Elon Musk's SpaceX plans to fly a Japanese billionaire and several artists on a tourist trip around the moon

  1. Elon Musk’s SpaceX plans to fly a Japanese billionaire and several artists on a tourist trip around the moon  Washington Post
  2. Elon Musk just revealed who will fly to the moon on SpaceX’s new rocket ship  Business Insider
  3. SpaceX says Japanese billionaire will be first private citizen on moon flight  NBCNews.com
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Major US tourist sites in path of Hurricane Florence

Major US tourist sites in path of Hurricane FlorenceFrom Charleston’s colonial mansions with finely-crafted balustrades, to fragile Outer Banks beaches, to exalted centers of American history, the tourism-heavy US East Coast is facing a potentially devastating blow from Hurricane Florence. The full force of Florence is threatening the city’s colonial structures, cobblestone streets and dozens of bohemian bars and cafes, which delight the region’s five million annual visitors. A direct hit on Charleston could shock the area’s $4.2 billion tourism industry, which employs more than 47,000 people.


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Egypt set to release Lebanese tourist jailed over Facebook post

Egypt set to release Lebanese tourist jailed over Facebook postA Lebanese tourist who was sentenced to eight years in prison for posting a video on Facebook the authorities claimed had insulted the country is set to walk free after a court cut the prison term and suspended it, the state-run MENA news agency said on Sunday. A Cairo court in July found Mona el-Mazboh guilty of deliberately spreading false rumors that would harm society, attacking religion, and public indecency. El-Mazboh was arrested at Cairo airport in June at the end of her stay in Egypt after a 10-minute video in which she was complaining of sexual harassment and conditions in Egypt using explicit language went viral on social media.


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After Missouri Duck-Boat Accident, a Summer Staple in Many Tourist Spots Suffers

  1. After Missouri Duck-Boat Accident, a Summer Staple in Many Tourist Spots Suffers  Wall Street Journal
  2. Duck boat operator cared more about profits than safety, Missouri’s attorney general says in lawsuit  CNN
  3. Missouri AG sues Ride the Ducks in Branson, alleging company tried to avoid refunds  Kansas City Star
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