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British airports to introduce 3D screening for carry-on bags

Putting small containers of liquids in plastic bags could soon be a thing of the past for airline passengers in Britain after the government announced plans to introduce

ABC News 25 Aug 2019 4:52 pm

Tso pretty, but for how long?

From 527 tourists in 1974 when Ladakh was opened to tourism to over 300,000 annually today, the numbers are growing exponentially, exposing pristine sites to the danger o

The New Indian Express 24 Aug 2019 5:34 pm

International traveler with measles visited Disneyland

A New Zealand teenager who visited Disneyland, Universal Studios, Hollywood tourist hot spots and the beach this month had measles and may have exposed others, public hea

ABC News 24 Aug 2019 5:39 am

Kansas hiking group overwhelmed in Arizona heat

2 airlifted to safety after a group of fitness coordinators from Kansas became overwhelmed while climbing a mountain trail near metro Phoenix

ABC News 24 Aug 2019 5:31 am

APNewsBreak: US government unveils final Utah monument plan

The U.S. government's final management plan for lands in and around a Utah national monument that President Donald Trump downsized is light on new protections for the cli

ABC News 24 Aug 2019 4:01 am

USS Arizona Memorial repairs progress, no reopening date yet

Repairs to USS Arizona Memorial in Honolulu progressing, but officials have not set reopening date

ABC News 23 Aug 2019 7:42 pm

Park Service reopens Indiana beaches after cyanide spill

The National Park Service has reopened beaches in northwestern Indiana, more than a week after a spill of cyanide and ammonia from a steel factory along Lake Michigan

ABC News 23 Aug 2019 5:13 pm

Poland compares deadly lightning storm to terror attack

Rescuers in Poland say they are searching for three people missing after a deadly thunderstorm hit the Tatra Mountains killing five and injuring over 150

ABC News 23 Aug 2019 4:29 pm

Deaths as lightning strikes in Poland's Tatra Mountains

A lightning strike during a sudden thunderstorm in Poland's southern Tatra Mountains has caused deaths and injuries among a group of tourists, rescuers said Thursday

ABC News 23 Aug 2019 2:33 am

Giraffes move closer to endangered species protection

An international conference on endangered species has agreed to protect giraffes for the first time, drawing praise from conservationists and scowls from some sub-Saharan

ABC News 23 Aug 2019 12:20 am

Through ‘Kcyclopedia’, two techies from Kerala aim to promote a healthy lifestyle via biking

Avid cyclists Vishnu Lal R and Krishnamoorthy G V take the battle against the bulge to the streets with their YouTube channel

The Hindu 22 Aug 2019 12:21 pm

The weight that we carry  

How a trek to the Everest Base Camp put a woman rsquo;s life in perspective

The New Indian Express 22 Aug 2019 4:22 am

The Latest: Pilot blames bad gas in California plane crash

The pilot of a small plane that malfunctioned says he believes bad gasoline forced him to ditch the aircraft into the ocean off the Northern California coast

ABC News 21 Aug 2019 11:29 pm

Maui explores expanding ban on commercial beach activities

Maui County Mayor Michael Victorino is looking to ban commercial activities at all beach parks on Sundays and holidays

ABC News 21 Aug 2019 8:38 pm

2 rescued after plane ditches in ocean near San Francisco

An aerial photo shoot off the Northern California coast turned into a rescue drama when one of two small aircraft flying together malfunctioned and the pilot ditched it i

ABC News 21 Aug 2019 8:24 pm

Cops boost traffic enforcement near Hawaii telescope protest

Police have issued about 100 tickets daily since last week for parking and traffic violations near the site of a protest against the construction of another telescope on

ABC News 21 Aug 2019 8:19 pm

Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore logs 50 millionth visitor

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore has welcomed its 50 millionth visitor

ABC News 21 Aug 2019 3:06 pm

The happiness of a long-distance biker

Yoga teacher Sangeetha Jairam rides off into the yonder in her spare time

The Hindu 21 Aug 2019 12:39 pm

Swimmer bit twice by shark in waters off Hawaii's Big Island

Hawaii authorities say that a woman was bitten twice by a 6-foot shark while swimming in a Big Island bay

