Articles Tagged ‘money’

Community Lashes Out At “Lucrative” Traffic Camera

Community Lashes Out At “Lucrative” Traffic Camera July 13, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Cameras enforcing traffic obedience are still relatively unknown in the United States, but in the U.K. it’s quite a business. Now that the cameras are becoming more widespread across the outskirts of major metropolises like London, business is booming, much to the dismay of many who feel that regulations...

Italian Motorists Pick Up Spare Change (and Other Unexpected Windfalls)

Italian Motorists Pick Up Spare Change (and Other Unexpected Windfalls) July 8, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
In a Reuters report posted on Yahoo News, motorists on a highway in southern Italy got an unexpected cash advance when an armored truck overturned and spilled its contents onto the asphalt. The truck was carrying 2.5 million euros in coins, which tumbled out when the rear door opened up. It was on its...

Taxi Driver Returns Passenger’s Forgotten Bag Packed With $26,500

Taxi Driver Returns Passenger’s Forgotten Bag Packed With $26,500 June 16, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
If you’re still wondering if there is good in the world, there is. AP uncovered a story this week about a Vietnamese cab driver with a heart of gold. Imagine you’re a passenger carrying a stack of important documentation, and – for whatever reason – $26,500 in cash of three different...

Sands Casinos Opens World’s Second Most Expensive Casino in Singapore

Sands Casinos Opens World’s Second Most Expensive Casino in Singapore April 30, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
Asia has been growing as a place where the monied can gamble away dollars in an expanding casino industry. Now the second largest gaming establishment in the world has opened in Singapore. It’s called the Marina Bay Sands, and it’s as striking for its distinct curved, yet modern architecture...