* YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK EXPANDS (Associated Press). California's Yosemite National Park grew by 400 acres last week—the park's largest expansion in 70 years.
Take a peek at the newest part of Yosemite: Ackerson Meadow. This week, the 400-acre meadow became part of the park, representing the largest addition to Yosemite since 1949. The landmark expansion protects an area that provides a home for several state and federally listed species. Thank you to all involved in this incredible effort, including @trustforpublicland, @nationalparkservice, @americanrivers, @thenationaltrust and our generous donors! Read the press release: bit.ly/2clygEf [Photo] Robb Hirsch #Yosemite #AckersonMeadow #DonorsMakeADifference
A photo posted by Yosemite Conservancy (@yosemiteconservancy) on Sep 9, 2016 at 10:46am PDT
* NEW APPS LET YOU TURN YOUR LUGGAGE INTO A COURIER SERVICE (The Economist). Airline baggage fees have turned luggage space into a valuable commodity. And now there are apps to help you sell it.
* IS THE TRUMP CAMPAIGN HURTING TRUMP HOTELS? (Boston Globe). In Washington, DC, a luxury hotel is set to open today in the Old Post Office Pavilion, following a $200 million renovation of the historic building, which was constructed in 1899.
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