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Best time to buy holiday plane tickets

Although rumors abound about the best times to buy the most affordable holiday plane tickets, flying during some of the year's busiest travel periods won't be cheap.

American Airlines flight diverted

American Airlines

Woman using breast pump scolded on plane, she says

A Phoenix woman said she was reprimanded by a flight attendant on an American Airlines flight for pumping breast milk in an airplane bathroom, ABC News reported.

United Airlines

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Flight diverts after co-pilot passes out

A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing in New Mexico on Tuesday morning after the co-pilot passed out, an airport spokesman said.

Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines loses its CEO's bags

Alaska Airlines has a good record when it comes to handling bags. But recently it lost its CEO's bags.

American Airlines

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Pilot dies during American Airlines flight

Medical emergencies are rare, but hardly unprecedented in commercial flights.

It's far less common when they involve the plane's pilot -- and that pilot dies.

That's what happened…

Amtrak Vermont derailment scene


Amtrak passenger train derails; 6 riders injured

An Amtrak passenger train derailed Monday near Northfield, Vermont, injuring six people, officials said. There were no fatalities.

Dana Huoppi, a spokeswoman with the Montpelier…

newborn baby hand holding parent's finger

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Danish moms told to buy baby-making vacations

A Danish travel company has come up with a novel solution for reversing the country's declining birth rates.

Space Hotel mirrors

Kameha Grand Zurich via CNN

Hotel's $2,000-a-night 'space' experience

Always dreamed of going to space but never felt cut out for grueling astronaut training?

Soon it'll be possible to (almost) indulge this fantasy without leaving Earth.

A hotel in…

Mt Everest

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Nepal bans novice climbers from Everest

Facing increasing criticism over safety and the environmental impacts of climbing on Mount Everest, Nepalese tourism officials have banned novice climbers from the world's…

Mount Everest

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Disabled climber halts Everest effort

Mount Everest's summit will once again remain elusive for Nobukazu Kuriki, the tenacious Japanese climber who was nearly a month into his fifth attempt to scale the world's…


Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees are...

Janet Jackson, May 2011

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This year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees include some familiar faces and one star who has just returned to the scene.

Selena Gomez reveals she has lupus

Selena Gomez

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Pop singer Selena Gomez has revealed in Billboard that her diagnosis with the autoimmune disease lupus was behind a recent hiatus from the spotlight.

Sheryl Crow set to perform at CNN Debate

Sheryl Crow

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Grammy-award winning singer Sheryl Crow is scheduled to sing the National Anthem at the first Democratic primary debate being held in Las Vegas, Nevada, on October 13.

Want to smell like an Andy Kaufman prank?

Andy Kaufman's Milk & Cookies

Xyrena via CNN

Well, this smells like a prank. But, apparently, it's not.

Xyrena, a California company that bills itself as a "celebrity partnered on-demand perfumery," is releasing "Andy Kaufman Milk & Cookies," a fragrance inspired by the comedian's 1979 Carnegie ...

'Old Yeller' actor Kevin Corcoran dies

Old Yeller poster

Old Yeller poster via Wikimedia Commons

Actor Kevin Corcoran, who helped move audiences to tears as a child star in "Old Yeller," died at age 66.

"We are extremely sad to hear of the passing of Kevin Corcoran," the Walt Disney Family Museum said on Facebook.

Corcoran died of colorectal cance...


One Tank Trip

One Tank Trip: Curious George exhibit

One Tank Trip Curious George exhibit

An exhibit entitled "Curious George: Let's get Curious" is on the second floor of the Reading Public Museum

One Tank Trip: Reading Area Firefighters Museum

One Tank Trip Reading Area Firefighters Museum

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They run in when you run out. The sacrifice, traditions and history run deep, and Pennsylvania is home to the first.

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