In search of grunge amid booming Seattle

A visitor seeks the soundtrack of her college life — Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden and more — with eat-and-drink detours into today’s trendy Emerald City.

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No ‘narsisstics’: Music festivals ban fans’ selfie sticks

LOS ANGELES (AP) — You can bring your beach towels and floral headbands, but forget that selfie stick if you're planning to go to the Coachella or Lollapalooza music festivals. The devices, which grasp cellphones to allow people to take pictures of themselves farther away from their faces, are banned at this summer's festivals in...

National parks going for younger, diverse visitors amid $11 billion backlog

WASHINGTON (AP) — After nearly 100 years, the National Park Service holds some of the country's most beautiful and historic places, though it also suffers from an $11 billion backlog of unfunded maintenance and a visitor base that's aging and mostly white. With its centennial approaching in 2016, the park service is launching a campaign...

JetBlue computer outage causes delays for passengers

NEW YORK (AP) — A computer outage that caused delays for thousands of JetBlue Airways passengers early Monday morning has been resolved, the company said. JetBlue Airways said it had fixed a systemwide computer problem by 6:15 a.m. Eastern that has caused delays because the airline had to manually check in passengers. NBC News reported...

3 places off the beaten track in Hawaii

It’s easy to escape the crowds at off-the-beaten-track places around the islands and see some of Hawaii’s heritage. Here are three places, rich in beauty, on the islands of Oahu, Kauai and Molokai.

How to have fun, cheaply, in Maui

You could spend lots on Maui hotels, restaurants and entertainment. But some of the best things, such as the Hawaiian island’s beaches and scenic drives, are free.