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Here are some of the relevant travel news headlines and stories from the previous week through today:

  • New Paris-NYC airline – A new French airline, La Compagnie, aims to shake up the competitive route by offering boutique-style service for business executives traveling between New York City and the City of Lights. (CNY)
  • UNESCO names new heritage sites – The UN’s cultural and historical preservation arm has named some new sites to its World Heritage list, including Myanmar’s Pyu Ancient Cities and the Okavango Delta in Botswana. (CNN)
  • AA launches new routes from LAX – American Airlines will add 4 new routes from its hub in Los Angeles, with flights to Edmonton, San Antonio, Tampa, and Vancouver beginning this fall. (USA Today)
  • AA cuts Venezuela flights by 79% – American Airlines is scrapping 4 out of 5 flights to the South American country over a tie-up in their money within the country. (Bloomberg)
  • Trivago soon will start searching hostels, too – The German travel search and booking site will soon include in its database shared rooms and hostel spaces, in addition to its traditional offerings. (Skift)

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