Here's a quick hit of what Road Warrior editors are reading.
Thousands of commuters face delays in New York following Sunday's derailment of a Metro-North train in the Bronx. Among the four fatalities was Jim Lovell, a 20-year veteran of NBC's "Today" show, which like CNBC, is part of the NBCUniversal family.
Pilots at WestJet, Canada's second largest airline, turned down a tentative agreement with the company, but no labor disruption was expected, Reuters reported.
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Oakland International Airport is probably none to happy it's annual passenger count has dropped almost 5 million since 2007, despite a $500 million expenditure on terminal upgrades, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. Its loss has been San Francisco International's gain, where totals are up 9 million in the same period. Much of the cause is due to airlines consolidating business at hubs such as SFO.
Hotel rates were up in the third quarter in London and Manchester but fell across most other U.K. cities, Buying Business Travel reported, citing information from hotel booking specialist HRS.