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Monument review includes oceans, tribal lands and Sequoias

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump's call to review 24 national monuments established by three former presidents puts in limbo protections on large swaths of land home to ancient cliff dwellings, towering Sequoias...

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: America’s Cup

A dramatically visual global sports event is set to launch next month within two hours flying time of Philadelphia.

Sprawling nighttime food markets popping up in the US

NEW YORK (AP) — Clouds of white smoke rise into the black sky from outdoor grills. The night air is scented with the fragrances of dozens of cuisines from around the world. Vendors in tiny stalls stir noodles, toss crepes…

Seattle crushes rain record, while rival Portland wet too

SEATTLE (AP) — Soggy Seattle has broken another rainfall record, and Portland is inching closer to smashing its own record.

17 new things to do in Iowa this summer

Think nothing new and exciting ever happens in the Hawkeye State? Think again!         

Hawaii reassures tourists after brain parasite cases

Tourism officials say the disease is rare and there's no need to cancel vacation plans.

Wooden coaster thrills invade Busch Gardens Williamsburg

There is a wide array of technologically advanced roller coasters to test your mettle these days. At Busch Gardens Williamsburg for example, you could soar down 200 feet and hit 73 mph on an incredibly smooth hypercoaster,...

Frequent-flier review: Southwest, Delta have 'cheapest' U.S. awards

Analysis looked only at economy U.S. tickets, excluding international and business-class data.

Chicago aviation officer gives his version of United passenger removal

  CHICAGO — The physician who was dragged off a United Airlines flight in Chicago this month was verbally and physically abusive, and flailing his arms before he lost his balance and struck his mouth on an armrest, according to...

Carcassonne, France, offers castle-on-the-hill getaway

CARCASSONNE, France (AP) — Somewhere at the intersection of fantasy and history stands the medieval city of Carcassonne, a castle-on-the-hill getaway in the south of France.

PHOTOS: Aircraft design company tests new in-flight gyms at Mineta San Jose International Airport

A3, a division of airframe maker Airbus, is testing new concepts of modular workout spaces, self-serve food service and social lounges at a prototype module inside Terminal B at Mineta San Jose International Airport.

Walk with the founding generation, not just fathers, at new museum in Philadelphia

The museum seeks to show visitors that the Revolution was a set of aspirational ideas.        

Icelandic language at risk; robots, computers can’t grasp it

REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — When an Icelander arrives at an office building and sees “Solarfri” posted, they need no further explanation for the empty premises: The word means “when staff get an unexpected afternoon off to enjoy...

VIDEO: Mother left in tears after confrontation with American Airlines employee

American Airlines is taking swift action after a video surfaced of a fight on board one of their planes out of San Francisco.

Today's Tip: Finding cheap airfares for summer

Shopping around for the cheapest airfare is always recommended. But did you know that having specific dates will help you find even better deals?