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1 hr ago | 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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1 hr ago | 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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3 hrs ago | 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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7 hrs ago | 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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10 hrs ago | 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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Trick Dog unveils new San Francisco...

Changing the cocktail menu at the Mission bar has become a ritual of sorts, with the Bon Vivants behind the bar doing a new one every six months.


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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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CBC News

Manitoba flooding: Assiniboine River to crest near Portage la Prairie

The Assiniboine River is expected to crest today near Portage la Prairie, Man., as floodwaters from the river travel east toward Winnipeg and other communities.


Related Topix: Canada, Travel, Canada Travel, Winnipeg, Canada Travel, Natural Disasters, Flood

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The York Daily Record

5 things about Cleveland, likely GOP host in 2016

Good or bad, Cleveland - all but certain to host the Republican Party's presidential nominating convention in 2016 - is hard to ignore.


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Celebrating summer in Springfield, Illinois

Learn about Springfield Illinois, the town where Abraham Lincoln begun his political life and experience its tourist attractions such as Lincoln's old law office and the Lincoln Home national historic site.


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Vancouver Courier


Vancouver-based artist Shawn Hunt's work will be on display at Macaulay and Co. as part of this weekend's Flats Block Party.


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The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Lyft gives up pink mustaches to challenge Uber in New York City

Lyft Inc. is taking its ride-sharing service into New York this week and is abandoning its trademark pink mustaches in the process, taking on rival Uber Technologies Inc. in one of the biggest U.S. markets.


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Time to put an end to dishonest fuel surcharges?

When my client had to cancel an intra-Africa ticket because of a canceled business meeting, she expected it to be nonrefundable.


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USA Today

Las Vegas' The LINQ adds a hotel and casino

The Quad Resort will be flipped once again to create the new, $223 million LINQ Hotel & Casino, which is now taking reservations for October.


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Crain's Chicago Busines

United accused of improperly bumping baggage

A Chicago resident alleges that United Airlines improperly leaves passenger luggage off flights rather than cargo when necessary to keep a plane at proper flying weight.


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Smoke from northern fires affects Edmonton air quality

Alberta Health Services has issued a precautionary air quality advisory for the Edmonton area because of smoke blowing in from wildfires in the Northwest Territories.


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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Topeka air service numbers looking up after six months

Doug Henkle of Garden City waits in the lobby of Topeka Regional Airport Monday afternoon for his flight to O'Hare International Airport in Chicago.


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Bellingham Herald

Business Highlights

As the company began developing new small cars in the late 1990s, it listened to customers who complained about "cheap-feeling" switches that required too much effort to turn.


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