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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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Globe and Mail

Ottawa seeks to boost ties with UAE

Foreign Minister, John Baird, was forced to mend relations with the UAE in recent years after a dispute over airline landing rights, cutting off Canadian access to a military base.


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Business Journal

Why the real Diagon Alley biz magic will happen later this year

Four or more hours. That's the average wait tourists are enduring just to see parts of Universal Orlando Resort's new Wizarding World of Harry Potter.


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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Toronto Star

Exploitation of servants sparks embassy crackdown in Ottawa

The federal government has temporarily barred several embassies and high commissions from employing new domestic staff after evidence that workers were being exploited, documents reveal.


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The Fairfield Ledger

Dickinson visits U.S. capital on 4-H trip

Citizenship Washington Focus participants from Region 19, including Jefferson County 4-H member and Van Buren High School student Sam Dickinson, left, touch the geographical center of Washington, D.C., which is located in the capital building.


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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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ABC News

Boeing Raises Forecast for New Airplane Demand

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


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Maui Weather Today

Hawaiian Islands Weather details & Aloha Paragraphs / July 10-11, 2014

Air Temperatures ranged between these warmest and coolest spots near sea level - and on the highest mountain tops on Maui and the Big Islanda Haleakala Summit - 48 Mauna Kea Summit - 34 Here's a link to the live web cam on the summit of near 13,800 foot Mauna Kea on the Big Island of Hawaii.


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Edmonton Journal

After hours like family get-together for Streetfest entertainers in Edmonton

Pogo Fred unwinds in the hospitality suit in the Westin Hotel after the day's shows have concluded in Edmonton, July 8, 2014.


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Truro Daily News

Nova Scotia Revealed film crew visit Ship Hector

Luke Conrad, left, and Jock Hiltz talk about the Ship Hector and its history during a film shoot at the Heritage Quay on Wednesday as part of travel documentary series Nova Scotia Revealed.


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St. Albert Gazette

Art Walk on Whyte this weekend

Lorraine Shulba is a St. Albert-raised visual artist who is set to participate in the Whyte Ave. Art Walk for the 12th year in a row.


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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Happy Wanderer: At San Francisco Bay's East Brother Light Station, innkeepers wanted

Wanted: Couple to run Victorian B&B on an island in the strait that separates San Francisco Bay and San Pablo Bay.


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Escape to Springfield, Illinois

In the very beginning of our summer road trip to explore the Land of Lincoln, we embarked upon Highway 72 in Illinois in Urbana-Champaign , traveled west approximately 50 miles to Decatur, , then another 39 miles into Springfield.


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