Wyoming sees record number of tourists in 2015

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming attracted a record number of tourists — and their money — in 2015, according to preliminary numbers.

Lower fuel prices, well executed marketing campaigns and more foreign...

AAA gives five-diamond designation to 3 Florida restaurants

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — AAA is giving its coveted five-diamond designation to three Florida restaurants.

The travel service group awarded the five-diamond designation on Friday to Palme d'Or at the Biltmore...

Tonga declares Zika epidemic after 5 confirmed cases

NUKU'ALOFA, Tonga (AP) — The tiny South Pacific kingdom of Tonga said Friday it has a Zika epidemic after five people tested positive for the virus and another 265 are suspected of having it.

The Centers for...

Sedona tourism triples over the last decade

PHOENIX (AP) — Visitors to Arizona's famous red rock country in Sedona and the surrounding area have tripled in the last 10 years according to a new study from the Arizona division of the U.S. Forest...

Motown Museum to host forum series for Black History Month

DETROIT (AP) — Motown Museum in Detroit is hosting a series of forum events on Fridays in February in celebration of Black History Month.

The event series that begins this Friday seeks to educate attendees...

Chinese using carpooling apps to get ride home for holidays

SHANGHAI (AP) — The hundreds of millions of Chinese heading home for Lunar New Year have a relatively new travel option this year: mobile apps to find carpool partners to share costs in what is a novel concept for...

Ex-49ers owner DeBartolo anxiously awaits Hall of Fame fate

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Edward DeBartolo Jr. played no favorites. When it came to the way he treated his employees, from the stars on the field to the office workers behind the scenes, nobody argued how much he...

Health officials: 2 cases of Zika virus reported in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Health officials say two travel-related cases of Zika virus have been reported in Nebraska.

A statement Thursday from the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services says the cases...