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US airlines scrap Israel flights until further notice over missile fear

Two U.S. airlines cancelled all flights to Israel until further notice, after a rocket landed near an Israel airport.

European carriers suspend more Tel Aviv flights

Air France and Germany's two largest airlines on Wednesday canceled more flights to Tel Aviv because of ongoing safety concerns amid the fighting between Israel and Hamas. Read more »

July 23, 2014

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Airlines scrap Israel flights over missile fear

Two U.S. airlines cancelled all flights to Israel until further notice, after a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Why airlines didn't avoid risky Ukraine airspace

The possibility that the civilian jetliner downed over war-torn eastern Ukraine with nearly 300 people onboard was hit by a missile could have profound consequences for the world's airlines. Read more »

July 18, 2014

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$1.8B project to take Salt Lake City International Airport to new heights

Construction starts Friday for a new project that will take the 20 million people who fly through Utah on annual basis to new heights. A $1.8 billion new Salt Lake City International Airport will... Read more »

July 17, 2014

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Reminiscing about Rome

My wife has been after me to take her to Italy, but I've already been there. Why would I want to go again? But after reminiscing about my trip, I can't wait to go again. Read more »

July 16, 2014

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Arizona protesters hope to stop immigrant transfer

Protesters carrying "Return to Sender" and "Go home non-Yankees" signs faced off with immigrant rights activists Tuesday in a small Arizona town after a sheriff said a bus filled with Central... Read more »

July 15, 2014

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5 tips for making family trips with teens more fun

Family travel falls into three distinct phases. First, there's the exhausting period of travel with crying babies who need diapers, bottles, strollers, car seats and naps. Then come the golden... Read more »

July 15, 2014

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The return of the vacation

More than five years after one of the worst economic downturns in U.S. history, a lot of us have decided it’s safe to take a vacation again. Read more »

July 14, 2014

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Teddy Roosevelt library to rely on digital efforts

Theodore Roosevelt's love of the country's untouched, natural beauty spurred him to create and conserve hundreds of national forests, parks and monuments during his presidency. Read more »

July 12, 2014

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Hot spot: Yellowstone road melts, sites closed

The ever-changing thermal geology of Yellowstone National Park has created a hot spot that melted an asphalt road and closed access to popular geysers and other attractions at the height of tourist... Read more »

July 11, 2014

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Dubai airport soars in rankings of world's busiest

Now that he's had a taste of running the world's busiest air hub for international passengers, Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths is determined to hang on to the honor while setting his sights on an... Read more »

July 11, 2014

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Photo gallery: Argentine World Cup fans follow team on bus

Talk about commitment to your sports team. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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Some US-bound air travelers must turn on phones

Passengers at some overseas airports that offer U.S.-bound flights will soon be required to power on their electronic devices in order to board their flights — a measure intended to enhance... Read more »

July 7, 2014

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Dark, dangerous and now 'closed to the public'

State crews are making progress on a seemingly endless project, trying to close up thousands of abandoned mines to protect recreationists from the dangers lurking underground, Read more »

July 6, 2014

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Dubai to build world's biggest shopping center

The shopping-loving city that is home to one of the world's largest shopping malls wants to build one even bigger. Read more »

July 6, 2014

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Only road onto NC island reopening after Arthur

North Carolina's popular beach towns began returning to the business of recreation Saturday, after Arthur lashed the state's coast with forceful winds and heavy rain and then churned northward... Read more »

July 5, 2014

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As dams fall, rapid changes on Elwha River

The final chunks of concrete are expected to fall this September in the nation's largest dam removal project, but nature is already reclaiming the Elwha River on Washington's Olympic Peninsula. Read more »

July 5, 2014

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Arthur weakening, downgraded to tropical storm

Businesses on two of North Carolina's barrier islands hoped to salvage the rest of the holiday weekend after Arthur clipped the state without causing major damage before churning north toward... Read more »

July 5, 2014

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Room service draws buyers in US condo-hotel boom

Developers nationwide are reviving a concept that collapsed with the real estate crash in 2008: combining condos and hotels. Read more »

July 5, 2014

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What's behind the new airport security measures

Obama administration is implementing tighter security measures at foreign airports that have direct flights to the U.S. out of concern that al-Qaida is trying to develop a new and improved bomb... Read more »

July 3, 2014

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Road trip! Dad may be the better driver, but most adult kids want to travel with Mom

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In a poll about road trips, most adult kids say Dad's the better driver, but they'd still rather hit the road with Mom. She's neater and gives more breaks. Read more »

July 3, 2014

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Ahead of July 4th, East Coast eyes tropical storm

Along much of the East Coast, hotel owners, tourism officials and would-be vacationers kept a watchful eye on forecasts Wednesday as Tropical Storm Arthur churned off Florida, threatening Fourth of... Read more »

July 2, 2014

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Arizona town: Our London Bridge is not falling

don Bridge is not falling down, despite a British tabloid saying that the western Arizona tourist attraction could be bulldozed to make way for drug tourism. Read more »

July 1, 2014

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Tour guides win appeals court ruling against Washington, D.C.

A federal appeals court ruled Friday in favor of tour guides in the nation's capital who challenged licensing regulations that require guides to pay the government $200 and to pass a 100-question... Read more »

June 27, 2014

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Tour de France marks World War I centennial

Before sunrise on June 28, 1914, a pack of cyclists set off from Paris on the 12th Tour de France. Hours later, an Austrian archduke stepped out in Sarajevo and was assassinated in the street,... Read more »

June 27, 2014

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