Mihran Kalaydjian

31 Flips | 4 Magazines | 42 Likes | 6 Following | 1 Follower | @MihranKalay26oe | Mihran Kalaydjian is a skilled hotel operations strategist with a proven track record of driving revenues and delivering healthy profit margins. On a personal note, love the outdoors, comedy, bbq, art, music, racing, autocross, reading and traveling. I worked in the beer industry in college so I love talking about good beer. I used to be a competitive runner so (like all runners) if you make the mistake of asking me, I'll tell you about my entire career and PRs. I also spent my youth working in restaurants, so if you've done the same, we can swap stories. I'm a big reader (fiction, non-fiction, biographies) and even bigger film buff. I've never seen the Terminator movies

EgyptAir Crash: Here's What Security Is Like at Paris Airport

PARIS — French authorities have tightened security at Paris airports since last year's attacks in the city with thousands of border police officers, custom personnel, soldiers and private guards patrolling daily in the three airports serving the French capital.<p>In addition to thousands of police, …

U.S. immigration agents bust 1,100 suspects in gang sweep

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. immigration agents have arrested more than 1,000 suspects on charges including attempted murder and witness tampering, in a nationwide operation aimed at international gangs, officials said on Monday.<p>A Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Special Agent inspects an …

Immigration

Sanders clinches hat-trick of wins in Alaska, Washington State and Hawaii

Bernie Sanders secured a hat-trick of commanding victories in the Alaska, Washington State and Hawaii caucuses on Saturday night, putting the brakes on Hillary Clinton’s drive to secure the Democratic nomination.<p>While Mrs Clinton retains a comfortable lead in the delegate count, the Vermont …

American Airlines co-pilot arrested at Detroit airport for drinking

(Reuters) - An unidentified American Airlines co-pilot was arrested on Saturday at a Detroit airport terminal on suspicion of drinking before his scheduled flight to Philadelphia, officials said.<p>Police at the Detroit Metropolitan Airport twice had the man, in his 50s, blow into a breathalyzer, and …

American Airlines

This Man’s Extreme Daily Taco Bell Order Might Make You Rethink The Way You Eat

It’s easy to pile up on the food when you head to a fast food restaurant. Sometimes your eyes can take on more than your stomach can handle, coupled with the cheap prices keeping your wallet or purse from going empty. Toss in a few drinks beforehand and who knows what might happen. It’s very easy …

Seattle landlord gives tenants a $200 monthly discount for being vegetarian

Seattle, Washington is one of the most expensive places to live in America. It’s also one of the healthiest—which is why one landlord decided to …

Poll: Hillary Clinton pulls even with Bernie Sanders in New Hampshire after debate

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders are in a dead heat in New Hampshire after the first Democratic Debate, according to a new poll released Friday.<p>The Suffolk University/Boston Globe poll conducted in the two days following Tuesday's debate reverses a trend in a series of …

Bernie Sanders Explains How Taxing The Rich Will Pay For His Policies

But he admits it could take more than higher contributions from the top 1 percent alone.<p>Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is adamant that only wealthy Americans will need to pay higher taxes to fund his proposals for expanding government social programs.<p>Bill Maher, who interviewed Sanders on HBO’s “Real …

Nasa finds evidence of a vast ancient ocean on Mars

A huge primitive ocean covered one-fifth of the red planet’s surface, making it warm, wet and ideal for alien life to gain a foothold, scientists say<p>A massive ancient ocean once covered nearly half of the northern hemisphere of Mars making the planet a more promising place for alien life to have …

Global Warming

Malaysia Airlines Struggles to Salvage Its Image a Year After Flight 370 Disappearance

The past year has been a terrible one for Malaysia Airlines. On March 8, 2014, Flight 370 from Kuala Lumpur bound for the Chinese capital, Beijing, …

Cobook Rebrands as FullContact, Cleans Up Your Messy iOS Contacts

iOS: When it first launched, Cobook was one our favorite address book apps for iOS. Eventually, development was stopped when it was purchased by …

Shyp Brings Its On-Demand Shipping App To Android

On-demand shipping startup Shyp just made its service available to a much wider audience with the launch of its app on Android via the Google Play Store.<p>We figured that was a good opportunity to demonstrate what it’s like to use Shyp to send out a package. In the video above, we shipped a copy of …

San Francisco

As Alibaba debuts on Wall Street, stocks drift

NEW YORK — With Wall Street focused on the debut of Alibaba Group, the stock market drifted into the weekend and major indexes ended little changed.<p>Investors watched as the Chinese e-commerce giant surged 38 percent Friday, in its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Alibaba gained …

Three-Pointers: Blazers stay alive with cohesive offense and surprise contributions

<i>After three blowout losses in a row, the Trail Blazers dug in at home to beat the Spurs, 103-92, for their first win of this second-round series.</i> …

Evernote Now Has More than 100 Million Users

Evernote, which launched in 2008, now has more than 100 million registered users, according to a blog post by the company today.<p>Of that 100 million people, the majority (35 million) are in the Asia-Pacific region, 31 million are in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, 27 million are in the US and …

Inside the Solange-Jay Z-Beyonce family feud - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- Despite the many questions surrounding a reported altercation between Solange Knowles and her brother-in-law Jay Z, you wouldn't know it based on how the rapper and his wife Beyonce are acting.<p>A recent surveillance video which appears to show the singer, fashionista and younger sister of …

Time To Move? Here Are The World's Happiest Countries

ILLUSTRATED BY LY NGO.<p>A few years back, I studied abroad in Australia. The weather was gorgeous and the Aussies’ work-hard-play-hard mentality was as …

U.S. spy planes join hunt for kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls

The United States is now directly involved in the search for more than 200 Nigerian girls kidnapped from their school.<p>Manned American spy planes are …