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Frontier follows $20 flights with $29 fares from Colorado Springs, Denver
Frontier follows $20 flights with $29 fares from Colorado Springs, Denver

By: - 0 9 hr ago

Frontier Airlines is following its one-day $20 ticket deal Monday with $29 airfares Tuesday. Tickets are available until 9:59 MST Tuesday. Nonstop...

Colorado Springs airline fares plunge to nearly 20-year low
Colorado Springs airline fares plunge to nearly 20-year low

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 16 hr ago

Frontier Airlines' major expansion in Colorado Springs last summer sent local average airline fares in the third quarter of 2017 to the lowest level in...

$20 tickets available from Frontier Airlines
$20 tickets available from Frontier Airlines

By: - 0 17 hr ago

Frontier Airlines is offering $20 one-way tickets until 9:59 MST Monday. Nonstop tickets at the low rate are available to select cities through March...

Glimpses: Inside Green Mountain Falls shop, nothing fades
Glimpses: Inside Green Mountain Falls shop, nothing fades

By: Seth Boster - 0 17 hr ago

The dream was California. Alongside a friend who played jazz guitar better than anyone he knew back at Boston's Berklee College of Music, Mike Urban...

Travelers boost Colorado Springs Airport outgoing passenger numbers to 7-year high
Travelers boost Colorado Springs Airport outgoing passenger numbers to 7-year high

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

Travelers responded to more flights and lower fares, largely by Frontier Airlines, by flocking to the Colorado Springs Airport last year, boosting...

In Taiwan, life imitates art imitates food
In Taiwan, life imitates art imitates food

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

Taipei, TAIWAN - I like to imagine the conversation behind the most famous work of art on permanent display at the National Palace Museum: "What's...

'The art of airporting:' Ice skating, goat yoga, therapy dogs among amenities offered by DIA to make traveling more fun
'The art of airporting:' Ice skating, goat yoga, therapy dogs among amenities offered by DIA to make traveling more fun

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 21, 2018

On any given day at this Denver landmark, there could be goat yoga, ice skating, beer tasting, live music and fine art. You might even meet former...

Dozens of flights canceled at Denver airport due to storm
Dozens of flights canceled at Denver airport due to storm

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 21, 2018

DENVER — Officials say about 150 flights have been canceled at Denver International Airport as a winter storm moves through Colorado. Airport...

Good dog, bad dog ... Delta wants to know before you board
Good dog, bad dog ... Delta wants to know before you board

By: - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

DALLAS — Delta Air Lines will soon require owners of service and support animals to provide more information before their animal can fly in the...

Colorado Springs Airport traffic numbers headed to 7-year high in 2017
Colorado Springs Airport traffic numbers headed to 7-year high in 2017

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Wed, Jan 17, 2018

Passenger numbers at the Colorado Springs Airport continued to grow in November as Frontier Airlines expanded and likely will end 2017 at a seven-year...

How Colorado's Ice Castles became a fantasy attraction
How Colorado's Ice Castles became a fantasy attraction

By: Seth Boster - 0 Sun, Jan 14, 2018

DILLON - The family entered the icy wonderland through an archway, and the father's response was much like his young son's. "Whoa, this is not what I...

Plane dangles off cliff after skidding off runway in Turkey
Plane dangles off cliff after skidding off runway in Turkey

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 14, 2018

ISTANBUL — A commercial plane that skidded off a runway after landing in northern Turkey dangled precariously off a muddy cliff with its nose only a...

Colorado skier numbers down amid warm, dry winter
Colorado skier numbers down amid warm, dry winter

By: - 0 Sun, Jan 14, 2018

ASPEN — Colorado ski resorts say early season visits are down between 11 and 13 percent compared with last year because of low snow conditions. The...

Will the internet destroy the great outdoors?
Will the internet destroy the great outdoors?

By: - 0 Sat, Jan 13, 2018

Upon the creation and development of something truly new, it’s often hard to tell exactly how that invention will eventually be used. Do you think Tim...

