Over half of 2,500 Americans surveyed by the U.S. Travel Association said that an increase in fuel costs would make them rethink their summer road trip plans.
If you feel like ditching the car and the same old beach retreats, consider staying at one of these delightful ocean-perched properties.
A bolt of lightening crashed through the kitchen window, mowed me down like a freight train hurtling through my chest. Then came smoke. Fifteen minutes later we were out in the storm, watching in disbelief as our beloved home vanished in a towering wall of flame.
The U.S. Peace Index is based on analysis of homicide, violent crime, policing, incarceration rates and availability of small arms data. With improvements in all five of these indicators from the 2011 to the 2012 USPI, the U.S. was found to be more peaceful than at any time since 1991.
While you certainly don't have to be a woman to support women's rights, you do have to have a record of increasing the financial security of women and their families.
Sadly, the ocean's dark transformation has already started. Every hour, a million tons of carbon dioxide spewed from cars, factories and power plants rain down on the world's oceans.
On each sailing trip, 24 knitters gather on the 120-foot, two-masted schooner.
When Ayla Reynolds was abducted in December 2012, she was 20 months old. Her second birthday is in less than a month and it doesn't seem like she will be found. Sometimes in cases like these, the things that are not said are sometimes more noticeable than the things that are.
Here are eight amazing shorter road trips that showcase some of the best scenery and wide-open spaces that America has to offer.
Small ship cruises aren't always cheap, but their prices are often comparable with big ship cruises and can offer more bang for your buck.
This is no ordinary time. There is a lot at stake, and I am ready to meet the challenges presented.
Big hotels can sometimes offer luxuries that enhance romantic getaways, but there's nothing quite like the personal treatment you'll get at a boutique B&B.
Mitt Romney won the Maine Presidential Primary with 2,000 votes. Not BY 2,000 votes. WITH 2,000 votes. In a state with 1.3 million people, exactly 5,...
The price of heating oil has gone up by 40 cents this year to $3.71 per gallon while Washington snoozes away, letting the oil boys walk all over us while our fellow citizens freeze up in Maine and other northern states.
When President Obama took office in 2009, he brought with him the greatest hope in decades for reinvestment in the nation's passenger rail system. T...
Money may talk, but it shouldn't buy our democracy and here in Maine, we have proven that there's a better way.