Posts Tagged ‘miles’

5 ways to not blow your unused airline miles

5 ways to not blow your unused airline miles

Filed under: Personal Finance, Credit Cards The complex nature of airline loyalty programs has left many consumers who sign up for their co-branded credit cards wanting for more. Not only have airline miles becoming increasingly harder to use these last few years, but award availability can sometimes be scarce. To add insult to injury,...

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Microbes found living two miles beneath Earth’s surface

Microbes found living two miles beneath Earth’s surface

Brooks HaysUPPSALA, Sweden, Feb. 15 (UPI) — Researchers have sequenced the genome of a newly discovered group of deep-dwelling microbes named Hadesarchaea. Latest News – UPI.com

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Man missing since 1986 found living 75 miles from home

Man missing since 1986 found living 75 miles from home

Ed AdamczykST. CATHARINES , Ontario, Feb. 12 (UPI) — A Canadian man, missing since 1986 with a faulty memory, was found living under a different identity not far from where he disappeared. Top News – UPI.com

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Les Miles has a cowboy hat and a Texas Bowl rodeo champions belt

Les Miles has a cowboy hat and a Texas Bowl rodeo champions belt

Let’s see if LSU is as good at football as it is at rodeoing. On account of being in Texas, the Texas Bowl sends both of its teams to a rodeo. Last year, we got marvelous pictures of Bert and Charlie Strong in cowboy hats. This year’s pictures were even better, as LSU coach Les...

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With rumors swirling, LSU’s Les Miles told to focus on Texas A&M

With rumors swirling, LSU’s Les Miles told to focus on Texas A&M

The Sports Xchange LSU head coach Les Miles faces uncertainty about his future as he prepares his Tigers for the regular-season finale against Texas A&M on Saturday night. Latest News – UPI.com

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Tropical Storm Kevin forms 500 miles off California

Tropical Storm Kevin forms 500 miles off California

Andrew V. PestanoWASHINGTON, Sept. 3 (UPI) — Tropical Storm Kevin formed about 500 miles from the southern tip of the Baja California peninsula — the 11th named storm of the Pacific hurricane season. Top News – UPI.com

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Washington wildfires grow by 100 square miles, move away from population centers

Washington wildfires grow by 100 square miles, move away from population centers

TWISP, Wash. – Reduced winds on Saturday helped firefighters gain the upper hand against a series of giant wildfires in north-central Washington that earlier left three firefighters dead. The Okanogan Complex of wildfires was measured at 355 square miles on Saturday, about 100 miles larger than Friday, fire spokesman Rick Isaacson said. But the...

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Low Gas Prices Drive Americans to Travel Record Miles

Low Gas Prices Drive Americans to Travel Record Miles

Filed under: Energy, Travel, Transportation, Gas Prices, Economy Ross D. Franklin/AP By Jessica Resnick-Ault NEW YORK — U.S. drivers took advantage of low gasoline prices because of a drop in oil prices, traveling a record number of miles in the first five months of the year, according to government data. Travel on streets and...

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See the first EPIC image of our planet from a million miles away

See the first EPIC image of our planet from a million miles away

NASA’s refrigerator-sized Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) launched in February this year, perched atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, on a mission to warn Earth of incoming solar storms. Now five months later, the satellite has sent back its first image of the planet it was designed to protect — a beautiful color image...

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British festival launches egg 21.7 miles toward space

British festival launches egg 21.7 miles toward space

Ben HooperSWATON, England, July 1 (UPI) — Organizers of an egg tossing event in Britain said an attempt to launch an egg into space reached an altitude of nearly 22 miles. Latest News – UPI.com

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