Part 1 – China adoption diary: The Belsie family begins their journey to adopt their second daughter from China with a 12-hour, 7,000-mile flight over the pole and down through Siberia to Beijing.
Southwest Airlines is letting travelers go from, say, Seattle to Boise or Albany to Baltimore for $40. Some experts say the move by Southwest Airlines could spark a fare war in the industry.
The sandhill crane – which dates back 40 million years – has a red forehead; white cheeks; and a long, dark, pointed bill. Male and female look alike. The bird often gives a loud trumpeting call that can be heard over a long distance.