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Airlines drop flights to cash-starved Russia

Cash-strapped Russians are ditching their foreign travel plans, spending their vacation in Russia instead.

Now international airlines are finding it hard to fill planes to and from Russia and many are slashing their flights.

EasyJet said Tuesday it wi...

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5 travel spots that just got cheaper for Americans

Honey, grab the kids: we're going abroad.

Much of the world is on sale for Americans right now since the U.S. dollar is enjoying one of the strongest moments in modern history.

Just about everything from hotels to luxury handbags to McDonald's hamburg...

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Venice's sink or swim moment

"Attenzione, the wine!"

That is an old punchline in the Weir home, thanks to plastic cups of Chianti, a low bridge and a gondolier named Marco.

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Would pilotless planes make sense?

Would you be willing to fly on a plane with no pilot?

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Lufthansa will now keep 2 crew members in cockpits

Lufthansa was forced to introduce new rules on keeping two crew members in the cockpit at all times after its Germanwings flight crash killed 150 people on Tuesday.

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5 cases of pilots intentionally crashing

The final moments of Germanwings Flight 9525, as described by a French prosecutor, are chilling.

The captain locked out of the cockpit. The co-pilot initiating a descent and not opening the door. The passengers unaware of what was happening until mom...

Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport

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And the world's busiest airport is ...

The birthplace of Coca-Cola, "Gone with the Wind" and Martin Luther King Jr. is still home to the busiest passenger airport in the world.

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Road from Europe to US? Russia proposes it

London to New York City by car? It could happen if the head of Russian Railways has his way.

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How safe are European airlines?

The plane crash in the French Alps Tuesday has turned the spotlight on the safety record of Europe's airlines.

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French Alps plane crash: First clues

A quick descent. No distress call. The pilot's actions.

It will be months, or longer, before the causes behind Tuesday's crash of Germanwings Flight 4U 9525 are known, but there are initial clues that aviation experts say will be the most important t...

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