• By Newsday   -   May 26, 2019

    US SANCTIONS ON IRAN FELT IN IRAQI SHIITE TOURIST SHOPS

    Shop owners in Baghdad's Shiite holy neighborhood of Kadhimiya are feeling the pain of U.S. sanctions on Iran

    Shopping
  • By Newsday   -   May 26, 2019

    MAN DIES IN HAWAII AFTER REPORTED SHARK ATTACK

    A man has died in Hawaii after a reported shark attack

  • By Newsday   -   May 25, 2019

    GRIZZLY BEARS PUSH INTO LOWLAND AREAS AS LEGAL FIGHT DRAGS

    Grizzly bears are spreading into new areas of the U.S. Northern Rockies, expanding from remote wildernesses to low-level farmland amid...

  • By Newsday   -   May 25, 2019

    HAWAII WOMAN MISSING FOR 2 WEEKS RESCUED FROM MAUI FOREST

    A Hawaii woman has been found alive in a forest on Maui island after going missing more than two weeks ago

  • By Newsday   -   May 25, 2019

    US CHALLENGES PART OF RULING THAT BLOCKED GRIZZLY BEAR HUNTS

    U.S. officials want a federal appeals court to overturn part of a judge's ruling that blocked the first grizzly bear hunts in the Lower...

  • By Newsday   -   May 24, 2019

    BOSTON ARTS MUSEUM BANS 2 VISITORS FOR OFFENSIVE LANGUAGE

    Boston's Museum of Fine Arts has banned two visitors and vowed to change protocols for guards after minority middle school students...

    Art, Museum, Trip
  • By Newsday   -   May 24, 2019

    THE LATEST: US ATTORNEYS CHALLENGE GRIZZLY BEAR RULING

    U.S. officials are asking a federal appeals court to overturn part of a judge's ruling that blocked the first grizzly bear hunts in...

  • By Newsday   -   May 24, 2019

    UNITED AIRLINES EXTENDS CANCELLATION OF BOEING MAX FLIGHTS

    United Airlines is extending the cancellation of flights using the Boeing 737 Max by another month, into early August

    Airlines
  • By Newsday   -   May 24, 2019

    ARREST MADE IN INVESTIGATION OF SUBWAY BRAKE INCIDENTS

    New York City police have made an arrest in their investigation into a series of subway emergency brake activations

    New York, City
  • By Newsday   -   May 24, 2019

    CRACKS APPEARING IN WORLD WAR II MEMORIAL IN WASHINGTON

    The National Park Service is assessing a series of cracks that have begun to appear in the World War II Memorial as Washington, D.C.,...

    Weekends
  • By Newsday   -   May 24, 2019

    BRANDON MAXWELL TALKS 'PROJECT RUNWAY,' UNDRESSING LADY GAGA

    Designer Brandon Maxwell talks 'Project Runway' and undressing Lady Gaga at the Met Gala

    Gala, Design
  • By Newsday   -   May 24, 2019

    VOLCANO ON INDONESIA'S BALI ERUPTS, FLIGHTS CANCELED

    Bali's airport has canceled flights following an eruption of the Mount Agung volcano that spread ash over the south of the Indonesian...

  • By Newsday   -   May 24, 2019

    AP WAS THERE: 1979 CHICAGO AMERICAN AIRLINES CRASH KILLS 273

    AP WAS THERE: 1979 American Airlines Flight 191 crash at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport kills 273

    Chicago, International, Airlines
  • By Newsday   -   May 24, 2019

    BRANDON MAXWELL TALKS 'PROJECT RUNWAY,' UNDRESSING LADY GAGA

    Designer Brandon Maxwell talks 'Project Runway' and undressing Lady Gaga at the Met Gala

    Gala, Design
  • By Newsday   -   May 24, 2019

    HISTORIC COTTAGES COULD BE TORN DOWN IN NORTH MISSISSIPPI

    The National Park Service is considering dismantling some historic buildings in Mississippi because nobody has been willing to lease...

  • By Newsday   -   May 24, 2019

    AFTER SHARK ATTACKS, IS CAPE COD READY FOR TOURIST SEASON?

    Tourist season on Cape Cod is opening this Memorial Day weekend with uncertainty after last year's two shark attacks

    Weekends
  • By Newsday   -   May 24, 2019

    CHINA TO SUPPORT AIRLINES SEEKING COMPENSATION FROM BOEING

    Chinese airline association backs carriers' demands for compensation

    Airlines
  • By Newsday   -   May 23, 2019

    FAA MEETS WITH INTERNATIONAL REGULATORS OVER BOEING 737 MAX

    US aviation regulators are meeting with counterparts from more than 30 countries to discuss how they'll determine when the troubled...

    International, Aviation
  • By Newsday   -   May 23, 2019

    THEME PARK ATTENDANCE CROSSES HALF-BILLION MARK FOR 1ST TIME

    Worldwide attendance at the 10 biggest operators of amusement parks increased 4% last year and crossed the threshold of a half-billion...

    Theme Park
  • By Newsday   -   May 23, 2019

    CUBA TRIES TO REVIVE ITS ONCE-GREAT RAILWAY NETWORK

    Cuba's railway system is undergoing a major overhaul, with the government pushing a program to revamp the decrepit and aging network...

    Rail, Car, Cars, Latin America