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Terror at Saudi Arabian Airport: An Iran Connection?
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Terror at Saudi Arabian Airport: An Iran Connection?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

Yesterday's terror attack on Abha International Airport in Saudi Arabia is seen as an escalation adding now to the significant ... Read More

Nearly 100 people killed in Mali’s Sunday massacre
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Nearly 100 people killed in Mali’s Sunday massacre

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

An overnight attack on Sunday targeting an ethnic Dogon village in Mali left 95 people dead, local mayor Moulaye Guindo ... Read More

Police: 11 people killed, 6 wounded, suspect shot dead in Virginia Beach bloodbath
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Police: 11 people killed, 6 wounded, suspect shot dead in Virginia Beach bloodbath

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2019

Eleven people have been killed and six more injured, including a police officer, at a municipal building in Virginia Beach, ... Read More

Maritime security the Seychelles way
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Maritime security the Seychelles way

mm Alain St.Ange- May 25, 2019

Africa’s smallest nation is setting a standard for safe sustainable seas through the prosecution of pirates, international maritime cooperation, and ... Read More

Bugoma Forest must remain, says Uganda’s President, but conservationists not celebrating just yet
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Bugoma Forest must remain, says Uganda’s President, but conservationists not celebrating just yet

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- May 18, 2019

Following a sustained campaign over a court ruling to lease Bugoma Forest to Hoima Sugar Works last month, Uganda President ... Read More

Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?
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Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?

George Taylor George Taylor- May 17, 2019

Travel and Tourism in Zimbabwe are on a path of urgently needed recovery, and the country is considered by most ... Read More

North Korea fires another missile today
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North Korea fires another missile today

editor editor- May 4, 2019

The South Korean military reported that North Korea has fired another missile today, Saturday, May 4, 2019, at 9:06 am, ... Read More

Hotel del Coronado: One of the most popular beach resorts in the US
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Hotel del Coronado: One of the most popular beach resorts in the US

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 27, 2019

The renowned Hotel del Coronado is a grand example of elegant Victorian architecture providing one of the most beautiful and ... Read More

Melbourne Gay Night Club shooting kills one, injures three
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Melbourne Gay Night Club shooting kills one, injures three

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 14, 2019

Melbourne and locals alike find Love Machine nightclub in Prahran to be a popular part of  Melbourne R&B and house ... Read More

NY Visit: Creative approaches to traditional spaces
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NY Visit: Creative approaches to traditional spaces

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- March 30, 2019

Architectural Digest Home Design Show Delivers 40,000 people (approximately) attended the AD Home Design Show earlier this month. Architects, interior ... Read More

Mass Panic during Disneyland Paris “Terror Attack” Today
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Mass Panic during Disneyland Paris “Terror Attack” Today

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 24, 2019

It was a busy and exciting weekend for Disneyland in Paris, France. Terror, shots, and a mass panic was on ... Read More

Double Deadly Terror Attack in New Zealand: “There is blood everywhere”
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Double Deadly Terror Attack in New Zealand: “There is blood everywhere”

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 15, 2019

"I'm still in shock at the news coming from Christchurch today. To any Muslims, both in New Zealand and around ... Read More

Armed man attempts to hijack Dubai-bound plane, opens fire on board
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Armed man attempts to hijack Dubai-bound plane, opens fire on board

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 24, 2019

Biman Bangladesh Airlines plane bound for Dubai was forced to make an emergency landing in Chittagong, Bangladesh after a hijacking ... Read More

Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?
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Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the Equality Federation Institute released their 5th annual State Equality Index (SEI), ... Read More

Hilton has to pay $21 million for civil rights violation, but remains a welcoming place
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Hilton has to pay $21 million for civil rights violation, but remains a welcoming place

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019

Towering over Brickell Avenue, Conrad Miami offers the ultimate in luxury accommodations, a serene rooftop pool, sprawling vistas of the ... Read More

Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes
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Nairobi Dusit2 terror attack: 21 dead, 700 rescued and many heroes

