| Aug 13, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Flight attendants at Virgin America airline approved representation by the Transport Workers Union of America, with 58 percent voting in favor, the union said on Wednesday, citing a National Mediation Board tally.
The decision ends the last non-union U....
| Aug 14, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Vadio, a start-up that integrates music videos into online music streaming services, has raised $2 million in seed funding from individual investors including former media and entertainment executives, the company said Thursday.
Vadio pulls music...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 4:40 PM
My son, Graeme, took a look at the rock sloping for 50 feet above us and asked, "Can I try it?"
We were a quarter of the way through a loop in Washington's Teanaway region, 120 miles east of Seattle, that would take us to spectacular Lake Ingalls,...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 1:59 PM
Airport security screening can feel like a proctology exam. The passage into the cabin resembles a cattle drive and some economy seats are as comfortable as an electric chair.
So it make sense that airline passengers want to escape with an action or...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 10:02 AM
On a recent vacation trip to Canada, Gina Kano couldn’t help thinking that she probably paid more for her ticket than other passengers on the plane.
“And there is no way to know why,” the marketing executive from Los Angeles said....
| Aug 5, 2014
| 10:30 AM
He may be huge on YouTube, but few in Hollywood know who Shane Dawson is. Not yet, anyway.
The 26-year-old is best known to 12 million-plus subscribers across three different YouTube channels, but he's about to make a name for himself in film and TV,...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:02 PM
The United Nations agency responsible for coordinating international aviation safety has called a high-level conference in February for its 191 member states to address issues raised by the July 17 downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet flying over strife-...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 7:15 AM
JetBlue Airways came in tops followed by Southwest and Alaska airlines in U.S. News & World Report's 2014-15 rankings of airline rewards programs released Tuesday. The magazine looked at ticket prices, how easy it is to earn rewards, and the number of...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Australians in Film will pay tribute to former Dune Entertainment chairman Greg Coote at its upcoming annual gala on Oct. 26.
Coote, who passed away earlier this year, will be honored with the Australians in Film Virgin Australia Orry-Kelly Award. The...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Sidecar, a ride-sharing startup which competes with on-demand car services such as Uber and Lyft, said it raised $15 million from existing and new investors, including Virgin Group founder Richard Branson.
Existing investors Avalon Ventures and Union...
| Sep 16, 2014
Children traveling alone: That's an uncomfortable consequence of today's split families, remote retirement centers and extended offsite job assignments. And that means you sometimes need to arrange flights for kids traveling by themselves. Most airlines...