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Away Travel Signs 10-Year SoHo Lease
20 May
8:52

Away Travel Signs 10-Year SoHo Lease

82 Mercer in the SoHo neighborhood NEW YORK CITY—Away Travel, the travel and lifestyle brand has signed a 10-year, 56,000 square-foot lease at the HSRC (Heng Sang Realty Corporation) property at 82 Mercer St. The asking rent was $79 per square foot. The property, situated between Spring and Broome streets […]

Hawaii volcano: Another cruise ship skips Big Island call due to Kilauea eruption
17 May
1:32

Hawaii volcano: Another cruise ship skips Big Island call due to Kilauea eruption

CLOSE Emissions from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano diminished Wednesday, a day after a plume of ash spewed from the crater in a massive cloud that rose some 12,000 feet. Residents and scientists are keeping a close watch for more violent activity. (May 16) AP People play golf as an ash plume […]

DOT seeks public comment about how to regulate animals flying with passengers
16 May
6:28

DOT seeks public comment about how to regulate animals flying with passengers

CLOSE American Airlines has just released guidelines outlining its new policy on emotional support animals. Tony Spitz has the details. Buzz60 A service dog strolls down the aisle of a United Airlines plane at Newark Liberty International Airport while taking part in a training exercise on April 1, 2017.(Photo: Julio […]

Pros and Cons of Various Methods of Interstellar Travel
15 May
1:08

Pros and Cons of Various Methods of Interstellar Travel

It’s a staple of science fiction, and something many people have fantasized about at one time or another: the idea of sending out spaceships with colonists and transplanting the seed of humanity among the stars. Between discovering new worlds, becoming an interstellar species, and maybe even finding extra-terrestrial civilizations, the […]

Is it safe to travel to Hawaii?
14 May
5:58

Is it safe to travel to Hawaii?

A Hawaiian vacation is not cheap — the average cost can be anywhere from about $1,300 to nearly $2,900 depending on where and how you go, according to USA Today. With the recent volcanic eruption on Hawaii, and President Donald Trump declaring the event a major disaster, many are wondering: […]

Travel ban on cartoonist Zunar lifted
14 May
4:33

Travel ban on cartoonist Zunar lifted

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian political cartoonist Zunar says that his travel ban has been lifted. On Monday, Zunar, whose real name is Zulkiflee Anwarul Haque, posted pictures of the Immigration Department website showing his travel ban status on his Twitter account. This effectively ends his travel ban that spanned about one […]

Gerakan demands reasons for Najib travel ban
13 May
7:46

Gerakan demands reasons for Najib travel ban

Andy Yong cites a decision by federal court judge Gopal Sri Ram that fundamental liberties include right to travel. Najib Razak wanted to take ‘a short break’ but was stopped before he could leave from Subang airport. PETALING JAYA: A Gerakan member has questioned the legal basis for the federal […]

US restriction on Pakistani diplomats’ travel begins today
11 May
4:44

US restriction on Pakistani diplomats’ travel begins today

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has responded in kind to US travel restrictions on its diplomatic staff and their families, which goes into effect today.  According to Pakistan’s Ambassador in the US Aizaz Chaudhry, from today, Pakistani diplomatic staff and their families would need permission at least five days in advance if they […]