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This is a roundup of news and other interesting pieces that I’ve come across over the last few days. I thought they are worth sharing, so I hope you enjoy reading them.
Miami TSA officers seen stealing from passengers
Newly released surveillance footage captured the moment two TSA officers allegedly stole at least $600 in cash and other items from unsuspecting passengers’ luggage at a Florida airport. The TSA workers were arrested in July when enforcement officials began investigating claims of theft occurring at the checkpoint. ➡️ Read more
Score MLS tickets starting at 10 IHG points
During one of the most compelling soccer seasons to date, IHG is offering an unforgettable experience for only 10 IHG One Rewards points – an amount that’s never been offered before. Members will have the opportunity to attend a match like a VIP and secure a coveted spot for themselves and a guest in a suite at Soldier Field in Chicago, allowing them to watch one of the greatest soccer players of all time at the Oct. 4 Chicago Fire FC vs. Inter Miami CF match. ➡️ Read more
MGM cyberattack caused by 10-minute call
The ransomware group, ALPHV also known as BlackCat, is reportedly behind the cyber attack that shut down MGM Grand casinos on Monday, according to a report by malware archive vx-underground. The archive claims ALPHV was able to social-engineer their way into the company’s systems in 10 minutes, effectively shutting down MGM Resorts International properties across the U.S.. ➡️ Read more
Hyatt Regency brand debuts in Panama
Hyatt Regency Panama City will offer 382 guestrooms and suites spread across two towers, as well as a pool, state-of-the-art gym, variety of restaurants including a wine bar and coffee shop and 20,000 sq ft. of meeting and event space including two ballrooms, an outdoor terrace for events and a Hyatt Regency Broadcast Lounge, allowing guests the option to attend a live conference in a hybrid manner. The hotel’s convenient location in the Panamanian capital will provide easy access to public transportation and area attractions like cinemas, restaurants, retailers, recreational activities and more. Additionally, the hotel is located a short drive from downtown Panama City, both the Pacific and Caribbean coasts, and local attractions such as the Panama Canal, the Casco Viejo neighborhood and the new Fuerte Amador cruise terminal. ➡️ Read more
New LuxUrban Hotels Properties to join Trademark Collection® by Wyndham
LuxUrban Hotels announced today that the Herald Hotel in New York City and O Hotel in Los Angeles have been re-branded as “The Herald by LuxUrban, Trademark Collection® by Wyndham” and “O Hotel, Trademark Collection® by Wyndham,” respectively.
The Herald by LuxUrban, Trademark Collection® by Wyndham is a 167-room “hidden gem” located in the heart of New York City. The Midtown Manhattan location, just a short walk to Times Square, offers stylish and spacious guest rooms designed with modern comfort in mind and an on-site rooftop bar with spectacular skyline views.
O Hotel is a 68-room boutique property in the heart of LA’s Financial District featuring modern rooms in a unique, historic setting. Built in 1925, the O is within walking distance to most of Downtown LA’s major attraction. ➡️ Read more
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