Travel

Travel

Into the Wild(woods) of New Jersey

Beach vacations, done right, have a magical way of getting you to eat, drink and do things you'd normally steer clear of on a regular weekday. Take roller coasters. I hadn't been on one in years, ever since a wild ride on the Phantom's Revenge at a Kennywood school picnic left me dizzy for weeks.

Travel

The faces of Southern Italy

SANT'ELIA, Italy - When you're standing on a cliff on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, you don't look down. You look up, mumble a prayer and you jump.

Travel

Five places to spend Memorial Day weekend in 2016

Whether you see Memorial Day as a time to party, a time to relax or a time to remember, most people will agree it’s a good time to get out of town without having to worry about using up your vacation days. If you aren’t yet sure of where to go, here are a few suggestions.

Government & Politics

Lawmakers agree on this: Airports need better breastfeeding spaces

The Senate approves an aviation bill that requires major airports to provide lactation rooms for breastfeeding mothers, a provision pushed by Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri. Under the bill, large and medium hub airports would have two years to install the lactation rooms and could use federal funds from the Airport Improvement Program, which is supported by airline passenger fees.

Videos

Amid TSA problems, travelers talk about their experiences with KCI security

Travelers at Kansas City International Airport say their experience going through security in Kansas City and other U.S. airports hasn't been too bad, despite recent Transportation Security Administration issues.
Video by Jill Toyoshiba and Eric Adler The Kansas City Star
Amid TSA problems, travelers talk about their experiences with KCI security 1:18

Amid TSA problems, travelers talk about their experiences with KCI security

Dom Dwyer scores twice as Sporting KC routs Seattle Sounders FC 1:23

Dom Dwyer scores twice as Sporting KC routs Seattle Sounders FC

Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez on his strong outing vs. the Rangers 1:18

Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez on his strong outing vs. the Rangers

Bernie Sanders supporters are restless in Philadelphia 1:44

Bernie Sanders supporters are restless in Philadelphia