Hospitality and leisure industry

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) Chairman and CEO Robert A. Marino, left, addresses the media at the Statehouse Monday, July 3, 2017, in Trenton, N.J. New Jersey's budget stalemate between Republican Gov. Chris Christie and the Democrat-controlled Legislature is smoldering with the state government shut down and state parks closed to the public as the Fourth of July approaches. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
July 03, 2017 - 11:32 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie said late Monday he'll sign a budget deal and end a government shutdown that had closed state parks and beaches to the public. The Republican governor, who lounged with his family on a closed beach over the weekend and was roundly criticized for it, said he...
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In this Friday, June 30, 2017 photo, people sunbathe at the Printania Palace Hotel, in Broummana, some 15 kilometers (about 10 miles) northeast of Beirut, Lebanon. The tourism industry in Lebanon is on the rebound, thanks in no small part to the misfortunes of its Middle East neighbors, engulfed by wars, chaos and political upheaval. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
July 03, 2017 - 2:48 am
BEIRUT (AP) — Beirut's landmark Hamra Street is bustling again and hotel occupancy rates are on the rise as Lebanon's tourism industry rebounds, thanks in no small part to the misfortunes of its Middle East neighbors, engulfed by wars, chaos and political upheaval. It was just four years ago when...
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In this Friday, June 30, 2017 photo, people sunbathe at the Printania Palace Hotel, in Broummana, some 15 kilometers (about 10 miles) northeast of Beirut, Lebanon. The tourism industry in Lebanon is on the rebound, thanks in no small part to the misfortunes of its Middle East neighbors, engulfed by wars, chaos and political upheaval. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
July 03, 2017 - 2:29 am
BEIRUT (AP) — Beirut's landmark Hamra Street is bustling again and hotel occupancy rates are on the rise as Lebanon's tourism industry rebounds, thanks in no small part to the misfortunes of its Middle East neighbors, engulfed by wars, chaos and political upheaval. It was just four years ago when...
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Map locates the countries included in Trump’s travel ban; 2c x 3 inches; 96.3 mm x 76 mm;
June 29, 2017 - 11:31 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Trump administration's revived travel ban for visitors from six mostly Muslim countries (all times local): 11:30 a.m. The U.N. refugee agency says it hopes for a "generous approach" from the United States as the Trump administration adjusts U.S. refugee...
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Unidentified Crown Resorts employees wearing face masks are escorted by securities as they leave the Baoshan District People's Court after attending her trial in Shanghai, China, Monday, June 26, 2017. Australian and Chinese employees of a casino company on Monday pleaded guilty to charges relating to gambling and the three Australians were sentenced to nine or 10 months' imprisonment, an Australian official said. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
June 26, 2017 - 5:50 am
SHANGHAI (AP) — A Chinese court sentenced 16 Australian and Chinese employees of a casino company to nine to 10 months in prison on Monday after they pleaded guilty to gambling-related charges, the company and an Australian official said. Nineteen defendants, including three Australians from the...
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Australian Consul General Graeme Meehan, left, arrives at the Baoshan District People's Court in Shanghai, China, Monday, June 26, 2017. Australian and Chinese casino employees stood trial Monday on charges relating to gambling, which is illegal in mainland China, in a case that highlights the sensitivity of doing certain businesses in China. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
June 26, 2017 - 12:40 am
SHANGHAI (AP) — The Latest on the criminal trial of Australian and Chinese casino workers in a Chinese court (all times local): 1:30 p.m. An Australian official says Australian and Chinese employees of a casino company have pleaded guilty to charges relating to gambling in a Chinese court and that...
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In this photo taken May 30, 2009 and released by Christopher Barbara, Gareth Johnson poses for photos while wearing a traditional costume during a visit to the Pyongyang Film Studio in Pyongyang in North Korea. British expatriate Gareth Johnson founded the Young Pioneer Tours agency in 2008 and has built up a business attracting young travelers with a competitively priced catalog of exotic-sounding, hard-partying adventures into the world's most isolated country. (Christopher Barbara via AP)
June 22, 2017 - 12:24 am
BEIJING (AP) — Beer-soaked "booze cruises" down North Korea's Taedong River. Scuba diving trips off the country's eastern coast. Saint Patrick's Day pub crawls in Pyongyang featuring drinking games with cheery locals. Since 2008, the Young Pioneer Tours agency built up a business attracting young...
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In this photo taken May 30, 2009 and released by Christopher Barbara, Gareth Johnson poses for photos while wearing a traditional costume during a visit to the Pyongyang Film Studio in Pyongyang in North Korea. British expatriate Gareth Johnson founded the Young Pioneer Tours agency in 2008 and has built up a business attracting young travelers with a competitively priced catalog of exotic-sounding, hard-partying adventures into the world's most isolated country. (Christopher Barbara via AP)
June 21, 2017 - 11:29 pm
BEIJING (AP) — Beer-soaked "booze cruises" down North Korea's Taedong River. Scuba diving trips off the country's eastern coast. Saint Patrick's Day pub crawls in Pyongyang featuring drinking games with cheery locals. Since 2008, the Young Pioneer Tours agency built up a business attracting young...
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FILE - In this Dec. 21, 2016, file photo, The Trump International Hotel in Washington. President Donald Trump will hold his first re-election fundraiser at his own hotel in Washington on June 28, 2017. The president began his 2020 campaign on the day he was inaugurated and raised at least $7 million by the end of March. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
June 21, 2017 - 6:47 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President. Candidate. Businessman. Three of President Donald Trump's roles converge next week as he holds his first re-election fundraiser at his hotel in Washington. Trump can see the Trump International Hotel from the White House lawn, making it a premier and convenient location...
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In this photo taken May 30, 2009 and released by Christopher Barbara, Gareth Johnson poses for photos while wearing a traditional costume during a visit to the Pyongyang Film Studio in Pyongyang in North Korea. British expatriate Gareth Johnson founded the Young Pioneer Tours agency in 2008 and has built up a business attracting young travelers with a competitively priced catalog of exotic-sounding, hard-partying adventures into the world's most isolated country. (Christopher Barbara via AP)
June 21, 2017 - 10:40 am
BEIJING (AP) — Beer-soaked "booze cruises" down North Korea's Taedong River. Scuba diving trips off the country's eastern coast. Saint Patrick's Day pub crawls in Pyongyang featuring drinking games with cheery locals. Since 2008, the Young Pioneer Tours agency built up a business attracting young...
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