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Getting back to where we once belonged An argument for restoring creative spirit in science – The Cancer Letter

The scene opens with a group of four musicians sitting on couches around a table in a studio. One of them is strumming aimlessly on his guitar, trying out various chords in sequences. Some of it sounds okay, even pleasant; other parts don’t work and are discarded.  Gradually, fragments of a vaguely familiar tune begin […]

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First look at Spirit Halloween movie comes to N.J. flagship store. Christopher Lloyd haunts strip mall.

It’s alive! Gory, ghostly haunts go from plastic to positively real in a first look at the upcoming Spirit Halloween movie. Spirit unveiled the trailer for “Spirit Halloween: The Movie” to screaming fans at a promotional event Saturday celebrating the seasonal grand opening of the flagship Spirit Halloween store in Egg Harbor Township. Members of […]

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From legroom to airfare: How JetBlue’s takeover of Spirit could change air travel

Passengers wait in line at the Spirit Airlines check-in counter at Orlando International Airport. Paul Hennessy | LightRocket | Getty Images Spirit Airlines relented this week and agreed to sell itself to JetBlue Airways for $3.8 billion, hours after breaking off a merger agreement with Frontier Airlines that failed to win enough shareholder support. The […]

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Victorian Spirit of Tennis | Recognition | About Us

Formerly known as the Victorian Centenary of Tennis Award, renamed the Victorian Spirit of Tennis in 2011, this award recognises a person who has made a significant and valuable contribution to the advancement or popularity of the sport in any field, such as journalism, media, tournament management, general management at a national or state level, […]

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Norse partners with Easyjet, Norwegian and Spirit airlines to offer connections – Business Traveller

Norse has partnered with Easyjet, Norwegian and Spirit airlines to provide over 600 weekly connections across European and US hubs. The virtual interline agreement will enable customers to connect to Norse’s transatlantic services at its hubs in Oslo, London, Berlin, New York, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando and Los Angeles. It said that the partnership with Easyjet […]

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What does JetBlue-Spirit merger mean for travelers?

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — JetBlue Airways is buying up South Florida-based Spirit Airlines. The nearly $4 billion deal is expected to create a much bigger airline, but what does it mean for travelers? Many travelers on Spirit Airlines seem to have a love-hate relationship with the low-cost carrier. But those yellow Spirit planes will be painted […]

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Frontier says ‘buh bye’ to Spirit merger with revenge travel fares from $19 – The Points Guy

Frontier says ‘buh bye’ to Spirit merger with revenge travel fares from $19 Advertiser Disclosure Many of the credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which […]

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JetBlue won the battle for Spirit. Now it has to win over Biden’s Justice Department

JetBlue Airlines and Spirit Airlines are seen on the departure board in the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on May 16, 2022 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images JetBlue Airways finally won over Spirit Airlines with a $3.8 billion takeover deal. Now it needs to win over antitrust regulators. The New York-based airline […]

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JetBlue buys Spirit Airlines for $3.8 billion

[AP] — JetBlue is buying Spirit Airlines for $3.8 billion, creating the nation’s fifth largest airline. The agreement Thursday comes a day after Spirit’s attempt to merge with Frontier Airlines fell apart. JetBlue will acquire Spirit for $33.50 per share in cash, including a prepayment of $2.50 per share in cash payable once Spirit stockholders […]

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JetBlue agrees to buy Spirit in $3.8 billion deal to create 5th-largest U.S. airline

LaGuardia International Airport Terminal A for JetBlue and Spirit Airlines in New York. Leslie Josephs | CNBC JetBlue Airways reached a deal to buy Spirit Airlines, hours after the discount carrier scrapped plans to merge with Frontier Airlines. JetBlue said it will pay $33.50 a share in cash for Spirit in a $3.8 billion deal. […]