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Tel Aviv airport

US, European airlines halt flights to Israel

Passengers boarding an El Al flight at Israel's Ben Gurion airport were settling into their seats, when a civil defense siren howled.

Bloomberg blurb

Bloomberg flying to Israel to protest FAA ban

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg flew to Israel Tuesday night to protest a ban by the Federal Aviation Administration that is preventing U.S. airlines from flying into or out of Israel's Ben Gurion International Airport.

Montreal, Quebec

Tourisme Montréal/Pierre-Luc Dufour

An optimist's guide to travel bargains

Just as every bull market has a bear, every tourist destination has a flip side, a season when prices go down and savvy, flexible travelers can score big savings. Especially those who are good at spotting silver linings.

Parco Nazionale Arcipelago Toscano - Montecristo

Parco Nazionale Arcipelago Toscano

Doing time on Italy's prison islands

For centuries Italy has housed its convicts and political enemies on some of the myriad tiny islands that dot its stunning coastline. Though they once held some of the country's most-wanted criminals, these prison islands are now among its most-wanted vacation destinations.

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Larry Downing / Reuters

FAA bans US-Israel flights, citing rocket attack

A number of the world's leading airlines on Tuesday suspended flights to Israel's main airport after a rocket fired from Gaza struck about a mile from its runways.

The Federal Aviation Administration ordered U.S. airlines to stop flying to or from Te...

Canceled flights Jan 22


Massive flight disruptions expected in China

Hundreds of flights to and from eastern China were canceled or delayed Monday and state media warned that more disruptions should be expected in the next few weeks.

Bizarro Roller Coaster, Six Flags New England

Summer bummer: Six Flags attendance tanks

Six Flags took a dive on Monday and not in a fun roller coaster kind of way.

The theme park's shares plunged as much as 9% after the company disclosed an attendance drop.

Only 8.2 million people went to one of Six Flags' 18 parks in April, May or June...

Hamish McHamish

Courtesy Hamish McHamish

8 unlikely, adorable city mascots

The world's most adorable city mascots have some heady responsibilities and impressive lines on their CVs, from running a train station to gracing a "Vanity Fair" cover with Hollywood elite. But cuteness alone didn't get them their celebrity. Their stories did.

Airport security, TSA

Robert Johnson/CNN

TSA passenger security fee rises

The costs of your airline travel will rise a little today, thanks to the federal government.

Airline passenger security fees charged by the Transportation Security Administration are increasing because of the congressional budget deal passed in Decem...

Solo Paddle Boarder Making World Record Canada-to-Mexico Trip

Solo Paddle Boarder Making World Record Canada-to-Mexico Trip

One man is paddle boarding more than 1,400 miles from Canada to the Mexico border. That man is Will Schmidt.

Airplane traffic

REUTERS/Charles Platiau

MH17 crash prompts flight detours

Commercial airlines that usually cross eastern Ukraine on their flights to Europe, Asia and elsewhere are detouring away from the volatile region in light of Thursday's suspicious crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17.

The Federal Aviation Administrati...

Bald Eagles Making a Comeback on Channel Islands

Bald Eagles Making a Comeback on Channel Islands

Bald Eagles are inhabiting the Channel Islands once again after more than 50 years of being endangered.

Automotive Headlines

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Chrysler recalls 792,000 older Jeeps

Chrysler recalled about 792,000 older SUVs Tuesday for ignition switch problems.…


Fiat: We're not talking merger with VW

Fiat denied Thursday it was in merger talks with Volkswagen, but its shares held on…

VW Beetle electric

Classic VW Beetle goes electric

If you want an electric car with some personality, how about a classic Volkswagen…

GM HQ Detroit with Chevrolet sign

Here's what's so outrageous about the GM debacle

Senators didn't hold back Thursday as they grilled General Motors CEO Mary Barra.…

Honda pink car

Feds may press automakers further on mileage claims

The federal government may require automakers to road test cars to ensure the…

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BMW recalls 1.6 million cars on airbag concerns

BMW Group is recalling 1.6 million of its popular 3 Series vehicles, making it the…

Gas Price Headlines

VW Beetle electric

Classic VW Beetle goes electric

If you want an electric car with some personality, how about a classic Volkswagen…

Gas prices

5 simple tips to save at gas pump

You don't have to be a serious gearhead to ease your pain at the gas pump. We've…

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Highest July 4 gas prices in 6 years

Get ready to pay more at the pump this holiday weekend.

2015 Kia Soul EV

Kia Soul now plugs in

On the outside, it looks much like the conventional Kia Soul. However, this version…

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Nevada driver charged $975 for gas

Imagine you put $10 worth of gas in your car using your debit card and got billed…

Pumping gas

Glitch leads to 1-cent gas at Illinois station

An Illinois gas station caused traffic jams over the weekend when it accidentally…

Traffic Headlines


Drivers Stung in a Sting Come Close to Hitting Pedestrians

A crackdown on drivers who won't stop for pedestrians in a crosswalk is underway in…

Roundbout Giving Drivers in the Santa Ynez Valley a New Way Around

An intersection that's become very busy because of its location near wine country…

Carmaker Endorses Bill Named After Sisters Killed In Rental

Carmaker Endorses Bill Named After Sisters Killed In Rental Car Crash

General Motors announced its endorsement of a rental car safety act named after the…

Car Into House

Oceano Couple Speaks Out About Car Crashing Into Their Home

"'Alvin are you going to check your blood? Because he likes to check it at 9…

VTA Fatal Traffic Collision

Car Accident Leaves One Woman Dead in Ventura

One woman is dead after she was struck in a parking lot Monday night.

Oceano Car into building

Elderly Couple Narrowly Missed After Car Crashes into Home

An elderly couple narrowly avoided injury after an SUV crashed into their home…

Weather Headlines

Typhoon Matmo

Typhoon Matmo projected to hit Taiwan

After super Typhoon Rammasun battered parts of the Philippines and China last week,…

Burned vehicles NW wildfires

Northwest wildfires char a million acres

Nearly a million acres were burning as 21 wildfires raged in the Pacific Northwest…

Aftermath of Typhoon Rammasun

More than 100 killed by Typhoon Rammasun

The strongest typhoon to hit southern China in four decades has killed at least 16…

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Wildfires drive residents from homes

Wildfires spanning almost 250,000 acres are driving hundreds of people from their…

Drought Impacting Harvest For Local Winemakers

Mother Nature has made it a busy time for some local wineries as they rush to get…

Typhoon Rammasun

38 dead as Typhoon Rammasun hits Philippines

The Philippines' first major typhoon of the season has churned across the country,…

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