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3 pics of the most crowded pool in the world

When it gets hot in China, it seems there's only one place to go. Would you be able to brave the crowds?


Avoiding plane crashes as air traffic doubles

2014-07-29 12:28

More travelers are flying than ever before, creating a daunting challenge for airlines: keep passengers safe in an ever more crowded airspace.

Emirates airline says will not fly over Iraq after MH17

2014-07-29 09:48

Emirates will stop flying over Iraq due to concerns over jihadist missile attacks following the MH17 air disaster in Ukraine.


Travel company says Kenya 'must be joking' about tourism figures

2014-07-29 09:50

A leading Kenyan hotel chain has disputed official figures for tourist arrivals, saying violent attacks by militant Islamists have scared away far more tourists than the authorities admit.

Travellers warned of increased Ebola risk

2014-07-28 08:50

Ebola’s arrival in Lagos, Nigeria has added new fears about the spread of one of the world's deadliest viruses.

Airlines resume flights to Tel Aviv

2014-07-28 08:11

Air France and Germany's Lufthansa have resumed flights to Tel Aviv after several days' suspension.

Malaysia Airlines crew reel after disasters

2014-07-28 08:16

Jonathan Takom has been a Malaysia Airlines steward for 16 worry-free years, but after the carrier's loss of two planes and nearly 30 crew, when he touches down these days his anxious family calls to check he's safe.

Bad weather seen as probable cause of fatal Air Algerie crash

2014-07-28 08:19

Poor weather was the most likely cause of the crash of an Air Algerie flight in the West African state of Mali that killed 118 people on board, French officials have said.

Tourist shot dead in Kenya was German: police

2014-07-25 15:40

Kenyan police said a female tourist shot dead in the coastal city of Mombasa was from Germany, the second such killing of a foreign visitor by gunmen there this month.

IATA vows action after black week for aviation

2014-07-25 11:34

The International Air Transport Association said it will "leave nothing unturned" to boost global aviation safety after a black week claimed over 460 lives in three separate crashes.

Very bad week: Airline disasters come in a cluster

2014-07-25 08:51

Aviation has suffered one of its worst weeks in memory, but industry analysts and safety experts say they can find no common themes.

WATCH: Whale lifts kayaker right out of the water

2014-07-24 12:13

Two kayakers had an unexpected and rather terrifying close encounter with whales off the coast of Puerto Madryn in Argentina recently. Take a look!

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