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Friday, May 22nd, 2009
Photo by Shelley Grieshop/The Daily Standard

Hotel rooms are prime targets for thieves looking for a quick snatch of items such as cash, credit cards and jewelry. A few common sense steps can help travelers to avoid becoming a victim, security experts say. (Shelley Grieshop photo illustration)

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