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  • American uncoupling from Orbitz  Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 7:17 AM ET

    This is a huge loss for Orbitz, says Henry Harteveldt, Atmosphere Research, sharing his thoughts on American Airlines pulling its airfare listings from the travel site.

  • Asia airlines enjoy demand, but where is the profit? Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 8:46 PM ET

    Asia may be seeing the strongest airline passenger growth, but its carriers are struggling to eke out profits, dented by overexpansion.

  • Shangri-La to launch new hotel brand 'Jen'  Sunday, 24 Aug 2014 | 9:36 PM ET

    Lothar Nessmann, COO of Hotel Jen, says the re-branding of "Traders Hotel" into "Hotel Jen" will help Shangri-La Group to better cope with the demands of travelers over the next 30 years.

  • US travelers headed overseas better bring cash Sunday, 24 Aug 2014 | 9:02 AM ET
    Tourists ride in a pedicab near the Eiffel Tower in Paris.

    Smart chip cards are becoming the standard worldwide, so when you travel expect your 'old' American credit card to be rejected.

  • Old age may derail Amtrak's high-speed ambitions Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 9:30 AM ET
    Amtrak's new high-speed trains could look like this. This artist's concept imagines one of the new trains in the station at Wilmington, Delaware.

    While the nation's primary passenger rail system is growing amid hopes for faster service, it's stuck with crumbling infrastructure.

  • After stock hit, SeaWorld plans new orca tanks Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 12:15 PM ET
    Following protests, SeaWorld said it will build new killer whale environments at its marine parks.

    Following protests, orcas in San Diego will get a new 10-million gallon killer whale environment, SeaWorld officials said.

  • Is going on vacation becoming too much work? Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 10:51 AM ET

    Taking a little time off this summer? The email avalanche is so dreadful that some workers might consider skipping vacation altogether.

  • Airline safety videos gone wild, funny and strange Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 11:36 AM ET

    Airlines from the United States and abroad have turned the in-flight safety video into an art form in recent years. We found the most entertaining.

  • Trivago ads cashing in with 'creepy' TV pitchman Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 9:54 AM ET
    Tim Williams

    A metasearch travel website is expanding its audience with an offbeat ad campaign, Skift reports.

  • New airline's growing pains leave fliers stranded Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 2:42 PM ET
    PEOPLExpress airlines.

    More than 80 passengers were stuck in Pittsburgh after a 'perfect storm' left the airline without a pilot or first officer.

  • Priceline CEO: China travels next big market  Monday, 11 Aug 2014 | 10:02 AM ET

    Darren Huston, Priceline Group president & CEO, discusses the company's quarterly earnings and partnership with Ctrip. Huston says Ctrip will help them bring Chinese customers to their business around the world.

  • Kids on planes ... with clowns and nannies Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 9:58 AM ET
    A clown is part of the cabin crew on select El Al flights from Tel Aviv to New York and other cities this summer.

    El Al Airlines has added a clown to the cabin crew of select long-haul flights to keep kids entertained. Other carriers have nannies.

  • Hotel apologizes after 3,000 bad reviews Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 6:10 PM ET

    A New York hotel was suffering a severe backlash to its posted policy of charging $500 extra if guests posted bad reviews online.

  • Expedia CEO: Travel market expanding  Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 10:21 AM ET

    Dara Khosrowshahi, Expedia president & CEO, breaks down the company's earnings beat in part due to a rise in gross bookings. Khosrowshahi says the travel market is expanding and online growth allows more spending and investment.

  • On the road again: RV sales picking up speed Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Recreational vehicles are "the most discretionary purchase you can think of," so as the economy emerges from the recession, sales are starting to follow.

  • Cities, taxis and airports pump rideshare's brakes Friday, 25 Jul 2014 | 2:01 PM ET
    A Lyft customer gets into a car on January 21, 2014 in San Francisco.

    Rideshare services like Uber and Lyft are butting heads with regulators over laws that they claim are outdated and hurt their companies.

  • When it's safe to fly—Who should decide? Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 1:28 PM ET

    Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 and airlines halting flights into Tel Aviv are stirring up controversy over who should decide where it's safe to fly.

  • Making travel easier with Concur  Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 8:34 AM ET

    Steve Singh, Concur CEO, explains how his company helps take the worry and frustration out of tracking corporate travel expenses.

  • The consequences of MH17 plane tragedy  Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 8:36 PM ET

    George Hamlin, President, Hamlin Transportation Consulting, expects airlines to take on longer flight routes which will lead to higher travel costs as a result of the Malaysian jet crash.

  • Rev your engines: Top 10 summer road trip states Saturday, 19 Jul 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    A butte along the Unaweep-Tabeguache Scenic and Historic Byway, Colorado

    Looking at metrics like traffic safety, costs and scenery, social media site WalletHub ranks top states for summer road trip friendliness.