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The Weather Channel's Jim Cantore reports a massive storm that swept across the country caused 5,000 flights to be cancelled in and out of Dallas, Texas.
The service has become a major force in holiday retail, helping consumers find products and stores market to the right consumers.
Travel headlines for Friday include confirmation of Southwest's expansion at LaGuardia and sweet-spot holiday travel dates.
A U.S. Supreme Court justice denied a last-ditch effort to stop the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.
CEO Doug Parker also tells CNBC that "as long as demand stays the same, nothing should happen to prices."
The Pentagon has survived the Battle of 2013: a government shutdown. However, 2014 could make 2013 look like a catwalk.