| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:47 AM
Delta Air Lines on Wednesday said it will make a major change to its frequent-flier program, basing rewards on money spent rather than miles flown, a model already used by discount airlines and one that major competitors might copy.
The change, which...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:59 AM
United Continental Holdings Inc. said winter storms that forced the cancellation of more than 22,500 flights will erode a benchmark revenue gauge this quarter at the world’s second-largest airline.
Revenue for each seat flown a mile will drop by...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 9:23 AM
The unfamiliar and unwanted chill in the Florida air will soon subside, and that means one thing -- it's time for spring training baseball in the Sunshine State.
Pitchers and catchers begin reporting for Grapefruit League teams in the second week of...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 5:35 AM
SARASOTA, Fla. – The Orioles will head down to Fort Myers today for their first spring meeting with the Boston Red Sox at JetBlue Park.
Left-hander Brian Matusz will start for the Orioles. He was originally scheduled to fly to Philadelphia to...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 1:46 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. – Left-hander Brian Matusz pitched two scoreless innings in his first start of the exhibition season, but the Orioles suffered their first loss in three Grapefruit League games, 8-6, to the Boston Red Sox at JetBlue Stadium....
| Mar 4, 2014
Next year, Delta will switch its Skymiles frequent flyer program from a mileage base to a dollar base. You've probably already read about that, so the question becomes one of how to deal with it. Overall, the new rules will be good for business...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:15 AM
If you fly JetBlue or Southwest, rent a car from National or Enterprise, stay at a Homewood Suites, a Staybridge Suites or a Drury hotel, a Four Seasons or a Ritz-Carlton, your trip will probably be marked by good customer service.
Those brands on...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Act quickly to undo the financial damage.
You have to change the date of your skiing trip, but you already bought the plane tickets.
The best-case scenario is that you learn about the change in plans within 24 hours of...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 7:42 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Making his second Grapefruit League appearance of the spring Saturday night, Kevin Gausman wore a pair of new prescription glasses in a game for the first time — and had a formidable Red Sox lineup seeing double.
| Mar 9, 2014
| 3:30 AM
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Kevin Gausman likes his new look. After he debuted a new pair of prescription glasses and mowed down a representative Boston Red Sox lineup Saturday night at JetBlue Park, the 23-year-old right hander joked that wearing his new...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 5:08 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Since Manny Machado's freak knee injury occurred last September under one of the most routine circumstances — his left knee buckled when his foot landed awkwardly as he rounded first base —the 21-year-old couldn't help...