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  • New Orleans Mayor Landrieu hails Mardi Gras as a success 
    Updated: Feb-12-16 11:06 am

    NEW ORLEANS - From a decline in arrests to a rise in airport passengers, Mayor Mitch Landrieu on Thursday hailed the Carnival season in New Orleans as a success.

  • New Orleans mayor hails Mardi Gras a success 
    Updated: Feb-11-16 6:38 pm

    NEW ORLEANS - From a decline in arrests to a rise in airport passengers, Mayor Mitch Landrieu is hailing the Carnival season in New Orleans a success.

  • UN agency proposes greenhouse gas emissions rules for planes story has photos
    Updated: Feb-08-16 8:23 pm

    WASHINGTON - A U.N. panel on Monday proposed long-sought greenhouse gas emissions standards for airliners and cargo planes, drawing praise from the White House and criticism from environmentalists who said they would be too weak to actually slow global warming.

  • Tourism in Wyoming's state parks continues to climb 
    Updated: Feb-08-16 6:55 am

    CASPER, Wyoming - The Wyoming State Parks, Historic Sites and Trails division reports a third straight year of record-breaking visitation numbers.

  • Attendance at Illinois historic sites drops by 7 percent 
    Updated: Feb-02-16 4:05 pm

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - Visits to Illinois' historic sites fell by 7 percent in 2015, despite the state's commemorations of the 150th anniversaries of the Civil War's end, President Abraham Lincoln's assassination and his burial in Springfield, according to state figures.

  • Mexico drug use survey shows steep rise 
    Updated: Jan-26-16 1:43 pm

    MEXICO CITY - Mexico opened a formal debate on marijuana policy on Tuesday after the country's latest drug use survey showed 17.2 percent of middle- and high-school students report having used drugs. Marijuana was the drug most frequently reported.

  • Hilton launches new budget hotel chain aimed at young guests 
    Updated: Jan-25-16 9:57 am

    LOS ANGELES - Hilton is launching a new hotel brand, focusing on budget travelers looking to spend $75 to $90 a night.

  • Officials: South Dakota drew 13.7 million visitors in 2015 
    Updated: Jan-22-16 9:56 am

    PIERRE, South Dakota - About 13.7 million visitors to South Dakota spent nearly $3.8 billion in in 2015, officials said Thursday in calling it a strong year for one of South Dakota's most important industries.

  • Officials: South Dakota drew 13.7 million visitors in 2015 
    Updated: Jan-21-16 8:41 pm

    PIERRE, South Dakota - About 13.7 million visitors to South Dakota spent nearly $3.8 billion in in 2015, officials said Thursday in calling it a strong year for one of South Dakota's most important industries.

  • Travelers profit falls on low rates, but still beats 
    Updated: Jan-21-16 10:18 am

    NEW YORK - Travelers reported a 17 percent drop in fourth-quarter profit because of falling energy prices and record-low interest rates, but the insurer still beat most expectations and revenue was better than most had projected.

  • Fort Wayne airport has 6th-straight year of passenger growth 
    Updated: Jan-19-16 10:26 am

    FORT WAYNE, Indiana - Passenger numbers at Fort Wayne International Airport show an 11 percent increase last year.

  • North Dakota airline boardings reflect slump in oil industry 
    Updated: Jan-15-16 11:14 am

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - Airline boardings in North Dakota last year reflected the slump in the oil industry, declining after seven consecutive years of growth, and one official is questioning the wisdom of building a $254 million airport in the hub of the western oil patch.

  • North Dakota airline boardings reflect slump in oil industry 
    Updated: Jan-15-16 10:03 am

    BISMARCK, North Dakota - Airline boardings in North Dakota last year reflected the slump in the oil industry, declining after seven consecutive years of growth, and one official is questioning the wisdom of building a $254 million airport in the hub of the western oil patch.