Travel Top Stories

Minneapolis traffic, traffic

Holiday weekend traffic likely to be deadlier

Memorial Day weekend is almost upon us. But along with beach trips, barbecues and vacations, it marks the start of the worst season for traffic fatalities, and this year's holiday weekend is expected to be one of the most dangerous in years.

Senegal

Sophie Eastaugh/CNN

8 dazzling reasons to visit Senegal

The most westerly point of Africa is surprisingly undiscovered by English-speaking tourists.

Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, Oahu, Hawaii

WPPilot/Wikimedia Commons

Dr. Beach's top 10 U.S. beaches for 2016

Oahu's Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve topped Dr. Beach's 26th annual top 10 list of U.S. beaches, released Thursday.

TSA lines

Scott Olson/Getty Images

TSA chief open to private airport security

The head of the nation's airport security said Thursday that airports can decide whether they want to privatize their security staff -- amid exasperatingly long waits and continued security gaps -- but the results are likely to be the same as using g...

Roller coaster

Six Flags of New England/CNN

Best new U.S. roller coasters for 2016

Want to play Superman or Wonder Woman and save the world? Or fight off an alien invasion as part of an intergalactic air force?

Get ready to ride.

Virtual reality roller coasters, 3-D and 4-D attractions and immersive "dark" rides that bring visitors ...

Disney logo

Andrew Burton/Getty Images

Disney nixes happiest currency on Earth

Disney is no longer minting money. At least one kind -- the company recently announced that it will no longer print and sell its beloved currency, Disney Dollars.

TSA bin

WGCL

Is this the future of TSA screening?

Airline passenger security lines got a lot of attention Wednesday at the world's busiest airport.

But not for the reasons you might think.

Nope, no chaos, no frustration, no sweaty air travelers waiting for hours to get past checkpoints at Hartsfield...

MoDOT crews switch traffic to new overpass

MoDOT crews switch traffic to new overpass

Mid-Missouri drivers can now use the new Garth Avenue bridge in Columbia.

LAX threat

KTLA via CNN

Officials investigate possible threat at LAX

Officials in Los Angeles are investigating the possibility of a threat to a plane at Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday, KTLA reports.

TSA lines

Scott Olson/Getty Images

Are you ready for experimental TSA screening?

With all the national anger about long wait times for airline passenger screening, the U.S. Transportation Security Administration is launching an experiment at the world's busiest airport.

Health

Entertainment Headlines

Advertisement

ABC 17 News Most Popular Stories

Advertisement

ABC 17 Toolbox