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Are tourists getting more badly behaved?

Whether it's acting inappropriately at Balinese temples or turning up in unsustainable numbers, tourists have been making headlines for all the wrong reasons....

Are tourists getting more badly behaved?

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Valerie Jarrett: Obama would have been impeached in a 'nanosecond' if he behaved like President Trump Former top Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett insisted on Thursday that her former boss would have been impeached "in a nanosecond" if he had conducted himself the way President Trump has in office. ...
03:42 2019-05-31

Why These Social Networks Failed So Badly Sixteen years ago, the sun set on Web 1.0, and we embarked by the light of our smartphones to 24/7 connectivity, down a road paved with corporate blunders, littered with yesterday’s top 8 friends, scrubbed n00ds, trashed chiptune tracks, bomb threats...
21:56 2019-08-19

Ken Ramsey Wants to Win Royal Ascot. Very Badly. The owner has won many races, but never that one. “The Royal Ascot thing,” he said, “that’s going to stay on my bucket list until I kick the bucket.”...
14:28 2019-06-18

Bachelor in Paradise Is Going Badly for Everyone on Episode 2 The beach is back, and it's still all about Blake being a bit of a beach himself. Kristina didn't so much make Blake her bitch as she did simply ask him what the hell he was......
04:56 2019-08-07

The Mets badly needed this because of what’s coming next Bring on the Yankees! Well, maybe that might be a little aggressive, considering how well the Yankees are playing. But the Mets certainly have a better outlook on facing their rivals after beating the Braves in dramatic fashion Sunday night at Citi F...
14:28 2019-07-01

Gas explosion badly damages shopping center A powerful gas explosion badly damages shopping center in Maryland but no injuries were immediately reported. (Aug 25)        ...
01:00 2019-08-26

Populists fare badly in Dutch EU elections Dutch Pro-European parties are predicted to triumph in the European Parliament election against populists, an exit poll on Thursday has unexpectedly revealed....
12:28 2019-05-25

ISP Frontier is failing so badly it won’t take questions from investors Enlarge / A Frontier Communications service van. (credit: Mike Mozart) Frontier Communications yesterday reported lower revenue and a $5.45 billion goodwill impairment charge, and it warned investors that its revenue will continue to decline in fut...
00:00 2019-08-08

Archie Panjabi: ‘Not getting on Eastenders didn’t turn out too badly’ Rejected by the soap three times, the British star was told an ‘Indian actress’ wouldn’t make it in Hollywood. Now she’s in demand both sides of the Atlantic ... just don’t ask about The Good WifeIt says a lot about British actor Archie Panjabi that ...
18:42 2019-07-17

Workers prepared to quit over badly-designed offices New research from Dell has revealed that UK businesses are putting productivity at risk with poor workplace design.Although common complaints like office temperature, noisy colleagues and unnecessary meetings took the top three spots in the company&a...
10:42 2019-07-04

Badly injured dog rescued after being buried alive in Hawaii A helpless dog with disturbing injuries was rescued after being buried alive in a beach by her owner, who was armed with a machete. Animal rescuers in Hawaii were called last week after the bald, sunburned dog covered in sores was entombed in the san...
20:14 2019-07-15

Pedro Martinez badly wanted the Yankees to trade for him Pedro in pinstripes? What could have been had Pedro Martinez gotten his way in 1997, with the spiraling Expos set to trade the Hall of Fame-bound hurler. “Yes, all the time,” Martinez wrote on a Bleacher Report live chat Tuesday when aske...
01:28 2019-09-25

The Latest: Sacramento officer badly wounded by gunman SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of a Sacramento police officer (all times local): 8:15 p.m. A Sacramento police officer shot while responding to a report of shots fired is said to have serious injuries. Councilman Allen Warren te...
06:00 2019-06-20

Why the Marvel Cinematic Universe Needed to Keep Spider-Man So Badly Spidey fans rejoice: Tom Holland’s Spider-Man will continue fighting crime in the Marvel Cinematic Universe after all. Reports surfaced in August that Sony and Disney, who had collaborated on two solo Spider-Man movies — Spider-Man: Homec...
01:42 2019-09-28

Orioles Outfielder Bonked On The Head By Badly Misjudged Pop Fly If you were looking for one single moment to represent the bottomless misery of the last, oh, two years of Orioles baseball, you could do a lot worse than D.J. Stewart’s ill-fated play on a fourth-inning fly ball in Tuesday’s game against the Yankees...
13:00 2019-08-07

PetSmart customer says dog’s nose badly cut at grooming session A Virginia dog owner says her pooch’s dog suffered a severe nose injury in a PetSmart grooming session gone wrong. Victoria Lawhorne said the PetSmart in Chester called her with some concerning news on July 30 after she dropped off her cockapoo...
02:42 2019-08-15

Men behaving badly: why cinema's great hellraisers were a breed apart Rip Torn belonged to a high-spirited tradition that was fuelled by too much booze and testosterone. Like it or not, we may never see their like againThe death of the film and TV star Rip Torn, whose drunken exuberance so often resulted in the breakin...
18:42 2019-07-11

Turns Out Socialism Polls Badly When You Tell People It'll Be Horrible Is socialism popular? Let’s turn to a fair, neutral observer to find out: the American Action Network, which is affiliated with the Congressional Leadership Fund, whose job it is to elect House Republicans....
03:42 2019-08-14

Why Vettel's "funny" French GP qualifying session went so badly Ferrari Formula 1 driver Sebastian Vettel was confused by the missed upshift and lack of grip he suffered during "a bit of a funny" French Grand Prix qualifying session...
12:28 2019-06-23

"I Feel Badly For Theresa," Donald Trump Says Of UK PM's Resignation US President Donald Trump said Friday he felt sorry for British Prime Minister Theresa May, who has resigned after three years of turmoil surrounding her country's "Brexit" from the European Union....
01:28 2019-05-25

WiFi alliance and SD Associates’ ban won’t affect Huawei (badly) (yet) If you think your life sucks, you should look at what’s happening to Huawei. Last week, a bunch of companies stopped doing business with the Chinese tech giant. The list included Google, Intel, Qualcomm, and ARM. Now, over the weekend, WiFi alliance ...
18:00 2019-05-27

Tim Dowling: I took a bottle of rosé to a poker game. No wonder I lost – badly ‘Do we need to sell the car?’ my wife asksIt is a warm and sunny afternoon, and I am in the garden staring at a plant that has been levelled in the night. It’s the kind of damage I would normally blame on the tortoise, but the plant in question is in...
08:14 2019-06-08

An Infuriating Story About How Badly the Democrats Botched the Kavanaugh Fight A new book by The Intercept’s Ryan Grim provides damning new insight into Senate Democrats’ abject failure to meaningfully oppose Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination, with Grim reporting that Chuck Schumer instructed his party to basic...
07:42 2019-06-06

Ross Brawn: Ferrari "badly" needs Formula 1 win to ease pressure Formula 1 motorsport managing director Ross Brawn says his former Ferrari team "badly" needs a win to avoid pressure building, after "too big a gap" in the Hungarian Grand Prix...
10:00 2019-08-06

The Incredible Mystery Of Why Gas Pump Interface Design Sucks So Badly This may seem like a trivial thing—and, really, it is—but it’s something that’s bothered me for a while, and I really want to try and understand it. It’s something that I suspect some of you have noticed before, but likely gave it no thought. But did...
08:00 2019-08-17

Trump: ‘$700M’ cost of Greenland is ‘hurting Denmark very badly’ “Denmark, essentially, owns it. We’re very good allies with Denmark, we protect Denmark like we protect large portions of the world. And so the concept came up and I said certainly, strategically it’s interesting. And we’d be interested."...
05:14 2019-08-19

Ferrari Cruise Ended Very Badly for This F50 That Couldn't Stop in Time An armada of Ferraris has been cruising around the island of Capri for an exclusive event called the Cavalcade, which sounds awesome, and probably was, until a 488 Pista inexplicably stopped short and got plowed into by a skidding F50. Occupants appe...
03:42 2019-06-23

Turkey says national team treated badly at Iceland airport Turkish officials have condemned the treatment its national soccer team endured upon arrival in Iceland ahead of a European Championship qualifying game       ...
12:14 2019-06-10

Jimmy Kimmel: Trump handling impeachment 'about as well as you expect, which is badly' Late-night hosts examined the Trump administration’s stonewalling and Turkey’s invasion of northern SyriaWednesday was “another action-packed day”, said Jimmy Kimmel. “The whistles are blowing, the witches are hunting, but the president keeps on goin...
18:56 2019-10-10

Singapore's GDP badly misses forecasts, shrinking 3.4% from the prior quarter Singapore's economy shrank in the second quarter from the previous three months on an annualized basis, widely missing economists' forecasts, preliminary data showed on Friday....
03:14 2019-07-12

‘Badly decomposed’ body found among alligators at Florida lake Ten hungry alligators chowed down on a badly decomposed human body discovered in a mangrove patch in a Florida lake, stunned witnesses said. A St. Petersburg man and his partner spotted the body at about 8 a.m. Thursday as they ate breakfast at Lake ...
17:28 2019-07-05

Alligators seen dragging 'badly decomposed' body into Florida lake A body discovered in a Florida lake Thursday was “badly decomposed,” police said as witnesses say they saw a swarm of alligators dragging it into the water....
14:14 2019-07-05

How Badly Will the Hong Kong Protests Shake Global Stock Markets? Unrest continues in Hong Kong. China’s paramilitary forces are massing near the border. What if there’s more violence? Or an authoritarian invasion? Or a peaceful resolution? Investors all over the world want to know how much impact the Hong Kong cha...
22:56 2019-08-22

Senior Australian minister says China is behaving badly, draws rebuke A senior Australian government minister said on Friday China was behaving in a way that was inconsistent with Australian values by targeting political parties and universities in Australia, drawing a sharp rebuke from China's embassy....
06:56 2019-10-12

Rikers officer so badly beaten he may never be able to hold his child, wife claims A city corrections officer brutally beaten by Rikers Island inmates was so badly hurt, he may never be able to carry his own child, his wife claims in a lawsuit. Jean Souffrant suffered a broken neck and spinal injuries in the February 2018 beating b...
05:28 2019-06-09

Badly-made fake license plate leads to arrest in California MOORPARK, Calif. (AP) — A big-rig truck driver has been arrested after authorities spotted a phony license plate on his rig. How could they tell? Well, the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department says the 1960s-style yellow-on-black plate had wobbl...
03:56 2019-06-13

Populists fare badly in Dutch EU elections, exit poll shows Dutch Pro-European parties are predicted to triumph in the European Parliament election against populists, an exit poll on Thursday has unexpectedly revealed....
19:14 2019-05-24

Fast music makes motorists drive badly, study shows News 18 Sep, 2019 Music with a high number of beats-per-minute has a negative effect on a motorist’s driving ability, research has revealed...
00:28 2019-09-19

Henry Cavill wanted to star in ‘The Witcher’ so badly that he bugged Netflix until they said yes The Netflix fantasy series that’s shaping up to fill the Game of Thrones-sized hole in all our hearts can’t get here fast enough. The first trailer for The Witcher was shown off during Comic-Con and sent expectations soaring even higher &...
01:42 2019-08-01

Bodies of Brooklyn couple found badly decomposed in NYCHA apartment A Brooklyn couple were found dead in their NYCHA apartment on Friday, police said. The badly decomposed bodies of the victims — a 54-year-old man and a 59-year-old woman — were found by cops conducting a wellness check at the Bayview Hous...
10:42 2019-08-03

Lebanese brave badly polluted water to swim at public beaches On a beach in northern Lebanon, men and women swim in the Mediterranean's warm blue waters close to a sewage outlet, while children play in sand that is strewn with litter....
16:42 2019-07-17

Fred VanVleet needs stitches, has badly chipped tooth after taking elbow to the face Fred VanVleet had to get seven stitches but did not lose consciousness during a nasty collision with Shaun Livingston in Game 4 of the NBA Finals.       ...
12:42 2019-06-08

Man died after 'very hot' fish cake burned his throat so badly he couldn’t breathe: report A new report says a 51-year-old British wedding planner died earlier this year after he reportedly ate a fish cake so hot it burned his throat, causing swelling to his airways that ultimately impeded his breathing....
01:14 2019-10-11

Yemen war ‘a test of our humanity’, and we’re ‘badly failing’ warns UN Children’s Fund chief “Fifteen million children in Yemen are asking you to save their lives” the head of the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) told the 15 members of the Security Council on Wednesday, in an impassioned plea for action to end four years of fighting which has lef...
14:38 2019-05-21

China Would "Badly" Like To Make A Deal, Facing Hard Time: Donald Trump China is facing their hardest time in decades in maintaining the economy and badly wants to have a trade deal, US President Donald Trump said, ahead of the next round of trade negotiations between the......
06:00 2019-10-10

Ocean Heat Wave Off U.S. West Coast Could Badly Disrupt Marine Life, Scientists Say (SEATTLE) — Federal scientists said Thursday they are monitoring a new ocean heat wave off the U.S. West Coast, a development that could badly disrupt marine life including salmon, whales and sea lions. The expanse of unusually warm water stret...
03:28 2019-09-06

Democrats’ uneasy 2020 reality: They need the likes of O’Rourke, Bullock and Hickenlooper to run for Senate — badly There is increasing talk of presidential hopefuls dropping down to run for Senate. It might not deliver the Senate, but it might be the best — or even only realistic — shot Democrats have....
07:56 2019-08-15

Trump 'feels badly' for labor secretary amid calls for resignation over Epstein case Alexander Acosta accused of helping Jeffrey Epstein, charged with sex trafficking, escape justice 10 years ago by securing a plea dealDonald Trump on Monday defended his labor secretary, Alexander Acosta, from accusations that he helped Jeffrey Epste...
05:56 2019-07-10

Countries with hardly any tourists Parisian bridges are weighted down with copycat "love locks," while visitors crowd cheek-to-jowl into Barcelona churches and Dubrovnik's historic center. In Italy, attempts to manage the impact of tourism range from segregating visitors to fines for ...
18:42 2019-08-16

