More than 30,000 Roman silver coins dating back to 270AD have been discovered near the site of ancient Roman baths say archeologist working on the dig site. The coins were found about 450 feet from the site of the historic Roman Baths and have now been sent to the British...
Two South Florida bound cruise ships are dealing with outbreaks of the norovirus a gastrointestinal virus. The ships with are both Princess Cruise Line ships are the Ruby Princess and Crown Princess which are headed to dock in Fort Lauderdale. The cruise line alerted future passengers of the ships that...
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...
DOT statistics released for the first half of 2011 show United, US Airways and Continental Airlines, take the top three spots for complaints about major airlines. While overall complaints are down compared to the same time last year, they've only decreased by 400. Much of that is attributed to Twitter...
http://www.thefloridanewsjournal.comThe massive weather event moving its way across the U.S. has killed at least two, as blizzard conditions hit nine states, and a tornado outbreak races across the southeast states. Tens of thousands of travelers are stranded in airports from Houston to New York and several roads and highways...
The tiny island nation of Kiribati has banned commercial fishing in the Phoenix Island’s Protected Area starting January 1, 2015, according to Anote Tong, Kiribati’s President.  The coral reefs and surrounding area is considered one of the world’s most pristine archipelagos. In comments during the announcement, Tong said the area...
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...
Washington, D.C. - The National Park Service, a unit of the Department of the Interior, has said that 69 parks are either closed or have limited access and restricted hours due to damage caused from Hurricane Sandy. The hardest hit areas include New Jersey, New York, and West Virginia and the...
Be prepared to win the lottery or shell out huge portions of your savings if you're wanting to visit any of these 15 locations for vacation.  US News & World Report compiled the list based on hotel costs, food cost, transportation, and currency strength. 15.  London.  If you thought it...
Both Disney and Universal have announced higher admission prices recently, which went from $82 to $85, nearly a 4% increase.  Universal was the latest to announce an increase, gaining confidence from two factors: Disney World raised its prices, and the Harry Potter attraction has remained in high demand with...