The Wall Street Journal
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At $2 Million, New Novartis Drug Is Priciest Ever – The Wall Street Journal

The world’s most expensive medicine is about to hit the market.A one-time treatment for a devastating infant muscle-wasting disease won approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Friday. Its maker Novartis AG NVS 3.65% says the gene therapy will cost $2.125 million.The therapy, called Zolgensma, treats an inherited disease called spinal muscular atrophy, or…

7 Cyberpunk Games To Play While You’re Waiting For Cyberpunk 2077’s Release – IGN
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7 Cyberpunk Games To Play While You’re Waiting For Cyberpunk 2077’s Release – IGN

Jack in, keyboard cowboy! By Max Scoville It’s probably safe to say that the majority of gamers are dying to get our hands on Cyberpunk 2077, CD Projekt Red’s epic open-world neon dystopian role-playing game follow-up to The Witcher 3, but we’ve got some time to kill until then, so how can we set the…