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Pilot buys pizzas for passengers grounded by storm

Pilot buys pizzas for passengers grounded by storm

“I put my hand over the phone and I said: ‘Guys, you’re coming back,’” Ritchie said, recalling what he told his employees.

Germany’s Lufthansa plans long-haul budget airline

Deutsche Lufthansa AG, Germany’s biggest airline, has been trying to cut costs amid tough competition from European budget carriers and aggressively expanding government-owned Gulf airlines.

World's largest folk art market opens in Santa Fe

World’s largest folk art market opens in Santa Fe

“We’ve had many fashion experts shop the market, visionary designers from Donna Karan, Yves Saint Laurent, Anthropologie, and Coach among them,” said market founder Judith Espinar.

Kids studying abroad are now never out of touch

Kids studying abroad are now never out of touch

“I knew they were worried and that they’d be waiting by the mailbox,” she said.

Go For the Food: Dim sum in the Land of Barbecue

Go For the Food: Dim sum in the Land of Barbecue

The new Bo Lings has more seating, ultra-modern decor and a revamped menu that in addition to traditional Chinese fare, also includes sushi, a bakery and an elaborate happy hour.

Virgin Galactic partners with New Mexico hotel

Virgin Galactic also announced a contract with World Class Gourmet of Las Cruces to provide catering for travelers during their training at Spaceport and said it is relocating more of its staff to New Mexico and will be hiring locally in the next few months.

Spain's famed bull run festival begins in Pamplona

Spain’s famed bull run festival begins in Pamplona

The fiesta, an uproarious blend of hair-raising daily bull runs and all-night partying, was immortalized in Ernest Hemingway’s 1926 novel “The Sun Also Rises.”

Some US-bound air travelers must turn on phones 

Some US-bound air travelers must turn on phones 

“As the traveling public knows, all electronic devices are screened by security officers,” the TSA said in the Sunday release announcing the new steps.

Baltimore: Poe, painted screens, vintage treasures

Baltimore: Poe, painted screens, vintage treasures

Instead, I went looking for old things connected to the city’s history and quirky local culture — everything from Edgar Allan Poe to row houses and painted window screens, a utilitarian folk art that’s being revived.

2 hotels get overhauls in sign of Sin City upswing

2 hotels get overhauls in sign of Sin City upswing

“We are very excited to be taking this important part of Vegas history and reinventing it for the next generation of Las Vegas visitors,” said new owner David Siegel, who was hoisted up by a crane Tuesday to help as crews removed the letters “LVH” from the hotel’s giant marquee.