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  • Expedia Launches Sweepstakes on Facebook

    Many travel companies offer discounts and deals through their Facebook pages, but starting today, Expedia is upping the ante: It has created a sweepstakes that offers more than $1 million in prizes, including five trips that cost more than $100,000. To make the sweepstakes engaging, according to Tim MacDonald, Expedia’s senior vice president, the company […]

    Mar 31st, 2011 | Filed under Travel
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  • US urges citizens to avoid most travel to Syria

    WASHINGTON – The United States advised its citizens on Thursday to put off nonessential travel to Syria and urged those in the country to consider leaving because of protests in which 61 people have died. The department warned US citizens of “the potential for ongoing political and civil unrest” in Syria and specifically cautioned them […]

    Mar 31st, 2011 | Filed under Travel
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  • Weight Loss Achieved With High Protein Diet

    Mar 31st, 2011 | Filed under Weight Loss
  • Diet-Exercise Combo Seems to Work Best for Obese Seniors

    Doing both helps shed pounds, boosts stamina, but workout alone not enough to lose weight: study By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, March 30 (HealthDay News) — A combination of diet and exercise can help obese seniors lose weight and stay fit much better than either diet or exercise alone, researchers reported Wednesday. The finding may […]

    Mar 31st, 2011 | Filed under Weight Loss
  • Drop Those Extra Pounds by Getting More Sleep

    Getting enough shut-eye each night is vital for our overall mental and physical health. We’ve already learned that not getting enough sleep can lead to weight gain because when you don’t sleep, the body experiences physiological stress that causes our bodies to store fat and slow down our metabolism. Not only that, but a recent […]

    Mar 31st, 2011 | Filed under Weight Loss
  • Defense attorneys play role of fashion adviser

    Sporting a Mohawk hairstyle, a mustache, a black T-shirt and jeans, the young Allentown man personified arrogance and defiance. His attorney, Eric Dowdle of Allentown, knew an image adjustment was required. So when Kline appeared at his Berks County murder trial 14 months later, his hair was short and even, his mustache and brash attitude […]

    Mar 31st, 2011 | Filed under Fashion
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  • Reds come from behind to down Brewers in dramatic fashion, 7-6

    What an opener! Reds catcher Ramon Hernandez hit a two-out, three-run, opposite field, walk-off home run, and the Reds rallied to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-6 Thursday. ? Doc: Know better than to give up on Reds? Video of Hernandez’s home run? Audio of Marty Brennaman’s call of Hernandez’s home run? Hernandez on the homer? […]

    Mar 31st, 2011 | Filed under Fashion
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  • Lady Gaga to pen column on fashion for V magazine

    Lady Gaga, arguably more famous for her outrageous outfits than her musical talent, has snagged her very own fashion and art column for V magazine, Women’s Wear Daily reports. The Grammy-winning singer announced via Twitter on Wednesday that she would delve into magazine writing: “I begin next month as a Fashion+Art Columnist for @VMagazine. + […]

    Mar 31st, 2011 | Filed under Fashion
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  • Enterprise Pulls Car Rentals From Orbitz

    NEW YORK (MainStreet) – The travel wars have a new player: car rental companies. Enterprise Holdings, which owns Enterprise Rent-a-Car, Alamo Rent-A-Car and National Car Rental, announced yesterday that it would end its relationship with Orbitz starting April 1. In a statement on Wednesday, Enterprise said that it had been in negotiations with Orbitz to […]

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  • Business Travel Tip: Mobile?s Benefits for Corporate Travel Managers

    Business Travel Tip: Mobile’s Benefits for Corporate Travel Managers By FlightView Inc. Published March 31, 2011 Print Email Share Comments Recommend Tweet The corporate travel management landscape is changing fast thanks to advances in mobile technology – is your company keeping up? The old ways of dictating which technology employees will adopt, booking travel through […]

    Mar 31st, 2011 | Filed under Travel
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