First pictures of Southwest Airlines passenger Jennifer Riordan killed after being sucked out of jet – as female pilot hailed a hero

First pictures of Southwest Airlines passenger Jennifer Riordan killed after being sucked out of jet – as female pilot hailed a hero

Banking executive Jennifer Riordan suffered fatal head injuries after the jet exploded on Southwest flight 1380 from New York to Dallas. Riordan, who was on her way home to Albuquerque, New Mexico, was pulled back inside by heroic passengers and crew after the…

Visit this insane ‘unicorn’ island

Visit this insane ‘unicorn’ island

Life’s a beach at this Instagram-ready “Unicorn Island” in the Philippines. Inflatable Island, located off the shore of Subic Bay 80 miles west of Manila, is a photogenic obstacle course that floats on top of 36,600 square feet of water. It’s as…

Airline boarding passes are full of secrets

Airline boarding passes are full of secrets

From the moment we arrive at the airport until we pick up our luggage at the other end, our flight number guides us every step of the way. But have you ever wondered what this assortment of letters and numbers means? There’s…

Millennials are ditching honeymoons for ‘manymoons’

Millennials are ditching honeymoons for ‘manymoons’

After saying “I do,” many millennial newlyweds are forsaking the traditional honeymoon for a new trend: the “many-moon.” Between their sense of adventure and career-focused lifestyles, a few quick getaways through the first year of marriage are both more exciting and practical…

National Parks won’t hike entrance fees after backlash

National Parks won’t hike entrance fees after backlash

A proposed plan to increase entry fees at 17 national parks across the country has been scrapped after widespread public opposition. The National Park Service announced in October 2017 it was considering the fare hike in order to generate revenue for desperately needed…

Met Office issues 'severe' alerts as inch of rain threatens to flood homes, cut power and spark travel chaos in England from tonight

Met Office issues 'severe' alerts as inch of rain threatens to flood homes, cut power and spark travel chaos in England from tonight

The Met Office has issued yellow severe weather alerts for today and tomorrow warning that journeys may take longer due to the wet conditions. Around an inch of rain is expected to fall in roughly six hours overnight in the south of…

Sick Facebook boasts of 'evil monster' who slit TUI travel agent's throat in 'love triangle' killing

Sick Facebook boasts of 'evil monster' who slit TUI travel agent's throat in 'love triangle' killing

Cassie Hayes, 28, was "executed" by Andrew Burke, 30, at the TUI travel agents where she was assistant manager in Southport, Merseyside, in January. Cassie's sobbing mum Tracy today branded him "the most evil horrific monster walking this earth" and said he…

Mum slams 'evil monster' who 'executed' daughter in TUI travel agency as it's revealed murderer threatened to kill months before

Mum slams 'evil monster' who 'executed' daughter in TUI travel agency as it's revealed murderer threatened to kill months before

Cassie Hayes, 28, was "executed" by Andrew Burke, 30, at the TUI travel agents where she was assistant manager in Southport, Merseyside, in January. Cassie's sobbing mum Tracy today branded him "the most evil horrific monster walking this earth" and said he…

JFK no longer ranks among the world’s busiest airports

JFK no longer ranks among the world’s busiest airports

Kennedy Airport was knocked out of a list of the top 20 busiest airports in the world as passenger traffic increased substantially in Asia, according to a report on Monday. New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport broke into the top 20 last…

Southeast Asia’s idyllic islands buckle under tourism strain

Southeast Asia’s idyllic islands buckle under tourism strain

SINGAPORE/BANGKOK – The six-month closure of the Philippine tourism island of Boracay for a revamp after the country’s president branded it a “cesspool” reflects the growing pressures on beach resorts across Southeast Asia as visitor numbers surge. Tourism experts say the region’s…

The popular tourist hotspots where you could be fined or JAILED for wearing a bikini… and some of them may surprise you

The popular tourist hotspots where you could be fined or JAILED for wearing a bikini… and some of them may surprise you

But the South-East Asian nation is just one of dozens of countries where wearing a bikini away from a beach could land you a fine, or even jail time. Many would be surprised to discover that Barcelona and Majorca – two destinations…

This is officially the best airline

This is officially the best airline

These guys soar above the competition. Alaska Airlines is the best airline overall for 2018, according to a new analysis from personal finance site WalletHub that considered in-flight comfort and cost; animal incidents; and baggage, complaints and departures. Delta Air Lines, Hawaiian…