Travel

Ferry runs aground in Channel in high winds, all are rescued

Dec 11, 2017

French authorities have evacuated a ferry carrying 313 people that ran aground at the port city of Calais, interrupting boat traffic across the English Channel

Q&A: Can a museum sell its art to stay in business?

Dec 11, 2017

The intensifying legal tussle over whether a Massachusetts museum should be allowed to auction 40 works of art, including two by Norman Rockwell, has raised questions about when _ if ever _ it's appropriate to unload the collection

The Latest: Officials urge Santa Barbara residents to flee

Dec 11, 2017

More than 30,000 people are now under mandatory evacuation from what has become one of the largest wildfires in California history

Sexual misconduct often part of the job in hospitality work

Dec 10, 2017

Court documents, interviews indicate workers in hospitality industry are routinely subjected to sexual harassment, but the behavior largely goes unchecked

Passengers removed after ferry pulled from shoal in Calais

Dec 10, 2017

French authorities have evacuated a ferry carrying 313 people that ran aground at the port city of Calais, interrupting boat traffic across the English Channel

Snow disrupts road, air travel in England and northern Wales

Dec 10, 2017

Heavy snow is causing road and travel disruption across central England and northern Wales, grounding flights, shutting roads and triggering traffic accidents

Las Vegas' overhauled Monte Carlo transforming into Park MGM

Dec 10, 2017

Las Vegas' overhauled Monte Carlo is taking shape as the upscale Park MGM casino-hotel

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on monuments, econ; Moore on accusers

Dec 10, 2017

AP FACT CHECK: Trump makes dubious assertions about monument lands, economy; Alabama's Moore wrestles with accusations

Swiss woman angry over champagne refusal ejected from plane

Dec 10, 2017

German police say the pilot of a passenger jet destined for Zurich made an unscheduled stop at Stuttgart airport because a Swiss passenger become aggressive after being denied champagne

Bahrain faith group visits Israel amid Jerusalem tensions

Dec 10, 2017

An interfaith group from Bahrain is visiting Israel amid turmoil there over U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital

Weather, 20 December
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