Rayanne Choate

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An open letter to all commercial airlines from a hearing impaired passenger

Long before I got fitted for my first hearing aids, I have been flying with you. In 1998, I was diagnosed with moderate-severe hearing loss in one …

10 Hungarian Habits I Lost When I Moved to the US

At age 17 I left my home country, Hungary and moved to the US. After nearly 9 years of living, studying and working here, yet again, I took another courageous step and I left. Since then I've only been back as a visitor as part of my on-going travels. For the past 6 years, I've been living a …

California police seek help in probe of family shooting, baby's death

<b>Los Angeles (CNN) —</b> Police in California are pleading for help from the public in the investigation into the shooting of three people and the death of a baby who was later found in a dumpster.<p>Long Beach Police Chief Robert Luna admits that investigators do not have enough information to answer the …

12 Things You Didn't Know About Airstream Trailers

<i>By: Jordi Lippe</i><p><i>Credit: Kate's Lazy Desert/Facebook</i><p>They've popped up in movies and on TV. You may have even caught a passing glimpse of one on the open road. But long before Matthew McConaughey stepped out of his retooled Airstream onto the beach and (probably) said "alright, alright, alright," …

Police stop apparent suicide attempt on JetBlue flight

<b>(CNN) —</b> A group of police officers flying home to Utah from the funeral of slain New York Police Det. Wenjian Liu were unexpectedly called into service in midair.<p>A JetBlue flight from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Salt Lake City was diverted to Chicago O'Hare International Airport on …

The Must See Attraction of 2015 in Vegas

Las Vegas is fascinating. I come to Las Vegas often and always find cool things to do on and off the strip. Yesterday I was on a mission to see the High Roller, the World's Largest Observation Wheel. The High Roller has 28 glass cabins soaring 550 feet high with 360 degree views of Las Vegas. These …

Pittsburgh: The Coolest American City You Haven't Been To

Downtown Pittsburgh is infused with an authentic, indie-spirited vibrancy you don't see much in cities anymore In this era of homogenized cities, Pittsburgh is a breath of fresh air. It embraces its industrial past while simultaneously wrapping its strong arms around progressive green developments, …

1795 time capsule opened, centuries after Revere and Adams buried it

<b>(CNN) —</b> More than 200 years after Samuel Adams and Paul Revere first buried it in Boston, it took an hour to remove all the objects crammed inside a tiny time capsule.<p>Onlookers anxiously watched the unveiling Tuesday, worrying the items might not have weathered the years very well.<p>"Could we …

Archaeology

Here are the airlines rated the world’s safest

Last year no doubt was a bad one for airline safety. While the rate of accidents was historically low—just one for every 1.3 million flights—21 of those accidents were fatal, a higher-than-average number that claimed 986 lives. Those statistics are courtesy of the aviation website …

Aviation

Rare Behind-the-Scenes Photos of Hollywood's Biggest Movies and Stars

<b>"Most of Hollywood history has survived</b> because someone dug it out of the trash," photographer Bruce McBroom says in the new book <i>Hollywood Frame by Frame</i>. And it's those unearthed, pulled-from-the-trash items that seem to hold the most intrigue.<p>For years, studios relied on elaborate, staged …

Eight habitable planets found orbiting distant suns in 'Goldilocks zone'

Astrophysicists at the Harvard-Smithsonian Centre for Astrophysics in Cambridge, US, have found eight new planets which could support life<p>Eight new ‘Earths’ which may hold liquid water and could sustain life has been spotted orbiting a distant sun in our galaxy.<p>The new worlds double the number of …

Universe