No, that doesn't mean a whole city will be without committee leaders and law enforcement. It means that words that imply a gender preference will be removed from the city's codes and replaced with gender-neutral terms, according a recently adopted ordinance.The city voted Tuesday night to replace gendered...
(CNN) — When the founder of your hotel company is a character on "Batman" and "Mad Men," you've officially crossed over from business to brand.That founder would be Conrad "Connie" Hilton of the eponymous Hilton hotel brand. Hilton, a Texas native, purchased an existing hotel in the town...
The measures include inspecting hotels more often, requiring hotels to post emergency contact information in every guest room, adding more monitoring measures to medical facilities located inside hotels and opening an emergency tourist center."Given the amount of coverage that we have gotten over the last couple of months...
(CNN) — Vietnam already has a worldwide reputation for its food, beaches, ancient history and diverse landscapes. And, over the past decade, it's also emerged as one of the world's leading destinations for caving. Quang Binh province in central Vietnam is particularly famous, thanks to the UNESCO-protected...
(CNN) — In an age when plane passengers are shamed almost daily on social media for inappropriate behavior, it takes a lot to shock fellow fliers. So kudos to this unidentified man, who has managed to repulse millions of people by using his bare feet to operate his...
(CNN) — A passenger whose "extremely disruptive behavior" caused a flight to be diverted with a military escort has been sent a bill for £85,000 ($105,000) and permanently banned from the airline. Chloe Haines has been accused by British operator Jet2 of a "catalog of aggressive, abusive and...
(CNN) — Do you like hot dogs? Would you like to spend the night inside one?Well, it's not an actual hot dog, but the world's most famous replica of one: the Wienermobile.Oscar Mayer will soon let Wienermobile enthusiasts -- yes, they exist -- book a night's lodging inside...
Las Vegas (CNN) — Las Vegas is a city for gamblers, yes, and it's a city for revelers too, but it is also a city for people who like to eat and who like to eat well when they travel.And it's not all white tablecloth, five-star fine dining....
On Tuesday, the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 launch, the 555-foot national symbol lit up with an image of the moon-bound shuttle blasting into space. The 363-foot projection of the Saturn V rocket will appear for two hours every night during the anniversary of the mission that...
The industry groups Society of London Theatre and UK Theatre have teamed up with security company Calla to prevent aggression against staff, according to Phill Brown, head of risk and safety at the Society of London Theatre and UK Theatre.Brown told CNN that a West End venue is...