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10 tips for responsible camping

Camping can be a blast, but following best practices is key to having an experience that's both enjoyable and safe for often fragile enviro… Read more

Brussels highlights sun-splashed summer with flower carpet

BRUSSELS (AP) — Brussels is highlighting its sun-splashed summer with a Mexican-themed carpet of over half a million flowers on its historic Grand-Place. Read more

Was a great white shark to blame for Cape Cod attack?

TRURO, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts' leading shark expert is trying to determine if the first person to be attacked in waters off the state since 2012 was bitten by a great white shark. Read more

WWII POWs buried as unknowns in Hawaii get memorial marker

HONOLULU (AP) — Nancy Kragh grew up without her father, who was among 400 prisoners of war killed when a ship taking them from the Philippines to Japan was bombed. Read more

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Heavy monsoon rains kill 67 in southern India, close airport

NEW DELHI (AP) — Torrential monsoon rains have disrupted air and train services in the southern Indian state of Kerala, where flooding, landslides and bridge collapses have killed at least 67 people in the past week, officials said Wednesday. Read more

The Latest: Vehicle tow chain sparked small California fire

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on wildfires burning across the U.S. West (all times local): Read more

Official: People trapped by flooding OK, assessing damage

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Flash floods caused by pre-dawn downpours washed out bridges, submerged vehicles, clogged yards and roads with debris and temporarily trapped dozens of people in their upstate New York homes Tuesday, causing extensive damage but no reported deaths. Read more

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Destinations Photo Contest Spotlight: See some of your best photos of Europe

Our previous Destinations Travel Photo Contest hosted some wonderful photos taken by travelers such as YOU! From wildlife to waterfalls, su… Read more

Our top 12 favorite Midwest roller coasters

This spring Silver Dollar City in Branson, Mo., opened a new roller coaster, the Time Traveler. We still haven't made it out there to see i… Read more

These are the best cities in the US to take a 'beercation'

Are you planning a vacation? Do you like beer? If you answered yes to both, a "beercation" might be exactly what you need. Read more

Destinations Photo Contest Spotlight: See some of your best photos of Las Vegas

Our recent Destinations Travel Photo Contest hosted some wonderful photos taken by travelers such as YOU! From wildlife to waterfalls, suns… Read more

Destinations Photo Contest Spotlight: See some of your best weather photos

Our Destinations Travel Photo Contest hosted some wonderful photos taken by travelers such as YOU! From wildlife to waterfalls, sunsets to … Read more

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Hawaii to allow Lyft, Uber to operate at Honolulu airport

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii will allow ride-hailing services to operate at the Honolulu airport on a permanent basis after changes were approved to administration rules. Read more

Investors plan $10 million restoration to Chinatown building

HONOLULU (AP) — A group of investors is planning a $10 million restoration to an iconic building in Honolulu's historic Chinatown district that is expected to include a new restaurant and boutique hotel. Read more

Monument damaged by storm closed temporarily for repairs

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A national monument in north-central New Mexico is closed temporarily due to storm damage to the access road, trails and other facilities. Read more