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Travel Troubleshooter: Hotel sent him refund; airline kept it
My wife is a Silver Preferred member of its loyalty program, and I have used US Airways Vacations before to book my travel plans. But the way it's handling this complaint – or should I say, not handling it – leaves me wondering what is going to happen …
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Hack Holiday Travel And Save Serious Money
According to the United States Department of Transportation, the holiday season is among the busiest long-distance travel periods of the year. Thanks to family visits and extra vacation days, the six day period around Thanksgiving boasts 54% more …
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Democrats Defy Obama in Favor of an Ebola Travel Ban
Worried about the political fallout from the Ebola outbreak, vulnerable Senate Democrats are declaring their support for a U.S. travel ban from the afflicted countries in west Africa. In multiple cases, the Democrats are shifting from their earlier …
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Are Ebola Travel Restrictions A Misstep in Obama's Fight to Stop the Disease?
Public-health officials within the Obama administration have repeatedly argued that travel restrictions to or from West African nations would not stop the spread of Ebola in the United States. Apparently, their Homeland Security colleagues disagree …
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Business travel not hurt by Ebola scare
The survey of 421 corporate travel managers by the Global Business Travel Association was taken Oct. 13 to 15, about the time of news that a Dallas nurse flew on two Frontier Airlines flights before testing positive for the deadly disease. Amber Vinson …
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I Accidentally Bought a Diaper Bag, and It's the Best Travel Bag Ever
I was on the hunt for a new travel tote — one for all the things you need easy access to in transit. Standing in Bloomingdale's, I picked up a black carryall. “Is that for you, or is it a gift?” the Bloomingdale's salesperson asked as I inspected it …
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'Fix My Commute' forum envisions new age of travel
On the blog and in my columns, we're usually dealing with the travel problems of today rather than the transportation system's potential. So many of you fellow sufferers may find it refreshing to take in the livestream of the event, which begins at 9 a …
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Ebola travel advisory sent to state's workers
Connecticut state employees are being asked to avoid travel to countries experiencing outbreaks of Ebola unless such travel is essential, according to an advisory sent Monday to state agencies. Workers were urged to avoid travel to Guinea, Liberia, and …
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How Ebola Is Affecting Travel
One month ago a Liberian man flew to Dallas while infected with Ebola. Now, there's more fear after a Dallas nurse testing positive for the virus flew on a Frontier aircraft. “All About Travel” Consultant Lorie Buus says more customers are asking …
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Ohio Gov. John Kasich calls for Ebola travel ban
AKRON, Ohio — Ohio Gov. John Kasich has joined the growing ranks of Republican lawmakers calling for a travel ban on African countries afflicted with Ebola as his state continues its own containment efforts. “The president has to very seriously …
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Senate candidate Michelle Nunn supports travel ban
On a Friday campaign stop in Macon, U.S. Senate candidate Michelle Nunn, said she supports a travel ban due to Ebola. "So I think obviously the United States, and the rest of the world needs to do more. Better, faster. And I do support travel ban …
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America's Snobbiest Cities (PHOTOS)
Snobbery may indeed be in the eye–or ear–of the beholder. In the America's Favorite Places survey, Travel + Leisure readers rated New Yorkers to be the snobbiest, with D.C. at No. 4 (perhaps they'd accuse Levius of harboring a hometown bias). It's …
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How to Survive Travel With Kids Or … How to Plan the Perfect Family Holiday
There is no great secret to how to travel with kids. It doesn't require any special skills nor do you always have to have a lot of money (although that helps of course). The best way to survive any sort of family vacation with kids is to plan it well …
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UO Travel Fair will offer tips to help travel go smoothly
The UO hosts conferences and guests from all over the world, and many faculty and staff are frequent flyers traveling near and far to conferences as well. To help all those trips go smoothly, the university will host the UO Travel Fair this week in the …
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Ebola scare causes temporary travel disruptions at LAX
But the passenger's eventual admission of travel to Africa caused unnecessary concern. "It has turned out that there had been some miscommunication. This person had been to the continent of Africa but not near West Africa. As a matter of a fact, it was …
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The Latest on Ebola and Travel
The international response to the West African Ebola outbreak has affected travel by air, rail and cruise ship. Here is a guide to what has changed. How are air travelers being screened in the United States? Enhanced screening measures are being rolled …
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No need for New Orleans criminal court judges to travel to resorts for
With hundreds of backlogged cases pending and cuts being made to key services at Orleans Parish Criminal District Court, some judges are racking up thousands of dollars in travel to resorts in Panama, Montana and Sandestin, Fla., in the name of …
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Thorne Travel's video goes viral after Father Ted creator posts it on Twitter
An unintentionally hilarious promo video for a small Scots travel agent featuring naff dancing, amateurish special effects and a cruise ship 'captain' in an ill-fitting uniform went viral online after receiving an endorsement from Fr Ted creator Graham …
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Envision your happy (travel) place
After all of my time in travel, it is just that — still a dream. Because I have not yet traveled there personally, I don't think I could ever describe the beauty accurately. However, I ran across the following article from the American Society of …
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Abbott, Davis keep up battle over travel costs
A day earlier, the Davis people accused Abbott, the attorney general, of spending ”more than $ 45 million in taxpayer money on his office's travel during his time in office.” On Thursday, Davis' campaign said $ 75,000 of that money was used for Abbott's …
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Poll: Majorities of Americans Desire Ebola Travel Ban, Don't Want Troops in
Majorities of Americans want a travel ban on flights from countries ravaged by the Ebola virus and do not want U.S. troops sent to Africa to help fight the disease. An NBC News/SurveyMonkey poll taken a day before Thomas Eric Duncan, the Liberian …
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