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  • American man missing after falling from raft in Bali river
    DENPASAR, Indonesia -- A search resumed Tuesday for an American man who fell into a fast-flowing river while whitewater rafting on Indonesia’s tourist island of Bali.Robinaugh Clifford Neil, 63, was among a group of 10 foreign tourists floating on two rafts on the Ayung River when they encountered trouble Monday... Read more
    Source: ABC - Travel Published on: 2022-10-03 By The Associated Press
  • Storm-battered Florida businesses face arduous rebuilding
    Walt Disney World and other tourist attractions in central Florida appeared to have avoided severe damage from Hurricane Ian. But many businesses on the state's southwestern coast were hammered and face a long rebuilding process.In Fort Myers, video posted on social media showed the Times Square, a colorful area of... Read more
    Source: ABC - Travel Published on: 2022-09-29 By DAVID KOENIG AP Business Writer
  • Live Updates: Hurricane Ian destroys historic Naples Pier
    The Latest on Hurricane Ian:NAPLES, Fla. — The Naples Pier, a top tourist destination, has been destroyed by Hurricane Ian, with even the pilings torn out, a county official said Thursday.The storm sent waves of at least 20 feet over the historic structure, said Penny Taylor, a commission in Collier... Read more
    Source: ABC - Travel Published on: 2022-09-29 By The Associated Press
  • Arizona museum exhibit marks end to de Kooning painting saga
    PHOENIX -- After a Willem de Kooning painting worth millions was brazenly stolen in 1985 from an Arizona museum, the staff clung to the hope that it would turn up one day. But nobody could have predicted “Woman-Ochre” would find its way back through the kindness of strangers in a... Read more
    Source: ABC - Travel Published on: 2022-09-28 By TERRY TANG Associated Press
  • JetBlue, Southwest spar over slots in antitrust trial
    Senior executives of JetBlue Airways and Southwest Airlines argued in court Wednesday over JetBlue's controversial partnership with American Airlines that the Biden administration is seeking the thwart. JetBlue CEO Robin Hayes told a federal court in Boston the partnership will help his airline grow, accommodate customers whose flights gets canceled,... Read more
    Source: ABC - Travel Published on: 2022-09-28 By DAVID KOENIG AP Airlines Writer
  • Storm scenes: Voices of fear, hope as Ian lashes Florida
    Hurricane Ian struck a large swath of Florida on Wednesday. Evacuations were ordered ahead of the tropical system, but some travelers got stuck trying to leave; other residents decided to try to ride out the storm.Here are some of the stories and scenes from Florida and beyond, as slow-moving Ian... Read more
    Source: ABC - Travel Published on: 2022-09-28 By The Associated Press
  • Hurricane Ian strikes Cuba, Florida braces for winds, floods
    HAVANA -- Hurricane Ian tore into western Cuba as a major hurricane Tuesday, knocking out power to the entire country and leaving 11 million people without electricity, before churning on a collision course with Florida over warm Gulf waters amid expectations it would strengthen into a catastrophic Category 4 storm.... Read more
    Source: ABC - Travel Published on: 2022-09-27
  • Vegas attraction closed after 3rd dolphin death in 5 months
    LAS VEGAS -- A dolphin habitat at a hotel on the Las Vegas Strip has been temporarily closed after the third mammal death at the attraction in five months.Officials at the Mirage Secret Garden and Habitat said an 11-year-old bottlenose dolphin named K2 died Saturday.The cause of death remains unclear,... Read more
    Source: ABC - Travel Published on: 2022-09-27 By The Associated Press
  • US case against American Airlines and JetBlue heads to court
    DALLAS -- The government's antitrust lawsuit against American Airlines and JetBlue begins Tuesday and the outcome could determine how closely the Biden administration examines other airline deals, including JetBlue's pending attempt to buy Spirit Airlines.The Justice Department and six states are suing American and JetBlue to break up their partnership... Read more
    Source: ABC - Travel Published on: 2022-09-26 By DAVID KOENIG AP Airlines Writer
  • Man wants to defend himself in fatal Wisconsin parade attack
    A man accused of killing six people and injuring dozens of others by driving an SUV through a Christmas parade in Wisconsin last year wants to represent himself in a trial that is scheduled to begin in a little more than a week. Darrell Brooks Jr.'s public defender, Jeremy Perri,... Read more
    Source: ABC - Travel Published on: 2022-09-23 By GRETCHEN EHLKE Associated Press