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On JetBlue You Still Pay for Bags, But the Wi-Fi Is Now Free

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:44:00 GMT

New York-based JetBlue announced Wednesday that its entire fleet of 237 aircraft now offers free Wi-Fi to all passengers.

Human Trafficking: Flight Attendants Fight Back for Victims

Sat, 04 Feb 2017 21:07:00 GMT

Airline Ambassadors teaches flight attendants how to spot the signs of human and sex trafficking.

Shocking New Video Shows Moment Airport Shooting Began

Sun, 08 Jan 2017 21:03:00 GMT

A horrific security video aired Sunday shows the moment the Fort Lauderdale Airport shooter pulled a gun from his waistband and began his deadly rampage.

Tearful Pilot Removed From Flight After Bizarre Rant

Sun, 12 Feb 2017 11:05:30 GMT

Some passengers expressed compassion after watching the pilot suffer from what appeared to be a nervous breakdown.

Love Is in the Air if You're Traveling Today

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 12:15:00 GMT

Air travel is usually more stressful than romantic, but on Valentine's Day many airports and airlines go out of their way to add a little love to the journey.

Subway Strike Brings London to Standstill, Strands Millions

Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:55:00 GMT

London has been gripped by a 24-hour strike by staff on the Tube over job cuts and ticket-office closures.

Airport Carnage: What Are Rules About Guns in Baggage?

Sat, 07 Jan 2017 13:51:46 GMT

Explosive or flammable ammunition such as gun powder is banned, but bullets are legal if carried in checked baggage.

JFK Breach Lets Unchecked Passengers on Flights: Officials

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:37:36 GMT

None of the 11 people were checked by TSA personnel, and surveillance video showed that three of them set off metal detectors.

February: Short on Days but Long on Travel Deals

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 12:46:00 GMT

Visit a national park for free, get a bargain-priced NYC dinner, or ski for free in Colorado.

Shark Photobombs 10-Year-Old Aussie Surfer

Thu, 26 Jan 2017 17:59:00 GMT

A 10-year-old surfer has had a close encounter with a photobombing shark that shared a wave with him off an Australian beach.

Some Hotel Guests Are Refusing Rooms with a Trump View

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:48:00 GMT

In places where hotels overlook buildings emblazoned with Trump's name, some guests now prefer a room without a view.

High Seas High Tech: How the Cruise Industry Is Personalizing Your Vacation

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:39:00 GMT

Why leave your lounger to go order a drink when you can just tap your wrist to get a Daiquiri at your deck chair?

Ready to Head North? Canada Offering Deals and Steals

Mon, 06 Feb 2017 12:21:00 GMT

Canada is courting travelers offering kindness, celebrations and deals as the country celebrates its 150th birthday.

Flights Cancelled After Delta Grounds Domestic Fleet

Mon, 30 Jan 2017 13:41:25 GMT

At least 150 flights were cancelled overnight and Delta's website, app and airport reservation computers remained down early Monday, the airline said.

Would You Pay $1,000 to Spend the Night on Half a Sofa?

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:07:00 GMT

Headed to the inauguration? Whether your budget includes a $75,000 suite with 24/7 champagne or a night on a shared sofa, there are many choices.

CDC Issues Yellow Fever Alert for Brazil

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 19:15:00 GMT

Federal health officials have issued a travel alert about the spread of yellow fever in Brazil and say travelers need to be vaccinated.

Can Uber Weather Sex Harassment Scandal?

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:01:00 GMT

Uber needs to conduct a thorough and open investigation and quickly dismiss employees who participated or failed to report sexual harassment, experts say.

Trump Meets With Top Airline Execs to Discuss Jobs, 'Obsolete' Equipment

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 15:53:00 GMT

Trump convened a meeting with airline executives and airport officials to discuss what he termed as the nation's "obsolete" aviation infrastructure.

Traveler at JFK Attacks Female Muslim Employee

Fri, 27 Jan 2017 11:37:00 GMT

Suspect Robin A. Rhodes, of Worcester, Mass., had come from Aruba and was taking a connecting flight back to Massachusetts, officials said.

The TSA Confiscated a Record Number of Loaded Guns Last Year

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:32:53 GMT

The Transportation Security Administration found more than 3,391 firearms at airport checkpoints in 2015, 80 percent of which were loaded.

Shades of 'Titanic'  Why Do Airlines Think We Want to Travel Third Class?

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:13:00 GMT

Want to save money flying one of the 'big three' U.S. airlines? Pack light and don't complain about that middle seat.That's the takeaway as Ameri

6 LGBTQ Events Worth Traveling for in 2017

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 14:39:00 GMT

From Miami to Sydney, there's no shortage of travel-worthy LGBTQ events to choose from in 2017.

Obama Hits the Waves With Richard Branson (and Has a Blast)

Tue, 07 Feb 2017 17:13:00 GMT

For eight years former President Obama was barred from water sports by the Secret Service, but on his first post-White House vacation he let fly on a kiteboard.

How Trump's Travel Ban Could Threaten America's Tourism Trade

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 19:28:00 GMT

Trump's "extreme vetting" travel ban could have serious ripple effects for America's tourism dollars.

American Airlines Starts Selling 'Basic Economy' Fares

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:35:00 GMT

There's airfare savings if you can give up a little convenience.

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