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Susie Jones
July 12, 2019 - 10:19 am
All this summer, we are showing you places in Minnesota, where you can get to using just one tank of gas. This week, WCCO's Susie Jones takes us to Stillwater, where residents are getting ready for "Lumber Jack Days" which begins July 17th and runs through July 21st. Stillwater’s annual community...
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Top Five Travel
Henry Lake
July 11, 2019 - 8:07 am
Almost everyone says that they’d love to travel more, but often the cost of airfare, hotels, activities and dining out get in the way. It’s true that travel can be expensive but with a little creativity and planning, you can get away for less. This week’s top five is an extreme example of that...
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Top Five Travel
Henry Lake
July 11, 2019 - 12:03 am
RELATED: Top Five Travel with Henry Lake: $100 weekends We all want to travel more and we all have our excuses for not making it happen. For some it’s budget or too many commitments at home, but for others it’s the amount of time needed to get to a far-off destination that keeps us grounded. It’s...
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Fireworks seen from the Lincoln Memorial explode over the Potomac River for Independence Day, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
July 04, 2019 - 10:46 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The national holiday to mark America's birth as a country has been filled with parades, concerts, competitive eating and, of course, fireworks. Boston, Philadelphia, Washington, New York and other places around the country are holding massive celebrations with big name artists like...
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President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and Karen Pence and others stand as the US Army Band performs and the US Navy Blue Angels flyover at the end of an Independence Day celebration in front of the Lincoln Memorial, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
July 04, 2019 - 9:54 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump celebrated the story of America as "the greatest political journey in human history" in a Fourth of July commemoration before a soggy but cheering crowd of spectators, many of them invited, on the grounds of the Lincoln Memorial. Supporters welcomed his...
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Top Five Travel
Henry Lake
June 14, 2019 - 1:01 am
Almost everyone says that they’d love to travel more, but often the cost of airfare, hotels, activities and dining out get in the way. It’s true that travel can be expensive but with a little creativity and planning, you can get away for less. This week’s top five is an extreme example of that...
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FILE - In this July 4, 2018, file photo, fireworks explode over Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument and U.S. Capitol, along the National Mall in Washington, during the Fourth of July celebration. Independence Day is just over three weeks away, and nobody in Washington seems to know exactly what the July 4 celebrations in the nation’s capital will look like. President Donald Trump has stated he wants to reshape the annual event into a “Salute to America” that would feature Trump himself speaking from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
June 12, 2019 - 9:16 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — With three weeks to go, exactly what's going to happen in Washington on the Fourth of July remains a subject of intense confusion because of President Donald Trump plans to reshape the nation's premier celebration. Will Independence Day festivities be centered around the...
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Sicily, Italy
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June 04, 2019 - 2:58 pm
You could own a home in the Italian countryside for less than $2, but there’s a catch. Mussomeli, a small village in the hills of Sicily, has dozens homes for sale that cost 1 euro, or about $1.12, but they are all abandoned fixer-uppers, according to CNBC . The homes are being sold by a city-run...
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A sign pointing the way to the pub
Patricia Marshall
June 03, 2019 - 9:36 pm
A historic London pub wants you to enjoy happy hour in the buff. The Coach & Horses, a pub that’s been around since 1847, has been granted a nudity license which allows patrons to throw back pints completely naked. No shirt, no pants, no underwear, no problem. Alastair Choat has owned the bar...
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A Southwest airplane
Maria Tama
June 03, 2019 - 9:52 am
While you might lose money going through security, flying the friendly skies has allegedly gotten a little bit friendlier. A new survey of air travelers has found that customer satisfaction is at an all-time high. For the seventh year in a row, J.D. Power ‘s North America Airline Satisfaction Study...
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