The Bahamas’ Big Need Is Tourists, It Says The 700-island nation is in mourning after the devastation of Hurricane Dorian. But with the country dependent upon tourism, travel officials say that many hotels and resorts are open and eager for visitors....
21:14 2019-09-17

Why Amsterdam wants tourists to go elsewhere Amsterdam's urban charms have always been a draw for tourists, but now the city is trying to reduce visitor numbers. One message: Go see the rest of the Netherlands. Find out other ways they're discouraging overtourism....
20:28 2019-05-23

Amazing places with almost no tourists Parisian bridges are weighted down with copycat "love locks," while visitors crowd cheek-to-jowl into Barcelona churches and Dubrovnik's historic center. In Italy, attempts to manage the impact of tourism range from segregating visitors to fines for ...
21:28 2019-06-03

4 die after bus with Chinese tourists crashes Four people died after a tour bus carrying them and other visitors from China crashed, rolling onto a guard rail and leaving carnage and debris in its wake on a highway running through the red-rock landscape of southern Utah. (Sept. 21)   &...
00:28 2019-09-22

20 European cities with hardly any tourists With overtourism showing no signs of abating in Europe's most famous destinations, there's never been a better time to seek out wonderful options that attract fewer visitors....
17:42 2019-07-24

Woman falls 40 feet at Chicago's Soldier Field; 'very lucky' she wasn't badly hurt Police say a woman accidentally fell 40 feet from an upper level at Chicago's Soldier Field while attending a men's soccer tournament.        ...
19:00 2019-07-08

Tourists spent nearly $2.5B in Tucson last year TUCSON – When it comes to tourism in Tucson, business is booming. “We’ve had a really incredible year. It’s been sort of a run of a few really good years with double-digit increases,” said Dan Gibson of Visit Tucson. “Tourists in 20...
11:56 2019-08-14

20 beautiful European cities with hardly any tourists With overtourism showing no signs of abating in Europe's most famous destinations, there's never been a better time to seek out wonderful options that attract fewer visitors....
18:14 2019-07-31

Tourists are flocking to Chernobyl thanks to HBO miniseries CHERNOBYL, Ukraine — The success of a US television miniseries examining the world’s worst nuclear accident at Chernobyl has driven up the number of tourists wanting to see the plant, and the ghostly abandoned town that neighbors it, for themselves. ...
22:56 2019-06-06

Here There Be Dragons. But Can They Survive an Invasion of Tourists? Barring tourists from the giant lizards’ island lair may save them, but the moratorium could doom residents, who will have to leave, too. If they refuse? “It’s their own fault if the Komodo eat them.”...
10:00 2019-08-12

These are the best countries for tourists to visit in 2019, according to the WEF The World Economic Forum ranked 140 countries based on their appeal to tourists, but warned that many countries were nearing a tourism "tipping point" that threatened to overwhelm or damage their resources....
21:28 2019-09-04

Saudi Arabia Invites Tourists: What You Need to Know For the first time, the conservative kingdom is opening its doors to travelers who want to visit for more than religious reasons. But how ready the country is for foreign tourists is a question....
20:56 2019-09-27

How tourists are ‘loving’ dolphins to death Humans have bonded with dolphins in many fascinating — and sometimes controversial — ways, but conservationists say our curiosity for the highly intelligent marine mammal is putting them at serious risk. That’s why New Zealand officials are ban...
12:28 2019-08-30

6 Brazilian tourists die of carbon monoxide in Chile SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean authorities say six Brazilian tourists died of carbon monoxide poisoning while staying in an old apartment in central Santiago. Authorities said Wednesday that police had been alerted by the Brazilian Embassy, which was...
02:28 2019-05-23

This Town Of 800 People Gets 1 Million Tourists A Year Hallstatt in the Austrian Alps is a town so beautiful, people can't stay away. The World Heritage Site with a population of 800 receives around 1 million tourists a year....
14:28 2019-08-01

Chinese tourists are flocking to this lake just for selfies DALI, China — Chinese tourists are flocking to a lake in southwest Yunnan province to recreate photos that have gone viral on social media, the country’s latest selfie craze. Visitors to Erhai lake say photography sets offering everything from rare a...
21:56 2019-06-21

China is installing spyware on tourists' phones Visitors to Xinjiang in northwest China are experiencing a nasty surprise in the form of a spyware app that's being forcefully installed on their phones....
15:42 2019-07-03

Amsterdam invites tourists to 'marry' a local for a day Fake weddings aim to improve relations between residents and visitors and include a brief ‘honeymoon’ to explore the city’s less popular sights I’m wearing a vintage bridal gown with a long train, and my groom, Julian du Perron (30), is in a top hat....
14:28 2019-06-05

| US moves to bar American tourists from visiting Cuba The Trump administration clamped down on US tourist visits to Cuba Tuesday, aiming to cut the flow of dollars to a country that Washington accuses of helping prop up Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro....
14:00 2019-06-05

4 Dead After Bus Carrying Chinese Tourists Crashes In US At least four people were killed and up to 15 others critically injured when a bus transporting Chinese tourists crashed on Friday near Bryce Canyon National Park in the western US state of Utah,......
07:28 2019-09-21

China loads surveillance app onto tourists' phones China's far-reaching security network is targeting tourists, with border guards secretly installing a surveillance app onto the phones of visitors to Xinjiang, according to a joint report by several major international media organizations....
13:42 2019-07-03

China installing spyware on tourists' phones Chinese border authorities have been installing an app on tourists' smartphones which gathers personal data including text messages and contacts, it has been reported....
14:42 2019-07-03

Venice to fine tourists who break these new rules Venice is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the world, so how are the Italians planning to control the flow of people? New sanctions.        ...
17:14 2019-05-22

NASA Is Opening the ISS to Tourists—but Don't Worry, You Can't Afford It Starting as early as next year, NASA will make the International Space Station available to space tourists and other business ventures. Sounds exciting, but the associated costs are far beyond what most of us can afford. Read more......
04:01 2019-06-08

Egypt opens Bent Pyramid to tourists The pyramids of Egypt have long attracted visitors intrigued by their ancient history, and now travelers have the opportunity to visit a distinctive structure just south of Cairo....
20:42 2019-07-15

Rohtang Pass To Open For Tourists From June 1 Rohtang Pass, the 13,050 feet gateway to Lahaul and Spiti Valley, is set to open for tourists from June 1 onwards, according to district authorities....
09:28 2019-05-30

Tourists hit with $471 bill for two plates of spaghetti in Rome Non va bene! A restaurant in Rome has been blasted on Twitter after a customer alleged that the establishment unfairly charged her and a friend $471 for two plates of spaghetti with fish. After much uproar, travel site TripAdvisor temporarily suspend...
21:14 2019-10-03

These are America’s safest cities for tourists 24/7 Wall St. has put together a list of the safest cities for tourists to visit based on a review of violent crime levels per 100,000 people.        ...
21:56 2019-06-05

As Trade War With U.S. Grinds On, Chinese Tourists Stay Away The number of Chinese tourists is falling. And that’s especially painful to businesses they favor, because they tend to spend more than other visitors....
09:42 2019-06-12

Tourists To Be Allowed In Jammu And Kashmir From Thursday More than two months after tourists in Jammu and Kashmir were asked to leave the state, as the centre prepared to revoke its special status and divide it into two union territories, the administration......
19:14 2019-10-07

Nothing to see here: Popular European destinations try to keep tourists in check Cities and towns across the continent say they are feeling overwhelmed as they are confronted with an influx of visitors that has exploded beyond what they can handle....
06:42 2019-08-11

‘It’s getting like Disneyland’: Bruges pulls up drawbridge on tourists The picture-perfect Flemish city is just the latest to announce a crackdown on visitor numbers. But not everyone is happyThere is a distinctly military pace to the ant-like line of tourists that streams out every morning from Bruges’s sprawling art-d...
16:56 2019-06-16

Washington Monument back to elevating tourists over D.C. Closed for 3-years to repair and update the elevator and adding a security facility, The Washington Monument opens for tourists on Sept. 19, 2019.       ...
22:56 2019-09-18

Bear cub killed for being ‘too friendly’ after tourists fed it, took selfies SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon wildlife officials have killed a young black bear that people have been feeding and taking photos with. The Statesman Journal reports state wildlife biologists determined last week that the 100-pound (45-kilogram) male bear ...
22:00 2019-06-18

Bruges to limit tourists due to fears of being like ‘Disneyland’ Another city has fallen victim to the scourge of tourism. This time, it’s the popular Belgian pitstop of Bruges, an UNESCO World Heritage city known for its medieval buildings and nicknamed the “Venice of the North” for its picturesque canals. (You m...
13:00 2019-06-19

Saudi Arabia pulls out the stops to draw more tourists Saudi Arabia plans to tap everything from a 2,000-year-old UNESCO heritage site to the "the longest, tallest and fastest roller coaster in the world" to boost domestic tourism....
20:00 2019-08-26

Jaipur protest demands end to use of elephants to carry tourists About 100 animals transport visitors along kilometre-long cobbled path to the city’s iconic Amber FortAnimal rights protesters took to the streets on bicycles in the Indian city of Jaipur on Sunday, demanding an end to elephants being used to carry t...
21:56 2019-08-11

Several Tourists Feared Dead, 6 Injured In New Zealand Bus Crash Several people were killed and at least six more were injured when a bus believed to be carrying tourists crashed in New Zealand's North Island, rescue services said this morning....
08:14 2019-09-04

Saudi Arabia introduces 'decency' rules for tourists The Arab kingdom has identified 19 offenses to decency that will be punishable with a fine. The code of conduct comes as the country begins offering tourist visas for the first time....
08:28 2019-09-29

Dubai To Offer Free 30-Day Alcohol Licence For Tourists Dubai will now offer a free 30-day alcohol licence for tourists, a move that ensures visitors will not be penalised for breaking the law, the media reported on Friday....
10:42 2019-07-12

Rude tourists in Japan get schooled on local etiquette Kyoto residents complain that tourists chase geisha down streets for photos, are loud and disruptive at night, and ignore local customs. The charming, historic, temple-filled Japanese city has always been a travel hot spot, and its number of visitors...
09:42 2019-10-02

Tourists scatter as Hurricane Dorian hurls toward Bahamas Tourists scrambled to leave the Bahamas on Friday as Hurricane Dorian approached its northwestern islands of Grand Bahama and Abaco, eager to take off before the international airport was to shut down at 10 p.m....
03:42 2019-08-31

How tourists and fame ruined the most pristine beach in Thailand In the 2000 Leonardo DiCaprio movie “The Beach,” the eponymous Thai destination is a sought-after, stunning blue cove, prized as much for its pristine waters as its secrecy. Only few are aware of it; those who are keep its location on the...
20:28 2019-09-02

Six tourists killed in fierce storm in northern Greece Two children among dead after series of incidents in Halkidiki region, with dozens injuredSix tourists have been killed and dozens of people injured in a fierce storm in northern Greece, authorities have said.Strong winds and hail hit the Halkidiki r...
13:14 2019-07-11

Tourists rail against 'train street' selfie ban in Vietnam Visitors disappointed as Instagram-famous tracks in Hanoi closed for safety reasonsSelfie-snapping tourists railed against the closure of Hanoi’s “train street” on Thursday after police blocked off the Instragram-famous tracks for safety reasons.The ...
18:56 2019-10-10

Tourists flock to Uluru before ban, straining sacred site Tourists to Australia’s Uluru, a massive sandstone monolith in the heart of the Northern Territory’s dry “Red Centre”, are flocking to climb the land structure before soon being banned from doing so....
21:28 2019-07-11

Can tourists coexist with nature on Lebanon's Rabbit Island? Lebanon's beaches have a serious pollution problem. But off Tripoli's Mediterranean coast, a pristine haven attracts migrating wildlife and daytrippers alike. Can the tourists and turtles find a way to coexist?...
13:42 2019-08-30

Orthodox Jews sick of being ‘photographed like animals’ by tourists “They see me as a freak,” said Max Hauer. “They see us as people from another world [and] if you’re not seen as human, then they think it’s OK” to take photos and stare....
00:00 2019-09-08

Indian students, tourists ordered to leave Kashmir Hundreds of Indian visitors and students are fleeing Indian-controlled Kashmir after the government ordered tourists and Hindu pilgrims visiting a Himalayan cave shrine “to curtail their stay” in the disputed territory, citing security concerns...
23:42 2019-08-03

German tourists perish in Alaskan glacier lake A German couple was among three people found dead in a glacial lake in Alaska. Local officials say chunks of ice falling from the Valdez Glacier may have knocked the tourists out of their boat and into the icy water....
04:42 2019-08-01

Thomas Cook Needs $250 Million, Or 1.6 Lakh Tourists May Get Stranded Britain's Thomas Cook needs to find an extra 200 million pounds ($251 million) to satisfy its lenders or one of the world's oldest holiday company risks collapse, potentially stranding thousands of......
18:00 2019-09-20

‘Chernobyl’ miniseries sends curious tourists to Lithuania An HBO miniseries featuring Soviet-era nuclear nightmares has sparked global interest in the 1986 Chernobyl disaster and increased atomic tourism in Lithuania...
21:56 2019-07-31

At least four Chinese-speaking tourists killed in Utah bus crash A bus carrying 30 tourists lost control about seven miles from Bryce Canyon National Park At least four people have been killed and up to 15 others critically injured when a bus transporting Chinese-speaking tourists crashed near Bryce Canyon nationa...
08:14 2019-09-21

China bans solo tourists from visiting Taiwan The Chinese government announced Wednesday that it will suspend a program allowing solo tourists from 47 cities to visit Taiwan, amid rising cross-strait tensions....
18:14 2019-07-31

Missing Canada teens now suspects in murder of tourists Two teenagers, first categorized as missing in Canada, are now suspects in the murder of an Australian tourist, his American girlfriend and an unidentified man whose body was found near the teens' abandoned, flaming car, police said on Tuesday....
01:42 2019-07-25

