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  1. Hyatt is eliminating travel-sized plastic toiletries
  2. JetBlue rolls out “Blue Basic” fares
  3. I Accidentally Uncovered a Nationwide Scam on Airbnb
  4. Fallout From New York Times Ban at Florida Library Affecting Tourism: Official
  5. Man groped American Airlines passenger, flight rerouted for his arrest
  6. FAA expands area to inspect for cracks in Boeing 737 NG planes
  7. Chile’s peso plummets beyond historic low to over 800 per dollar
  8. Pigeon steals poppies, creates ‘commemorative’ nest above Australian war memorial
  9. Amtrak Thanksgiving flash sale offers rides as low as $29 – but read the fine print
  10. Man accused of groping princess at Disney World

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2 Comments On "Top 10 in Travel News: Week of November 13, 2019"
  1. Linda K|

    What was your tip for getting through security at JFK? Have been there and it is always very time consuming.

    1. Johnny Jet
      Johnny Jet|

      Hi Linda,

      It was listed under “Travel Website of the Week.” Here’s the URL

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