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Don Ames
August 31, 2019 - 8:41 am
Labor Day Weekend gas prices are down 40 cents a gallon from where they were this time last year, and down 16 cents in just the last month alone. AAA Fuel Analyst Don Redman says this time last year we were paying about 2.60 a gallon during one of the busier times for road traffic. He notes for...
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Curt Lewis
August 28, 2019 - 6:28 am
DALLAS ( 1080 KRLD ) - Southwest Airlines and American Airlines are among the airlines offering their passengers some flexibility as all eyes are on Tropical Storm Dorian which is blowing through the Caribbean this morning. Southwest customers flying to Turks and Caicos, the Dominican Republic and...
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Woman narrowly escapes death as SUV is hit by train
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Thomas Perumean
August 22, 2019 - 8:41 am
A summer filled with train disruptions for New Orleans visitors has reached its end as Amtrak has restored full service on its Chicago-to-New Orleans line. The line was restored Wednesday after months of terminating in Jackson, Mississippi. Amtrak spokesman Marc Magliari says the opening of the...
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Jacquie Cadorette
August 16, 2019 - 1:16 pm
There’s a new travel trend going around, and it involves ditching your friends for a different vacation buddy – your phone. According to Travel + Leisure , the “mobilemoon” is a vacation trend that’s sort of like a “solomoon” but with way more Instagrams involved. Instead of going on a solo trip...
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Johnny Lopez
August 13, 2019 - 11:01 am
With a little more than a month left until the official end of summer, there’s still time to hit the beach. And whether you live near the shore or are looking for an end of summer destination, hitting up some of the world’s most gorgeous beaches is probably on everyone’s bucket list. Travel...
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Thomas Perumean
August 08, 2019 - 6:53 am
Heady days for Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. The facility just set a new record the number of passengers in May. Airport officials counted more million-and-a-quarter people arrive and depart on flights. This new record comes as delays continue to push back the opening of the...
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Johnny Lopez
July 31, 2019 - 1:26 pm
An airline has taken flying the friendly skies to a whole new level. 71-year-old Air Canada passenger Elizabeth Coffi Tabu was on her way back to her home in Paris after spending a month with family in Canada when a delayed flight forced her to miss a connection in Montreal. Since there were no...
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Don Ames
July 25, 2019 - 10:34 am
Cruise options from New Orleans continue to expand. And, the latest offering is a luxury cruise on the Mississippi River. "The American Harmony departs on its inaugural sail on August 17th departing here from Port Nola. So, we're really excited to welcome them home to New Orleans," says port...
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Johnny Lopez
July 25, 2019 - 8:55 am
Avocado toast is so last year, now it’s all about the avocado condo! The “Avo-Condo,” as it is being called by Booking.com, is an avocado-shaped camper that the travel website is giving guacamole-obsessed fans the opportunity to stay in for the night, according to Delish. Now in order to make your...
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July 23, 2019 - 6:28 am
A sheriff says two people have been killed after the vehicle they were in was struck by a passenger train in eastern Mississippi. Lauderdale County Sheriff Billy Sollie tells the Meridian Star that the wreck happened Monday afternoon at an ungated crossing off U.S. Highway 11, south of Meridian...
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