Saudi Arabia Opens Kingdom to Foreign Tourists Saudi Arabia is opening the ultraconservative kingdom to tourists for the first time, easing restrictions for foreign visitors as part of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s initiative to diversify the oil-dependent economy....
17:14 2019-09-27

Bison Gets Irritated By Tourists, Tosses Child Into Oblivion Look, if you’re going to hunt bison to the brink of extinction, you can’t be surprised when one of them takes an opportunity for revenge. The creature would’ve garnered more sympathy if it had picked on one of the larger tourists, though....
22:28 2019-07-24

Girl tossed in air after bison charges Yellowstone tourists YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park officials say a bull bison tossed a 9-year-old Florida girl into the air when the animal charged a group of about 50 tourists. Park officials say the bison rushed the group Monday after...
20:00 2019-07-24

Look: Wales tourists find lizard stowed away from Island of Kos Animal rescuers in Wales said a small Balkan green lizard stowed away with some tourists and ended up 2,383 miles from its home on the Greek Island of Kos....
03:01 2019-06-15

Saudi Arabia to open itself up to foreign tourists for first time Kingdom eyes holidaymakers as part of plan to diversify economy away from oilSaudi Arabia will begin offering visas on Saturday for the first time to non-religious tourists, days after the country was criticised at the UN for its grim human rights re...
20:56 2019-09-27

US tourists drown during Turks and Caicos Islands vacation Three Texas tourists, including a married couple, drowned during a vacation to the Turks and Caicos Islands, authorities and reports said Tuesday. The couple, Irma Barrera, 33, and her husband, Roy Perez, 38, were vacationing with their 15-year-old d...
06:56 2019-08-07

Bus filled with Chinese tourists crashes in Utah; four killed A bus carrying Chinese tourists careened off a road and crashed near Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah on Friday, killing four people and injuring the remaining 26 people aboard, several of them critically, authorities reported....
05:28 2019-09-21

Shorts in Alaska? Residents, tourists cope in heat You wouldn't normally associate Anchorage, Alaska with record heat, but that's been the case for the last 11 days, The National Weather Service says there have been nine new daily high temperature records set in the last 11 days in Anchorag...
07:42 2019-07-10

Nearly 70 tourists to Dominican Republic reported illness since March Nearly 70 tourists have reported getting violently ill while vacationing in the Dominican Republic since March, according to a commonly used website that tracks food-borne illness outbreaks. That’s up from just 10 reported illnesses in the country fo...
22:56 2019-06-10

The Latest: Seoul says tourists did not wear life jackets BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Latest on a boat that capsized in the Danube River in Budapest with 33 South Korean tourists (all times local): 7:50 a.m. South Korean Foreign Ministry says South Korean tourists in the deadly boat collision in Budapest w...
08:42 2019-05-30

7 U.S. tourists have died of illness at Dominican resorts since January A Staten Island, N.Y., woman died this week while vacationing in the Dominican Republican, bringing the number of Americans who have died due to illness at resorts in the Caribbean country to seven this year....
02:42 2019-06-15

Four German tourists arrested over Mallorca gang rape An 18-year-old German woman reported the alleged attack, in a hotel room in the northeast of the island, to police. The men were detained at Palma De Mallorca airport as they checked in for their return flight....
09:14 2019-07-05

2 tourists killed by heavy storms in Switzerland and Greece Authorities say a tourist has drowned in Switzerland’s Lake Geneva after her boat capsized in a driving storm and another was killed in nearby France.       ...
19:56 2019-06-16

Tourists injured in Venice cruise ship crash A cruise ship lost control before docking in Venice's San Basilio terminal, crashing into the wharf and hitting a tourist boat. At least four boat passengers sustained minor injuries....
17:28 2019-06-02

Rooms 50% off and ads in Russia: Sri Lanka woos tourists after attacks Sri Lanka's battered tourism industry is trying to woo visitors back to beaches deserted after deadly Easter bombings, slashing hotel rates and pushing promotions in key markets like Russia....
09:28 2019-06-10

US loses billions as Chinese tourists stay away over trade war The number of arrivals from China to the US fell last year for the first time in 15 years. The Chinese are the world's highest-spending foreign visitors and their tourism dollar is sorely missed....
06:00 2019-06-14

427 Tourists Stranded After Cloudburst Evacuated From North Sikkim Altogether 427 tourists were evacuated from North Sikkim on Thursday, four days after they got stranded in the district as torrential rain damaged road infrastructure, an official said....
02:14 2019-06-21

5 American tourists have died in the Dominican Republic in less than three months Screengrab/NBC News Portia Ravenelle and Orlando Moore, of New York, died in a car crash in the Dominican Republic in March while driving to the airport. Edward Nathaniel Holmes and Cynthia Day, of Maryland, and Miranda Schaup-Werner, of Pennsylvani...
22:14 2019-06-05

Blast injures at least 16 tourists on bus near Giza pyramid in Egypt At least 16 people riding a tourist's bus near the Giza pyramid in Egypt suffered non-life-threatening injuries in an explosion Sunday, according to authorities....
17:28 2019-05-21

Egypt explosion injures tourists near Giza pyramids At least 14 people were injured in an explosion that targeted a tourist bus carrying 25 South African citizens, Egypt's state-run Ahram daily reported....
20:56 2019-05-21

Over 400 Tourists Stranded For 4 Days Evacuated From North Sikkim Over 400 tourists were evacuated from North Sikkim on Thursday, four days after they got stranded in the district due to heavy rain and the resulting damage to roads....
06:28 2019-06-21

NASA to allow tourists to visit International Space Station from 2020 NASA plans to allow tourists to visit the International Space Station by 2020. Until now, the floating space lab has only been accessible to astronauts representing state-level space agencies. But in a surprise announcement today, NASA confirmed that...
21:00 2019-06-07

NASA to open International Space Station to tourists from 2020 It's a package holiday with a difference: NASA has said it is opening up the International Space Station to commercial space travel. But you will need deep pockets to venture into deep space....
20:14 2019-06-07

Bus crash near Utah's Bryce Canyon kills 4 Chinese tourists A tour bus carrying dozens of Chinese nationals crashed near Utah's Bryce Canyon National Park on Friday, killing at least four people, local authorities said....
06:14 2019-09-21

Got $50 Million For Vacation? NASA To Open Space Station To Tourists NASA will allow private citizens to stay at the International Space Station (ISS) for month-long getaways at a cost of about $35,000 per night, the U.S. space agency said on Friday....
21:28 2019-06-07

Tourists face €250 fines for sitting on Spanish Steps in Rome Police patrol 18th-century marble steps, blowing whistles at visitors sitting downThe authorities in Rome have been accused of applying “fascist-style” measures after police began shooing resting tourists away from the staircase of the famous Spanish...
00:00 2019-08-08

Tiffany says fewer Chinese tourists, US trade war led to sales decline Tiffany & Co. says the trade war is taking the shine off its sales. The luxury jeweler said sales declined in the most recent quarter because fewer Chinese tourists are traveling to the US, and because the tariff war with China is making its baubles ...
23:14 2019-06-04

Chernobyl welcomes the tourists – ‘a messy and morally queasy experience’ Interest in the site of the 1986 nuclear reactor disaster has grown hugely in the wake of the HBO series – but it is a long way from being a place of solemnity and reflectionLast November, I stood in the forest of Pripyat – the town that was evacuate...
19:56 2019-06-04

From Amsterdam to Venice, the impact of too many tourists sparks outrage and action Several recent events, incidents and widely shared images have brought the issue of "overtourism," and its economic, environmental and human consequences front and center....
17:56 2019-06-16

At least 4 killed after tour bus carrying Chinese tourists crashes in Utah A bus carrying Chinese tourists crashed near Bryce Canyon National Park in southern Utah, killing at least 4 people and critically injuring multiple passengers, authorities said....
13:00 2019-09-21

Taj Mahal Will Soon Remain Open Every Night For Tourists: Union Minister The Taj Mahal is likely to be thrown open after sunset for all tourists. So far, night access to the globally renowned monument was allowed at a premium only for five nights in a month....
17:42 2019-08-29

Thousands of Indian students, tourists ordered to leave Kashmir Thousands of Indian students and visitors were fleeing Indian-controlled Kashmir on Saturday after the government ordered tourists and Hindu pilgrims visiting a Himalayan cave shrine "to curtail their stay" in the disputed territory, citing security ...
01:00 2019-08-04

Doomed travel agency in danger of stranding over 150,000 British tourists A debt-laden, 178-year-old British travel agency asked the government to bail it out Saturday as it scrambles to secure enough cash to prevent it from collapsing and stranding vacationers around the world, including in the US. Thomas Cook PLC, the UK...
20:00 2019-09-21

50 Years On, Manson Murders Grip Tourists - And Quentin Tarantino As a tour guide specializing in notorious Hollywood deaths, Scott Michaels is well aware of America's morbid fascination with the dark side of Tinseltown....
22:56 2019-08-08

Tourists on double-decker buses are sticking gum all over street signs Visitors to the Big Apple are really sticking it to the city. Tourists on top of double-decker buses have been slapping their gum wads onto Manhattan street signs as they pass underneath — turning them into a mess of masticated goop. “The touri...
09:14 2019-09-18

Rome has had enough of travelers' debauchery, cracking down on rowdy tourists The mayor of Rome on Friday ushered in a permanent get-tough approach on boorish behavior by tourists and those Romans who exploit them.       ...
18:42 2019-06-10

Tourists flock to visit Chernobyl after HBO airs its popular series Tourists have flocked to Chernobyl, Ukraine to see the disaster zone and nuclear power plant depicted in HBOs new series "Chernobyl."       ...
23:56 2019-06-11

2 Tourists Took Sand From Italy Beach As Souvenir. Now They Face Jail According to local media, two French tourists were charged last week with stealing nearly 90 pounds of sand from Chia beach, on the southern coast of Sardinia....
05:56 2019-08-21

Albanian PM condemns 'barbarian' who chased tourists in viral video Tourism minister meets Spanish family after restaurant owner’s frenzied attackAlbanian authorities have moved to minimise the damage to the country’s reputation as an emerging tourist hotspot after a video of a furious restaurant owner pursuing a gro...
02:14 2019-08-21

Queen Elizabeth Pranks American Tourists Who Couldn't Recognise Her Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II surprised all when she played a prank on a group of American tourists who bumped into her while strolling around Balmoral Castle in Scotland....
16:28 2019-09-02

Got $50 Million for a Vacation? NASA to Open Space Station to Tourists NASA will allow private citizens to stay at the International Space Station (ISS) for month-long getaways at a cost of about $35,000 per night, the US space agency said on Friday....
17:00 2019-06-08

Easter Island statues are being defiled by nose-picking tourists The sacred statues of Easter Island have been around for at least 600 years. For centuries, the 1,000 or so stone anthropomorphic monoliths, called “moai,” on the craggy island off the coast of Chile have battled fierce elemental enemies....
20:28 2019-09-02

Tourists boycott Texas as gun laws loosened after mass shootings Terrified tourists are vowing to boycott Texas after new laws easing gun restrictions were put in place just hours after the state’s second mass shooting in a month. The eight laws, which make it easier to carry guns in public in the Lone Star ...
21:14 2019-09-02

Widow questions husband’s death in Dominican Republic after tourists die A Maryland woman said that three American tourists dying at a Dominican Republic resort has her questioning the circumstances of her husband’s death in that country. Dawn McCoy said she does not believe it’s a coincidence that her husband...
05:00 2019-06-08

5 U.S. Tourists Have Died in the Dominican Republic Since April. Should You Cancel Your Trip? A string of high profile deaths, illnesses and a claim of assault in the Dominican Republic has cast a shadow of concern over a country whose economy is largely driven by tourism. But despite the tragic headlines, hotel officials and safety experts a...
01:42 2019-06-08

Human-powered ferry makes a difference for tourists — and the captain Maik Slotta is a man you won't forget. He runs the only remaining manually operated ferry in the German state of Brandenburg, and there's no one to replace him, as DW's Hardy Graupner reports from the Spreewald region....
15:00 2019-06-12

Brand USA recruits Chinese pop star to bring back tourists Chinese pop star Jane Zhang will front Brand USA's biggest ever campaign on the Weibo social network next month as the part-public body strives to turn around a drop in Chinese tourists during an increasingly acrimonious trade war....
23:14 2019-08-27

‘Chernobyl’ producer begs tourists to be more respectful when visiting the site This is 2019, so, of course, selfie culture being what it is there’s been a spike in tourism to the site of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster — thanks to HBO’s critically acclaimed miniseries retelling the story that&r...
05:56 2019-06-13

The fall of Prague: ‘Drunk tourists are acting like they’ve conquered our city’ As the Czech Republic capital launches a crackdown, the Observer joins one of the organised pub crawls that are blighting residents’ livesEugen Kukla could not have made his feelings clearer as 120 drunken tourists thronged noisily past his home arou...
01:28 2019-08-26

Tourists Heeding Utah's 'Mighty 5' Campaign Overpower Moab Frustrated Utah residents are dealing with the consequences of the explosive growth in visitors that followed a marketing campaign for the state’s “Mighty 5” national parks: Zion, Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef, Canyonlands and Arches....
19:56 2019-09-16

Tourists Evacuated on Greek Island as Wildfire Rages Nearby (ATHENS, Greece) — A tourist camp and nearby houses on the southern Greek island of Elafonisos were evacuated Sunday for the second day in a row as a wildfire at a nearby landfill intensified because of strong winds. Authorities had pronounced ...
20:14 2019-08-11

Space-obssessed tourists flock to Chile for solar eclipse LA SERENA, Chile — The total solar eclipse expected in northern Chile early next month is already drawing flocks of visitors eager to glimpse a rare view of the phenomenon through the region’s clear skies. In Coquimbo, a region spanning the Pacific c...
20:42 2019-06-10

Huge migrant influx scares off Greek island tourists Tourists are avoiding the Greek island of Samos due to the shocking situation at the Vathy migrant camp, which has grown into a sprawling settlement. Locals and asylum-seekers feel authorities have abandoned them....
01:56 2019-06-24

