With eye on future foreign flights, Vegas airport to grow

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas plans to double the number of international gates at McCarran International Airport with the expectation that foreign travel to the destination will climb as officials seek out prized...

Children's Museum of Manhattan features NYC's sights, sounds

NEW YORK (AP) — An upcoming installation at the Children's Museum of Manhattan invites kids to explore the sounds, sights and flavors of New York City.

Young visitors will play-act parallel parking, driving a...

Hawaii officials reopen Waikiki beach after sewage spill

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii officials on Wednesday reopened world-renowned Waikiki beach after water quality tests showed bacteria levels there declined since a large sewage spill nearby earlier this week.

Keith...

Labor trouble with pilots deepens at Republic Airways

DALLAS (AP) — The Teamsters group representing pilots at Republic Airways is balking at allowing a vote on the company's contract offer, deepening the rift between labor and management at the regional...

Airfare deals pop up as airlines wage limited fare wars

ABOARD AMERICAN AIRLINES FLIGHT 1223 (AP) — Airline fare wars are making a comeback.

Don't expect widespread sales or cheap flights home for Thanksgiving. But a number of cities are seeing ridiculously low...

Back from death's door, Resorts casino is now profitable

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — As recently as five years ago, Resorts Casino Hotel was near death, struggling to survive against bigger, newer Atlantic City casinos.

But four competitors have since gone out of...

NH's Mount Monadnock: Hiking challenge despite geezer looks

JAFFREY, N.H. (AP) — From a distance, New England's beloved Mount Monadnock looks distinctly unthreatening. Veteran hikers seeking a challenge may be dubious at first, but this balding geezer of a mountain is...

Israel museum repairs ancient item after damage

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's leading museum said Wednesday that a young visitor accidentally bumped into a display case and broke an ancient glass artifact, but later changed its account and said the cause of the...