| Dec 7, 2012
| 12:07 PM
The comedian Jeff Garlin is never happy unless he actually starts his prepared material — well, what passes for his prepared material — at approximately the time his show was scheduled to end.
Over two decades of reviewing his elongated...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:00 AM
This past week, the Department of Justice sued to stop the merger between US Airways and American Airlines ("Where was DOJ in Southwest-AirTran merger?" Aug. 15).
One reason for the department's actions is because the merger would reduce competition...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 7:21 PM
Passenger fees and other extra charges generated $27.1 billion for airlines around the world in 2012, with major carriers like United, Delta and American airlines leading the revenue race.
The latest revenue total, collected by 53 airlines around the...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 12:23 PM
If you're planning on playing in the Third Annual Jeff Conine Celebrity Poker Classic, you can save $50 if you sign up through Friday.
The tournament returns to Calder Casino & Race Course, on Sunday, Sept. 29. The baseball-themed reception begins at...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 2:59 PM
The future of BWI Marshall Airport can be seen in the new sweeping terminal roofline that hints of something big, the panorama of glass that gives street-side passengers a view of arriving jets and a cavernous security checkpoint with nine stations and...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:37 AM
Perhaps she thought that an airline named 'Spirit' would serve her an unlimited number of spirit drinks.
Heather Lynn Dykman, who is accused of disrupting a flight, told aBroward County judge that she was visiting South Florida to attend a 30-day...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Amazon.com Inc. is going on a hiring binge.
The Seattle-based company said Monday it will immediately begin to fill more than 5,000 full-time warehouse jobs and about 2,000 customer service jobs.
The positions are available at 17 distribution...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 11:34 AM
Hoy jueves entran en vigor nuevas normas del Departamento de Transporte (DOT, siglas en inglés) por medio de las cuales la publicidad del precio de los pasajes aéreos deberá incluir los impuestos cobrados y los cargos obligatorios. Así que a partir de...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 7:12 PM
Name: CarryOn Free bag
What it is: A bag designed to comply with Spirit Airlines' maximum limits for a personal bag, thus avoiding fees for carry-ons. For example, if you try to sneak through a bag that doesn't comply with the maximum of 16 by 14 by 12...
| May 1, 2011
THE BEST WAY TO CARTAGENA, COLOMBIA
From LAX, Spirit Airlines and COPA offer connecting service (change of plane) to Cartagena. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $762, excluding taxes and fees.
To call the numbers below from the U.S.,...
| Jan 8, 2011
| 8:55 PM
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. ( KTLA) A bomb threat scribbled inside a magazine aboard an Atlanta-bound passenger jet forced the plane's captain to abort take-off and return to the gate.
According to the Broward County Sheriff's Office, a passenger found the...