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Yellowstone opens for winter on Tuesday

Yellowstone National Park’s winter season begins this week, as the nation’s oldest national park opens for commercially guided …

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D.C.’s National Zoo to send young panda to China

A young giant panda who became a major draw after his birth at Washington’s National Zoo will return to China early next year.

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 The failure of National Express (NatEx) to see out its East Coast main line rail franchise will cost taxpayers "more than £50 million", Transport Secretary Lord Adonis has told MPs.

East Coast failure costs £50m

The failure of National Express (NatEx) to see out its East Coast main line rail franchise will cost taxpayers “more than £50 million”, Transport Secretary Lord Adonis has told MPs.

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Lawmaker pushes National Scenic Area designation for Sedona

U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick has drafted legislation to designate Sedona as a National Scenic Area, a title supporters say could …

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Kansas preserve hopes bison will be a ‘big bang’ for tourism

Leaders from the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve hope 20 new bison will be the beginning of a herd that will roam the public …

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What’s new at ski resorts across the USA

The November issue of National Geographic Adventure magazine is recommending 11 ski destinations from Oregon to Maine.

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In New Orleans, WW II Museum is going great guns

The National World War II Museum unveils a major expansion Nov. 6 with the debut of a new movie theater, live show venue and …

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World Heritage sites want your input

TripAdvisor is launching a new partnership with UNESCO to solicit feedback on nearly 900 World Heritage sites across the globe.

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History-filled Gettysburg-Monticello route gains new status

The Journey Through Hallowed Ground, a route that meanders 180 miles through four states, has been named a National Scenic Byway.

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Yellowstone plan sharply curtails snowmobiles

The National Park Service has approved a plan to restrict snowmobile numbers in Yellowstone National Park to less than half of …

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