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The cost of President Obama's $10 oil tax proposal would likely be passed along to consumers, analysts told USA Today.
NEW YORK— Richard Anderson, who oversaw Delta Air Lines' transformation into one of the world's most profitable airlines, will retire this May. His right-hand man, airline president Ed Bastian, will take over as CEO, the Atlanta- based airline said Wednesday. Delta also purchased a 49 percent ownership stake in Virgin Atlantic to gain much-needed access to London...
Puerto Rico has been hit by 19 cases of the mosquito-borne Zika virus. This may be the last thing the heavily indebted island needs.
NEW YORK— United Airlines is trying to bring back a bit of the friendly skies, allowing families with young children to board early. The move, which takes effect Feb. 15., lets families with children age two and under get settled in their seats before the rush of other passengers clamoring for overhead bin space. It has forced families to board with everybody else...
Monday, American Airlines became the latest carrier to add something back. American, which recently merged with US Airways, hasn't offered free snacks since 2003. US Airways stripped passengers of snacks in 2008.. When Continental Airlines stopped giving out free cookies and mini bags of pretzels in 2011— after its merger with United Airlines— it said the move...
Zika has been detected mostly in Latin America and the Caribbean. United Airlines and American Airlines say that since early this week they have been giving some passengers going to affected areas the chance to delay their trip or get a refund. On Thursday, a JetBlue Airways spokesman said the airline would give refunds or rebook passengers concerned about...
Everyone watching oil and China is overlooking an important earnings season going on, setting up a trade opportunity.
A safe vaccine for the Zika virus will likely not be available this year or the following year, an NIH official said Thursday.
U.S. stocks closed more than 1 percent lower Wednesday, despite higher oil prices, as disappointing quarterly reports weighed and the Fed statement renewed concerns about global economic growth.
American Airlines says it will give refunds to pregnant women who were planning to travel to parts of Central America. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have warned pregnant women to take precautions against mosquito bites when traveling to areas in Latin America and the Caribbean where there have been Zika outbreaks.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Apple, AT&T, VMware and more.
In a story Jan. 24 about airports returning to service after a blizzard hit the East Coast, The Associated Press, relying on information from Delta Air Lines, erroneously reported that Delta's first flight out of John F. Kennedy International Airport after the blizzard was to Santiago, Chile. Airports in Washington, New York City and Baltimore were slowly...
Former Medtronic CEO Bill George matches up industry competitors and offers up this scorecard of CEOs with solid strategies that are worth betting on.
The Eastern Seaboard dug out from a record-setting blizzard that killed at least 30 people and paralyzed travel.
Iran has struck a provisional deal with Airbus to buy eight A-380 superjumbo planes, the deputy transport minister told Reuters on Sunday.
Travel program changes are making it tougher to justify loyalty to one hotel or airline. How travelers can maximize their miles.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher opening Thursday amid ECB President Mario Draghi's press conference.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. stock futures were lower this morning, after Wednesday's wild ride on Wall Street, which saw the Dow travel 1,000 points.
Wednesday's market action smacked of short-term capitulation, but analysts expect more volatility ahead, even if there is a rally.