Iowa family died of gas asphyxiation at Mexican resort

Mar 25, 2018

Mexican authorities say autopsies indicate an Iowa couple and their two children died from inhaling toxic gas at a rented condo on Mexico's Caribbean coast, but there was no sign of foul play or suicide

Ask Brianna: How to avoid a spring break money hangover

Mar 13, 2018

A big trip is unaffordable if you don't have any emergency savings yet, or if you'd have to max out a credit card to pay for it

US narrows travel alert for Mexico's Playa del Carmen

Mar 10, 2018

The U.S. Embassy in Mexico has narrowed its travel warning for the Caribbean city of Playa del Carmen amid what it calls an unspecified "ongoing security threat" just as the spring holiday season is kicking into high gear

Trump Org says it donated $151,470 in profits to US Treasury

Mar 9, 2018

A Trump Organization executive says the company has donated $151,470 in foreign government profits at its hotels and similar businesses last year to US Treasury

NYC officials shutter illegal hotel operating in Queens home

Mar 5, 2018

New York City officials say they've shut down a Queens house that was operating as an illegal hotel and going as far as to offer tents in a backyard at a rate of $21 per night

Trump's Panama City hotel remains open despite problems

Mar 5, 2018

The Trump hotel in Panama City remains open for business against a backdrop of service interruptions, bad press and a fight over the Trump Organization's management contract

During Trump hotel strife, a 'Trump Mojito' but no water

Mar 4, 2018

The Trump hotel in Panama City retains its status as one of the city's finest, but you'll have to overlook the intermittently running water, a four-hour power outage and the occasional police presence in the lobby.

Apparent explosive device found on Mexican ferry off Cozumel

Mar 3, 2018

Divers in Mexico have found what appear to be undetonated explosives on a ferry that runs between the Caribbean resorts of Playa del Carmen and the island of Cozumel

Hawaii appeals court sides with lesbian couple denied B&B

Feb 27, 2018

A Hawaii appeals court has ruled against a Hawaii bed and breakfast that denied two women a room because they're gay

Airbnb unveils new category of rentals rated by inspectors

Feb 22, 2018

Airbnb is dispatching inspectors to rate a new category of properties listed on its home-rental service in an effort to reassure travelers they're booking nice places to stay


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