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Thanksgiving travel woes? There's an app for that

Traveling by plane, train or automobile can be a headache. Mixing in Thanksgiving can make it a migraine.

Thanksgiving travel woes? There's an app for that

Traveling by plane, train or automobile can be a headache. Mixing in Thanksgiving can make it a throbbing migraine. Technology provides some pain relief in the form of apps to let you know which... Read more »

Nov. 25, 2014

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Storm may snarl trip for Thanksgiving travelers

A nor'easter was expected to develop along the East Coast just as millions of travelers head to their Thanksgiving destinations, bringing mostly rain close to the coast, but heavier snow further... Read more »

Nov. 25, 2014

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About Utah: Now, he's been everywhere

With a trip to Israel under his belt, Stephen Negler of Farmington, Utah, has now visited every country on the planet. Read more »

Nov. 23, 2014

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US warns citizens to avoid resort of Acapulco

The U.S. Embassy in Mexico issued a security message Friday warning U.S. citizens to avoid the Pacific resort of Acapulco because of violence and protests. Read more »

Nov. 21, 2014

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Amusement parks challenged by home entertainment

Your local fun zone, amusement center and theme park is facing an existential challenge these days. Read more »

Nov. 21, 2014

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Thanksgiving getaway: 46.3 million to hit the road

The good news for Thanksgiving travelers: the price of gas is at five-year lows. The bad news: a lot more people will be on the road. Read more »

Nov. 20, 2014

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Cost of Thanksgiving is going up, but not by much

Giving thanks will be a little costlier this year, but — and here's something you can be truly thankful for — it probably won't empty your wallet. Read more »

Nov. 20, 2014

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Area 51 may be declassified, but location still attracts believers

Last year, the CIA lifted the veil of secrecy on Nevada's legendary Area 51. But that didn’t end speculation about flying saucers and aliens. Read more »

Nov. 19, 2014

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Washington gun law leads museum to remove rifles

A small museum in Washington state is removing World War II-era weapons from an exhibit to avoid having to comply with a new voter-approved law requiring background checks on gun transfers. Read more »

Nov. 19, 2014

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CDC: 172 people on cruise fell ill with norovirus

A cruise ship docked in California on Sunday after 172 people on board fell ill with the highly contagious norovirus during a nearly monthlong trip, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention... Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014

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US to screen travelers from Mali for Ebola

Travelers from Mali will be subject to the same screening and monitoring that was ordered for people arriving from three other Ebola-affected countries, U.S. health officials said Sunday. Read more »

Nov. 16, 2014

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Steve Eaton: It won’t be a wonderful life if you end up without a pink knit cap

Life gets real busy. I got a sneak peak into how I might feel about my own life if I finish it without a pink knit cap. Read more »

Nov. 14, 2014

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California cat cafe is catnip for feline fans

Cat lovers in Northern California are pouncing at the chance of spending time with feline company at a new cat cafe in Oakland. Read more »

Nov. 13, 2014

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Utah gas prices down, but 9th highest in the nation

Gas prices in Utah remain among the highest in the nation despite a recent drop at the pumps. Read more »

Nov. 11, 2014

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5 reasons Bryce Canyon should be your next weekend getaway

From it's stunning hikes, to its photographic appeal, Bryce Canyon National Park should be your next getaway. Read more »

Nov. 10, 2014

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Yellowstone park considers bumping up bandwidth

Can Old Faithful compete with Netflix? The prospect of streaming wireless service deep inside Yellowstone National Park is re-igniting the debate over whether there should be any place off limits... Read more »

Nov. 3, 2014

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Skip check-in; latest hotel room key is your phone

Hotels don't want guests to have to linger at the front desk — or even stop by at all. Read more »

Nov. 3, 2014

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Virgin spaceship's descent system deployed early

Federal investigators say they have determined that a space tourism rocket broke apart in flight over California's Mojave Desert after a device to slow the experimental spaceship's descent deployed... Read more »

Nov. 3, 2014

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Plans to redo Boston's iconic market stir debate

The market at Boston's historic and spiritual center, steps from where Samuel Adams and the Sons of Liberty stoked the fires of rebellion and a colony took its first shaky steps toward nationhood,... Read more »

Nov. 3, 2014

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Virginia taps natural resources to drive tourism

Dotted by charming small towns from the mountains to the west and the ocean to the east, Virginia is renewing efforts to tap its natural resources to help drive tourism. Read more »

Nov. 1, 2014

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Canada restricts visas amid Ebola scare

Canada has joined Australia in suspending entry visas for people from Ebola-stricken countries in West Africa in an attempt to keep the deadly disease away. Read more »

Oct. 31, 2014

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Museum officially purchases Rosie's old plant

Rosie the Riveter's old plant in Michigan has officially avoided the wrecking ball. Read more »

Oct. 31, 2014

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Video: Britain company touts windowless aircraft concept as future of airline travel

A Britain-based company released a concept video earlier this month examining the advantages of windowless airplanes. Read more »

Oct. 28, 2014

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Maryland officials outline Ebola-monitoring plan

Anyone in Maryland considered to have high-risk exposure to the Ebola virus will be required to stay home until they are confirmed to be Ebola-free, under a plan to monitor people who have come from three West African countries,... Read more »

Oct. 27, 2014

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Sonar mapping shines new light on partially sunken USS Utah at Pearl Harbor

Above the water, the effects of 73 years on the partially sunken warship USS Utah are evident at its resting place just off Ford Island. Read more »

Oct. 25, 2014

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