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10 BEST LABOR DAY EATS ON THE CHEAP

One of the most enticing aspects of travel is the chance to dine on some of the finest dishes in town. But a rich dining experience doesn’t mean you have to be rich. While the cost of travel is up four percent this Labor Day, and the cost of food is also on the rise, there’s one thing that hasn’t increased — the amount of money the average laborer makes. That figure has held strong at $7.25 per hour since 2009.

 

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TRAVELOCITY & ZOOBORNS: 15 MUST-VISIT ZOO BABIES OF 2012

*MAJOR CUTENESS ALERT* Travelocity and Zooborns have just announced the 15 must-see zoo and aquarium newborns of 2012. Here’s a first-look at these soon-to-be famous kittens, calves and chicks in their very first moments on earth. Deciding your favorite is the hardest part! See more of each new addition after the jump:

Travelocity & Zooborns: 15 Must-Visit Zoo Babies of 2012

  1. The Canada lynx kitten born at the Montréal Biodome. Montréal, QC.
  2. Macaroni penguin chicks born at the Tennessee Aquarium, Chattanooga, TN.
  3. Harbour seal pups rescued by the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre, Vancouver BC.
  4. Reticulated giraffe calf born at Binder Park Zoo, Battle Creek, MI.
  5. Amur leopard cub born at the Denver Zoo, Denver, CO.
  6. Grévys zebra foal born at the Cincinnati Zoo, Cincinnati, OH.
  7. Fur seal pup rescued by the New England Aquarium, Boston, MA.
  8. Warthog hoglets born at ZOO Miami, Miami, FL.
  9. Triplet snow leopard cubs born at the Woodland Park Zoo, Seattle, WA.
  10. Fennec fox kits born at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo, Syracuse, NY.
  11. Cheetah cub hand-raised by the Smithsonian National Zoo, Washington D.C.
  12. Red wolf pups born at the Great Plains Zoo, Sioux Falls, SD.
  13. Two new lemurs at the Bronx Zoo, Bronx, NY.
  14. Pacific white-sided dolphin calf born at the Shedd Aquarium, Chicago, IL.
  15. African lion cub born at Jacksonville Zoo, Jacksonville, FL.