Here’s what you need to know about alcohol on planes

On a recent Delta Air Lines flight from Newark to Minneapolis, a passenger seated near Stephanie Wolkin downed five mini-bottles of vodka in rapid succession. By the time the plane landed, the intoxicated passenger had become violently ill, and Wolkin, a retired union worker from St. Paul, Minn., had earned 10,000 frequent-flier miles the hard way.
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How to actually keep your New Year’s resolutions

If you’re like me, you’ve probably forgotten the New Year’s resolutions you made a few days ago — or are at least thinking about forgetting them.

Maybe the 20,000 steps you vowed to take every day are closer to 10,000 this weekend. Maybe ice cream is back on the dessert menu. (Oh, you saw us over at Nami in Phoenix on Saturday? The kids made me do it.)
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