Family travel

In this photo taken Wednesday, April 3, 2019, Jesse Melgar, deputy director of media and public affairs for Gov. Gavin Newsom poses at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif. Melgar, who is serving as Newsom's spokesman on the upcoming trip to El Salvador, is the son of a Salvadorian immigrant who fled the country nearly 40 years ago to escape the violent civil war. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
April 05, 2019 - 2:56 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom is traveling to El Salvador to learn firsthand what is prompting thousands of people to leave and seek new lives in the United States. Joining him is an aide whose father made the same journey to the U.S. nearly 40 years ago . Jesse Melgar is...
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In this Feb. 28, 2019, photo, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the Chuck Hagel Forum in Global Leadership, on the campus of the University of Nebraska-Omaha, in Omaha, Neb. On the cusp of a decision, Biden is weighing at least one daunting challenge that could complicate his path to the Democratic presidential nomination: Money. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
March 09, 2019 - 10:13 am
NEW YORK (AP) — On the cusp of another White House run, Joe Biden faces a daunting challenge that could complicate his path to the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination: money. Those close to the former vice president believe he would start off at a fundraising disadvantage compared to would-be...
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Alabama's Joshua Casher answers questions during media day for the NCAA college football playoff championship game Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
January 05, 2019 - 4:49 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joshua Casher had a couple of carloads of friends and family make the drive to the College Football Playoff championship last year in Atlanta, when it was only a few hours away from his hometown in Mobile, Alabama. With Alabama playing the championship game this year all the...
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FILE - In this Monday, May 3, 1999 file photo, members of the Cuban baseball team carry their country's flag onto the field after a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards in Baltimore. Major League Baseball, its players’ association and the Cuban Baseball Federation reached an agreement that will allow players from the island nation to sign big league contracts without defecting, an effort to eliminate the dangerous trafficking that had gone on for decades. The agreement runs through Oct. 31, 2021. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)
December 19, 2018 - 7:51 pm
HAVANA (AP) — Major League Baseball, its players' association and the Cuban Baseball Federation reached an agreement that will allow players from the island to sign big league contracts without defecting, an effort to eliminate the dangerous trafficking that had gone on for decades. The agreement,...
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June 29, 2018 - 10:14 am
GENEVA (AP) — The Latest on the U.N. migration agency's rejection of (all times local): 4:00 p.m. The U.N.'s migration agency has elected Portuguese Socialist Antonio Vitorino as its new leader after rejecting the Trump administration's proposed candidate to head the body. In a Friday statement,...
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In this photo from body camera video, two Native American teenagers are questioned by Colorado State University campus police after they were pulled from a college tour, Monday, April 30, in Colorado. The teen's faces were blurred by the Colorado State University campus police. The mother of the teenagers who campus police pulled from the tour after a parent reported feeling nervous about them said she believes her sons were victims of racial profiling and she feared for their safety after learning about the encounter. In an interview Thursday with The Associated Press, Lorraine Kahneratokwas Gray described receiving a frantic phone call from her son, 19-year-old Thomas Kanewakeron Gray, about the incident at Colorado State University. (Colorado State University campus police via AP)
May 04, 2018 - 10:00 pm
DENVER (AP) — Colorado State University is inviting two Native American teenagers pulled from a campus tour by police back to the school, saying it will pick up the tab for them to travel there for a VIP tour with their family. The school also released body camera footage Friday showing two police...
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This combination photo shows Ronnie Ortiz-Magro from the television show "Jersey Shore", in 2010, left, and in 2018. The cast of the popular MTV series is back in "Jersey Shore: Family Vacation," premiering Thursday, April 5 at 8p.m. on MTV. (AP Photo)
April 05, 2018 - 2:14 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — It's time for a whole new cycle of gym, tanning and laundry — the crew from "Jersey Shore" is rebooting Thursday. "Jersey Shore Family Vacation" will feature original cast members Paul "Pauly D" DelVecchio, Jenni "JWoww" Farley, Vinny Guadagnino, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, Nicole "Snooki"...
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March 28, 2018 - 4:39 pm
PROSPECT, Va. (AP) — Carnival Cruise rolled into a small Virginia town this week on the hunt for a local teen and his coveted Snapchat handle @CarnivalCruise. The company surprised 15-year-old Darian Lipscomb at his Prospect, Virginia, home Tuesday night after peppering the town with signs asking "...
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Pleasant Valley fourth graders Connor Atkins, left, Makenna Laymon-Cutlip, and Cooper Kuneff work on their Language assignment on the first day back to class following the teachers strike Wednesday, March 7, 2018, in Pleasant Valley, W.Va. Students returned Wednesday to schools across West Virginia, a day after the state's teachers wangled a 5 percent pay increase from their elected leaders. Their victory came after walking off the job in all 55 counties of this poor Appalachian mountain state to protest some of the lowest pay for their profession in the country. (Tammy Shriver/Times-West Virginian via AP)
March 08, 2018 - 2:20 pm
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia schools Superintendent Steve Paine says the nine days of instructional time lost during the recent teacher strike must be made up. Paine said Thursday it's up to the 55 county public school systems to decide how to do that. The superintendent says at least one...
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In this July 22, 2016 photo, tourists are dwarfed by El Castillo at the Chichen-Itza ruins in Yucatan, Mexico. While beach destinations remain popular for spring break, travel agents say customers are also demanding unique cultural experiences and active outdoorsy adventures. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
February 06, 2018 - 12:30 pm
Spring break isn't just about "fly and flop" anymore — heading to a beach where you lie in the sun all day drinking pina coladas. These days travelers want to balance relaxation with experiences, whether it's tours that offer cultural immersion, yoga retreats or hiking adventures. Beach...
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