NBC's Kerry Sanders reports Delta's glitch of cheap flight tickets was amplified by social media.
Happy Friday. Now can get please get the lights turned on again?
NBC News' Kerry Sanders reports Delta says rock-bottom fares sold by mistake was "not planned."
Thanks to a technical error some consumers were able to land round-trip tickets on Delta Air Lines for under $50, which the airline said it will honor.
The "Fast Money" traders weigh in on everything from the Fed decision to which is hotter for 2014 — Facebook or Twitter.
As the U.S. airline industry continues to shrink, dozens of small and midsize cities are scrambling to try to maintain their economic lifelines.
No matter what the FCC decides, there will be no in-flight phone conversations by passengers on Delta or JetBlue, the airlines say.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Despite the chance to lock in gains, most hedge funds are standing by their bets and keeping risk on.
Members of frequent flier programs face ongoing plan changes and the notion that if an airline decides to kick them out, there's little they can do.
The Department of Transportation said it will consider a ban on in-flight phone calls as part of its consumer protection.
Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:
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CEO Doug Parker tells CNBC that "as long as demand stays the same, nothing should happen to prices."
And let's be clear. Investors don't expect the airline to be simply profitable, but very profitable.
What's the theme for 2014? It's still murky, but I'm increasingly warming to the idea of a synchronized but low-key global recovery.
A passenger nodded off on a flight from Lafayette, La., to Los Angeles on United Airlines with a stop in Houston and found himself locked inside.
Delta bought an oil refinery in 2012 to help control jet fuel costs and made a profit on the Pennsylvania facility for the first time in the third quarter.
Technology growth stocks, consumer cyclical, discretionary and some industrials will do well, Sarat Sethi of Douglas C. Lane tells CNBC.
If stocks sell-off on Friday Jim Cramer wants you to be ready.