| Sep 16, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Office Depot Inc. is moving its stock from the New York Stock Exchange to the Nasdaq exchange at the close of trading Sept. 25, partly to cut costs.
The Boca Raton-based office supply retailer, formed from last year's merger of Office Depot and...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 4:14 PM
American Airlines will save nearly $1 million per year by switching to electronic manuals for flight attendants from paper ones, the first major carrier to do so, the airline said Wednesday.
Flight attendants began accessing the manuals via tablet...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 9:47 AM
The merger of American Airlines and US Airways will be more visible to Chicagoans next week when US Airways customers will begin checking in at the American Airlines lobby in Terminal 3 at Chicago O’Hare airport.
The change will happen on Tuesday,...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:30 AM
In the March 9 On the Spot, reader Kurt Sipolski of Palm Desert asked whether it was legal for airlines to charge a maintenance fee for frequent-flier miles. (It is.) Sipolski's question raised several issues that affect leisure travelers, who are price-...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The spate of airline mergers over the past decade raised fear among consumer advocates that the consolidation would kill competition and hike fares.
In fact, the results have been a bit more mixed, according to a study released last week.
| Apr 15, 2014
| 10:56 AM
Twitter users collectively cringed yesterday as the corporate account for US Airways tweeted an extremely pornographic image in response to a customer complaint.
If you've seen it -- and by now you most likely have -- then you know exactly what I'm...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 7:42 AM
Amid the chaos of the US Airways jet that crashed in Philadelphia Thursday evening -- one passenger saw an opportune time to take an epic selfie, along with some compelling video.
"So my plane just crashed...," @han_horan tweeted at 6:35 p.m....
| Apr 29, 2014
In recent months, giant airlines have made some big changes to their frequent flyer programs, affecting earning and award schedules. Over the years, most changes have had a negative impact on ordinary travelers, and the recent ones are no different....
| Apr 29, 2014
| 11:36 AM
Airline travelers who are frustrated with the speed of wireless Internet on planes may have some relief soon.
Communications giant AT&T has announced it is working to put 4G LTE wireless Internet on commercial planes by as soon as late 2015.
| May 4, 2014
THE BEST WAY TO CAPITOL REEF NATIONAL PARK, UTAH
From LAX, Delta, Southwest and American offer nonstop service to Salt Lake City, and Southwest, United and Delta offer connecting service (change of planes). Restricted round-trip fares begin at $414,...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 2:54 PM
US Airways apologized Monday for sending out a Twitter message that included a pornographic image.
The airline acknowledged that the image came from its Twitter account but said it was sent by mistake. US Airways said the image was originally sent to...