State Department updates travel advisories so they're understandable
State Department updates travel advisories so they're understandable

By: - 0 Wed, Jan 10, 2018

WASHINGTON - The State Department on Wednesday unveiled four tiered categories to warn travelers of potential dangers overseas, using common-sense...

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Suit alleges Motel 6 discriminated against Latino customers
Suit alleges Motel 6 discriminated against Latino customers

By: 0 6 hr ago

PHOENIX (AP) — A civil rights group sued Motel 6 on Tuesday, alleging it discriminated against some Latino customers at two locations in Phoenix by...

Love and hot sauce: New Orleans revives 1894 Tabasco opera
Love and hot sauce: New Orleans revives 1894 Tabasco opera

By: 0 9 hr ago

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Love, hate and hot sauce are themes of a 19th century comic opera being produced this week as a kickoff to New Orleans' 300th...

Trump business ethics pledges left plenty room for profiting
Trump business ethics pledges left plenty room for profiting

By: 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Among the many promises Donald Trump made a year ago to assure people he wouldn't profit off his presidency, one stood out for its...

New Mexico oil and gas lease sale spurs numerous protests
New Mexico oil and gas lease sale spurs numerous protests

By: 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Dozens of protests have been filed by tribal officials, environmentalists and others as federal land managers consider leasing...

Some Korean foods may taste familiar during the Olympics
Some Korean foods may taste familiar during the Olympics

By: 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

SEATTLE (AP) — Spam, trout, fried chicken, moon pies and anything slathered in mayonnaise — those are some of the flavors of South Korea's home cooking...

Despite shutdown, troops get football, Lady Liberty to open
Despite shutdown, troops get football, Lady Liberty to open

By: 0 Sun, Jan 21, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. government shutdown amid a congressional dispute over spending and immigration has forced scores of federal agencies and...

The Latest: US government shutdown prompts state to step in
The Latest: US government shutdown prompts state to step in

By: 0 Sun, Jan 21, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the impact of the federal government shutdown (all times local): 5 p.m. A U.S. government shutdown that has forced...

Dozens of flights canceled at Denver airport due to storm

By: 0 Sun, Jan 21, 2018

DENVER (AP) — Officials say about 190 flights have been canceled at Denver International Airport as a winter storm moves through Colorado. Airport...

How shutdown affects key parts of federal government
How shutdown affects key parts of federal government

By: 0 Sat, Jan 20, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of federal employees began their weekends gripped with doubt, uncertain of when they'll be able to return to work and how...

Geysers yes, Ellis Island no: Some US parks open, some not
Geysers yes, Ellis Island no: Some US parks open, some not

By: 0 Sat, Jan 20, 2018

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Visitors could still ride snowmobiles and ski into Yellowstone National Park Saturday to marvel at the geysers...

The Latest: GOP says Trump trying to cushion shutdown impact
The Latest: GOP says Trump trying to cushion shutdown impact

By: 0 Sat, Jan 20, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on how the government shutdown is affecting national parks (all times local): 6:25 p.m. A Republican senator from...

The Latest: Cavern closed at Carlsbad Cavern National Parks

By: 0 Sat, Jan 20, 2018

LOS ALAMOS, N.M. (AP) — The Latest on the New Mexico impact of the federal government's partial shutdown (all times local): 2:50 p.m. You can still...

French airport activists start unblocking road

By: 0 Sat, Jan 20, 2018

PARIS (AP) — French activists say they are have started to unblock a road they used to occupy, in a move that eases tensions three days after the...

Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payouts
Big towers to rise near historic Jamestown: $90M in payouts

By: 0 Sat, Jan 20, 2018

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A big change is looming on the horizon near Jamestown Island, site of Britain's first permanent settlement in North America: 17...

British Airways pilot, allegedly drunk, taken off plane

By: 0 Sat, Jan 20, 2018

LONDON (AP) — A British Airways pilot has been removed from the cockpit of a flight amid fears he was drunk. The Sun newspaper reported Saturday that...

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