Numbers support theory large earthquakes can trigger another far away

SALT LAKE CITY, April 19 (UPI) -- Big earthquakes can trigger other quakes far from their geographical center at least 9 percent of the time, a statistical analysis by a U.S. researcher shows.

Study: Earthquake clusters are just random

ALBANY, Calif., Aug. 2 (UPI) -- A theory that earthquakes come in clusters because they "communicate" across large distances and trigger each other doesn't hold up, U.S. researchers say.

Flying cheap requires some flexibility

NEW YORK, March 23 (UPI) -- U.S. airlines are offering low fares for the summer, but travelers often have to make adjustments to fit the restrictions, a pricing expert said.

Airlines start summer discount season

NEW YORK, March 10 (UPI) -- U.S. airlines have launched the first serious sale involving the coming summer travel season, a price expert from Bestfares.com said.

U.S. air fares tweaked before holidays

NEW YORK, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Finding lower air fares requires U.S. consumers use a different approach than was recommended a year ago, a travel pricing expert said.

U.S. air fares low, but inching up

NEW YORK, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- Air fare experts say discount fares offered by U.S. airlines are on the rise and may continue to increase.

U.S. skies and roads less crowded

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- The Air Transportation Association said 9 percent fewer U.S. travelers will fly this holiday season, a drop observers say is prompting fare discounts.

Geologists study China earthquake

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., July 7 (UPI) -- The May 12 earthquake in China's Sichuan province, the region's first in recorded history, has U.S. geologists studying it with an eye to the future.

United raises prices at the bar

CHICAGO, July 3 (UPI) -- United Airlines has raised prices at the bar and hopes to raise $1 billion annually from a variety of fees and services, a spokesman for the U.S. company said.

Fuel costs change air travel's flight path

WASHINGTON, May 1 (UPI) -- Leisure travel and extra business trips on U.S. commercial flights could be substantially reduced in the next year, industry analysts report.

American Airlines to raise fares

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 12 (UPI) -- American Airlines has announced it will raise U.S. fares by as much as $30 on round-trip tickets to help offset rising fuel costs, the company said.

U.S. air fares predicted to drop this fall

CHICAGO, Sept. 4 (UPI) -- "The world will be on sale" this fall as U.S. airlines scramble to fill seats as the travel market cools, a travel agency executive said.

Spring break may be short and sweet

WASHINGTON, March 19 (UPI) -- Vacationers are cutting their spring breaks short in response to rising travel costs.

Southwest Airlines raises fares

DALLAS, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Low-cost U.S. carrier Southwest Airlines has raised its fares again after raising them six times in 2006, the airline says. The airline's fare hikes of as much as $10 each way were quickly matched by American, Continental, Northwest and other major U.S. a

Most airfare fuel charges grounded

ARLINGTON, Texas, March 29 (UPI) -- Most U.S. air carriers have dropped the latest fuel surcharge on domestic routes, reported Bestfares.com, a discount travel Web site.
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Thomas ("Tom") Martin Parsons (born 5 May 1984 in Birmingham, United Kingdom) is a British athlete competing in high jump.

Parsons has yet to make a major international breakthrough but he has competed at a high level finishing 20th in the 2003 European Juniors, 17th in the 2005 European U23 championships, 10th in the 2005 World University Games, 11th at the 2006 Commonwealth Games and 10th in the World Championships at Osaka.

Parsons represented Great Britain at the 2008 Summer Olympics in the High Jump He qualfieid for the final along with two other Britons with a jump of 2.25.

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