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  1. The Canyon Suites at The Phoenician Named Top 10 Hotel by U.S. News...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The Canyon Suites at The Phoenician, Arizona's only Forbes Five Star, AAA Five Diamond resort-within-a-resort, has been recognized as one of the 10 best hotels in the country by U.S. News & World Report. The boutique hotel ranks eighth on the publication's list of 50 Best Hotels in the USA for 2015, jumping 23 spots from No.

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  2. How Yahoo will cash in its $50b Alibaba stake without paying taxRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Age

    Marissa Mayer, chief executive of Yahoo, has announced that the internet company would spin off its 15 per cent stake in Alibaba, China's leading e-commerce company, into a separate company, avoiding any taxes on the transaction. The decision, which Wall Street has been waiting for since Mayer joined the company in 2012, cheered shareholders since they will directly reap all the remaining profit from Yahoo's prescient investment, which cost virtually nothing a decade ago but is now worth about $US39.5 billion .

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  3. Rancho Valencia ranked No. 1 in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Rancho Valencia, for the first time, has been named No. 1 hotel in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

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  4. Manatee herd closes Three Sisters SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Cold weather and high tides have forced manatees to take shelter in Three Sisters Springs, and now the area is closed to protect the sea cows. Manatee herd closes Three Sisters Springs Cold weather and high tides have forced manatees to take shelter in Three Sisters Springs, and now the area is closed to protect the sea cows.

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  5. American Shared Hospital Services: Improving Earnings And Value Creation UncoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Our price target is $6.30 per share, indicating 152% upside potential over next 12 months from the current stock price of $2.50 per share. American Shared Hospital Services provides stereotactic radiosurgery and radiation therapy equipment to medical centers.

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  6. Expedia Boosts Its North American Dominance By Acquiring TravelocityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The 2013 agreement between Expedia and Sabre, provided Expedia with the option to acquire certain assets from Travelocity at a later date. On January 23, Expedia , the world's second largest online travel services provider , acquired Travelocity for $280 million, from its parent company Sabre Corp. The acquisition pertains to Travelocity's websites in the U.S. and Canada [ 1 ] Sabre had already entered an agreement to sell Travelocity Europe, better known as LastMinute.com, for $120 million to Switzerland-based Bravofly.

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  7. HotelTonight adds new features for steeper discountsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Last-minute lodging reservation apps are a dime a dozen these days, and they're all founded on the same premise: helping people find empty bookings at deeply discounted rates on very short notice. However, thanks to a few new features, HotelTonight might stand out from the pack.

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  8. Watch video as Coast Guard medevacs ailing baby from cruise ship in gulf: AL.comRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    The Carnival Triumph cruise ship sits anchored at the Erato Street Cruise Terminal on Wednesday, November 11, 2009. A sick 8-month-old baby was successfully evacuated from a Carnival Cruise ship in the Gulf of Mexico 140 miles southeast of Galveston, Texas, according to AL.com.

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  9. Jay Chou and the draw of destination weddings: How Selby went globalRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The post-pit town of Selby in Yorkshire is an unlikely place to see eager crowds of Taiwanese and Chinese tourists stepping off coaches.

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  10. Another reunion on tap for Circus World workers, fansRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Disney's Hollywood Studios said goodbye to its Studio Backlot Tour, one of the theme park's original attractions. The last day of the attraction was Sept.

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  11. The Global Hospitality Sector to Make Further Gains During 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Hotel News Resource

    The travel and tourism industry contributes 9.5% of gross domestic product globally - An increase in global capital will lead to new and innovative property developments - 'Less is more' for growing bands of millennial and millennial-minded travelers The global hospitality sector riding a broad wave of growth, innovation and demand is in a strong position to make further gains during 2015 as fresh capital from new locales increases the number of industry participants and creates an attractive atmosphere for acquisitions, according to EY's Global hospitality insights: Top thoughts for 2015. The impact of hospitality on our global economy is growing.

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  12. Super Bowl 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    Biggest controversies, scandals in sports' history Click here to see some of the biggest controversies and scandals in the history of sports. Sibling rivalries in sports Sports rivalries are great, but sibling rivalries are better.

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  13. Ritz-Carlton Petaling Jaya to Open 2016 in MalaysiaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Hotel News Resource

    The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. plans to open its second luxury hotel in Malaysia in one of the fastest growing catchment areas known as the Petaling Jaya Golden Triangle, within a development named Empire City. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. plans to open its second luxury hotel in Malaysia in one of the fastest growing catchment areas known as the Petaling Jaya Golden Triangle, within a development named Empire City.

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  14. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. Announces Plans for New Urban...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WebWire

    The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. plans to open its second luxury hotel in Malaysia in one of the fastest growing catchment areas known as the Petaling Jaya Golden Triangle, within a development named Empire City. In a signing ceremony, the agreement was officially sealed by Dato' Ng Yee Teck representing MEH; Mr Kevin Chen for The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company; and Ms Natallie Leong for Knight Frank Sdn Bhd.

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  15. Royal Caribbean President Explains The 3 Things You Need To Advance In Your CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    When people ask Adam Goldstein, the president and chief operating officer of Royal Caribbean Cruises, how to get to the next level in their careers, he always has the same answer. "You need to be excellent, you need to be patient, and you need to be lucky," Goldstein tells Business Insider.

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  16. Carnival, China Merchants Sign MOURead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Marine News

    MOU will explore both Port & Destination Development and Ship-Owning joint ventures with the goal of potentially launching China's first world-class domestic cruise brand. Carnival Corporation & plc has signed a memorandum of understanding with China Merchants Group to explore the possibility of two joint ventures designed to accelerate the development and growth of the overall cruise industry in China.

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  17. 7 tech-fueled tips to make your travel easy and funRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Business Journal

    Be it business or pleasure, incorporating technology into your travel experience will make your adventures easier and more fun. Before leaving, check out these seven tech-fueled tips for great travel.

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  18. How Google, TripAdvisor and Yelp can help your businessRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Business Journal

    There's one key thing Google , TripAdvisor and Yelp all have in common that you need to know for your business: They can enhance your search engine optimization. Online reviews often are overlooked by many companies for a variety of reasons.

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  19. Expedia Buys Rival Travelocity for $280 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    Online travel agency Expedia Inc. has purchased competitor Travelocity from Sabre Corp. in a $280-million cash deal, the companies said Friday. Users of the service should not notice any change as a result of the purchase because Expedia has powered Travelocity's websites under a 2013 marketing agreement.

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  20. Viewer Votes Help Determine Big Game AdRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | DVDCreation Reviews

    Brands compete in the ultimate commercial showdown, telling their best standout stories in a lineup of ads clamoring to be remembered. Consumers have high expectations for Super Bowl ads.

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