• In this photo taken Dec. 28, 2015, water covers a low-lying areas along the Bonneville Salt Flats during an especially wet winter from the rest area in Wendover, Utah, on the north side of U.S. Interstate 80, about 10 miles east of the Nevada-Utah line. Racers who have sounded the alarm that Utah's famous Bonneville Salt Flats are deteriorating now want Congress to step in, arguing that a law is needed because federal land managers aren't doing enough to restore the flats where record-breaking races are held. (AP Photo/Scott Sonner)

    Racers plan to look to Congress for action on Salt Flats

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Racers who have sounded the alarm that Utah’s famous Bonneville Salt Flats are deteriorating now want Congress to step in, arguing that a law is needed because federal land managers aren’t doing enough to restore the flats where record-breaking races are held.

  • Travelers pass through a Transportation Security Administration checkpoint at O'Hare International Airport, Friday, May 27, 2016, in Chicago. Memorial Day weekend, the unofficial start of summer vacations for many and a busy travel period, serves as a crucial test for the TSA. (AP Photo/Kiichiro Sato)

    Holiday air travelers see a break from long security lines

    ATLANTA (AP) — Travelers who were dreading long airport security lines ahead of the Memorial Day weekend instead reported moving quickly through checkpoints Friday after authorities opened extra screening lanes and used bomb-sniffing dogs to give some passengers a break from removing their shoes.

  • Rescued people walk out of the entrance to Hidden River Cave after officials said over a dozen people who exploring the cave were trapped by rising water Thursday, May 26, 2016, in Horse Cave, Ky. The group waded through neck-deep water to get out, authorities said Thursday. (Austin Anthony/Daily News via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Cave escape: Rushing water, sucking mud and pitch black

    HORSE CAVE, Ky. (AP) — One day after 19 people trudged through neck-deep water in a harrowing escape from a flooded Kentucky cave, the operator of the spelunking attraction says he is analyzing the incident for any possible safety lessons.

  • People exit Hidden River Cave after officials said over a dozen people who exploring the cave were trapped by rising water Thursday, May 26, 2016, in Horse Cave, Ky. Horse Cave Fire Chief Donnie Parker said the rising water was caused by heavy rains in the area Thursday afternoon. (Austin Anthony/Daily News via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Trapped group escapes Kentucky cave through neck-deep water

    HORSE CAVE, Ky. (AP) — A group of college students trapped for hours by rising water in a Kentucky cave waded through neck-deep water to get out, authorities said Thursday.

  • In this file photo dated Wednesday, May 6, 2015, Tunisian police officers stand guard near the entrance of the Ghriba synagogue in the resort of Djerba, south Tunisia, Wednesday, May 6, 2015, as Jewish pilgrims make their annual pilgrimage to El Ghriba synagogue. Under unprecedented security, it is announced Thursday May 26, 2016, the Tunisian island of Djerba will hosting the annual Jewish pilgrimage despite recent attacks that have scared away tourists and a warning from the Israeli government. (AP Photo/Mohsen May, FILE)

    Under high security, Jewish pilgrims gather on Tun

    DJERBA, Tunisia (AP) — Under unprecedented security, the Tunisian island of Djerba hosted an annual Jewish pilgrimage amid raised fears of religious violence after deadly Islamic extremist attacks last year scared away visitors.

  • This undated image provided by the O'Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe, N.M., shows Georgia O'Keeffe's painting, "The Barns, Lake George." The museum recently purchased the rarely seen 1926 painting for $3.3 million. (O'Keeffe Museum via AP)

    Georgia O’Keeffe Museum gets rare 1926 painting

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum in New Mexico now owns a rarely seen painting by the artist who helped usher in American modernism.

  • In this Thursday May 19, 2016 photo, Dubai police Lt. Saif Sultan Rashed al-Shamsi, who oversees the tourist police's patrol section, pushes down one of the twin scissor doors of the $140,000 BMW i8 during a demonstration in Dubai, United Arab Emirate. Police in Dubai have built up a high-horsepower arsenal of luxury sports cars and SUVs over the years to complement its fleet of green-and-white patrol cruisers. They say it is a way to reach out to the community and make their officers more accessible to the public in a country home to huge foreign workforce. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

    In image-conscious Dubai, even police patrol in luxury cars

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Image is everything in Dubai — even when fighting crime.

  • Tourists walk around theJR project at the Louvre Pyramid in Paris, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. For his latest bold project, street artist JR is creating an eye-tricking installation at the Louvre Museum that makes it seem as if the huge glass pyramid at the heart of the courtyard has disappeared. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

    Artist makes Louvre Pyramid disappear in optical illusion

    PARIS (AP) — French street artist JR has made the famous Louvre Pyramid in Paris disappear in an optical illusion.

  • O’Keeffe Museum buys artist’s rarely seen Lake George work

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum in Santa Fe has acquired a rarely seen painting created by the artist in 1926.

  • In this undated photo provided by Six Flags New England, visitors ride the new Superman The Ride Virtual Reality Coaster at the park in Agawam, Mass. (Six Flags New England via AP)

    Best new theme park rides: Virtual reality, interactivity

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — You’re flying alongside Superman, seeing the world as the Man of Steel views it, thanks to virtual reality headsets on a roller coaster at Six Flags New England.