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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

Six hot new spots to dine in Stockton

It doesn't matter what draws you to Stockton's sunny streets. Whether you're Delta bound, wine-country set, or simply headed downtown for a concert or game, you'll need nourishment. Stockton's dining scene has taken off in recent years.

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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.

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

Kansas City, Kan., Police Capt. Robert Melton laid to rest at Leavenworth National Cemetery 1:31

Kansas City, Kan., Police Capt. Robert Melton laid to rest at Leavenworth National Cemetery

Funeral service for Kansas City, Kan., police Capt. Robert Melton 3:26

Funeral service for Kansas City, Kan., police Capt. Robert Melton

Fly fishing in Yellowstone 2:40

Fly fishing in Yellowstone