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Cost of Living Index: Bad News for US Travelers as Foreign Cities Get Costly

by AOL Travel Staff. Posted Jul 8th 2011 09:00 AM


A new global cost of living index released by The Economist's Intelligence Unit is showing how inflation in Europe and the rise of the Australian dollar are raising the cost of international travel. Not surprisingly, Tokyo retained its title as world's most expensive city even as Sydney and London moved up the list.
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INXS Rocker Kicked Off Australian Flight

by Fran Golden. Posted Jan 27th 2011 12:27 PM
Former INXS frontman Jon Stevens was escorted by police officers off a Jetstar flight in Perth, Australia, after getting into a verbal confrontation with a flight attendant.
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Surfer Killed by Shark in Australia

by Fran Golden. Posted Aug 17th 2010 12:01 PM
A surfer has died after being attacked by a shark off Australia's southwestern coast.
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