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Hotels Check Into Technology Arms Race

In a wake-up call to investors, Holiday Inn owner InterContinental Hotels said it won’t return extra cash this year.

IHG expansion plans new upscale and luxury brands

InterContinental Hotels Group plans to grow with a new brand, as yet to be named, focused on the conversion of upscale hotels into IHG’s family of hotel brands. The chain is also shopping for a luxury brand in similar fashion to theShow More Summary

Save Up to 30 Percent in Six Cities Spring 2018 With InterContinental Hotels Group

last monthTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

You can save up to 30 percent on room rates when you stay a minimum of three consecutive nights at any of 247 participating hotel properties of InterContinental Hotels Group in Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco,Show More Summary

What are Kabul Attacks Signaling?

In January, Kabul endured three deadly attacks. On January 20, the Taliban stormed Kabul’s InterContinental Hotel, killing 30 people (mainly foreigners) in a siege that lasted 14 hours. A week later, Taliban militants drove an ambulance...Show More Summary

Violence in Kabul is so extreme, citizens are carrying around ‘in case I die’ notes

January has been a particularly deadly month in Kabul. Terrorist attacks have taken the lives of hundreds of people in the Afghan capital. One of the deadliest was when the Taliban laid siege to the InterContinental Hotel for about 15 hours and killed 22 people. Related: Afghan officials search for answers to deadly hotel attack [...]Show More Summary

Four U.S. citizens killed in Jan. 20 attack on Kabul hotel

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Four U.S. citizens were killed and two injured in Saturday's attack on the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, the U.S. State Department said on Wednesday.

Taliban's New Strategy: Attack the Cities

2 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

NOORULLAH SHIRZADA/GETTY KABUL—The horror continues: Two recent attacks on foreigners in Afghanistan—one on Sunday targeting the iconic Intercontinental Hotel on a hilltop in Kabul, and one on Wednesday against the offices of the Save...Show More Summary

Hotel attack in Afghanistan shows danger remains after 16 years of war

A suicide squad of six Taliban fighters terrorized the Intercontinental Hotel for 14 hours before the last of them was killed

US fatalities in Kabul hotel attack

2 months agoNews : The Lookout

Americans were among the dead and wounded in the weekend attack by Taliban gunmen on a Kabul luxury hotel, a State Department official said Tuesday. At least 22 people were killed in Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel over the weekend as Taliban militants went room-to-room looking for guests.

Kabul Hotel Attack is an Opportunity for Pakistan

On Saturday, January 20, six men disguised in army uniforms launched an attack within Kabul’s InterContinental Hotel, holding it under siege for over 12 hours and killing 22 people, including Americans. Harrowing accounts of survivors...Show More Summary

U.S. Citizens Killed In Weekend Attack On Kabul Hotel, State Department Says

2 months agoNews : The Two-Way

It's not clear whether they were U.S. government employees or not, or how many were killed and injured. The attack Saturday at the Intercontinental Hotel lasted more than 13 hours.

Deadly Kabul hotel siege investigated as 'insider attack'

Investigators say it is likely the attack on Intercontinental Hotel was carried out with inside help.

Americans were among those killed in Afghan hotel attack, U.S. official says

A State Department official says multiple American citizens were killed and injured in the Taliban's weekend attack on the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, Afghanistan. The official isn't giving exact figures for either the U.S. fatalities or injuries. The official wasn't authorized to comment...

U.S. nationals among Kabul hotel attack victims

Details remain murky 3 days after deadly Taliban siege on popular Intercontinental Hotel in Afghan capital

Afghanistan searches for answers to deadly hotel attack

By Hamid Shalizi KABUL (Reuters) - The deadly assault on the Hotel Intercontinental in Kabul at the weekend, which devastated one of Afghanistan's three main airlines with the killing of many of its foreign pilots, has exposed again how vulnerable the city is to militant attacks. Show More Summary

Survivors of Taliban attack on Kabul hotel recount ordeal

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Survivors of the Taliban attack on Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel gave harrowing accounts on Monday of the 13-hour weekend standoff that claimed 18 lives, including 14 foreigners.

Afghan forces end Taliban siege at Kabul hotel; 18 dead

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Security forces said Sunday they had killed the last of six Taliban militants to end an overnight siege at Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel that left at least 18 people dead, including 14 foreigners. Some of the 150 guests fled the gunbattle and fire sparked by the assault by shimmying down bedsheets from the upper floors.

Women's Marches, Senate Shutdown Vote, Patriots Return to Super Bowl: A.M. Links

2 months agoNews : Reason

Women's marches were held across the United States. The Senate will vote today on a potential deal to re-open those portions of the government shut down after funding expired. Gunmen stormed the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul, killing...Show More Summary

Afghan forces end deadly 13 hour Kabul hotel siege

2 months agoNews : The Lookout

Gunmen dressed in army uniforms who stormed Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel battled Afghan Special Forces for 13 hours in an overnight siege that left at least five people dead, officials and witnesses said on Sunday. Scarlett Cvitanovich reports

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