But over the past 15 years or so, do-it-yourself websites like Orbitz and Airbnb have empowered vacationers to pick their own accommodations, making travel agents increasingly unnecessary.com, has co-founded a new travel startup called Lola, which provides on-demand access to a team of travel agents supported by artificial intelligence software.
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Jerry Brown did the same on the state level for Los Angeles County after the wildfire destroyed three homes and threatened hillside neighborhoods.Authorities were able to cancel the evacuation orders that had been issued for three cities — Los Angeles, Burbank and Glendale — and allow all of the 1,400 people who had fled to return to their homes.
A Chilean protest against Uber and other ride-hailing services has resulted in one death, according to local police.At least 15 people were arrested and the local governor has promised to bring charges against the protest's organizers, according to Reuters.
A Japan Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Tokyo on Tuesday after a suspected bird strike to one of the plane's engines.Video footage of the reported strike shows flames burst out of one of the plane's engines after takeoff.
However, North Korea is a highly clandestine state and the Pentagon knows little about its armaments or where they are.There would also a small, though distinct, possibility of Beijing coming to North Korea’s defense, and open conflict between the world’s two superpowers.
In light of more recent superstorms like Texas' Hurricane Harvey (and its estimated $180 billion in damages) and Hurricane Katrina—which decimated New Orleans' economy for 10 years after it hit—people may have forgotten about the South Florida Category 5 storm.Now, with Hurricane Irma tracking toward Florida, the Southeast U.
Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez said on Twitter Tuesday that he may be asking zones A and B to evacuate as early as tomorrow.He also said evacuations for special needs residents will start tomorrow morning.
Key West International Airport will close Wednesday night for all commercial flights as Irma, a Category 5 hurricane with 185 mile-per-hour winds, is predicted to hit southern Florida this weekend.Monroe County also issued a mandatory evacuation for visitors starting 7 a.
(ROME) - Pope Francis flew out of Italy on Wednesday headed for Colombia, with his plane forced to change route because of Hurricane Irma, which is powering across the northern Caribbean.The Alitalia aircraft had been expected to fly over the U.
Airlines are offering the passengers the chance to rebook their travel plans without the usual fees as Hurricane Irma strikes the Caribbean and threatens to hit Florida next.Irma's effects on travel will only worsen as the storm draws closer to Florida.
As Hurricane Irma barreled through the Caribbean on Wednesday and Thursday, it severely damaged one of the world's most famous airports.Pictures show that the Category 5 storm has wreaked havoc on the Princess Juliana International Airport on the island of St.
The storm destroyed or heavily damaged nearly every building on the island, the Associated Press reports, leaving more than half of the 1,400 residents homeless."It is just really a horrendous situation," Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne told the AP.
The retail and tech giant, which completed its takeover of Whole Foods last week, announced on Thursday that it has opened a search to build a second headquarters somewhere in North America, where "as many as 50,000 high-paying jobs" will be created.Cities that want to be considered by Amazon are being asked to submit proposals detailing the reasons that the company should position its second headquarters in their community.