| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:05 AM
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. For his latest deep dive into American history, PBS documentary filmmaker Ken Burns spends 14 hours on one family in "The Roosevelts: An Intimate History" (8-10 p.m. nightly Sunday through Sept. 20 on PBS; entire series available for...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:35 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. A survivor of the "Miracle on the Hudson" flight has filed suit against Staples, alleging the office-product giant fired her in part for taking extended leave because of PTSD related to the crash.
Denise Lockie of Charlotte, a passenger...
| 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...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Curse "The Blair Witch Project."
Ever since that film captivated audiences in 1999 with its "found footage" approach to filmmaking, directors have been trying to mimic the style and generally failing at the effort.
"Into the Storm" is the latest attempt...
| 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...
| 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.
| Mar 25, 2014
| 5:37 AM
Blue Line commuters traveling to and from O'Hare International Airport should face only minor delays this week because of Monday's early morning derailment.
The Blue Line is still running as far as Rosemont, the stop just before O'Hare, where passengers...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 6:04 PM
If you're against letting airline passengers talk on cellphones, you've gained a powerful ally.
The Global Business Travel Assn., a trade group for the world's business travelers, submitted its opposition last week to a plan by the Federal...