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5 min ago | Amherst Daily News

Sightseeing by pedal power: Toronto touts ever-expanding cycle tourism options

The first-time visitor from Germany had resigned herself to the idea that Vancouver, the next leg of her cross-Canada tour, would make up for the disappointment.

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4 hrs ago | EDGE

Philly Fun

With same-sex marriage bans being lifted in many states, including Pennsylvania, why not share some travel tips about our nation's historically political birthplace? Philadelphia's current scene is gay and friendly, without the occasional attitude of its larger neighbor, New York City.

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6 hrs ago | EDGE

Fabulous in Frankfurt

Nicknamed Bankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany has long held a reputation as a center of finance -- and not much else.

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10 hrs ago | News 4 Jax

Flight from London forced to sit in Tulsa

Those aboard an American Airlines airplane from London got to see a little more of America than they expected Friday after their flight was diverted to Tulsa, Oklahoma, due to engine trouble.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Redlands Daily Facts

L.A.a s ultimate bucket list: Long Beach author pens a 100 Things to Do in Los Angeles Before You Diea

Go to secretstairs-la.com for more information. 3. Stop to admire the Chandelier Tree: The tree has 30 vintage chandeliers dangling from its branches that light up the night at 2811 W. Silver Lake Drive, Los Angeles.

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EDGE

Miracle House Closes After 24 Years

After 24 years, the health care charity Miracle House has announced they will shutter operations after one final fundraising drive for closing costs.

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Sunherald.com

NYC mayor heading to Italy for 10-day vacation

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday that he will leave next week for a 10-day trip to Italy, the longest vacation by a city mayor in recent memory.

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WBEX-AM Chillicothe

The Deported L.A. Gangs Behind This Border Kid Crisis

Poverty was surely a factor, as no doubt was the mistaken belief that American immigration authorities would not send back unaccompanied children.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Prison, Honduras, World News, Central America, Central America Travel, Honduras Travel

KMIZ

Airport charges passengers for breathing clean air

Plane passengers are used to paying for check-in baggage or priority boarding, but one airport in Venezuela is now charging for the ultimate hidden extra -- air.

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Bradenton.com

Officials: Man loses fingertips on Disney ride in Florida

Bo Jones of the Reedy Creek Fire Department told Orlando station WKMG the man lost the tips of his ring and pinky fingers and was taken to a hospital.

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The Montreal Gazette

Boeing raises forecast for aircraft demand

Boeing Co. raised its long-term forecast for new airplane demand by more than 4 per cent, based on expected orders of smaller, more fuel-efficient planes and burgeoning travel in Asia.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Windsor Beacon

Kerry says some progress after U.S.-China meeting

BEIJING a?? U.S. and Chinese officials announced progress Thursday on climate change cooperation and other environmental projects, but two days of talks here brought no major breakthroughs on tougher issues including cybersecurity, China's currency and maritime disputes.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Trial: dengue shot offers some protection

There is no treatment for dengue, which causes symptoms including fever, severe joint pain, headaches and bleeding.

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EDGE

What's HOT South Florida :: 07/10 - 7/16

Last Thursday, The Alibi was off-the-chain busy. Definitely the busiest Thursday night I have seen there, which is saying something, since every Thursday is packed.

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WKBT

Some must turn on devices at airport security

A very limited number of airline passengers flying in the United States will be asked to turn on electronic devices while going through airport checkpoints, in an expansion of a security protocol implemented last week at some overseas airports, a U.S. official tells CNN.

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Local NEWS 8

In-flight gourmet fine dining possible?

More and more airlines are teaming up with world-class chefs, hoping to solve that ultimate #firstworldproblem: how to serve a top-rate meal in the air.

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WHO-TV

Ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin Gets 10 Years in Prison

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin, who gained national attention during Hurricane Katrina, was sentenced to 10 years in prison Wednesday in a bribery scandal that rocked the city, the U.S. Justice Department said.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Fox News

Seven tips to keep kids hydrated

Don't wait for your kids to tell you they're thirsty before offering them water, experts say.

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News Times

Groups: Immigrant minors need deportation lawyers

A coalition of immigrant rights advocacy groups sued the federal government Wednesday, saying the vast majority of minors in deportation proceedings lack legal representation.

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News9 Oklahoma City

Obama raises money for absent Colo. senator

German prosecutors say a Michigan man they were investigating over his alleged service in a Nazi-controlled police force during World War II in present-day Ukraine has died in the U.S. A man under a deportation order for serving in a Nazi-controlled police force during World War II has died in Michigan at age 93 after years of denials that he shot ... (more)

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