| Jul 5, 2013
| 3:42 PM
The ousting of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi and a deadly showdown with his supporters has forced tour companies to cancel trips to the Mideast country and at least one university to pull the plug on a study-abroad program this fall.
At least 10...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Internet message boards are cauldrons of casual speech. They're often riddled with typos and grammatical errors: the one-word "alot," countless plurals formed with apostrophes as in "cappuccino's" and "luau's," the examples go on. (For the record, those...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 12:00 PM
TSA officers have stopped more armed passengers trying to board flights at Orlando International Airport than at any other Florida airport, according to the Transportation Security Administration.
The last attempt was Sunday morning, when a St....
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:21 PM
A lightning strike injured a Cecil County zookeeper, half-dollar-sized hail fell in several counties and tornado sightings sent people scurrying for shelter from Rockville to Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Yet the worst...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 3:46 PM
An Orlando police officer shot and killed a 24-year-old man on Interstate 4 early Monday, shutting down the westbound lanes near Princeton Avenue for almost three hours during the morning traffic rush.
Police were attempting to make a traffic stop of...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:27 PM
With Gov. Tom Corbett set to unveil his own transportation funding proposal sometime in the coming days, Democrats in the state House have reintroduced legislation that would implement the recommendations of the administration's own funding advisory...
| Dec 12, 2012
Think you've got what it takes to recognize your local Los Angeles landmarks? Take our quiz and test your knowledge of LA's unique locations around town.
| Mar 29, 2013
| 4:37 PM
Maryland transit police are warning travelers to be alert on trains and buses, amid a long-running rash of mobile-device thefts targeting riders who were texting, listening to music or talking on the phone.
The Maryland Transit Administration has...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 1:28 PM
A traveler information app for Android smart phones has been released by the South Dakota Department of Transportation.
The South Dakota 511 mobile application has the same information as SafeTravelUSA.com, which has information on road conditions,...
| Mar 31, 2013
Question: What are the travel requirements for going to Cuba? Is it possible to fly out of Tijuana, Mexico, to Cuba with a U.S. passport? Are there any other ID or passport cards required?
San Juan Capistrano
Answer: Yes, an...
| Mar 31, 2013
Here are some tips to add to your storehouse of money-saving knowledge. For instance, you can get money back when a hotel room rate drops. Or you may be able to get free airline lounge passes or a hotel upgrade. Here's how.
Getting money back if the...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 8:20 AM
PIERRE, S.D. - The South Dakota Department of Transportation has added commercial vehicle information to its phone-based 511 Traveler Information Service and SafeTravelUSA.com/sd website.
This week, SafeTravelUSA began displaying commercial vehicle...