— More questionable planning decisions out at the Denver International Airport (above). At least they promise "No armor-piercing ammunition." Proposed shooting range near DIA raises concerns, DenverPost.com
— Simon Cowell’s bio tops the list of ten books most often left behind in this U.K. chain’s hotel rooms. Which titles would you expect on Top 10 list of books most-often left behind in hotels, USAToday.com
— Amtrak unveils proposal for high-speed rail solutions along its Northeast corridor, cutting time between Boston and New York to just 84 minutes. Amtrak's $117 Billion Plan For High Speed Travel, FastCompany.com
— Thieves hit two vineyards, one in northern Germany and one in southern France, and absconded with the grapes—souring this year’s harvest. French wine thieves in grape harvest heist, AFP; Rare grape harvest cancelled in Hamburg after thieves strip vines, The Local
Ann Shields in an online senior editor at Travel + Leisure.