| Dec 5, 2013
| 5:30 PM
The merger of American Airlines and US Airways is paying off for Southwest Airlines.
To settle an antitrust lawsuit by the U.S. Department of Justice, American and US Airways agreed to give up dozens of landing and takeoff slots to ensure strong...
| 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 25, 2012
| 6:04 PM
Every month, the U.S. Department of Transportation releases a fascinating window into the American aviation system, and it's there for everyone to see.
The Air Travel Consumer Report usually is released at the second week of each month, with a head-...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Generally, living under one of the flight paths for Boca Raton Executive Airport isn’t that irritating. It’s relatively quiet during the six months of summer, because that’s when the CEOs go to Jackson Hole and other more hospitable...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 11:08 AM
The Walt Disney Co. on Thursday announced plans to donate $2 million to efforts to rebuild in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.
The U.S. death toll from the storm rose to 75 overnight Wednesday, and about 2.5 million remained without power in metropolitan New...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 1:40 PM
Savoring the cost-saving benefits of staying in hostels has nothing to do with age. A whirlwind weekend of being a first-time hostel guest at Hostelling International locations in Boston and New York City proved that skills honed decades ago in college...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 6:56 AM
It's a time-worn holiday tradition: You drag yourself to the airport, stand in the security line for hours, cram yourself onto a crowded plane and pay through the nose for the right to do so.
If recent data is correct, though, holiday travel in general...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 3:01 PM
GUANAJUATO — The Old World charm is palpable almost the minute you arrive in this 16th Century Spanish colonial city tucked in the mountains of central Mexico.
Sunday, warm and clear, was a free day for the musicians of the Chicago Symphony...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:35 AM
The local impact of Hurricane Sandy became more catastrophic for the Lehigh Valley with the deaths of two more people, bringing the region's death toll to four as of Wednesday morning.
A Lower Macungie Township woman died from the fumes from a portable...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 6:35 PM
In New York and New Jersey, Sandy lived up to its advance billing as a once-in-a-lifetime megastorm, a deadly collision of tropical and arctic forces that hammered the coastline with mountainous waves and winds and swamped lower Manhattan with record...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:01 PM
The Lehigh Valley's recovery from superstorm Sandy seemed to be proceeding slowly but surely on Wednesday, with streets coming to life and the area's electric utilities saying most power would be restored by the end of the weekend.
But the return to...