• Louisville museums offer reduced admission in February

    Updated: 33 min ago

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Several Louisville attractions are offering reduced admission fees in February. Museums and other tourist attractions along or near Main Street are letting visitors from Kentucky and Indiana in for $5 all next month. The attractions include the Louisville...

  • Exhibit in Ohio commemorates concentration camp liberation

    Updated: 33 min ago

    CINCINNATI (AP) — An exhibit opening at a Cincinnati museum commemorates the liberation of a notorious Nazi concentration camp where more than 1 million prisoners died during the Holocaust. The exhibit about the liberation of Auschwitz (OW'-shvits) includes artifacts, photographs and...

  • Cosmosphere's planetarium to undergo complete renovation

    Published: Fri, Jan 30, 2015

    HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — The Cosmosphere's is planning a complete renovation for its Justice Planetarium. The Hutchinson-based facility announced Thursday in a news release that the planetarium will close its doors Feb. 2 for the planned upgrades. It is expected to reopen April 12....

  • Colorado Springs area To Do Today calendar for Jan. 30, 2015

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    Published: Fri, Jan 30, 2015

    On TV "The VH1 + Papa John's Super Bowl Blitz: A Concert for the Troops" 7 p.m., VH1: Pizza, football, music and the military? If Marie Callendar's tossed in an apple pie, anyone who watched this would automatically become a U.S. citizen. TRIBUNE NEWS sERVICE...

  • APNewsBreak: Suspected terrorist brother of no-fly-list man

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The FBI on Thursday added a former taxi driver from northern Virginia to its list of most-wanted terrorists, saying he was a recruiter for the al-Shabab terror group in Somalia. An arrest warrant, originally issued in February, was unsealed Thursday in U.S....

  • Wyoming lawmakers move to block cuts to sheep grazing

    Updated: 5 hr ago

    CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Some Wyoming lawmakers are pushing to protect domestic sheep in the state from a possible federal effort to remove them from public lands. The U.S. Forest Service recently curtailed domestic sheep grazing on the Payette National Forest in Idaho to protect bighorn...

  • 1 of 4 remaining World War II Doolittle Raiders dies at 94

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    SEATTLE (AP) — Lt. Col. Edward Saylor, one of four surviving Doolittle Raiders who attacked Japan during a daring 1942 mission credited with lifting American morale during World War II, has died. He was 94. Rod Saylor said his father died of natural causes on Wednesday in Sumner,...

  • Number of visitors to Hawaii climbs to record high in 2014

    Updated: 10 hr ago

    HONOLULU (AP) — The Hawaii Tourism Authority says a record 8.28 million travelers came to the islands last year, up more than 1 percent from the previous year. The agency said Thursday visitors spent a record $14.75 billion while in Hawaii. More travelers came from North America and...

  • Tourism booming at Kentucky bourbon distilleries

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Tourism is booming along with production at Kentucky's bourbon distilleries. Along the Kentucky Bourbon Trail — featuring such venerable brands as Jim Beam, Wild Turkey, Four Roses and Maker's Mark among its nine participating distilleries — tourists made a...

  • Delta flight lands in Vegas with pilot locked out of cockpit

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials say a Delta Air Lines flight from Minneapolis made an emergency landing in Las Vegas on Thursday with the co-pilot at the controls after the pilot was locked out of the cockpit. McCarran International Airport spokeswoman Christine Crews says none of the 168...

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