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WASHINGTON - Much attention has been focused on Washington in recent weeks as the impeachment hearings have played out. The president may have been impeached, but there is one unimpeachable fact regarding our nation's capital. It has developed quite the reputation for world-class cuisine. From sizzling steaks to spicy Afghan kebobs, Washington has it covered. I found out for myself on a recent ...

Kevin Gerber isn't even a "Star Wars" fan, but he had happily just spent $100 to build a droid with his 5- year-old son at Disney World's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge's Droid Depot. You can even become recruits at the Resistance's temporary encampment at the start of the new Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance attraction, which opened in Orlando last month and will open Jan. 17...

NORFOLK, Va. - The expression on my face must have shown my sheer frustration. I had been waiting half an hour for Fred - make that F.R.E.D. (Free Ride Every Day.) This eco-friendly taxi comes equipped with battery power and solar roof and is available on request for those in need of a ride to a specific Norfolk destination. As luck would have it, I needed F.R.E.D. on the day it was scheduled ...

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This past summer, seeking some sanity, I flew to Singapore and from there to Switzerland. I struggle to think of any other two countries where the citizenry is as contented. In my imagination, the two countries meld into a single entity: Swissapore.

A big player in the cruise industry is diving into the Great Lakes market. Switzerland-based Viking, which built its name plying the rivers of Europe, is extending its reach into North America in 2022 with voyages exploring the largest surface of fresh water in the world. The announcement was made last week at an event in Beverly Hills, Calif., where Viking founder and chairman Torstein Hagen ...

A thin ephemeral waterfall in Yosemite National Park that's barely noticed by many visitors to the popular Yosemite Valley becomes the California park's star attraction each February. Horsetail Fall over the eastern edge of El Capitan can glow golden or orange at sunset from mid- to late-February when its water is flowing and skies are clear. Illumination from the setting sun causes this ...