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  • Soldiers National Museum in Gettysburg closing

    Updated: 14 hr ago

    GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Gettysburg museum featuring a model Confederate encampment and many Civil War artifacts is closing after more than half a century. Officials say the Soldiers National Museum will close its doors at the end of the day Nov. 2 and an auction of museum materials...

  • YouTube videos teach Brazil about bagels, subway

    Updated: 14 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — New Yorker Seth Kugel is getting a lot of attention in Brazil as the star of a new YouTube series educating Brazilian tourists about New York City. The "Amigo Gringo" videos offer a humorous mirror back on New York culture, showcasing everything from how to ride the...

  • Travel magazine rates Charleston No. 2 in world

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Charleston has been ranked the No. 2 travel destination in the world by the readers of Conde Nast Traveler magazine - second only to Florence, Italy. And, for the fourth straight year, Charleston has been named the top travel destination in the United States by...

  • NYC racino operator sets sights on upstate

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Tucked in an isolated corner of Queens, next to the thoroughbreds of Aqueduct and under the seemingly constant roar of jets from nearby Kennedy Airport, sits what has quietly become the most successful racetrack casino in the world. Resorts World Casino, built three...

  • Glenwood Springs getting another hot springs park

    Associated Press
    Updated: 18 hr ago

    GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Glenwood Springs is getting another hot springs park. Developers of the Iron Mountain Hot Springs at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park are holding a groundbreaking ceremony Monday at the site of the historic Iron Springs Spa west of Two Rivers Park. The property...

  • Recent editorials published in Nebraska newspapers

    Updated: 18 hr ago

    Lincoln Journal Star. Oct. 18, 2014. Shorten time for early voting Some Nebraskans have already cast their votes for governor, U.S. Senate and all the other races on the Nov. 4 ballot. In fact, a few voters marked their ballots last month. That's too early. State lawmakers should...

  • Wyoming hired firms to market tourism

    Updated: 22 hr ago

    CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Office of Tourism has hired an Ohio public relations agency to help promote the state's tourism industry. Fahlgren Mortine is a marketing and communications agency with a strong specialty in tourism, travel and destination marketing. Fahlgren Mortine...

  • Police: Man spray-paints on NYC museum wall

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a vandal has marred the walls of New York City's Whitney Museum of American Art for a second time in two months as it prepares to move. Police say Christopher Johnson spray-painted graffiti on a blank wall at about 12:30 a.m. Sunday. It happened during a...

  • Woman, great-grandson die in Travelers Rest fire

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    TRAVELERS REST, S.C. (AP) — The Coroner's Office says a fire caused the deaths of a 60-year-old woman and her 18-month-old great-grandson in a Greenville County home. Authorities told local media outlets that the fire appeared to start Wednesday in the master bedroom of the Travelers...

  • Ebola: Africa's image takes a hit

    Updated: Sun, Oct 19, 2014

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — In the United States, some parents fearful of deadly Ebola pulled children out of a school after the principal returned from Zambia, an African nation far from the area hit by the disease. In Geneva, a top U.N. official warned against anti-African discrimination...

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