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New TSA-approved 3-D scanners mean you can keep your liquids in your bag

New computed tomography (CT) scanners are coming to JFK’s Terminal 8 and Heathrow airports. The new machines may mean the end of liquid restrictions for passenger carry-ons, reports Meredith Carey in CondeNast Traveler. Phoenix, Boston and Dubai are testing new screening devices too. Liquids have been required to be carried in clear, quart-sized, plastic bags and removed […]

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Las Vegas shooting victims outraged over MGM’s lawsuit against them

Victims of the October 2017 Las Vegas shooting have spoken out after MGM (owners of the hotel from which the gunman fired) filed suit against them earlier this week, reports Amy Taxin of the Associated Press. The hotel is declaring that it has no liability in the U.S.’s deadliest shooting that took 58 lives and injured […]

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New York’s most historic fire boat has a dazzling new paint job

The historic fireboat John J. Harvey was built in the 1930s and served the city of NY until the 1990s. Famously, it came out of retirement during the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks to assist in the recovery efforts at the World Trade Center. Now it has been repainted in a WWI technique called Dazzle in […]

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