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Americans stuff the roadways before they stuff the turkey
Thu, 23 Nov 2017 03:04:00 GMT
America's roads and airports filled with Thanksgiving holiday travelers on what AAA said could be the busiest holiday travel day in more than a decade.
Here's how your Thanksgiving travel is going to pan out
Wed, 22 Nov 2017 15:32:00 GMT
Almost 51 million Americans are expected to travel over the Thanksgiving break — and new security rules at the airport could slow things down even more.
Tourists ordered to avoid Israel's border amid fears of retaliation attack
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 13:25:00 GMT
Palestinian Islamic Jihad vowed revenge after Israel blew up one of its tunnels two weeks ago.
'Disturbing' Undercover Probe Found TSA Screeners Missing Many Test Weapons
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 03:36:00 GMT
A Congressional committee chairman said a classified briefing on vulnerabilities in airport security was "disturbing."
Breathtaking Light Show at Paris' Notre-Dame Commemorates WWI
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 01:01:06 GMT
Visitors gathered in the courtyard of Notre-Dame in Paris on Wednesday night to watch the "Dame de Coeur" light and sound show on the cathedral's facade.
'Severe' Plague Hits 1,800 in Madagascar
Fri, 03 Nov 2017 23:02:14 GMT
Plague is spreading in Madagascar, WHO says, and it's likely to be a threat until April.
NAACP, American Airlines Meet Over Bias Complaints
Wed, 01 Nov 2017 01:02:00 GMT
American Airlines Chief Executive Doug Parker, NAACP President Derrick Johnson, Women's March organizer Tamika Mallory and others met in Washington.
Activist-Vandal Dyes Rome's Trevi Fountain Red (Again!)
Thu, 26 Oct 2017 19:03:15 GMT
An Italian activist has poured red dye into the Trevi Fountain, 10 years after he pulled the same stunt vandalizing one of Rome's most famous monuments.
New Screenings Start for U.S.-Bound Airline Passengers
Thu, 26 Oct 2017 10:29:28 GMT
The new measures come after the Trump administration previously rolled out laptop and travel bans that have thrown the industry into disarray.
NAACP Warns Black Travelers About American Airlines
Wed, 25 Oct 2017 14:31:17 GMT
The NAACP is warning African-Americans that their safety could be compromised if they fly American Airlines, citing a series of "troublesome conduct" by staff.
FAA Investigates Air Canada for Airport Landing Mix-Up
Tue, 24 Oct 2017 18:27:13 GMT
The potential landing danger Suinday follows a close-call in July also involving an Air Canada jet at San Francisco International Airport.
Serving Food and Time: Inside Colombia's Trendy Prison Restaurant
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 17:18:00 GMT
In the popular tourist city of Cartagena, Colombia, the trendy Restaurante Interno inside the San Diego Prison serves delicious meals by women serving time.
Laptops in Checked Luggage Pose Explosion Risk, FAA Warns
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:32:00 GMT
The U.S. government is urging the world airline community to ban laptops from checked luggage because of the potential for a catastrophic fire.
Air Berlin Pilots Investigated After Risky Farewell Fly-by
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:45:00 GMT
Several videos of the incident were shared online, and someone in a control tower could be heard saying as the plane flew past, 'We are all in awe.'
Why October Is the Month to Book Your Holiday Travel
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 18:22:00 GMT
It's time to think about holiday travel...and here's a surprising tip.
FAA Orders A380 Inspections After Engine Blows Apart
Fri, 13 Oct 2017 09:24:14 GMT
The Federal Aviation Administration ordered visual inspections of some Airbus A380 engines after one blew apart on a Los Angeles-bound Air France flight.
The Caribbean Remains Open for Business, but Tahiti Beckons for Some
Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:48:00 GMT
The Caribbean is still open for business, but destinations like Oahu, Maui, Phoenix, and Los Angeles will likely see an uptick this year.
LA-Bound Superjumbo Rocked by 'Serious' Engine Explosion
Mon, 02 Oct 2017 01:28:38 GMT
An investigation is underway after an Airbus A380 carying 500 passengers to Los Angeles suffered "serious damage" from a rare uncontained engine failure.
Southwest Apologizes After Woman Is Dragged off Plane
Wed, 27 Sep 2017 18:36:00 GMT
Southwest said it was "disheartened" after an unidentified woman was filmed being roughly removed from a flight after saying she had a severe pet allergy.
Delta Offers Free Texting In-Flight to Lure Customers
Wed, 27 Sep 2017 18:16:00 GMT
Delta will provide free texting on flights beginning Sunday, the airline announced Tuesday.