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  • Arghh! Travelers Demand Wi-Fi But Reluctant to Pay Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | 11:37 AM ET
    A passenger on Jet Blue Airways checks his cell phone before he disembarks at the Long Beach, California airport.

    Hotels, airports and airlines are struggling to meet traveler demand for Wi-Fi. But with networks overloaded and passengers frustrated, how much will fliers pay to log on?

  • Buffalo Wild Wings Changes the Game With Its Own Brew Tuesday, 30 Apr 2013 | 1:15 PM ET

    Buffalo Wild Wings is launching a new craft beer, Game Changer, in collaboration with Redhook Brewing. The beer is designed to pair with the company's wings.

  • Beer With That Burger? Smashburger Does Pairings Friday, 26 Apr 2013 | 12:41 PM ET

    Smashburger has offered craft beers at its restaurants as a way to extend its focus on local flavors, but a decision to pair craft beers with burgers has been a huge success for its sales.

  • Boston Travel on Lockdown, NY-Boston Amtrak Halted Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 12:49 PM ET

    Transportation in and around Boston was on lockdown Friday amid the marathon bombing manhunt. Train and bus services were halted, while Logan remained open under heightened security.

  • McDonald's Profit Rises, Falls Short of Estimates Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 8:44 AM ET

    McDonald's on Friday reported first quarter profit that fell short of market expectations, amid weaker international and domestic sales as consumers appeared to dine out less.

  • Reimburse Me! The Most-Expensed Companies Thursday, 18 Apr 2013 | 1:25 PM ET

    Certify's SpendSmart report shows the airlines, hotels and rental car agencies used most by North American business travelers.

  • Airlines, Hotels Waive Fees for Boston Travelers Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 11:09 AM ET

    Following the Boston Marathon bombings, major airlines and several hotels have issued waivers allowing travelers to alter their plans without fees. Here's a summary.

  • Iyad Malas, CEO of Majid Al Futtaim, tells CNBC that people in the Middle East are overlooking industries where there are a lot of job opportunities, as they don't believe they offer good career prospects.

  • Cure for Tax Day Pain? $10.40 Bagel Bundles, Rib-Bates Saturday, 13 Apr 2013 | 3:51 AM ET

    To capitalize on one of the year's most dreaded days, several restaurants and retailers are planning promotions to help customers take the sting out of forking over money to Uncle Sam.

  • Holiday Inn Express: Staying Here Makes You 'Smart' Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    Holiday Inn Express plans to bring back its popular "Stay Smart" ad campaign and add new, healthier breakfast options and upgraded bathroom amenities to lift their brand.

  • Shhh...These Are Secret Menu Items! OK, Tell Everyone Saturday, 6 Apr 2013 | 11:25 AM ET

    Restaurants are increasingly selling these off-menu items to bring customers "in the know" while in an oxymoron move showcasing these "secret" or hidden menus on their own websites.

  • More Finger Lickin' Without the Bones? KFC's Latest Friday, 5 Apr 2013 | 10:11 AM ET

    The fast-food chain, which is owned by Yum Brands, will introduce fried boneless chicken chunks as an alternative to its traditional breast, thigh and drumstick pieces.

  • Starwood's Expanding Footprint     Friday, 5 Apr 2013 | 12:40 AM ET

    Frits Van Paasschen, President & CEO of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide discusses hotel expansion in China, the Middle East and Emerging Markets.

  • The 287-room Lemon Tree Premier hotel at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport features a dramatic view of planes landing and taking off, but it has no guests to see them.

  • Selim El-Zyr on Operating in Iraq and Iran     Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 7:00 PM ET

    Rotana CEO Selim El-Zyr discusses business opportunities in Iraq and Iran, both of which he says have "huge untapped potential".

  • How Much More Can Carnival Cruise Lines Take? Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 4:48 PM ET
    Carnival Cruise Lines

    More bad news for Carnival cruise lines: Another ship adrift and reports of sick guests on an island cruise center. Will this latest wave sink the stock?

  • 'F' for Nutrition: Inside Restaurant Kids' Meals Thursday, 28 Mar 2013 | 9:37 AM ET

    The menus offered to children by most U.S. restaurant chains have too many calories, too much salt or fat, and often not a hint of vegetables or fruit, according to a new study.

  • How Much for the Chili? Panera Lets Diners Decide Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 4:52 PM ET
    Chili Turkey

    Order a bowl of turkey chili at a St. Louis-area Panera Bread cafe, and it'll cost you a penny. Or $5. Or $100. In other words, whatever you decide.

  • Free Hotel Wi-Fi Means More Profits: CEO Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 12:48 PM ET

    Road warriors rejoice! InterContinental Hotels Group will offer free Wi-Fi to all its loyalty program members in 2014, a perk more travelers demand.

  • IHG Rewards its Members With Free Internet     Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013 | 10:20 AM ET

    Richard Solomons, CEO of Intercontinental Hotels Group, now rewards its members with free WiFi. Solomons explains why the technology is such a draw.