| Mar 4, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford paid a visit to L.A. City Hall, but Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was nowhere to be found.
Not because he was avoiding Ford, who got into a political pinch back home after admitting to crack cocaine use, but because Garcetti was...
| Mar 4, 2014
Next year, Delta will switch its Skymiles frequent flyer program from a mileage base to a dollar base. You've probably already read about that, so the question becomes one of how to deal with it. Overall, the new rules will be good for business...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 9:02 AM
Former Mayor Richard M. Daley was undergoing tests Saturday in the intensive-care unit at Northwestern Memorial Hospital after falling ill on a business trip to Arizona, according to representatives of the former mayor.
Daley, 71, felt ill Friday...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel is in China to promote Chicago business opportunities on a trip paid for by the city's economic development agency.
During the two-day trip that wraps up Monday, Emanuel is expected to sign an economic partnership agreement with eight...
| Apr 29, 2013
On Demand DVD New Releases April 29-May 5: Act Naturally When two estranged step-sisters learn of their father's untimely death on a business trip, they must travel cross-country to claim his remains. Upon arriving at their father's destination, the...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Mobile devices have had a good run lately. First there was news that more wireless devices are being used in the United States than there are people to use them. Then we learned that accessing the Internet by mobile device doubled in 2011. Now we have the...
| May 8, 2012
| 7:05 PM
Name: P-cubed pants
What they are: A line of adventure and business pants from Clothing Arts of North Woodmere, N.Y., that are pickpocket-proof.
How they work: Large pockets with zippers and buttons make unauthorized access difficult, if not...
| Jul 10, 2011
If you think flying is tedious, try figuring out what your flight will cost. Fees for bags and optional services, such as seat selection, extra legroom, Internet access, onboard entertainment and other choices can plump up airfares by $100 or more. And...
| May 31, 2011
| 12:35 PM
After oxygen, your wallet and cell phone, nothing is more vital to the business traveler than wireless Internet. It is our connection to work, home, fantasy sports teams and shopping. On the hotel, cafe or convention center networks, we flip through our...
| May 10, 2011
| 1:27 PM
Like many great discoveries, the inspiration for Andrew Rundle's study about the relationship between business travel and health was his own life.
Rundle, an associate professor of epidemiology at Columbia University, was in a North Carolina Research...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 11:32 AM
When the Ravens arrive in New Orleans for the Super Bowl on Monday, they want to treat the visit to the Big Easy as a business trip.
Avoiding the debauchery and merriment of the French Quarter is among the Ravens' priorities as they prepare for the...