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As Uber, Lyft thrive at DIA, airport will allow fewer taxi cabs
As Uber, Lyft thrive at DIA, airport will allow fewer taxi cabs

By: - 0 15 hr ago

The demand for traditional taxis at Denver International Airport has dropped over the years as more passengers use ride-sharing services like Uber and...

Colorado's national parks, monuments offering free admission on Presidents Day
Colorado's national parks, monuments offering free admission on Presidents Day

By: Nathan Van Dyne - 0 Yesterday

If you're looking for a scenic way to spend Presidents Day, check out one of the state's national parks. Temperatures are expected to be mild across...

Colorful Colorado: Despite bust after bust, Leadville and its history breathe on
Colorful Colorado: Despite bust after bust, Leadville and its history breathe on

By: Seth Boster - 0 Yesterday

Leadville - The blustery storm did not faze James Duke. There he was amid the raging snow that piled up on his black top hat and froze his white beard....

Now that Cuba is open, Americans aren't going
Now that Cuba is open, Americans aren't going

By: - 0 Sat, Feb 18, 2017

America, did you miss the travel industry's memo declaring Cuba the hottest new destination? Apparently. Service to the long-time U.S. foe began in...

Denver-bound plane clips wings while taxiing at Phoenix airport
Denver-bound plane clips wings while taxiing at Phoenix airport

By: - 0 Fri, Feb 17, 2017

PHOENIX (AP) — Two planes clipped wings while taxiing at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, delaying passengers but causing no injuries....

Beyond ear buds and eyerolls: Nine ways to make travel with your teen fun
Beyond ear buds and eyerolls: Nine ways to make travel with your teen fun

By: - 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

The low point of the trip wasn't when my husband, Andrew, and I hiked into the Grand Canyon without our teens, because Solomon and Celia opted to stay...

Southwest Chief Commission could steer trains up the Front Range
Southwest Chief Commission could steer trains up the Front Range

By: Joey Bunch - 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

The volunteer state commission that's kept Amtrak's Southwest Chief rumbling across southern Colorado could begin work soon to bring passenger rail up...

Denver's Harlem of the West legacy endures amid change
Denver's Harlem of the West legacy endures amid change

By: - 0 Tue, Feb 14, 2017

DENVER — The neighborhood was once called "The Harlem of the West." It's a place where Billie Holiday, Duke Ellington and Miles Davis performed to...

Renowned sculptor returns to Cripple Creek Ice Festival with big ideas
Renowned sculptor returns to Cripple Creek Ice Festival with big ideas

By: Seth Boster - 0 Sun, Feb 12, 2017

Cripple Creek - Thomas Barlow laid out his sketches on a table: an elephant head with a sloping trunk; a replica of Disney's Tree of Life, with...

In Guatemala, a treacherous hike to one of the world's most active volcanoes
In Guatemala, a treacherous hike to one of the world's most active volcanoes

By: - 0 Sun, Feb 12, 2017

Santiaguito roared throughout the night - a thunderous pop and a rumble followed by low, deep hissing every hour or so. Our guide, Carlos, rose from...

DIA warning about flight delays amid high winds
DIA warning about flight delays amid high winds

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Fri, Feb 10, 2017

Surrounded by a high wind warning and a red flag warning, Denver International Airport is advising travelers to double check their flight times...

A visit to the Oskar Blues mothership
A visit to the Oskar Blues mothership

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Wed, Feb 8, 2017

Longmont - A Bunyan-sized can of beer rises above the high plains like a friendly silo from the beer dimension. The landmark is empty of suds, of...

Some resorts left out of new bus service for skiers on I-70
Some resorts left out of new bus service for skiers on I-70

By: - 0 Wed, Feb 8, 2017

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Northwest Colorado officials are criticizing a new state-funded bus service for leaving some resort destinations out in the cold....

Colorado Springs residents, churches rally to support Muslim community in wake of travel ban
Colorado Springs residents, churches rally to support Muslim community in wake of travel ban

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Wed, Feb 8, 2017

As secretary of the Islamic Society of Colorado Springs, Kamel Elwazeir has been spending much of his time answering emails. These are different from...

