Travel

Germany to press Kuwait after Israeli barred from flight

Nov 17, 2017

Germany's foreign ministry says it will press Kuwait about a law that prevented its national airline from transporting an Israeli citizen on a flight originating in Frankfurt

Federal "extreme vetting" plan castigated by tech experts

Nov 17, 2017

Leading researchers castigated a federal plan that would use artificial-intelligence methods to scrutinize immigrants and visa applicants

Airlines bump fewer passengers off oversold flights

Nov 16, 2017

Airlines learn to bump fewer passengers off oversold planes after taking to heart the public anger over a man being dragged from his seat earlier this year

Museum of the Bible, built by Hobby Lobby owner, opens in DC

Nov 16, 2017

The $500 million Museum of the Bible, built by the owners of the Hobby Lobby arts and crafts chain, opens Friday in Washington

AAA expects 50 million Americans to travel over Thanksgiving

Nov 16, 2017

AAA expects more than 50 million Americans to travel over Thanksgiving, with a growing economy and low unemployment putting people in the traveling mood

Trump's cheeseburger in Japan still drawing lines

Nov 16, 2017

The cheeseburger U.S. President Donald Trump ate during his visit to Japan is still drawing lines at a Tokyo burger joint

Things to see inside the Museum of the Bible

Nov 16, 2017

The Museum of the Bible opens Friday in Washington and includes exhibits, restaurants and a theater

Leonardo da Vinci's Christ painting sells for record $450M

Nov 16, 2017

Rare painting by Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci of Christ holding crystal orb, 'Savior of the World,' sells for record $450 million at auction, topping previous record of $300 million for Willem de Kooning's painting 'Interchange'

The Latest: Christie's: Leonardo sale an honor of a lifetime

Nov 16, 2017

New York auction house official says record $450 million sale of rare painting of Christ by Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci is 'an honor that comes around once in a lifetime'

Theme park expo offers preview of what's new for 2018

Nov 15, 2017

A thousand vendors from more than 100 countries are selling the latest rides, technologies and trends in theme parks at an industry expo in Orlando

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