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Canadian athlete arrested after taking a car at Olympics

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — South Korean police say they've detained a Canadian ski cross competitor, his wife and a coach for allegedly taking a car during the Pyeongchang Olympics. ...

Olympic commercial glory: 'Reminds me of Black Friday sales'

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — All Amber Batchelder wanted was a postcard. There were plush mascots. T-shirts. Even an Olympic-branded tea set for $230. But nowhere in this popup ci...

For Olympic fans, the real fun starts after the games

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Olympics aren't just about fierce competition between the world's best athletes. It's a time for fans to let loose, party with folks from around t...

What to watch from Pyeongchang on Day 9 of the Olympics

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — It's Sunday and the perfect day to curl up on the couch and watch, well, more curling! And if that isn't your speed, there is a lot more going on in Pyeongchang. Here a...

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — We've made it to the second week of the Olympics. We'd say things are heating up — and yes, the weather is a bit warmer — but remember these are still the Winter Games....

Car-centric Houston struggles after loss of countless autos

KATY, Texas (AP) — Bryan Harvey is frequently reminded that he shares a name with the hurricane that dumped 50 inches of rain on metropolitan Houston and unleashed the floods that have him working 14-...

Lounges vs. lines: Testing travel with and without perks

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Summer travelers may well find themselves stuck in long security lines and squeezed into cramped seats. For frequent travelers, or those who can and want to pay extra, perks are a...

Airports with the highest ground transportation surcharges

NEW YORK (AP) — The 50 busiest airports in the U.S. collected more than $183 million last year from travelers using taxis, shuttle buses or other forms of ground transportation, according to Associate...

Add this fee to the cost of flying: hailing an airport taxi

NEW YORK (AP) — NEW YORK — Ever feel like the taxi ride from the airport costs more than the trip there? It's not your imagination. Airports across the country add ...

Trump brand loses luster with affluent

NEW YORK (AP) — Event planner Beth Bernstein decided she had had enough with Donald Trump after his 2005 hot-mic boasts about groping women came to light earlier this month. She removed photos of wedd...

Trump brand loses luster with affluent

NEW YORK (AP) — Event planner Beth Bernstein decided she had had enough with Donald Trump after his 2005 hot-mic boasts about groping women came to light earlier this month. She removed photos of wedd...

Trump brand loses luster with affluent

NEW YORK (AP) — Event planner Beth Bernstein decided she had had enough with Donald Trump after his 2005 hot-mic boasts about groping women came to light earlier this month. She removed photos of wedd...

Airlines add 'fire containment bags' for overheating phones

NEW YORK (AP) — Some airlines are taking extra steps to prevent a disaster in case a passenger's device powered by a lithium ion battery catches fire during flight. At least three U....

Delta posts a profit despite lower airfare, rising expenses

NEW YORK (AP) — Lower airfares and rising salaries are putting a squeeze on Delta Air Lines. Luckily for the airline, the price of jet fuel remains cheap and the Atlanta-based carrie...

Travelers change plans ahead of Hurricane Matthew

NEW YORK (AP) -- Travelers along the East Coast are preparing for delays and cancelations as Hurricane Matthew heads toward the U.S.Airlines are preparing to suspend flights from Florida up through Ge...