ABC News 21 Aug 2019 6:31 am

The Latest: Swimmer in 'good health' after shark bites

Hawaii police say a woman bitten twice by a shark while swimming in a bay is expected to be released from a hospital

ABC News 21 Aug 2019 6:12 am

Area 51 county officials draft emergency plan for big crowds

Lawmakers in Nevada's sparsely populated Lincoln County have drafted an emergency declaration and are planning with neighboring counties and the state in case crowds arri

ABC News 20 Aug 2019 11:58 pm

US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekend

If you're flying over the Labor Day holiday, don't count on an empty middle seat

ABC News 20 Aug 2019 10:33 pm

Elton John slams media for criticizing Harry, Meghan

Singer Elton John says he's "deeply distressed" by media accounts that criticized the Duke and Duchess of Sussex for taking a private jet to go on vacation desp

ABC News 19 Aug 2019 10:31 pm

Lead scrubbed from Paris streets as Notre Dame work resumes

Workers are gradually returning to Notre Dame Cathedral to clear out hazardous debris and consolidate the fire-damaged medieval monument, after a month-long delay prompte

ABC News 19 Aug 2019 7:53 pm

Wildfire on Canary Islands forces evacuation of 5,000

Authorities in Spain's Canary Islands say a wildfire that is throwing flames 50 meters (160 feet) into the air has forced emergency services to evacuate more than 5,000 p

ABC News 19 Aug 2019 5:50 pm

Southwest reveals plans to offer interisland Hawaii flights

Southwest Airlines announces plans to offer new flights across the Hawaiian Islands

ABC News 19 Aug 2019 2:30 am

'Miracle house' in Ohio draws pilgrims amid sainthood push

Amid push to canonize woman who claimed to receive miracles, people are visiting her Ohio home to see for themselves

ABC News 19 Aug 2019 1:13 am

Carlsbad Caverns creating digital map of cave system

The National Park Service is creating a digital map of Carlsbad Caverns National Park to help with repairs and maintenance projects

ABC News 18 Aug 2019 9:34 pm

Crews reopen Denali park road; stranded tourists leave

Road crews have cleared one lane in Alaska's Denali National Park and Preserve; 300 stranded tourists safely return to park entrance

ABC News 18 Aug 2019 7:44 am

Here's why you should try digital detox while traveling

Here's why you should try digital detox while traveling

Ani News 17 Aug 2019 10:51 pm

Kilroy was here: Athens walls awash in painted squiggles

Graffiti-sprayers are increasingly leaving their mark on Athens, encouraged by lax enforcement of anti-vandalism laws and an abundance of empty commercial properties

ABC News 17 Aug 2019 12:46 pm

Trichy Trekkers go on crossover expedition to the Hampta Pass in the Himalayas

There were thrills and chills aplenty during a visit to the Himalayan vales organised by Trichy Trekkers

The Hindu 17 Aug 2019 8:37 am

Customs and Border Protection outage snarls major airports

Travelers entering the U.S. at major airports were slowed by a computer outage affecting Customs and Border Protection stations

ABC News 17 Aug 2019 5:29 am

Russian pilot says landing in corn field was his only chance

A Russian pilot who managed to smoothly land his disabled plane in a cornfield after birds hit both engines says a quick landing was his only chance and he was not afraid

ABC News 16 Aug 2019 7:11 pm

AP source: Trump has talked about buying Greenland for US

Aiming to put his mark on the world map, President Donald Trump has talked to aides and allies about purchasing Greenland

ABC News 16 Aug 2019 6:35 pm

Bagan: Pride, pagodas and the UNESCO World Heritage tag

One hopes the UNESCO World Heritage recognition of Myanmar’s temple city will also ensure its preservation

The Hindu 16 Aug 2019 5:43 pm

Mapping how the Mountain Echoes festival has influenced Bhutan

In its 10th year, the arts festival is making a name for itself internationally and helping shape the country’s cultural landscape

The Hindu 16 Aug 2019 5:25 pm

Virgin Galactic unveiling mission control for space tourism

Virgin Galactic plans to provide the first glimpse of its headquarters as it looks to launch paying customers into space

ABC News 16 Aug 2019 5:43 am

5 things you want to add to your Turkey itinerary

5 things you want to add to your Turkey itinerary

Ani News 15 Aug 2019 4:51 pm