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Universal, Disney deal with canceled Halloween event tickets


Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando have made provisions for ticketholders of canceled sessions of Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and Halloween Horror Nights, respectively.

Both companies lost two nights of after-hours festivities last week -- Thursday and Friday -- as Hurricane Matthew...

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Your California Bucket List: Essential adventures and experiences in the Golden State Jan. 18, 2017, 6 a.m. (Al Seib, Brian van der Brug, Rick Loomis, Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times) Here's
Martin Von Den Driesch, from Berlin, was the only Western participant on an eight-day visit to North Korea back in August 2014, alongside Russian and Korean tourists.
Broadcast systems engineer, Jack Richens, 37, transformed a 2012 Mercedes Sprinter with his partner - and the end result is is now full with all the fittings worthy of a 'Pimp My Ride' van
The traveller, thought to be Dutch, was spotted walking through security at Kuala Lumpur airport while wearing the shocking bag. He reportedly cleared security without incident.
These properties have earned multiple U.S. president visits (or hosted more than one POTUS).        
These places are sure to be winners with even the most bored children.        
From boozing and excessive chatting to undressing and becoming amorous, a US study has identified the mid-air behaviours that most infuriate fellow fliers.
Hands-on wine experiences take enthusiasts deeper with education and appreciation.        
The 28 foot-long luxury micro cabin in America, can be towed to any destination its owner chooses. Other design quirks include a dining table that can be transformed into a bed.
The Boeing 787 and Airbus A350 create a more comfortable cabin environment for passengers.        
Historic images show the dramatic mountains and barren deserts surrounding Lebanon, Syria, Israel, Palestine and Jordan which have deep cultural significance for many different religions.
The Aokigahara forest, on 12 square miles created from an eruption in 864, inspires an almost reverential fear in Japan and, increasingly, filmmakers beyond it.
DEATH VALLEY, Calif. - Rangers are taking stronger measures to try to prevent visitors from driving on dry lake beds and other fragile areas at Death Valley National Park. The National Park Service s
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — One moment, Jayson Thomas was on the Oregon beach with his 3-year-old son. The next, they were gone, swept away by a “sneaker wave” as his wife looked on. The man and h
Three stations recently opened on the Upper East Side, drawing people eager to check out the architecture and the public art.
With the opening of three stops, the Upper East Side has become a retreat for city residents.
Canadian travellers and expats appear undeterred by a fatal shooting at the popular Mexican resort town of Playa del Carmen this week, saying the area remains safe despite what they consider an isolat
MONTREAL - Air Canada saw its operations disrupted by a computer glitch Tuesday that resulted in delayed flights and cancellations. The Montreal-based airline (TSX:AC) said the IT system hardware pro
Holidaymakers should head to Ancoats in Manchester, Edinburgh’s Leith and Kruezberg in Berlin to discover Europe's trendiest scenes, according to a new Hip Neighbourhood Index.
MONTREAL - The picturesque Quebec municipality of Anticosti Island is trying to become a UNESCO world heritage site. It made the pitch at a news conference in Montreal today. Federal Environment Min
MONTREAL - Air Canada says it has resolved a computer issue that caused problems at airports that resulted in some flight delays. The Montreal-based airline (TSX:AC) had warned in a travel advisory t
Holidaymakers should head to Ancoats in Manchester, Edinburgh’s Leith and Kruezberg in Berlin to discover Europe's trendiest scenes, according to a new Hip Neighbourhood Index.
The chances that your flight will be on time and won't get cancelled appear to be looking up. The federal Department of Transportation reported Tuesday that 86.5 per cent of U.S. flights in November
Universal Studios Florida appears to be trying a feature similar to Disney's FastPasses on one of its rides.On Tuesday, Universal Orlando's app was advertising return times available for Despicable Me
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - When Muhammad Ali wasn't jabbing or dancing in the ring, he sometimes dabbled as an artist. Now, 15 drawings created by the boxing great are heading to the Muhammad Ali Center in hi
As the story goes, the training ship Amerigo Vespucci was sailing the Mediterranean in 1962 when the U.S. aircraft carrier Independence spotted it and radioed: “Who are you?” Came the reply: “School s
SAN BARTOLOME DE PINARES, Spain — Once every winter, thick smoke begins to swallow up the houses in this village in the barren lands of Avila, northwest of Madrid. It means the town’s bonfire festival
Rummu prison, Estonia, housed Soviet prisoners forced to work in a nearby quarry but it has since been abandoned and flooded, making it a dangerous attraction for ice skaters.
Here are the government's rankings of the leading U.S. airlines and their on-time performance for November. The federal government counts a flight as on time if it arrives within 14 minutes of schedul
EXCLUSIVE: John and Suan Park, from Dunfermline, are furious that Ryanair are refusing to take responsibility for the damage (pictured), after their Malaga to Edinburgh flight.
German sports scientist Frieder Beck analysed how movement affects the brain. He believes that because skiing needs planning and concentration skills, it sharpens a child's mind.
The collection of images from the early 1890s include snaps of the birthday celebrations of the King of Siam in 1892, who was later immortalised in hit musical film The King and I.

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