Couple to turn Disney's Chicago home into museum
California has Disneyland and Florida has Disney World. But Chicago has Disney Home. Now a California couple who bought the house where Walt Disney was born 112 years ago plans to turn it into a historical site and museum.
Southwest, Virgin approved for LaGuardia slots
DALLAS — The government will let Southwest Airlines and Virgin America buy takeoff and landing rights at New York's LaGuardia Airport that American Airlines and US Airways agreed to sell to win approval for their merger.
Full speed ahead for connected cars, but are they going the wrong way?
Why is it, Tarun Bhatnagar was wondering, that the "beautiful screen in the instrument cluster of my rental car can't provide me with a connected and safer driving experience?
Top 10 hotel tips when traveling with kids
Before we had kids, my husband and I confidently agreed our motto would be "have kids, will travel." When our son was born, we hit the open road and flew the friendly skies with confidence. When our daughter was born, we carried on — and carried a lot more to accommodate our two tiny tykes.
N. Ireland looks to 'Game of Thrones' to lure tourists
LONDON — "Game of Thrones" has drawn in millions of viewers. Can it bring in tourists too?Tourism officials in Northern Ireland say they are looking at ways to capitalize on the success of HBO's fantasy TV series.
Guns, bricks and skulls: TSA's strangest finds
Novelty and inert bombs, loaded guns, daggers and all manner of "artfully concealed" items that somehow could be used as weapons are among the objects TSA officers regularly find in carry-on bags belonging to some of the more than 1.8 million passengers screened at U.S. airports each day.
'Hobbit' dragon plane bound for Los Angeles
New Zealand's national airline unveiled a giant image Monday of the dragon Smaug on one of its planes to celebrate the premiere of the second movie in the "Hobbit" trilogy. Air New Zealand showed the 177-foot image that's featured on both sides of a Boeing 777-300 aircraft.