Saudi Arabia Is Opening Its Doors to Foreign Tourists for the First Time Saudi Arabia has announced it will open its doors to international tourists for the first time ever, pledging to provide e-visas and visas on arrival to visitors from 49 countries. Travel to the Kingdom has until now been almost entirely restricted t...
03:14 2019-09-28

Saudi Arabia: As kingdom opens up to tourists, will people visit? Those who study international tourism say a combination of geography, history and culture could make the kingdom an attractive tourist destination.       ...
08:28 2019-09-28

Missing teens could be connected to murdered tourists, Canadian police say Two concurrent investigations in northern Canada - a search for two missing teenagers, days after a double homicide of an Australian and an American on a remote highway - could be connected, Canadian federal police said on Monday....
01:28 2019-07-23

Iceland: Tourists find 50 pilot whales dead on beach A group of American tourists spotted the whales during a helicopter tour over the west coast of the Nordic island. Although the huge aquatic mammals are notorious for beaching, the sheer number has surprised experts....
15:42 2019-07-20

Jammu And Kashmir Reopens To Tourists Two Months After Travel Advisory Jammu and Kashmir reopens to tourists from today, more than two months after the government had asked tourists and pilgrims to leave the state before it made the big announcement of ending the special......
06:00 2019-10-10

Canadian police release findings of report into murders of three tourists Two dead Canadian teens who were the subject of an intense manhunt this summer confessed to the murders of three tourists in northern Canada in a series of videos, but did not reveal a motive behind their actions or indicate remorse, Canadian police ...
12:00 2019-09-28

Indian Tourists Will Now Get E-Visas To Visit Russia's Cultural Capital Russia will give e-visas to Indians visiting its cultural capital Saint Petersburg and the Leningrad Region and extend the facility for the rest of the country by 2021, officials said on Tuesday....
22:56 2019-10-01

India welcomes tourists back to Kashmir amid protests Indian authorities announced that they will lift the travel advisory in Kashmir which has been in place for over two months. India has also said they will gradually remove restrictions on movement in the disputed region....
09:42 2019-10-08

One dead as tourists forced to flee into the sea after Italian volcano erupts A VOLCANO on the island of Stromboli has erupted, leaving at least one person dead, with tourists reportedly throwing themselves into the sea in panic....
01:56 2019-07-04

Daring tourists can now lock themselves in plexiglass cages to see lions up close The team at non-profit GG Conservation began offering the adventurous experience to raise money for their work caring for lions previously held in captivity....
06:00 2019-10-05

Chernobyl's Infamous Reactor 4 Control Room Is Now Open to Tourists The “highly radioactive” control room at Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant’s Reactor 4 at the center of the facility’s infamous 1986 catastrophe is open for tourists, so long as they wear a protective suit, helmet, and gloves while inside, CNN reported.R...
00:56 2019-10-07

Saudi Arabia to allow unmarried tourists to share hotel rooms Saudi Arabia will relax its rules to allow unmarried men and women to share hotel rooms, as the country opens up to international tourism in a bid to diversify its economy....
20:14 2019-10-07

Bahamas government warns tourists and residents to shelter from Dorian Authorities in the Bahamas made a last-minute plea to residents and tourists on Saturday to seek shelter as time ran out before powerful Hurricane Dorian hits, warning those that refused to move that their lives were at risk....
08:42 2019-09-01

Saudi Arabia opens its doors to international tourists for the first time The ultra-conservative Muslim kingdom has long been one of the hardest countries to visit, issuing visas only for resident workers and their dependents, business travelers, and Muslim pilgrims....
22:56 2019-09-27

At least seven South Korean tourists dead in Budapest boat disaster Hungarian rescue officials said there was little chance of finding survivors after a boat carrying South Korean tourists sank on the Danube in Budapest, killing at least seven people and leaving 21 people missing....
15:14 2019-05-30

| As China locks up Muslims in Xinjiang, it opens its doors to tourists From the expansive dunes of the Taklamakan Desert to the snow-capped peaks of Tianshan, Chinese authorities are selling troubled Xinjiang as a tourist idyll, welcoming travellers even as they send locals to internment camps....
16:42 2019-07-15

Saudi Arabia offers foreign tourists visas for first time Saudi Arabia is finally opening its doors to foreign tourists as part of economic and social reforms. Skeptics don't see many wanting to visit an ultra-conservative country with a bad image in the West....
12:00 2019-09-27

Egypt suspends hot air ballooning in Luxor after 11 tourists swept into the desert Egypt has suspended hot air ballooning over ancient sites in Luxor after winds took 11 tourists off course and forced them to land in the desert.       ...
06:14 2019-06-22

China Bans Citizens From Traveling to Taiwan as Individual Tourists In its latest effort to increase pressure on Taiwan, Beijing said it will suspend a program that allowed individual tourists from 47 Chinese cities to travel to Taiwan, citing the current state of relations between the two sides. The ban is effective...
22:56 2019-07-31

Kaziranga National Park In Assam Reopens For Tourists After Monsoon Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal reopened the Kaziranga National Park (KNP) on Saturday after its routine annual closure during the monsoon season....
23:14 2019-10-12

A hellish heat wave has arrived in Europe, just in time for tourists Parts of France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Poland, Switzerland and the Czech Republic have seen temperatures soar into the 90s and even past 100 degrees Fahrenheit — at least 20 to 30 degrees above normal....
20:00 2019-06-27

Brainless Tourists Slaughter 5,000-Year-Old Sacred Scottish Tree An ancient and highly-sacred Scottish tree, The Fortingall Yew, located on the Glenlyon Estate in Perthshire, is thought to be between 3,000 - 5,000 years old and possibly the oldest tree in Europe.  ...
00:56 2019-05-29

Chinese officials reportedly installed a surveillance app on tourists' phones Chinese border guards are reportedly installing surveillance apps on the phones of some travelers. According to an investigation by the Guardian, The New York Times and Süddeutsche Zeitung, the app extracts emails, texts and contacts, as well as...
19:28 2019-07-02

Three tourists found dead in frigid waters of Alaskan lake Three tourists were found dead on Tuesday in a boating accident in the glacial waters of an Alaskan lake, famous for its spectacular views, police said....
17:42 2019-07-31

Rich Indians To The Rescue As Chinese Tourists Shun Thailand Thailand's struggling tourism industry is finding support with visitors from the population colossus to its west, just as the years of bumper arrivals from the giant to its north are beginning to......
08:56 2019-07-08

Thomas Cook failure spurs UK to act on airlifting tourists home Britain's government plans to introduce new legislation to make it easier and faster to bring home stranded holidaymakers after the collapse of tour company Thomas Cook led to the country’s biggest ever peacetime repatriation....
02:00 2019-10-12

Chinese border guards put secret surveillance app on tourists' phones Software extracts emails, texts and contacts and could be used to track movementsChinese border police are secretly installing surveillance apps on the phones of visitors and downloading personal information as part of the government’s intensive scru...
00:28 2019-07-03

Memories of Massacres Were Long Suppressed Here. Tourists Now Retrace the Atrocities. Jeju Island’s natural beauty has long attracted millions of South Koreans. Visitors now come to tour sites associated with a government-led postwar slaughter that was forbidden to discuss for decades....
11:28 2019-05-28

San Francisco's famed cable cars are set for repairs. That might not be the worst of it for tourists Traveling to San Francisco will lose some of its appeal in September as the city repairs its airport and famed cable cars.       ...
07:00 2019-09-12

Struggling Sri Lankans yearn for a strongman to lure back lost tourists The Easter Sunday terrorist attacks all but destroyed the island’s tourism industry. In the southern city of Galle, locals now seek their own Trump or ModiAsiri Kumara stands on Koggala Beach with a fishing rod in his hand forlornly staring at the In...
22:14 2019-08-31

One dead, 11 wounded in bar shooting in Playa del Carmen in Mexico; no tourists injured The local tourism council said leaders have worked to keep popular tourist destinations safe with surveillance cameras and modernizing police force.        ...
15:42 2019-05-21

Report finds Grand Canyon tourists buoyed nearby communities GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — A new report from the National Park Service says areas surrounding the Grand Canyon benefited last year from millions of tourism dollars. Grand Canyon National Park officials say the report found the 6.3 milli...
07:14 2019-05-29

‘I love the theatrics’: meet the tourists traveling to see the 2020 election unfold Some vacationers ‘too depressed by UK politics’ are heading to Iowa, the state with an outsized importance in the nominee process, to witness the primary electionsFor many people, a vacation to the US means heading up New York’s Empire State Building...
09:28 2019-09-05

Saudi Arabia opens to tourists with investment appeal and no abaya rule Saudi Arabia threw open its doors to foreign tourists on Friday, launching a new visa regime for 49 countries and appealing to foreign companies to invest in a sector it hopes will contribute 10% of gross domestic product by 2030....
03:00 2019-09-27

Send 5 Non-Indian Families To India As Tourists Every Year, PM Asks NRIs Prime Minister Narendra Modi requested Indians leaving across the world on Sunday to send at least five non-Indian families to India as tourists every year....
03:56 2019-09-23

Hawaii warns tourists of parasitic worm that can burrow into human brains Enlarge / Male Angiostrongylus cantonensis (credit: Punlop Anusonpornperm) Hawaii’s health department has released fresh warnings about a parasitic worm that can infest human brains after officials confirmed that three more visitors to the state pi...
00:28 2019-05-31

Sir Paul McCartney: I'm always tempted to pose with tourists on Abbey Road Sir Paul McCartney has revealed he is often tempted to "join in" with tourists posing on the zebra crossing made famous by The Beatles' Abbey Road album....
18:56 2019-09-27

Dominican Republic Announces New Safety Measures After Deaths of 11 American Tourists Officials from the Dominican Republic gathered in New York City, along with the U.S. Ambassador, on Thursday to announce new safety measures months after 11 American tourists died in several resorts there last spring. Javier Garcia, the Dominican Rep...
13:14 2019-09-13

Saudi Arabia implements public decency code as it opens to tourists Saudi Arabia said on Saturday it would issue fines for 19 offences related to public decency, such as immodest dress and public displays of affection, as the Muslim kingdom opens up to foreign tourists....
12:00 2019-09-28

Indonesia cancels Komodo island closure, saying tourists are no threat to dragons U-turn announced after environment minister said populations of the ancient lizard remained stable despite influx of visitorsIndonesian authorities have cancelled plans to close Komodo island to tourists, with the country’s environment ministry sayin...
06:56 2019-10-01

NASA will let tourists visit the International Space Station starting in 2020 NASA plans to allow tourists to visit the International Space Station from 2020 – at an estimated cost of more than $50 million (£39 million) per trip....
01:42 2019-06-08

Thomas Cook Crashes, Leaving Thousands Of Tourists Stranded Across Europe Thomas Cook Collapses: Thomas Cook Group Plc collapsed under a pile of debt after talks with creditors failed, forcing the British government to hire charter planes to bring thousands of the......
12:42 2019-09-23

Automated Buses Dodge Peacocks, Tourists & Plants In Singapore Test Roaming peacocks, meandering tourists and curbside bushes were all causing headaches this week for operators of one of the first autonomous bus shuttle services to hit public roads in Singapore.......
23:42 2019-08-27

Automated buses dodge peacocks, tourists and plants in Singapore test Roaming peacocks, meandering tourists and curbside bushes were all causing headaches this week for operators of one of the first autonomous bus shuttle services to hit public roads in Singapore....
10:14 2019-08-27

Tourists Trash Sacred Site of Uluru as Permanent Closure Approaches In the 1999 movie, The Matrix, Agent Smith said that when trying to classify our species it came to him we are “A virus ...
00:56 2019-07-14

No Tickets, Tourists Rush To Srinagar Airport After 'Leave Valley' Order Hundreds of tourists and Amarnath pilgrims are looking to leave the Kashmir Valley after the government on Friday asked Amarnath Yatra pilgrims and tourists to "immediately" cut short their stay and......
09:42 2019-08-03

‘Idiot’ tourists slammed for digging up baby sea turtles on Florida beach Ignoring clear signs which read "Do Not Touch," a group of tourists at Boca Raton beach decided to dig up a three-foot deep hole and put more than 60 baby turtles in a bucket, according to an onlooker....
23:56 2019-07-05

Rome bans sitting on Spanish Steps, puzzling hot, tired tourists You can walk up and down Rome's famed Spanish Steps all you want but don't try sitting down to take in the moment any more because police will shoo you away with a whistle and threaten you with a fine....
17:42 2019-08-08

Tourists Horrified As Glass Deck Coating On 103rd Floor Cracks Visitors to the see-through glass observation deck in Chicago's Willis Tower were in for a shock when the protective layer covering the glass beneath their feet began to crack....
16:56 2019-06-14

Dominican authorities announce new safety measures to ease tourists' fears The Dominican Republic's Ministry of Tourism is rolling out new safety measures in an effort to calm the fears of Americans traveling to the Caribbean island, according to the ministry's chief of staff Pablo Espinal....
13:56 2019-07-18

Moroccan court orders death penalty for jihadists who beheaded tourists Three Isis supporters who killed two Scandinavian women given death sentence Three men have been sentenced to death in Morocco for the Isis-inspired murder of two Scandinavian hikers in the Atlas mountains last December.The two victims, Louisa Vester...
22:42 2019-07-18

Shooting Scare Creates Panic Among Tourists At Times Square In New York Women fell, babies got injured and scores of people were left shaken to their core as a scare of yet another mass shooting hit tourists at the crowded Times Square in New York....
08:56 2019-08-07

Square Feet: Cuba’s New Luxury Hotels Look to Lure Waves of U.S. Tourists As Cuba’s relationship with the United States grows warmer, redevelopment is heating up, too. But obstacles lie between the pent-up demand and the potential payoff....
14:31 2019-05-21

Turkey will make up for tourists lost in Thomas Cook collapse: minister Turkey will be able to make up for the number of tourists lost after Thomas Cook collapsed earlier this week, Tourism Minister Mehmet Ersoy said on Friday, announcing that several airlines are expected to increase flights to the country....
13:42 2019-09-27

