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Coronavirus Spreads To 20 People on Quarantined Cruise Ship Including 2 Canadians

An additional 10 people including two Canadians aboard the now-quarantined Diamond Princess cruise liner have tested positive for the coronavirus, bringing the current total to 20. The rest of the ship’s 2,666 guests and 1,045 crew members, who are currently quarantined on the Diamond Princess at a port in Yokohama, are likely to remain that way for “at …

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Canadian Airline Launches 3-Month Unlimited Travel Pass For $699!

Attention all Canadian frequent flyers! BC-based Flair Airlines just came out with the greatest offer to date: A 3-month unlimited flight pass for only $699 CAD. Called the ‘Go Travel Pass’, Flair is giving flyers the opportunity to take as many flights as they want between February 13th and May 13th. Booking flights within Canada …

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Istanbul Plane Crash: Plane Breaks In Half After Skidding Off Runway Carrying 179 Passengers

Updated: Turkey’s health minister says 1 person was killed in the plane crash at the Istanbul airport. The number of people injured has now jumped to 157 All 179 people on board a passenger plane survived after it skidded off the runway and broke apart while landing at Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen airport, Pegasus Airlines said in …

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Royal Caribbean Has Canceled 8 Cruises Due To Coronavirus Fears

Following the outbreak of the coronavirus in China, many franchises in the travel industry are taking precautions to ensure the safety of their guests and staff. Royal Caribbean has just followed suit, canceling eight cruises out of China through early March. The cruise line increased the number of cancelations from three as of last week to eight and extended the duration …

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10 People Test Positive For Corona Virus On Quarantined Cruise Ship

At least 10 people aboard a cruise ship moored in Japan have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, officials said. Since arriving at the Japanese port of Yokohama, the Diamond Princess has been quarantined at sea while all passengers and crew on board undergo health screenings. The 10 people who tested positive for the newly identified virus have been …

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Man That Released Mice In Hotel Rooms To Score Free Stays Has Been Arrested

One Utah man faces criminal charges after allegedly releasing rodents in at least three different hotels in the Beehive State in order to score the lodgings for free. Authorities say that Ryan Sentelle State recently admitted that he has freed mice and hamsters in his room at various hotels, complained about the pesky critters and then enjoyed the room at …

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Airline Has a ‘Nanny’ On Long Haul Flights To Help Make Flying WIth Children Bearable

Article by: JAMES MANNION FOR THE MAIL ON SUNDAY Anyone who has travelled with young children will know the feeling. That moment where you step on board the aircraft to see the heads of fellow passengers turn and their eyes narrow. Please don’t sit next to me, is the collective prayer. You shush the smallest noise …

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Japan Quarantines Cruise Ship After Confirmed Coronavirus Case

Health screening began Tuesday for 3,700 passengers and crew aboard a cruise liner held in quarantine at the Japanese port of Yokohama, after a Hong Kong passenger who sailed on the vessel last month tested positive for the Wuhan coronavirus. The 80-year-old man flew to Japan and boarded the ship, the Diamond Princess, run by …

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Coronavirus Prank Forces Jamaica-bound WestJet Flight Back to Canada

A passenger jet taking winter-weary Canadians to Jamaica for a sunny holiday was forced to turn back after a passenger falsely claimed to have the coronavirus, the airline said Tuesday. The Westjet flight to Montego Bay was diverted to Toronto on Monday “due to an unruly guest,” spokeswoman Morgan Bell told AFP. “Out of an …

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6 Passengers Shot and 1 Killed On Greyhound Bus in California

One person was killed and five others were wounded Monday morning after a shooting on a Greyhound bus, California Highway Patrol said. The bus, carrying about 40 passengers, was headed from Los Angeles to the San Francisco area.  Shortly before 1:30 a.m., a gunman on the bus opened fire on Interstate 5, in the Grapevine …

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Airline Removes Man Wearing Gas Mask On Flight Causing Travelers To Panic

American Airlines removed a mysterious gas mask-wearing man from a Houston-bound flight and rebooked him on another plane after passengers became panicked, airline officials said. The presence of the man, whose gas mask completely hid his face, unnerved many of those on board Flight 2212 from Dallas to Houston as they waited to take off …

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Jewish Couple Removed From American Airlines Flight Because of Body Odor Suing For Discrimination

An Orthodox Jewish couple who was removed from an American Airlines flight over body odor is now suing the airline for discrimination. Yehuda Yosef Adler and Jennie Adler were flying on an American Airlines flight with their 19-month-old daughter on Jan. 23, 2019 when the alleged incident occurred. According to Fox News, as soon as they boarded the flight, the …

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