UPI Almanac for Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 

Today is Friday, Oct. 19, the 292nd day of 2018 with 73 to follow. The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Mars, Neptune and Uranus. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn and Uranus. Those born on this day are under the sign of Libra. They include abolitionist Cassius …

Celebrity birthdays for Oct. 19, 2018

Artist Peter Max is 81. Actor Michael Gambon (“Harry Potter” films) is 78. Actor John Lithgow is 73. Singer Jeannie C. Riley is 73. Singer Patrick Simmons of The Doobie Brothers is 70. Talk show host Charlie Chase is 66. Singer-keyboardist Karl Wallinger of World Party is 61. Singer Jennifer …

Atlanta airport launches America’s first “biometric terminal” – Face-off at the airport

Why the future of air travel is paperless ON OCTOBER 15th Delta Air Lines launched what it called America’s first “biometric terminal”, in Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Once the programme is fully implemented, passengers will be able to use facial-recognition technology to check in, pass through security and board flights …