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  • A sampling of editorials from around New York

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Post on Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's income as a lawyer. Dec. 14 Sheldon Silver has been keeping a secret from the citizens of New York. The Assembly speaker admitted for the first time that besides the hefty fees he commands as counsel to Weitz...

  • App for Yellowstone geysers now available

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park fans can get a heads up on when Old Faithful and five other geysers are set to erupt thanks to a new app available for smartphones and tablets. Yellowstone has the largest concentration of active geysers in the world....

  • In honor of Famous Potato Bowl, a tribute to the spud

    By Teresa Farney teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Updated: 12 hr ago

    In honor of Air Force's appearance in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl on Saturday, we write in praise of the rough-and-ready tuber. According to the Idaho Potato Commission, potatoes are cultivated on more than 300,000 acres of Idaho land, making the state one of the primary sources for...

  • A chocolatey rich coconut cream pie for Christmas

    By ELIZABETH KARMEL The Associated Press -
    Updated: 13 hr ago

    Coconut is my family's must-have sweet during the holidays. Usually we have a fresh coconut cake, but my mom has been known to sneak a Mounds bar - her favorite candy - when the urge strikes. So this Christmas season, I decided to tie it all together with this recipe for chocolate...

  • Cash-strapped Indian airline SpiceJet grounded

    Updated: 13 hr ago

    NEW DELHI (AP) — Low-cost Indian airline SpiceJet grounded all flights Wednesday after oil companies stopped supplies of jet fuel to the financially beleaguered carrier. No SpiceJet flights had taken off Wednesday and passengers were making arrangements to shift to other airlines, a...

  • Tourist dies in hot air balloon accident in Turkey

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    ISTANBUL (AP) — A hot air balloon fell in the popular tourist region of Cappadocia on Wednesday, killing a Chinese tourist and injuring six other passengers from China and Malaysia, the region's governor said. Gov. Mehmet Ceylan said a sudden change of wind direction appeared to have...

  • Grand Canyon, concessionaire nearing settlement

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — A settlement is in the works in a lawsuit filed by a concessionaire over a lucrative contract at the Grand Canyon. A hearing scheduled Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Denver was called off so that Xanterra Parks & Resorts and the National...

  • Publications name Cleveland named top travel destination

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    CLEVELAND (AP) — The city of Cleveland is getting some attention from the travel press as top destination. Fodor's on Tuesday named Cleveland as one of its 25 must-see travel destinations for 2015. That distinction — notes The Plain Dealer newspaper (http://bit.ly/16q0fMt ) — comes on...

  • Hobbs State Park reveals eagle watch tour dates

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — The conservation area of Hobbs State Park is offering eagle watch tours on Beaver Lake through February. Rebekah Penny, a park interpreter, says visitors always see eagles on the tours, some mature and some immature. Penny says tour participants always see other...

  • AAA Oklahoma says holiday travel to hit all-time high

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — AAA Oklahoma says a record number of travelers are expected to take to the highways and airways over the year-end holidays this year. The auto club predicts 98.6 million Americans, including 893,000 Oklahomans, will journey 50 miles or more from home. In Oklahoma,...

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