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Points of Interest: Afghanistan's Jihad Museum and the Tom Waits Map

by Zach Everson. Posted Mar 6th 2014 09:50 AM
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Afghanistan's Jihad Museum, an interactive map of every location mentioned In Tom Waits's songs and a dating startup wanting to fly New York City women to meet San Francisco men are among today's points of interest.
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Points of Interest: Ben Stiller Likes Iceland, Travelers Don't Like European Air Traffic Controller Strike

by Zach Everson. Posted Jan 29th 2014 11:18 AM
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Ben Stiller gushing about Iceland, a European air traffic controller strike in Europe causing disruptions and Pittsburgh losing its US Airways facility are among today's points of interest.
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Points of Interest: Gross Restaurant Practices, American Airlines to Settle 9/11 Lawsuit

by Zach Everson. Posted Dec 16th 2013 10:10 AM
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Restaurant workers handling raw beef but not washing their hands, American Airlines settling a 9/11-related lawsuit with Cantor Fitzgerald and Arizona wine country are among today's points of interest.
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How to Deal With an Over-chatty Seatmate and Other Annoying Fellow Passengers

by Terry Ward. Posted Apr 10th 2013 10:28 AM
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You know the types: the over-chatty seatmate, the pre-teen blasting LMFAO at full decibels through his headphones, the log-sawing snorer who doesn't realize he's depriving you of a good flight's sleep. Traveling often means finding yourself exposed to sounds, sights, and stomach-turning stenches you'd rather avoid. Here are a few tips on how to deal with common travel annoyances.
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Travel Tips: How to Speed Through Airport Security

by Grant Martin. Posted Apr 8th 2013 02:34 PM

Security lines are one of the biggest headaches in airline travel. Queues are long, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is always changing the rules, and you never know how long it's going to take to cross that checkpoint and make it to the promised land.
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