• By Newsday   -   Jan 19, 2019

    PRODUCTS MADE OF THREATENED AFRICAN WILDLIFE SOLD AT US EXPO

    Photos and video taken by an animal welfare activists at a recent trophy hunting convention show an array of products crafted from...

    Wildlife
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 19, 2019

    THE LATEST: TSA ADDS PERSONNEL TO NEWARK, N.J., AIRPORT

    Travel industry and economists fear damage from a prolonged government shutdown

    Traveling, Travel
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 18, 2019

    PRODUCTS MADE OF THREATENED AFRICAN WILDLIFE SOLD AT US EXPO

    Photos and video taken by an animal welfare activists at a recent trophy hunting convention show an array of potentially illicit products...

    Wildlife
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 18, 2019

    THE LATEST: PELOSI ACCUSES WHITE HOUSE OF 'DANGEROUS' LEAK

    Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is accusing the White House of leaking information about a planned congressional trip to Afghanistan...

    Trip
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 18, 2019

    RUSSIANS PLUNGE INTO ICY WATERS TO MARK FEAST OF EPIPHANY

    Across Russia, the devout and the daring are observing the Orthodox Christian feast day of Epiphany by immersing themselves in frigid...

  • By Newsday   -   Jan 18, 2019

    TIFFANY HOLIDAY SALES SLIP AS CHINESE TOURISTS SPEND LESS

    Tiffany & Co. says holiday shoppers and Chinese tourists spent less on its bling

    Holiday
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 18, 2019

    AMTRAK MODIFIES SERVICE BECAUSE OF WINTER STORMS

    Amtrak is modifying service in the Northeast and Midwest because of winter storms moving through the region.

  • By Newsday   -   Jan 18, 2019

    HOSPITAL CEO: VICTIM OF NEW MEXICO AVALANCHE HAS DIED

    A hospital official says one of the people pulled from the snow after an avalanche at a ski resort in New Mexico has died

    Skiing, Resort, People, Ski
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 18, 2019

    PELOSI CANCELS AFGHANISTAN TRIP, CITES TRUMP 'LEAK'

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday canceled her visit to U.S. troops in Afghanistan by commercial plane, saying President Donald...

    Trip
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 18, 2019

    RYANAIR LOWERS PROFIT FORECAST AMID TOUGH COMPETITION

    Budget airline Ryanair, Europe's biggest carrier, has warned its profits this year will be lower than expected the second time in four...

    Europe, Airlines
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 17, 2019

    THE LATEST: 2 TAKEN TO HOSPITALS AFTER NEW MEXICO AVALANCHE

    A New Mexico ski resort says two people are being taken to hospitals after they were pulled from an avalanche near its highest summit

    Skiing, Resort, People, Ski
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 17, 2019

    SLAIN MAYOR LIES IN STATE AT SOLIDARITY MUSEUM IN POLAND

    The slain mayor of the city of Gdansk is laying in state at a museum devoted to Poland's pro-democracy Solidarity movement

    Museum, City
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 17, 2019

    OPIOID CRISIS BRINGS UNWANTED ATTENTION TO WEALTHY FAMILY

    The nation's deadly opioid crisis is bringing new and unwanted attention to the wealthy Sackler family and complicating its philanthropic...

    Family
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 17, 2019

    OFFICIAL: 2 PULLED FROM AVALANCHE, SEARCH ONGOING FOR OTHERS

    Officials say two people have been pulled from an avalanche near the highest peak of a New Mexico ski resort, and a search is underway...

    Skiing, Resort, People, Ski
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 17, 2019

    DIVERS SWIM WITH GIANT GREAT WHITE SHARK OFF OAHU'S COAST

    Divers monitoring tiger sharks feeding on a decomposing sperm whale off the coast of Oahu were surprised by a great white shark, a...

  • By Newsday   -   Jan 17, 2019

    GERMAN UNION PUTS AIRPORT SECURITY STRIKES ON HOLD FOR NOW

    A German union that has called a string of disruptive strikes by airport security staff says it won't hold any further walkouts ahead...

  • By Newsday   -   Jan 17, 2019

    LATEST PACIFIC OCEAN STORM POUNDS CALIFORNIA WITH RAIN, SNOW

    The last Pacific storm in a weeklong series is pounding already-soaked California with rain and snow

  • By Newsday   -   Jan 17, 2019

    THE LATEST: STORM POUNDS CALIFORNIA WITH RAIN AND SNOW

    Wide areas of California are on alert for treacherous conditions as the latest in series of Pacific storms dumps rain and snow

  • By Newsday   -   Jan 17, 2019

    AIRPORTS, CUSTOMS, TRADE: EUROPE PREPS FOR A CHAOTIC BREXIT

    European Union nations are spending millions, hiring thousands of workers and issuing emergency decrees to cope with the increasingly...

    Europe
  • By Newsday   -   Jan 17, 2019

    STATE SETS EARLIER CLOSING TIME FOR HONOLULU PALACE GROUNDS

    Officials say the grounds of the Honolulu residence of the Hawaiian monarchy will close earlier to eliminate the potential for vandalism...