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  • Air France strike amid Europe's low-cost shakeup

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    PARIS (AP) — Air France canceled at least half its flights around the world on Monday as pilots began a weeklong strike, highlighting the trouble Europe's flagship airlines face in keeping up with low-cost competitors. Air France-KLM, which is the national carrier for France and the...

  • Montana man dies in Glacier National Park

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    WEST GLACIER, Mont. (AP) — A 22-year-old Montana man has died, possibly after attempting an illegal BASE jump in Glacier National Park. The National Park Service was notified at Saturday night that Beau Weiher, of Missoula, was overdue from a solo day hike in the Many Glacier Area....

  • Blount to become Miss. archives director in Feb.

    Updated: 22 hr ago

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Longtime employee Katie Blount will become director of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History beginning in February. In that role, she will oversee completion of the Mississippi history and civil rights museums that have been under construction since...

  • Bud Light posts first Whatever USA ad on YouTube

    By Jesse Paul, The Denver Post
    Updated: 23 hr ago

    After all of the controversy, the worries and then the fun, the first ad created from Bud Light’s Whatever USA in Crested Butte was posted on YouTube Friday. The ad then ran Sunday night during the Broncos game against the Kansas City Chiefs, one week from when the event was held....

  • Yellowstone seeks volunteers for maintenance

    Yesterday

    YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park is looking for volunteers to help with two projects in Lamar Valley on Sept. 27, which is National Public Lands Day. The two projects are trailhead restoration work at the Lamar River Trailhead and fence construction at...

  • Hurricane Odile in Baja slams Baja California

    Yesterday

    CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico (AP) — Hurricane Odile raked the Baja California Peninsula with strong winds and heavy rains early Monday as locals and tourists in the resort area of Los Cabos began to emerge from shelters and assess the damage. The extent of Odile's impact was still not clear...

  • Amusement park near Albany closes after 62 years

    Yesterday

    LATHAM, N.Y. (AP) — A landmark amusement park near Albany has shut down after 62 years. Hoffman's Playland in suburban Latham opened its gates for the last time Sunday. The couple that owns Hoffman's is retiring and plans a mix of retail and residential development on the 8-acre plot....

  • Egypt says will boost security at tourist sites

    Yesterday

    CAIRO (AP) — Egypt plans to increase the number of security cameras at hotels and popular tourist destinations as part of a series of new security measures aimed at buoying the flagging tourism sector following three years of political turmoil, the country's tourism minister said....

  • Tourism, retirees may help Fla. with income gap

    Yesterday

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A new report says a rising concentration of income among the nation's richest households is a problem for the state of Florida because it is one of 10 states in the United States most dependent on sales taxes. Florida has no state income tax and its major...

  • Greek island missing out on tourism boom

    Yesterday

    IOANNINA, Greece (AP) — What's not to like about this island, with its cobbled streets, traditional stone-built houses, affordable fresh fish, and a quiet 15-minute boat ride from the mainland? But Pamvotis Island is missing out on Greece's tourism boom, hurt by its geography and the...

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