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Virgin Galactic sent out a number of tweets this afternoon, confirming that its experimental spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, was lost Friday during a test flight. The Associated Press is reporting the following: MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) — A Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded Friday after taking off on a test flight, killing one person aboard and seriously… Read More

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free app friday

It’s Friday again and time for more free kid’s apps. Here is a great deal if you are looking for some new kid-friendly apps for iTunes! Through tonight, 10 PM CST, you can get 23 FREE educational apps including colors, shapes, math, spelling, art, stories and more ($64 value.) BabyWeeklyFlyer is loving these apps and it is… Read More

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For a limited time Delta Loyalty members can reserve an award ticket to the Caribbean or Latin America for fewer miles. Members can save up to 10,000 miles by booking an award before the sale ends on November 2, 2014. How To Book Delta And Save Complete Booking Your Travel Before November 2nd Valid Travel… Read More

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Las Vegas Flash Sale: 50% Off Reward Nights At The Venetian And The Palazzo

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IHG is e-mailing and tweeting about its limited time offer that expires at noon Eastern on Friday October 31, 2014 offering a 50 percent off of points redemption stays at The Venetian® and the Palazzo®, an InterContinental Alliance® Resort.  The rooms are listed for 25,000 points and you can also combine cash an points for… Read More

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Healthy Hotel Food Recipes In Room Part II

This is my second post in a series of covering healthy recipes that you can whip up in your Hotel Room without a stove, oven or grill. In Part I, Quick, Cheap and Healthy Recipes for he Road Warrior, I covered how in 5 minutes or less you can make Asian-Mediterranean Chicken of the Sea… Read More

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JetBlue Launches New Routes from Ft. Lauderdale

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JetBlue is increasing its focus on growing routes out of Ft. Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport(FLL), and hopes to have 100 flights a day out of FLL by 2017. Today they added four new routes including daily service to Cartagena, Colombia; Las Vegas, Nev.; and Pittsburgh, Pa.; as well as a twice daily service to Jacksonville… Read More

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Morphine in Trinidad

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As I was writing my post yesterday, Quick, Cheap and Easy Recipes for the Road Warrior, I started to think of my general health. I try to run 4-5 miles a day and eat as healthy as possible while traveling. Despite these efforts, it's important to remember that we all run the risk of having something… Read More

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How To Earn 10,000 Delta MQM’s Toward Medallion Status

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As the year comes to an end, I keep checking my Delta SkyMiles account to see how close I am toward my Medallion status goal. I have the Delta Amex Platinum card and the Delta Reserve card to earn MQMs through the miles boost. The Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express doesn't offer… Read More

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The Voice Heard in Airports and Transit Systems All Around The World

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She's the voice that's been heard all round the world - everywhere from New York's Kennedy Airport to Paris-Charles de Gaulle International Airport, and back to the New York Subway system.  She's happy to let you know what the local time is.  And if you've ever been to Chicago's Midway Airport she is the happy… Read More

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When you are on the road as much as most of us, eating the same bar and restaurant foods can become tiresome. Hell, the last thing I want to do after a long day of meetings and traveling is go out to eat....again. There is always room service but finding something that is actually healthy… Read More

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50,000 US Airways Bonus Miles – Boost Your Mile Balance

From now through November 12, 2014, members can earn a bonus 50,000 US Airways miles by purchasing or gifting miles. It used to be that you could earn a 100% bonus offer on US Airways purchased miles but that is no longer. Now you can earn a maximum of 50,000 bonus miles, but the amount of… Read More

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starbucks free sandwich

  "Breakfast is free, Sunday or Monday only," is the subject line you are looking for in your inbox if you are a Starbucks Rewards member! Check your inbox for this possible targeted email that gets you a free breakfast sandwich when you pay with your registered Starbucks card, Oct 26 and 27th only. Bottom… Read More

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Mandatory Ebola Monitoring Of Travelers Starts Monday

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Starting Monday, travelers whose trips originated in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea and traveling to one of 5 US airports - John F. Kennedy (JFK), Newark Liberty (EWR), Chicago’s O’Hare (ORD), Washington’s Dulles (IAD) and Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson (ATL) - will be required by the Centers for Disease Control to check in every day for 21… Read More

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Uber’s Operations In Las Vegas, Reno Come To A Screeching Halt

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Uber's first attempt at serving customers in Las Vegas and Reno lasted just a couple of hours on Friday afternoon, until at least five Uber drivers were cited with up to $10,000 fines and vehicles impounded for transporting people without a license.  Combine that with the action of the states attorney general, and Uber gets… Read More

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free apps for kids

It’s Friday again and time for more free kid’s apps. Here is a great deal if you are looking for some new kid-friendly apps for iTunes! Through tonight, 10 PM CST, you can get 22 FREE educational apps including colors, shapes, math, spelling, art, stories and more ($70 value.) BabyWeeklyFlyer is loving these apps and it is… Read More

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Uber: Ready to Roll Today In Las Vegas and Reno

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UPDATE:  at 4:44pm Pacific time from the Las Vegas Sun: "Multiple drivers cited within hours of Uber launch" The story goes on to say "Uber’s Las Vegas honeymoon has been short: Three of the ridesharing company’s drivers were cited by taxicab regulators within hours of its launch today. Nevada Taxicab Authority spokeswoman Teri Williams said… Read More

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How To Get $20 In Free Groceries With A Hotel Stay

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In one of the more unusual promotions this year, Embassy Suites is teaming up with Kellogg's to give out $20 in Grocery Cash for a single night stay at an Embassy Suites. The night has to be booked by January 21, 2015 for stays between October 21, 2014 to January 21, 2015, and is good… Read More

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Delta Plane Clip Wings in MSP, Delivers Free Pizza To Passengers

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Two planes were delayed on Wednesday night in Minneapolis-St. Paul after clipping wings on the taxi way. According to the Minneapolis Star Tribune, a Delta mainline 757 with 171 passengers on-board going to LAX clipped wings with a Delta feeder plane operated by Compass Airlines with 74 passengers on-board headed to Louisville. The accident occurred… Read More

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