Dominican Republic deaths and alleged attacks making U.S. tourists very nervous At least seven Americans have died in 2019 in the Dominican Republic, with questions being raised about what is going on.       ...
00:28 2019-06-19

China Snares Tourists’ Phones in Surveillance Dragnet by Adding Secret App Border authorities routinely install the app on the phones of people entering the Xinjiang region by land from Central Asia, gathering personal data and scanning for material considered objectionable....
22:14 2019-07-02

France fries: Record heat hits tourists, schools, hospitals PARIS (AP) — Schools are spraying kids with water and nursing homes are equipping the elderly with hydration sensors as France battles a record-setting heat wave baking much of Europe. The French national weather service activated its highest-level h...
12:00 2019-06-28

Tourists descend on Charles Manson murder scene after Tarantino flick The scene of the Manson murders has found new life as a tourist attraction. With the release of Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood,” a new generation of gawkers has swarmed Cielo Drive, where the notorious Ma...
17:42 2019-08-03

Southwest expands Hawaii flights with $99 fares as tourists flock to the islands Southwest Airlines is expanding its Hawaii network with more flights from cities in California and between islands, pushing down competitor's shares....
14:42 2019-08-16

Glacier National Park tourists asked to log where animals are crossing the highway Wildlife officials are asking people who are traveling near Glacier National Park to report sightings of animals crossing the road.       ...
21:56 2019-07-23

Tourists, Residents Evacuated As Wildfire Spreads At Hawaii's Maui Island Thousands of residents and visitors on Hawaii's Maui Island were ordered to evacuate two communities on Thursday as a spreading wildfire sent smoke billowing high into the sky, officials and local......
10:42 2019-07-12

Hong Kong protesters take to Kowloon, in bid to appeal to mainland Chinese tourists Tens of thousands of people marched through the Kowloon side of Hong Kong on Sunday in the latest of a long series of protests against a proposed law that would allow extradition to China....
13:56 2019-07-07

Gujarat On Cyclone Alert, Tourists Told To Move To Safe Places Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has appealed to the tourists visiting the state to leave for a safer place after noon on June 12, in the view of Cyclone Vayu which is likely to hit with a wind......
01:56 2019-06-12

Greece: 20-minute storm kills six tourists in Halkidiki – video report Six people have been killed and dozens more injured in fierce storms in northern Greece. Strong winds and hail hit the popular Halkidiki region near the city of Thessaloniki late on Wednesday. Television footage showed overturned cars, fallen trees, ...
23:28 2019-07-11

Hong Kong Protesters Try to Drum Up Support Among Mainland Chinese Tourists In their first major protest since an unprecedented break-in at the government complex last week, tens of thousands of Hong Kong demonstrators marched to a controversial railway terminus Sunday in a symbolic attempt to bring their grievances to Beiji...
19:42 2019-07-07

‘I love the theatrics’: meet the tourists traveling to see the 2020 US election unfold Some vacationers ‘too depressed by UK politics’ are heading to Iowa, the state with an outsized importance in the nominee process, to witness the primary electionsFor many people, a vacation to the US means heading up New York’s Empire State Building...
09:28 2019-09-06

Austrian, German tourists fined in Italy for hammock, coffee incidents Italy has been clamping down on anti-social or unwanted behavior in its tourist centers. In Trieste it involved a hammock, in Venice a camping stove and a cup of coffee by the ancient Rialto bridge....
03:28 2019-07-20

'Chernobyl' creator asks tourists to show 'respect' at disaster site Television show maker Craig Mazin reminded visitors to the exclusion zone in Ukraine that "a terrible tragedy occured there." Tour operators have reported a huge spike in interest after the release of the miniseries....
13:14 2019-06-12

Egypt opens Bent Pyramid to tourists, unveils new archaeological finds The Egyptian government has opened an unusual pyramid to the public for the first time in decades. Its Antiquities Ministry also put on display a host of significant archaeological finds recently discovered in the area....
00:42 2019-07-14

Plague-ridden prairie dogs pose danger to Colorado tourists Officials at a Colorado wildlife refuge are cautiously moving forward with a plan to reopen parts of their facility this week in the wake of a plague outbreak amongst prairie dogs in the area. The Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge was s...
02:42 2019-08-20

Tourists shocked to find popular ‘Gates of Heaven’ attraction on Instagram is fake Thousands of visitors flock to Lempuyang Temple in Bali each year, hoping to recreate photographs of them posing at the ethereal "Gates of Heaven". But it turns out it is a clever lie....
22:56 2019-07-11

Picture perfect: Chinese tourists flock to lake to recreate viral photos Chinese tourists are flocking to a lake in southwest Yunnan province to recreate photos that have gone viral on social media, the country's latest selfie craze....
17:56 2019-06-21

Amarnath Yatra Pilgrims, Tourists Asked To Leave J&K Amid Security Threat Amarnath Yatra pilgrims and tourists have been asked by the Jammu and Kashmir government to "immediately" cut short their stay in the Kashmir Valley and go back, in an unprecedented advisory amid......
17:28 2019-08-02

Off the rails: Hanoi closes trackside cafes thronged by selfie-seeking tourists It's the kind of shot every Instagram connoisseur yearns for: century-old railway tracks cutting through dusty backstreets, flanked by tourists drinking beer or iced tea mere inches from the......
16:28 2019-10-09

Baked Alaska: record heat fuels wildfires and sends tourists to the beach Anchorage sees 80-degree weather with nearly 120 fires blazing across the stateRecord-breaking heat across Alaska is pushing tourists to beaches, and sending flames across the unseasonably hot, dry state.Anchorage experienced higher than average temp...
09:56 2019-07-03

Alec Baldwin says he fell for Statue of Liberty 'scam' that buses tourists to New Jersey New York City's mayor announced expanded enforcement against tour operators after Alec Baldwin says he fell for a Statue of Liberty tour "scam."       ...
23:42 2019-10-09

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic will take tourists to space. Now it's set to go public British billionaire Richard Branson’s space-tourism unit Virgin Galactic plans to go public later this year, the company announced Tuesday.       ...
15:42 2019-07-09

Seven South Korean tourists killed, 19 missing after Hungarian boat capsizes on Danube At least seven people were killed and nearly 20 were missing after a pleasure boat carrying South Korean tourists capsized on the flooding Danube in the Hungarian capital on Wednesday, police and ambulance officials said....
04:42 2019-05-30

Double whale breach off Australia coast thrills tourists 'within meters' of scene A group of whale watchers off Australia’s Gold Coast captured incredible video of two of the sea creatures “double breaching” within feet of their boat....
19:00 2019-07-16

Hanoi closes Railway Trackside Cafes Thronged By Selfie-Seeking Tourists It's the kind of shot every Instagram connoisseur yearns for: century-old railway tracks cutting through dusty backstreets, flanked by tourists drinking beer or iced tea mere inches from the......
20:56 2019-10-09

Volcano erupts on Italian island popular with tourists, killing hiker on mountainside An Italian hiker from Milazzo was killed on Wednesday as a volcano on the Italian island of Stromboli erupted. According to fire brigade commander Giuseppe Biffarella, the eruption injured another hiker on the side of the mountain, throwing ash high ...
02:00 2019-07-04

Seven killed in Hungary as boat carrying South Korean tourists capsizes on the Danube At least seven people were killed and more than a dozen were missing after a pleasure boat carrying South Korean tourists capsized on the flooding Danube in the Hungarian capital on Wednesday, police and ambulance said....
03:28 2019-05-30

HBO's 'Chernobyl' writer urges tourists to show respect when visiting disaster site Craig Mazin, the writer-producer on HBO's "Chernobyl" miniseries, has urged fans on Twitter to be respectful when visiting the nuclear disaster site....
16:00 2019-06-12

Health, environmental inspectors conduct tests at Dominican resorts where U.S. tourists died Teams of experts and inspectors from several international agencies are conducting tests at resorts in the Dominican Republic where at least three U.S. tourists died suddenly in their rooms....
21:56 2019-06-07

Watch Your Step: Tourists Sitting on Rome’s Spanish Steps Now Face a $450 Fine (ROME) — The Spanish Steps in Rome are no longer a place for sitting. Implementing an ordinance that came into effect a month ago, police officers are working Wednesday to tell seated Italians and tourists to get up from one of the Eternal City...
17:14 2019-08-07

Tourists at ancient temple in Bali blasted for ‘disgusting’ actions with holy water An Instagram-famous couple from the Czech Republic has been blasted for their “disgusting” actions with holy water at an ancient temple in Bali after the offensive spectacle was caught on camera. Though the tourists have since apologized, claiming th...
04:28 2019-08-14

Campaigners are urging tourists to boycott Sri Lanka's elephant attractions after these photos emerged Animal rights campaigners have called on tourists in Sri Lanka to boycott elephant attractions after photographs of a malnourished female used in a festival were circulated online....
15:28 2019-08-16

Chernobyl writer urges Instagram tourists to 'respect' nuclear disaster site Spike in visitors, including some who pose in little more than a g-string, prompts writer of HBO hit to speak outThe writer of the acclaimed HBO drama series Chernobyl has spoken out about the proliferation of lewd and inappropriate selfies taken by ...
05:28 2019-06-12

NASA Opens Space Station to Tourists and Businesses to Promote Commercial Activities The trips, to be arranged by private companies, come as part of a broader effort to jump-start commercial initiatives on the international space station....
11:42 2019-06-08

French tourists face six years in jail over claims they stole Sardinia sand Couple in hot water as Italian authorities get tough on issue blighting island for yearsA pair of French tourists could face up to six years in jail after allegedly stealing 40kg (6st 3lbs) of sand from one of Sardinia’s pristine beaches.Border polic...
23:28 2019-08-19

Albanian PM slams restaurateur after viral video of him punching windshield of Spanish tourists An Albanian restaurant owner was heavily criticized by the country's prime minister as a “barbarian” after a shocking video purportedly showed him clinging to a car and punching through its windshield following a dispute with a group of Spanish touri...
20:56 2019-08-20

The Eruption of Italy’s Stromboli Volcano Resulted in Some Harrowing Images From Nearby Tourists Italy’s Stromboli volcano erupted on Wednesday, spewing ash and a huge cloud of smoke into the air and sending tourists and residents running for shelter. The volcano, on a small island of the same name just off the coast of Sicily, erupted at ...
21:42 2019-08-29

| WATCH | UK travel giant Thomas Cook collapses, stranding thousands of tourists British travel group Thomas Cook has declared bankruptcy after failing to reach a last-ditch rescue deal, triggering the UK's biggest repatriation since World War II to bring back stranded passengers. WATCH NOW...
09:00 2019-09-23

Texas tourists drown in Turks and Caicos after getting caught in fast-moving tide A vacation to paradise in the Turks and Caicos Islands morphed into tragedy on Monday when three tourists from Texas, including a married couple, drowned after getting caught in a fast-moving tide, authorities and locals said. ...
00:28 2019-08-08

Traveller24.com | WATCH | Ghana draws African-American tourists with 'Year of Return' US preacher Roxanne Caleb blinked away the tears as she emerged from a pitch-dark dungeon where African slaves were once held before being shipped across the Atlantic to America....
22:28 2019-08-22

Utah police: death toll could rise in bus crash that killed four Chinese tourists Twelve people in hospital and all 31 people on board hurtVisitors from China had been at Zion national park in UtahFour people died on Friday after a tour bus carrying visitors from China crashed on a highway in the red-rock landscape of southern Uta...
02:28 2019-09-22

Incidents involving American tourists raise safety concerns about Dominican Republic A Maryland couple was found dead in their Dominican Republic hotel room the same week a Delaware woman went public with a story of being beaten there.        ...
01:28 2019-06-04

Scare at 103 feet: Coating cracks on glass ledge of Chicago skyscraper, worrying tourists The protective coating cracked at Willis Tower in Chicago on Monday. The crack posed no danger to tourists, but was scary to some.        ...
11:56 2019-06-13

Terrifying moment tourists jump into shark-infested waters after boat catches fire DIVING into shark-infested waters after your boat has burst into flames is the stuff of nightmares – but that’s exactly what happened to a group of tourists....
21:56 2019-08-02

Scare at 103 stories: Coating cracks on glass ledge of Chicago skyscraper, worrying tourists The protective coating cracked at Willis Tower in Chicago on Monday. The crack posed no danger to tourists, but was scary to some.        ...
16:42 2019-06-14

Tourists pose by Chernobyl nuclear power plant wreckage in disturbing selfie trend HOLIDAYMAKERS are booking on to guided tours of Chernobyl. During these dark trips to Pripyat and the exclusion zone, many take disturbing Instagram snaps....
00:14 2019-06-12

Backfiring motorcycle in Times Square mistaken for gunshots sends New Yorkers, tourists scrambling New Yorkers and tourists alike still reeling from the news of two mass shootings in Texas and Ohio were sent fleeing after a backfiring motorcycle was mistaken for an active shooter in Times Square on Tuesday night....
16:00 2019-08-07

Hard Rock's Dominican Republic resort, where two US tourists died, pulls minibars from all rooms The Hard Rock resort in the Dominican Republic, where two U.S. tourists died in the past year, says it is removing minibars from all its guest rooms....
23:14 2019-06-22

A restaurant in Rome is facing a wave of complaints after tourists were charged close to $500 for fish and spaghetti TripAdvisor Two Japanese tourists dining in Rome were shocked to receive a bill for more than $470.51 (€429.80) after ordering fish, two plates of spaghetti, and two glasses of water at Antico Caffè di Marte. They uploaded a picture of ...
18:00 2019-10-02

Venice kicks out, issues $1,000 fine to German tourists for making coffee on bridge steps The city of Venice issued a $1,000 fine to two German travelers after they were discovered trying to make coffee.       ...
01:28 2019-07-23

Fort Lauderdale tourists evacuated from hotels after water main break cripples beach town Fort Lauderdale, Florida, hotels are evacuating guests after a water main break has threatened an area water outage.       ...
23:00 2019-07-18

Missing Canadian teenagers, Kam McLeod and Bryer Schegelsky, named as suspects in murder of two young tourists Two teenagers first thought to be missing have now been named by Canadian police as suspects in the murder of two young tourists and the death of a third unidentified man in British Columbia....
09:14 2019-07-24

