Jessie Gerstein

9 Added | 3 Magazines | 1 Following | @JessieGerstein | Keep up with Jessie Gerstein on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Jessie Gerstein”

Netflix may soon let some users download movies and TV shows for offline viewing

Netflix said in the past that it has been looking into offline viewing as a way of offering fans access to TV shows and movies when an Internet …

Romantic pilot stuns girlfriend with marriage proposal during flight

A pilot stunned his girlfriend in the middle of a flight with a romantic proposal captured on camera.<p>Qantas pilot, Captain Dooley Ellis, was at the controls of a flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles when he decided to pop the question to his partner Anna.<p>Captain Ellis proposed using the plane’s PA …

Officer who fatally shot black man fired over separate case

MILWAUKEE (AP) — An officer whose fatal shooting of a black man sparked violence in Milwaukee lost his job Monday, after he had been charged with sexual assault in an unrelated case.<p>Officer Dominique Heaggan-Brown was terminated as a result of the department's internal investigation into the sexual …

Justice

Nobel panel gives up knockin’ on Dylan’s door

Days after being awarded the literature prize, Bob Dylan has yet to get in touch with the Swedish Academy, or indicate whether he will attend the celebrations<p>The Swedish Academy says it has given up trying to reach Bob Dylan, days after it awarded him the Nobel prize in literature.<p>“Right now we are …

Literature

The Second Coming of South Park

Twenty seasons in, Matt Stone and Trey Parker's brainchild has been revitalized by continuity and Donald Trump.<p><i>South Park</i>, one of the most self-consciously juvenile television shows of all time,is almost old enough to drink. Now airing its 20th season, with the 20th anniversary of the series …

American Airlines downgraded my seat, won't give refund

I had round-trip tickets to fly from Cleveland to Bangor, Maine, via Philadelphia on American Airlines recently. Three of the four flights were in first class. I paid a total of $957.<p>American made unrequested changes to my flights several times, resulting in a downgrade to economy class for all but …

Hero Cop Was 'Right Person at Right Place' for Minnesota Stabbing Victims

Timing and courage are the perfect ingredients to make a hero.<p>An off-duty cop was "the right person, at the right place, and at the right time" when he managed to end a bloody terror rampage at a Minnesota mall, authorities said Monday.<p>The officer, identified as Jason Falconer, fatally shot an …

Extremism