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Earhart Flight

Modern-Day Amelia Earhart Lands In Bay Area, Completes Namesake’s Around-The-World Journey

More than 77 years after Amelia Earhart attempted to fly around the world, a woman named after the aviation legend completed her own round-the-world flight by landing at Oakland International Airport Friday afternoon.

07/11/2014

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Yahoo Uses Crowdsourcing To Teach GPS To Find Scenic Routes

It’s the journey, not the destination that makes road trips memorable, and researchers at Yahoo Labs in Barcelona want to capitalize on that philosophy with a new method for measuring scenic routes to suggest directions.

07/08/2014

Amelia Earhart stands June 14, 1928 in front of her bi-plane called 'Friendship' in Newfoundland. Carlene Mendieta, who is trying to recreate Earhart's 1928 record as the first woman to fly across the US and back again, left Rye, NY on September 5, 2001. Earhart (1898 - 1937) disappeared without trace over the Pacific Ocean in her attempt to fly around the world in 1937. (Getty Images)

Modern Day Amelia Earhart To Trace Namesake’s Planned Flight Path

A woman who carries the same name as the most famous female aviator is paying tribute to the original Amelia Earhart by circling the globe after departing from Oakland Thursday.

06/26/2014

The view up San Francisco's Market Street. (Ron Cervi/KBCS)

San Francisco Labeled Most Expensive Summer Destination In The U.S.

San Francisco moved up three spots to edge New York in the 2014 TripIndex list, released by TripAdvisor. The city was pushed to the top with the highest average hotel price, $381 and Taxi trip $24 among the 20 U.S. destinations surveyed. The study also factored the cost of a pair of cocktails and dinner for two into their “Total Cost,” but San Francisco landed near the middle of the pack on those two factors.

06/17/2014

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From Home To Car: The Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.

05/21/2014

Hilton Concord

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05/20/2014

Clarion Hotel Of Concord

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05/20/2014

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Premier Inns Concord

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05/20/2014

Best Western Heritage Inn

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05/20/2014

Motel 6 Concord

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05/20/2014

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