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American tourists found dead in Dominican Republic hotel
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American tourists found dead in Dominican Republic hotel

editor editor- June 5, 2019

An American couple from Prince George’s County in Maryland vacationing in the Dominican Republic were found dead in their hotel ... Read More

American tourists found dead in Dominican Republic hotel
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American tourists found dead in Dominican Republic hotel

editor editor- May 31, 2019

An American couple from Prince George’s County in Maryland vacationing in the Dominican Republic were found dead in their hotel ... Read More

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Organizing the rape of children: A lucrative tourism business for former Israeli soldier

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

Tourists travel to Colombia often loo0king for drugs and to rape children. This is a  very dark side of tourism. ... Read More

Chances a tourist swallows a Rat Lungworm on a Hawaii vacation?
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Chances a tourist swallows a Rat Lungworm on a Hawaii vacation?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 25, 2019

Millions of tourists visit Hawaii every year. The Hawaii Tourism Authority remains silent on the fact that 75% of slugs ... Read More

Are some cops in Brazil killers? Deadly massacre leave 11 dead in Wanda’s bar
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Are some cops in Brazil killers? Deadly massacre leave 11 dead in Wanda’s bar

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019

Parts of Brazil are dangerous to visit, among them Belem the capital city of the State of Para. Despite other ... Read More

Hudson River takes on another air crash
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Hudson River takes on another air crash

editor editor- May 15, 2019

The Hudson River in New York has witnessed another aviation crash – this time a helicopter. The chopper crashed at ... Read More

Treatment and rest in one place: Resorts that help overcome addiction
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Treatment and rest in one place: Resorts that help overcome addiction

editor editor- April 17, 2019

There are millions of people that need treatment for drugs addiction across the world. Many resources are currently available for ... Read More

Trump declares national emergency to circumvent Congress, get money for his pet project
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Trump declares national emergency to circumvent Congress, get money for his pet project

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

In an attempt to build his long-promised 'border wall' without congressional approval, President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency. ... Read More

Malaysian airline cabin crew charged with international drug trafficking
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Malaysian airline cabin crew charged with international drug trafficking

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019

A 48-year-old Malaysian airline flight attendant has been charged with smuggling high-grade heroin and ice into Sydney and Melbourne. The ... Read More

Cannabis, cocaine, meth: Ibiza tourist tests positive for every drug possible
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Cannabis, cocaine, meth: Ibiza tourist tests positive for every drug possible

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019

One drug-loving tourist diver turned out to be too much even for the Spanish party island of Ibiza. Amphetamines, Cannabis, ... Read More

A proud day for CEO Deepak Raj Joshi and the Nepal Tourism Board
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A proud day for CEO Deepak Raj Joshi and the Nepal Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 31, 2018

The CEO of the Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), Deepak Raj Joshi is a proud man, Shradha Shrestha, the woman responsible ... Read More

Hannover Airport on lockdown, flights suspended after car-ramming attack
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Hannover Airport on lockdown, flights suspended after car-ramming attack

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 29, 2018

Germany's Hannover Airport has been shut down by German police, who were sweeping security areas after a man rammed through ... Read More

Canadian Minister Garneau introduces new fatigue regulations to make air travel safer
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Canadian Minister Garneau introduces new fatigue regulations to make air travel safer

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- December 12, 2018

Canadians, visitors and business travellers deserve and rely on fit and well-rested flight crews to move them across Canada and ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Report: Amtrak dangerously overlooking drug and alcohol use by employees
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Report: Amtrak dangerously overlooking drug and alcohol use by employees

editor editor- October 1, 2012

A new report blasts Amtrak, the nation's largest passenger rail carrier, for dangerously overlooking drug and alcohol use by its ... Read More

TSA screeners busted for drug trafficking
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TSA screeners busted for drug trafficking

editor editor- April 28, 2012

Two current and two former TSA employees have been arrested in an alleged drug and bribery scheme by screeners who ... Read More

Netherlands: This is it, no more dope for foreigners!
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Netherlands: This is it, no more dope for foreigners!

editor editor- November 16, 2011

Foreign visitors will be banned from cannabis-selling coffee shops in southern Netherlands from January 1 to combat anti-social behaviour among ... Read More

Tourism and drug trafficking booming in Bali
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Tourism and drug trafficking booming in Bali

editor editor- September 19, 2011

Bali has become a haven for international drug gangs lured by ever-growing throngs of tourists, island officials have warned. Read More

