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Cringing at the price of plane tickets? Here are 3 tips for traveling cheaply

For those who have already purchased flights home, here are some things to keep in mind for next time.

Tourism suffers in winter of EU-Russia discontent

Russia's tensions with the West over Ukraine and the slump for the ruble are echoing through the French Alps — and unfortunately for some businesses, just in time for ski season. Read more »

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Experts expect surge in Cuba tourism under Obama opening

As the U.S. and Cuba begin to normalize relations for the first time in half a century, some Americans are already roaming the streets of Old Havana, attending dance exhibitions and talks on... Read more »

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Questions and answers about traveling to Cuba

Don't rush to book that flight to Cuba just yet. Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Next steps on Cuba: Normalizing could take awhile

How does one end almost 54 years of hostility toward a next-door neighbor? Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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3 tips for traveling cheaply

For those of you who have already bought holiday flights home and cringed at the amount, here are some things to keep in mind the next time you travel. Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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US travel industry carefully eyeing Cuba tourism

Cuba was once a haven for sun-seeking American tourists. Beautiful beaches, lively casinos and late-night dancing made it the perfect getaway, only an hour's flight from Miami. Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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Britain's message for UAE visit: Nice, not naughty

Britain wants to make sure its citizens are more nice than naughty while soaking up the Persian Gulf sun this holiday season. Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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WWII Museum tour 70 years after Battle of Bulge

A tour connected to the National World War II Museum is taking three dozen people to the battlefields and towns in Belgium where the Battle of the Bulge was fought 70 years ago. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Navigating the demands of business travel

Where some of us dream of a day at the spa for relaxation, Peggy Fucci looks forward to boarding a plane and traveling thousands of miles to meet with a potential customer. A long flight to Europe... Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Territorial Statehouse Museum to mark statehood anniversary

The Territorial Statehouse Museum in Fillmore will mark the anniversary of Utah receiving statehood and host its annual Statehood Celebration and dance next month. Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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Weird museums: Travel off the beaten path

Travelers looking for something beyond top attractions like the Space Needle in Seattle might consider adding a weird museum or two to their itineraries. Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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Grand Canyon contract offer fails to attract bids

Officials have given up for now on soliciting bids for one of the Park Service's largest and most lucrative contracts, to run iconic hotels and restaurants at the Grand Canyon's South rim. Read more »

Dec. 14, 2014

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Northern New England snowmobilers hope for snow

This week's heavy, wet snow could provide the solid base needed to get the snowmobile season on track, but trees knocked out in the storm could keep some trails closed beyond the start of the season. Read more »

Dec. 14, 2014

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West Wendover planning new train station for Amtrak passenger service

West Wendover, Nevada, city leaders approved a million-dollar plan to build a new train station for the Amtrak California Zephyr train to stop in the city. Read more »

Dec. 12, 2014

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SeaWorld CEO to step down as park attendance drops

SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. said Thursday that its CEO is stepping down as head of the company and named its chairman as interim leader. Read more »

Dec. 12, 2014

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Southern California gets ready for damaging storm

Strong gales and sheets of rain that knocked out electricity, flooded freeways and toppled trees in Northern California churned Thursday to a slide-prone Southern California bracing for its own... Read more »

Dec. 11, 2014

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Salt Lake City holiday travelers can pick up a flu shot at the airport

Intermountain Healthcare recently opened a flu shot clinic at the Salt Lake City International Airport. Read more »

Dec. 11, 2014

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US makes more than 90 pct. of White River National Forest off-limits to future energy exploration

The federal government is making more than 90 percent of the 2.2-million-acre White River National Forest off-limits to future energy exploration, angering the energy industry but encouraging... Read more »

Dec. 9, 2014

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SeaWorld sued over renewal of season passes

A former annual pass-holder at SeaWorld Orlando and Busch Gardens Tampa has filed a class-action lawsuit against the theme parks' parent company, claiming his pass was automatically renewed without... Read more »

Dec. 9, 2014

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Cooper Hewitt design museum reopens, revamped

The Cooper-Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum, revamped, restored and expanded after a three-year closure, is reopening at last, all decked out for the 21st century in its historic Carnegie Mansion... Read more »

Dec. 9, 2014

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Niagara Falls gives family a chance to soak it all in

Our family vacation to Niagara Falls offered spectacular experiences for viewing nature and enjoying the Eastern Canadian province of Ontario. The small community truly has something for everyone... Read more »

Dec. 8, 2014

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Chicago scientists open Egyptian mummy coffin

Once the lid was off the wood coffin holding the 2,500-year-old mummified remains of a 14-year-old Egyptian boy, scientist J.P. Brown could relax. Read more »

Dec. 8, 2014

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New Las Vegas tourism ad features Imagine Dragons

The latest 'What Happens Here, Stays Here' Las Vegas ad campaign features a familiar musical act from, well, right here. Read more »

Dec. 7, 2014

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Mismanagement allegations at Pearl Harbor memorial

The USS Arizona is one of the nation's most hallowed sites, an underwater grave for more than 900 sailors and Marines killed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor and sank their ship in 1941. Read more »

Dec. 5, 2014

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Art festival lights up Amsterdam in dark winter

As a canal boat slides along Amsterdam's elegant Herengracht canal, a man walking over a bridge pushes down and pulls up on a bicycle pump. As he does, a model tulip — its flower glowing... Read more »

Dec. 1, 2014

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