Tributes to young tourists murdered in Canada as police say their deaths could be linked to search for missing teenagers Tributes have been paid to a young couple who were murdered while travelling through Canada after police said their deaths could be linked to the search for two missing teenagers....
14:14 2019-07-23

Escape to the country: India’s villagers open doors to city tourists | Anne Pinto-Rodrigues A scheme training people to host outsiders is creating alternative livelihoods that will help build resilience against climate crisis and stem migration for Indian familiesDatta Kondar leads a group of tourists through his village in Maharashtra to v...
09:14 2019-10-09

As Tensions Increase, Tourists Who Have Visited North Korea No Longer Qualify For Visa-Free Entry To U.S. Travelers who have visited North Korea at any point since March 1, 2011 no longer qualify for the U.S. Visa Waiver Program according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. The change in policy comes amid increasing tensions with North Korea over nucl...
01:28 2019-08-07

7 dead, 21 missing as tour boat with South Korean tourists sinks in Hungary's Danube River Nineteen South Koreans and two Hungarian crew members missing. The party, with 30 tourists, two guides and photographer was on package tour of Europe.        ...
12:56 2019-05-30

South Korean tourists were not wearing life jackets in fatal boat collision that left 7 dead, 21 missing: officials South Korea’s Foreign Ministry office said Friday that none of the passengers involved in the deadly sightseeing boat accident in Hungary that left at least seven dead were wearing life jackets when their boat capsized....
17:14 2019-05-30

Saudi Arabia is admitting general tourists for the first time. Here's 20 things that could get you arrested or fined, like dabbing, carrying a bible, or wearing shorts YouTube/GatewayKSA Saudi Arabia is finally open for mass tourism after the launch of a new tourist visa on September 27. The country is full of wonder, from five pristine UNESCO heritage sights, to Red Sea beach resorts, and futuristic cities like R...
11:14 2019-10-09

Outrage after swordfish 'stoned to death' by tourists on Greek beach Tens of thousands of people have signed a petition calling for tourists who were filmed throwing stones at a swordfish which later died to be punished....
18:56 2019-07-16

Big Bird, Elmo and more 'Sesame Street' muppets were D.C. tourists this weekend It's road trip season and your favorite "Sesame Street" characters are checking out some of the best tourist spots around the country.       ...
18:42 2019-06-10

Factbox: 'Nightmare, nightmare' - tourists stranded after Thomas Cook collapses More than half a million holidaymakers were stranded around the globe on Monday following the collapse of Thomas Cook , the world's oldest travel firm....
17:28 2019-09-23

Number of South Korean tourists to Japan down 7.6% year-on-year in July amid trade row The number of South Korean tourists visiting Japan fell in July, government data showed on Wednesday, the latest evidence of frayed ties between the Asian countries amid an escalating trade dispute....
10:42 2019-08-21

"Nightmare, Nightmare": Tourists Stranded After Thomas Cook Collapses More than half a million holidaymakers were stranded around the globe on Monday following the collapse of Thomas Cook, the world's oldest travel firm....
12:42 2019-09-23

The Ritz-Carlton and Four Seasons are opening up luxury condos where the ultra-wealthy can live year-round, and it basically looks like a very extended hotel stay — minus the tourists Finchatton/Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts Some of the world's most luxurious hotel chains are opening up private residences — apartments with all the perks and amenities of a 5-star hotel stay. Four Seasons, The Ritz-Carlton, and Mandarin Ori...
01:14 2019-09-08

Tributes pour in for British tourists who plunged to death 'while taking selfie' on beach in Spain This is the first photo of two British holidaymakers who died after they plunged off a cliff while reportedly taking a selfie on Spain's Costa Blanca....
14:14 2019-07-05

Swiss Tourists Recreate Homer Simpson’s New Orleans Food Tour Frame-by-Frame in Tribute Video (NEW ORLEANS) — Two Swiss women have recreated Homer Simpson’s gourmandizing tour of New Orleans, snarf for snarf, finger-wiggle for finger-wiggle. It took Janine Wiget of Zürich and Katrin von Niederhäusern who now lives in Sto...
00:14 2019-09-17

South Korean Foreign Ministry: South Korean tourists in deadly boat collision in Budapest weren’t wearing life jackets SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean Foreign Ministry: South Korean tourists in deadly boat collision in Budapest weren’t wearing life jackets. The post South Korean Foreign Ministry: South Korean tourists in deadly boat collision in Budapest...
08:42 2019-05-30

Turkey says will be responsible for IS prisoners in Syria 'safe zone' Turkey will take responsibility for Islamic State prisoners in a "safe zone" it aims to form in Syria after its military incursion there, the foreign minister said on Thursday, responding to fears the militants could escape in the chaos....
20:28 2019-10-10

Tokarczuk and Handke win Nobel literature prizes, line drawn under 2018 scandal Austrian writer Peter Handke won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday and Polish author Olga Tokarczuk was named as the 2018 winner after a sexual assault scandal led to last year's award being postponed....
20:28 2019-10-10

Woman shot when puppy jumps on loaded gun during car ride This wasn’t puppy love. An Oklahoma woman was shot in the leg during a car ride — by an excitable puppy that jumped on a loaded gun, according to cops. Tina Springer, 44, was hit in the left thigh after her driver’s yellow Labrador,...
20:28 2019-10-10

World urgently needs to quicken steps to reduce global warming: IMF Countries around the world should urgently begin accelerating efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and the best way to do that is through implementation of carbon taxes and global cooperation, the International Monetary Fund said on Thursday....
21:14 2019-10-10

Peter Handke: an adversarial talent and controversial Nobel laureate Since his 1966 debut The Hornets, the Austrian playwright and author has tested, inspired and shocked audiences‘A troubling choice’: authors criticise Handke’s winOlga Tokarczuk: the dreadlocked feminist winner the Nobel neededIt was, undoubtedly, Pe...
21:14 2019-10-10

I offered to come back from maternity leave 3 days after I gave birth — and my employer said it wasn’t fast enough Courtesy of Melissa Petro / Instagram Melissa Petro is a freelance writer, teacher, wife, and mother living in New York City. She accepted a teaching position when she was pregnant with her first child. When she told her employer the news, she was t...
21:42 2019-10-10

'Does anybody think it is appropriate?' Trump's former national security adviser says soliciting foreign interference is 'absolutely not' ok AP Former National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster made it unequivocally clear that a sitting US president soliciting foreign help in America's political process was "absolutely not" appropriate. McMaster, a retired three-star US Army general who was...
21:42 2019-10-10

Air Force reactivates squadron for B-21 bomber testing The U.S. Air Force reactivated its 420th Flight Test Squadron at Edwards Air Force Base for all planning and execution of flight and ground testing for the new B-21 Raider bomber....
21:42 2019-10-10

EOS co-CEO used company funds for ‘lavish lifestyle’: lawsuit The co-head of a popular lip balm maker bled his company dry to fund his “lavish lifestyle” — and then called the cops on his business partner after he complained, according to a new lawsuit. Jonathan Teller, co-CEO of EOS, which makes a popular egg-...
22:00 2019-10-10

Bulgaria union president accuses England of ‘derogatory’ comments • Borislav Mihaylov says talk of possible racist abuse is ‘offensive’• Stadium partially closed after racist abuse in home qualifiersComments by Gareth Southgate and England players such as Tammy Abraham about possible racist abuse in Sofia have been...
22:28 2019-10-10

Democrats subpoena U.S. Energy Secretary Perry in Trump impeachment probe Congressional Democrats issued a subpoena for U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Thursday over his role in President Donald Trump's effort to get Ukraine's president to investigate a political rival....
22:28 2019-10-10

New England Patriots' Matthew Slater criticizes NFL over Thursday night games New England Patriots star special teamer Matthew Slater expressed his displeasure with having to play a game on Thursday night right after already having played Sunday....
22:56 2019-10-10

Photographer explores darkest corners of famous museum When Susanna Brown joined London's prestigious V&A museum over a decade ago as a curator in photographs, one of the first things she acquired was a group of images by Tim Walker....
22:56 2019-10-10

A Newly Translated Novel Charts the Dizzying Transformation of an Independent Oman “When we are away from home, in new and strange places, we get to know ourselves better,” Abdallah, the son of a rich merchant, thinks as he gazes out an airplane window. It’s a sentiment that will resonate with many readers who imm...
22:56 2019-10-10

Could Matt Lauer be prosecuted for an alleged rape in Russia in 2014? It's not likely Matt Lauer denies he raped a colleague in a hotel room at the Sochi Olympics in 2014. And it's unlikely Russian prosecutors will move against him.        ...
22:56 2019-10-10

Judge rules NRA doesn’t have to pay Oliver North’s legal bills The National Rifle Association won a round in its ongoing dispute with former president Oliver North when a judge ruled Thursday the gun group doesn’t have to foot the bill for his legal fees. Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Joel Cohen said aft...
22:56 2019-10-10

Islamic State 'Beatles' captured in Syria, placed in U.S. custody Two accused British-born terrorist fighters, known in some circles as the "Islamic State Beatles," have been captured in Syria and removed in U.S. custody....
22:56 2019-10-10

Donald Trump to hold talks with Chinese official to try to resolve trade standoff President Donald Trump and China's top trade negotiator will meet at the White House amid the latest round of trade talks between the two countries.       ...
23:14 2019-10-10

Democrats subpoena Energy Secretary Perry in Trump impeachment probe Congressional Democrats issued a subpoena for U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Thursday over any possible role he played in President Donald Trump's effort to get Ukraine's president to investigate a political rival....
23:14 2019-10-10

Climate Change Is Shaping Up As an Utter Disaster for Much of America’s Bird Life Sanderlings, red-headed woodpeckers and great gray owls are just a few of the North American bird species projected to be threatened by climate change in the coming decades, according to the latest assessment depicting an increasingly dire situation ...
23:14 2019-10-10

"Capable Of Anything": Ex-Astronaut Rakesh Sharma On Gaganyaan Mission Wing Commander Rakesh Sharma, the first Indian to travel to space, on Thursday said the human interface in the ''Gaganyaan'' project makes it a challenging one and expressed confidence about ISRO......
23:42 2019-10-10

Ex-Cop Fielded By Sena Says Spent Over 2 Years Of Jail Term In Hospital Former encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma, who is contesting the upcoming Maharashtra polls as Shiv Sena candidate, has said during his jail term of three-and-a-half years in the Lakhan Bhaiya......
23:42 2019-10-10

Victoria's Secret cuts 50 from headquarters staff, head of stores to step down The head of Victoria's Secret's stores and store operations is stepping down, CNBC has learned, as the lingerie brand lays off about 50 people at its corporate headquarters....
00:00 2019-10-11

First criminal charges in US related to Ukraine The first criminal charges related to the Ukraine controversy were filed in NYC Thursday against two businessmen tied to efforts by President Trump's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, to prod Ukraine to investigate former V.P. Biden and his son. (Oct. 10) ...
00:00 2019-10-11

Elaine’s ‘Seinfeld’ home just hit the market for $8.65M The exterior of the home at 408 W. 20th St., which just hit the market, was used as the fictional home of Elaine Benes, famously played by Julia Louis-Dreyfus....
00:28 2019-10-11

Energy bills will have to rise sharply to avoid climate crisis, says IMF Fund says governments could use money to help vulnerable people or invest in green energyAvoiding dangerous global heating will require governments around the world to impose stringent taxes on fossil-fuel usage that will mean a 43% jump in household...
00:56 2019-10-11

Synagogue Attacker Who Killed Two Had Planned Far Bigger Massacre The German man detained after a live-streamed and ultimately botched attack on a synagogue that left two dead in Germany’s east was charged with murder on Thursday after what authorities described as a terrorist attack....
00:56 2019-10-11

U.S. military is taking custody of two British men accused of involvement in Islamic State killings of American hostages The pair — part of a group dubbed the “Beatles” — were being detained with the goal of putting them on trial in the United States, said a senior U.S. official. In total, the United States is taking direct responsibility for nearly 40 high-value Islam...
00:56 2019-10-11

Germany: Asylum-seeker who killed Kandel teen found dead in prison cell An Afghan asylum-seeker who was convicted of murdering a 15-year-old German girl in 2017 has been found dead in his prison cell. The murder case sparked months of anti-immigrant rallies and counterprotests....
00:56 2019-10-11

Second L.G.B.T.Q. Forum Will Feature Nine Democratic Candidates In a sign of how essential gay rights have become to the party’s platform, Democratic presidential hopefuls will gather in Los Angeles to share their plans for advancing L.G.B.T.Q. rights....
00:56 2019-10-11

The OnePlus 7T Pro is a speedier take on a familiar design As it's done over the past several years, OnePlus is updating its flagship smartphone partway through the year to add a more powerful processor to the phone. The new OnePlus 7T Pro features Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 855 Plus mobile chip....
00:56 2019-10-11

NASCAR could introduce hybrid race cars by 2022 NASCAR has been talking about hybrids for a while, but it has kept quiet about a timeline. Now, the association says hybrid tech could show up in its vehicles by 2022. "We travel the world visiting other sanctioning bodies and are not ignorant to the...
00:56 2019-10-11

Watch: Misbah Snaps At Journalist After T20I Series Whitewash Pakistan vs Sri Lanka: An upset Pakistan coach Misbah-ul-Haq snapped at a journalist and gave him a sarcastic reply after he was asked the reason for the team's poor performance....
01:14 2019-10-11

Reporter's Notebook: In Syria, Fox News was embedded with Kurdish forces battling ISIS Fox News was embedded with Kurdish fighters of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Syria back in March. It was the final days of the Islamic State caliphate deep in the country’s southeast, and optimism was high....
02:00 2019-10-11

Taiwan president rejects China's offer of ‘one country, two systems’ Taiwan’s president on Thursday delivered a fiery rebuke to China’s offer of a “one country, two systems” formula to unify the self-governing island with the mainland, saying that such a framework has taken Hong Kong to “the brink of disorder.”...
02:00 2019-10-11

