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  • Newark Airport's Terminal C to get makeover

    Updated: Mon, Nov 17, 2014

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Travelers passing through Newark Liberty International Airport's Terminal C will soon be able to choose from a wealth of high-end food options. United Airlines, which operates the terminal, announced Monday a $120 million makeover of Terminal C that will include...

  • Thai elephant tramples man, runs off with tourists

    Updated: Mon, Nov 17, 2014

    BANGKOK (AP) — An elephant trampled its handler to death and ran off with two Russian tourists — a mother and her 9-year-old daughter — who were riding it during a trek in southern Thailand, police said Monday. Rescue teams tracked down the elephant about 3 kilometers (1.8 miles) away...

  • Author Kathryn Tucker Windham being honored

    Updated: Mon, Nov 17, 2014

    MARION, Ala. (AP) — Storyteller and writer Kathryn Tucker Windham has been selected for induction into the Alabama Women's Hall of Fame. Windham wrote 29 books, including "13 Alabama Ghosts and Jeffrey" and "Alabama: One Big Front Porch." Her final book was "She: The Old Woman Who...

  • Hall of Fame trainer Lukas appearing in Louisville

    Updated: Mon, Nov 17, 2014

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Hall of Fame thoroughbred trainer D. Wayne Lukas is in Louisville this week for an appearance a few blocks away from Churchill Downs. Lukas will be at the University of Louisville for the Conversations With Champions series at the College of Business on Tuesday....

  • NYC police: French tourist scales Brooklyn Bridge

    Updated: Mon, Nov 17, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police say a French tourist was taken into custody after climbing the Brooklyn Bridge to take photos. Police say 23-year-old Yonathan Souid of Esnandes, France, climbed over a fence on the pedestrian walkway just after noon Sunday to reach a cable beam...

  • US to screen travelers from Mali for Ebola

    Updated: Sun, Nov 16, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Travelers from Mali will be subject to the same screening and monitoring that was ordered for people arriving from three other Ebola-affected countries, U.S. health officials said Sunday. Mali is not suffering widespread Ebola illnesses. But federal officials are...

  • MSU launches winter travel website

    Updated: Sun, Nov 16, 2014

    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Montana State University has developed a website to make it easier for people traveling in the winter to know road and weather conditions. The website provides motorists in the Rocky Mountain region with up-to-the-minute information on weather and road conditions...

  • 10 Connecticut veterans to be honored

    Updated: Sun, Nov 16, 2014

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — State officials are honoring 10 additional inductees into the Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame. A ceremony is planned Wednesday in the atrium of the Legislative Office Building in Hartford. Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman is among the dignitaries scheduled to be on hand....

  • Boston Children's Museum new Asia app teaches kids

    Updated: Sun, Nov 16, 2014

    BOSTON (AP) — Boston Children's Museum has launched a new app designed to help youngsters learn more about Asian cultures. The museum says its app — dubbed "The League of Extraordinary Bloggers" — will complement five children's museum traveling exhibits devoted to China, Japan, Korea...

  • Drivers urged to use caution at Wind Cave in SD

    Updated: Sun, Nov 16, 2014

    WIND CAVE NATIONAL PARK, S.D. (AP) — Wind Cave National Park officials are urging drivers to use caution when traveling through the park as bison and other large animals are once again on or near the roadways because of the recent snowfalls. Bison and other large animals such as elk...

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