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  • Trump Cleans Bathrooms, Works As Waiter & Bellhop @ Trump Hotel Chicago (2011)

    12/07/2018 12:50:23 PM PST · by Sontagged · 9 replies
    Youtube ^ | Dec 22 2016 | YouTube
    "Am I allowed to accept tips?" asks Donald Trump spending a day in the shoes of his employees at Trump Tower Chicago. Aired on the Oprah Winfrey Show, 2011
  • Star Wars Hotel Plans Reveal Amazing New Details about the Guest Experience

    11/16/2018 10:09:38 AM PST · by Teflonic · 34 replies
    Ziggyknowsdisney ^ | 11/15/2018 | Ziggy
    Ever since the Star Wars Hotel was announced back at D23 Expo 2017, we’ve been salivating over any possible details we could get our hands on of the layout for the hotel and what will happen there. Now thanks to Californiacoasterkings.com, some new Star Wars Hotel plans were revealed showing amazing details about what the guest experience will be like. Let’s dive in: First we’re going to look at the arrival portion of the Star Wars Hotel experience: Of course the premise of the Star Wars Hotel is that you are boarding a starship in outer space for your...
  • Police are on scene of a mass shooting threat at a MAGA event at the DC Trump International Hotel

    09/11/2018 5:11:41 PM PDT · by DFG · 62 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | 09/11/2018 | Keith Griffith
    Police have responded to the Trump International Hotel in Washington DC after an anonymous threat to shoot up a meeting there supporting President Donald Trump. The threat was made ahead of the planned Tuesday evening event by an anonymous Twitter account that supports the Democratic Socialists, a far-left political group. 'I am coming with a gun and i expect to get numerous bloodstained MAGA hats as trophies,' the account wrote, referencing the Trump campaign slogan 'Make American Great Again'. The Metropolitan Police Department is investigating the threat, department spokesman Hugh Carew told DailyMail.com, adding that no further details were immediately...
  • Victoria’s Secret model says bed bugs ‘massacred’ her at hotel

    06/29/2018 6:44:31 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 47 replies
    Fox News ^ | June 28, 2018 | Nicole Darrah
    A model is suing a hotel in California after she said she was "massacred" by bed bugs following a 2016 visit. Sabrina Jales St. Pierre, who has modeled for brands such as Victoria's Secret, Tommy Hilfiger and Ralph Lauren, alleged in a lawsuit filed June 5 in Riverside County Superior Court that her visit to the Embassy Suites by Hilton Palm Desert in 2016 affected her modeling career. Brian Virag, St. Pierre's attorney and founder of My Bed Bug Lawyer, Inc., told the Desert Sun that St. Pierre "started noticing the bed bug bites after her first night in the...
  • DOJ lawyer argues president not responsible for foreign guests staying at Trump hotels

    06/11/2018 2:22:21 PM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 21 replies
    The Hill ^ | 06/11/18 | Brett Samuels
    A Trump administration attorney argued Monday that President Trump is not violating conflict of interest laws when foreign officials stay at his hotels. Brett Shumate, a deputy assistant attorney general, maintained in federal court that the president should not be held responsible for foreign officials who attempt to "sow favor" with the Trump administration, CNN reported. The argument came as part of a Department of Justice (DOJ) effort to dismiss a case claiming Trump is violating the Emoluments Clause of the Constitution.When the federal judge in the case asked the difference between sowing favor and bribery, Shumate argued that bribery...
  • The Aurora Station Will be the First Luxury Hotel in Space

    04/17/2018 11:47:38 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 20 replies
    Universe Today ^ | 4/17/18 | Evan Gough
    The Aurora Station space hotel will launch in 2021 and host its first guests in 2022. It has room for 4 guests and 2 crew. Image: Orion Span The Aurora Station Will be the First Luxury Hotel in Space Article written: 17 Apr , 2018 by Evan Gough Are you ready for a luxury hotel in space? We all knew it was coming, even though it seems impossibly futuristic. But this time it’s not just science fiction; somebody actually has a plan.The space hotel will be called “Aurora Station” and the company behind it is Orion Span, a Silicon...
  • Texas Man Who Allegedly Had Weapons Stockpile In Boston-Hotel Says He Was On A Classified Mission

