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What's Going on in Beirut and What You Should See If You Go

by Amy E. Robertson. Posted Feb 11th 2014 04:25 PM
Mideast Lebanon
Associated PressA Lebanese man passes next to sand barriers that were set in front of a jewelry shop, in a Shiite neighborhood of a southern suburb of Beirut, Lebanon.
Subject to convoluted and complex political machinations even at the best of times, tensions are rising in beleaguered Beirut, with three car bombs detonating in one month's time.
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Abducted Tourists in Lebanon Shown on Tape

by Rebecca Dolan. Posted Apr 20th 2011 08:30 AM
abducted tourists in lebanon

davehighbury, flickr

Lebanese authorities are investigating a tape that allegedly shows seven kidnapped tourists pleading for help, a security official tells the Associated Press.
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Top Budget Destinations for 2011

by Alison Lowenstein. Posted Jan 10th 2011 05:11 PM
New Orleans


As the country shakes off the recession slowly but surely, it's time to take a vacation. But don't worry, you don't have to spend a fortune. These 10 destinations offer cheap hotels plus all the beaches and culture you need for a memorable trip.
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Record-Breaking Hotels

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Nov 3rd 2009 04:20 PM

Courtesy President Wilson Hotel

You've heard of the seven wonders of the world, but what about the ten wonders of the hotel world? We took a close look at properties around the globe to identify the ones that outpaced all the others in categories ranging from tallest, to largest, to oldest.
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