Walking safari guide killed by lion in Zimbabwe park

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A lion charged and killed a safari guide who was leading a group of tourists in the same national park in Zimbabwe that was the home of Cecil the lion who was controversially killed by an...

In Idaho, Basque culture on a block in Boise

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho is home to one of the biggest concentrations of Basques in the United States, and the best way to learn more about that heritage is by visiting the Basque Block, tucked in the center of...

Forest Service to hold public meeting Tuesday for Pikes Peak summit house plans

By: LANCE BENZEL lance.benzel@gazette.com

Have an idea for how to improve Pikes Peak's summit-top visitors center?

Here's your chance to be heard.

The Forest Service, which has jurisdiction over the 14,115-foot peak, will hold an Aug. 25 open...

The suite life: tour the most-exclusive ways to travel

NEW YORK (AP) — For those with unlimited bank accounts, travel has never been so glamorous.

Hotels, airlines and cruise ships are catering to a new group of super-rich travelers who seek privacy and...

Heroes who foiled train gunman scheduled for rest, college

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — So what do you do when a trip on a high-speed train in Europe suddenly turns you and your buddies into international heroes?

Sign a book deal? Take meetings with Hollywood executives?...

Free admission at national parks on Tuesday

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Admission to Utah's five national parks will be free on Tuesday to celebrate 99 years since the founding of the National Park Service.

President Woodrow Wilson signed legislation...

WVU opening art museum after 6 years of planning, building

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia's new art museum is opening after six years of planning, fundraising and construction.

A dedication ceremony for the Art Museum of WVU is set for 1 p.m. Tuesday. The...

Waikiki beaches closed after rains trigger sewage spill

HONOLULU (AP) — Heavy rains triggered a half-million gallon sewage spill near Hawaii's world-famous tourist district, prompting city officials Monday to close most of the beach fronting Waikiki.

Storm water...