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New York state sues Trump admin for Global Entry ban against NYers

NY lawsuit vs. Trump to challenge federal ban on New Yorkers from enrolling in programs that allow travelers to skip ahead at airport security lines

BREAKING NEWS: Don't **** with New York.

New York is suing the Trump Administration because Trump just blocked state residents from enrolling in the Global Entry.

Trump's Department of Homeland Security ...

About 350 more Wuhan coronavirus evacuees land at California military base from China

More Americans fleeing the coronavirus outbreak are being evacuated from Wuhan, China, to the U.S. On Wednesday, 2 State Department-chartered jetliners carried an estimated 350 U.S. citizens from Wuhan, China, to a U.S. military base in California.

All of the recent arrivals will be quarantined for 14 days, said the U.S. Defense Department.

First, the two ...

Turkey: Plane skids off Istanbul runway and breaks up, 120 injured

Breaking News: There's been an air disaster in Turkey. No deaths reported.

A Pegasus Airlines plane that was heading into Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen airport for landing skidded off the end of a wet runway, and broke into three pieces after landing on Wednesday.

Flights to and from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen are currently ...

What Should a First Time Visitor Do in Europe?

Europe as a continent is an exciting destination for tourists. It comprises of beautiful countries with contrasting cultures, mesmerizing landscapes, and incredible cities. You’ll get the feeling like you are amidst the living history. There are plenty of things that can surprise a first time visitor. No matter how much planning and preparation you do, ...

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Here’s how to plan for a trip to Japan

I've been to Japan at least 8 times, so I feel like I am pretty good at knowing what I need to do before I go. This video, "Must-Do Things Before Flying to Japan" has a number of useful tips, like how to book a good restaurant in advance, how to get a SIM card, ...

You’ll never want to use AirBnB again after reading Vice’s investigation into all the scams run on travelers

Vice asked its readers to tell them about scams they'd been subjected to trying to book and stay at AirBnB locations. It received thousands of stories: enough to generate a ranked list of the most widespread frauds pulled by AirBnB listers.

The stories quickly started to fall into easily discernible categories. Scammers all over the ...

UPDATED: Airlines canceling China flights over Wuhan coronavirus outbreak

As we've been blogging here at Boing Boing, the Wuhan coronavirus continues to spread, and airlines have begun suspending flights to and from China, where most confirmed cases are located.

• As of Friday, 11AM Eastern time, the Novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV outbreak has killed more than 200 people and infected an estimated 10,000.

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Here’s a list of airlines halting China flights over Wuhan coronavirus

Airlines around the world have already begun suspending flights to and from mainland China, where most cases of the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak are located.

As of Thursday, 170 people have died, and almost 8,000 are believed to be infected.

The World Health Organization just declared a global emergency as Novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV continues to ...