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Hilton Garden Inn Introduces First Ever Instagram-Based Photo Map Guide Filled
“The HGI Travel Guide puts travel and local experts in your pocket, and maps out hidden and interesting destinations around Hilton Garden Inn properties so you know where to go before you hit the road. … While the list will continue to expand …
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Passenger hacked while using inflight wi-fi
Steven Petrow, a columnist for USA Today, was flying from Dallas to Raleigh with American Airlines last month, using its Gogo inflight internet connection to check and send emails. When the plane landed, Petrow was approached by a passenger in the row …
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Vegas Play of the Day: Minnesota at Dallas in the NBA
Dallas Mavericks minus-6 vs. Minnesota Timberwolves, $ 440 to win $ 500: I always bet against NBA teams playing in consecutive days, especially when that team is on the road. In addition to the travel, the Minnesota players are still recovering from a …
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Bryan Little: Bryan Little (UBI) doesn't travel to Dallas

Bryan Little: Bryan Little (UBI) doesn't travel to Dallas
So he's not going to travel today in order for him to test here either later today or tomorrow. And then we'll proceed based on those results." There is still a chance that Little could join the team in Pittsburgh for Saturday's contest if he's …
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North Texas officer dressed as Iron Man flies to meet dying 7-year-old boy
DALLAS – With less than a 24 hour notice, a Fort Worth police officer booked a flight to a be true superhero to a dying boy in Orlando. Officer Damon Cole … under his uniform. Now he also uses his vacation days to travel around the country meeting …
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Elvis Andrus gave a girl he never met a trip home to Venezuela for Christmas
It was the first time we really got to travel together. To see Paris, Madrid, Venice, Florence and Rome. It was pretty amazing." Teammate you missed the most: "Adrian [Beltre], for sure. I saw him once and that was it. It's always good to talk to him …
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PE-backed On Location Experiences buys Anthony Travel
Based in Dallas, Anthony Travel was founded in 1989 and currently partners with 67 universities, – along with many amateur and youth sports organizations – to provide creative and comprehensive travel management services. Anthony Travel delivers …
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Looming East Coast Blizzard Forces Government Shutdown, Affects Travel
WASHINGTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – The National Weather Service has said that the blizzard which is about to hit the eastern United States could rank near the top 10 ever to hit the region. Meteorologist Paul Kocin with the service's Weather Prediction …
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Exclusive: Tech travel giant Sabre Corp. expanding Southlake HQ at Solana
"This is huge; it's exciting and validates what we are doing at Solana," Brian Driesse, director of asset management of Equity Office Properties told the Dallas Business Journal in an exclusive interview. "This shows a lot of the capital improvements …
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Amon Carter Museum to exhibit Thomas Hart Benson paintings

Amon Carter Museum to exhibit Thomas Hart Benson paintings
What is epochal in the tightly ordered world of museum exhibitions is that the Benton show, which opens Saturday, piggybacks with the Dallas Museum of Art's current Jackson Pollock exhibition. Never before has it been possible to see a large collection …
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Airlines browse for Wi-Fi bucks
They are betting that passengers will warm to the idea of browsing via the seatback entertainment console or their own devices at cruising altitude — and are counting on getting a piece of what GuestLogix, a travel retailing technology company, says …
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Six Cases of Zika Virus Confirmed in Texas: Officials
State health officials say there are now six confirmed cases of Zika virus in Texas, and travel agents are hearing from pregnant women and others who want to change their travel plans due to the virus. "A lot of concern," said Steve Cosgrove at …
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WNBA Changing Up Its Playoff Format
However, NBA commissioner Adam Silver has expressed concern about the amount of travel for players. The WNBA had a tight postseason this past year … 18 as Indiana hosts Dallas. The potential first meeting between Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson …
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Rio 2016: Olympics organizers reveal plans to combat Zika threat
The International Olympic Committee has predicted nearly half a million tourists will travel to Rio for the Olympic and Paralympic Games, with thousands of athletes also descending on the Brazilian city. In a statement to CNN, Rio 2016 spokesman Phil …
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Storm in north east causing travel problems

Storm in north east causing travel problems
"Initially going from Atlanta to Charlotte, Charlotte to Dallas, Dallas to Lubbock,” he explains. “So, changed my flight, they redirected me straight through Dallas." Though the flights are creating headaches for many travelers, Anderson says he is …
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East Coast blizzard already a travel nightmare
Airlines have preemptively canceled about 3,000 flights as major winter takes aim at the East Coast. Blizzard warnings and up to two feet of snow are forecast for major cities like Washington and Baltimore while mid-Atlantic cities like Charlotte could …
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Dallas Zoo gets permit to house elephants from Africa, despite criticism from
… permission to bring the animals to the U.S., a team of veterinarians and other staff members will travel to Swaziland to evaluate the elephants and determine how many of them will be sent to each zoo, said Laurie Holloway, a spokeswoman for the …
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8 Killed in Dallas Area During Storms, Including 4 Possibly in Vehicles Hit by
At least eight people were killed in the Dallas area during Saturday's outbreak of storms, authorities said. Officials believe four deaths were related to vehicles struck by a tornado that touched down in the southeast part of Garland, police spokesman …
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Pelicans travel to Dallas to face Mavericks
Up first, will be the Dallas Mavericks, but they shouldn't be considered a pushover. They have won five straight games at home including handing the Golden State Warriors just their second loss of the season. Granted, Stephen Curry did not play but a …
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Why Dallas Should Be On Your Texas Travel List

Why Dallas Should Be On Your Texas Travel List
Step off the jet in this city and amidst cowboy hats and leather boots, the sea of silver and blue that emblazons “Dallas Cowboys Football” is immediate. Stars begin to surface everywhere to represent “America's Team.” From towels to mugs and even baby …
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Delta permitted to continue using Dallas Love Field gate
Delta can continue to operate its five daily flights to Atlanta from Love Field in Dallas while a fight between it and Southwest plays out in the courts. The decision, handed down by a federal judge Friday, comes as the two carriers duke it out over …
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Flight woes spread nationwide on busy post-Christmas Sunday travel day

Flight woes spread nationwide on busy post-Christmas Sunday travel day
At Dallas/Fort Worth International, where more than 670 flights had been canceled and another 625 delayed at Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) as of 7:50 p.m. ET, according FlightAware. Combined, more than half of the entire's days flights had either been …
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Cowboys' Dez Bryant doesn't travel with team; will Dallas shut him down?
ORCHARD PARK, NY – DECEMBER 27: Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys watches warm-ups before the game against the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on December 27, 2015 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Brett Carlsen/Getty Images).
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Travel trouble continues after deadly Dallas storms
AUSTIN, Texas — Travel-weary passengers packed Austin-Bergstrom International Airport Monday, trying to rebook flights after deadly storms left them stranded in Central Texas. "Came back yesterday hoping to get the flight rebooked, they had said it …
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