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Lots to See and Do in Springfield, Illinois

The Lincoln Home National Historic Site is a several square block, cobblestoned, foot traffic-only area that includes the Visitor Center, Lincoln Home and a handful of other residences situated in this historic Lincoln-era neighborhood.


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Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Firestone Live nightspot puts new emphasis on concerts

As Firestone Live celebrates its 21st anniversary as a downtown Orlando nightspot, owner Jan Harrold is looking toward the club's future.


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Fire at NYC's Rockefeller Center injures 6

Six people suffered minor burns after a fire broke out in the observation deck at New York City's Rockefeller Center Sunday night, a fire official said.


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Globe and Mail

Airlines to fight 'unbelievably punitive' Ontario fuel tax

Canada's airlines and airports are gearing up to fight Ontario's plan to more than double the tax on aviation fuel, arguing it will increase the number of Canadians travelling out of U.S. airports where taxes and fees are substantially lower.

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The Washington Post

Search for missing US man leads to body in Mexico

U.S. authorities have traveled to southwestern Mexico to help determine whether a body found there is that of a New York man who vanished while riding his motorcycle to Brazil for the World Cup.


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WPTV Local News

A kid-friendly guide to the Windy City

The Windy City has plenty of kid-friendly attractions to keep even the pickiest of children - and adults - pleased during your vacation.

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The News Tribune

A true California adventure

Taking the kids to Mount Rainier National Park for their first hike is tradition for many families.


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It's sweet success for these cupcake aficionados in Bedford

Andy Thibodeau, co-owner of Cupcakes 101, sprinkled a tray of cupcakes behind the counter of her Bedford store Thursday afternoon.


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Sat Jul 12, 2014

St. Cloud Times

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KHOU-TV Houston

TV's 'Cake Boss' helped from fogged-in boat in NYC

A summer sunset boat trip turned out to be no cake walk for reality TV's "Cake Boss."


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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

A Wisconsin epidemic: imprisoning black men

The Rev. Willie Brisco, president of MICAH, the coalition of Milwaukee innercity religious congregations, said the religious community needs to be the voice of those who are not being heard.


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3 remain hospitalized after Grand Teton bus crash

Three people injured when a tourist bus flipped on its side in Grand Teton National Park remain in the hospital.


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Austrian Airlines expands its New York/New Jersey market

Talk about making as splash. Austrian Airlines took that phrase to a whole new level with its arrival at Newark Liberty International Airport.


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Becca Tobin's boyfriend found dead: 'Glee' star's beau Matt Bendik died in hotel

" Glee " star Becca Tobin 's boyfriend was found dead in a Philadelphia hotel room on Thursday morning.


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Fri Jul 11, 2014


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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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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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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San Gabriel Valley Tribune

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

Go to 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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National Journal

Three diehard Saints fans during the miraculous 2010 championship....

If you are someone who loves visiting New Orleans for the great food, terrific jazz, and unparalleled nightlife, or for the unique history and architecture, and you don't want that idyllic image complicated in any way, you should probably avoid the film.


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Officials: Man loses fingertips on Disney ride

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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