    03/27/2018 7:16:54 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 106 replies
    Fox News ^ | 03/27/18
    A Texas man who was arrested Sunday after police said they found a weapons stockpile that included an AK-47, AR-15 and bump stock in his hotel room told investigators that he was on a classified government mission, The Lowell Sun reported. Francho S. Bradley, 59, and Adrianne D. Jennings, 40, were taken into custody after Bradley called police to the hotel room to report that someone was breaking in. Police responded and found the weapons, the report said. Bradley called the police while away from the room and informed authorities that he had a firearm in his hotel room. Tewksbury...
  • Persevere[Charismatic Caucus]

    03/02/2018 9:27:41 AM PST · by Jedediah
    Perseverance is The blood , sweat and tears of the persecuted for My names sake but be reassured that all of Heaven is with you in all you do and say by My spirit and for My glory . 1 Corinthians 9:24 24Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one gets the prize? Run in such a way as to get the prize. Hebrews 12:1 Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let...
  • Gunmen attack Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel

    01/20/2018 11:20:39 AM PST · by jazusamo · 9 replies
    Fox News ^ | January 20, 2018 | Robert Gearty
    Security forces battled a group of three or four gunmen who stormed the popular western-style Intercontinental Hotel in the Afghan capital Kabul Saturday. Details of the attack, including information on any casualties, were unclear but the attackers appeared to have included suicide bombers, Reuters reported, citing Afghan ministry spokesman Najib Danish for the information. The hotel came under attack around 9 p.m. local time. Reuters reported that there was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack, the latest in a long series to have hit Kabul. U.S. officials in Kabul told Fox News the hotel was on fire.
  • Hotel Staff Interacted With Las Vegas Shooter More Than 10 Times in Days Before Massacre

    01/06/2018 5:25:21 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 66 replies
    ktla ^ | 01/06/2018
    During Paddock’s stay at the hotel, room service and housekeeping “had contact with Paddock or entered his suite more than 10 times,” according to a statement sent to CNN from MGM Resorts International, which owns the Nevada hotel. The Las Vegas Review-Journal first reported the extent of the hotel staff’s interactions with the gunman. Paddock opened fire from his 32nd-floor hotel room onto a crowd attending an outdoor country musical festival. He killed himself before police breached his hotel room door. Hotel staff performs a welfare check “after two consecutive days where a Do-Not-Disturb sign has been displayed on the door,”...
  • Copper Queen remodel brings in 1900s elegance and class

    11/01/2017 5:03:36 AM PDT · by SandRat · 15 replies
    Sierra Vista Herald ^ | Lauren Renteria
    BISBEE — The dining the room at the Copper Queen Hotel is like taking a step into another era. A grand chandelier from the early 1900s hangs in the center of the long, rectangle room and an antique-style phonograph plays old jazz in the background — the effect is transporting visitors back to what the hotel used to be in the beginning of the 20th century. Steven Reed, the general manager of the Copper Queen, said hotel staff wanted to capture the essence of the early 1900s in one dining room experience and restore the art-nouveau atmosphere the Copper Queen...
  • ‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Brings Hotel Cleaning Woman to Tears With Simple Act

    10/27/2017 5:06:57 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 20 replies
    FaithWire ^ | 10/27/2017 | Billy Hallowell
    “Duck Dynasty” stars Miss Kay and Phil Robertson are known for their kind deeds and penchant for sharing the gospel — and during a recent trip to NYC and Washington D.C., a simple gesture from Miss Kay led to a transformative conversation. Miss Kay explained in a video uploaded to Phil Robertson’s Facebook page on Thursday that she decided to seek out the maid who cleaned her room so she could give her a thank you gift, explaining how the interaction sparked a conversation about the gospel. “I went to find the lady that cleaned my room … and I...
  • Breaking - Shooter At Route 91 Music Festival At Mandalay Bay In Las Vegas

    10/01/2017 10:50:18 PM PDT · by Pinkbell · 1,390 replies
    Twitter ^ | October 2, 2017
    Just breaking. A lot of repots on Twitter from people. True Pundit reported this: An active shooter reportedly on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay bar Hotel in Las Vegas has gunned down at least one police officer and others.
  • What Trump Really Eats For Dinner, According to Chef David Burke

