travel

Passengers moving luggage at an airport
Joshua Lott
May 09, 2019 - 4:58 pm
People already don’t like air travel plenty , the only thing that could make a slog through security at the airport and several hours pinched into a middle seat worse would be if the airline also lost your luggage. If you don’t want that to happen to you, take note of the research done by Airfare...
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The horse Plus Que Parfait getting ready for the Kentucky Derby
Tom Pennington
May 03, 2019 - 11:44 am
One of the perks of being a professional athlete is that you get to travel in style. Lebron James is not flying coach when he goes to a game. And it turns out that is also true when those athletes are not human. As we got ready for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby , we started to think about how all those...
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Jim Hanzo
April 03, 2019 - 8:48 am
AAA reports nearly 100 million Americans will take a family vacation this year. 4 in 10 adults say they plan on taking a trip. While that means 60 percent are not taking any vacation, AAA's Don Redman said it's even more than last year planning on hitting the road. "More so than any other indicator...
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This Dec. 21, 2018, photo provided by the South Carolina Confederate Relic Room shows the final Confederate flag used at the South Carolina Statehouse, on display at the Confederate Relic Room in Columbia, S.C. It took more than three years after the flag was removed on July 10, 2015, to put it on display. (Brad Warthen/South Carolina Confederate Relic Room via AP)
January 22, 2019 - 5:05 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The last Confederate flag to fly at the South Carolina Statehouse has quietly been put on display at a museum, ending a three-year saga over what to do with the rebel banner, which was removed after nine black church members were killed in a racist attack on a Charleston...
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A woman walks past trash piled next to a garbage bin at Ocean Beach in San Francisco, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019. Nonprofits, businesses and state governments across the country are paying bills and putting in volunteer hours in an uphill battle to keep national parks safe and clean for visitors as the partial U.S. government shutdown lingers. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
January 06, 2019 - 3:08 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Interior Department will dip into user fees to pay for staffing national parks during the government shutdown. That's according to House Democrats who were notified Sunday of the department's plan to use Federal Land and Recreation Enhancement money. Parks have largely...
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Chris Miller
November 19, 2018 - 6:40 am
More people will be traveling for Thanksgiving this year -- AAA says it's the most since 2005. The association is estimating 54.3 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more away from home for Thanksgiving. "Automobile is going to be the dominant mode of transportation," said AAA spokesman Mike...
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This undated photo provided by the Virginia State Police shows JinJing Ma. Police are searching for the 12-year-old girl they say was abducted from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. Police said in a statement that JinJing was last seen leaving the airport with an unknown woman on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018. Police say JinJing is about 4 feet, 11 inches tall (1.5 meters) and weighs about 90 pounds (41 kilograms). She is Asian and has black hair and brown eyes. The woman they say abducted her is described as Asian, about 40 years old with black hair. They say she was wearing a black dress. (Virginia State Police via AP)
August 03, 2018 - 2:34 pm
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — A 12-year-old Chinese tourist has been found safe in New York a day after her tour group reported her missing from a Washington-area airport. Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Police said JinJing Ma was found Friday in the custody of her parents in Queens, New York...
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Another list of best destination in the US is out, and once again Charleston comes in at number one and New Orleans at number two. This time, it's Travel and Leisure making the rankings. I have never been to Charleston, so I wanted to know what makes it so great. While our Louisiana based audience...
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Protesters hold up signs and call out against the Supreme Court ruling upholding President Donald Trump's travel ban outside the the Supreme Court in Washington, Tuesday, June 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
June 26, 2018 - 7:10 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A sharply divided Supreme Court upheld President Donald Trump's ban on travel from several mostly Muslim countries Tuesday, the conservative majority taking his side in a major ruling supporting his presidential power. A dissenting liberal justice said the court was making a...
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