BOSTON - MBTA riders may soon bid farewell to their CharlieCards.
The fiscal control board that oversees the Boston-area transit agency is expected Monday to approve a 13-year, $723 million contract
ALBANY, N.Y. - Workers are cutting down the second of two trees that will be on display outside the New York state capitol for the holidays.
The 40-foot-tall blue spruce being ...
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine officials are welcoming representatives from Halifax, Nova Scotia, to commemorate World War I with a Christmas tree ceremony. The Maine State Archives and Secretary of S
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Visitors to Gerald R. Ford International Airport in western Michigan now have a new place to remember President Gerald Ford and learn about his legacy.
The airport ...
JACKSON, Wyo. - Grand Teton National Park in northwest Wyoming will increase fees for various permits, including backcountry camping, weddings and motor boats.
Park spokesman Andrew White said the fe
I am an avid reader of the L.A. Times. As a father of twin girls, I am always looking for things to do with them. Please continue providing us with "cool" things to do. Really enjoy this new secti
The $14 billion in improvements at LAX have stolen the show, but the airport is not the only place that’s getting a face-lift. Check out the nearby hotels on Century Boulevard for a happy surpri
Detroit's economy and auto industry were among the hardest hit after the 2008 recession, but the city is in the midst of renewal.
SEATTLE - A group dedicated to preserving and promoting the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail has purchased private land in western Washington state to prevent a break in the path.
The Watergate Hotel has opened a rooftop ice skating rink
The LA venue, Carondelet House, hosts the night and puts on a show called Nuit Blanche - a world class sexually charged 1920's performance - and five course black tie dinner.
Travel blog: Avery Island is a virtual theme park for the hot pepper sauce; New Orleans will stage a comic opera
NEW ORLEANS - Collages by jazz trumpeter Louis Armstrong, three versions of a work by Yoko Ono, a dream-like video about jazz trumpeter Buddy Bolden, a steam calliope that plays ......
A cheeky emu in South Australia has swapped his usual diet of shoots and seeds for some tastier options in a cute video captured and uploaded online by Snake Catchers Adelaide.
Step back in time to Britain's fiery past with this round-up of volcanic remains scattered across the country, including Glen Coe, Ben Nevis and Mount Snowdon.
The traditions on display aren't put on for the benefit of tourists — it's just the region's true lifestyle.
Francis Mallmann has become a legend in South America. Does his new restaurant in a Provençal village live up?
Ethiopia is one of the more exciting places to visit in the world right now: An attractive mix of ancient tradition and rapid modernization.
Ex-cricketer Simon Hughes went to Greece with his historian sister to see if her bookish off-spring would get active and his sporty kids would be bowled over by Greek culture.
MailOnline's David Dillon descended on the charming village of Champoluc on a Ski 2 break with his family. And found Iain Glenn there, showing off his snowman-making skills.