Japanese ninja student gets top grade for ‘blank’ essay written using secret technique A Japanese university student of ninja history got an “A” for handing in what appeared to be a blank paper, but which her professor then realized was written using an old ninja technique: invisible ink....
02:00 2019-10-11

Canon EOS 1D X Mark III could claim burst speed crown with 30fps shooting mode We've been hearing about the third iteration of Canon's full-frame sports DSLR for a while now, but details on its spec sheet have been sparse. However, leaked specifications of a prototype of the Canon 1D X Mark III could give us a fair pi...
02:56 2019-10-11

Bonesetter Reese And The (Mostly Painless) Birth Of Sports Medicine Honus Wagner’s career hung in the balance. In 1901, the superstar shortstop was in his second season with his hometown Pirates. But a wrenched knee suffered on the turf at Exposition Park—the Pirates’ home on the north side of Pittsburgh, a few hundr...
02:56 2019-10-11

Dyson Kills Electric Car Development Saying It's Too Hard to Make a Profit Despite developing an expertise in batteries and electric motors over the years with all the R&D behind its cyclone vacuums, in an email sent to staff today that was shared with The Verge, CEO James Dyson announced his company would abandon its p...
02:56 2019-10-11

The Electric Polestar 2 Performance Pack Is No Match For The Tesla Model 3, But It Is Cheaper You have to love colored seatbelts. Red is great. The light blue belts in the Hyundai Veloster N are incredible. Now, the optional performance pack for the electric 2020 Polestar 2 may not add any more power, but it will wrap you safely in gold, amon...
02:56 2019-10-11

Sons of Stephon Clark, Who Was Killed by Police, Will Receive $2.4 Million Settlement The city of Sacramento agreed to settle a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by the family of Mr. Clark, an unarmed black man who was fatally shot by officers in 2018....
02:56 2019-10-11

New Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Speedrunning Trick Shaves Three Hours Off Previous Record Grand Theft Auto games are huge, which makes speedrunning them a time-consuming proposition. A complicated new trick discovered for San Andreas has shortened a run that normally took almost four hours to under 30 minutes....
03:14 2019-10-11

Trump killing Obama ‘shadow’ regulations and ending ‘deep state bullying’ President Trump on Wednesday is scheduled to sign two new executive orders that reverse the Obama administration's practice of using “shadow” rules to spring new, but not officially approved, mandates on industries....
04:00 2019-10-11

HBO just released a list of the 28 best scary movies streaming in October Netflix is obviously the most popular source of streaming movies and TV shows, and we spend plenty of time covering the new content that hits Netflix each month as a result. For example, we recently dove into the complete schedule of 67 new original ...
04:00 2019-10-11

|PPC,chieffinancialofficer'agreetoseparate' The Dutch cement executive Roland van Wijnen, who previously worked for Swiss multinational LafargeHolcim, took over as CEO of PPC at the start of this month....
04:56 2019-10-11

Hong Kong Is the Latest Tripwire for Tech Firms in China Blizzard, Apple, and Google remove signs of support for pro-democracy protesters, in apparent concessions to the politics underlying the Chinese market....
04:56 2019-10-11

Vaping-related deaths surge to 26, with 1,299 reported U.S. illnesses, CDC says The number of deaths linked to vaping-related lung injury has soared to 26, and the number of confirmed and probable cases has risen to 1,299 reported in 49 states, the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands....
05:14 2019-10-11

Master Sgt. Matthew Williams to receive Medal of Honor for saving lives in Afghanistan President Donald Trump will award the Medal of Honor later this month to Army Master Sgt. Matthew Williams for "conspicuous gallantry" while serving in Afghanistan, the White House announced Thursday....
05:14 2019-10-11

Apple pulls police-tracking app in Hong Kong after facing pressure from state-run media Apple removed an app that allowed protesters in Hong Kong to track police after facing pressure from local state-run media.       ...
05:42 2019-10-11

Walmart U.S. CEO Foran to exit and be replaced by Sam's Club boss Furner Walmart Inc said on Thursday its chief executive for U.S. operations, Greg Foran, will leave the company early next year and be replaced by the head of its Sam's Club warehouse chain unit, John Furner....
05:42 2019-10-11

Iranian Women Allowed at FIFA Soccer Match for First Time in Decades (TEHRAN, Iran) — Thousands of flag-draped Iranian women cheered, blew horns and celebrated inside a Tehran stadium Thursday as they watched the first FIFA soccer match they’ve been allowed to freely attend in decades. The 2022 World Cup q...
06:14 2019-10-11

Green Beret to receive Medal of Honor for actions in 2008 Afghanistan battle President Trump will award the Medal of Honor to an Army Green Beret who fought his way up a frozen mountain in Afghanistan to help rescue wounded comrades during a mission to kill or capture a terrorist leader. ...
06:42 2019-10-11

Sit down, shut up, and let Freddie Prinze Jr. explain the entire Star Wars universe to you The internet does not lack—to put it mildly—for opinions on the Star Wars universe. They’re like tauntauns on Hoth: Everybody’s got one, and they all smell even worse on the inside than you imagined from initial blush....
06:42 2019-10-11

Trump's conspiracy theories thrive in Ukraine, where a young democracy battles corruption and distrust We talked with two dozen leaders and investigators in Ukraine. They all agree the claims against Joe and Hunter Biden are baseless. Yet they persist.        ...
06:42 2019-10-11

Australia's Clean TeQ ends agreement with MCC to develop battery metals project Australian mine developer Clean TeQ Holdings Ltd said on Friday it terminated an agreement with Metallurgical Corporation of China to develop its Sunrise Battery Materials Complex, further delaying the project....
07:28 2019-10-11

AP Top Stories October 10 P Here are the top stories for Thursday, October 10th: Associates of Trump's attorney arrested; Sanders says he's recovering quickly; Activists stage protest in Times Square; Double Nobel literature prize announced.        ...
07:28 2019-10-11

What Pet Carrier Should I Buy For My Dog? Welcome back to Buyrone! As always, I am looking to spend a ton of money on my dog Tyrone because he is a tiny angel who deserves it. Any dog owner can relate....
07:56 2019-10-11

How to Get Started on Tinder It’s been a while since you were last single, and now the dating landscape is completely different. Which way do you swipe? How much info do you put on a profile? There are catfishes and trolls and ghosts and it all sounds scary and too overwhelming ...
07:56 2019-10-11

If You're Pregnant, You Need These Two Shots Not enough people know that it’s important to get a TDaP shot and, when possible, a flu shot during each pregnancy. These vaccines protect your baby from influenza and pertussis during their first few months of life, when they’re too young to receive...
07:56 2019-10-11

Martin Bashir: I thought call from Celebrity X Factor producers was a scam Veteran journalist Martin Bashir admitted that he initially thought he was "being set up" when he received a phone call from The X Factor: Celebrity team....
08:14 2019-10-11

Pima County Superior Court judge retiring after 20 years TUCSON – Judge Charles “Chuck” Harrington of the Pima County Superior Court will retire at the end of the month. Harrington is currently the presiding judge of the court’s civil bench. Throughout his time at the court, Harring...
08:14 2019-10-11

PCSD introduces new intersection safety initiative TUCSON – The Pima County Sheriff’s Department released a statement announcing their new intersection safety initiative on Thursday. The sheriff’s department will be overseeing the intersection safety initiative until the end of Nov...
08:14 2019-10-11

Belgium's UCB to buy Ra Pharmaceuticals in $2.1 billion cash deal UCB has agreed to acquire U.S.-based Ra Pharmaceuticals for $2.1 billion, both companies reported on Thursday, in a deal that will enable the Belgian drugmaker to offer new treatment opportunities for several rare diseases in neurology and immunology...
08:42 2019-10-11

Entertainment One posts wider first-quarter loss Canada-based independent entertainment company Entertainment One Ltd on Friday posted a near seven-fold wider first-quarter loss, hit by lower sales in its film, television & music segments....
09:00 2019-10-11

Ruffalo says he helped make activism sexy as he takes lawyer role Mark Ruffalo’s new film tells the story of environmental lawyer Rob Billot who took on DuPont over contaminated water from one of its plants When actor Mark Ruffalo first became involved in the environmental movement, he says: “I didn’t even want peo...
09:28 2019-10-11

New England Patriots' dominant defense tames Giants to stay unbeaten New England pull away for 35-14 win over Giants at homePatriots move to 6-0 for the first time since the 2015 seasonUnder coach Bill Belichick, the Patriots have made a habit of besting young quarterbacks.They can add Giants rookie Daniel Jones to th...
09:28 2019-10-11

Cracks Found On 38 Of 810 Boeing 737 NG Jets Inspected Globally Boeing Co said on Thursday that airlines had inspected 810 of the company's 737 NG jets around the world and found 38 structural cracks requiring repair and replacement of the affected parts....
09:56 2019-10-11

Deutsche Bank Tells Court It Does Not Have Donald Trump's Tax Returns US President Donald Trump's biggest lender has told an appeals court it does not have in its possession Trump's personal tax returns, according to a ruling released Thursday in a legal battle between......
09:56 2019-10-11

Had A "Very Good Negotiation" With China, Says Donald Trump US President Donald Trump on Thursday hinted at progress in his high-stakes trade battle with China, saying talks with Beijing's envoy had gone well....
09:56 2019-10-11

Singer Lewis Capaldi has a No. 1 hit, but still lives with his parents Scottish singer-songwriter Lewis Capaldi has had a lot to celebrate all year, with his single “Someone You Loved” spending seven consecutive weeks at No. 1 in the UK and then pond-hopping to soar up the US charts, recently hitting No. 3 on the Billbo...
09:56 2019-10-11

Jenna Dewan to host new Fox reality show ‘Flirty Dancing’ Forget “The Masked Singer.” There’s a bizarre — if sexier — new reality competition coming to Fox. “Flirty Dancing,” hosted by Jenna Dewan (a k a ex-Mrs. Channing Tatum), is based on a British show that essentially combines “Dancing with the St...
09:56 2019-10-11

Congress, NCP Work For Their Families, We For India: BJP Chief Amit Shah Union Home Minister and BJP chief Amit Shah on Friday said the Congress and NCP work for their respective families, while the BJP and Shiv Sena have only the country's interest on their mind....
10:14 2019-10-11

Reputation At Stake, Congress's BS Hooda Confident Of Poll Win In Rohtak Bhupinder Singh Hooda has won eight elections, including one against former deputy prime minister Devi Lal. Still, the Haryana Assembly election will be a tough one for the Haryana Congress veteran....
10:14 2019-10-11

BJP Seeks Time From President To Discuss Bengal's Law And Order Situation The BJP has sought time from Union Home Minister Amit Shah and President Ram Nath Kovind to apprise them about the "complete breakdown" of the law and order situation in West Bengal, party general......
10:14 2019-10-11

4.25 Crores Cash Found In Raids On Karnataka Congress Leader: Officials Over Rs. 4 crore in cash was found by Income Tax officials during raids at multiple places linked to former Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara and his associates since yesterday, officials......
10:14 2019-10-11

Barneys, Racing to Avoid Liquidation, Now at Odds With Lenders A dispute has erupted between Barneys New York and its lenders ahead of a Friday deadline for the retailer to produce an acceptable bid for its assets....
10:14 2019-10-11

Trump protest in Minneapolis erupts in pepper spray, MAGA hat fires Protesters outside President Trump’s rally in Minneapolis Thursday night set fire to Make America Great Again hats and other memorabilia in an effort to show their defiance to the current administration for a brief amount of time before police manage...
11:00 2019-10-11

Nokia 6.2 With Triple Rear Cameras, 3,500mAh Battery Launched in India Nokia 6.2 on Friday made its India debut. The phone was originally unveiled by HMD Global on the sidelines of the IFA tech fair in Berlin last month. Nokia 6.2 price in India starts at Rs. 15,999....
11:00 2019-10-11

NASA Administrator Explains Twitter Spat With SpaceX NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said Thursday that a recent Twitter statement critical of SpaceX was a signal to all the space agency's contractors about realistic development timelines....
11:00 2019-10-11

Soderbergh on Hollywood: 'It's not crooked – it's the most transparent industry going' Steven Soderbergh’s latest film is about dodgy dealings in the financial world but in film-making corruption is not endemic, he says, because everyone is accountable Every good movie is a heist movie at heart, whether the heist is committed on or off...
11:00 2019-10-11

Placing "Foot On Head", Odisha Temple Priest's Unique Blessing. Watch In Odisha, a temple priest places his foot over the heads of the devotees to bless them. After being "blessed" by the priest's foot, some of the devotees are seen cleaning their heads....
11:28 2019-10-11

|Mantashe:Africashouldpushharderforoilandgasinvestment Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy Gwede Mantashe showed strong support for mega energy projects across the continent, highlighting Africa’s lack of development compared to other regions as a reason to keep going....
11:56 2019-10-11

A more affordable Galaxy Note 10 ‘Lite’ model rumored for launch in Europe Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 devices have been out for a few months now, and even though the nearly $1,000 handsets in this lineup are still pretty new on the market Samsung is rumored to be working on a surprising new addition to the series. Surpr...
12:14 2019-10-11

Porsche CEO explains how the Taycan outshines Tesla’s Model S Tesla certainly isn’t the only EV company making strides in the automotive space, but if you’re looking for an all-electric luxury sedan, Tesla has for some time now been the only game in town. Indeed, the popularity of Tesla vehicles is ...
12:14 2019-10-11

Eric Trump leads ‘Lock Him Up!’ chant for Hunter Biden at Minneapolis rally President Trump fans broke out into a chant of “Lock him Up” Thursday night after Eric Trump mentioned Joe Biden and his son Hunter. “How do you think his son is feeling right now after embezzling a lot of money, taking a lot of money?” Eric Trump to...
13:00 2019-10-11

Mormon church parking lot covered with beer after truck crashes SALT LAKE CITY — Cans of beer have littered the parking lot of a church of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in a Salt Lake City suburb after a semi-trailer crashed that was carrying cases of brew banned by the faith. Sandy Police Sgt. ...
13:00 2019-10-11

