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6 tips for finding cheap airline fares

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TIPS FOR FINDING CHEAP FARES

— Travel during off-peak times. Two of the slowest periods for air travel are Dec. 1 to Dec. 14 and then Jan. 4 to Feb. 15.

— Fly on slow days. Planes tend to have the most empty seats on Tuesdays,...

Forest Service to hold public meeting Tuesday for Pikes Peak summit house plans
By: Lance Benzel - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

Have an idea for how to improve Pikes Peak's summit-top visitors center?

Here's your chance to be heard.

The Forest Service, which has...

Woodland Park Planning Commission to weigh hotel proposal
By: Matt Steiner - 0 Sun, Aug 23, 2015

A Woodland Park developer has a vision.

Bill Page, of Page Properties, hopes to see a large Best Western Hotel constructed on the eastern end...

Colorado travel calendar starting Aug. 23, 2015
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Colorado Calendar

Be sure to call before you go. Many events are free; some charge admission or require tickets. Events are subject to change....

LIST: 8 great watering holes to find a drink in Colorado
By: - 0 Sun, Aug 23, 2015

Here's a look at eight of the best bars, breweries and wineres in Colorado:

- Left Hand Brewing: This Longmont brewer was the first to bottle...

Denver's oldest brewery reopens after 45 years
By: - 0 Sun, Aug 23, 2015

One of Denver's oldest breweries was resurrected Saturday with an eye on serving as a catalyst for the future of the city's craft beer industry.

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Hearing set for man accused of trying to stop departing jet
By: - 0 Fri, Aug 21, 2015

DENVER — A man accused of running onto a ramp at Denver International Airport and trying to stop a departing airplane has a hearing scheduled for...

Denver Botanic Gardens says corpse flower is starting to die
By: - 0 Fri, Aug 21, 2015

After two days and roughly 22,000 visitors, the Denver Botanic Gardens says there's only a limited time left to see the corpse flower— ironically —...

Chick-fil-A's stance against gay marriage may not fly at Denver airport
By: - 0 Thu, Aug 20, 2015

DENVER — The Denver City Council has stalled a lease for a Chick-fil-A restaurant at Denver International Airport, citing the company's reputation as...

Officials: Man ran onto Denver airport ramp to stop plane
By: - 0 Wed, Aug 19, 2015

DENVER — Authorities have announced that they arrested a man accused of running onto a ramp at Denver International Airport and trying to stop a...

List: Top 10 attractions to see around Colorado Springs
By: - 0 Mon, Aug 17, 2015

You will never know how much cool stuff there is to do and see in the Pikes Peak region until you’re asked to list just 10 of them. Here's...

Hillside, Colorado: New life for a tiny town
By: Amanda Hancock - 0 Mon, Aug 17, 2015

Hillside - If it's not Sunday, the ranchers arrive in waves of two or three early each morning. They park trucks in the gravel lot outside and open...

LIST: 8 places for adventure in Colorado
By: - 0 Sun, Aug 16, 2015

Hike to Hanging Lake/Spouting Rock: This 1-mile trail near Glenwood Springs includes 1,000 feet of elevation gain. The destination - an amazingly...

LIST: 8 spots families must visit in Colorado
By: - 0 Sat, Aug 15, 2015

Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park: Cave tours, thrill rides and attractions are packed into one Glenwood Springs park. In 2014, USA Today listed the...

Video: Sneak peek at Colorado Springs' Seven Falls, reopening after 2 years
By: Rich Laden - 0 Thu, Aug 13, 2015

Seven Falls in Colorado Springs always has been what its name implies - seven cascading waterfalls, which for decades have attracted local residents...

Deal to develop parkland near dunes riles conservationists

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The parkland surrounding Indiana's towering dunes was intended to keep industry away from a geological marvel molded over thousands of years at the southern tip of Lake Michigan.

Yet five years after a politically connected...

Gov. Ige says early immigration screening is Hawaii priority
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HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Gov. David Ige said Thursday it's a top priority for Hawaii that the U.S. be able to process Japanese travelers for...

With eye on future foreign flights, Vegas airport to grow
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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas plans to double the number of international gates at McCarran International Airport with the expectation that foreign...

Bleisure: When your workday is over, evenings in London
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Business travelers to London always have plenty of options for exploring the city after the workday is done. But this fall, visitors have a few...

Dutch rabbit Miffy and Matisse side-by-side at Rijksmuseum
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AMSTERDAM (AP) — Miffy is hanging with Matisse at the Rijksmuseum.

A new exhibition highlighting the significance of Dick Bruna, the Dutch...

Children's Museum of Manhattan features NYC's sights, sounds
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NEW YORK (AP) — An upcoming installation at the Children's Museum of Manhattan invites kids to explore the sounds, sights and flavors of New York...

Hawaii officials reopen Waikiki beach after sewage spill
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HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii officials on Wednesday reopened world-renowned Waikiki beach after water quality tests showed bacteria levels there declined...

Labor trouble with pilots deepens at Republic Airways
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DALLAS (AP) — The Teamsters group representing pilots at Republic Airways is balking at allowing a vote on the company's contract offer, deepening...

Airfare deals pop up as airlines wage limited fare wars
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ABOARD AMERICAN AIRLINES FLIGHT 1223 (AP) — Airline fare wars are making a comeback.

Don't expect widespread sales or cheap flights home for...

Back from death's door, Resorts casino is now profitable
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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — As recently as five years ago, Resorts Casino Hotel was near death, struggling to survive against bigger, newer Atlantic...

NH's Mount Monadnock: Hiking challenge despite geezer looks
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JAFFREY, N.H. (AP) — From a distance, New England's beloved Mount Monadnock looks distinctly unthreatening. Veteran hikers seeking a challenge may be...

Israel museum repairs ancient item after damage
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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's leading museum said Wednesday that a young visitor accidentally bumped into a display case and broke an ancient glass...

6 tips for finding cheap airline fares
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TIPS FOR FINDING CHEAP FARES

— Travel during off-peak times. Two of the slowest periods for air travel are Dec. 1 to Dec. 14 and then Jan. 4...

Guide mauled by lion in Zimbabwe, died protecting tourists
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HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A guide mauled to death by a lion, put himself between tourists and the charging animal, during an attack in the same park...

Editorials from around New York
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Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New York's newspapers:

The Times Herald-Record of Middletown on General...