Island Air to cease operations after Friday

Island Air to cease operations after Friday

Island Air says it will close operations as of 12:01 a.m. Saturday due to legal pressures imposed by its aircraft lessors.

United flight evacuated on Newark airport tarmac after engine fire

United flight evacuated on Newark airport tarmac after engine fire

A United flight was evacuated on the Newark Liberty International Airport tarmac Tuesday night after an engine fire was spotted by the airport's tower, officials said.

American Airlines first officer dies during landing in New Mexico

American Airlines first officer dies during landing in New Mexico

An American Airlines first officer died Wednesday after becoming incapacitated during the last phases of landing at Albuquerque, New Mexico, two people familiar with the situation said.

#BoycottHawaii trending on Twitter after travel ban put on hold

#BoycottHawaii trending on Twitter after travel ban put on hold

After a federal judge in Hawaii blocked President Donald Trump's efforts to freeze immigration by refugees and citizens of some predominantly Muslim nations, some on Twitter called for a boycott of Hawaii using the hashtag #BoycottHawaii. Travel ban supporters want to boycott Hawaii and Hawaii seems pretty okay with it

Hokule'a to arrive in South Africa

Hokule'a to arrive in South Africa

The Hokule'a canoe and crew is expected to arrive at Port Elizabeth in South Africa today. Officials say they will dock around 5 a.m. November, 1, or 5 p.m. HST. The canoe bypassed East London and Port Elizabeth now awaits the crew's arrival. Their voyage through the Indian Ocean can be risky, with ever changing weather a fierce storms.

Denmark's Tivoli Gardens twinkling with holiday spirit

Denmark's Tivoli Gardens twinkling with holiday spirit

 Denmark's Tivoli Gardens is getting into the Christmas spirit.A record-breaking 800,000 lights are twinkling in the country's park. The lights took over 10,000 hours to set-up and were finished Saturday for the beginning of the Tivoli Christmas festivities.Visitors can walk among 1,100 Christmas trees, admire 60,000 Christmas baubles, and enjoy the heady scent of cinnamon tea and traditional glogg wine in the Alpine Village.

Scott Kelly breaks record for time in space

Scott Kelly breaks record for time in space

Scott Kelly spent his 216th consecutive day in space Thursday. That's the single-longest mission ever completed by an American astronaut.Michael Lopez-Alegria spent 215 days in space back in 2007. Kelly and a Russian astronaut are spending a full year on the International Space Station to conduct research on long-duration spaceflight. Kelly will return to earth next March, falling just short of the world record for most continuous days in space.A Russian astronaut spent more than 400 d...