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Chillicothe Times-Bulletin - Chillicothe, IL
  • Today in the news: Americans don’t use their full vacation time

  • Your daily news briefing, with the video of the day, the top news and the quote of the day.

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  • Quote of note
    "Americans are a hard-working lot, and they're ambitious and have a lot of priorities. Sometimes they forget to take care of their work-life balance." - Carroll Rheem of travel research firm PhoCusWright. A survey by the company found that almost 40 percent of Americans didn’t book a vacation last year. A study last year by Harris Interactive found that 57 percent of Americans didn’t use all their vacation time.
    News to know
    A Manhattan man has confessed to the murder of 6-year-old Etan Patz 33 years ago, police said. Officials are looking into the confession but are skeptical. Etan’s disappearance led to the inclusion of missing children on milk cartons.
    Hot video: Toddler drives toy into traffic
    A 3-year-old boy drove his toy motorbike straight into a busy downtown street in China this week, and drivers of buses and car weaved in and out past him. Luckily a police officer saw him and got him out of the road.
     
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