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North Texas teen Sky Richardson in Israel. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Amid Wailing Sirens, North Texas Teen Makes Connection In Israel

Sky Richardson, 16, says he will never forget his life-changing visit to Israel. “It was the greatest experience of my life.” The Addison boy and six other teens from Temple Shalom in Dallas spent more than a month touring in Israel.

CBS 11–07/30/2014

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Study: Bad Roads Cost Texans $25 Billion A Year

All drivers in the Dallas-Fort Worth area have to contend with traffic and sometime bone-jarring stretches of road.

CBS 11–07/23/2014

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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

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Go On The Ultimate Game Of Thrones Fancation

Take your Game Of Thrones fandom to the next level by booking Black Tomato’s nine-day Game of Thrones Croatian/Icelandic vacation. The trip is designed to take you to some of the HBO show’s most iconic filming locations.

04/11/2014

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Score Cheap Hotel Rooms By Letting Hotels Fight Over You

Hotels now want to treat you like a storage unit full of crappy furniture — they bid on YOU!

03/27/2014

Former NBA basketball player Dennis Rodman of the US prepares to check in for his flight to North Korea at Beijing's international airport. (Photo credit WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images)

NBA Not Backing Rodman’s North Korea Trip

The NBA and the National Basketball Retired Players Association are among those criticizing Dennis Rodman’s latest trip to North Korea.

01/07/2014

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How To Do Hawaii Like A Man

Kauai is the place to visit if you like your slice of paradise served with a healthy dose of well-earned cuts and bruises, and a sore muscle or two. It’s an amazing, exotic place that’s definitely worth the visit, but if you’re going to attempt it — you should do it right. And here is how.

10/30/2013

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The Bahamas Destination Guide

If you want to truly experience The Bahamas, get ready to do some island hopping. Check out this destinations guide to Nassau, Grand Bahama Island, Great Exuma, Green Turtle Cay and more.

10/25/2013

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The Six Best Hotel Beds For Shut-Eye

Check out these hotel beds around the world that help you get the best possible night’s sleep.

10/24/2013

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The Most Expensive Cruise In The World

Whether you can afford a complete splurge of a vacation or not, Silversea’s World Cruise is entertaining enough to learn more about. The most expensive cruise on the planet hits up 49 ports in 115 days of pure indulgence.

10/23/2013

A man plays with his sons on the beach. (credit: Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images)

Want More Time Off? Some Texas Employers Let You Buy It

Want more time off work to hang out at the beach? Need a little cash and have vacation days to spare? Some North Texas companies allow their workers to buy and sell vacation time, a perk that gives workers more flexibility in managing time off.

06/10/2013

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Big Improvements Arrive At DFW Airport

DFW International Airport is one of the busiest airports in the nation. But big improvements being rolled out on Tuesday morning could make your next trip a lot faster.

03/26/2013

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