| Apr 8, 2012
THE BEST WAY
From LAX, Turkish Airlines provides non-stop service to Istanbul. Lufthansa, KLM and Air France all provide connecting service (change of planes). Restricted round-trip fares, including taxes and fees, begin at $1,216.
| Apr 10, 2012
— I traveled to Greece to see the land of my fathers, to see its beauty and its economic crisis firsthand.
But as I arrived, others were leaving.
Especially Greece's young people, suffering from unemployment that hovers around 50 percent.
| Apr 10, 2012
Billy Campbell stars as Darren Richmond on the AMC series "The Killing." Born in Charlottesville, Va., the actor resides in Vancouver, British Columbia, and says he loves exploring Canada. "I go out to Vancouver Island, rent a cabin in Ucluelet, surf...
| May 25, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Brittney Reese will have to wait a few months to try and capture an Olympic gold, but she'll get to hand out a few medals in the mean time.
The four-time and current long jump world champion will be on hand at the Maryland Class 4A track and field...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 7:51 AM
WASHINGTON, DC -- President Barack Obama has signed a covert directive authorizing U.S. support for Syrian rebels battling President Bashar al-Assad's forces, U.S. officials told CNN on Wednesday.
The secret order, referred to as an intelligence...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 7:50 PM
Teams travel over 3700 miles to Istanbul, Turkey in search for Kabatas ferry. Before they get on the planes, teams have to book tickets through a travel agency. At the agency, Abba and James lose 100 dollars. It slipped out of their bags. The Sri...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 7:00 AM
For seven years, he was the most famous driver you never saw. And with the next James Bond film 'Skyfall' opening this week, you still won't see him in action. But he's there.
Known alternately as the Stig from BBC's "Top Gear," a stunt driver in such...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 12:37 PM
There’s a new eatery in Columbia that offers Turkish and Italian dishes as well as American flair and a menu for kids.
Rustem “Rudy” Keskin is the brains behind Rudy’s Mediterranean Grill & Diner, which opened in the Gateway Plaza...
| Sep 2, 2012
THE BEST WAY TO EMBARKATION
We started the trip by flying into Istanbul, Turkey. From LAX, nonstop service to Istanbul is offered on Turkish, and connecting service (change of planes) is available on Lufthansa, KLM and Air France....
| May 29, 2012
| 4:51 PM
In 1964 I was given the incredible honor of driving my parents to the New York World's Fair. For all intents and purposes, I was still a rookie driver. Even though I had passed my driver's test a few months earlier, this driving adventure can honestly...
| May 29, 2012
| 4:59 PM
ISTANBUL, Turkey — The first rule of shopping in the centuries-old markets of Istanbul is this: The asking price is merely a suggestion. In fact, it's barely a suggestion. A price is equivalent to a declaration that a merchant is open for business....