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The best day of the week to buy airplane tickets

New research finds that it's not what most of us expected. Read more

Europe sees sharp rise in measles: 41,000 cases, 37 deaths

BERLIN (AP) — The World Health Organization says the number of measles cases in Europe jumped sharply during the first six months of 2018 and at least 37 people have died. Read more

Tourists go off beaten path on North Korea's sacred volcano

MOUNT PAEKTU, North Korea (AP) — Foreign tourists looking to go off the beaten path in North Korea can now camp out on the country's biggest volcano. Read more

Quakes cut power, topple homes on Indonesia island; 3 dead

SEMBALUN, Indonesia (AP) — Multiple strong earthquakes cut power across the Indonesian island of Lombok, toppled buildings and killed at least three people as the tourist hotspot was trying to recover from a temblor earlier this month that killed hundreds of people. Read more

The Latest: Latest earthquake on Indonesian island kills 2

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The Latest on earthquakes that have struck Indonesia's Lombok island (all times local): Read more

UK woman rescued after falling from cruise ship in Croatia

PULA, Croatia (AP) — A British woman was rescued Sunday after falling from a cruise ship and spending 10 hours in the Adriatic Sea at night, Croatia's coast guard said. Read more

Renewable resort: Greek island to run on wind, solar power

TILOS, Greece (AP) — When the blades of its 800-kilowatt wind turbine start turning, the small Greek island of Tilos will become the first in the Mediterranean to run exclusively on wind and solar power. Read more

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Photos: Romania's Merry Cemetery where people 'laugh at death itself'

The Merry Cemetery in the northwestern village of Sapanta is a collection of more than 1,000 elaborate wooden Orthodox crosses etched with … Read more

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Plans to overhaul Mendenhall Glacier nearly complete

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Plans for an overhaul of a popular Juneau destination are nearly complete. Read more

Historic Route 66 hotel for sale in Gallup, New Mexico

GALLUP, N.M. (AP) — A historic hotel on Route 66 in New Mexico is for sale. Read more

Grand Canyon road closed because of wildfire is reopening

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Grand Canyon National Park is reopening a scenic road to a North Rim vista that was closed Aug. 4 because of a lightning-caused wildfire. Read more

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Reverse mortgages: Too good to be true?

Important information residents of Cumberland County need to know before they decide.

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Cumberland County people no longer have to clean their gutters

Skip gutter cleaning this summer.