• By Newsday   -   Aug 18, 2018

    GRAND CANYON ROAD CLOSED BECAUSE OF WILDFIRE IS REOPENING

    Grand Canyon National Park is reopening a scenic road to a North Rim vista that was closed Aug. 4 because of a lightning-caused wildfire

  • By Newsday   -   Aug 18, 2018

    BRITISH, UKRAINIAN PARAGLIDERS ARE KILLED IN MACEDONIA

    Macedonian authorities say two paragliders have died in central Macedonia when their parachutes collided in the air

  • By Newsday   -   Aug 18, 2018

    SEATTLE POLICE LOOK FOR MAN CUTTING RENTAL BIKE BRAKE LINES

    Seattle police say they're looking for a man caught on surveillance video cutting brake lines on bike-share bicycles in an act that...

    Look
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 18, 2018

    YELLOWSTONE CONTINUES EFFORT TO RESTORE NATIVE FISH

    Wildlife managers are undertaking a project to eliminate nonnative fish from the upper Gibbon River drainage in Yellowstone National...

    Wildlife
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 18, 2018

    GAS PRICES DROP AS END OF SUMMER DRIVING SEASON APPROACHES

    Gas prices in New Jersey are dropping as the Labor Day weekend and the end of the summer driving season approaches

    Weekends
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 18, 2018

    PEAK-LOVERS PIQUED AS WELSH MOUNTAIN DOWNGRADED TO HILL

    The Welsh mountain Fan y Big has had a comedown it has been downgraded to a hill

  • By Newsday   -   Aug 18, 2018

    THOUSANDS AWAIT RESCUE AMID DEADLY SOUTH INDIAN FLOODS

    Thousands of stranded people are waiting for rescue as relentless monsoon floods batter the south Indian state of Kerala, where more...

    People
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 18, 2018

    SCIENTISTS DOWNGRADE ALERT LEVEL FOR HAWAII VOLCANO

    Slowing activity at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is prompting scientists to lower their alert level for the mountain

  • By Newsday   -   Aug 17, 2018

    LAWYERS: DISCHARGED ARMY SPECIALIST GRANTED US CITIZENSHIP

    Lawyers for a South Korean-born U.S. Army specialist who sued after the military discharged her say she's been granted citizenship

  • By Newsday   -   Aug 17, 2018

    JUDGE DENIES BID TO BLOCK SQUAW VALLEY SKI RESORT PROJECT

    Environmentalists have lost their latest legal bid to block a major redevelopment project at a Lake Tahoe-area ski resort that hosted...

    Skiing, Ski, Resort
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 17, 2018

    THE CONTRASTS OF JAFFA, ISRAEL: WANDER ITS VIBRANT STREETS FOR SHOPPING, FOOD, ART AND MORE

    Explore a famous flea market, take cooking lessons and find Instagram posts at every turn.

    Shopping, Food, Cooking, Art
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 17, 2018

    'DISRUPTIVE' MAN IN TINKERBELL DRESS OUSTED FROM RYANAIR JET

    Authorities say a man dressed as Tinkerbell has been removed from a plane at London's Stansted Airport for disruptive behavior

    London, Dress
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 17, 2018

    SURVIVOR, SHAKEN, DESCRIBES PLUNGE OFF BRIDGE IN ITALY

    One survivor of the Genoa bridge collapse was in his car as it plunged 45 meters to the ground along with falling sections of highway...

    Cars, Italy, Car
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 17, 2018

    LONG-DISTANCE BUS OVERTURNS ON GERMAN HIGHWAY, 16 HURT

    Authorities say a bus headed from Stockholm to Berlin has come off a highway in northeastern Germany and overturned, injuring 16

    Berlin
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 17, 2018

    SURVIVOR, SHAKEN, DESCRIBES PLUNGE OFF BRIDGE IN ITALY

    Excavators have begun clearing large sections of the collapsed highway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa in the search for people...

    People, Italy, City
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 17, 2018

    BENJAMIN SMITH NEW CEO OF AIR FRANCE-KLM, UNIONS CONCERNED

    Air France-KLM's unions voiced their concerns and skepticism after the company appointed Benjamin Smith as new CEO with the support...

    France
  • By Newsday   -   Aug 17, 2018

    PLANE SKIDS OFF RAINY MANILA RUNWAY, RIPS OFF ENGINE, WHEEL

    A plane from China has skidded off a runway at Manila's airport while landing in a downpour and its 157 passengers and eight crew members...

  • By Newsday   -   Aug 16, 2018

    NTSB REPORT OFFERS LITTLE INSIGHT INTO ALASKA PLANE CRASH

    A preliminary report on the crash of a sight-seeing airplane at Denali National Park describes the flight path but gives no details...

  • By Newsday   -   Aug 16, 2018

    NEWSEUM TO HONOR LEGENDARY BLACK JOURNALIST WITH STATUE

    A pioneering black woman journalist is being honored with a statue in the nation's capital

  • By Newsday   -   Aug 16, 2018

    PLANE FROM CHINA SKIDS OFF MANILA RUNWAY AMID DOWNPOUR

    Philippine officials say a Boeing passenger plane from China skidded off a runway while landing amid a downpour at Manila's airport...