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  • To get elite status on United, Delta, fliers must spend some cash

    To get elite status on United, Delta, fliers must spend some cash
    If you fly with United or Delta airlines, it will cost you more next year to join one of the elite status groups on their loyalty reward programs. Both airlines announced recently that racking up miles is not enough to qualify for the top tier of the...
  • No-cash policy causes turbulence for Norwegian airline

    No-cash policy causes turbulence for Norwegian airline
    A European low-cost carrier apologized last week after imposing a no-cash policy for passengers wanting to buy onboard extras on new routes to New York and to Bangkok, Thailand. Most airlines in the U.S. already accept only credit cards for payment of...
  • River-rafting trips go with the flow in the West

     River-rafting trips go with the flow in the West
    Despite the drought that plagued Southern California last winter, river rafters can still get their paddles wet: Parts of Northern California and other Western states got the rain and snow that missed SoCal. California's Kings, Kern, Kaweah, Merced...
  • Reader photo: The approach

    Reader photo: The approach
    As his American Airlines flight approached LAX on Sunday, Chris Goldberg shot this photo above the California clouds — before he had to turn off all electronic devices. Each week, we're featuring photos of Southern California submitted by readers....
  • 'Iron Man 3' star Rebecca Hall Broadway bound in 'Machinal'

    'Iron Man 3' star Rebecca Hall Broadway bound in 'Machinal'
    Rebecca Hall, fresh off her turn as a brilliant biologist in "Iron Man 3," will make her Broadway debut playing a murderess in a revival of "Machinal." Penned by American journalist and playwright Sophie Treadwell, the expressionist drama is based on...
  • Changing an airline ticket? There's a fee for that, and it's gone up

    Changing an airline ticket? There's a fee for that, and it's gone up
    If you buy an airline ticket and need to change or cancel your itinerary, you could be in for an even more unpleasant surprise. Most travelers buy nonrefundable tickets because they cost considerably less than refundable tickets. But a couple of...
  • The scoop on airline taxes, changing travel dates and more

     The scoop on airline taxes, changing travel dates and more
    Some answers to readers' airline questions: Question: I understand that London's Heathrow Airport has a horrendous arrival fee. Is the same true for Stansted and Gatwick, London's two other airports? Answer: I'm not sure if you're referring to the...
  • For Boston, drawing a lesson from 9/11

    For Boston, drawing a lesson from 9/11
    There it was on the screen, tragic and terrifying, another senseless act of cowardice. This time in Boston. Like everyone else Monday, I was upset, angry and at a loss for words. So I called two people who have been through this before. Tom Frost of...
  • Market Watch: Mystique of the Temecula Sweet

    Market Watch: Mystique of the Temecula Sweet
    The intense sweetness, distinctive knobbly appearance and mysterious provenance of the Temecula Sweet mandarin have endowed the fruit with a mystique. Farmers market citrus vendors from De Luz, just a few miles from where the fruit is grown, say customers...
  • Farmers Markets: Paso Gold rides the olive oil boom

    Farmers Markets: Paso Gold rides the olive oil boom
    As part of a great California olive oil boom, now at least a dozen olive oil vendors are selling at local farmers markets, up from only a couple a decade ago. Most offer a good product, but there are few who, like Michael O'Brien of Paso Gold, provide...
  • Alec Baldwin tries out the anchor role (briefly) on MSNBC

     
    Alec Baldwin took a guest spin in the anchor seat on "The Last Word With Lawrence O'Donnell" on Tuesday. Alec Baldwin read some teasers and then appeared as a guest alongside O'Donnell, discussing politics....