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  • Flight Delays Pile Up Monday After FAA Budget Cuts Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 12:17 PM ET
    Canceled flights due to weather are displayed on a departure monitor at San Francisco International Airport on February 8, 2013.

    It was a tough start to the week for many air travelers as federal budget cuts led to cascading delays along the East Coast Monday morning.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Tail-Wagging Volunteers Help De-Stress LAX Fliers Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013 | 12:05 PM ET
    Laura Larsen of West Hollywood kisses "CC" New program at LAX called PUP (Pets Unstressing People) uses certified dogs to walk the terminals with their volunteer owners to greet passengers and help ease the tensions of modern airline traveling.

    The next time you're waiting to board your flight at LAX, don't be surprised to see furry friends roaming the terminal with bright red vests reading, "Pet Me!"

  • American Airlines Fixes Glitch, Delays Expected Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 5:45 PM ET

    American Airlines said it has fixed its reservation system said it was resuming flights at about 5:00 pm ET, but that delays and cancellations were likely to continue for the rest of the day.

  • 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.

  • Touchscreen Your Way to a Meal on Japan Airlines Monday, 15 Apr 2013 | 12:25 PM ET
    Japan Airlines' Anytime You Wish Meal Ordering app.

    Hungry mid-flight? Japan Airlines' Anytime You Wish service offers business-class fliers on-demand meal, drink and duty-free ordering with a few taps of a seat-side screen.

  • From Flowers to Yoga Mats: Hotels Personalize Rooms Friday, 12 Apr 2013 | 11:37 AM ET

    From flowers of your choice to memory foam mattress toppers, more hotels including Hyatt are personalizing rooms to meet travelers' demands. Need a yoga mat? No problem.

  • T&L Extreme: World's Most Expensive Biz Trip     Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 6:16 AM ET

    If you have about $1.5 million and two years of vacation time banked, there's a website that's offering what could be the most world's most expensive business trip. The "Squawk Box" crew has the details.

  • How to Speed Through the Airport Like a Celebrity Thursday, 11 Apr 2013 | 3:38 AM ET
    American Airlines at JFK International Airport.

    Cutting lines at airports used to be only for the rich, famous or very frequent fliers. But then airlines started granting fast-track access to anybody who was willing to shell out a few extra dollars.

  • World's Best Airline Swag Bags You Wish You Had Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013 | 2:03 PM ET
    Ethiad Airways first class men's amenities bag.

    Complimentary amenity bags packed with deluxe goodies are an increasingly important part of the travel experience, especially for business and first-class fliers. See which swag bags from premium - and economy - flights offer the best, free stuff.

  • Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group's founder and chairman

    Drastic airfare cuts at United in the face of new Virgin America competition is good for consumers, but the kind of thinking that's driven big carriers into bankruptcy, Virgin Group's Richard Branson told CNBC.

  • Stinky Food, No Free Meals Annoy Fliers: Survey Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013 | 12:54 PM ET

    Top flier complaints about airline food include lack of free meals and strong smelling food brought on board by travelers, according to a survey.

  • 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.

  • Fliers More Fed Up Than Ever Before, Study Shows Monday, 8 Apr 2013 | 12:01 AM ET

    The annual Airline Quality Rankings by Wichita State University and Purdue University show carriers bumping more passengers from oversold flights and delivering service that often leaves customers frustrated.

  • Here's One US Industry That's Found Home in China Sunday, 7 Apr 2013 | 6:46 AM ET
    Super 8 Xian Xidajie - Xidajie, China

    Hotel chains are expanding in China as its growing middle class fuels demand for domestic travel and lodging. But is the sector too hot?

  • Chillin' at American Airport Lounges to Cost More Friday, 5 Apr 2013 | 12:18 PM ET
    American Airlines Admirals Club at LAX

    American is raising airport lounge prices as more carriers revamp lounges to meet fliers' demands.

  • Virgin America: More Elite Fliers Wanted Thursday, 4 Apr 2013 | 11:55 AM ET
    Virgin America Airbus A319

    Hoping to attract coveted elite frequent fliers from other airlines, Virgin America has extended its status match program.

  • 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.

  • Despite Ruling, Add-On Fees Still Confuse Fliers Wednesday, 3 Apr 2013 | 11:10 AM ET

    Airfares will still be advertised inclusive of mandatory taxes and fees, after the Supreme Court refused a challenge by three airlines. But optional add-on services often leave fliers unable to compare the total price of a ticket.

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