Travel

US airlines running behind schedule so far in 2014

The government says that in the first six months of the year, the rate of late flights was the highest since 2008 and cancelations were the highest since 2000.

A guide for fliers worried about Ebola outbreak

A guide for fliers worried about Ebola outbreak

As the Ebola outbreak in West Africa grows, airlines around the globe are closely monitoring the situation but have yet to make any drastic changes.

Greek isles: Views, beaches, sunsets and crowds

Greek isles: Views, beaches, sunsets and crowds

Little wonder the place draws gaggles of visitors — enough to make even crowd-loving extroverts long for a peaceful island paradise.

Red ceramic poppies spill from Tower of London

Red ceramic poppies spill from Tower of London

“I’m literally trying to represent people because a number is a number, but if you see it all like this it is a visual idea of how many people were there,” said its creator, Paul Cummins.

Go For the Food: Mexican food in Salt Lake City

Go For the Food: Mexican food in Salt Lake City

Cooks shave the meat seasoned with chipotle and guajillo peppers, pile it into warm corn tortillas and top with onion, cilantro and matchstick slices of fresh fruit.

Missing from New Zealand's ski slopes? Snow

Missing from New Zealand’s ski slopes? Snow

“It’s going to be hard, really hard. We don’t have the extra money to spend on maintenance,” he says.

US warns against traveling to Ebola-hit countries

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say the risk of the deadly disease coming to the United States remains small.

Teens love vacation selfies; adults, not so much

Teens love vacation selfies; adults, not so much

It shows “they are engaged and excited about where they are and what they are doing,” said Susan Austin, a photographer and Iowa mom.

Crayola to open family attraction in Orlando

“We definitely feel like there’s an opportunity to expand in major markets around the country,” said Crayola CEO Mike Perry in an interview before the announcement.

Elegant Louvre Garden in Paris infested with rats

Elegant Louvre Garden in Paris infested with rats

The vermin are finding a lifeline from “people who don’t want us to kill animals,” said Jean-Claude Ndzana Ekani, a museum employee who was working Tuesday with technicians from an extermination company,