    09/19/2017 12:18:24 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 95 replies
    Eater ^ | September 19, 2017 | Tim Ebner
    That news you read about Donald Trump ordering his steak doused in ketchup—that’s fake news. Or at least that’s what David Burke, the New York chef who runs BLT Prime inside the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., says. While the president does in fact prefer his steak well-done, Burke says that ketchup was “probably for a side of French fries,” not his dry-aged New York strip... Q: Let’s talk about the steak order heard around the world. In February, President Trump came here and ordered his steak well-done and with ketchup. What was your reaction? Well, first off he...
  • KXAN price gouging investigation leads to 40 hotel refunds

    08/29/2017 3:55:37 PM PDT · by bgill · 33 replies
    kxan ^ | August 28, 2017 | Jodi Barr
    Saturday, a KXAN crew booked a room at the Best Western Plus in Robstown, a small town 20 miles west of Corpus Christi. An internet search showed room rates for a two queen bed priced between $120 and $149 a night. But, when it came time to book the room at the hotel’s counter, that price nearly tripled. “What’s the total going to be?” reporter Wes Rapaport asked the hotel clerk. “$321.89,” the clerk responded. A few minutes of questioning ensued about why the price nearly tripled. In a video recorded conversation, the clerk admits the $289 room rates are...
  • British firm secured Benghazi consulate contract with little experience (BO's outsourcing)

    10/15/2012 7:02:57 AM PDT · by Snuph · 10 replies
    Telegraph ^ | 14 Oct 2012 | Damien McElroy, Richard Spencer and Raf Sanchez
    A small British firm based in south Wales had secured a contract to provide security for American diplomatic facilities in Benghazi despite having only a few months experience in the country. Sources have told the Daily Telegraph that just five unarmed locally hired Libyans were placed on duty at the compound on eight-hour shifts under a deal that fell outside the State Department's global security contracting system. Blue Mountain, the Camarthen firm that won a $387,000 (£241,000) one year contract from the US State Department to protect the compound in May, sent just one British employee, recruited from the celebrity...
  • HOTEL UNDER ATTACK Manila hotel shooting – ‘ISIS’ gunmen storm hotel in Philippine’s capital

    06/01/2017 11:00:01 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 60 replies
    www.thesun.co.uk ^ | 1st June 2017, 6:57 pm | By Maryse Godden
    DOZENS of tourists have been injured – with fears Brits are among those hurt – after gunshots and explosions were heard outside a resort in Manila, initial reports say. The shooting took place at Resorts World Manila in Pasay City, Philippines, around midnight local time.
  • Marine officers are drugged, robbed after Bogotá pub crawl and could face charges

    05/27/2017 3:41:38 AM PDT · by Enterprise · 71 replies
    miamiherald.com ^ | MAY 26, 2017 | CAROL ROSENBERG
    Three married U.S. Marine officers have found themselves under investigation for a night in February that went off the rails in Bogotá, involving allegations they went drinking with some local women, were slipped illicit drugs, robbed of U.S. property and landed in a local hospital emergency room.
  • Charleston could have had a Trump hotel, but there wasn't 'enough money in the world'

    01/27/2017 1:17:50 PM PST · by Hillarys Gate Cult · 15 replies
    Charleston Post and Courier ^ | Jan 26, 2017 | Dave Munday
    Charleston could have had a Trump hotel in the middle of its tourist district. Developer Michael Bennett recalled an unforgettable business offer from the future 45th president of the United States during a ceremony Thursday for the 179-room Hotel Bennett he's building next to Marion Square. “I’m not going to talk any politics, but Donald Trump sent his son to see me two years ago," Bennett told a crowd that included former Mayor Joe Riley, construction and hospitality workers and dozens of community leaders.
  • Boston Hotel Where Steelers Are Staying Evacuated After Fire Alarm Triggered

    01/22/2017 7:17:40 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 30 replies
    CBS Pittsburgh ^ | 01/22/17
    he Pittsburgh Steelers may not be facing off against the New England Patriots on a full night of sleep. KDKA’s Rich Walsh reports that fire alarms started going off around 3 a.m. Sunday at the Boston hotel where the Steelers and many fans are staying waited outside. Hotel personnel said the entire hotel had to be evacuated, but it ended up being a false alarm. Alarms were going off for about half an hour before guests were allowed to return to their rooms. ESPN reported around 8 a.m. that Massachusetts State Police have arrested a 25-year-old Boston man who allegedly...