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2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Watch two adorable dogs howl with delight as they take to the water in KAYAKS

Back to the good old days! Beautiful vintage railway posters promoting British seaside resorts up for auction in New York Clear turquoise waters, pristine sand and the world's largest pools: The idyllic MAN MADE beaches that rival Mother Nature Brits vote Las Vegas the 'overspend' capital of the world ... as 57% of holidaymakers admit to blowing ... (more)


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6 hrs ago |

The Biggest Celebrity Home Flippers: Ellen DeGeneres, Jennifer Aniston, Jeremy Renner, And More

When Ellen DeGeneres sold the Brody House-a gem of Los Angeles architecture she'd bought in an off-market deal-to billionaire Sean Parker for a cool $55 million a few weeks ago, she turned a $15 million profit in just six short months.


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10 hrs ago | Deseret News

Closet clutter: How having fewer, better-quality clothes can bring style and happiness

Some people have more clothes than they know what to do with. But focusing on high quality fashion can actually save money in the future.


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14 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

Five-hour SkyTrain shutdown strands thousands

Commuters are stopped by a gate at the Stadium-Chinatown station during a lengthy delay in service in Vancouver on Monday.


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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Business Journal

Hawaii's Mauna Kea Resort becomes an accredited healthy travel destination

The Institute for Healthy Destination Accreditation - a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit designed to help resorts and hotels measure and improve health-related initiatives, amenities, facilities and personnel - has chosen its six founding members, including the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel at Mauna Kea Resort on the Big ... (more)


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CBS Local

All Things Travel: Port of Boston Takes Center Stage

It was a first as Massport showcased its activities on the Boston waterfront before a crowd of 150 business and government leaders at the Exchange Conference Center on the Boston Fish Pier this morning.


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Mike Duffy charged Senate for travel expenses to funerals: RCMP

Sen. Mike Duffy arrives to the Senate on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Monday, October 28, 2013.


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The Right's Strange New Hero: Gavin Newsom

You may remember that straight San Francisco mayor with the perfect hair and square jaw who stood athwart history yelling, "Yes!" to gay marriage.


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Chronicle Live

Holidaymakers to welcome Thomson's new to Newcastle Airport

Angel of the Sky touches down in the North East for the first time today after being named by Tyneside family Holidaymakers will today welcome one of the world's most advanced aircrafts to Newcastle , as Thomson's new Dreamliner touches down for the first time.


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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Bloomingdale mother and her daughters are going the extra mile in breast cancer fight

Cynthia Michalewski and her daughters, Anya and Nadia, collected donations in front of Food World in Bloomingdale on Wednesday, July 9, in their efforts to raise funds to participate in the 39-mile NY Avon Walk for Breast Cancer, which will be held in October.


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The Montreal Gazette

VIDEO: Edmonton hotel evacuated after wall partially collapses

A structural engineer says that the 251 guests evacuated from the Westin Edmonton Hotel after a large chunk of wall on the building's south side collapsed should be allowed back in, following an investigation Sunday afternoon that determined it was simply the facade that was damaged.


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'Modified duty' for medics after fatal NYC arrest

The contractor that operates the federal government's underground nuclear waste dump in southeastern New Mexico received a $1.9 million bonus just five days after an underground truck fire closed the facility.


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Fromme is uber-committed to German Fest

Klaus Fromme has been the president and director of German Fest since 1981. A native of Germany, Fromme has called Milwaukee his home since 1961 and found immediate comfort in Brew City because of its German roots.


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The Orlando Sentinel

Tourist areas beef up nighttime options

Orlando's theme parks and other developers are making big investments in revamping or building entertainment complexes where tourists dine, shop, dance and see shows Downtown Disney is undergoing a huge makeover, doubling its number of dining, shopping and entertainment options as it transforms itself into an area called Disney Springs.


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Scandals, secrets, psychedelia: the hot tours

Erin Carr begins her two-hour tour of the nation's capital in Lafayette Park, across the street from the White House, next to a majestic statue of Andrew Jackson on a horse.


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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Travel: Chicago's vibrant Pilsen neighborhood

The most happening new spot in Chicago's emerging Pilsen neighborhood is Thalia Hall, where you can sip a cocktail in the throwback basement bar, dine in a ground-floor restaurant and and enjoy live music upstairs.


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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Gay Weho Travel to an Ocean Light Paradise: Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta on the Pacific coast is just 976 miles from Los Angeles and a two hour and 45 minute flight.


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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Study says national parks boost economy in West

National parks and monuments boosted the economies of surrounding communities in Wyoming, Montana and Idaho by a combined $1.15 billion last year, according to a new study.


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The Winnipeg Free Press

A century-old love story

KEN GIGLIOTTI / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS Lori and Darrell Lafond discovered 100 love letters hidden under the floorboards of their home during a renovation.


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The Virginian-Pilot

Oscar Smith grad Andrew Brown hits the red carpet

University of Virginia freshman football player Andrew Brown, left, and the 2014 NBA MVP Kevin Durant share a moment on the red carpet before the ESPY Awards at the Nokia Theatre on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, in Los Angeles.


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