White House cancels US delegation trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos hours after throwing wrench into congressional trip to Afghanistan

REUTERS/Carlos Barria President Donald Trump on Thursday canceled the US delegation’s annual trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, “out of consideration” for the furloughed federal employees amid the ongoing partial government shutdown. Trump attended the forum in 2018 but was expected to send a delegation of senior US officials this year. The […]

Using Regional Airports on a Trip to Europe — Reader Success Story

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‘Whatever it takes’: Trump talks shutdown and doubles down on desire for border wall on trip to Iraq

Joshua Roberts/Reuters A shutdown affecting parts of the federal government appeared no closer to resolution Wednesday, with President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats locked in a hardening standoff over border wall money that threatens to carry over into January. Trump vowed to hold the line, telling reporters as he flew to Iraq that he’ll do […]

He’s not an official: Macron’s office left red-faced explaining ex-aide Benalla’s luxury trip

Days before Emmanuel Macron visited French troops in Chad for Christmas, his scandal-plagued former aide Alexandre Benalla traveled to the African country to meet a top official. And the Elysée palace had some explaining to do. Benalla, who lost his job after his beating of a protester prompted the French president’s ‘Watergate’ scandal, went to […]

How a Trip to New Zealand Saved Me $2,000 — Reader Success Story

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10 underrated places in North America for your next girls trip

Universal Pictures There’s nothing like a girls trip to strengthen even the strongest of friendships. With so many beautiful cities in North America, there are several destinations easy on the eyes and the wallet. Wine country in New York is a nice change of pace while Mexico‘s self-proclaimed surf town are among some of the […]

7 Mistakes To Avoid On Your First Solo Trip

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Kate Middleton incredibly jealous when Prince William did this on royal trip without her

Kate Middleton gave birth to Prince William’s son Prince Louis, aged seven months, in April. This meant she was unable to join her husband went he went on a week-long royal private working trip to Africa in September. The Duchess of Cambridge remained in the UK with Louis, Princess Charlotte, three, and Prince George, five. […]

Here’s What It Was Like Traveling on JetBlue’s ‘Destination Good’ Mystery Trip

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