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53 min ago | Sys-Con Media

Real Hospitality Group Expands Portfolio, Opening the Home2 Suites Long Island City

Executives at Real Hospitality Group announced today they have opened the new Home2 Suites by Hilton Long Island City - Manhattan View.


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Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

George W. Bush Just Took The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge And It's Pretty Hilarious

3 hrs ago | The Moultrie News

Gibbes Museum of Art presents Tod Williams and Billie Tsien

On Nov. 19, the Gibbes Museum of Art will present its annual Distinguished Lecture featuring New York-based and internationally acclaimed architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien whose design of the Barnes Foundation and the Philadelphia Museum of Art is critically acclaimed.


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8 hrs ago | CBC News

Tuktoyaktuk road may shift tourism dollars north from Inuvik

Dipping a toe, a foot or taking a full plunge in the Arctic Ocean is one reason why tourists visit Tuktoyaktuk, N.W.T., a "Where else in Canada, literally can you get in your car in Vancouver and end up at the Arctic Ocean?" said Jackie Challis.


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12 hrs ago |

Shuttle buses from Chicago O'Hare for downtown hotels

Arriving passengers at Chicago O'Hare International Airport bound for downtown Chicago have approximately 17 miles remaining in the journey.


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Tue Aug 19, 2014

WIBW-TV Topeka

In New York, Babysitting Comes At A Price

It seems like a parental dream: A college-educated babysitter shows up, leads your kids through homework, dinnertime and a masterpiece art project, cleans the house and then gives you a report card of how the evening went.


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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Lahaina Harbor improvements focus on pedestrians

A plan to revitalize the area around Maui's Lahaina Harbor will focus on pedestrians, with improvements to sidewalks, lighting, benches and native plants, organizers said.


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The Las Vegas Sun

Zak Bagans' hit 'Ghost Adventures' returns for Season 10 on Travel Channel

"Ghost Adventures" on Travel Channel with Nick Groff, Zak Bagans, guest Vince Neil and Aaron Goodwin at the Riviera in Las Vegas.


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Alex Colville exhibition set to launch at AGO

Master painter Alex Colville is remembered for his ability to immortalize the seemingly mundane moments of everyday life, often with tense and haunting undertones.


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The Globe and Mail

Ford softens tone on streetcars, but opposes all-door boarding

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has shifted his position on the city's transit options, calling the streetcars he once disdained "pretty efficient" and announcing plans to fund improving the existing system should he be re-elected.


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Star Phoenix

Politically charged issue dominates doc talks

A cynic might already have concluded that the Toronto Blue Jays played way over their heads in May. At the time, however, that 21-9 record was real.


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Marine News

Liebherr 1000 EC-H Tower Cranes in Demand Worldwide

Since its successful launch of the 1000 EC-H at the Bauma 2013 in Munich, the largest standard crane in the EC-H series has been proving its worth in prestigious projects around the world.


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National anthem singer arrives in Hawaii

It only takes about 90 seconds for Janine Stange to sing the National Anthem. Just enough time to spread a message of patriotism.


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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Wall Street Journal

HitchBOT Draws Fans with Cross-Canada Journey

The anthropomorphic robot named hitchBOT sits on the shoulder of Highway 102 to begin its 6000 kilometer cross country journey outside of Halifax, Nova Scotia, July 27, 2014.


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Outdoor movies continue to offer weekly diversions as summer winds down

The summer festivals are tapering off, Lollapalooza is over, and Taste of Chicago is merely a memory.


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Racism common at WW1 recruiting stations

Linda Kawamoto Reid, chair of the Japanese Canadian War Memorial Committee, stands for a photograph at the memorial in Stanley Park in Vancouver, B.C., on Tuesday August 5, 2014.


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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Service links 3 Dodgeville High grads serving in Afghanistan

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.


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The Winnipeg Free Press

English Bay a beacon for runners, sunbathers and sightseers in Vancouver

English Bay offers a spectacular view, ships anchored in the water, an expansive number of beaches and a surprising amount of art.


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14:53 Filmmakers of Kurmanjan Datka arrive in Montreal to prepare for ...

The filmmakers of Kurmanjan Datka has arrived in Montreal to prepare for participation in the Film Festival, the Embassy of Kyrgyzstan to the United States and Canada said on August 18. Film's producer Jyldyzkan Joldosheva, film director Sadyk Sher-Niyaz, main actress Elina Abay kyzy, associate producer Brett Syson and assistant director ... (more)


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Executive Suite: John Costanzo, Jericho

Canadians are buying more products from the United States with their stronger dollar and their ability to make Internet purchases, which means double-digit growth for the Canadian shipping company Purolator International in Jericho, according to John Costanzo, president.


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Sun Aug 17, 2014


From Freo to Emmy winner

Patrick Clair and Raoul Marks at the 2014 Creative Arts Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles.


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