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16:45 ET Qatar Airways inspira o mundo para viver o sonho de viajar com tarifas incríveis

 O enorme e popular Qatar Airways Travel Festival está de volta, dando aos viajantes em todo o mundo a oportunidade de realizar seus...


16:18 ET Scott Kirby Named President of United Airlines

 United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) today announced that Scott Kirby has been named president of United Airlines. In this newly created...


16:07 ET EVA Revealed To Be World's 3rd Most Loved Airline

 Global airline quality ratings website SKYTRAX scored EVA Air as the world's third Most Loved Airline. SKYTRAX invited travelers to rate...


16:06 ET Cruising Out Of Florida This Winter? Don't Miss A World Of Culture In The Palm Beaches

 International cruise travelers who plan to embark from Florida to the Americas, Caribbean, Panama Canal and Antarctica this winter are being...


15:47 ET The Cat in the Hat's Just-Announced Presidential Campaign Celebrated with Fun Rally for Kids Aboard Carnival Pride at Port of Baltimore

To celebrate The Cat in The Hat's recently announced presidential campaign, Carnival Cruise Line – the exclusive cruise line partner of Dr....


15:40 ET Southwest Airlines and Union Negotiators Reach Agreement in Principle for New Contract

After 10 months of mediated talks following a rejected tentative agreement by the pilots of Southwest Airlines, and more than four total years of...


15:00 ET Boyd Gaming Contributing $50,000 To American Red Cross Relief Efforts In Louisiana

 Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) today announced that it will contribute $50,000 to the American Red Cross in support of ongoing relief...


14:06 ET AC Hotels by Marriott® Offers 'A New Way to Hotel' In Guadalajara -- The Brand's First In Mexico

 AC Hotel Guadalajara, Jalisco, has opened its doors, inviting guests and locals alike to experience A New Way to Hotel in Mexico,...


13:30 ET Kemi Adeyinka, Director of International Weddings and Social Events Sheraton Atlanta Hotel

Sheraton Atlanta welcomes the appointment of Kemi Adeyinka as the Director of International Weddings and Social Events to the reputable, seasoned...


13:26 ET Virtuoso® Survey Uncovers Latest Trends In Adventure Travel

DEMAND FOR ACTIVE EXPERIENCES SOARS, PARTICULARLY FROM VENTURING COUPLES  A new survey by international luxury travel...


13:00 ET Callaway Golf Company Acquires Toulon Design

 Callaway Golf Company (NYSE: ELY), an industry leader in innovative golf equipment and technology, today announced it has entered into an...


12:54 ET Enterprise Holdings Hosting More Than 85 Countries at Global Franchise Meeting in St. Louis

 Representatives from more than 85 countries and territories are convening in St. Louis tomorrow to participate in a global franchise meeting...


12:11 ET Las Vegas Launches New 'What Happens Here, Stays Here' Spot, "Postcard"

 Debuting today, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (Las Vegas) returns to its creative storytelling roots with the latest 'What...


10:24 ET From the Spooky to the Spectacular, Enjoy Exciting Holiday Events near SeaWorld® Orlando Hotels

 Splash into savings this holiday season at one of two Marriott hotels near SeaWorld® Orlando, which plans to host an array of...


10:09 ET Driehaus Museum Announces 2016 Fall Exhibitions and Programs

 The Richard H. Driehaus Museum (40 E. Erie) presents fascinating new lectures, tours, and more for the upcoming fall season. Offerings are as...


09:32 ET R.J. Brunelli Named Exclusive Broker For Four Central New Jersey Retail Sites

 R.J. Brunelli & Co., LLC today announced that it has been appointed exclusive broker for four new and existing retail sites in central New...


09:23 ET Cash 5 Jackpot Split by Tickets Sold in Allegheny, Montgomery Counties

 A $325,000 Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 jackpot from the Friday, August 26, drawing was split by two winning tickets sold in Allegheny and...


09:15 ET Sun Trolley to Host A Transportation Celebration Event to Celebrate 25 Years of Service in Fort Lauderdale

The Sun Trolley, known for its quaint red and yellow trolleys that have been transporting locals and tourists alike and have become a staple in the...


09:02 ET GameCo, the Video Game Gambling Leader, Announces Plans for Participation at Global Gaming Expo (G2E) 2016

 GameCo, Inc., maker of the world's first video game gambling machine (VGM™), announces its plans for a broad presence at this year's...


09:02 ET IES Abroad Film Festival Selects Five Finalists for 3rd Annual Student Film Competition; Fans Encouraged to Vote for their Favorite Entry on Facebook

 IES Abroad, a leading not-for-profit organization providing access to study abroad programs in more than 20 countries and 35 cities around the...


09:00 ET Travel to Great Heights with Rocky Mountaineer's Peaks and Perks Offer

Qualifying 2017 bookings receive up to $600 in credit per couple in added value VANCOUVER, Aug. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Rocky Mountaineer...


09:00 ET Marriott Rewards New Fall MegaBonus Promotion: "Choose Your Path" to Earn More Points for Travel Experiences

 For the first time, Marriott Rewards members will be able to choose one of two ways to earn up to 50,000 bonus points in the loyalty program's...


09:00 ET Velocity Secures $22.5 Million in Series B Funding

Velocity, the world's leading discovery and instant booking platform for premium dining experiences, announced today a landmark $22.5 million...


08:35 ET A Revolutionary and Increasingly Popular Way to Staff, and Diversify, Your Business for Free

It's a situation every small business owner is familiar with. Your busy season is quickly upcoming, and your local talent pool is limited, or...


08:32 ET IntoConcrete Inc. Products Featured in Frank Lloyd Wright Museum Stores

Chicago-based art and design studio IntoConcrete, Inc. has announced that its pieces are now featured in two of Frank Lloyd Wright's museum stores...