• By Newsday   -   Jun 18, 2018

    MUSEUM DEDICATED TO HISTORY OF HAIRCUTS OPENS IN NEW YORK

    A new museum in New York City is dedicated to the history of barber shops offering a shave and a haircut alongside its tour of history

    Tour, City, Museum, New York, Shopping
  • By Newsday   -   Jun 18, 2018

    SOME SEEK FANEUIL HALL NAME CHANGE BECAUSE OF SLAVERY TIES

    Name of Boston's venerable Faneuil Hall embroiled in debate because its namesake owned slaves

  • By Newsday   -   Jun 17, 2018

    CARLOTTA WEAKENS TO DEPRESSION NEAR MEXICO COAST

    Tropical Storm Carlotta has weakened to a depression even as it soaks Mexico's Pacific coast in the region of Zihuatanejo

  • By Newsday   -   Jun 17, 2018

    DELTA CREATES SPECIAL RAPID CITY FLIGHT FOR BELGIAN TOURISTS

    Delta Air Lines recently created a special flight to help a group of Belgian tourists reach their South Dakota vacation after experiencing...

    Vacation, Traveling, City, Travel
  • By Newsday   -   Jun 16, 2018

    SPAIN'S KING AND QUEEN: MARDI GRAS INDIANS, JAZZ PERFORMANCE

    Following a red carpet arrival Saturday at the New Orleans Museum of Art, King Felipe the VI and Queen Letizia of Spain enjoyed New...

    Museum, Celebrity, Celebration, Spain, Art, City
  • By Newsday   -   Jun 16, 2018

    THE LATEST: SPAIN'S ROYALS HEAR JAZZ, SEE MARDI GRAS INDIANS

    Following a red carpet arrival at the New Orleans Museum of Art, King Felipe the VI and Queen Letizia of Spain treated to jazz performance...

    Spain, Art, Museum, Culture
  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    THE LATEST: MAN ARRESTED AFTER BLOCKING ARIZONA-NEVADA ROAD

    Authorities say a man who stopped traffic on the main highway between Las Vegas and Phoenix by parking a tactical-style vehicle on...

    Styles, Style, Las Vegas
  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    MAN ATTEMPTING TO ROW ACROSS ATLANTIC GIVES UP QUEST

    A Scottish man seeking to cross the Atlantic alone in a rowboat has abandoned his 3,400 miles quest after being rescued some 500 miles...

  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    COMMUTER RAIL LINE FROM N. HAVEN TO SPRINGFIELD OPENS

    A long-awaited commuter rail line linking New Haven, Hartford and Springfield, Massachusetts opens this weekend with two days of free...

    Rail, Weekends
  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    NEW MEXICO NATIONAL FOREST SAYS NO TO GEOTHERMAL DRILLING

    Underground pockets of boiling water and steam that could have been tapped to produce electricity are now off limits as one national...

  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    OPRAH TO SERVE AS GODMOTHER OF NEW HOLLAND AMERICA SHIP

    Oprah Winfrey will serve as godmother, or ship sponsor, of a new Holland America ship called the Nieuw Statendam.

  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    OPTIMISM ON RAIL BRIDGE PROJECT, BUT FEDERAL FUNDS NEEDED

    Transit officials in New Jersey are praising an agreement to put $600 million toward the replacement of a 108-year-old rail bridge,...

    Rail
  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    ALLEGIANT CANCELS SOME FLIGHTS FOR LACK OF PLANES

    Allegiant is canceling some flights because new planes aren't showing up when they were expected

  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    SPAIN'S KING AND QUEEN IN NEW ORLEANS FOR 300TH ANNIVERSARY

    The king and queen of Spain are in New Orleans to help celebrate the city's 300th anniversary

    Celebrity, Celebration, Spain, City
  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    THE LATEST: FIFA BOSS INFANTINO A WORLD CUP FREQUENT FLYER

    It's a tough travel schedule for FIFA President Gianni Infantino's plan to visit all 12 stadiums seeing all 32 teams play at the World...

    Traveling, Travel
  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    THE LATEST: INSPECTORS CHECKED RIDE HOURS BEFORE DERAILMENT

    Florida officials say a roller coaster that derailed and sent two riders plummeting to the ground had passed a state inspection just...

  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    OUR OVERNIGHT VISIT TO THE INTREPID MUSEUM IN NEW YORK CITY

    Have you ever visited the Intrepid?

    New York, Museum, City
  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    REGIONAL AMERICAN AIRLINES CARRIER CANCELS 100S OF FLIGHTS

    A regional carrier for American Airlines has canceled hundreds of flights around the country, with many to and from Charlotte-Douglas...

    International, Airlines
  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    RIDERS PLUNGE 34 FEET, OTHERS HURT IN ROLLER COASTER DERAIL

    Six people have been taken to a hospital after a roller coaster in Florida derailed, leaving some riders dangling 34 feet above the...

    People
  • By Newsday   -   Jun 15, 2018

    NEW DELHI ORDERS CONSTRUCTION HALT AS POLLUTION LEVELS SOAR

    New Delhi officials have ordered a two-day halt to construction in an attempt to reduce choking pollution that has cloaked the city...

    Delhi, City