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Bat Terrorizes Passengers on Airplane

A bat got loose on an Atlanta-bound flight, forcing horrified passengers to duck for cover. The flying mammal appeared about 15 minutes after Delta flight 5121 ... took off from Madison, Wis., on Friday,...
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How to Fly First Class Without Paying For It

What you may not know is that many people in first class snagged their seats for less money than you paid for your ticket in steerage. In fact, there are many ways””some obvious, several not””to fly...
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Africa’s Venice: A Town on Bamboo Stilts

Every child’s dream home is a reality in the African town of Ganvie. While probably not exactly the tree house you have in mind, these homes, churches, restaurants, and markets are built on bamboo stilts...
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10 Most Beautiful Swamps on Earth [Gallery]

Swamps are often considered eerie places, places where living things die — and perhaps dead things live! In fact, they have their own important biosystems and beauty, and are often nature reserves for...
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TSA Launches Israel-Style Profiling Program

TSA has very slowly been moving toward Israeli-style behavior profiling since at least March. ... the agency has finally launched a one billion dollar pilot program at BOS under the too-cute name "Screening...
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10 Savvy Travel Tips

From Skype comes this snazzy infographic of 10 savvy travel tips (click to...
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How to Reveal Which Hotel You’ll Get on Hotwire

Budget Travel's Sean O'Neill reveals a few tools that help travelers pull back the sheet on "hidden" hotel booking sites such as Hotwire.com: My fave tool is Bid Goggles, a pet project by some travelers and...
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TSA Warns Airlines of Explosive Bodily Implants

The Transportation Security Administration on Wednesday urged foreign security agencies to ramp up security after receiving intelligence reports that terrorists might try to surgically implant explosives in...
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World’s Best Hotels 2011

Travel + Leisure readers pick their favorite accommodations in a roundup of the World's Best Hotels of...
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Best Hong Kong Bars with a View

Sipping a cocktail while ogling Victoria Harbour is the quintessential Hong Kong drinking experience ... and CNNGo.com has their picks for the best Hong Kong bars with a...