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Alaska cancels flights due to ash from Russia

Airborne ash from a volcano in Russia led to the cancellation of flights in Alaska this weekend, Alaska Airlines spokeswoman Halley Knigge said.

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United issues scathing safety memo to pilots

United Airlines sent a scathing memo to its pilots warning that alarming behavior of its flight teams must stop now.

The memo reveals some cockpits are dysfunctional, with pilots ignoring their copilots warnings about an "unsafe situation."

The memo,...

Delta planes at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport

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Atlanta airport steps up worker security

The country's busiest airport has started screening employee bags before allowing workers into secure areas and shutting down access doors to the airfield in the wake of a gun-smuggling operation, CNN has confirmed.

Until recently, Atlanta's Hartsfiel...

Roman headstone in England

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Rare Roman headstone uncovered in England

A rare Roman tombstone discovered facedown weeks ago in England proved to be even more spectacular on Wednesday, when archaeologists turned it over.

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Luxury getaways for (much) younger travelers

Get used to hearing babies crying in First Class or seeing toddlers at the check-in desk at high-end hotels.

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You want the best flight deal? Google it

Google has introduced a new search tool that makes finding the best airfare deal significantly easier.

China shopper tourism

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America: The new destination for rich Chinese shoppers

New waves of Chinese tourists will soon hit U.S. shores and big retailers are poised to cash in.

These high-spending travelers make most of their trips in Asia, but the U.S. is gaining popularity fast.

HSBC expects Chinese tourists will drive sales o...

Qantas

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Stunning turnaround: Qantas profitable again

Emerging just a year after perhaps the bleakest financial period in its history, Qantas has rebounded in dramatic fashion.

On Thursday, Australia's national carrier announced an after-tax interim profit of A$206 million (US$161 million) for the second...

United Airlines

United Airlines issues warning to pilots

United Airlines has issued a stern warning to its pilots after mistakes in the cockpit put passenger planes in potential danger.

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Southwest gets OK to fly, despite missed checks

Southwest Airlines missed required inspections on 128 of its Boeing 737 aircraft, leading to the cancellation of dozens of flights this week.

The Federal Aviation Administration has said the airline can keep flying the planes for up to five days while...

Entertainment

Stolen Oscars dress possibly recovered

$150,000 dress has 6,000 pearls

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The police may have found the missing dress.

You know, the white custom Calvin Klein gown that adorned actress Lupita Nyong'o when she attended Sunday's Academy Awards.

The one encrusted with 6,000 white Akoya pearls that Fortune estimated was worth $...

Fans honor Nimoy with tweets, Vulcan salute

Leonard Nimoy Mr. Spock

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In a moment Friday, the social-media debate over whether a dress was white and gold or blue and black was silenced.

Suddenly there was more sobering news. Leonard Nimoy, "Star Trek's" beloved Mr. Spock, had died.

His co-stars, fellow celebrities and fa...

Author confirms 'Looking for Alaska' filming

John Green The Fault in Our Stars

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The John Green gang is back together again.

Temple Hill Entertainment and screenwriters Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber worked together on Fox's adaptation of Green's young adult novel "The Fault in Our Stars," which became a huge hit in 2014. T...

Kelly Osbourne quits E!'s 'Fashion Police'

No replacement named

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"Fashion Police" is losing one of its most popular co-hosts. E! announced on Friday that Kelly Osbourne will be departing the network's style and red carpet show to "pursue other opportunities."

Some 'House of Cards' fans already finish season 3

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Meet the fastest fans in the land — at least according to their tweets. Twitter users @challi1337, @TanjaBumbar, @SanjaBumbar, and @MurphyOReilly say they spent the past 12 hours watching the new season of "House of Cards" on Netflix.

That's 13 episo...




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One Tank Trip: After School exhibit at GoggleWorks

One Tank Trip After School exhibit at GoggleWorks

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Art teachers usually display their student's work, but in a new exhibit, the teachers are taking center stage.

One Tank Trip: Adventures with Clifford the Big Red Dog

One Tank Trip Clifford the Big Red Dog

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A larger-than-life children's character is spending some time in Berks County.

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