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FRESNO, Calif. - The Latest on the wildfires burning in the west (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Miki Crawford says only a chimney and a cinder block wall are left standing in ...
MARIPOSA, Calif. - The Latest on the wildfires burning in the west (all times local): 11:55 a.m. Firefighters in California have lifted an evacuation order for residents of a Gold Rush-era town ....
The announcement came only hours after Mike Pompeo, the C.I.A. director, hinted that the United States was considering seeking a regime change in North Korea.
KOS, Greece - The Latest on the earthquake that hit the Aegean Sea region (all times local): 7:55 p.m. A powerful earthquake has shaken shook beach resorts in Greece and Turkey, killing ......
Hawaii's tourism industry is worried that visitors might be scared away by the state Emergency Management Agency, which is making plans to educate residents and visitors about what to do in the event
It's showtime at the Black Forest Village near Breitnau, Germany, where a young man in a chef's apron is demonstrating how to make Schwarzwald Kirschtorte -- aka Black Forest cake.
MARIPOSA, Calif. - The town of Mariposa, with its century-old saloons and covered sidewalks, normally bustles with summer visitors on their way to Yosemite National Park but the Gold Rush-era ...
Ripley’s has added more moon-based memorabilia to its collection, including an emblem signed by the members of the Apollo 11 crew. The item was purchased at a Sotheby’s auction that also featured a ba
Some familiar spaces are coming into focus on board what will become the world’s largest cruise ship, Royal Caribbean Symphony of the Seas. New construction photos show progress on the 230,000-ton, 1,
BEAR, Del. - Carmen Dougherty's 10-year-old son, Anthony, clutching a painted heart-shaped rock he found, ran up to his mother at a Disney World resort last March. A tag on the ...
LONDON - Britain is poised to handle a record number of flights in its increasingly crowded skies as most schools break up for the summer and families head off for ...
Here’s another great round-trip fare to Asia, this one from LAX to Osaka, Japan, on Air China for $525, including all taxes and fees. Osaka, a city of about 2.7 million on Honshu roughly 300 miles
John Hatfield, from Middlesbrough, had to frantically rip down a metal panel to access his safety mask when the Jet2 plane he was travelling on was forced to land 35 minutes into the flight.
TAOS, N.M. - D.H. Lawrence Ranch Initiatives is partnering with the University of New Mexico Continuing Education to host a series of online creative writing workshops. The University of New Mexico .
Orlando hotels’ room revenue experienced double-digit growth in June along with a surge in its occupancy rate, according to figures collected by STR. The room revenue grew 11.5 percent year over year
The Amaryllis, a lavish 250-ft German-built superyacht equipped with all the spoils of a luxury hotel, was photographed berthed at the James Watt Dock Marina in Greenock, Scotland on Thursday.
London's Buckingham Palace has unveiled an intimate tribute to Diana, the Princess of Wales, marking the 20th anniversary of her death. In one of the palace's state rooms, curators have carefully ...
An in-depth tour from Bardstown to Louisville for a taste of Kentucky's $8.5 billion bourbon industry.             
Cities and filming sites are playing up their ties to the science fiction series with tours, displays and festivals.             
The ban, which tour operators said would take effect in late August, comes after the death of a college student who spent a year in prison and was returned home in a coma.
John Hatfield, from Middlesbrough, had to frantically rip down a metal panel to access his safety mask when the Jet2 plane he was travelling on was forced to land 35 minutes into the flight.
British tourists looking to cancel trips to Greece and Turkey over safety fears following the deadly earthquake say they 'cannot have a refund' and face losing thousands of pounds.
The £30 BubbleBum inflatable child seat booster has been flying off the shelves, saving parents the trouble of hiring the devices from airlines and car companies.
New research reveals that Monaco citizens need only work for four minutes to earn a £1.50 pint; while in the UK, a pint costs £3 and Brits must work for 31 minutes to buy one.
The National Air Traffic Services (NATS) expect to handle a record-breaking 8,800 flights in and out of the country on Friday, July 21, as schools break up and families make a dash for the airport.
Holidaymakers in Britain face travel chaos today after tourist resorts in the Mediterranean and Aegean Seas were hit by an earthquake which killed two people and injured hundreds more.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — It would be a first for a U.S. national park: requiring reservations to get in. But it’s an option that Zion National Park is considering to manage an overwhelming surge o
MARIPOSA, Calif. - The town of Mariposa, with its century-old saloons and covered sidewalks, normally bustles with summer visitors on their way to Yosemite National Park but the Gold Rush-era ......
Buried in the sizzling Mojave desert of Nevada, Burning Man consists of a vast, purpose-built, ‘city’ which is reconstructed from scratch again every year, and attracts over 70,000 revellers annuall
Staff claiming to be employed by America's Transportation Security Administration (TSA) have been sharing anecdotes about their role on secret-sharing forum Whisper.
MARIPOSA, Calif. - The Latest on the wildfires burning in the west (all times local): 7:30 p.m. State fire officials say a huge wildfire in foothills west of Yosemite has now destroyed ...
