| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"The first kick I took was when I hit the ground." -- Bruce Springsteen, "Born in the USA."
So now, Jonah has received a lesson in How Things Are. He is 19 months old.
Sitting on his mother's lap on a recent Delta Airlines flight on approach to Atlanta,...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 9:57 AM
For two years, she was the voice of Apple, giving directions to iPhone users and sometimes responding with quirky comments.
At times Siri became butt of jokes on late-night TV, and all along, iPhone users wondered who was behind the voice. Ponder no...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 5:47 AM
A company president accused of slapping a crying child on a Delta Air Lines flight to Atlanta has been let go, a spokesman for his parent company confirmed to The Associated Press Sunday.
Joe Rickey Hundley, president of Unitech Composites and Structures...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Frequent-flier miles have taken me around the world. African safaris, a snorkeling trip on the Great Barrier Reef, a Baltic Sea cruise and treks in the Himalayas have all been possible thanks to airfare paid with miles.
So it was a shock when a group...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:41 PM
After years of airline mergers that have dramatically reduced choices for travelers, the U.S. Justice Department has sued to halt what would be the largest airline marriage in U.S. history.
The Justice Department joined six states and the District of...
| May 13, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Let's say you're a person who travels frequently and you're looking for a connection — not a connecting flight but a love connection.
According to MissTravel.com, your best chances are on a Delta Air Lines flight if the object of your desire is...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 12:09 PM
If you were hoping to escape the misery of Sandy's looming impact on the Mid-Atlantic, it's too late. Major air, rail and bus carriers have canceled most trips into Tuesday.
Delta Airlines offered the last scheduled flights out of town Monday morning...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 11:07 AM
Holiday travel is expensive, whether one is flying, driving or taking the train. Some costs are obvious like gas for the car and airline baggage fees, but other costs can be hidden such as pool towel fees at a resort or wireless access at a hotel. When...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 1:09 PM
A new national survey ranked California Gov. Jerry Brown at No. 10 among U.S. governors for private-sector job creation since he took office in 2011.
In its ranking, On Numbers, a blog from the American City Business Journals, noted that under Brown'...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 1:02 PM
The Justice Department on Tuesday filed an antitrust suit seeking to block the merger of US Airways and American Airlines, but buried inside the complaint is some internal correspondence by US Airways executives, including Chief Executive Doug Parker,...
| Jul 3, 2013
Voting rights: In the June 30 Section A, an article about the effects of the Supreme Court's decision striking down a key portion of the Voting Rights Act said Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. wrote that black voter registration in Mississippi was 6.4%...