| Oct 9, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Nearly 200 airplane cabin cleaners have gone on strike at LaGuardia Airport in New York City after they say their demands for improved health and safety measures to protect them from biohazards and diseases such as Ebola have been denied.
| Oct 9, 2014
| 3:08 PM
About 200 airline cabin cleaners walked off the job at New York's LaGuardia Airport on Thursday to protest what they say is insufficient protection from exposure to Ebola for workers whose jobs include cleaning up vomit and bathrooms.
Picket lines were...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 6:00 AM
United Airlines has teamed up with Mercedes Benz to offer high-value frequent fliers chauffeured rides from the tarmac to connecting flights.
With Delta, the chauffeured cars that pick up premier travelers are Porsches.
Not to be outdone, American...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Denver-based Frontier Airlines is expanding its South Florida presence with new service from Miami International Airport to four U.S. cities starting in December.
The low-cost carrier will launch daily flights on Dec. 20 between Miami and Philadelphia;...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 3:37 PM
Frontier Airlines is expanding in South Florida with new service from Miami International Airport to four U.S. cities later this year, the Denver-based carrier announced Tuesday.
On Dec. 20, the low-cost carrier will launch daily nonstop service between...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Amy Fine had to be brought back down to earth, according to police.
The 32-year-old Boca Raton woman became the latest angry airline traveler to force the emergency landing of a plane over a dispute involving reclining seats. That's according to...
| Jul 3, 2014
RICHMOND — Whether awaiting a flight at New York's LaGuardia Airport or lunching on Franklin Street, VCU athletic director Ed McLaughlin marvels at the volume and variety of folks who recognize Rams basketball coach Shaka Smart.
| Sep 5, 2014
| 11:24 PM
It wasn't so much that Carolyn Bockrath needed a challenge. It was more about wanting it.
Fresh off a stellar senior year with Newport Harbor High, Bockrath went to West Point. Just before joining the Army women's volleyball team for practices, the...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 11:26 AM
For the third time in about a week, aisle rage erupted on Monday after a dispute over a reclined seat led a Delta flight to make an unscheduled stop. One passenger was taken off of the plane in Jacksonville, Fla., and the aircraft then completed its New...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 1:40 PM
When New York resident Jillian Civitano saw a picture of Tink on a Texas dog dealer’s website, she fell in love and purchased the 2-pound Maltese puppy.
She was told the dog was born in South Korea and brought to Texas. But soon after Civitano...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:33 AM
Virgin America Inc., the low-cost airline partly owned by Richard Branson, filed for an initial public offering of shares as it looks to expand in the recovering U.S. airline market.
The company, known for mood lighting and wi-fi and comfortable...