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Janes Island State Park — only accessible by boat — preserves more than six miles of pristine beaches.

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The Catholic Church has hired a lawyer to tackle a plague of “Pokemon Go” players invading Cologne Cathedral.

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Scientists following up on a rare wolverine sighting in the Sierra Nevada set up cameras and captured video of the animal scurrying in the snow, scaling a tree and chewing on bait.

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In Pennsylvania, the wakeful days and sleepless nights of the Inn at Bowman’s Hill owner.

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A trip around the world ends with a Hong Kong street party

The last leg that had seemed so far off finally arrived.

Travelers seeking to cross the England Channel to enter France are facing severe delays because of heightened French security checks.

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Southwest passengers endured a third straight day of canceled and delayed flights as the airline struggled to resume normal operations on Friday.

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The sweet stuff takes hundreds of forms at Mueller Chocolate Co. in Reading Terminal Market.

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Thanks to GPS, the Meenehans travel the route taken by surveyors 270 years ago.

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Two men who made online threats against the Pokemon World Championships and took guns and ammunition to the event last August pleaded guilty on Thursday and were each sentenced to two years in prison.

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Reminders of the French and Indian War remain along a path the Founding Father carved.

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Janes Island State Park — only accessible by boat — preserves more than six miles of pristine beaches.

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Bargains on Los Cabos resort stays, European river cruises and air fares to Bangkok.

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Miscues abound as travel companies struggle to find the right tone to take with customers.

A flight from Sydney to Thailand was diverted to Indonesia to offload a group of drunken Australian traveling companions who started throwing punches at each other, officials said on Thursday.

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The first test of ocean water following a massive California sewage spill came back clean Wednesday, suggesting stinky sludge that drained into the Los Angeles River didn’t flow 20 miles to the coast, officials said.

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The parents of a toddler killed by an alligator at Walt Disney World said Wednesday that they don’t plan to sue the Florida theme park resort over the death.

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A father and his three children got lost and spent two nights in the southern Colorado wilderness before they were led out of the forest by a couple who came across them far beyond the official search area, authorities said Tuesday.

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A father and his three children got lost and spent two nights in the southern Colorado wilderness before they were led out of the forest by a couple who came across them far beyond the official search area, authorities said Tuesday.

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Vandals prompted a fire at the Gare du Nord train station in Paris that halted traffic Tuesday to Britain and many other destinations, authorities said.

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The skies were clouding over as I strode briskly across that famous bridge, the Ponte Vecchio, ready for a productive day checking off Florentine must-sees.

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A historic site connected to the roots of the Republican Party has been dedicated about 60 miles from Cleveland.

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