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The rise and fall of Donald Trump’s $365 million airline

Donald Trump owned an airline for a short time in the late 1980s and early 1990s. In 1989, Trump raised $US365 million to purchase the Eastern Shuttle, which provided business travellers with quick flights between New York, Boston, and Washington. Within 18 months, the airline lost over $US125 million, and […]
The rise and fall of Donald Trump’s $365 million airline
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The Plaza Hotel Hosted Its First Gay Wedding In 106 Years

[credit provider=”AP Images” url=”http://www.apimages.com/OneUp.aspx?st=k&kw=gay%20marriage%2C%20maryland&showact=results&sort=relevance&intv=None&sh=10&kwstyle=and&adte=1357237361&pagez=60&cfasstyle=AND&rids=5dac63b1628949d5b22eeeb3348a5073&dbm=PThirtyDay&page=1&xslt=1&mediatype=Photo”] Back in June, The Plaza, whose neoclassical Grand Ballroom is one of the most expensive, lavish, and coveted hotel wedding venues in all the land, hosted its first-ever-in-106-years gay wedding.Now, you can witness Jay & Tony’s ceremony for yourself in all its fabulous — and in many ways, […]
The Plaza Hotel Hosted Its First Gay Wedding In 106 Years
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The Plaza Hotel Is Being Sold Again, For $600 Million

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Plaza_Hotel.JPG”] A deal is currently in the works for the Sahara Group, an Indian company, to acquire the Plaza Hotel in New York City for $600 million, according to The Economic Times.The hotel, whose guests have included Marilyn Monroe and the Beatles, is being valued at $400 […]
The Plaza Hotel Is Being Sold Again, For $600 Million
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Member Of Billionaire Saudi Prince’s Entourage Found Guilty Of Rape At The Plaza Hotel

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/28/Plaza_hotel.jpg”] Mustapha Ouanes, a member of the entourage of Saudi royalty Prince Abdul Aziz bin Fahd, was found guilty on Wednesday of raping a woman at the Plaza Hotel who fell asleep in his bed after a night of carousing in January 2010, Russ Buettner reports for The […]
Member Of Billionaire Saudi Prince’s Entourage Found Guilty Of Rape At The Plaza Hotel