To the dismay of meat-a-tarians worldwide, McDonald's will be opening up new vegetarian fast food restaurants soon. The McAloo Tikki burger already accounts for a quarter of all sales for McDonald's in the land where cows are sacred and meat offerings are significantly reduced, mostly to tourist. McDonald's already operates...
A California man, Robert Biggs, claimed a bear saved him from an attack by a large mountain lion near Whiskey Flats Wilderness Area in California while out bear watching. In his report to the California Department of Fish and Game, DFG, he claims he was out to bear watching when...
Time Magazine has come out with its list of the top 10 cleanest cities in the U.S. based on the World Health Organization's list of cleanest cities around the world. 1. Clearlake, California 2. Santa Fe, New Mexico 3.  Cheyenne, Wyoming 4.  Kahului-Wailuku, Hawaii 5.  Dickinson, North Dakota 6.  Farmington, New Mexico 7.  Jackson, Wyoming 8.  Pocatello,...
A large storm is settling over the eastern seaboard of the United States and air travel is beginning to have some delays; travelers should check with their airline before leaving for the airport. Thanksgiving is the busiest travel season of the year with an estimated 23 million travelers flying over...
Amtrak's 1,700 conductors will soon be able to leave the hole punch and use an iPhone to scan passenger's tickets in real time, with the data transmitted to its HQ immediately, giving conductors and train reservations agents real-time data about passenger load, and if you've paid or not. The new...
Here are the most annoying complaints your fellow Floridian drivers have against you and your bad driving habits, and we found you're not nearly as good as you think you are. We surveyed 1,004 adults across Florida in October 2013 and discovered the overwhelming majority of complaints about Florida...
Houston, TX - Caribbean Princess at the port in Houston. Image: KHOU The Caribbean Princess was forced to return to its Houston port after 170 passengers became sick from an outbreak of the Norovirus, the same virus that forced a Royal Caribbean ship, Explorer of the Seas, to return to...
The West Coast Green Project, an initiative being rolled out by the federal government and private companies will start installing electric car charging stations on I-5 from Oregon, through Seattle and on to the Canadian border, to be ready for use by the end of the year. In conjunction but...
As a strong winter storm approaches the northeast, airlines have already canceled 370 flights by Friday afternoon in anticipation of the storm, which is expected to bring blizzard conditions to some, and heavy winter snow up to 2 feet beginning Friday night. Most airlines have begun instituting weather waivers, allowing...
Jacksonville, NC - Hurricane Irene has weakened slightly, with sustained winds topping out at 100 mph, the pressure at 951mb, and is approximately 300 miles southeast of Cape Hatteras North Carolina and the outer banks.  It has also slowed down slightly, which increases the duration of storm surges and torrential...