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The world's most luxurious cruise ship? This new Regent vessel could be a contender

12 hours 36 min ago

Luxury line Regent Seven Seas Cruises on Tuesday revealed plans for another super-swanky ship to debut in 2023.


Spirit Airlines targets Raleigh/Durham for big expansion, adds 7 routes

12 hours 47 min ago

Fast-growing Spirit Airlines will make a big debut at the airport, launching seven different nonstop routes when its Raleigh/Durham service begins May 2.


Delta CEO: Government shutdown tab $25 million and counting

14 hours 38 min ago

Delta CEO Ed Bastian said revenue has fallen due to fewer government employees and contractors traveling.


Finland for foodies: Nordic ingredients, talented chefs delight diners

15 hours 44 min ago

These restaurants in Helsinki, Porvoo and Turku use native ingredients like spruce tips, reindeer, sea buckthorn berries and pumpkin.


Allegiant: 16 new routes include first-ever Alaska flights

15 hours 45 min ago

Allegiant Air will begin flying to Alaska for the first time, adding flights to Anchorage as part of a broader 16-route expansion for its summer schedule.


Bald eagles make big comeback in New Jersey

18 hours 30 min ago

Bald eagles are thriving in New Jersey. Here's where you can see them.


5 Arizona towns you really ought to visit

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 9:00pm

The best Arizona has to offer -- scenery, history and fun things to do -- are available in these communities.


How to experience the heart of Sydney

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 7:33pm

Living the good life in a sun-kissed hub Down Under


10 of the best places to eat Turkish breakfast in Istanbul

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 7:31pm

You won't leave hungry


Government shutdown: TSA absences cause airport delays, terminal closures

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 2:33pm

Travel troubles from the government shutdown continue to mount, with some airports closing select security checkpoints to handle staffing shortages.


Southwest Airlines new Hawaii flights stalled by government shutdown

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 1:52pm

The airline said the certification process for long, over-water flights with the FAA has been affected by the government shutdown.


WOW! $49 one-way fares to Europe; what's the catch?

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 12:00pm

WOW’s jaw-dropping $49 offer on trans-Atlantic flights comes with the usual fine print and new concerns about financial difficulty at the airline.


Delta Air Lines passenger got a gun through security and onto plane in Atlanta

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 11:06am

A passenger got through security in Atlanta and flew on a Delta Air Lines flight to Tokyo with a gun on Jan. 2, TSA confirmed to USA TODAY.


Smart shopping: When to book the cheapest fights for 2019's major holidays

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 10:42am

These are the lowest domestic airfare prices for holidays in 2019. Hopper, the travel booking mobile app, has estimated fares.


Snow count: 1,500 flight cancellations since Friday; schedules improving

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 8:51am

Flyers faced lingering cancellations Monday, but widespread problems from the weekend appear to have exited along with the snowstorm that caused them.


Best snorkeling spots in the Caribbean

Mon, 01/14/2019 - 5:00am

Easy to master and too much fun not to try, snorkeling is so mesmerizing that it may become the focus of your Caribbean vacation.


The secret to getting a hotel room upgrade? Ask for it

Sun, 01/13/2019 - 6:00pm

Status in a loyalty program can still make a difference, but there's a new rule in effect to score a better hotel room: You get what you negotiate.


Family travel: How to prepare for a bucket-list drive

Sun, 01/13/2019 - 2:36pm

America's signature road trips are filled with beautiful, stop-the-car moments, but they can also be distracting, and even dangerous.