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3 hrs ago | Channel3000

Paris hotels experiment with 'honesty rates'

When your city has an unenviable reputation for insulting tourists and fleecing them for every cent, inviting hotel guests to pay what they want could be a risky move.


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6 hrs ago | WAPT-TV Jackson

Train like a lady lumberjack

Her parents signed her up for a class at the local YMCA in Madison, Wisconsin, and she loved everything about it: the battle of strength, balance and agility between two opponents trying to stay on a log in the middle of a lake.


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7 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Italy welcomes Sudanese woman sentenced to death

A Sudanese woman who was sentenced to death in Sudan for refusing to recant her Christian faith arrived Thursday in Italy en route to the United States along with her family, including an infant born in prison.


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10 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

Can You Trust That Organic Label On Imported Food?

Maybe you've wondered, while looking at the price tag on some organic produce, whether that label is telling the truth.


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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Langley Times

Travel: Portugal tops USA poll on Best European Country to visit

But in a USA Today poll , Portugal received top marks from the magazine's readers and was voted 2014's 'Best European Country' to travel to.


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Sierre Leone Ebola doctor contracts virus

A doctor who has played a key role in fighting the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone is infected with the disease, according to that country's Ministry of Health.


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KABC-AM Los Angeles

FAA Extends Travel Ban to Israel for Another 24 Hours [From ABC News]

The Federal Aviation Administration announced Wednesday that it has not lifted its ban against travel to or from Tel Aviv's airport and will prohibit air travel to Israel for an additional 24 hours.


Related Topix: Israel, Israel Travel, US News, World News, Middle East, Middle East Travel, Federal Aviation Administration

Daily Mail

Mother diagnosed with rare ovarian cancer 'overjoyed' to be...

The sad final journey home: Bodies of MH17 victims are loaded on to transport plane at Ukraine airport as they begin trip to the Netherlands for painstaking identification process Tragedy as college graduate, 26, dies after being BURIED ALIVE by 10ft deep sand tunnel he was digging on the beach John Travolta can't stop former pilot bringing lawsuit ... (more)


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The Janesville Gazette

10 things: Final hours of Flight 17's passengers

The Boeing 777 traveling from Amsterdam to Malaysia held the promise of beginnings and endings for many on board: the thrill of a new adventure or dream vacation for some, and the comfort of going back home for others.

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WGAL-TV Lancaster

Many flights soar over conflict zones

When passengers boarded Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 last week, they couldn't have known they were about to fly over a battlefield.


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Salisbury Journal

2m Britons to join summer getaway

Bookings to Greece and Turkey have also been going well, while for those travelling further afield Dubai, Mexico and Florida are among the most popular destinations.


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An optimist's guide to travel bargains

If you want to stretch your travel dollars, do not, under any circumstances, head to Disney World right now.


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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Mix 96.1 KXXM-FM San Antonio

My First Time With Lucy Hale

You may already know Lucy Hale from the hit TV series "Pretty Little Liars," but this pretty little lady is also working hard on her growing country music career.


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Daily World

Cameron makes surprise visit to Scotland before vote

British Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday became the first prime minister in 34 years - since Margaret Thatcher in 1980 - to visit the remote Shetland islands.


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Argentina zoo rejects moving its last polar bear to Canada despite animal activistsa concerns

Argentina's last captive polar bear will remain in the country despite a petition by more than half a million people asking that he be moved to Canada.


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FAA bans US-Israel flights, citing rocket attack

The FAA has told U.S. airlines that they are prohibited from flying to or from Israel's Ben Gurion Airport for a period of up to 24 hours.


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MH17: Remembering the victims

The victims aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came from around the world and held a wide range of hopes and dreams.


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KXLY-TV Spokane

Russia offers alternate takes for MH17 crash

In the tangled aftermath of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster, two narratives have emerged -- one that most of the world subscribes to, and another that Russia and the rebels are pushing.


Related Topix: Asia Travel, Malaysia Travel, Russia Travel, Europe Travel, Moscow, Russia Travel, World News, Malaysia,

Rock Hill Herald

5 things to know for Monday in Pennsylvania

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Monday: The Associated Press reviewed gift and travel records on the House clerk's website in the wake of a controversy about how those trips would be disclosed.


Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Tom Marino, us Travel, Lawrence County, PA, Ellwood City, PA

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Bellingham Herald

South Africa winery experimenting with top-quality chenin blancs

The first time I tasted South African chenin blancs I was unimpressed. "A spotty lot," my tasting notes from 1994 called them.


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