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  • You kill it, hotels cook it: Farm-to-table perks Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 1:00 PM ET
    Marlin Watkins with wild turkeys bagged at Turkey Trot Acres.

    Farm-to-table meals have become so popular that hotels are now getting in the game by offering prepared meals using food hooked or shot by guests.

  • Los Angeles skyscraper to get observation deck Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 2:11 PM ET

    The 72- story U.S. Bank Tower will see about $50 million worth of improvements, including an upgrade of the lobby, the Los Angeles Times reported Tuesday. The downtown tower's new owners hope to make the building a busy tourist attraction to rival New York's Empire State Building and Chicago's Willis Tower, both of which are more than 100 stories tall.

  • Secret Service warns on hotel biz center computers Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 12:31 PM ET

    Malware on computers in hotel business centers can record every keystroke a guest makes.

  • Nude tourism: Go upscale or risk closing Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 10:35 AM ET

    Mom-and-pop nudist resorts are folding while larger more luxurious options are thriving, The Economist reports.

  • 3 remain hospitalized after Grand Teton bus crash Saturday, 12 Jul 2014 | 12:49 PM ET

    GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyoming— Three people injured when a bus carrying mostly Chinese tourists flipped on its side while traveling through Grand Teton National Park remained in the hospital Saturday.

  • Lyft stalls NYC launch amid legal squabbles Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 7:30 PM ET
    A Lyft customer gets into a car on January 21, 2014 in San Francisco.

    For all the attention Lyft has drummed up from investors, government regulators in New York are far from impressed.

  • Bus carrying Chinese tourists crashes in US Friday, 11 Jul 2014 | 10:13 AM ET

    GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyo.— A bus carrying Asian tourists flipped on its side on a busy highway in Grand Teton National Park, and seven people were hospitalized, park officials said. The other 20 people aboard were taken to a Wyoming hospital for evaluation and treatment and were released after the Thursday crash, park spokeswoman Jackie Skaggs said.

  • ‘Game of Thrones’ boosts this ex-communist country Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 2:47 PM ET

    The wildly popular "Game of Thrones" TV series could also help re-establish Croatia's reputation as a location for film making.

  • Lawsuit claims United delays bags for cargo profit Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 10:38 AM ET

    A lawsuit seeking class-action status says passenger bags sometimes get bumped to make way for paid cargo, Crain's Chicago Business reports.

  • Power Pitch: Apply sunscreen in seconds     Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 1:27 PM ET

    In today's "Power Pitch," Kristen McClellan pitches her device SnappyScreen, which applies sunscreen at the customers desired SPF level.

  • How Croatia can cash in on its natural beauty Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 12:05 PM ET
    The Croatian national flag, left, sits alongside the European Union one

    In the face of booming tourism, Croatia is faced with something of a dilemma: how to build on its natural assets without spoiling them.

  • Meet sluggish Club Med’s easterly member: Croatia Wednesday, 9 Jul 2014 | 1:07 AM ET

    This “small country for great holidays” suffers the same malaise that hampers other holiday hot spots along the Mediterranean coast.

  • Business travel forecast slightly less upbeat Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Business travelers spent less money per trip in the second quarter, but it wasn't because prices went down, according to a new report.

  • Hotels are going to the dogs - for your enjoyment Saturday, 5 Jul 2014 | 2:00 PM ET
    At the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, guests can take Mavis, a Lab/Retriever mix or Beau, a Yellow Labrador, for a walk.

    Fluffy pillows might make hotel guests feel welcome, but sometimes face time with a pet is what a road warrior might be craving.

  • Alan Leibman, CEO of Kerzner International, outlines the hotel operator's expansion plans in Asia Pacific.

  • Brand USA is actively involved in Asian markets to tap into the "aspirational" nature of travel to the U.S., said Chris Thompson CEO of Brand USA.

  • Booked! 20 busiest airports for July 4 travel Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 2:48 PM ET
    Passengers at the McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas.

    The Friday start to the long holiday weekend is shaping up to be the busiest travel day of the summer, according to forecasts.

  • Los Angeles finally approves airport transit link Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 12:40 PM ET

    LAX Airport could get a transit link to the Metro as soon as 2022.

  • NAIROBI, June 30- Kenya's economy expanded 4.1 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2014, slowing from 5.2 percent growth in the same period last year, the statistics office said on Monday. The east African nation has been hit by a spate of gun and grenade attacks in recent months, blamed on Islamists from neighboring Somalia, curbing tourist arrivals.

  • George Lucas to open 'Star Wars' museum in Chicago Saturday, 28 Jun 2014 | 9:51 AM ET
    George Lucas plans to open a museum in Chicago that focuses on storytelling.

    The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art aims to open in 2018, based on the personal collection of the "Star Wars" director.