BUS WITH CHINESE-SPEAKING TOURISTS CRASHES IN UTAH; 4 DEAD

Authorities say a tour bus carrying Chinese-speaking tourists to a national park in Utah rolled into a guardrail

CHARGE AGAINST AIRLINE MECHANIC HIGHLIGHTS 'INSIDER THREAT'

One airline mechanic's arrest has renewed questions about measures to protect airliners from an "insider threat"

 
 
 

LOWELL OBSERVATORY GETTING OPEN-DECK FACILITY FOR VIEWING

The expansion plans of Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff have it close to opening a new open-deck observatory for use by researchers...

UK GOVERNMENT URGED TO HELP SAVE THOMAS COOK HOLIDAY FIRM

The British government is being urged to step in and prevent Thomas Cook, one of the world's oldest and largest travel companies, from...

 
 
 

GREEK POLICE MAKE ARREST IN 1985 HIJACKING OF TWA FLIGHT 847

Greek police say they have arrested a suspect in the 1985 hijacking of a flight from Athens that became a multi-day ordeal and included...

4 DIE AFTER BUS WITH CHINESE TOURISTS CRASHES IN UTAH

Four people died after a tour bus carrying them and other visitors from China crashed, rolling onto a guard rail and leaving carnage...

 
 
 

BEER FLOWS AS OVERCROWDED OKTOBERFEST OPENS IN MUNICH

The first keg has been tapped and the beer is flowing as the 186th Oktoberfest gets underway in Munich

NOTRE DAME CATHEDRAL: 'LOT OF WORK' BEFORE REBUILD CAN BEGIN

Notre Dame Cathedral has far to go to recover from a destructive fire but a hardy copper rooster that once topped the spire is serving...

 
 
 

THE LATEST: 1 ARREST, 1 DETAINED AT ALIEN FESTIVAL IN DESERT

Authorities say one person was arrested on a charge of public urination and another was detained early Friday at a gate to Area 51...

OFFICIALS: TOUR BUS CRASH NEAR NATIONAL PARK IN UTAH KILLS 4

Officials say a tour bus has crashed near a national park in southern Utah, killing at least four people

 
 
 

FAA CHIEF MEETS BOEING OFFICIALS, TRIES OUT MAX SIMULATOR

New FAA chief meets with Boeing officials and tests new software for the 737 Max in a flight simulator

MUSIC STARTS FOR EARTHLINGS AROUND AREA 51 EVENTS IN NEVADA

The music has started for revelers braving a long drive to a dusty festival ground in the remote Nevada desert near the once-secret...

 
 
 

BRITISH COLUMBIA, ALASKA OFFICIALS FAIL TO REACH FERRY DEAL

British Columbia mayor and Alaska transportation commissioner fail to reach agreement over firearms regulation that could end ferry...

'I'VE GOT ONE!' HUNTING NEON SCORPIONS IN THE ARIZONA DESERT

Feared, admired and loathed, scorpions have roamed the earth for millions of years

 
 
 

PARIS TESTS NEW BUBBLE-SHAPED WATER TAXI

Paris is testing out a new form of travel: an eco-friendly bubble-shaped taxi that zips along the water up and down the Seine River

GREEK ISLAND FERRY CREWS TO LAUNCH 24-HOUR STRIKE SEPT. 24

Ferry services to Greek popular island destinations face severe disruptions next week due to a strike called by the country's powerful...

 
 
 

SUIT SEEKS TO BLOCK GONDOLA LINKING LAKE TAHOE SKI RESORTS

A wilderness protection group has filed a lawsuit to try to block construction of a 2.2-mile long gondola that would pass through a...

VEGAS AREA, CASINOS CHARGE AHEAD WITH ELECTRIC VEHICLE SPOTS

As more electric vehicles hit the streets, more places to charge them are popping up in Las Vegas to serve motor tourists from Nevada,...

 
 
 

MAN ORGANIZES HUNTING EVENT FOR WHEELCHAIR USERS

A Utah man who has been in a wheelchair for more than three decades has created a pheasant hunt for people like him who need help getting...

WOMEN RECREATE HOMER SIMPSON'S NEW ORLEANS GOBBLE TOUR

Two Swiss women have recreated Homer Simpson's gourmandizing tour of New Orleans, snarf for snarf, finger-wiggle for finger-wiggle

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Fill Your Kindle With Amazon's One-Day Ebook Sale

Fill Your Kindle With Amazon's One-Day Ebook Sale

It's Sunday, which means it's time for another big Kindle ebook sale. There's no real theme this week, and your options include nonfiction, self-help, and a handful of novels... Read more ...

Bus with Chinese tourists crashes in Utah; 4 dead

Bus with Chinese tourists crashes in Utah; 4 dead

A tour bus crashed on a highway running through the red-rock landscape of southern Utah, killing four people from China and injuring dozens more. On Friday, the bus from... Read more ...

Tesla is gearing up to officially challenge Porsche at the legendary...

Tesla is gearing up to officially challenge Porsche at the legendary Nürburgring race track. These are the cars the Model S would have to beat to set the all-time record

A Porsche Taycan Turbo prototype set a record in August for the fastest lap at the Nürburgring race track by a four-door electric car at seven minutes and 42 seconds. Tesla CEO... Read more ...

Brazil: Tourism Ministry to make changes to National Guest Registration Card

Brazil: Tourism Ministry to make changes to National Guest Registration Card

The Ministry of Tourism, Brazil is conducting evaluation with the tourism trade and industry managers to make changes to the National Guest Registration Card. The idea is to... Read more ...

Brazilian Tourism Minister discusses importance of domestic tourism with Gol...

Brazilian Tourism Minister discusses importance of domestic tourism with Gol airline CEO

The Brazilian Minister of Tourism, Marcelo Álvaro Antônio, met with Gol airline CEO Paulo Kakinoff and board members this Thursday in São Paulo / SP. The managers discussed the... Read more ...

Puerto Plata inaugurates the 8th annual international market and adventure...

Puerto Plata inaugurates the 8th annual international market and adventure Discover MarketPlace 2019

On Wednesday night, the Puerto Plata Destination Tourism Cluster launched the 8th annual international market and adventure fair Discover MarketPlace 2019 in an event organized... Read more ...

Singapore Airlines Leverages Sabre to Propel NDC Offering to Travel Agents

Singapore Airlines Leverages Sabre to Propel NDC Offering to Travel Agents

Sabre Corporation, the leading technology provider to the global travel industry, today announced a collaboration with Singapore Airlines for the expansion of their NDC... Read more ...

Argentario Golf Resort & Spa Heads to IGTM in Marrakech with the PGA

Argentario Golf Resort & Spa Heads to IGTM in Marrakech with the PGA

Argentario Golf Resort & Spa will head to IGTM in Marrakech in mid October to exhibit alongside fellow PGA National Properties on The PGA National Properties stand for the... Read more ...

Yangon International Airport welcomes IndiGo's inaugural flight from Kolkata

Yangon International Airport welcomes IndiGo's inaugural flight from Kolkata

Yangon Aerodrome Company Limited , operator of Yangon International Airport , today welcomes the inaugural flight of Indian air carrier IndiGo from Kolkata to YIA, marking the... Read more ...

Quelness Golf Resort to strengthen Tour Operator relations at International...

Quelness Golf Resort to strengthen Tour Operator relations at International Golf Travel Market

Quellness Golf Resort, located in Bad Griesbach, Germany, will strengthen its relationships with tour operators from around the world when they attend the International Golf... Read more ...