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Points of Interest: Ice Storm Delays Travel, Sands Hotels Cyber Attacked

by Zach Everson. Posted Feb 13th 2014 10:04 AM
APTOPIX Winter Weather Atlanta
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Southern ice storm wrecking travel plans, Sands Hotels entering its second day of cyber attacks and three Disney World employees getting arrested in a child sex sting are among today's points of interest.
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Flying High with Used Cooking Oil, Canola Oil -- or Pot?

by Harriet Baskas. Posted Apr 22nd 2013 11:15 AM
biofuel jet fuel story

We know pot can get you high, but can it also help airplanes fly? A biofuel company in Washington thinks so.
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Gerard Depardieu Pees on a Plane (Not in the Bathroom) (UPDATE)

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Aug 19th 2011 10:15 AM

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UPDATE, 8/19: Depardieu has apologized, via his flying companion, for peeing on the plane.
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Thomson Airways Uses Cooking Oil To Power Planes

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Jul 1st 2011 08:15 AM

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In a bid to become "green," Thomson Airways will use cooking oil as fuel for flights to Spain in July.
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KLM Airlines to Power Planes with Used Cooking Oil

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Jun 22nd 2011 08:45 AM
KLM Airlines to Power Planes with Used Cooking Oil

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Going green is all the rage these days and Dutch airline KLM is getting in on the action with a plan to fuel its planes with used cooking oil.
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