The travel writer who won't fly
SHERRY LASKIN: 'I took my first cruise as a young girl, with my parents, on the Matsonia in the Caribbean and I have never lost that sense of excitement about the next cruise, even though I've done hundreds.'
NGOs fear TTIP clauses will affect EU chemicals regulation
Last week, Trade Commissioner Karel de Gucht said that the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership could include Investor-State Dispute Settlement procedures which will not allow foreign investors to go to court in the US.
Fight for the Transatlantic no-frills flights: Canadian airline...
A Canadian airline launching a no-frills route between North America and Europe, which could trigger a battle of budget price war on transatlantic flights.
The Baltimore Sun
Irish novelist Colum McCann reads at Johns Hopkins University
When the Irish-born novelist Colum McCann sits before a blank page, he launches himself into a vast, empty space.
Transatlantic Rower Briefs Equatorial Guinea Ambassador To UN
Victor Mooney of Queens briefed H.E. Anatolio Ndong Mba , Ambassador for Equatorial Guinea to the United Nations on his upcoming five-thousand mile solo transatlantic row this afternoon.
Empire State News
Senators push to expand access for New York apples and pears
WASHINGTON DC As the Obama Administration prepares for trade talks set to begin next week with European authorities, U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are pushing the administration to prioritize reducing trade barriers that New York's apple and pear growers face in European markets.