Jonathan J. Kramer

Biden addresses nation a year after Jan 6 attack on Capitol – live updates

President Joe Biden has marked a year since the January 6 assault on the United States Capitol with a fiery speech berating violence and former President Trump’s attempts to overthrow the 2020 election that made Mr. Biden president. “We will make sure that the will of the people is heard,” …

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WARM WINTER: Snowmaking technology saves winter tourism on North Carolina ski slopes

(FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) – When the snow is finally back, we can’t help but dance! Passionate skiers have counted the days, patiently waiting since November to hit the slopes. It’s the first layer of natural winter white… 8 inches of snow in Beech and Sugar Mountains fill the slopes with …

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After his son’s suicide and the January 6 attack, Rep Jamie Raskin isn’t giving up

A year ago, Representative Jamie Raskin, D-Md., Suffered two unimaginable traumas in the span of a single week. On New Years Eve 2020, her 25-year-old son Tommy committed suicide after succumbing to mental illness. Then, on January 6, 2021, just a day after Tommy’s funeral, Raskin was at work at …

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Augusta’s tourism industry hopes to rebound in 2022

AUGUSTA, Georgia (WJBF) – After shutting down for several months due to the pandemic, Michael Weldon said business is picking up at Psychotronic Records. Psychotronic Records is just a local business rebounding during the pandemic. Tourism executives are hopeful that many more will follow along with new ventures. “One of …

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Xiamen successfully won the Golden Rooster Awards and

Xiamen, China, January 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – On December 30, the 34th GOLDEN ROOSTER AWARDS held an awards ceremony in Xiamen. Xiamen has entered the “Golden Rooster Time”, the city’s attention is focused on this event. This year is the 40th anniversary of the Golden Rooster Awards and the …

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Sindh suffers without a viable tourism policy

KARACHI: Despite being a relatively untapped sector and with great potential to help Sindh’s economy, tourism has long been unable to gain momentum in the Southeast Province. Experts and stakeholders related to the scourge industry strongly believe that Sindh’s unique geography gives it great capacity for an exhaustive list of …

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New Year brings more canceled flights for air travelers | Economic news

By DAVID KOENIG, Editor of AP Airlines For air travelers, the New Year picked up where the old left off – with great frustration. As of late Saturday afternoon on the east coast, more than 2,600 US flights and nearly 4,600 worldwide had been canceled, according to the FlightAware tracking …

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New Years Eve events continue in Regina, Saskatoon despite rising COVID-19 numbers

Saskatchewan enters New Years celebrations with 735 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, the highest number recorded since the start of the pandemic. Some companies have canceled events as the end of the year approaches, while others have reduced capacity and many are continuing as planned. Bushwakker Brewing Company in Regina …

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Space tourism took off in 2021, here’s how it happened

Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket launches passenger carrying Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon and … [+] space tourism company Blue Origin, his brother Mark Bezos, Oliver Daemen and Wally Funk, from their spaceport near Van Horn, Texas on Tuesday, July 20, 2021. (AP Photo / Tony Gutierrez) ASSOCIATED PRESS After …

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How air travel has changed in 2021

Editor’s Note – Subscribe to Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Receive news about opening and closing destinations, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) – It has been another eventful year for aviation. As we …

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