Gas Prices Highest In 4 Years

Gas prices are up 15 cents over the past 2 weeks, and 9 cents since last Monday, at $2.96 for a gallon of regular gasoline. That's the highest price going into Memorial Day weekend since 2014, when the national average was $3.65 per gallon. Meanwhile in 17 states, including here in Connecticut , it...
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Only One U.S. Airline Makes List of 10 Best in the World

Trip Advisor ranked the airlines and came up with the 10 best in the world. Using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of airline reviews and ratings submitted by travelers worldwide, over a 12-month period, only one U.S. airline made the top 10: Southwest Airlines , which...
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The Ultimate Summer Road Trip

This best way to see the U.S.A. is by car (or RV, if you prefer). There are so many wonderful things to see, and unique places to visit. But if you want to visit every state (except Alaska and Hawaii), and see one thing in each of those states, then you need a mathematical formula to compute the...
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New Zealand City Paints The Town Ed

Dunedin, New Zealand is going nuts over Ed Sheeran 's three scheduled shows this upcoming Easter weekend. The "Paint the Town Ed" campaign is causing quite a stir. Everything from a giant mural of the British singer, to special licenses being issued allowing alcohol to be served on the normally dry...
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United Airlines Gives Bumped Passenger $10,000

A woman scheduled to fly from Washington, D.C. to Austin, Texas last week, was bumped from her flight. Like many people faced with a similar situation, she was not happy. But United Airlines took the sting out of her forced change of plans, by giving her a $10,000 travel voucher for future travel...
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Phone Free Getaways the Latest Vacation Trend

A newly launched travel company called Off the Grid organizes these trips that promise to be 100-percent "screen free."
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