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First solar-powered flight around globe set for late February

First solar-powered flight around globe set for late February

Solar Impulse 2's giant wings are wider than a 747-8 Jumbo Jet. First flight to stop in India, Myanmar, U.S.
 Is now the time to visit Russia?

Is now the time to visit Russia?

Recent turmoil has dented Russia's appeal to tourists. But should it be scrapped from travel itineraries?
Ex-girlfriend's replacement returns from free world trip

Ex-girlfriend's replacement returns from free world trip

A Toronto man and his new travel companion, Elizabeth Gallagher, have returned from an around-the-world trip
Cuba travel to be easier for Americans

Cuba travel to be easier for Americans

Americans will face fewer obstacles in traveling to Cuba under new regulations announced by the Obama administration
Boat tour almost devoured by hippo

Boat tour almost devoured by hippo

Huge beast lunges out of the water during river safari in Malawi
Free climbers summit El Capitan via Dawn Wall

Free climbers summit El Capitan via Dawn Wall

Tommy Caldwell, Kevin Jorgeson are the first free climbers to ever reach the top of El Capitan using this route
Why India has the cheapest flights on Earth

Why India has the cheapest flights on Earth

Price conscious-consumers and airlines locked in price wars have made India the cheapest place to fly on Earth.
Heightened security checks coming to U.S. airports

Heightened security checks coming to U.S. airports

The Department of Homeland Security is increasing security checks at American airports because of concerns over new bomb-making instructions released by al Qaeda in Yemen
Man finds himself alone on Delta flight

Man finds himself alone on Delta flight

Imagine boarding your next flight and having the entire cabin to yourself.
See elephant crush a tourist's car

See elephant crush a tourist's car

An eight-year-old male elephant attacked a car at Thailand's Khao Yai National Park
Free climbers near summit of Yosemite's El Capitan

Free climbers near summit of Yosemite's El Capitan

Professional climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson are days away from reaching a new height