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Marriott Cancels Today's Meeting, Won't Discuss Third-Party Commissions With Founder of 'Meeting Planners Unite'

Citing antitrust laws, the hotel company declines to talk about concerns of the independent planners' group, now 900 members strong.

Northstar Meetings Group Launches Exclusive New Conference, Women in Leadership Meetings + Incentives

WILMI will set sail May 4 from New York, in partnership with Norwegian Cruise Line.

Forgot About That Joint? Vegas Airport Lets People Dump Their Pot at the Door

Green "amnesty boxes" at entrances to McCarran remind flyers to unload legal weed before going through security screenings.

It’s Still Smart to Get a Flu Shot: Widespread Activity Will Persist for Several More Weeks

CDC research demonstrates why even a less effective vaccine is the best protection -- and could save lives.

Airbnb Unveils New Category of Rentals Rated by Inspectors

Property owners will pay a $149 fee to be part of the Airbnb Plus program.
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