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Dog Bathroom Unveiled at Detroit Airport

The dog rest area, intended for service dogs in transit, includes fake hydrants and a lawn with sprinklers.







Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:38:23 GMT
Mountain of Danger: Climate Change Could Make Everest Even Riskier

NEW DELHI -- Climbing to the roof of the world is becoming less predictable and possibly more dangerous, scientists say, as climate change brings warmer temperatures that may eat through the ice and snow on Mount Everest.







Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:07:45 GMT
Sherpas and Climbers Leave Everest After Tragedy

As the fate of Mount Everest climbing season remained up in the air Wednesday with scores of Sherpas walking off the job, climbers and expedition teams are already heading home out of respect for the 16 guides lost in an avalanche last week.







Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:21:35 GMT
California Mom and TSA Settle Breast Milk Lawsuit for $75,000

Sometimes it pays to cry over spilled milk.A California mom who was held at an Arizona airport four years ago after an argument with TSA agents who wanted to X-ray her breast milk has won a preliminary settlement of $75,000 from the agency.Stacey Armato, who filed a lawsuit in U.S.







Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:21:34 GMT
New Zealand Is a Travel Hotspot for Chinese Tourists

New Zealand topped a list of 22 nations as Chinese tourists' favorite destination for the first time, according to a survey by the China Tourism Academy.The quarterly poll measures travelers' satisfaction across key indicators including public services, environmental conditions and security.







Wed, 23 Apr 2014 19:27:31 GMT
Flying in Style: Book a Room on the Four Seasons' Private Jet

Four Seasons has a new weapon in the luxury travel wars: its own Boeing 757.The Toronto-based luxury resort company said Wednesday that it's launching the first Four Seasons-branded private jet.







Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:39:08 GMT
Rock Climber Recounts Fracturing Spine After 30-Foot Fall

Video shows rescuers efforts to retrieve the man after he fell from a granite wall in Yosemite National Park. KCRAs Mallory Hoff Reports.







Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:08:08 GMT
Nightly Viewers Share Their 1964 World's Fair Photos and Memories

Brian Williams asked and you delivered. During Tuesday's night broadcast following a report on the 50th anniversary of the 1964 World's Fair, we asked viewers to share their own photos and memories of the historic event.







Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:37:03 GMT
Everest Avalanche's Impact Will Roll Through Nepal's Economy

Nepal, which relies heavily on income from tourism at the world's highest peaks, will be struggling to keep an economic foothold if Sherpa guides decide to boycott this years climbing season, tour operators and mountaineering experts say.







Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:17:32 GMT
Teen Stowaway May Have Been Trying to Find African Relatives

Doctors say the boy may have stayed alive due to the extreme cold of the planes wheel well, which may have slowed down his body like a hibernating frog.







Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:09:02 GMT
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