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  • DALLAS— Pilots at American Airlines and US Airways have approved a single labor contract, a step toward combining workforces at the two carriers, which merged in December 2013. Pilots at American and US Airways will get the retroactive pay raises plus annual raises of 3 percent through 2019. The contract does not include profit-sharing, which pilots get at...

  • LAS VEGAS— Officials say a Delta Air Lines flight from Minneapolis made an emergency landing in Las Vegas on Thursday with the co-pilot at the controls after the pilot was locked out of the cockpit. McCarran International Airport spokeswoman Christine Crews says none of the 168 people aboard Delta flight 1651 was injured, and the MD-90 aircraft wasn't damaged.

  • New York was spared the worst of the blizzard, but Boston was hit with more than two feet of snow. United Airlines canceled all flights through Wednesday in Boston and other New England airports, said spokeswoman Mary Ryan. JetBlue Airways had already canceled 190 flights for Wednesday, mostly in Boston and elsewhere in New England.

  • Add American Airlines to the list of carriers that want to take you to Cuba. Delta Air Lines, United Airlines and JetBlue Airways have expressed interest since President Barack Obama announced last month that the U.S. would establish diplomatic relations and expand trade and tourism with Cuba. Southwest Airlines CEO Gary Kelly said last week that his airline...

  • Jan 27- After a blizzard that blanketed the northeastern United States but proved less powerful in New York City than predicted, airlines, commuter rail, bus lines and subways resumed limited operations on Tuesday. LIRR service remains suspended on the Montauk Branch east of Babylon, Greenport to Ronkonkoma, Port Jefferson Branch east of Huntington and the...

  • Jan 27- American Airlines Group Inc on Tuesday reported a fourth-quarter profit that topped estimates and announced a new share buyback program and quarterly dividend, as the carrier saved hundreds of millions of dollars from tumbling oil prices. American, the world's largest airline by passenger traffic since its 2013 merger with US Airways, said it earned...

  • Elevated expectations for Apple ahead of earnings Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 3:10 PM ET
    Employees sell iPad Airs at an Apple Store in New York.

    Earnings season gathers steam this week, with Apple among those slated to release results Tuesday.

  • 5 tips for traveling smart during this Nor'easter Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 2:56 PM ET
    Airport personnel work to de-ice airplanes on Saturday morning at Boston Logan International Airport.

    Road warriors and travel experts offer tips on how to navigate airports with a Nor'easter barreling toward the region.

  • Cheaper fuel offsets airlines' storm losses Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 1:30 PM ET
    A plane is de-iced at LaGuardia Airport in New York, Jan. 26, 2015.

    Unlike last winter's serial storm snarls, most airline carriers will more than make up for those losses thanks to lower fuel prices.

  • Midday movers: IBM, Generac, Mattel & more Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 12:48 PM ET

    Some of Monday's midday movers:

  • Stuck in a blizzard? Tricks to rebook your flight Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 12:14 PM ET
    Travelers are bracing for major delays and cancellations. (2010 file photo)

    This winter storm in the East is likely to put the kibosh on many travelers' plans. How to make sure you're on the next flight out.

  • How to trade the historic blizzard Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 11:59 AM ET
    Man shoveling show following a snow storm in Buffalo last November.

    The historic blizzard bearing down on the East Coast will likely be bullish for energy and public utility firms, if the past is any guide.

  • Airport spokesman Perry Cooper says a JetBlue flight from Long Beach, California, and a regional SkyWest jet from Phoenix were the planes involved. Additionally, a Delta Air Lines spokesman says a flight from Los Angeles to Orlando was diverted to Dallas Sunday afternoon due to "a security concern. Laura Eimiller, a spokeswoman for the FBI in Los Angeles, said...

  • Early movers: POST, DHI, T, SHPG, GOOG & more Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 7:55 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, October 15, 2014.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Most were to or from cities in the storm's path, from Washington through New York to Boston. Most major U.S. carriers said they would allow passengers ticketed to, from or through the Northeast through Tuesday or Wednesday to change their plans without getting hit by a reservation-changing fee, typically $200. When weather causes delays, airlines have no legal...

  • The threats against Delta Air Lines flight 1156, coming from Portland, Oregon, and Southwest Airlines flight 2492, from Milwaukee, were deemed credible, said airport spokesman Reese McCranie. No bomb was found aboard the Delta flight while the Southwest flight was still being searched by explosives units, Federal Bureau of Investigation spokesman Special...

  • Flying round-trip? You're probably paying too much Saturday, 24 Jan 2015 | 5:12 PM ET

    Don't book that round-trip flight before trying these travel tricks to get a better deal.

  • Garden gnome fans fret: SkyMall files for bankruptcy Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 1:35 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Apparently, airline passengers aren't buying enough garden gnomes, superhero pajamas and heated cat shelters. While flying high over Iowa, they could dream about owning a $16,000 multisensory home sauna or maybe just a grill spatula with a built-in flashlight for $29.95. They don't have a captive audience, "says John DiScala, who runs the travel advice...

  • Jan 23- SkyMall, whose in-flight shopping catalogs have long been a staple of airline travel, has filed for bankruptcy protection, blaming changing consumer habits and the loss of contracts from two major carriers, Delta and Southwest. Xhibit and SkyMall filed for Chapter 11 protection from creditors on Thursday night in the U.S. bankruptcy court in Phoenix,...

  • On Thursday, Southwest Airlines estimated it would save $1.7 billion on fuel in 2015. Delta Air Lines tallied its 2015 savings at more than $2 billion, while fuel price forecasts from United Airlines and Alaska Airlines promised similar cost reductions. Southwest's stock surged more than 8 percent. The carriers said they had already dipped into savings to...