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Make-A-Wish CEO Gives Update On Wish Granting During Covid-19 Pandemic

6 hours ago   |   Forbes

In honor of World Wish Day on April 29, the anniversary of the wish that inspired the founding of the Make-A-Wish organization, Richard K. Davis, president and CEO of...
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Marriott is testing contactless check-in via kiosk as travel begins to return - see how to works

Marriott is testing contactless check-in via kiosk as travel begins to return - see how to works

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement COVID-19 spurred a demand for contactless services, and Marriott is now leaning into this by testing its new contactless arrival kiosks and markets...
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The Traveling Work Diary of a Master Distiller

15 hours ago   |   NY Times

Marianne Eaves has traded the distillery life for travels with her partner's circus, connecting to clients in the spirits business from all over the globe.
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Airlines 'Generally In Favor' Of Embracing 'Vaccine Passports'

23 hours ago   |   NPR

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Victoria Walker, senior travel reporter for The Points Guy, about airline companies' use of digital COVID-19 vaccine cards.
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Prince Harry To Attend Prince Phillip's Funeral, But Meghan Will Not

1 day ago   |   Forbes   |   4 articles

Markle, who is pregnant with the couple's second child, has been advised to avoid traveling to the U.K.
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A Twitter and Roblox user posing as a White House reporter snuck in 4 questions to press secretary Jen Psaki

A Twitter and Roblox user posing as a White House reporter snuck in 4 questions to press secretary Jen Psaki

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement A Twitter and Roblox user who posed as a White House Correspondents Association member managed to land four questions in recent Biden administration...
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A pandemic problem no one has solved: Marine workers stuck at sea

1 day ago   |   Star Tribune

Travel restrictions have seafarers stuck aboard ships or unable to leave countries.
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The 6 best hammocks for backyards and camping

The 6 best hammocks for backyards and camping

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Hammocks have been used for literally hundreds of years, dating back to early indigenous Americans. They're incredibly practical, lifting you off the...
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Cellar 503 Brings Popular Pour Oregon Wine Tasting Event Right To Your Home

1 day ago   |   Forbes

The organizers of Pour Oregon, which will be held on April 29 through May 2, 2021, have creatively pulled together, by way of interactive Zoom sessions and immersive tasting...
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Betterment Checking review: Reimburses 100% of ATM and foreign transaction fees, at no monthly cost

Betterment Checking review: Reimburses 100% of ATM and foreign transaction fees, at no monthly cost

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List PlacementTable of Contents: Masthead Sticky Betterment Checking comes with an easy-to-use mobile app and reimburses ATM fees. The account is good for people who...
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No pillow fighter: My Pillow Guy's would-be nemesis David Hogg roasted for...

No pillow fighter: My Pillow Guy's would-be nemesis David Hogg roasted for abandoning his ‘progressive' company

Gun-control advocate David Hogg has announced that he is stepping back from his planned pillow company, which was meant to directly compete with outspoken Donald Trump... Read more ...

Covid variant from South Africa was able to ‘break through' Pfizer vaccine...

The coronavirus variant first discovered in South Africa is able to evade some of the protection of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, according to an Israeli study. Read more ...

‘If it has a pool, it's a free-for-all': Las Vegas housing market on fire

Las Vegas' housing market is in overdrive. Homes are selling rapidly, prices are setting record highs and many buyers are paying cash. Read more ...

Will Nuclear Energy's No-Carbon Quality Outweigh The Fukushima Accident?

Nuclear energy is at heart the climate debate - the only carbon-free fuel that can run around the clock. But can opponents transcend Fukushima? Read more ...

John Boehner says that Mitch McConnell 'holds his feelings, thoughts, and...

John Boehner says that Mitch McConnell 'holds his feelings, thoughts, and emotions in a lockbox'

Summary List Placement When former GOP House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio served in leadership, he often worked with his Senate counterpart, Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of... Read more ...

Would You Spend $899 for a Kitty Scratcher?

Vegetable-dyed scratch pads and organic catnip leaf? The money grows on these cat trees. Read more ...

Iran calls blackout at underground atomic facility 'nuclear terrorism.'...

Iran calls blackout at underground atomic facility 'nuclear terrorism.' Israeli outlets blame an Israeli cyberattack

Summary List Placement Ali Akbar Salehi, the head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organization, described a Sunday morning blackout at its Natanz uranium enrichment facility as an act... Read more ...

What's inside a wasp's nest?

Summary List Placement Following is a transcript of the video. Michael Mills: This is a wasp nest. In the wild, some of these nests are built underground using clay or mud. But... Read more ...

Microsoft in advanced talks to buy Nuance for about $16 billion...

Buying Nuance could bolster Microsoft's assets in voice software, where it already has technology for developers. Read more ...

New York's lockdown self-harm and other commentary

New York's lockdown self-harm and other commentary

Economy desk: NY's Lockdown Self-Harm The “Great Lockdown” of 2020, laments The Wall Street Journal's editorial board, involved massive, “self-inflicted” harm - but some states... Read more ...