‘Crazy Grandma’ is off to Mt. Aconcagua on Seven Summit quest

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Helicopter evacs for younger friends, but no one escapes travel nightmares Lisa Walker is a self-described “crazy grandma” on a mission. She runs endurance races. Competes in national triathlon championships. At 58, she has bested fellow climbers half her age in summiting peaks in the Himalaya. She has seen much younger friends suffer from HAPE […]

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U.S. airline ticket sales up nearly 10% year-on-year, latest data shows

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Add-on airline fees are through the roof Total airline ticket sales are up almost 10 percent in the United States over last year, according to newly released data from the Airlines Ratings Corporation. The number of ticketed passengers jumped 7.75% year-on-year to 26.5 million in March 2017, the ARC data shows. The total value of […]