OneJet adding Pittsburgh flights to Hartford, more in future

IMPERIAL, Pa. (AP) — OneJet has named Pittsburgh a "focus city" and plans to add daily flights to Hartford, Connecticut and four other cities.

The carrier uses seven-passenger Hawker 400 jets to cater to...

AP Interview: IOC medical chief seeks to allay Zika fears

LONDON (AP) — Seeking to allay fears over the Zika outbreak, the IOC medical director said "everything that can be done is being done" to combat the virus in Brazil and provide safe conditions for athletes at the...

Woven of dignity: Black seamstress' legacy on display

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — For generations, any woman who owned a dress made by Willie Otey Kay owned an heirloom, a coveted gem, a treasure beyond price.

Throughout much of the 20th century in North Carolina, the...

West Virginia: Watch glass being made by hand at Blenko

MILTON, W.Va. (AP) — At Blenko Glass, you can watch glass being handcrafted the way it's been done for more than 100 years.

The company's famous glassware has been bought, collected and recognized around the...

Cripple Creek Ice Festival celebrates Old West

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

In the Old West, ice was a hot commodity and getting it to the masses - in giant blocks harvested from frozen lakes - could pose a challenge.

Today, the challenges ice presents are mostly recreational, and...

Instagrams of 'Dog Named Jimmy' turned owner's life around

By: Sue Manning The Associated Press

Rafael Mantesso turned 30 in an empty Brazilian apartment after divorce left every wall, floor, closet and shelf bare. The only things he had left were his phone and a dog named Jimmy Choo that his neighbors went...

Uber, Norfolk International Airport ink transportation deal

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Ride-hailing company Uber has inked a deal with the Norfolk International Airport to allow Uber drivers to transport people to and from the airport.

Multiple news outlets report that the...

South African bookshop a treasure trove of eclectic history

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The only clue to a literary treasure trove tucked away in downtown Johannesburg is a fading sign, but behind this door is a fantastic maze containing an estimated 2 million books and...