| Dec 12, 2010
Regarding "New Pair Antes Up on Strip," Dec. 5, by Jay Jones: The $3.9-billion Cosmopolitan is about to open its doors on the Vegas Strip in one of the worst economic times Sin City has experienced. The 50- and 52-story towers will have the fanciest rooms...
| Dec 19, 2010
THE BEST WAY TO LONDON
From LAX, British Airways, American, Virgin Atlantic, United and Air New Zealand offer nonstop service to London. Connecting service (change of planes) is offered on Continental, American, United and Delta. Restricted round-trip...
| Dec 25, 2010
| 10:00 AM
Question: On Oct. 16, I bought two tickets from Delta Air Lines through Chase Rewards for $794.80. We paid $599.86 plus 19,494 points. We received a trip confirmation letter from Chase, with a Delta logo, giving our flight numbers, departure times and...
| Aug 27, 2010
| 2:08 PM
Passengers on a British Airways flight from London to Hong Kong were mistakenly told to prepare for a crash landing, causing panic onboard.
The carrier said Friday it had apologized for causing customers distress after an emergency message was...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 8:58 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Bed bugs are apparently not just found on beds anymore. Some have managed to infiltrate airplanes -- or so one passenger claims.
A woman says she was attacked by bed bugs last month while aboard a British Airways flight from L.A. to...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 1:56 PM
A recently released WikiLeaks document reveals that before 9/11 the U.S. was monitoring four men who are now suspected of helping carry out the attacks on Sep. 11.
The leak, published Wednesday by the Daily Telegraph, states that the three boarded a...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 1:55 PM
After my separation in 2004 and subsequent divorce, I was sure I would never want to get married again, I could have joined a convent voluntarily because I wanted nothing to do with men anymore. I embarked on my career as a helicopter pilot with all my...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 8:54 AM
LOS ANGELES -- It may seem like airlines have thought of every possible way to squeeze more money out of air travelers, charging extra for everything from early boarding to checking bags.
But hold on to your wallet: There's probably room for more fees....
| Dec 28, 2010
| 12:21 PM
Two magic words -- "on time" -- started appearing on some airport departure boards Tuesday as stranded passengers' patience and cash waned after a blizzard that brought transportation to a halt in the Northeast during one of the busiest travel times of...
| Mar 13, 2011
Travelers to Europe this year are discovering unwelcome ride-alongs: new and heftier surcharges for flights and cruises. They may even pay more to get to their U.S. gateway airport. Blame the rising price of oil, driven by widening world demand and...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 6:48 PM
The killing of Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen on Friday by a U.S. drone strike is the culmination of two years of extensive U.S. efforts to track down the American-born member of al Qaeda and put him out of action.
Awlaki, identified by U.S. intelligence as...