| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:03 AM
Attendance at SeaWorld parks across the country has dropped 6% in the first half of the year, but is the decline due to bad publicity or bad weather?
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. has endured some harsh publicity lately with the debut this summer of...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:30 PM
As Disney readies to release its animated "Cars"-spinoff "Planes" next month, the studio has a high-flying promotional partner in American Airlines.
Disney and the airline are collaborating on a campaign that includes traditional media buys, promotions...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 3:40 PM
The merger to create the world's largest airline will have to get the green light from a U.S. District Court. The question now is when will the trial start.
The U.S. Department of Justice asked a district court judge Tuesday to set a March 3 trial...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:18 AM
American Airlines and US Airways want to get the show on the road in their fight with the U.S. Justice Department, which last week sued to block an $11 billion merger of the two airlines.
On Thursday, the airlines' lawyers filed a motion requesting a...
| Aug 14, 2013
Every frequent flier knows how frustrating it is when, awaiting final clearance for takeoff, you're instead told there's a problem and you must taxi back to the gate.
Maybe American Airlines and US Airways eventually will get where they want to go...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 2:20 PM
A proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways that has been challenged by the U.S. Department of Justice has a 50 percent chance of succeeding.
That was the analysis of JPMorgan of the proposal that, if successful, would create the nation's...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 1:49 PM
The International Brotherhood of Teamsters has dropped its bid to recruit about 12,000 aircraft mechanics and other personnel at American Airlines, marking the end to what had become a bitter fight between unions. Their battle to wrest control from the...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 10:22 AM
AMR Corp., the parent company of American Airlines, reported a $292-million profit for the month of July, a new monthly record for the company that is trying to exit bankruptcy in the next few months.
Excluding $57 million in reorganization fees, the...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 4:27 PM
When: 3 p.m. PDT.
Where: US Airways Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes.
Records: Sparks 9-4, Mercury 8-6.
Record vs. Mercury: 0-1.
Update: The Sparks won on the road for the first time this season Thursday,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 9:32 PM
The "Weeks in Review" feature is an open thread in which commenters can talk about any current events or cultural phenomena that have caught their attention, including but not limited to the topics brought up in our traditional roundup of......
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:26 AM
The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday filed an antitrust lawsuit challenging the merger of US Airways and American Airlines, arguing that further consolidation of the industry would lead to higher fares and cooperation among remaining airlines to...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 6:11 PM
A day after the U.S. Department of Justice sued to block the mega-merger of American Airlines and US Airways, attorneys for the carriers called the legal challenge weak and said they are looking forward to battling the government in court.