Colorful Colorado: Pagosa Springs a restful retreat for many, a place of struggle for others
Colorful Colorado: Pagosa Springs a restful retreat for many, a place of struggle for others

By: Seth Boster - 0 Sun, Feb 5, 2017

Pagosa Springs - The lights of the riverside resort downtown shone bright, illuminating the man across the way. Waylon Smith, long-haired and...

Travel Headlines

Duck boats face increasing calls for improvements, bans
Duck boats face increasing calls for improvements, bans

By: 0 1 hr ago

BOSTON (AP) — With their festive, party-like ambiance and ability to travel on land and in water, duck boats have long been tourist attractions for...

Turkish Airlines flight to Toronto evacuated after note seen
Turkish Airlines flight to Toronto evacuated after note seen

By: 0 Sat, Feb 18, 2017

ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish Airlines plane in Istanbul was evacuated Saturday after a suspicious note was discovered in one of its bathrooms. The...

Passenger train derails near Brussels; 1 killed, 20 hurt

By: 0 Sat, Feb 18, 2017

BRUSSELS (AP) — A passenger train derailed and flipped on its side Saturday near Brussels, killing one person and injuring up to 20 others, a Belgian...

Northern New England gets buried in snow, and skiers love it
Northern New England gets buried in snow, and skiers love it

By: 0 Fri, Feb 17, 2017

BURKE, Vt. (AP) — The gods have answered the call of skiers, snowmobilers and dog mushers, dumping mounds of snow in northern New England following...

Planes clip wings in ground collision at Phoenix airport

By: 0 Fri, Feb 17, 2017

PHOENIX (AP) — Two passenger jets clipped their wingtips in a minor ground collision close to a Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport terminal....

The Latest: NTSB not investigating Phoenix plane collision

By: 0 Fri, Feb 17, 2017

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on a minor collision involving two jetliners at the Phoenix airport (all times local): 9:40 a.m. A federal safety agency...

Thai gov't panel approves coal plant in popular tourist area
Thai gov't panel approves coal plant in popular tourist area

By: 0 Fri, Feb 17, 2017

BANGKOK (AP) — A government committee has approved construction of an 800-megawatt coal power plant near pristine beaches on the Andaman Sea,...

Outdoor trade show leaving Utah over public lands stance
Outdoor trade show leaving Utah over public lands stance

By: 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A lucrative outdoor trade show that's been staged in Salt Lake City for two decades announced Thursday it will be leaving Utah...

The Latest: Outdoor trade show leaving Utah after 2 decades

By: 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on Utah's efforts to keep a lucrative outdoor trade show (all times local): 5:50 p.m. A lucrative outdoor trade show...

Remember airplane food? It's back on long Delta flights
Remember airplane food? It's back on long Delta flights

By: 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

Delta is bringing free meals back to economy class on some long U.S. flights after dropping them years ago to save money. Delta said Thursday it will...

Colorado warms to pot clubs despite federal uncertainty
Colorado warms to pot clubs despite federal uncertainty

By: 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

DENVER (AP) — At risk of raising the ire of the White House, Colorado is on the brink of becoming the first state with licensed pot clubs. But the...

For Stevens and his family, time for an All-Star vacation
For Stevens and his family, time for an All-Star vacation

By: 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Brad Stevens was preparing to have this weekend off. A family trip was in the works, likely to someplace relatively close to home...

Strike at Berlin airports leads to 210 flight cancelations

By: 0 Thu, Feb 16, 2017

BERLIN (AP) — A union representing ground staff has called on its members to go on strike at Berlin's two airports, leading to the cancelation of some...

Immigrant takes refuge in Denver church to avoid deportation
Immigrant takes refuge in Denver church to avoid deportation

By: 0 Wed, Feb 15, 2017

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A Mexican woman trying to avoid deportation took refuge in a Denver church Wednesday after U.S. immigration authorities denied...

Lisbon aims to adapt military airport for commercial use

By: 0 Wed, Feb 15, 2017

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Lisbon's growing popularity with foreigners is compelling the Portuguese government to adapt a military airport for commercial...

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