Travel

Published on September 19, 2018 - Page 21
PHILADELPHIA — A long-abandoned rail line is open for business again in Philadelphia, transformed into an elevated park and the city’s answer to New...
Published on September 15, 2018 - Page 25
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — A bat collected from the bottom of the Grand Canyon has tested positive for rabies. Park officials said...
Published on September 3, 2018 - Page 5
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The first full year of legal marijuana sales in Nevada exceeded expectations by 40 percent, state tax officials said last week....
Published on August 24, 2018 - Page 15
AP Travel Editor NEW ORLEANS — If you’ve heard about New Orleans’ famous cemeteries with their above-ground tombs, chances are you’ve heard about...
Published on August 13, 2018 - Page 4
SEATTLE (AP) — He cracked jokes, complimented the professional demeanor of an air traffic controller and apologized for making a fuss. But the...
Published on August 5, 2018 - Page 4
JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — The National Comedy Center is open for laughs in “I Love Lucy” comedian Lucille Ball’s hometown. The $50 million cultural...
Published on July 29, 2018 - Page 7
BRICK, N.J. (AP) — Ah, the sounds of summer: waves crashing on the shore, the calls of seagulls, the beep-beep-beep of bulldozers in reverse... New...
Published on July 28, 2018 - Page 4
AP Travel Editor When you book flights online, you’re typically prompted to buy travel insurance. Same with cruises and tours. Should you buy the...
Published on July 28, 2018 - Page 11
To say Koa Smith was at the right place at the right time is perfectly accurate. To say he got lucky —that’s missing the point. Perched...
Published on July 28, 2018 - Page 11
Hotel and home-sharing companies don’t just want to sell you a room anymore. They also want to sell you an experience. Want a “Game of Thrones”...
Published on July 24, 2018 - Page 5
If you’re vacationing in Budapest, Hungary, you could preserve travel memories by taking a few arm-length, low-quality cellphone selfies that will...
Published on July 21, 2018 - Page 2
Japan OKs three casinos TOKYO (AP) — Japan’s parliament on Friday approved a contentious law allowing up to three casino resorts to open in this...
Published on July 18, 2018 - Page 10
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A zoo official in New Orleans says a jaguar that killed nine other animals during a weekend escape is believed to have bitten...
Published on July 6, 2018 - Page 11
Allison Preiss became a hero to airline passengers last spring when she scored a $10,000 travel voucher for losing her seat on an oversold flight....
Published on July 2, 2018 - Page 4
KELLETTVILLE — Picture a moonless June evening, shortly after midnight, deep in a northwestern Pennsylvania forest. Wild sounds echo gently. Stars...
Published on June 30, 2018 - Page 10
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — If the term “outlaw country” evokes images of Willie Nelson’s hippie braids or Waylon Jennings’ “Honky Tonk Heroes,” then you’ll...
Published on June 26, 2018 - Page 10
BEND, Ore. (AP) — Environmental advocates are calling out the Oregon Department of Transportation and its contractors for applying a weedkiller along...
Published on June 25, 2018 - Page 8
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rescues at Utah’s national parks are up 68 percent from 2014 — and men in their 20s are the ones most likely to need help,...
Published on June 21, 2018 - Page 4
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — A coastal Texas city is selling a replica of one of the three ships that Christopher Columbus used to reach the New...
Published on June 12, 2018 - Page 10
HONOLULU (AP) — Officials on Hawaii’s Big Island let some people back into their homes and scaled down emergency operations Monday as lava flowed...

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