The COVID-19 pandemic has brought a new alertness to anti-poaching patrols in Africa, and a new fear.
By Joe Mwihia, Associated Press
Police in Hawaii are cracking down on rogue tourists who are visiting beaches, riding personal watercraft, and generally flouting strict requirements that they quarantine for 14 days after arriving.
By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, Associated Press
Princess Cruises did not immediately disclose how many people were aboard the vessel — which has a capacity of 3,650 passengers and crew — but said fewer than 100 had been identified for testing.
By Olga R. Rodriguez, Associated Press
Thirty airlines have suspended service to China and 25,000 flights were cancelled this week alone.
By Dee-Ann Durbin, Associated Press
By Kaomi Goetz, One Greater Minnesota, Twin Cities PBS
Warming Minnesota winters caused in part by climate change are threatening winter recreation and sports like dog sledding that are essential to local economies. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Kaomi Goetz ventured north to Ely, Minnesota, to see how global warming…
By Simon Ostrovsky
The site of the world’s worst radiological catastrophe is unexpectedly coming back to life -- due to an American television show. Scores of tourists are visiting Chernobyl, located in northern Ukraine, in response to an HBO miniseries that illuminates the…
By Fred de Sam Lazaro
The concept of orphanages has long been considered outdated in developed countries. In the developing world, however, these institutions still house hundreds of thousands of children. But the surprising reality is that the parents of most of these children are…
By Associated Press
Saudi Arabia has announced a new tourist visa scheme, as part of efforts to open up the ultraconservative Muslim kingdom to foreign visitors and diversify its oil-reliant economy.
Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg traveled to the U.S. by boat. Here are some other options for sustainable travel.
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