• National Wrestling Hall of Fame revokes Hastert’s awards

    STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — The National Wrestling Hall of Fame said Monday that it has revoked all honors for Dennis Hastert after the former House speaker was accused of sexually abusing teenagers decades ago.

  • The Might of Mickey: Orlando still top US destination

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — It’s a crowded world after all — at least in Orlando’s hotels and theme parks.

  • Mark Cline does an impromptu leap before "Foamhendge", his full-sized foam and fiberglass recreation of Stonehendge, located on Rt. 11 near Natural Bridge, Va., Tuesday, April 26, 2016. Cline must move the monument before Aug. 1 because Foamhenge sits on property that will become part of the new Natural Bridge State Park. (Bob Brown/Richmond Times-Dispatch via AP)

    Foam Home: Plastic replica of Stonehenge to be relocated

    NATURAL BRIDGE, Va. (AP) — “Foamhenge,” a life-sized plastic foam replica of England’s famous Stonehenge monument, has made appearances in TV shows and attracted curious visitors from around the world.

    Updated: 12:03 pm

  • This June 7, 2014 image shows the Tepee Curios neon sign along historic Route 66 as a storm approaches in Tucumcari, N.M. The shop was originally a gas station that carried souvenirs and groceries. The American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association has released a guidebook that details tribes and notable sites along the route. (AP photo/Susan Montoya Bryan)

    Guide highlights Native American link to historic Route 66

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A new story is unfolding along historic Route 66 thanks to a yearlong project coordinated by a tourism group with help from the National Park Service and American Indian tribes along America’s Mother Road.

    Updated: 9:55 am

  • People waving Cuban flags greet passengers on Carnival's Adonia cruise ship as they arrive from Miami in Havana, Cuba, Monday, May 2, 2016. The Adonia's arrival is the first step toward a future in which thousands of ships a year could cross the Florida Straits, long closed to most U.S.-Cuba traffic due to tensions that once brought the world to the brink of nuclear war. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

    First US cruise in decades set to arrive in Havana

    HAVANA (AP) — The first U.S. cruise ship in nearly 40 years crossed the Florida Straits from Miami and docked in Havana on Monday, restarting commercial travel on waters that served as a stage for a half-century of Cold War hostility.

    Updated: 10:27 am

  • In this Monday, April 25, 2016 photo, construction employees work at The Asbury hotel in Asbury Park, N.J. The Asbury, the first new hotel in more than 50 years is set to open in Asbury Park at the end of May. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

    Greetings from Asbury Park, opening first hotel in 50 years

    ASBURY PARK, N.J. (AP) — In the Jersey shore city that gave Bruce Springsteen’s debut album its name, owners of the first new hotel to open there in more than 50 years hope they can convince locals and tourists alike that what was once considered a slum by the sea is now a destination with a bright future.

  • In this photo taken on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, Albanian Besim Ndregjoni, a former political prisoner, walks outside an old bunker in Tirana. A formerly top-secret installation meant to keep Albania running after a nuclear attack is the latest relic of the country's dark Communist past being reinvented as a modern tourist attraction. (AP Photo/Gent Shkullaku)

    Albania hopes to lure tourists with Communist nuclear bunker

    TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Who doesn’t want to see a formerly top-secret Communist nuclear bunker?

  • Raiders in Las Vegas? It’s still several hurdles away

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Raiders owner Mark Davis says he’ll move his NFL team from Oakland if a 65,000-seat domed stadium is built in Las Vegas.

  • In this Jan. 26, 2014 file photo, violinist Rachel Barton appears at the 56th annual Grammy Awards at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Pine says an American Airlines flight attendant and captain would not allow her violin as a carry-on from Chicago to Albuquerque, N.M. She says federal regulations and the airline’s own policy specifically permit violins as carry-ons. American spokeswoman Leslie Scott says the American Eagle flight captain determined that the instrument could not be safely secured in an overhead bin or under a seat. Barton was rebooked for travel Friday, April 29, 2016, and received an apology from the airline. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

    American Airlines apologizes to musician for barring violin

    FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A concert musician who was not allowed to board a flight with her violin says she hopes the incident will raise awareness of regulations that permit violins and other small instruments as carry-on luggage.

  • In this Wednesday, April 27, 2016 photo, one of 12 gigantic bronze animal heads representing the signs of the Zodiac by Chinese artist Ai Weiwei stands behind businessmen eating lunch on the Rose Kennedy Greenway in Boston. The sculptures are scheduled to remain on public display in the park through October. (AP Photo/Bill Sikes)

    Giant Chinese zodiac sculptures are turning heads in Boston

    BOSTON (AP) — A dozen giant bronze animal heads representing the signs of the Chinese zodiac are stopping people in their tracks in downtown Boston and sparking conversations.