| Sep 5, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Eight years after opening Michy's in Miami's Upper East Side, chef Michelle Bernstein and her partner/husband David Martinez are proof that there's more than one way to be a successful chef and restaurateur.
Together, they are a brand. If they were a...
| 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...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 5:03 PM
The Newport Beach City Council wants to change the way planes take off from John Wayne Airport and has asked the Federal Aviation Administration to consider its proposal for a new departure procedure.
The FAA said it would consider the request. I hope...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Travelers at Midway Airport will have the option to participate in a speedier and less hassling security screening process by the end of the year, the Transportation Security Administration announced Wednesday.
The PreCheck expedited-screening program...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 3:13 PM
SkyWest Airlines, which has been serving Aberdeen since March 2012, is continuing to tinker with flight times to increase passenger traffic out of the Hub City.
Next month, the first departure of the day will move to 5:20 a.m. from 6:20 a.m. to allow...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:06 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — The government is putting its foot down on rising airfares and fees by blocking the latest airline merger — but for fliers, it's already too late.
The past decade has seen the largest transformation of the airline industry in...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:05 AM
DALLAS (AP) — American Airlines and US Airways expected to spend this week cruising toward completion of a merger that would create the world's biggest airline.
Instead, they were stunned Tuesday when the federal government and six states sued...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 10:06 PM
Passengers waited in an airplane Sunday at the Aberdeen airport as grounds personnel were contacted and made their way to the airport when a SkyWest flight from Minneapolis came into Aberdeen at an irregular time Sunday evening.
| 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%...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Passengers in plane crashes today, such as the one in San Francisco involving Asiana Airlines Flight 214, are more likely to survive than in past disasters.
Saturday's crash was the latest where a big commercial airliner was destroyed but most...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:36 AM
For the last few years, U.S.-based airlines have been adding new fees for many on-board products and services.
For good reason: Passenger fees generated $27.1 billion in revenue for the world's airlines last year.
Now comes a break from that pattern....