The International Air Transport Association ( IATA ), a leading trade group that represents 280 airlines worldwide, announced on April 5 a new certification program designed to ensure the well-being of animals traveling by air. The voluntary certification program called the Center of Excellence for
The thrill of the impending royal wedding extends far beyond the United Kingdom, as travelers are eager to join in on the pomp and circumstance. From themed flights and royal walking tours, the masses of tourists who are expected to make the trek to London and then Windsor Castle ahead of Prince
Thousands of FBI agents spent months hunting down every lead looking for Martin Luther King Jr .’s assassin, but the final crack in the case came almost by accident. King was fatally shot 50 years ago today, on April 4, 1968, while standing on a motel balcony in Memphis. The massive manhunt for his
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is in London for a blockbuster three-day state visit, his first global tour since taking office that will include stops in New York and Washington. He's the most powerful man in the kingdom and, while not technically the head of state, the 32-year-old
Parts of the Arctic are warmer than areas in Europe after a storm that’s been dubbed “the Beast from the East” sent temperatures plunging across the region, even bringing a rare snowstorm to Rome. The freezing weather system moving from Siberia toward Western Europe has been blamed for the death of
A 66-year-old woman with a history of hopping aboard airplanes without paying was nabbed early Sunday for allegedly trespassing at Chicago 's O'Hare Airport, police said. Marilyn Hartman, who is from Grayslake, Illinois, was arrested after being spotted near the Signature Private Plane section of
Travelers coming home for the holidays at Heathrow Airport in London got their very own “Love Actually”-inspired welcome this week. One of the film’s stars, Martine McCutcheon, surprised travelers at Terminal 5 after they got off their flights on Tuesday, the airport said in a press release.
A Newark-bound United Airlines flight was diverted to London after reports of a medical emergency, the airline said. Flight 31, which departed from Munich, landed safety at London Heathrow on Sunday, after which "paramedics tended to those who requested assistance and they were all released,"
Police in London are focused on a very unlikely location for a suspected bomb factory in the London suburb of Sunbury-on-Thames in connection with the subway attack that sent at least 30 people to the hospital on Friday morning. The home is owned by an elderly couple, Penelope and Ronald Jones, who