- Cambodia bars cars near Angkor Wat temple Updated: May-03-16 5:41 am
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia - The main road alongside Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple is now off-limits to cars as authorities seek to ease traffic jams at the site that draws 2.1 million tourists a year.
- Private management company to run Playland amusement park Updated: May-03-16 3:43 am
RYE, New York - Westchester County is allowing a private management company to run the 87-year-old Playland amusement park.
- In Pacific nation of Palau, Jellyfish Lake losing namesake Updated: May-03-16 2:33 am
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The big question at Palau's Jellyfish Lake: Where are all the jellyfish?
- Selfie stick halts Disney roller coaster ride Updated: May-02-16 11:58 pm
ANAHEIM, California - A roller coaster ride at Disney California Adventure park was halted for about two hours when someone pulled out a selfie stick.
- Cleveland delays tearing down gazebo where Tamir Rice killed Updated: May-02-16 9:05 pm
CLEVELAND - Cleveland has agreed to a request from the Smithsonian's new African-American history museum to delay the demolition of a gazebo where 12-year-old Tamir Rice was shot to death by police.
- Silver reigns on Met Gala red carpet Updated: May-02-16 7:44 pm
NEW YORK - Met Gala grande dame Anna Wintour was the first to arrive on the red carpet Monday, in a fringed, white body-hugging gown by Chanel and acknowledging her life is not a great example of the evening's theme, the convergence of man and machine.
- Casino agency paying $1.1M to buy out Steel Pier's creditor Updated: May-02-16 4:51 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey - The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority will pay up to $1.1 million to buy out the Steel Pier's creditor.
- The Might of Mickey: Orlando still top US destination Updated: May-02-16 4:47 pm
ORLANDO, Florida - It's a crowded world after all - at least in Orlando's hotels and theme parks.
- Deal highlights pay raises, new construction in state budget Updated: May-02-16 4:29 pm
ATLANTA - Thousands of state employees will receive pay raises under a state budget Gov. Nathan Deal is set to sign Tuesday.
- Cheering Cubans greet first cruise ship from US in decades Updated: May-02-16 3:34 pm
HAVANA - Greeted with rum drinks and salsa dancers, the first passengers to cruise from the U.S. to Cuba in nearly 40 years streamed Monday into a crowd cheering the rebirth of commercial travel on waters that served as a stage for a half-century of Cold War hostility.
- Travis Roy inducted into the Maine Sports Hall of Fame Updated: May-02-16 3:19 pm
BANGOR, Maine - A former Boston University hockey player who was left paralyzed after his first game has been inducted into the Maine Sports Hall of Fame.
- Foam Home: Plastic replica of Stonehenge to be relocated Updated: May-02-16 2:03 pm
NATURAL BRIDGE, Virginia - "Foamhenge," a life-sized plastic foam replica of England's famous Stonehenge monument, has made appearances in TV shows and attracted curious visitors from around the world.
- Olafur Eliasson creates waterfall in Versailles palace show Updated: May-02-16 1:24 pm
PARIS - Artist Olafur Eliasson is vowing to turn visitors into explorers in his summer project at the palace of Versailles outside of Paris.
- Chinese police patrol in Italy to make tourists feel safer Updated: May-02-16 1:12 pm
ROME - Chinese policemen are in Italy to start patrols with Italian officers in Rome and Milan in a two-week experiment.
- Artist loans Warhol inspired works to museum after heist Updated: May-02-16 1:06 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Missouri - A Colorado artist has loaned a series of paintings inspired by the works of Andy Warhol to a southwest Missouri museum from which seven valuable Warhol prints of Campbell soup cans were stolen.
- A brokered convention, 3 candidates, 2 factions: GOP in 1880 Updated: May-02-16 12:55 pm
CLEVELAND - It was a brokered convention with three candidates and two factions. Republican Party leaders hoped for unity, but once the delegates began voting, consensus proved elusive.
- Guide highlights Native American link to historic Route 66 Updated: May-02-16 11:35 am
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - A new story is unfolding along historic Route 66 thanks to a yearlong project coordinated by a tourism group with help from the National Park Service and American Indian tribes along America's Mother Road.
- Oregon trails crews to get help from BLM mustangs Updated: May-02-16 10:20 am
PENDLETON, Oregon - Some of Nevada's wild horses will be lending a hoof to Oregon trails crews this summer.
- Assateague seashore creates nearly $110M economic impact Updated: May-02-16 10:19 am
BERLIN, Maryland - Assateague Island National Seashore has generated a nearly $110 million economic impact in local communities.
- Fab Ford: Beatles exhibit to open at Henry Ford Museum Updated: May-02-16 9:59 am
DEARBORN, Michigan - A Detroit-area history attraction is marking a British invasion led by four marauding mop-tops.
- Greetings from Asbury Park, opening first hotel in 50 years Updated: May-02-16 9:54 am
ASBURY PARK, New Jersey - In the Jersey shore city that gave Bruce Springsteen's debut album its name, owners of the first new hotel to open there in more than 50 years hope they can convince locals and tourists alike that what was once considered a slum by the sea is now a destination with a bright future.
- Cape Cod art museum reopening after renovation, expansion Updated: May-02-16 9:34 am
COTUIT, Massachusetts - The stairs in the 18th-century building that has long housed the Cahoon Museum of American Art were small and steep. So small and steep that many past patrons had to skip upstairs galleries entirely.
- Police: 2 rescued from partly submerged car on Long Island Updated: May-02-16 5:43 am
ISLAND PARK, New York - Police say two men have been rescued after the car they were in went into a Long Island waterway.
- Great Smoky Mountains National Park 2015 benefits released Updated: May-02-16 4:08 am
GATLINBURG, Tennessee - The National Park Service says Great Smoky Mountains National Park provided nearly $874 million in economic benefit to communities near the park last year and supported more than 13,000 jobs in the area.
- Hiker found dead after fall in Alaska's Denali National Park Updated: May-01-16 9:35 pm
DENALI NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE, Alaska - A hiker has been found dead in Alaska's Denali National Park and Preserve, and authorities believe he fell and suffered a fatal head injury.