How a trip with a three-legged dog helped an ex-Marine find redemption
In September of 2016, Rob Kugler got some terrible news about his beloved dog, a black lab named Bella. The bone cancer that had taken her left front leg just a year earlier had spread to her lungs…
Humpback whale breaches almost on top of a tourist boat in Alaska
Footage captured the breath-taking scene on a whale-watching trip in Gustavus, Alaska. The humpback whale leaps out of the water next to the boat causing people to gasp in shock.
North Shore educators learn what it takes to be U.S. Marines
The following is the second in a series of stories from a February trip to the U.S. Marine Corps’ Recruiting Depot at Parris Island, S.C., with a
Alaska, new summits, trails top Solano retiree's bucket list
FAIRFIELD — Dianne Luna found God on the summit of Mount Shasta. And now that the 55-year-old Solano County Central Services manager has retired, a two-month trip to Alaska will be the next of her spiritual adventures. The bucket list also includes Mount Kilimanjaro, and closer to home, the Cucamong
Smart Talk Road Trip to 2019 Farm Show
Tuesday's Smart Talk takes a road trip to the 2019 Farm Show.
Trip Guide: Canadian
A small town that has just enough of everything but not too much of anything, which makes it an ideal place to while away an unhurried weekend.
Casco Bay Lines board votes for larger ferry despite islanders’ concerns
The directors also vote to limit the number of people who can ride to Peaks Island to 499 per trip, but will allow as many as 599 people to return to Portland.
Alaska and food experiences top Connecticut’s vacation go-to list
The trips are likely to be to familiar foreign food capitals, like France, Italy and Spain, says Fran Mayko, public affairs officer at AAA’s regional Hamden office, but not necessarily. Mayko, who has a daughter living in Hawaii, offered the example of the newly reimagined Surfjack Hotel and Swim Club that, though traditionally located near Waikiki beaches, offers inland farm-to-table tours. In the U.S., national parks…
What happened when a lawmaker said women get abortions for ‘a free trip to the city’
The Alaska House approved a censure against Wasilla Republican Rep. David Eastman May 10 for claiming women in rural villages try to get pregnant so they can get a free trip to the city for an abortion.
Why Russia gave up Alaska
The tale of how and why Russia ceded its control over Alaska to the U.S. 150 years ago is actually two tales and two intertwining histories.
Why cross city lines?
In a letter to the Mississippi Gaming Commission, Gulfport Mayor Billy Hewes opposed a proposed Biloxi casino site.
10 quick trips to Iowa's past
The past resides in the present around Northeast Iowa, in the form of museums, landmarks and business establishments that have flourished as the years pile up. Here are just a
Tips for taking smartphones on trips
Many travelers are familiar with this scenario: You are finally going on that well-earned vacation. You decide to take your smartphone on the journey. But
Day Trips: Top 10s
What a rush: AP reporter zip lines off the Eiffel Tower
PARIS (AP) — What could possibly go wrong?I was 122 meters (400 feet) up on the Eiffel Tower, with Paris spread out in all its glory in miniature
Trips for Week of June 10
The following trips are announced for the week of June 10: Andy’s Bus TripsFoxwoods Casino - Saturday, June 30 - price $25 - receive free
Trips for Week of May 20
The following trips are announced for the week of May 20: Andy’s Bus TripsFoxwoods Casino: Saturday, May 26; $25 receive free buffet or $10
How to survive a European road trip
For Americans, renting a car and hitting the highway in Europe can be fun, or terrifying, or expensive, or all of the above. Here are some tips to make it more memorable than maddening.
Middle schoolers learn from Marines
Wahpeton Middle School seventh graders received a lesson about what it means to serve in the American military on Thursday, Nov. 9. Four area Marines discussed everything from the Toys
20 Orlando restaurants that are actually worth the trip to International Drive
Here are some of the better place to grab a bite to eat when forced to brave I-Drive.