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — A popular Rocky Mountain resort in Banff National Park in western Canada is being cleared of guests so crews can fight a wildfire raging in the nearby backcountry. Sunshine Vi
PHILADELPHIA - A rare baby Amur tiger cub that was neglected by its mother after its birth at the Philadelphia Zoo this month is being sent to Oklahoma to integrate ...
DALLAS (AP) — The ban on laptops in the cabins of planes flying from the Middle East to the U.S. is over, as federal officials say that large airports in the region have taken other steps to increase
Many of these Japanese inventions, like the hairdryer which is powered by the wearer's footsteps, are plainly absurd and impractical, but amusing nonetheless.
Vienna airport officials say security measures are being increased with the installation of face-scanning systems at passport control points. The Austrian officials said Thursday the installations wi
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has approved legislation allowing a proposed road through a remote national wildlife refuge in Alaska that was rejected by the Obama administration. A bill approved Thursd
The “handwich” is returning to the spotlight. The bread-cone notion was developed for Epcot’s Land pavilion but fell off the culinary radar. But it’s set for a comeback during the Epcot International
One German traveller claims he was detained in a cockroach-ridden cell at Thailand's Suvarnabhumi Airport for not carrying £460 in cash, and was denied access to an ATM.
The female Australian tourist was filmed in Bali giving the cash to a young woman who had allegedly stolen her wallet, because the purported thief couldn't afford to buy petrol.
MailOnline Travel's Annabel Fenwick Elliott explored two of Dubai's luxury resorts; Anantara The Palm and the Desert Palm Per Aquum - and they couldn't have differed more.
Depending on the card you used to pay for your trip, your issuer’s built-in, free travel insurance might compensate you for trip interruptions, cancellations, even a lost cellphone.
When Las Vegas’ popular hotel pools get crowded, it’s time to get out of town. A new service offers visitors a chance to be whisked from the Strip to spend the day lounging and splashing on a pont
Who doesn’t love the grandeur of Sequoia’s redwood trees? But this year for a more adrenaline-spiked adventure, we traveled farther north to Kings Canyon National Park. An eight-mile round-trip hi
LONDON (AP) — London Zoo is welcoming a new star attraction this summer: robotic dinosaurs. Visitors will see robotic replicas of Mesozoic-era dinosaurs, including T. Rex and Triceratops, which lived
Enjoy the Christmas holidays on a cruise along the lower Mississippi River from Memphis to New Orleans aboard the American Queen. Port calls in Mississippi include Greenville, Vicksburg and Natche
HAGERSTOWN, Md. - Members of Congregation B'nai Abraham in Hagerstown are backing the idea of a park across from the synagogue to honour Thomas Kennedy, a Washington County state lawmaker ...
LAS CRUCES, N.M. — A boy’s misstep on a family hike in New Mexico has given the world a prehistoric wonder. Ten-year-old Jude Sparks was on a desert hike in Las Cruces in November when he tripp
While average citizens have to deal with crowded airports and frequent delays, a select group is taking air travel to new heights.             
ORLANDO, Fla. — A Florida firefighter has been suspended without pay for reselling Walt Disney World tickets given to first responders after the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando. The Orlando Senti
FOLEY, Ala. - An Indian tribe best known for its Alabama casinos is opening the largest amusement park on the northern Gulf Coast as it diversifies its businesses from gambling ...
Airbnb earns hosts a whopping average of $924 (£708) per month, according to a new study which assessed thousands of loan applicants in America over the last two years.
MARIPOSA, Calif. (AP) — The town of Mariposa, with its century-old saloons and covered sidewalks, normally bustles with summer visitors on their way to Yosemite National Park but on Thursday the Gold
MARIPOSA, Calif. (AP) — An aggressive wildfire sweeping through California foothills covered with dense brush and trees destroyed dozens of homes but spared a historic Gold Rush-era town popular with
BURLINGTON, Vt. - Vermont's congressional delegation says the city of Burlington is getting a $500,000 federal grant to help create a new park on the Lake Champlain waterfront. The grant from ...
MEXICO CITY (AP) — At dawn in Xochimilco, home to Mexico City’s famed floating gardens, farmers in muddied rain boots squat among rows of beets as a group of chefs arrive to sample sweet fennel
Captain Captain Roberto Vallicelli, who was flying an Air Seychelles Airbus A330 over Mauritius, made a sharp turn in order to dodge an Emirates plane, the largest in the world.
The forcible removal of Dr. David Dao from a flight in April led to calls for a boycott of the carrier, but the airline did not take a financial hit in its quarterly report.
Gareth Kelly, from Porthcawl, South Wales, who admits he's a 'partier', sent his girlfriend Hannah a string of texts explaining that he wasn't coming home and was actually on his way to Ibiza.
At its D23 Expo fan fest in Anaheim last weekend, Disney revealed plans for an immersive “Star Wars” hotel designed to take you into a galaxy far, far away at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla. Ge
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