Digital News World

Travel
When you think of Asia, hockey and Mounties don’t immediately come to mind. But that’s exactly what you might consider to fly to Asia in business class for a seriously discounted price.
A KLM plane suffered the direct hit after departing from Amsterdam's Schipol Airport on Monday. Thankfully, the Boeing 777 successfully continued its journey to Peru without issue.
A KLM plane suffered the direct hit after departing from Amsterdam's Schipol Airport on Monday. Thankfully, the Boeing 777 successfully continued its journey to Peru without issue.
BOSTON (AP) — The vibrant and influential history of New England’s Jewish population chronicled in a vast repository of documents stored at the New England Historic Genealogical Society is be
NEW YORK (AP) — A painting of Christ by the Renaissance master Leonardo da Vinci sold for a record $450 million (380 million euros) at auction on Wednesday, smashing previous records for artworks s
NEW YORK (AP) — A painting thought by scholars to be one of only a few by Leonardo da Vinci to have survived the half-millennia since the artist’s death is set to be auctioned Wednesday in Ne
Like many good-news stories in Cleveland, the growth of the Gordon Square Arts District owes something to LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar.
San Francisco supervisors delayed voting Tuesday on proposed pot regulations, making it more unlikely that people in this weed-friendly city will be able to buy recreational pot when adult use ...
PHILADELPHIA - Two maintenance workers who were struck and killed by a speeding Amtrak train near Philadelphia last year were the victims of a lax safety culture that had permeated ...
SEATTLE - Alaska Airlines says it will discontinue daily flights between Los Angeles and Havana, Cuba, after demand dropped amid new Trump administration restrictions on Cuba travel. The Seattle-base
SAN FRANCISCO - The Latest on marijuana regulations in San Francisco (all times local): 4:05 p.m. San Francisco cannabis lovers will have to wait a little longer for supervisors to establish regulat
Delta plan for a four-hub 747 farewell tour comes days after United retired its last 747. Delta is the last U.S. passenger carrier still flying the jet.            
San Diego, Palm Springs and Big Bear Lake ranked among the top five pet-friendly cities in the U.S. for vacation rentals, a recent trend report by HomeAway said. The vacation rental company looked
San Diego, Palm Springs and Big Bear Lake ranked among the top five pet-friendly cities in the U.S. for vacation rentals, a recent trend report by HomeAway said. The vacation rental company looked
San Diego, Palm Springs and Big Bear Lake ranked among the top five pet-friendly cities in the U.S. for vacation rentals, a recent trend report by HomeAway said. The vacation rental company looked
Alaska Airlines will end its daily Los Angeles-Havana flights in January, but it says restrictions that President Donald Trump imposed on travel to the island last week were just the last straw for a
The hotel industry is thriving, with new properties popping up all over the USA. As a result, existing properties are renovating to keep up.             
As SeaWorld hopes to rebound from a tough financial year, the company plans to open seven new attractions and two Sesame Street parades at its parks in 2018, executives said Tuesday. “The theme-park
Kristie Love, whose deleted post about a rape at a Mexican resort led to a change at TripAdvisor, says the site’s policy is “a slap in the face.”
Three Walt Disney World attractions inspired by the films “Avatar”and “Frozen” have won TEA Thea Awards. Frozen Ever After, an Epcot ride in the Norway pavilion, won for outstanding achievemen
NEW YORK - Looking to buy a holiday gift for a loved one who travels? These gadgets and comfort items will come in handy: a universal travel adapter that converts electric ......
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Delta Air Lines and Virgin Australia have stopped using a caterer at Los Angeles International Airport after listeria was found in the caterer’s local kitchen. Virgin Austr
Live like Kevin McAllister when he was lost in New York.
SAN FRANCISCO - The Latest on marijuana regulations in San Francisco (all times local): 10:10 a.m. A California state senator says city supervisors are "dangerously close to destroying" the budding
PHILADELPHIA - Amtrak's safety culture suffered major lapses, including more than two dozen unsafe conditions at a work zone where a train slammed into a maintenance backhoe last year, killing ...
Latest storm deposits heavy snow, as first Western Washington ski areas open for the season. British Columbia's Whistler resort opens Friday.
Cote, a new restaurant in the Flatiron district, styles itself as a steakhouse, with dry-aged beef and a nicely priced menu option.
Here are a five things we learned about Infinity Falls, the river raft ride coming to SeaWorld Orlando in 2018. The attraction’s ride vehicle, a round, blue and green eight-seater, was unveiled at t
It seems the InterContinental Shimao hotel in Shanghai, China, is inching towards the first major stage of completion - as new footage reveals ahead of the reported May 2018 opening shows.
A few tips to help those booking last-minute holiday flights.
Disney Cruise Line welcomed its third new stage show in two years to its fleet as “Beauty and the Beast” began its run on Disney Dream. The new 70-minute show is the centerpiece entertainment now
Henri and Pamela Landwirth, who founded and operate Give Kids the World, have been selected for the IAAPA Hall of Fame. Their induction was announced at the opening ceremony of the IAAPA Attractions E
Las Vegas’ nighttime low temperatures remain well above freezing, but that doesn’t mean you won’t be seeing seasonal attractions complete with ice and snow. For skaters, who could resist a g
Looking for a special gift for the oh-so-special dog in your life? You might find it in Napa Valley in December, when Calistoga Ranch presents a three-night getaway for travelers with pups. The fa
A fearless photographer has captured images of an abandoned home in Liege, Belgium, which looks frozen in time - complete with cobweb-covered trophies and discarded crucifixes.
If you're planning a cruise during the coming year, there are a lot of things to consider: Is the price right? Does the cruise line sail to the destination you're longing to see? Does it cater to
If you're planning a cruise during the coming year, there are a lot of things to consider: Is the price right? Does the cruise line sail to the destination you're longing to see? Does it cater to
PARIS (AP) — Airbnb says hosts in central Paris can now only rent out their homes for up to 120 nights a year, a new cap introduced to comply with city regulations. The company’s director for
The 490-passenger vessel recently underwent a major makeover.             
Two African elephants have been caught on camera wandering through the reception of a hotel in Zambia. Receptionist Robert Zgozi filmed the incident at Mfuwe Lodge.
Fed up tourists whipped out their cameras to document some of the worst hotel fails around the world and shared the results online - from broken lifts to bathroom 'soup' dispensers.
The New York property was designed by famous architect Frank Lloyd-Wright and is on the market complete with three bedrooms, open fireplaces and a concrete-formed pedestal carport.
The Tianjin Binhai Public Library, located in northeastern China, is deliberately designed by Dutch firm MVRDV to look like a 3D eyeball.
At M. Manze (established in 1902) we felt obliged to sample the seafood specialties — and then happily made the acquaintance of a beef pie.
The next time you grumble about airfares to Hawaii, think about the extra operational costs involved.             
Here are the latest hotel renovations to check out             
SAN FRANCISCO - Famously pro-cannabis San Francisco, where the 4/20 marijuana holiday is celebrated with a group smoke-out on Hippie Hill, is having a surprisingly difficult time establishing regulati
The world's destinations have been ranked according levels of happiness, friendliness, safety and treatment of tourists with some unexpected cities topping the list.
NAPA, Calif. (AP) — A month after deadly wildfires swept through California’s famed wine country, hot-air balloons are floating again over Napa Valley vineyards splashed with fall colors. On
The cold weather that’s crept into Maine is good for ski resorts that are starting to open. Sunday River opened last weekend and already is running seven days a week. Sugarloaf had enough snow
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — As authorities in Brazil tackled crime earlier this decade, opening Rio de Janeiro’s hillside favelas to tourists seemed like a winning idea. The views are breathtaking,
Amtrak is updating the carpeting, seat cushions and lighting in its Northeast Regional coach and business trains.             
            
