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Killer whales surround New Zealand woman in stunning drone footage

When Judie Johnson of Hahei, New Zealand, recently took a dip in the waters off the coast of Coromandel, she never expected to be surrounded by a pod of playful orca whales.

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The Latest: Long effort to save Strasbourg victim recounted

A witness in France has told the BBC that one of the people shot and killed in the city of Strasbourg was a Thai tourist who suffered a head wound and didn’t respond to efforts to revive him

VoA /
Egypt Probes Images of Naked Couple Atop Pyramid

Egyptian authorities have launched an investigation into images said to show a naked couple who scaled the Great Pyramid that has sparked outrage in ...

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PM apologizes after tourist death

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern apologized to Grace Millane's family after the 22-year-old was killed while traveling in the country.

VoA /
Church Renovation Lifts Christmas Spirit in Bethlehem

 A historic renovation of the Church of the Nativity is lifting spirits in the biblical town of Bethlehem ahead of Christmas, offering visitors a ...

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New alert system warns large ships of nearby whales off B.C. coast

A new alert system is launching off B.C.'s coast to warn large vessels about nearby whales, with ...

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Man accused of killing tourist appears in New Zealand court

A man accused of killing 22-year-old British tourist Grace Millane made his first appearance in a New Zealand court on Monday

Washinton Post /
France girds for weekend protests, fearing more violence

Anticipating a fourth straight weekend of violent protests, France is mobilizing thousands of police, cordoning off Paris’ broad boulevards and making plans to shut down tourist sites like the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre

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Paris braces for another day of violence as Eiffel Tower, museums plan to close

Some of Paris most famous tourist sites will shut down.

CBC /
Eiffel Tower to be closed as Paris braces for more 'yellow vest' protests

The Eiffel Tower and the Louvre museum will be among the dozens of popular tourist attractions ...

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Paris closes tourist sites ahead of new 'yellow vest' protests this weekend

Paris will shut down several museums and cultural sites this weekend in anticipation of more possible unrest stemming from another "yellow vest" protest.

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WATCH: American tourist recovering after hippo attack

Kristen Yaldor was celebrating her birthday on a guided canoe trip with her husband in Zimbabwe when the hippo capsized their canoe and bit her leg, fracturing her femur.

ABC /
WATCH: Father of US tourist killed in Costa Rica: 'We are incomplete'

Authorities believe Carla Stefaniak fought for her life before she was stabbed and her neck was broken; a security guard has been arrested.

Washinton Post /
In Rome, a new law targets such bad tourist behaviors as bathing in fountains

Repeat offenders risk expulsion from certain areas of Italy’s capital city.

Reuters /
Labor shortage compounds Croatia's struggle to catch up to western Europe

Croatia is suffering a severe labor shortage, most glaringly in its booming seaside tourist resorts, that is compounding obstacles to economic growth ...

CBS /
Body found in Costa Rica matches missing U.S. tourist, officials say

A local security guard was arrested and taken into custody in connection with the disappearance

ABC /
WATCH: World News 12/04/18: Former Sen. Bob Dole Gives Final Salute As Bush Lies In State

Security guard arrested in death of US tourist in Costa Rica: Police; Hotel faces lawsuit after woman claims worker filmed her in shower

CBS /
Body found in area where U.S. tourist went missing in Costa Rica

Authorities are working with Stefaniak's family members in an effort to identify the body

Time /
Suspected Murder of American Tourist in Costa Rica Is Latest in Rising Tide of Violence in the Country

Recently though the murder rate in the small Central American country has been on the rise, with a record-high of 603 people killed in 2017.

CBC /
More North Atlantic right whales spotted in gulf, few in shallow waters

Research shows North Atlantic right whales are visiting the Gulf of St. Lawrence in greater numbers ...

VoA /
Economic Chill Dulls Chinese Appetite for Some Luxury Brands

The designer boutiques of Manhattan and Paris are feeling the chill of a Chinese economic slowdown that has hammered automakers and other ...

Reuters /
Visa, Mastercard offer to cap tourist card fees to end EU probe

Visa and Mastercard have offered to cap the fees charged on card payments made by tourists in the European Union to stave off fines and end an EU ...

CBS /
Body found near Airbnb where U.S. tourist went missing in Costa Rica

Authorities are working with Stefaniak's family members in an effort to identify the body

CBC /
Whale-watching group uses surcharge to boost salmon, science for killer whales

Prince of Whales Whale Watching says the conservation fee charged to passengers will rise from $2 to $5 and will be aimed at supporting the endangered southern resident killer whale population.

Washinton Post /
Philippines reopened ‘paradise’ after six-month cleanup. So why isn’t everyone happy?

Boracay is trying to get a handle on the party scene, crowding and pollution that marred the popular tourist island. But some wonder if the makeover is sustainable. 

Washinton Post /
Philippines reopened ‘paradise’ after six-month cleanup. So why isn’t everyone happy?

Boracay is trying to get a handle on the party scene, crowding and pollution that marred the popular tourist island. But some wonder if the makeover is sustainable. 

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