| Sep 24, 2013
| 6:54 AM
For many, Southwest Area Park in Baltimore Highlands is a place to ride bikes, take walks, and enjoy a bit of green grass and open space just outside the city .
For those piloting remote-control airplanes, the park is a place to explore a different part...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:12 PM
In its forced retirement, the Boeing DC-10 sits just off a main runway at BWI Marshall Airport, a grim reminder of the slim margin between a successful landing and a tragic one.
Stripped of its logos, engines and usable parts, the wide-body jet —...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Every summer for the past few years, as people have traveled far and wide to their vacation destinations, many have taken a passenger with them – P.D. Gwaltney Jr. and his 112-year-old ham.
Jennifer England, the director of the Isle of Wight...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Airline toiletry kits and lie-flat seats? Those aren't modern innovations. Just take a look at the items in San Francisco's airport museum.
This quirky look at the past will transport you to the days when airline travel was fun. (Yes, there were such...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Even before the disappearance of its Boeing 777, Malaysia Airlines faced financial turbulence and stiff competition from low-cost carriers in Asia.
Still, airline experts say Malaysia's flagship carrier could survive the economic blow of the disaster by...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 12:12 AM
South Vietnamese and Cambodian orphans are carried from evacuation plane at Los Angeles International Airport in white cardboard boxes that served as bassinettes for the trip from the Philippines....
| Sep 5, 2013
| 8:50 PM
Headed baseball negotiations
during 1981 players strike
Ray Grebey, 85, who led Major League Baseball labor negotiations during the tumultuous 50-day strike that split the 1981 season, died Aug. 28 in Stamford, Conn. His family said he...
| May 6, 2011
| 4:03 PM
Sada Thompson, a Tony Award-winning actress best known to TV viewers for her Emmy Award-winning role as the matriarch in the 1970s dramatic TV series "Family," has died. She was 83.
Thompson, a resident of Southbury, Conn., died of lung disease Wednesday...
| Jun 12, 2011
Here are some significant events and policies in the history of U.S. aviation security:
A United Airlines plane explodes after takeoff in Denver, killing all 44 aboard. Investigators blame Jack Graham for placing a bomb in his mother's luggage,...
| Sep 18, 2011
Merchandising for one of the fall TV schedule's most fashion-focused new shows — ABC's "Pan Am" — is already in the bag.
The retro-stylish logo bags have been given away at Comic-Con, floated to fans on the Internet, displayed in bus...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 4:32 PM
"Mad Men" got TV viewers accustomed to stylishly clad characters. Get ready for a new array of stylish folk as the fall TV season goes into full force....
| Jun 23, 2011
| 8:08 AM
From the outset, Boeing Co. has touted its 787 Dreamliner as an innovative passenger jet equipped to usher in a new age in air travel. Now the traveling public is getting a peek inside.
All Nippon Airways, Japan's largest carrier, which is set to get the...