UN welcomes pact to improve access of patented AIDS drugs in poor countries
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UN welcomes pact to improve access of patented AIDS drugs in poor countries

editor editor- July 13, 2011

The United Nations agency mandated to spearhead the global response to HIV/AIDS today welcomed the new license agreement between the ... Read More

UN concerned over high level of violence in Mexico
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UN concerned over high level of violence in Mexico

editor editor- July 12, 2011

The United Nations human rights chief has voiced concern over escalating violence in some parts of Mexico, saying organized crime ... Read More

Dutch government: No more dope for tourists
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Dutch government: No more dope for tourists

editor editor- May 28, 2011

The government of the Netherlands on Friday said it would start banning visitors from buying cannabis from "coffee shops". Read More

UN: Cocaine use continues to surge in Europe
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UN: Cocaine use continues to surge in Europe

editor editor- May 11, 2011

Cocaine use continues to surge in Europe, the top United Nations anti-drugs official warned today, outlining what he called “the ... Read More

UN official: Global drug control strategy needs rethinking
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UN official: Global drug control strategy needs rethinking

editor editor- March 24, 2011

A top United Nations official today called on countries to rethink the global strategy on drug control in light of ... Read More

Cruise passenger arrested for dealing drugs out of his cabin
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Cruise passenger arrested for dealing drugs out of his cabin

editor editor- February 15, 2011

A cruise passenger's trip came to an abrupt end when authorities allegedly found narcotics and about $51,000 in cash in ... Read More

Drug tourists drive up crime rate in Dutch border town
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Drug tourists drive up crime rate in Dutch border town

editor editor- August 19, 2010

MAASTRICHT, Netherlands - Officials in the Dutch border town of Maastricht say they are hopeful the European Court of Justice ... Read More

Tourist arrested, held in custody for 5 days after Australian officials mistake tea for drugs
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Tourist arrested, held in custody for 5 days after Australian officials mistake tea for drugs

editor editor- March 19, 2010

MELBOURNE, Australia — A Filipino tourist was cleared of wrongdoing Thursday after spending five days in custody after Australian officials ... Read More

Golden Triangle warlords swap guns, drugs for tourism
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Golden Triangle warlords swap guns, drugs for tourism

editor editor- December 17, 2009

The jungle-swathed ridges of Southeast Asia’s Golden Triangle divide two worlds. Read More

Mexico border city groups call for UN peacekeepers
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Mexico border city groups call for UN peacekeepers

editor editor- November 13, 2009

MEXICO CITY – Business groups in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez said Wednesday they are calling for United ... Read More

Dutch ministers: Cannabis-selling coffee shops should not be tourist attractions
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Dutch ministers: Cannabis-selling coffee shops should not be tourist attractions

editor editor- September 11, 2009

The Dutch government wants to maintain its tolerant policy towards cannabis and keep so-called coffee shops open, but they should ... Read More

2 Korean tourists face drug raps
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2 Korean tourists face drug raps

editor editor- May 18, 2009

MANILA, Philippines — Prosecutors have charged two South Korea tourists before the Manila Regional Trial Court (RTC) for allegedly illegally ... Read More

SAA crew arrested in London, grilled on arrival in South Africa
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SAA crew arrested in London, grilled on arrival in South Africa

editor editor- February 19, 2009

JOHANNESBURG — Twelve crew members of a South African Airways (SAA) plane arrested with a drugs haul at London's Heathrow ... Read More

R.O.A.R.:  Return to Baja California
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R.O.A.R.: Return to Baja California

editor editor- December 19, 2008

I live in northern Baja California, Mexico, that is ironically living a death by media. Read More

Baja California still safe for tourists, travel club exec says
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Baja California still safe for tourists, travel club exec says

editor editor- November 26, 2008

Surfers, fishermen, hunters, golfers or anyone else monitoring the high level of drug-related violence in northern Baja California must be ... Read More

Netherlands: Drug tourism could go up in smoke
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Netherlands: Drug tourism could go up in smoke

editor editor- October 30, 2008

Municipal officials in the Netherlands are taking another crack at stopping drug tourists flooding into their country to take advantage ... Read More

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Goa targets drink, drugs as new tourist season starts

editor editor- October 6, 2008

Panaji, India — The Indian resort state of Goa is getting tough on drink, drugs and loud music as the ... Read More

Hit men kill 13 in Mexico tourist town
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Hit men kill 13 in Mexico tourist town

editor editor- August 19, 2008

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico - Suspected drug hit men opened fire on a family gathering at a tourist town in northern ... Read More

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