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  • The younger the baby, the easier the flight — and other tips

    The younger the baby, the easier the flight — and other tips
    Nervous about flying with an infant? "The younger the baby, the easier it is," said Corinne McDermott, founder of HaveBabyWillTravel.com. "Infants aren't mobile, can't touch icky surfaces, and you have control over their contact with other passengers."...
  • Wind Gap couple has tales to tell from completion of Appalachian Trail hike.

    Even though they saw flying squirrels in the Great Smoky Mountains of North Carolina and Tennessee, and moose in Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine, traversing the entire length of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail — the A.T. — proved...
  • Cubs won't be boring under Joe Maddon, but will they be winners?

     Cubs won't be boring under Joe Maddon, but will they be winners?
    We've already established that Joe Maddon is crazy, one of the prerequisites to taking the Cubs job in the first place. But we also found out Monday that Maddon wants his players to be just as crazy as him. "You have to have a little bit of crazy to...
  • Winter Springs man still missing in Florida Keys, officials say

    Winter Springs man still missing in Florida Keys, officials say
    The U.S. Coast Guard is still searching for the Winter Springs man who has not been seen since his rental boat floated away while he was diving in the Florida Keys Saturday morning. A rescue crew including a boat, helicopter and airplane unit, has...
  • Cicely Tyson and 'Trip to Bountiful' Travel Cross-Platform Road After Broadway

    When "The Trip to Bountiful" wrapped up its 48-performance run at the Ahmanson Theater Nov. 2, it cemented its place as one of the top-selling non-musical productions ever at the L.A. theater -- thanks in part to an unusual post-Broadway life for the play...
  • Stuck in bad traffic? Good chance it's Thursday evening

    Stuck in bad traffic? Good chance it's Thursday evening
    Crawling along Southern California's freeways at rush hour, you might have wanted to scream: "This traffic is the worst!" If it was a Thursday evening, you probably were right. At least, that's the consensus of three companies that analyze traffic...
  • Will Apple Pay change your travel?

    Will Apple Pay change your travel?
    The definitive answer to that question is "not right now, but maybe later." Apple's widely heralded move will certainly shake up the world of payment, but it's by no means a game-changer. First, the basics. Apple Pay is an application that lets you use...
  • Have cake, will travel — but take care

     Have cake, will travel — but take care
    You plan to travel. You plan to travel with cake. Why not? It's good company, and unlikely to snag the window seat. First, you contact the Transportation Security Administration. These days, transportation security is administered with rigor, and you...
  • Ski clubs schedule winter trips

    Ski clubs schedule winter trips
    Whether you are a novice who hasn't even seen snow, or you take to the slopes like an Olympian, ski clubs have plans for you. The clubs schedule a roster of trips to winter wonderlands each year, and the trips are open to skiers of all skill levels....
  • Return trip to Notre Dame rings true for Northwestern

    Return trip to Notre Dame rings true for Northwestern
    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Before overtime Saturday in Northwestern's nutty 43-40 victory over Notre Dame, Wildcats coach Pat Fitzgerald stepped on the field to deliver a direct message to his defense. Smiling and clapping his hands, Fitzgerald...
  • Holiday fliers' wish list: dependable apps, seat near Renee Zellweger

    What bugs us most about the holiday travel crush? A mobile app that won't work when checking on a flight's status. It ranks as the No. 1 travel frustration, even more annoying than dealing with the Transportation Security Administration, a survey says....