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  1. Panic, joy and forgiveness: a roundup of Pope Francis newsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago |

    Pope Francis celebrates a Mass at the Vatican's Santa Marta hotel, Monday, Sept. 1, 2015.


  2. Apec delegates to tour metro for 2 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Sun-Star

    Cebu, the overview. Organizers didn't say whether the tour stops for APEC delegates today and tomorrow would include this site, with its sweeping view of Metro Cebu.


  3. Southwest diverts flight; 6 passengers detainedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    A Southwest Airlines flight from San Diego to Chicago was diverted to Amarillo, Texas, after pilots reported that six passengers started swearing at flight attendants and making obscene gestures at passengers who tried to calm them down, authorities said. One passenger aboard Southwest Flight 1522 on late Monday told CNN affiliate WGN that "they were fighting with the flight attendant because the flight attendant wouldn't allow them have alcohol on the flight because they were already being too loud during the flight."


  4. Europe in new migrant standoff as figures show scale of crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Yahoo!

    Hundreds of migrants demanding to travel to Germany faced off with police outside Budapest's main railway station late Tuesday, as new figures highlighted the unprecedented scale of Europe's refugee crisis. More than 350,000 people, many from war-torn Syria, have made the perilous crossing of the Mediterranean so far this year, the International Organization for Migration said.


  5. Six ways to enjoy Kuala Lumpur whatever your budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | South China Morning Post

    Whether you can afford to indulge in luxury or you're counting your pennies, there is plenty to indulge in, see, buy, eat, or drink in Malaysia's capital According to research recently released by Deutsche Bank, Kuala Lumpur is one of the cheapest cities in the world in which to enjoy a five-star holiday. Not only are prices reasonable , there is much to see and do.


  6. Small Business: Work hacks - Steve Pirie, Unleashed Travel and Nurture ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Steve Pirie is an owner of two businesses: Unleashed Travel - which specialises in graduation celebration weeks for Kiwis and Aussies - and the Nurture Change retreat for business owners. Can you tell me about how you structure your working week to make it more productive? I used to be one of those reactive types, connected 24 hours a day and checking emails at two in the morning.


  7. Qld woman, 30, missing for two weeksRead the original story

    13 min ago | Yahoo!

    Family and friends of a woman who has been missing for more than a fortnight in far north Queensland hold concerns for her welfare. Stacie Dutaillis, 30, has not been seen since August 17 at Mt Isa, when she told family she was going to travel to Cairns.


  8. Awaiting US Avalanche, Cubans Hit The BeachRead the original story

    21 min ago | Airwise

    Cubans are flocking to the beach in record numbers before a possible end to the US travel ban that would open the gates to American tourists and bump up prices. Until 2008, the Communist government banned Cubans from tourist hotels.


  9. Chaos in Budapest train station amid Europe's migrant crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | The Tribune

    ... air. The official U-turn surprised observers, given that Hungary over the weekend had started to allow migrants to travel by train to the west without going through asylum procedures. Janos Lazar, chief of staff to Prime Minister Viktor Orban, told ...


  10. Uber loses round in legal battle with driversRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A federal judge Tuesday dealt a blow to Uber's efforts to neutralize a major legal challenge to its business model, finding that a lawsuit against the growing ride-booking company can proceed as a class action on behalf of most California drivers who have worked for the Bay Area outfit since 2009. In a 68-page ruling, U.S. District Judge Edward Chen rejected Uber's argument that the case should not proceed as a class action - an argument that would have made it far more difficult to successfully press legal claims that Uber drivers should be treated as employees instead of independent contractors.


  11. Military Training as Foreign InfluenceRead the original story

    28 min ago | Dissident Voice

    Unlike the US or France, Canada is not a leading military force in Africa. But Ottawa exerts influence through a variety of means including training initiatives.


  12. Chocolatito Rules Out Big Bear For Costa Rica CampRead the original story

    29 min ago | Boxing Scene

    It is better to be away from home and avoid distractions. Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez and his team will travel next Monday to San Jose, Costa Rica, where the triple world champion complete his preparation for the scheduled defense of his WBC flyweight title against Brian Viloria on October 17 at Madison Square Garden in New York.


  13. What Happens When Two of Ocean's Most Venomous Creatures FightRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | National Geographic

    Photographs capturing a battle royale between two of the ocean's most venomous creatures-a sea snake and a stonefish -have gone viral, but such face-offs probably aren't all that rare. An Australian spear fisherman happened upon the sea snake/stonefish fight last Thursday off Darwin, in northern Australia.


  14. 3 Pacific Cyclones, A Hurricane off Africa: What's Going On?Read the original story

    33 min ago | National Geographic

    The weather seems to be going haywire, with three simultaneous category 4 cyclones in the Pacific and what could be the easternmost hurricane to make landfall in the Atlantic. Hurricanes Kilo, Ignacio, and Jimena continue to charge across the Pacific Ocean this week.


  15. Sixers And NBA Dates For Your CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Sixer Sense

    With the imminence of the NFL roster cuts to 75 players today, it's brought me to the point of realizing that the NBA season is nearly underway. So it's as good a time as any to place the Sixers and NBA dates out there for you to reference for the upcoming NBA season.


  16. Fall Travel Trends from Travel Leaders Group - New York City and...Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | PRWeb

    Travelers are in a New York State of Mind for the Remainder of 2015; New Survey Also Reveals Top Types of Trips and Destinations for Millennial Travelers Fall is the perfect time for apples, whether it's apple crisp or The Big Apple. Today, travel industry powerhouse Travel Leaders Group released findings from its most recent nationwide survey of travel agents and New York City ranks as the top domestic destination for travel during the remainder of 2015 - a spot typically held by Orlando or Las Vegas.


  17. Peer into the world's longest tunnel that cuts under the Swiss AlpsRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Chron

    ... and Hokkaido and the world's longest road tunnel of Laerdal in Norway, paving the way for continuous high-speed rail travel between northern and southeastern Europe. Miners prepare a stone wall for detonation at the construction site for the ...


  18. Terra Linda students set to study climate change in MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Marin Independent Journal

    Terra Linda High School students will meet former Vice President Al Gore at a Climate Reality Leadership Corps training session in Miami. They're cleaning up Marin creeks, writing energy-conserving apps, harvesting organic tomatoes, and, in a few weeks, students at Terra Linda High's Marin School of Environmental Leadership will be meeting Al Gore at a Miami climate science conference.


  19. A smooth first day for Malaysia Airlines BerhadRead the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | The Star Online

    ... wish to be identified, said whether it was called MAS or MAB, the national carrier had always been his choice for air travel. An MAB employee at the registration counter said there was increased workload for him now due to the airline's reduced ...


  20. 'Disappointing' number of Canadian travellers took Nova StarRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | CBC News

    ... operations". Nova Star Cruises says it is preparing for the 2016 sailing season by registering and attending travel and trade shows. But the province's decision about whether Nova Star Cruises will be awarded the operational contract for that season ...