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A passenger says her luggage was 'shredded and burnt' on a Spirit Airlines flight

A passenger says her luggage was 'shredded and burnt' on a Spirit Airlines flight

13 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

A passenger filed a claim with Spirit Airlines stating that when her luggage arrived at baggage claim it had been shredded, melted, and stuffed into a black trash bag. She said...
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Delayed flight? American Airlines offers meditation app 'Calm' to stressed-out passengers

1 hour ago   |   CNBC

The world's biggest airline will soon start showing nature videos and offering passengers access to material through the Calm meditation app aboard most flights to help relax...
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The 30 US destinations everyone wants to travel to the most this fall

The 30 US destinations everyone wants to travel to the most this fall

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

This fall, people are looking for a quick and easy getaway - and what better place to do it than in the US? Bing collected exclusive data showing the most-searched-for US...
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19 of the best movies to watch on a plane

19 of the best movies to watch on a plane

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

When it comes to in-flight entertainment, it all depends on your mood. Feeling lighthearted and wanting a good laugh? Bored on a long-haul flight and want something you'll be...
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The 20 most visited cities around the world in 2018

The 20 most visited cities around the world in 2018

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Mastercard has released its annual Global Destination Cities Index , which measures the rise and fall of travel to and within 162 cities around the world. The ranking measures...
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IGNITION 2018: Hear from the Silicon Valley CEO whose startup is using drones to deliver blood bags

IGNITION 2018: Hear from the Silicon Valley CEO whose startup is using drones to deliver blood bags

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

As CEO and cofounder of Zipline, Keller Rinaudo is working to build a drone delivery service that gives citizens of the world's most remote regions access to lifesaving medical...
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Ryan Reynolds's Aviation Gin Takes Flight in New Partnership With Sir Richard Branson and Virgin Atlantic

5 hours ago   |   Fortune

With a name like “Aviation Gin,” you'd expect the craft spirits brand to eventually take to the friendly skies. While it has been available in select airport lounges near its...
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This 24-year-old got paid to travel Europe for 3 months - here are the 5 places she says everyone should visit

This 24-year-old got paid to travel Europe for 3 months - here are the 5 places she says everyone should visit

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Eleea Navarro, 24, won an all-expenses-paid three month trip throughout Europe with Busabout. In return, she blogged about her experiences. She called the trip "eye opening...
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Air Travelers Are Facing a Growing Menace, and Safety Regulators Want to Stop It

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

Safety regulators are reportedly set to recommend new cockpit warning systems as a way to avoid a growing hazard for air passengers: pilots mistakenly landing on taxiways...
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Polish globe-trotter blunders into Indonesia-Papua conflict

17 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

JAKARTA, Indonesia - To the Indonesian government, the 39-year-old factory worker and globe-trotting Polish traveller is a danger to the state, a man who plotted with shadowy...
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Versace fans are terrified that a $2 billion deal with Michael Kors will...

Versace fans are terrified that a $2 billion deal with Michael Kors will 'kill' the fashion brand. Here's what the companies say will actually change

Michael Kors is buying Versace in a $2.12 billion deal, the companies announced on Tuesday. Many fans expressed concern that the deal would be the death of Versace's reputation... Read more ...

Detroit ballpark employee arrested after being caught on video spitting on...

Detroit ballpark employee arrested after being caught on video spitting on customers' pizza

A video of a 20-year-old food service worker spitting on a pizza before serving it to customers at Comerica Park in Detroit went viral Saturday. Detroit Sportservice, the... Read more ...

Trump defends Kavanaugh and attacks his second accuser: She 'admits she was...

Trump defends Kavanaugh and attacks his second accuser: She 'admits she was drunk'

President Donald Trump on Tuesday defended Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh as he faces multiple allegations of sexual misconduct. At least two women have accused... Read more ...

Protesters heckled Ted Cruz and his wife out of a DC restaurant, and Beto...

Protesters heckled Ted Cruz and his wife out of a DC restaurant, and Beto O'Rourke has come to his opponent's defense

Rep. Beto O'Rourke defended Sen. Ted Cruz after protesters forced Cruz and his wife, Heidi Cruz, out of a Washington, DC restaurant on Monday. Protesters opposed to Brett... Read more ...

Dunkin' Donuts is officially dropping the 'Donuts' from its name despite...

Dunkin' Donuts is officially dropping the 'Donuts' from its name despite earlier backlash

Dunkin' Donuts announced it is officially dropping the "Donuts" from its name, going by simply "Dunkin'." The doughnut chain tested the new name at roughly 50 locations over... Read more ...

Santander poaches UBS investment bank chief Andrea Orcel as new CEO

Santander poaches UBS investment bank chief Andrea Orcel as new CEO

UBS investment banking head Andrea Orcel has been appointed the new group CEO of Santander. Orcel, a nine-year veteran of Switzerland's largest bank, will join Santander from... Read more ...

'You can kiss the midterms goodbye': Republicans fear for their election...

'You can kiss the midterms goodbye': Republicans fear for their election fate if Democrats defeat Brett Kavanaugh

Republicans fear that a failure to confirm Supreme Court nominee Mitch McConnell could hurt their chances of keeping House and Senate majorities in the midterm... Read more ...

Michael Kors agrees to buy Versace

Michael Kors agrees to buy Versace

Michael Kors has agreed to buy the Italian designer Versace in a deal that has an enterprise value of 1.83 billion euros. The global fashion luxury group also announced it will... Read more ...

Facebook has started hemorrhaging key executives, and the timing couldn't be...

Facebook has started hemorrhaging key executives, and the timing couldn't be worse

Facebook has lost six key executives over the past year, following the departure of Instagram cofounders, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger. It means CEO Mark Zuckerberg is... Read more ...

Labour officially says it will vote down Theresa May's Brexit deal

Labour officially says it will vote down Theresa May's Brexit deal

Labour is officially planning to vote down Theresa May's Brexit deal. The party will vote against the deal if it doesn't meet Labour's six Brexit tests "no ifs, no buts... Read more ...