Globe and Mail
We'd like to fly out of London for a few side trips in Europe. Any tips?
If London gets too foggy for you, the sunny climes of Corfu, Greece, is a short airplane ride away.
In the Loop: Lame ducks can still flya to Lake Como
Chambliss will retire at the end of this term, but before he goes he's taking advantage of one of the top perks of being a member of Congress - the enviable codel.
European airlines continue to suspend Israel flights
Summary Several major European carriers have announced that they will stick to their decision to suspend their flights to Israel despite the lifting of a flight ban by the European Aviation Safety Agency .
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Jet with 116 aboard 'probably crashed' in Mali
An arrival information screen shows the delayed Air Algerie flight 5017 at the Houari Boumediene airport near Algiers, Algeria, Thursday, July 24, 2014.
The Last Post at Menin Gate
Mark Yost reports from Ypres, Belgium how a longstanding ceremony honoring the fallen is losing its solemnity in Crowding Out the Memories I first started coming to the Last Post ceremony in this tiny town on the French border in the mid-1990s.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
More MH17 bodies return to Netherlands,EU mulls Russia sanctions
Dozens more bodies from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 are set to arrive in the Netherlands, as the EU prepares to hit Russia with fresh sanctions.
WH Mildly Criticizes French Carrier Sales to Russia
Hours after British Prime Minister David Cameron blasted as "unthinkable" France's decision to sell helicopter assault carriers to Russia, the White House on Tuesday reiterated to Newsmax its displeasure of the sale - but in noticeably softer terms.
European carriers suspend more Tel Aviv flights amid ongoing safety concerns
Air France and Germany's two largest airlines on Wednesday cancelled more flights to Tel Aviv because of ongoing safety concerns amid the fighting between Israel and Hamas.
DIY Vaginal Ultrasounds Could Reduce Trips to the Doctor
A new "do-it-yourself" ultrasound method could let women who are undergoing in vitro fertilization cut down on their trips to the doctor's office, a new study suggests.
EU says Ryanair must repay 9.6m euros in illegal state aid
The European Commission said on Wednesday that low-fare airline Ryanair must repay about 9.6 million euros in illegal state aid it received for its operations in several French regional airports.
10 Things to Know for Today
A man lights candles before a special prayer for the victims of the crashed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
EU Taking Limited Steps Toward More Aggressive Sanctions Against Russia
The EU foreign ministers met in Brussels today with calls from the US, UK and The Netherlands for the imposition of more aggressive sanctions against Russia.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Pig producers' fight over drug looms over trade talks
R.C. Hunt, who has raised pigs for 50 years in North Carolina, offers no apologies for a common practice in the U.S. pork industry: mixing feed with a controversial drug that makes the animals grow leaner in the final weeks of their lives.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
News from around the EMEA region, July 22.
Hotel, industry and travel news from around Europe, Middle East & Africa; this week: Thailand-based Fico expands into Europe, Accor increases revenues, 4 UK Holiday Inns, and more... Fico Coporation Expands Into Europe With Latest Acquisition Thailand-based conglomerate Fico Corporation has purchased a portfolio of eight hotels across Germany and ... (more)
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Global Voices Online
Four Kosovars Walk to Brussels for Visa-free Travel Privileges
See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Travel briefs: Security fee increase
The Sept. 11 security fee that was intended to fund the Transportation Security Administration is about to rise.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
10 Amazing Locations From the Cult Classic 'In Bruges'
The 2008 dark comedy In Bruges didn't make much of an impact at the box office when it was released, but the film has acquired cult classic status in rapid fashion in the years since.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The virus detective who discovered Ebola
Nearly 40 years ago, a young Belgian scientist travelled to a remote part of the Congolese rainforest - his task was to help find out why so many people were dying from an unknown and terrifying disease.
What is known about plane crash in Ukraine
A man walks amongst the debris at the crash site of a passenger plane near the village of Grabovo, Ukraine, Thursday, July 17, 2014.
Chocolate and charm on a visit to Brussels, Belgium
Eurostar http://www.eurostar.com Hotel Metropole: http://www.metropolehotel.com Official languages: Dutch, German, French Currency: Euro Taking a break from our London vacation, we decided to board the Eurostar Railway to visit Brussels for a day and experience its prestigious chocolate.