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AP Top Travel News At 4:10 p.m. EDT

Attendance up at Roosevelt site after Burns series
HYDE PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Attendance increased dramatically at the FDR Presidential Library and Home in Hyde Park, New York, around the time that Ken Burns' documentary series on the Roosevelts aired on public television....

Homes of Peary, Perkins become national landmarks
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- The island home of arctic explorer Adm. Robert Peary and the homestead of labor leader Frances Perkins have been designated as national historic landmarks in Maine....

Idaho Land Board considers Tamarack ski area lease
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Battered and bruised Tamarack Resort could take a significant step this week toward a clearer financial picture and getting on track to being the kind of four-season destination playground early planners once envisioned....

Monet on loan from Paris to be shown in Detroit
DETROIT (AP) -- One of Claude Monet's most famous paintings is in Detroit for a three-month stay....

NY's Central Park Zoo getting 2 grizzly bears
NEW YORK (AP) -- Grizzly bears Betty and Veronica are moving into a new home....

New memorial arises at Jack Kerouac's gravesite
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) -- A new memorial has arisen near "On the Road" author Jack Kerouac's burial site....

Admission to NY Matisse show by timed tickets
NEW YORK (AP) -- A Matisse exhibition that drew big crowds in London is opening soon at New York City's Museum of Modern Art....

Michelin Guide knocks Daniel down to 2 stars
The Michelin Guide's latest roster of top New York City restaurants says Brooklyn and Queens are hot, but Daniel Boulud has lost a little sizzle....

Flights still canceled in Chicago after sabotage
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago Department of Aviation data show flights are still canceled at O'Hare International Airport after sabotage last week at a suburban air traffic control center....

Hawaii tourism: Arrivals, spending drop in August
HONOLULU (AP) -- The number of tourists to Hawaii declined 1.3 percent last month from the same period last year to more than 730,000....

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