tourism

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America’s Most Patriotic Summer Vacation Spots

The U.S.A. boasts all-American tourist spots from sea to shining sea.

06/25/2015

Authorities say Marilyn Jean Hartman has tried repeatedly to get on board flights without a boarding pass. She was initially taken into custody after sneaking aboard a flight from San Jose to Los Angeles. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Witness In ‘Maternity Tourism’ Probe Arrested At LAX

A woman from China has been arrested for attempting to leave the U.S., where she is a material witness in a probe of so-called “maternity tourism.”

04/27/2015

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How To Stay Healthy When Traveling

Here are some practical tips to help prevent you from getting sick while traveling.

02/25/2015

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Sacramento Cruise Ship Passenger Tells Senate About Her High Seas Horror

Woman testifies she was choked and raped on a Royal Caribbean cruise by one of the line’s employees.

07/23/2014

One Third Of San Francisco Cabbies Switch To Ridesharing Services

Unable To Strike, Cable Car Workers In San Francisco Call In Sick

San Francisco’s famed cable cars were not running Monday morning and the rest of the city’s transit system was experiencing rush-hour delays after workers called in sick, transportation officials said.

06/02/2014

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Ultimate Guide To Your Summer Road Trip

Make the most of your summer with this ultimate guide to road trips.

05/09/2014

Visitors to Yosemite will be encouraged to park in designated off-road areas while exploring the Tuolumne River. (Getty Images)

Yosemite National Park: No More Parking By The River

Plan prohibits visitors from leaving their cars on the roadside near the Tuolumne River.

03/14/2014

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Rim Fire Puts Labor Day Weekend Tourist Plans In Quandary

Those who keep their hard-to-get Labor Day lodging reservations in Yosemite will enjoy a pleasant surprise: stunning views of the towering granite icons Half Dome and El Capitan with less of the usual holiday congestion.

08/29/2013

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Stockton Sees Year-Over-Year Increase In Tourism

A city that had been plagued with a record number of homicides in 2012 also experienced surprisingly high numbers in the area of tourism.

02/25/2013

England Redux

Talk about satisfying: spending a full week in England with my family, revisiting my college and reconnecting with old friends. I lived in England for five years, but that was more than twenty years ago […]

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