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  • Airlines on-time rates improve in April

    Airlines on-time rates improve in April
    The nation’s largest airlines improved their on-time rates during April and canceled fewer flights, according to a report released Tuesday by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Chicago-based United Airlines posted an on-time rate of 81.8...
  • JPMorgan's Midwest Chairman Glenn Tilton to leave

    JPMorgan's Midwest Chairman Glenn Tilton to leave
    JPMorgan's Midwest Chairman Glenn Tilton is retiring at the end of June, according to an internal memo. Before joining JPMorgan, Tilton was the CEO of United Airlines. The bank said that Tilton "played a critical role working across our business to...
  • Stock market declines after World Bank cuts economic outlook

    Stock prices slipped early Wednesday after the World Bank cut its global economic forecast, including reduced estimates for the United States and China. Investors also were assessing the surprise primary defeat of Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.), the House...
  • Couches, soothing music mark revamped TSA checkpoint at O'Hare

    Couches, soothing music mark revamped TSA checkpoint at O'Hare
    The TSA bench, a ubiquitous piece of metal airport furniture designed to make sitting intolerable for any longer than it takes to tie your shoes, is gone from one security checkpoint in the United Airlines terminal at O'Hare International Airport. In...
  • Flight diverted after kerfuffle over use of Knee Defender device

    Flight diverted after kerfuffle over use of Knee Defender device
    An argument over legroom on a weekend flight led United Airlines to divert a plane to Chicago and call authorities, the airline said Tuesday. United Airlines Flight 1462 was en route from Newark, N.J., to Denver Sunday afternoon when there was a...
  • Look before you recline

    Look before you recline
    I’ve contemplated buying the Knee Defender before. There, I’ve said it.  “What the hell is a ‘Knee Defender?’” you ask? Well, you clearly haven’t heard about the kerfuffle between two passengers on Sunday’...
  • Minneapolis ad agency opening Chicago office

    Minneapolis ad agency opening Chicago office
    Minneapolis ad agency Barrie D’Rozario DiLorenzo has hired away Joy Schwartz, president of Havas Worldwide Chicago, with plans to open up an office in Chicago. Schwartz, who starts Sept. 24, will run the new Chicago office as a partner and...
  • The right to recline your airplane seat

    The right to recline your airplane seat
    I'm 6-foot-2 and all leg, so I'm very sympathetic to folks who complain about legroom in airplanes. However, like many tall people, I also have a bad back, so I'm very sympathetic to folks who want to recline their seats. Heck, I'm even sympathetic to the...
  • New airplane radar offers bigger picture on bad weather

     New airplane radar offers bigger picture on bad weather
    airplane was climbing in the direction of thunderstorms vaulting across northeast Indiana when an air traffic controller radioed the pilots to recommend a course change toward smoother air. Normally such advice would be heeded, but the purpose of the...
  • Forget the Knee Defender. Try the BathroomBuddy

    Forget the Knee Defender. Try the BathroomBuddy
    Congratulations, weary travelers. You have found your way to FlyingFighter™, a unique travel accessories company dedicated to helping passengers on all seven continents defend themselves in the warfare known as air travel. Never heard of us?...
  • United Airlines introduces DIY bag-tagging at O'Hare

    United Airlines introduces DIY bag-tagging at O'Hare
    United Airlines on Friday quietly rolled out self-service bag-tagging at Chicago O'Hare airport. In the tradition of pumping your own gas and bagging your own groceries, Chicago-based United will offer self-tagging with an eye toward speeding the...