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3 hrs ago | KSL-TV

3 etiquette tips for people riding public transportation

UTA has been expanding its train and bus services so rapidly, Salt Lake City may eventually become a car-less commuter city like Washington, D.C., or New York City.


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4 hrs ago | WESH-TV

Dog-friendly spots in Central Florida

There is no shame in admitting one's love for their canine. They sleep in your bed, play with your kids and even eat off your plates.


Related Topix: Orlando, FL, us Travel, Travel, Orlando Travel

8 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

Tuna the Instagram dog, whose owner comes from Mayfield Heights, will ...

There are a few things you really should know about Tuna, the "Chiweenie" dog owned by Courtney Dasher, a Mayfield Heights native.


Related Topix: Mayfield Heights, OH, us Travel, Los Angeles Travel, Travel, National Geographic, Cleveland, OH

12 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

Inflation climbs to 1.5 per cent as economists look for prices to keep rising

The Vancouver Canucks have the sixth overall pick in the June 27-28 NHL Entry Draft.


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16 hrs ago |

State Could Spend $100 Million on Obama Library - WTH?

Mike Madigan wants the state to put up $100 million - and maybe even more - to build Barack Obama's presidential library in Chicago.


Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat, us Travel, Travel, Chicago Travel, Illinois Travel, Illinois, Illinois Government

Thu Apr 17, 2014

KABC-AM Los Angeles

'Horseless E-Carriage' Debuts in Time for NY Auto Show

As New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio tries to ban horse-drawn carriages in the city, an animal advocacy group is pushing an alternative to the tourist attraction with "Horseless eCarriages."


Related Topix: Travel, us Travel, New York City Travel, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York Government

Saffron Walden Reporter

Uttlesford teenagers to longboard across US in bid to compete with top documentary film-makers

From left, David, Oliver, Rupert and Bailey filming their Kickstarter video Bradley was not able to be there for the making of the video.


Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Travel, us Travel, Los Angeles Travel, World News, Cambridgeshire County, England,

Michelle Obama: High school diploma is not enough

It may be a few years before the first daughters head to college, but Michelle Obama is already brainstorming a dorm room checklist while encouraging high school students to dream big about their education beyond graduation.


Related Topix: Michelle Obama, Education Etc., Howard University, us Travel, Travel, Chicago Travel, University of Wisconsin Madison, Northwestern University

Concert preview: Eliana Cuevas is a musical explorer

The Venezuelan-born singer, a resident of Toronto for nearly two decades, has always had the travel bug and that fascination for "exploring" inspires her music.


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The Miami Herald

Charlotte Olympia opens store at Bal Harbour Shops; Nicholas Kirkwood opens pop-up shop

Charlotte Olympia opens at Bal Harbour Shops on Friday, her first store in the Southeast and third in the country; Nicholas Kirkwood just opened a pop-up store, too.


Related Topix: New York, us Travel, Travel, Miami Travel

The San Francisco Foghorn

USF Welcomes New President Father Fitz

The presidential search ended last week with the Board of Trustees voting unanimously to elect the Reverend Paul J. Fitzgerald S.J. as the 28th president of the University of San Francisco.


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'Real Housewives of New York City' Recap: A 'Real ...

In the latest episode of Real Housewives of New York City, the ladies seem like they may be taking a brief trip down to the Valley of the Dolls .


Related Topix: us Travel, New York City Travel, Human Sexuality

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Green councillor wants whales, dolphins question on Vancouver's election ballot

A multi-story ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by ships and helicopters.


Related Topix: Travel, Vancouver, Canada Travel, Canada Travel, Education Etc.

The Huffington Post

America's Top Young Scientists Warn Of Systemic Brain Drain: Colleagues 'Sort Of Disappear'

APRIL 07: U.S. President Barack Obama visits with students in a 10th grade Microbiology class at Bladensburg High School April 7, 2014 in Bladensburg, Maryland.


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What Milwaukeeans can do for Earth Day

What are the best ways for picking up your dog's poop or droppings? Stanley Coren has a few suggestions.


Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Home Gardening, Home, us Travel, Travel, Wisconsin Travel

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Romanian poet, dissident Nina Cassian dies

Romanian poet and translator Nina Cassian , who obtained political asylum in the United States after the Communist-era secret police found her critical poems scribbled in a friend's diary, has died in New York City.


Related Topix: World News, Romania, Europe, Prison, us Travel, Travel, New York City Travel, Bucharest, Romania Travel, Romania Travel, Europe Travel,

The Baltimore Sun

Paper or plastic? [Commentary]

Cash: At the Hot Stove restaurant on Cape Cod, which I visit every summer vacation for one of their tasty burgers served on English muffins, patrons must pay their tab in cash or by check.


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Navy Pier celebrates its 100 year anniversary with a new look

Navy Pier has had many incarnations. It has been a Naval training center, a school and a big empty, unused space.


Related Topix: Chicago, IL, us Travel, Travel, Chicago Travel

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Washington Times

Kreidler to meet with Obama on health care reform

Washington state Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler is traveling to Washington, D.C. to discuss health care reform issues with President Barack Obama.


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Las Vegas a bicycle haven

For a city synonymous with late nights, Late Night Trailhead just outside of Las Vegas is decidedly different.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, us Travel, THQ, Las Vegas, NV, Travel, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Travel, Video Games