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1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

HotelTonight Releases the Last-Minute Booking Report

HotelTonight , the leading last-minute hotel booking app, released its first annual report today that provides insight into the mobile traveler and the last-minute hotel stay.


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5 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

Milford-based Delmarva Popcorn and Nut Company says it offers popcorn like no other, and ...

Delmarva Popcorn and Nut Company owner Mark Pena cooks his flagship popcorn flavor, Mark's Kettle-Korn, at the Rehoboth Beach Farmers Market.


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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Chronicle

Imam Adeel Zeb to replace Antepli as Muslim chaplainAleena...

Beginning Sept. 20, Imam Adeel Zeb will take on the role of Muslim chaplain and director of the Center for Muslim Life at Duke.


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Kafka Classic Metamorphosis Coming to Woolly Mammoth Theatre, 9/10-21

Fresh from their popular and critically acclaimed presentation of The Vclav Havel Project in Washington, DC and The Prague Fringe Festival, Alliance for New Music-Theatre presents a dark and comical interpretation of Franz Kafka 's iconic work through the lens of this season's complex theme, The Outsider's Outsider.


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WCNC-TV Charlotte

President Obama speaks in Charlotte

US President Barack Obama speaks at the American Legion's 96th National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, August 26, 2014.


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CBS News

Sen. Bernie Sanders hits the road, teases 2016 presidential bid

In this file photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vermont, speaks during a protest held by furloughed federal workers outside the U.S. Capitol to demand an end to the lockout of federal workers caused by the government shutdown October 4, 2013 in Washington, DC.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Bernie Sanders, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, South Carolina, Hillary Clinton, Senator Elizabeth Warren

WTMA-AM North Charleston

Man Suing British Airways for Flying Him to Grenada, Not Granada, Spain

A Maryland man is suing British Airways because of a mix-up that landed him in a completely different country from his intended destination.


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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Vietnam memorial arrives today

The three-fifths scale model of the memorial in Washington, D.C., will roll into City Park, in sections, around 5 p.m. today, escorted by Parkersburg police and more than 300 motorcyclists with the Patriot Guard, Legion Riders and others.


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The Orlando Sentinel

War memories stirred in veterans traveling to Washington

Adele Walker had been to Washington, D.C., numerous times, but a trip she took in April made the 90-year-old feel like it was the first.


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ABC News

Brits Celebrate Burning the White House 200 Years Ago, Apologize

White House After The Fire Of 1814, "A View Of The Presidents House In The City Of Washington After The Conflagration Of The 24Th August 1814 ," By George Munger, Engraved By William Strickland.


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New York Post

UK Embassy apologizes for tweet about setting White House on fire

The British Embassy in Washington, DC, mocked the United States on Twitter Sunday by joking about setting fire to the White House.


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Western Star

Back to School: Pediatricians push for later start times for teens to curb lack of sleep

Delaying the start of the school day until at least 8:30 a.m. would help curb their lack of sleep, which has been linked with poor health, bad grades, car crashes and other problems, the American Academy of Pediatrics says in a new policy.


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Sun Aug 24, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsPENNSYLVANIA Needs to Re-Affirm the American Way

You'd think that in the 21st Century, we could do things better than we did in the 1930's.


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Cape Cod Times

Obama wraps up island stay

President Obama has been challenged by Ethel Kennedy, thrust into a hugging controversy with Hillary Clinton and issued statements about troubling world events.


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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Asia News Network

BEIJING: Washington DC seeks more Chinese tourists

Capital Region USA, an organisation that promotes Washington DC, Virginia and Maryland as travel destinations, recently held a tourism promotion conference in Beijing, Hangzhou and Shanghai.


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Baby panda Bao Bao celebrates her fur-st birthday

One, two three...pand-aah. One-year-olds don't come much cuter than Bao Bao who took part in a special ceremony at her birthday party Three flags with symbolic images painted on them were placed in her pen.


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Birthday bash for U.S. National Zoo panda cub 'Bao Boa'

A rambunctious panda bear cub celebrated a rare first birthday with a special cake and traditional Chinese gifts at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington on Saturday, zoo officials said.


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Fri Aug 22, 2014


Sunday Is the 200th Anniversary of the Burning of the White House

Look around Washington D.C. this summer and you'll find parades, speeches and shows to mark the 150th anniversary of the Civil War and the 100th anniversary of World War I. Heck, there are even exhibits honoring the 25th anniversary of Prague's Velvet Revolution and the fact the 50 years ago the Beatles first invaded America, to much teenage ... (more)


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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Disney's Lion King North American Tour Celebrating Sold-Out Engagement in D.C

Disney's THE LION KING continues to reign across North America with a sold-out run in Washington, D.C., which concluded on Sunday, August 17 at the Kennedy Center Opera House.


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Bangor Daily News

Fifth Maine museum connects past and present

Visitors to Peaks Island in Casco Bay approach the 5th Maine Regiment Memorial Hall, located in the Queen Anne-style cottage that survivors of the 5th Maine Infantry Regiment constructed in 1888.


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