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TODAY'S TALK: Controversial gun bill passes in Georgia Video included

A controversial gun bill is making headlines in Georgia and around the country. More>>

Wedding season comes with high price tags Video included

Wedding season is here and that means more than 67 million Americans are planning to attend nuptials this year. According to American Express spending and savings tracker, guests will spend an average of $592 to attend a wedding. Those in the wedding party will actually spend more, shelling out an average of $618. That's up 63% from 2012. When it comes to purchasing gifts for the couple, wedding guests say they'll spend about $109, but family members of the bridal couple plan to spend double ... More>>

More people splurging on summer travel Video included

If you're looking to splurge on travel this year, you're not alone. More>>

Travelers "going green" to shrink carbon footprint Video included

As we celebrate Earth Day today, it turns out that travelers are trying to go green, taking steps to shrink their carbon footprint. A Trip Advisor survey finds people are making sure the lights and A/C are "off" when they leave hotel rooms. They're also taking part in hotel programs to reuse linens and towels, and looking for ways to recycle. When they're on the road, walking, biking, or taking mass transit as much as possible. More>>

Air Canada caught throwing luggage Video included

Have you ever wondered what happens to your carry-on luggage when you're told to gate-check it at the airport?
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