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Jun 26, 2014, 12:11 ET
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Destination America Celebrates Fourth Of July With A Bang: The Wallflowers Take The Stage In Prescott, Ariz., While Hamtramck, Mich. Embraces Their First July Fourth In 30 Years!

 Destination America, part of the Discovery Channel family of networks, and the only television network to celebrate the people, places, and...

Oct 23, 2013, 16:51 ET

Political Opinion May Be Conflicting, But Belief In Ghosts Crosses Party Lines!

 Destination America, the only television network that celebrates the people, places, and stories of our country, today released the results of...

Jun 20, 2013, 16:08 ET

Destination America Announces Grammy Award-Winning Band The Mavericks For Upcoming "Red, White And You" Festivities In Fayetteville, NC And Union Beach, NJ

 Destination America, the only television network that celebrates the people, places, and stories of the U.S., has lined up a spectacular party...

May 23, 2013, 14:38 ET

Destination America And USA WEEKEND Announce Winners Of The Inaugural "RED, WHITE AND YOU" Contest

 Destination America, the only television network that celebrates the people, places, and stories of the U.S., and national weekly magazine USA...

Mar 04, 2013, 11:15 ET
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Crypto Creatures And Local Legends Lurk In Destination America's New Series "Monsters And Mysteries In America"

 Mysterious shadows. Screams in the night. A hair-raising sense that something is watching. Stories of the unknown capture our imagination and...

Feb 07, 2013, 12:48 ET
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What Would Mike Rowe Do? Find Out When 'DIRTY JOBS' Host Mike Rowe Serves As Guest Programmer Highlighting The Early Years Of The Hit Series For Destination America

 Destination America, the only network that celebrates the people, places, and stories of the U.S., invites fans to join Mike Rowe in reliving...

Dec 04, 2012, 17:43 ET
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Destination America Brings Home The Bacon With All-New Series "UNITED STATES OF BACON"

 Have no fear, bacon is here! With Americans gobbling up more than 1.7 billion pounds of bacon each year, Destination America brings bacon...

Oct 01, 2012, 12:01 ET
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Destination America Greenlights Two New Home And Lifestyle Series: "BUYING ALASKA" And "EPIC"

 Taking a look at out-of-the-ordinary home and lifestyle choices in our great nation, DESTINATION AMERICA has greenlit two new series hitting...

Sep 18, 2012, 15:54 ET
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Real-Life American Horror Stories Possess "A HAUNTING," Resurrecting On Destination America This October

 Sometimes real evil lurks in the darkest shadows and in the most ordinary places; this is where nightmares become reality. Returning with a...

Aug 13, 2012, 15:18 ET
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Step Into the Lives of High Tech Card Sharks and Slot Swindlers in Destination America's New Series "CHEATING VEGAS"

 They say "what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas," but that's not necessarily true for these cheaters, who have been exposed on casino floor....

Jun 27, 2012, 13:11 ET
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Destination America Has Recipe For Ratings Success -- Fires Up The Grill For Another Season Of BBQ PITMASTERS

The secret's in the sauce! On the heels of unprecedented ratings success for BBQ PITMASTERS, Destination America greenlights another season of...

Jun 20, 2012, 11:22 ET
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Chef Todd Fisher Takes a Bite Out of His "Bucket List" in Destination America's New Series UNITED STATES OF FOOD

Everyone has a bucket list of things to accomplish in their lifetime. They usually look a bit like this: hike the Appalachian Trail, visit...

May 07, 2012, 11:25 ET
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Destination America Digs Into Nostalgia and Pop Culture Cuisine With FAST FOOD MANIA

 We've grown up with America's favorite treat – fast food.  From beloved childhood memories to classic Americana, the...

May 03, 2012, 15:13 ET
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Summer Sizzles With an All-new Season of BBQ PITMASTERS Exclusively on Destination America

The high-stakes world of competitive barbecuing is back! Destination America is serving up a mouth-watering helping of pulled-pork perfection and...

Apr 04, 2012, 11:53 ET
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Planet Green Becomes "Destination America," the First and Only Network to Celebrate the Stories of America's Past, Present, and Future

 Discovery Communications announced today that Planet Green will turn red, white, and blue when it is re-named Destination America on Monday,...

Aug 15, 2008, 01:00 ET
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TAM is the Most Punctual Brazilian Airline in 2008

SAO PAULO, Brazil, Aug. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- During the first seven months of 2008, TAM (Bovespa: TAMM4; NYSE: TAM) had the best punctuality rate...