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Survivors tell of panic as ferry tilts, then capsizes

Survivors tell of panic as ferry tilts, then capsizes

A ferry carrying more than 400 passengers has capsized in the Yellow Sea, with hundreds of people unaccounted for
Man paddles Europe to Florida in a kayak

Man paddles Europe to Florida in a kayak

After five months and 5,000 miles, Olek Doba's slow, lonely kayak journey across the Atlantic Ocean is nearing an end
Rescue operation as South Korean passenger ship sinks

Rescue operation as South Korean passenger ship sinks

A South Korean ship, with around 450 passengers on board, is sinking off the country's southwest coast
US Airways apologizes for tweeting porn image

US Airways apologizes for tweeting porn image

It's not the first corporate Twitter blunder, but it might be one of the most obscene
Cruise ship passengers sickened on luxury liners

Cruise ship passengers sickened on luxury liners

Three outbreaks of illness affecting more than 100 people each involving two cruise liners have been reported in the last two weeks
Earthquake reported near Solomon Islands

Earthquake reported near Solomon Islands

A tsunami warning was lifted following a 7.6-magnitude quiake near Solomon Islands Sunday morning
Kayakers in Mexico make rare fish sighting

Kayakers in Mexico make rare fish sighting

Ever seen an oarfish? Probably not. But these lucky vacationers got close to this big fish
7 ways air travel changed after disasters

7 ways air travel changed after disasters

The lessons we learned and changes we made as a result of previous airline accidents
From the Louvre to Tate Modern, mega-museums go big

From the Louvre to Tate Modern, mega-museums go big

Not ready to be perceived as dusty relics, the world's biggest museums have bold expansions planned
Wi-fi, Instagram walls, turntables: How hotels court millennials

Wi-fi, Instagram walls, turntables: How hotels court millennials

Hotels are adapting to a new generation that doesn’t care about minibars and cable TV
Fearless photog risks life for perfect wave pics

Fearless photog risks life for perfect wave pics

Kenji Croman has broken bones, dislocated his shoulder, endured concussions and nearly drowned. Why does he do it?
10 quirkiest hotels in Latin America

10 quirkiest hotels in Latin America

No longer impressed by welcome cocktails and thread count? These hotels actually make the stay special.
Masters fever: 10 must-play courses

Masters fever: 10 must-play courses

Inspired by the Masters? Playing these courses will make you feel like a pro, even if you don't swing like one