• Museum vows to reopen after thieves swipe historic gold

    Updated: 18 hr ago

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Wells Fargo Bank officials vowed to reopen a popular corporate museum in the heart of San Francisco's financial district after thieves smashed a stolen SUV through its front door and made off with historic gold nuggets on display. The museum is a destination for...

  • Gov. Nathan Deal unveils 2015 Georgia tourism guide

    Published: Wed, Jan 28, 2015

    ATLANTA (AP) — Officials unveiled the 2015 Georgia travel guide during an event at the Capitol recognizing the tourism industry's impact on the state. Gov. Nathan Deal and Georgia Department of Economic Development Commissioner Chris Carr unveiled the guide Tuesday during Tourism,...

  • Tourists give hope to residents of battered Lebanese city

    Yesterday

    TRIPOLI, Lebanon (AP) — As the tour group made its way through the narrow alleys of the seaside city of Tripoli, marveling at its medieval architecture, residents stared back at a sight that for them was just as exotic — visitors in their poor, restive corner of Lebanon. "Foreigners!"...

  • Gunmen storm luxury Libyan hotel, killing American, 9 others

    Yesterday

    TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — In the latest sign of Libya's descent into chaos, gunmen stormed a luxury hotel used by diplomats and businessmen in the capital Tuesday, killing 10 people, including an American, a French citizen and three people from Asia. Two attackers were killed following an...

  • The latest on the Northeast snowstorm

    Updated: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

    9:45 P.M. EST Residents of New Hampshire, where Nashua got 33 inches of snow and Hudson got 32, are venturing outside to assess the damage. Bob Preston is a real estate agent in Seabrook, a coastal town strafed by high winds and almost 28 inches of snow. Making his rounds to check on...

  • Airlines begin digging out from storm in northeastern US

    Updated: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

    Lingering snow and subfreezing temperatures mean that travel delays in the Northeast will extend through Wednesday, even if the storm wasn't as bad as expected. Airlines have already cancelled more than 500 flights for Wednesday, according to FlightAware.com. But that's a reprieve...

  • Vandalism: No solo tourists in New Orleans' oldest cemetery

    Updated: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A historic cemetery that may have begun the New Orleans tradition of above-ground crypts will soon be off-limits to tourists wandering about on their own because of tomb vandalism, the Catholic archdiocese that owns the property announced. Starting in March, entry...

  • Getting back to normal after 'crippling' storm fizzles

    Updated: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A snowstorm that had been billed as "crippling and potentially historic" instead left only a few inches of snow in New Jersey on Tuesday, yet still paralyzed the state because of travel restrictions and shut down train service. Here's a breakdown of what happened...

  • Snowstorm will disrupt travel in Maine into Wednesday

    Updated: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

    PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Traveling by land, air and sea will remain difficult in Maine on Wednesday because of the snowstorm. Bangor International Airport officials say it's unclear when scheduled flights will be able to depart. A spokesman says the airport anticipates "some flights...

  • Amtrak resuming limited service as storm conditions ease

    Updated: Tue, Jan 27, 2015

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Amtrak says limited service will resume Wednesday between Boston and New York as storm conditions ease. The railway said Tuesday it will resume operation of Acela Express and Northeast Regional trains on a modified schedule with reduced frequency between New...

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