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31 min ago | CNN

Flight diverted over legroom fight

What are the most annoying habits on airplanes? A series of seat recline skirmishes has passengers talking about the aggravations of air travel.


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4 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

Behind the Headlines: Nato summit will focus world's eyes upon us

President Barack Obama waves at the end of his news conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, Friday, Dec. 20, 2013.


Related Topix: Travel, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Washington, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

8 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

Clarksville's Customs House Museum September 2014 Exhibits and Activities

The Customs House Museum and Cultural Center is located in historic downtown Clarksville, Tennessee.


Related Topix: Tennessee, Clarksville, TN, Painting, Arts, Travel, World News, Afghanistan, Murfreesboro, TN

12 hrs ago | Mother Jones

Exclusive Premiere of Moby's New Video, "The Last Day"

Moby is tired. Since he released his 11th and latest studio album, Innocents , last October, the six-time Grammy nominee has been crisscrossing the country on tour and spinning DJ sets at electronic dance music festivals, not to mention starring in a video with Miley Cyrus and Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne .


Related Topix: Electronic, Moby, Herman Melville, Travel, Activism

16 hrs ago | Switched

Eric Cantor To Join Investment Bank Moelis & Co. As Vice Chairman And Managing Director

Former U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor will join investment bank Moelis & Co as vice chairman and managing director, the company said, adding that Cantor will also be elected to its board.


Related Topix: US Politics, Eric Cantor, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Travel, Tea Party, Representative Diane Black

Mon Sep 01, 2014


Exclusive: From Seoul to Mexico City, pressure mou...

Washington is facing growing international pressure to ease its long standing ban on crude oil exports, with South Korea and Mexico joining the European Union in pressing the case for U.S. oil shipments overseas.


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Cuba cracks down on goods in travelers' luggage

Lugging duffel bags crammed with soap, socks, toys and other hard-to-obtain consumer goods, travelers arriving in Cuba on Monday complained that new government restrictions on their imports would leave their families wanting.


Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, TV, Electronics, Travel

The Raw Story

Eruption of Yellowstone supervolcano could spell the end of the US: geologists

According to an article published by United States Geological Survey scientist Larry Mastin in the latest edition of Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems , an eruption of the supervolcano beneath Yellowstone National Park would blanket much of the United States in a meter of ash.


Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Geology, Science, Travel, US National Parks, Yellowstone National Park

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Garcetti to announce $13.25 minimum wage plan at Labor Day rally

Mayor Eric Garcetti is expected to announce his proposal to raise the Los Angeles minimum wage to $13.25 an hour during a Labor Day rally in South Los Angeles.


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World's best wine-tasting experience

"Beyond the hedonism of tasting these wines -- and the hedonism of tasting these wines is going to be off the charts -- I think there will be two very important ideas that come out of this," says wine educator and "The Wine Bible" author Karen MacNeil as we share a bottle of Stony Hill 2012 Napa Valley Gewurztraminer over lunch.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Travel, Agriculture, Science, Yountville, CA

Cape Cod Times

US judge blocks enforcement of new Louisiana abortion law

A federal judge has temporarily blocked Louisiana from enforcing its restrictive new abortion law.


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'Knee defender' sales take off despite heated fights over device...

A 2006 file photo of the Knee Defender, a gadget that allows passengers stop those in front of them from reclining.


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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights

Severe thunderstorms across the Northeast on Sunday slowed operations at airports, wreaked havoc at outdoor sporting and musical events in New York and Philadelphia and sent people scurrying from a beach after three men were struck by lightning.

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Related Topix: Weather, Travel, Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters

Cinema Blend News

One Of These 3 Actors Could Be The Escape From New York Remake's Snake Plissken

It was more than seven years ago that we first learned Hollywood was planning a remake of John Carpenter's classic action film Escape From New York , and while we've heard regular updates over the years, the reality is that the project has never been able to budge out of development hell.


Related Topix: Escape from New York, Thriller, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, John Carpenter, Travel, Pacific Rim, Charlie Hunnam

Cuba cracks down on goods in flyers' luggage

A carload of burly nephews and grandsons greeted Martha and Alfredo Gonzalez when they stepped out of Havana's international airport into the blazing heat of an August afternoon.


Related Topix: Cuba, World News, Central America, TV, Electronics, Travel

Sunpass comes to Miami-Dade causeways

Miami-Dade County will introduce the Sunpass transponder system of electronic toll collections on the Rickenbacker Causeway from Miami to Virginia Key and Key Biscayne, and the Venetian Causeway connecting Miami and Miami Beach.


Related Topix: Miami, FL, Miami Dade County, FL, Key-Biscayne, FL, North America Travel, Travel, Miami Travel

News9 Oklahoma City

Philippine troops pull 'greatest escape' in Golan

The U.S. Forest Service says a pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago continues to grow while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.


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Mary Landrieu And Her House Of Cards

This election has been most difficult for U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu with one mistake after another taking her off message.


Related Topix: Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, David Vitter, Republican, Travel, New Orleans, LA, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Opinion

Sat Aug 30, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Obamas attend wedding of White House chef

President Obama and his family traveled to New York Saturday night for the wedding of White House chef Sam Kass to MSNBC personality Alex Wagner.


Related Topix: Wedding, North America Travel, Travel, Washington D.C. Travel, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama


White House: No change to US terror warnings

That's after British authorities raised their terror threat level. Now it is at severe, the country's second highest level.


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