Roundup: BA Food, Mexico Murder Rate is Up, Apple Sued for $1B, Wyndham’s New All-Inclusive and More

This is a list of news from around the web which I came across in the last few days. I found these articles interesting and somewhat related to the travel and deal content you regularly see here at Danny the Deal Guru. Sometimes just interesting and not related at all, but I hope you enjoy them just the same. If you come across any interesting articles, please send them my way.
News Roundup

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British Airways passenger shocked by pathetic chicken sandwich that even the crew were ’embarrassed’ to serve

The airline promised “chicken breast in a creamy mayonnaise with slow roast tomato topped with crispy iceberg lettuce served in a seeded roll”. But what Jo Henderson-Tchertoff, 50, opened on her March 28 Heathrow-JFK flight was much less appetizing. Read more here.

Mexico murder rate rises in first three months of 2019

The first three months of 2019 have seen a 9.6% increase in murders in Mexico, official figures suggest. The report says 8,493 people were murdered from 1 January to 31 March, a 9.6% rise from the same period in 2018. Read more here.

Teenager sues Apple for $1bn, claiming facial recognition led to false arrest

An 18-year-old from New York has filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Apple over a false arrest he says happened because of what he believes to be Apple’s face recognition system. Read more here.

Wyndham’s New All-Inclusive Resort in Puerto Rico

Wyndham has expanding its Caribbean portfolio with a new entry into Puerto Rico. The recently-debuted Candelero Beach Resort has officially joined the Wyndham Resorts portfolio. Read more here.

Disgusting traveler slammed after being caught shaving his head in business class

In the video, the bald man was caught using an electric razor while shaving the top of his head. Two flight attendants walked past him while he was doing it, but failed to tell him to stop. Read more here.

Sonder, The Consistency of a Hotel Chain With the Coolness Factor of an Airbnb

Airbnbs can be full of character but uneven in quality. Hotels offer a standard experience but can be too cookie-cutter. Sonder wants to offer travelers something that combines the best of both worlds. Read more here.

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