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Fans of Bronte sisters won’t want to miss a trip to Yorkshire

For those who love the Bronte sisters (Charlotte, Emily and Anne) and their most famous works, this is a great time to travel to Yorkshire, the north English county where they spent their lives. For the next five years, Yorkshire will be celebrating the bicentenaries of the births of Charlotte (this year), their brother Branwell (2017), Emily (2018) and Anne (2020).

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Why I love flying Spirit Airlines and how you can, too

It’s not that I don’t have any complaints about the “bare bones” airline. But factoring in the cheap prices, I frequently choose Spirit over major airlines and, most importantly, have learned to handle hard-class comfort challenges. Here are some tips and strategies.

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Voyageurs National Park is Minnesota at its most rugged and marvelous

Minnesota’s Voyageurs National Park, with its 134,000 acres of woodlands, 84,000 acres of water, 500 islands and 655 miles of wild shoreline, is an adventure. That protected expanse includes four major lakes — Kabetogama, Namakan, Sand Point and Rainy, the farthest north and largest. Together, this vast watery world holds surprising treasures of ancient geology, human history and natural splendor.

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Finding true bliss in St. Barts

With pristine beaches, exquisite dining and luxurious rooms, a few days at Cheval Blanc St-Barth Isle de France will make you feel like a celebrity. Just add paparazzi. (Or not.)

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TCU's Patterson updates kicking situation

Patterson is excited by the efforts of Adam Nunez as a punter and holder but says the place kicking duties will be handled by committee until further notice. Committee includes Brandon Hatfield, Ryan Graf and Cole Bunce. Video by Jimmy Burch
jburch@star-telegram.com
TCU's Patterson updates kicking situation 0:55

TCU's Patterson updates kicking situation

TCU's Patterson weighs in on players returning from injuries 0:45

TCU's Patterson weighs in on players returning from injuries

Lightning safety tips 5:23

Lightning safety tips

TCU WR Gray says offense bonding behind QB Hill 0:48

TCU WR Gray says offense bonding behind QB Hill