Consider buying for your own use and entertainment, or to give for whatever you might celebrate in the coming months             
Napa Valley region has more than 1,200 wineries, with fewer than 10 heavily damaged by wildfires             
Travel in the U.S. is cheap and it appeals to all ages, from millennials to empty nesters and retirees             
A new museum dedicated to slavery and its legacy — including segregation and mass incarceration — is scheduled to open in Montgomery, Alabama, next spring. The opening for The Legacy Museum: From
Ten thousand snow geese moving across a lake simultaneously in Quebec, Canada creates an enormous sound in this memorizing video that's like nature's version of Swan Lake.
The Tianjin Binhai Public Library, located in northeastern China, is deliberately designed by Dutch firm MVRDV to look like a 3D eyeball.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9          151

Recent News

France's #Metoo sparks new secularism row over Charlie Hebdo cover

Rape accusations against an Islamic intellectual following the Harvey Weinstein revelations have led to a bitter war of words over secularism and Islam on the French left, the opposing sides swapping
Read Full Story

Guy from an 8th tier English soccer league scores must-see goal

You likely weren't tuning into 8th tier English football this weekend, and you missed out on one of the best goals this season.
Read Full Story

Fantasy Football: Sterling Shepard ruled out for New York Giants

Wide receiver Sterling Shepard is inactive Sunday for the New York Giants.
Read Full Story

Thanksgiving Hack: Cook Your Turkey Sous Vide

If you're still cooking the bird in the oven, you're doing it wrong.
Read Full Story

Fifteen dead in food aid stampede in Morocco: ministry

RABAT (Reuters) - Fifteen people were killed and five more injured when a stampede broke out in the Moroccan town of Sidi Boulaalam on Sunday as food aid was being distributed in a market, the Interio
Read Full Story

Mugabe agrees to stand down as Zimbabwe president: source

HARARE (Reuters) - Robert Mugabe agreed on Sunday to resign as Zimbabwe's president hours after the ruling ZANU-PF party fired him as its leader following 37 years in charge, a source familiar with th
Read Full Story

Popular Finance

Did actions by an LAPD officer specializing in MS-13 help a gang killer flee? Accusations by Nevada cops resurface along with doubts

The accusation against the Los Angeles gang cop was as strange as it was troubling. A police sergeant hundreds of miles away in Nevada claimed that LAPD Det. Frank Flores and one of his gang infor
Read Full Story

Immigration attorney who hopes to impeach Trump will challenge Rep. Steve Knight in Antelope Valley

Read Full Story

NFL Week 11 schedule and results

Read Full Story

Why Charles Manson's health problems remain shrouded in secrecy

Why Charles Manson's health problems remains shrouded in secrecy
Read Full Story

Rams vs. Minnesota Vikings: How they match up

Read Full Story

Who's in, who's out? Rams-Vikings inactives

Read Full Story

Indie Focus: Studying character with 'Mudbound,' 'A Fantastic Woman' and 'Roman J. Israel, Esq.'

Hello! I’m Mark Olsen. Welcome to another edition of your regular field guide to a world of Only Good Movies. It’s easy to get cynical about awards season. Last weekend’s Governors Awards ce
Read Full Story

Rams mailbag: Jared Goff, Case Keenum, Fearsome Twosome podcast guests and Thanksgiving fare

The Rams are 7-2 and in first place in the NFC West heading into Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. The game against the 7-2 Vikings is the first of
Read Full Story

Pod Particulars: How To Make Shared Living Work In Retirement

What is Pod living in retirement? Imagine a space or a place that you can share life and expenses with friends. I'm not talking about a 55+ community in Florida; you get to design your life in retirem
Read Full Story