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  1. Column: It's time to bring a better campus life to Biscayne BayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Beacon

    With only about 15 percent of University students enrolled at the Biscayne Bay Campus, it's no wonder that students at the bay feel left out of a more vibrant campus life than at the Modesto A. Maidique Campus. According to Adly Norelus, Assistant Director at the BBC Enrollment Center, between 8,000 and 10,000 students are enrolled at the campus out of the current 54,000 total number of students that attend FIU.


  2. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Business Wire

    SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Medbox, Inc. and Its Board of Directors and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of March 23, 2015 )--Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the USDC for the Central District of California on behalf of investors who purchased Medbox, ... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Nitromifene Industry, 2009-2019" r... Leonard Sokolow Joins Newbridge Financial, Inc. as CEO and President and Will Also Serve as the Chairman of Primary Subsidiary, Newbridge Securities Corporation )--Newbridge Financial, Inc. , a diversified holding company in the financial services industry, is proud to announce that Leonard Sokolow has joined the firm... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Ethyleneamine Industry, ... (more)


  3. Want Better TripAdvisor Rankings? Do These 3 Things.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hotel News Resource

    To date, there are 4.4 million hotels and other travel businesses listed on TripAdvisor. You deserve to be at the top - you know it, your staff knows it.


  4. Google's Schmidt meets EU competition chief to discuss antitrust woesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

    It was the first time Google executives got the chance to discuss the case with the EU's new antitrust chief Google chairman Eric Schmidt and other company officials have met with the EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager to discuss the ongoing antitrust investigation into Google's search practices. The Monday meeting was the first time Google executives had the chance to talk to Vestager about the antitrust case since she took over from her predecessor, Joaquin Almunia, on Nov. 1 last year.


  5. Carnival increasing cruise capacity in New Orleans, Carnival Triumph joins Carnival DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Carnival Cruise Lines said Monday it is increasing its cruise capacity in New Orleans by replacing the smaller Carnival Elation ship with the Carnival Triumph. Carnival Triumph will shift from Galveston to New Orleans to launch year-round four- and five-day cruises to Mexico beginning April 4, 2016.


  6. Worker visiting Broward County tests positive for rubellaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    A 37-year-old man visiting Broward County from outside the United States tested positive last week for rubella, according to the Florida Department of Health in Broward County. Cynthia Martinez, director of global corporate communications at Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., said the man, from the Philippines, was working as an IT contractor out of the company's Miramar office on Feb. 23. He wasn't feeling well at work so the company suggested he go to an urgent care clinic.


  7. Starwood Hotels & Resorts to Grow Portfolio by More Than 40 New...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts to Grow Portfolio by More Than 40 New Hotels and Resorts across Europe in the Next Five Years Company Aggressively Expands in Turkey with Opening of The St. Regis Istanbul Marking the Entry of the Luxury St. Regis Brand in the Country Record Year of Signings Driven by Conversion Deals with Accelerated Growth in 2015 ) today announced it is on track to open more than 40 new hotels and resorts across Europe in the next five years, expanding its portfolio by almost 30% with openings in both fast-growing and established markets. Further underlining its long-term growth strategy, Starwood is set to open five new hotels in Turkey this year, including The St. Regis Istanbul which just opened on March 1st.


  8. 'Chav cheap trash' restaurant boss describes vitriolic...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    Mike Hymanson, the owner of 47 King Street West, said it was 'regrettable' cruel jibes were made about the bride-to-be Melissa Grogan-Morgan and her family and friends The shocking reply, which has since been deleted along with the restaurant's Facebook and Twitter pages, said: "The chaviest worst most vile people ever to grace our restaurant." Mr Hymanson, who received an OBE for services to charity, said: "The entire incident is regrettable and it has been both investigated and dealt with internally."


  9. West Hollywood: San Vicente Bungalows: A Chic Place to Lay Low in West HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HotelChatter

    Nearly two years ago , news came out that Sunset Tower hotelier Jeff Klein had purchased a "clothing optional gay motel" in West Hollywood. At the time, the spot was known not just for its lax clothing policy but also for the drug habits of its guests.


  10. These are the top 20 restaurants in Wales according to TripAdvisor reviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    A cosy tearoom, Indian restaurant and fine-dining eatery staffed by prisoners are among the top restaurants named in the TripAdvisor list The likes of Michelin-starred The Checkers at Montgomery, The Potted Pig in Cardiff, and Swansea's La Braseria were pipped to the post in the top 20 list. Set in beautifully landscaped grounds, De Courcey's Manor caters for private diners through to lavish gala dinners on week days and serves up traditional roasts on Sunday's.


  11. Hot Openings: Park Hyatt debuts in SanyaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Hotels

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  12. Royal Caribbean saying goodbye to Splendour of the SeasRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Royal Caribbean Splendour of the Seas was built in 1996. It will leave Royal Caribbean in April 2016.


  13. Google's Schmidt meets with EU antitrust chief amid probeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CNET

    An ongoing investigation into Google's search practices could lead to the company getting nailed with billions of dollars in fines. Google's Eric Schmidt talked with the EU's antitrust chief Monday, but details about the meeting haven't been released.


  14. Llanberis tearoom voted number one in Wales according to TripAdvisor travellersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

    The likes of Michelin-starred The Checkers at Montgomery, The Potted Pig in Cardiff, and Swansea's La Braseria were pipped to the post in the top 20 list. Set in a traditional 18th century cottage on the lower slopes of Snowdon , Penceunant Isaf Tea Rooms is a walker's cafA and serves light snacks and a selection of hot and cold drinks.


  15. Best Western Introduces Vib and BW Premier Collection in Berlin at the...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    "We believe VA b is a particularly good fit for the major cities in Europe because of its design and business model and the BW Premier Collection is an attractive proposition for independent hotels." Best Western International President & CEO David Kong Best Western International recently launched two new global hotel products, VA b an urban boutique hotel concept and the BW Premier Collection , a soft brand targeting upscale and luxury independent hotels.


  16. #Jobs in Tourism and Hospitality Outpacing all Other Industries,...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Booming travel and tourism industry creates unprecedented number of jobs for professional tour directors and tour guides of all ages. Hiring was exceptionally brisk at the recent International Tour Management Institute Symposium in Newport, RI.


  17. OpenTable Unveils Rebrand to Deepen Connection with Diners and RestaurantsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    For the first time in more than a decade, OpenTable , the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations and part of The Priceline Group , unveiled a rebrand to further its mission of powering great dining experiences. Core elements of the new OpenTable brand include a reimagined company logo mark and tagline, as well as a fresh and current look and feel of the web and mobile experiences for both diners and restaurants.


  18. 10 best cheap London cafes and restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    If you're looking for a cheap London restaurant, search no more. Here's the best budget eats, as based on the verdicts of hundreds of happy eaters Whether you're a Londoner or just visiting, finding a cheap place to eat can be a challenge.


  19. Online Travel Agency Musings: Priceline, Expedia, TripAdvisor, Travelzoo, CtripRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

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  20. Code Fellows Launches Advanced Programmer Training in Chicago's 1871Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Freshnews

    CHICAGO & SEATTLE -- -- Code Fellows , a Seattle-based digital trade school, today announced that it is expanding its operations into Chicago - one of the nation's fastest growing and most vibrant tech communities - via 1871, Chicago's entrepreneurial hub for digital startups. Code Fellows will offer its intensive, eight-week Full-Stack JavaScript Development Accelerator course, designed to teach programmers with approximately 2 years of experience in web development how to advance their careers with some of the top tech companies in Chicago.