Dan Sonheim

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Southeast slogs through rare winter storm as another arctic blast freezes northern US

On the bright side, February will be over in just four days.<p>In the meantime, an arctic air mass passed down from Canada continues to plunge much of the U.S. into record-setting lows, continuing a punishing stretch that could result in temperatures settling 10 degrees below average for the month, …

Proof you have no idea what a good price for your flight is

The hard-to-pin-down, constantly changing prices of airfares are a frustration even for frequent travelers. In fact, new data show, airfare pricing is so opaque that very few US travelers can accurately estimate what a good deal is.<p>The analysis by Hopper, an airfare search engine, offers some good …

Flying

Malaysia's AirAsia X is pushing back plane orders and cutting costs

File photo of an AirAsia X Airbus passenger jet arriving at Orly airport near Paris Thomson Reuters<p>KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia's AirAsia X will cut flights on unprofitable routes, reorganize staff and defer some aircraft deliveries to turn around the loss-making long-haul budget carrier, the …

Fortune.com

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Ukraine truce appears to take hold; currency trading banned

KIEV/MAKIYVKA, Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukraine came under greater economic pressure after unexpectedly banning most currency trading and then abruptly reversing course, wreaking havoc on the hryvnia, just as a truce in the east took hold on Wednesday with no combat fatalities reported.With the …

Russia

HomeAway CEO Downplays Booking.com as a European Competitor

There’s a funny thing going on in the vacation rental business: Industry leader HomeAway, which is strongest in rentals from individual owners, is …

Hospitality

Is Putting A Plastic Container In the Microwave Really That Bad?

How bad is putting a plastic container in the microwave? When you bring your lunch to work in one and you don't feel like transferring it to glass or paper before you heat it up, are you endangering yourself?<p>While the risks of putting plastics, BPA-free or otherwise, in the microwave are still up …

Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes That'll Feed You For Days

We all know that some very decadent recipes can be made in the slow cooker. Between the hot chocolate and nachos, it's easy to forget about dinner altogether and go for the comfort foods that slow cookers do best. But guys, the slow cooker is good at putting together a wholesome meal too -- it does …

Disneyland's original prospectus revealed!

Thanks to an anonymous benefactor, Boing Boing is pleased to present the first-ever look at the original Disneyland prospectus.<p>Thanks to an anonymous …