| Feb 21, 2011
| 9:52 AM
MIAMI — The new Disney Dream has a water ride, the AquaDuck, that propels guests through a clear tube that loops out over the edge of the ship. It has two interactive game floors that parents want to play on. too; a 3-D theater that screens Disney...
| Feb 27, 2011
For tourist information about foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. Several no longer list phone numbers, so information is through their website only. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-...
| Jul 6, 2011
Born in Utah and raised in Alaska, singer Jewel Kilcher, known professionally simply as Jewel, has put down roots in Texas with husband Ty Murray. She debuted in 1995 with her album "Pieces of You," which sold more than 15 million copies, thanks to her...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 4:51 PM
Hurricane Irene, already a 120-mph powerhouse with tropical storm winds 230 miles from its center, was turning toward North Carolina's Outer Banks late Wednesday en route to a very wet and potentially dangerous weekend encounter with Maryland's Eastern...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 4:13 PM
For the first time in more than a decade, air travelers will be able to board a scheduled commercial jet at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport next summer and fly to continental Europe.
BWI officials and Condor Airlines...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 3:32 PM
Baltimore and the Bahamas' Freeport have a lot in common. They're both cities with a mix of tourist areas and heavy industry, and both often play second banana to a national capital.
Now the two cities are linked by a direct air service that began...
| Oct 12, 2010
There were other cruises available, but Susan Bradley and her family chose Royal Caribbean International's Oasis of the Seas because its three ports of calling sounded ideal.
The seven-day cruise, which set sail from Florida on May 22, was scheduled to...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 12:53 PM
Born in Taiwan, raised in Australia and living in Philadelphia, classical violinist Ray Chen doesn't spend much time at home these days. "I really live out of a suitcase," said the 21-year-old musician, whose debut CD, "Virtuoso," is just being released....
| Oct 5, 2010
| 4:19 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Closing arguments will continue Tuesday in n the trial of three people accused of conspiring to provide drugs to Anna Nicole Smith.
Smith's former boyfriend, Howard K. Stern, and Doctors Sandeep Kapoor and Khristine Eroshevich are...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 12:25 PM
I just returned with my family from our three-night Bahamian cruise aboard the Disney Dream, where I blogged daily from the ship about our experiences and took photos.
It was the first cruise for my family, Disney or otherwise. We found the ship’...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 9:37 PM
Afie Jurvanen, a.k.a. Bahamas, takes a spare, economical approach on ‘Barchords,’ his new album. He is playing the Satellite in Silver Lake....