The derailment occurred during the Wednesday afternoon run of the White Pass& Yukon Route tourist train, which goes from Skagway, Alaska, into Canada. Medical workers went to the scene, where responders outnumbered the injured, said Jeremy Zidek, a spokesman for the state Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management.» Read More
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art aims to open in 2018, based on the personal collection of the "Star Wars" director.
*Project to overhaul Belgrade waterfront to cost 3 bln euros. *Dubai- based construction firm Eagle Hills to provide financing. BELGRADE, June 27- Serbia unveiled plans on Friday to redevelop the Belgrade waterfront, aiming to make the capital a tourism and business hub, in a controversial 3 billion euro scheme that will be funded by Gulf Arab cash.
Hotel and air rates in many destinations are either flat or lower than 2013, but July 4 travel is up for a third year in a row.
An app-only booking company has added keyless room entry and mobile check-in features for hotel guests.
Passengers at JFK, La Guardia, Newark and Stewart airports will soon get free Internet under a proposed contract.
States are still seeing low levels of job growth despite the recovery. A weak housing and manufacturing sector has stymied employment.
U.S. airlines collected $790 million in bag fees in the first quarter of 2013.
Why should kids have all the fun? Adults can now spend a week training to be an astronaut, pro poker player, rocker or zombie slayer.
Amid an ongoing rail strike, France's two biggest air traffic controllers' unions are calling for a six-day action.
Globally, the major theme park operators saw about 5.4 percent growth overall last year, according to a new report.
*$25.5 bln project to give S.Sudan, Ethiopia sea access. LAMU, Kenya, June 20- The latest in a string of militant attacks on Kenya's coast has dealt a fresh blow to the economy, but the threat this time goes beyond the tourist trade to an ambitious $25.5 billion port and transport scheme next to the historic town of Lamu.
Disney's latest animated blockbuster, "Frozen" is firing up Norway's tourism sector, as U.S. fans flock to experience the country's scenic delights.
Per-Arne Tuftin, executive vice-president at Innovation Norway, explains that since the release of the movie Frozen, Norway has seen an influx of tourists, especially from the U.S.
OSLO, June 17- Climate change is a growing threat to tourism, from thawing ski resorts to coral reefs hit by warmer seas, and the industry itself should do more to curb its soaring greenhouse gas emissions, a study showed on Tuesday.
Competition to secure a private plane for the World Cup is heating up as Brazilian airports fill up.
If a carry-on bag fits in the sizer, but sticks out one inch, it may or may not be allowed. Rules aren't fair or clear, and things probably won't change.
The "Squawk Box" crew discuss the costs associated with Brazil's World Cup, and other sports news, with Patrick Rishe, Webster University economics professor and Forbes sports contributor.
No need to travel to Brazil to get in on the 2014 FIFA World Cup action.
The economy in Sin City continues to move away from gaming since the worst days of the Great Recession.
Hipmunk is finding a slightly younger user base by mixing nontraditional results in one place with tried-and-true airlines and hotels.