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Airlines waive change fees ahead of next major winter storm

Several airlines are offering travelers heading to or from parts of the country affected by winter storms the ability to change …

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Seoul street food tempts adventurous eaters

Eager to woo tourists who bypass the country in their Asian tours, South Korea is promoting food as a key element in its latest …

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Indianapolis museum displays art of ‘Sacred Spain’

El Greco’s vision of the veil of Veronica hangs near a golden crown with 447 emeralds. Just a few steps away, a recumbent sculpture …

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Sandhill cranes put on a show at New Mexico refuge

Taller than a typical kindergartner, tens of thousands of the birds spend winters along the Middle Rio Grande in central New …

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Driver shortage causes rail chaos

Train services on some of the country’s busiest routes have faced fresh disruption because of a shortage of drivers, causing travel chaos for thousands of passengers.

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NR to build temporary station

Network Rail (NR) is to build a temporary station to help ease the problem of people affected by the Cumbrian floods, it has been announced.

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 Heavy rain has caused flooding in parts of the country as more severe weather was predicted for the days ahead.

Floods precede more severe weather

Heavy rain has caused flooding in parts of the country as more severe weather was predicted for the days ahead.

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Fresh row over rail fares hike

A fresh row over rail fare rises has flared just days after an announcement that increases will average 1.1% next year.

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Worst railway stations revealed

The 10 worst railway stations in the country have been named and shamed in a report.

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 Annual running costs for second-hand cars are now higher than those for new vehicles.

Used cars ‘more expensive to run’

Annual running costs for second-hand cars are now higher than those for new vehicles.

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