After Fox News Poll, Late Night Wonders Where Trump Can Turn for Support “If Trump can’t rely on Fox News to make himself feel better, what can he watch?” Seth Meyers joked after a poll found strong support for impeaching the president....
13:28 2019-10-11

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize The Norwegian Nobel Committee awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 on Friday to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali for his efforts to secure peace with neighboring Eritrea....
13:56 2019-10-11

Iran says oil tanker hit by two missiles, leaking crude into Red Sea An Iranian oil tanker was struck by a pair of rockets off the coast of Saudi Arabia in the Red Sea on Friday, Iranian officials said, the latest incident in the region after a summer of several similar strikes....
13:56 2019-10-11

Kremlin critic Navalny says prosecutors want to seize his home Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny said on Friday that Russian prosecutors had asked a court to seize his Moscow apartment as collateral in a lawsuit over opposition protests he helped organize....
13:56 2019-10-11

2 Florida Men Tied to Giuliani Arrested on Finance Charges Involving Trump Campaign (WASHINGTON) — Two Florida businessmen tied to President Donald Trump’s lawyer and the Ukraine impeachment investigation were charged Thursday with federal campaign finance violations. The charges relate to a $325,000 donation to a group ...
14:42 2019-10-11

Why Didn't Greta Thunberg Win The Nobel Peace Prize Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was the odds-on favorite to win this year's Nobel Peace Prize.The award would have capped an already extraordinary year, in which Thunberg evolved from a......
15:00 2019-10-11

Gang strongholds in Belmarsh prison 'fuelling rise in violence' Gangs are fuelling violence in London's highest-security jail by setting up strongholds inside and pressuring inmates to buy and smuggle drugs, a watchdog warned today....
15:56 2019-10-11

Nike shuts down Oregon Project after Salazar ban "Nike has shut down its Nike Oregon Project training group, following the recent four-year ban of founder and coach Alberto Salazar by the US Anti-Doping Agency."...
16:14 2019-10-11

Watch Priyanka Chopra and Jimmy Fallon Struggle Through This Spicy Wings Challenge Now that's spicy. Priyanka Chopra and Jimmy Fallon put their taste buds to the test by participating in a Hot Ones spicy wings challenge during Thursday's episode of The Tonight......
16:14 2019-10-11

Emre Belozoglu the wise old head as Turkey's young generation impresses Turkey are top of their qualifying group with a team of young players developed at home benefiting from the guidance of 39-year-old Emre BelozogluTurkey sit top of their Euro 2020 qualifying group, ahead of France on head-to-head, but perhaps the mos...
16:42 2019-10-11

This newly-discovered dinosaur was a massive carnivore with shark-like teeth Museums around the world are filled with stunning fossil displays that show complete — or near-complete — specimens of creatures that lived long, long ago. But finding fossils isn’t easy, and uncovering complete skeletons is even ha...
17:56 2019-10-11

Private school staffer charged with raping student with disabilities An overnight staffer at a private school in Massachusetts has been charged with raping a cognitively disabled 19-year-old student, police said. Phillip Houtman, 28, of New Bedford, is being sought by investigators on charges including rape and indece...
17:56 2019-10-11

Fight fake news by tracking political social media, says study Political parties that spread fake news online should be punished with bigger fines and restrictions on their use of data, according to a University of Oxford report....
17:56 2019-10-11

Oil Prices Climb After Iranian Tanker Damaged in Possible Strike Oil prices climbed after an Iranian tanker near the Saudi Arabian coast suffered damage in what the ship’s owner suggested may have been a missile attack....
18:14 2019-10-11

This eccentric $39 million San Francisco mansion could become the most expensive home ever sold in the city Daniel Lunghi for Sotheby’s International Realty A mansion on San Francisco's Gold Coast is on the market for $39 million. If it's sold at the asking price, it will tie the record for San Francisco's most expensive home ever sold. The mansion is bei...
18:14 2019-10-11

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19:42 2019-10-11

England's trip to Bulgaria marred by terrace racism fears England footballers may walk off the pitch against Bulgaria if they hear racism from the stands. Part of the stadium in Sofia will be closed after previous incidents but officials feel their country is being denigrated....
19:42 2019-10-11

South Africa's Jacob Zuma to stand trial for corruption The former South African president has been denied a stay of prosecution to prevent him from being charged in a graft case. He faces 16 charges of fraud, racketeering and money laundering....
19:42 2019-10-11

Europe's most beautiful cities: destination Florence Florence is bursting with artworks and Renaissance buildings, thanks to the Medici! The city in Tuscany is also the cradle of Italian haute couture — and cantuccini....
19:42 2019-10-11

College students burned a Latina professor's book after she urged them to think about their white privilege Twitter/@elainaaan Students at Georgia Southern University burned a novel written by a Latina professor who told them in a lecture to consider their white privilege. Jennine Capó Crucet visited the campus on Wednesday to speak about her novel...
20:00 2019-10-11

More than 100,000 ordered to evacuate as wildfires rage in southern California The notorious Santa Ana winds — linked to the spread of many wildfires — bring a dangerous mix of witheringly low humidity levels and powerful gusts....
20:00 2019-10-11

Appeals Panel Questions Proposal to Limit Exchange Trading Fees Judges for a federal appeals court debated Friday whether federal regulators justified a pilot program that would limit the trading fees stock exchanges charge....
20:28 2019-10-11

Jacksonville Jaguars’ quarterback Gardner Minshew is still available in his own fantasy league: report The Jacksonville Jaguars’ mustachioed rookie quarterback seems to be impressing everyone -- except his hometown friends, one of whom recently revealed: "Gardner Minshew is available in Gardner Minshew's fantasy league."...
20:56 2019-10-11

Britain To Mark Mahatma Gandhi's 1931 Visit With Commemorative Coin Britain will commission a commemorative coin to mark the 90th anniversary of the final visit by Indian independence hero Mahatma Gandhi, its finance minister announced Thursday....
20:56 2019-10-11

Uddhav Thackeray Compares Elections To Match, Says "Have Already Won" Expressing confidence that the BJP-Shiv Sena alliance will once again come to power in Maharashtra, Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Friday said his party wants to make farmers debt-free....
20:56 2019-10-11

Now that it's streaming, submit the Are You Afraid Of The Dark? reboot for the approval of your kids 1990s kids horror TV show Are You Afraid Of The Dark? is notable for two key reasons. For one, its anthologized stories starred baby-sized versions of now-famous, mostly Canadian actors ranging from Ryan Gosling and Elisha Cuthbert to Jay Baruchel an...
20:56 2019-10-11

Global warming is causing moths in the tropics to shrink While chasing moth species up the mountains of Borneo's national parks, scientists from the University of York realized the insects were getting smaller....
21:28 2019-10-11

ALCS: Yankees and Astros collide in anticipated series SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Steve Gardner tells us everything we need to know for the monstrous ALCS showdown between the Yankees and Astros.       ...
21:28 2019-10-11

Kim Kardashian laments painful Met Gala dress: 'If I got to pee, it’s a problem' Kim Kardashian is no stranger to provocative clothing. However, Kardashian West’s 2019 Met Gala attire put the socialite in a rather precarious position that required some intense preparation....
21:56 2019-10-11

Elliott ranks as busiest activist hedge fund in third quarter, again Elliott Management, Paul Singer's $35 billion hedge fund, kept up its blistering pace of pushing for corporate changes during the third quarter, outspending all rivals with campaigns at AT&T and......
21:56 2019-10-11

Analysis: Pain and progress: CNN's LGBTQ town halls mark historic political moment For many Americans, LGBTQ history can be a portal of pain. That's in no small part because it tends to feel so incomplete: lives lived belatedly, lives lost prematurely....
21:56 2019-10-11

‘Heartbreaking’ aerial shots reveal massive ice loss on Mont Blanc Depressing new aerial photographs of Mont Blanc reveal the extent of ice loss over time in the Alps. A century ago, the Swiss pilot and photographer Walter Mittelholzer flew over Mont Blanc in a biplane to photograph the alpine landscape. In August, ...
21:56 2019-10-11

EPA proposes new rules on lead contamination in drinking water The Trump administration on Thursday proposed a rewrite of rules for dealing with lead pipes contaminating drinking water, but critics aren't completely satisfied....
21:56 2019-10-11

Oil prices jump after Iran says missiles struck its tanker Iranian officials say two rockets struck an Iranian tanker traveling through the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia. NBC's Ali Arouzi reports from Tehran....
22:14 2019-10-11

SoftBank group to invest $500 mln in venture capital funds in Latin America Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is planning to invest $500 million in venture capital funds in Latin America, its managing partner in Brazil, Andre Maciel, said on Friday....
22:56 2019-10-11

UPDATE 2-U.S. health officials say vaping illness may have multiple causes U.S. health officials said on Friday there may be more than one cause behind the nationwide outbreak of serious lung illnesses linked to vaping, and that they have not yet seen a meaningful drop in new cases....
22:56 2019-10-11

How to wear fancy polo necks | Jess Cartner-Morley High necklines have been a winter staple for almost a decade, but they needn’t be boringYup, I’m still in a polo neck. This is, I believe, the eighth year running. Getting on for a decade since a high neckline became an October-to-March wardrobe stap...
22:56 2019-10-11

Weight Loss, Digestion And More; 3 Benefits Of Arhar Dal For vegetarians, this particular dal is a great source of protein and healthy carbs. Protein is necessary for overall well-being as our body requires it to build and repair tissues....
23:14 2019-10-11

Turkish artillery barrages reportedly came dangerously close to US troops in Syria Khalil Ashawi/Reuters Turkish artillery fire nearly hit a small group US troops stationed near the Kurdish-held city of Kobane on Friday afternoon, according to multiple media reports. The report comes hours after senior US military officials addres...
23:42 2019-10-11

David Gaider’s Summerfall Studios is staging a musical in video game form with Chorus David Gaider's Summerfall Studios is making something never tried before in video games -- a musical. Chorus is their stab at pulling it off.Read More...
23:42 2019-10-11

Joe Giudice Leaves for Italy Amid Deportation Appeal UPDATE: Joe Giudice's next chapter begins now. The Giudice family attorney confirms to E! News that Joe has been released from U.S. ICE custody and is currently on a plane to Italy.......
00:28 2019-10-12

China drums up hope for a partial trade deal as US tariffs loom A Chinese state newspaper said Friday that a “partial” trade deal would benefit China and the United States, and Washington should take the offer on the table, reflecting Beijing’s aim of cooling the row before more US tariffs kick in. Both sides hav...
00:28 2019-10-12

Girls United: For the International Day of the Girl, Essence's Mentoring Initiative Grows Up It’s the International Day of the Girl, where we focus (as we should every day) on supporting the growth of girls around the world—through advocacy, mentorship and empowerment. And the black girl magic media juggernaut known as Essence has been doing...
00:56 2019-10-12

Jane Fonda arrested in climate change protest on U.S. Capitol steps WASHINGTON DC (NBC NEWS) – Jane Fonda was arrested by Capitol police Friday — and it’s part of her plan to address climate change. The 81-year-old actress and longtime activist was seen being led away from the steps of the Capitol during ...
00:56 2019-10-12

US threatens 'powerful' sanctions against Turkey Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin put Turkey on notice that it could face new "powerful sanctions" and that the U.S. will "shut down the Turkish economy" if Ankara goes too far in its incursion against the Kurds in northern Syria. (Oct. 11)  ...
01:14 2019-10-12

Alexa can now speak Español in the US Alexa users in the US can now speak to their devices in Spanish. Better yet, you can alternate between English and Spanish commands on the fly – no need to switch languages in a menu. ¡Que chévere! The feature is a long time coming. It’s been availab...
01:14 2019-10-12

‘A wake-up call’ – Kane, Southgate bemoan England’s display in Prague "England captain Harry Kane labelled their 2-1 defeat at Czech Republic as a “wake-up call” in what was their first loss in qualifiers for 10 years."...
01:42 2019-10-12

U.S. Olympic champion Dwyer retires after doping ban American double Olympic champion Conor Dwyer on Friday said he was retiring from swimming on the day he was handed a 20-month doping ban that ruled him out of next year's Tokyo Olympics....
02:28 2019-10-12

Djokovic, Federer bow out in Shanghai as 'Next Gen' stars roar into semis The next generation of youngsters made their mark at the Shanghai Masters as Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev knocked out former champions Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer respectively, booking their semi-final spots on Friday....
02:28 2019-10-12

Chris Cuomo apologizes after backlash over pronoun identification exchange with Kamala Harris "She, her, and hers?" CNN host Chris Cuomo asked, after Sen. Kamala Harris had given her preferred pronouns. "Mine too," he said.        ...
02:28 2019-10-12

Amber Rose and boyfriend Alexander Edwards welcome baby boy, Slash Electric Amber Rose is now a "Muva" of two! The model has given birth to a baby boy with her boyfriend Alexander Edwards.        ...
02:28 2019-10-12

With ‘Congratulations on a Job Well Done,’ Trump Announces Kevin McAleenan is Leaving Department of Homeland Security (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump said Friday that Kevin McAleenan was stepping down as the acting secretary of Homeland Security. Trump said McAleenan wanted to spend more time with his family and go to the private sector. “We have w...
02:56 2019-10-12

Elizabeth Warren Had the Ultimate Response to a Question About Same-Sex Marriage and the Internet Took It From There Sen. Elizabeth Warren wasted no time making her thoughts about gay marriage known at the CNN equality town hall on Thursday night. In a clip from the televised forum on LGBTQ issues that has since gone massively viral, the 2020 Democratic presidentia...
02:56 2019-10-12

Steelers rule out QB Rudolph; Hodges to start Devlin Hodges, who took the majority of the first-team reps in practice, will start at quarterback for the Steelers now that Mason Rudolph (concussion) has been ruled out....
03:14 2019-10-12

Mukesh Ambani Remains Richest Indian, Gautam Adani Second On Forbes List The Forbes India Rich List 2019 showed industrialist Gautam Adani jumped 8 spots on the list to become the second richest Indian with net worth of $15.7 billion while Reliance Industries chairman......
03:42 2019-10-12