The train was making the inaugural run on a new route in Washington state as part of a $180.7 million project designed to speed up service.
Thousands remained stranded a day after more than 1,000 flights were grounded at the start of the Christmas travel rush.
Dozens of Cuban hotels, shops and other businesses with links to Cuba's military, intelligence or security services are now off limits to Americans.
Five long-haul airlines will begin conducting security interviews with all travelers at the request of American officials.
It may seem like someone put a terrible hex on Malaysian airlines in 2014, but AirAsia Flight 8501 wasn't just another ill-fated Malaysian airplane. For one thing, it wasn't even Malaysian.
Ebola is a nightmare disease that travel restrictions cannot keep out.
The South American country hasn't had diplomatic ties with Israel since 2009, and announced Wednesday that Israeli citizens would need to obtain permission before crossing its borders.
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