| Jun 22, 2013
| 8:48 AM
United Airlines has been ranked dead last in a recent customer service report, and it appears the airline won’t be wiping that slate clean any time soon.
The airline skipped an important detail on a flight from London to San Francisco last week....
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:12 PM
About 125 people with cars new and old crossed Fulton County, Pa., on Monday as part of the centennial celebration of the Lincoln Highway.
The motorists, who departed New York City over the weekend, will meet their counterparts headed east on U.S. 30...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:35 PM
“End of Serenity,” the famous photograph taken by Indian Lake resident Val McClatchey on Sept. 11, 2001, will find a home aboard the USS Somerset.
The photo depicts a smoke plume above a red barn near the crash site of United Airlines Flight...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 6:50 PM
"End of Serenity," the famous photograph taken by Indian Lake resident Val McClatchey on Sept. 11, 2001, will find a home aboard the USS Somerset.
The photo depicts a smoke plume above a red barn near the crash site of United Airlines Flight 93. A...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Aerospace giant Boeing Co. launched the stretched version of its 787 Dreamliner passenger jet Tuesday at the Paris Air Show, saying it received customer commitments for 102 airplanes.
The new plane, called the 787-10, will fly up to 8,055 miles with...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:41 PM
The peak travel season has begun, bringing with it crowded planes and higher fares. Consumer Reports has just released its latest airline ratings. They’re based on input from more than 16,000 subscribers. The list of complaints is long. A full...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 10:00 AM
The squeeze continues.
Joining several other airlines that have packed their cabins with extra seats, American Airlines said it plans to follow suit on its Boeing 737 and MD-80 planes, which make up more than 60% of the fleet.
The airline, which...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 10:30 AM
James Gandolfini's body is scheduled to return to the U.S. on Monday after the family of "The Sopranos" star enlisted help from Bill and Hillary Clinton in expediting the process of repatriating his remains.
Gandolfini family spokesman Michael Kobold...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Midway is the little airport that could.
Despite numerous hurdles, it managed to become the busiest airport in the world, a title it held for at least 15 years. Don't remember the golden age? The little airfield on the city's Southwest Side...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 12:34 AM
In 1938 and 1939 the Times 'dispatched' journalist to the North Pole to escort Santa Claus to Los Angeles....
| Dec 27, 2012
| 9:28 PM
How busy has 2012 been for Elizabeth "Ebee" Price? Well, consider this: she turned 16 on May 28 and has not yet had a party. "Nope," Price said when I spoke with her on Thursday. "My mom brought it up......
| Feb 26, 2013
| 1:34 PM
The Board of Supervisors asked county officials to determine whether Los Angeles airport officials have complied with a 2006 court settlement that required them to disperse the growth in flights at busy LAX to other airports in the region....