Thomas Cook passengers sent on extra travel after returning to ‘wrong airport’ – Today News

 Thousands of Thomas Cook passengers have had to be provided extra onward travel after they were flown back to the “wrong airport”  Almost 30,000 customers have been brought home on 130 flights by the Civil Aviation Authority in the first two days since the travel firm collapsed  But despite the swift £100million effort, not everyone […]

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Stockton, California Went Bankrupt. Is Your City Next?

bjbj, TEASER DEIS – $600,000 to $1 million we ve committed to for each employee and we ve set aside nothing. TITLE CARD – As Goes Stockton Goes California? INTRO [broll – downtown Stockton sign, headlines, city council broll] In late June 2012, Stockton, California filed Chapter Nine bankruptcy. It wasn t the first California […]

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Detroit Enters Bankruptcy As Pensions and Benefits Go on Chopping Block

JAISAL NOOR: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Jaisal Noor in Baltimore. On Tuesday, a federal judge ruled that Detroit is insolvent, making it the largest city in U.S. history eligible to claim bankruptcy. In the ruling, Judge Stephen Rhodes said Detroit can cut pensions and retiree benefits to help pay off its $18 […]

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