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Big Boy steam engine to start journey to Wyoming on April 28

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Big Boy steam engine to start journey to Wyoming on April 28
Union Pacific's vintage Big Boy 4014 steam engine goes on the road again April 28, leaving its current waystation near Colton to be towed across Nevada and Utah and then on to Cheyenne, Wyo., by May 8. There, it will be restored for several years.

MH370: Prolonged search could cost more than $230 million

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If the search for the missing jetliner in the south Indian Ocean doesn't produce debris, officials may soon be forced to review the operation, Malaysia's acting transport minister said Thursday.

Hawaii: Waikiki Joy reborn as Oahu's Aqua Oasis with rates from $108

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Hawaii: Waikiki Joy reborn as Oahu's Aqua Oasis with rates from $108
A centrally located Waikiki hotel, renamed the Aqua Oasis, has relaunched after a $2.5 million renovation. Introductory room rates start at $108 a night.

American stopping LAX-Santa Barbara flights, but bus is still running

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American stopping LAX-Santa Barbara flights, but bus is still running
Now that American Airlines is dropping LAX-Santa Barbara flights, the company that has run shuttle service between the two points for three decades sees a prime opportunity.

Prince Peers Over Precipice, Aussies Hold Breath

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Prince Peers Over Precipice, Aussies Hold Breath
Prince William stood on the edge of a 300-foot cliff Thursday as he and his wife Catherine visited Australia’s Blue Mountains. The pair observed a group abseiling near the town of Katoomba."I think he made everyone a bit nervous.