The US Department of Justice said yesterday it will not appeal a court ruling this year that found problems with how the government administers its controversial no-fly policy. The policy excludes individuals from commercial air travel if they are suspected of having ties to terrorism, but critics say it is practically impossible to be removed… […]

Workers at some Vegas casinos vote to allow strike

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Union members at several downtown Las Vegas casinos have voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike if bargaining doesn't yield a new contract. LAS VEGAS – Yahoo News Search Results

U.S. to stress support for Central Asia after Crimea

By David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A senior U.S. official will travel to two countries in Central Asia next week to emphasize U.S. support for the independence of post-Soviet states after Russia's annexation of Crimea. Assistant Secretary of State Nisha Biswal, Washington's point person for South and Central Asia, will visit Kazakhstan from March 31 […]

Confessions of a Hotel Bartender, Vol. 4: The Langham London

Confessions of a Hotel Bartender, Vol. 4: The Langham London

We caught up with Alex Kratena, the award-winning bartender at the Artesian bar at The Langham London earlier this week on a visit to the Langham Pasadena where he unveiled some of the specialty cocktails drinks he’s created for Langham’s U.S. hotels. But Kratena also showed off another one of his best drinks, The Langham […]

Europe: How to Stabilize Ukraine

Focusing on three things – jobs, trade and free travel – can work wonders. Europe has powerful tools to stabilize Ukraine. It can offer three things – access, money and advice. EUROPE travel – Yahoo News Search Results

Retired astronaut Chris Hadfield stars in Tourism Ireland ads

Tourism Ireland has tapped retired Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield to promote the 'Emerald Isle' in a series of promotional online videos which launched this week. It sounds like an odd choice for appointments, but Hadfield became the darling of Ireland last year when he tweeted photos of the country on St. Patrick’s Day during his […]