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 17, 2019

700 people could have died in the attack in Nairobi but didn't because of security measures in place and the ... Read More

Southern California shooting kills 3 in Gable House Bowl in Torrance
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Southern California shooting kills 3 in Gable House Bowl in Torrance

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 5, 2019

Torrance Police in LA County, California says three people were killed and four people were injured in a shooting late ... Read More

Terror shooting in Strasbourg: 2 dead near popular tourist Christmas Market
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Terror shooting in Strasbourg: 2 dead near popular tourist Christmas Market

editor editor- December 11, 2018

A gunman is reportedly on the run in Strasbourg after shooting two people dead and injuring at least 11 others ... Read More

6 killed, 120 injured in Italian nightclub stampede
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6 killed, 120 injured in Italian nightclub stampede

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 8, 2018

Six people were killed and 120 clubgoers injured in a stampede at a packed nightclub in Italy. Witnesses say the ... Read More

Young Balule Elephant shot  13 times before horrified visitors
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Young Balule Elephant shot 13 times before horrified visitors

editor editor- December 5, 2018

Just as the furore about the trophy hunting of the pride male named Skye began abating, another incident has highlighted ... 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

Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?
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Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 2, 2018

Foreign tourist should leave Zimbabwe. After a violent crackdown Tuesday night, a scary calm is returning to portions of Zimbabwe ... Read More

100th commemoration of the SMS Cormoran at sea now online
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100th commemoration of the SMS Cormoran at sea now online

editor editor- July 5, 2017

On April 7, 2017, Guam commemorated the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of the German vessel SMS Cormoran II, the ... Read More

Guam remembers the SMS Cormoran II at Sea
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Guam remembers the SMS Cormoran II at Sea

eTN Managing Editor eTN Managing Editor- April 29, 2017

Guam has celebrated the 100th anniversary of the scuttling of the SMS Cormoran II, a historic ship where the first ... Read More

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Author of “Flight of the Cormoran” finds love of the open sea

editor editor- April 4, 2017

A civilian employee of the Navy, Herbert Ward first came to Guam in 1953. Read More

Herbert T. Ward finds his passion aboard the Cormoran
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Herbert T. Ward finds his passion aboard the Cormoran

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- April 3, 2017

On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the scuttling of the ... Read More

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Guam to Commemorate 100th Anniversary of SMS Cormoran Scuttling

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2017

On Friday, April 7, 2017, the Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the scuttling of the ... Read More

Air Zimbabwe: Striking pilots should consider themselves fired
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Air Zimbabwe: Striking pilots should consider themselves fired

editor editor- September 13, 2010

Air Zimbabwe says striking pilots who defied a 24-hour deadline to return to work should consider themselves fired. Read More

Air India strike is over – $2.6 million lost, 17 fired, 15 suspended
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Air India strike is over – $2.6 million lost, 17 fired, 15 suspended

editor editor- May 28, 2010

Air India flights staggered back to normal Thursday, after a two-day strike that left 30,000 passengers stranded. Read More

AA worker fired for responding to customer’s complaint
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AA worker fired for responding to customer’s complaint

editor editor- November 10, 2009

The worker, known only as “Mr X”, was responding to a blog post from a disgruntled customer, Dustin Curtis. Read More

Jefferson city fires tourism director
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Jefferson city fires tourism director

editor editor- August 15, 2009

The City Council of Jefferson, Texas fired Juanita Chitwood, the city's director of tourism development. Her termination was effective immediately. Read More

Indian airline sacks overweight stewardesses: report
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Indian airline sacks overweight stewardesses: report

editor editor- January 6, 2009

NEW DELHI — India's state-run carrier Air India has dismissed 10 women flight attendants who were grounded last year for ... Read More

Governor wants Hawaii tourism chief fired for racist e-mails
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Governor wants Hawaii tourism chief fired for racist e-mails

editor editor- September 14, 2008

Governor Linda Lingle called for the resignation of Hawaii Tourism Authority CEO Rex Johnson yesterday, following news that he had ... Read More

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