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Monday, March 19, 2018

Autumn Foliage Drives

As the weather becomes cooler, here’s where you can find the best fall foliage.

September 18, 2014

Falling In Love With Fall

Fall will soon be upon us, and with that comes a lot of travel options that mesh perfectly with the cooler weather, falling leaves, and crisp clean colors.  Travel & Leisure has a roundup of America’s Best Cities for Fall Travel that includes both obvious and less obvious choices. While summer in the southern part […]

August 25, 2014

No Plans To Search For Bodies Of Mount Rainier Climbers, Officials Say

By Maria L. La Ganga and Paresh Dave, Los Angeles Times EATONVILLE, Wash. — As family members of six climbers believed to have died in a catastrophic fall on Mount Rainier made their way to Washington state, officials said there are no plans to actively search for the bodies because of the treacherous terrain. “All indications […]

June 2, 2014

U.S. Jobless Claims Fall

Washington (AFP) – New claims for U.S. unemployment insurance benefits fell last week to 300,000, pulling the trend line to its lowest level in nearly seven years, the Labor Department said Thursday. New claims, a sign of the pace of layoffs, fell by 27,000 in the week to May 24. The four-week moving average fell […]

May 29, 2014

U.S. Jobless Claims Fall After Easter-Period Surge

Washington (AFP) – New claims for U.S. unemployment insurance benefits fell last week following a short-lived surge, bringing them back in line with the past year’s level, official data showed Thursday. Initial jobless claims, a sign of the pace of layoffs, totaled 319,000 in the week ending May 3, compared with 345,000 the prior week, […]

May 8, 2014

Contador Lucky to Escape Serious Injury at Tour

CAP FREHEL, France (AP) — Believe it or not, Alberto Contador is a lucky man. The assertion sure sounds paradoxical after the three-time champion hit the road Wednesday during the fifth stage of the Tour de France. But the Spaniard was fortunate enough to escape with bruises while RadioShack team leader Janez Brajkovic, one of […]

July 7, 2011