| Oct 30, 2011
| 5:52 PM
CNN -- Airline passengers left stranded by a freak snowstorm that pounded the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states were waiting to get to their destinations Sunday, many after spending a restless night on cots or airport floors.
"Whatever kind of system...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 7:02 AM
More than 2.4 million people in at least five states were without power early Monday, a day after a rare October snowstorm buried parts of the Northeast under more than two feet of snow.
Authorities blamed at least six deaths on the storm.
| Oct 31, 2011
| 2:09 PM
Jetblue flight 504 was supposed to fly a simple path -- from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, to Newark, New Jersey. But, Saturday's unexpected snowfall rerouted the plane to Bradley airport in Connecticut, which is where the nightmare began for the passengers on...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 3:25 PM
Passengers on a Jet Blue plane headed from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida to Newark, New Jersey were detoured to Connecticut in the wake of the northeast storm.
To add insult to injury...they were stuck on the tarmac at Bradley International Airport for more...
| Nov 6, 2011
| 5:06 PM
In appearances before Congress, Transportation Security Administration chief John Pistole has strongly defended the airport screening process that treats everyone the same, including infants and the elderly.
But in his latest testimony before a...
| Nov 12, 2011
NEW YORK — JetBlue has begun refunding the passengers of five flights who were stranded on the tarmac of a Connecticut airport for as much as eight hours during the Northeastern snowstorm two weeks ago, an airline spokeswoman said.
| Nov 22, 2011
The Halloween weekend stranding of more than 1,000 airline passengers at Bradley International Airport in Hartford, Conn., brought the tarmac delay activists out in full force again, pushing for new laws that they claim would prevent lengthy ground...
| Jul 26, 2011
Like many travelers, Hal Frost is accustomed to being hit with fees everywhere he goes, from the airport check-in counter to the hotel front desk. But long-term parking used to always be pretty straightforward: the rate he was quoted was the rate he paid....
| Aug 12, 2011
Whew! I've returned from the wilds of Windsor Locks.
OK, you can stop laughing now. No, really, stop. I wasn't exploring the grassy fields around Bradley International Airport. Nor was I in the sliver of wilderness along the Connecticut River known as...
| May 14, 2009
Just in time for the vacation season, a new travel site has been launched that promises to find the most comprehensive deals and sales available in one place on the Internet.
This site — Voyij.com — which launches today, is only for those who...
| Dec 27, 2008
I have flown from Charlotte to Amsterdam and stayed just long enough to visit a coffee shop and see some Van Goghs before flying back across the Atlantic.
I have flown from Los Angeles to New York and wandered 5th Avenue and Central Park for an...
| Aug 29, 2006
The photos on the coffee table are like puzzle pieces, a thick stack of 4-by-6-inch hints about the Jordan Pierson his family couldn't know.
There's one that shows the street that runs past the main cemetery in Fallujah, Iraq. Next, the view from the...