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Mountain Metro Transit services give Springs seniors leg up on health, independence

- - Thu, Oct 1, 2015

Sponsored: We’ve always done it bigger in the West, but urban sprawl and demand for more roads, wider lanes and multiple family vehicles has its downfalls, especially for Colorado Springs seniors.

Colorado travel calendar starting Oct. 4, 2015
By: - 0 Sun, Oct 4, 2015

Colorado Calendar

Call before you go. Many events are free; some charge admission or require tickets. Events are subject to change. Phone...

Colorado Springs buses to be tested for noxious gases
By: Stephen Hobbs - 0 Thu, Oct 1, 2015

Mountain Metropolitan Transit buses will be monitored Thursday to test for harmful gases after an anonymous complaint was made to the Occupational...

Mount Evans highway scheduled to close next week
By: - 0 Tue, Sep 29, 2015

EVERGREEN — Those looking to take a scenic drive to the top of Mount Evans should get going, as the highway to the top is slated to close Oct....

Colorado skiers on I-70 could save half an hour on road for the right price
By: - 0 Sun, Sep 27, 2015

Travelers on Interstate 70 will get the chance this week to sound off on proposed toll rates on a soon-to-open express lane for ski traffic — a lane...

Colorado travel calendar starting Sept. 20, 2015
By: - 0 Sun, Sep 20, 2015

Colorado Calendar

Be sure to call before you go. Many events are free; some charge admission or require tickets. Events are subject to change....

Gazette's fall colors map marks return of leaf-peeping season
By: Lance Benzel - 0 Sat, Sep 19, 2015

Looking for the best place to spot fall colors?

You can spend hours on dirt roads scouting likely locations, only to find yourself a bit early...

American stops flights at 3 airports, problems soon resolved
By: - 0 Thu, Sep 17, 2015

DALLAS — American Airlines says it has fixed a technology problem that was grounding flights to and from Dallas, Chicago and Miami on Thursday.


Colorado Springs Airport gets nearly $12 million for repairs
By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Thu, Sep 17, 2015

The Colorado Springs Airport has been awarded an $11.7 million grant from the Federal Aviation Administration to repair the concrete apron around its...

Colorado travel calendar starting Sept. 13, 2015
By: - 0 Sun, Sep 13, 2015

Be sure to call before you go. Many events are free; some charge admission or require tickets. Events are subject to change. Phone numbers without a...

List: 8 scenic drives in colorful Colorado
By: - 0 Tue, Sep 8, 2015

Drives worth the gas in Colorado:

Grand Mesa Scenic Byway: Experience a Western Slope sunset while tracing the largest mesa in the world from...

Zimbabwe: 14 elephants killed by cyanide poisoning

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HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Fourteen elephants were poisoned by cyanide in Zimbabwe in three separate incidents, two years after poachers killed more than 200 elephants by poisoning, Zimbabwe's National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority said...

About 660,000 visitors expected in New Hampshire for holiday
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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire travel officials say an estimated 660,000 visitors are expected to come to the state over the Columbus Day period,...

Paris police crack down on pickpockets targeting tourists
0 1 hr ago

PARIS (AP) — Paris police say they are getting a handle on crime against tourists.

In a briefing Tuesday, police said special units of officers...

US Marshals Museum names Oklahoman as curator
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FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — The U.S. Marshals Museum has named the curator for its planned facility in western Arkansas.

The museum announced...

Move aside budget travel, meet Chanel's luxury airline
0 2 hr ago

PARIS (AP) — The sky was the limit in Karl Lagerfeld's aviation-themed Chanel show on Tuesday, which saw an entire airport re-created under the lofty...

Director of Currier Museum to retire in June after 20 years
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MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Susan Strickler, the director and CEO of the Currier Museum since 1996, is retiring next June.

Under her guidance, the...

Downtown Durham, NC, becomes magnet for diners, art-lovers
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DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — On a recent Sunday, chatter from people waiting on the sidewalk for tables at Dame's Chicken and Waffles wafted on a fall breeze...

Paul Simon exhibit to open at Jewish Museum in Baltimore
0 8 hr ago

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Jewish Museum of Maryland in Baltimore is preparing to host a traveling exhibit dedicated to the music and lyrics of one of...

Kerouac's knickknacks go on the road to author's hometown
0 12 hr ago

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — The eclectic bric-a-brac that comforted and inspired writer Jack Kerouac is going on the road.

An exhibition of the...

Amtrak train hits rocks on track, derails in central Vermont
0 16 hr ago

NORTHFIELD, Vt. (AP) — An Amtrak train headed from Vermont to Washington, D.C., on Monday hit rocks that had fallen onto the track from a ledge,...

Correction: Aspen Trees-Disease story
0 18 hr ago

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — In a story Oct. 3 about a disease affecting aspen trees, The Associated Press erroneously reported the names of a forest...

Passholders face higher prices or limits at Disneyland
0 Yesterday

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Disney is raising prices for annual pass holders to its Disneyland and California Adventure parks.

An anytime pass,...

Pennsylvania priest's attorney wants new sex tourism trial
0 Yesterday

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The attorney for a Roman Catholic priest wants a federal judge to grant a new trial on charges the cleric traveled to Honduras...

Disney raises prices on Walt Disney World passes
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Walt Disney World has revamped its annual and season pass system, raising their prices and making...

NPS approves Yellowstone trail and overlook improvements
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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — The National Park Service has approved a project to repair and improve many of the overlooks and trails...