With Tim Duncan, the Spurs wrote the book on handling superstars; will the NBA read it?
There's a closely guarded secret in the NBA, one that's policed vigilantly by executives at the league office. Current team presidents and marketing people will whisper about it on background, but ask them to use their names on the record, and they clam up. What is this strictly confidential piece
Drone Narrowly Misses Plane Landing at LAX, Pilot Says
A Lufthansa pilot reported that a drone flew dangerously close to a plane as it was landing at LAX airport Friday, according to the Federal Aviation Authority. The pilot reported that Lufthansa Flight 456 was at an altitude of 5,000 feet when a drone flew approximately 200 feet overhead as the
The Airline Fee You May Have Never Heard Of
Not long ago I got a question from a fellow who was pretty upset about an unexpected fee. He asked, "When the hell did airlines start charging for seats?" My answer: Not all airlines do this, but some have been charging extra for seats for years and more are joining the party. There are ways to
Zika Virus: Airlines, Cruise Company Allow Employees to Avoid Outbreak Countries
Lufthansa Airline, Delta and Carnival Cruise Line are among the travel companies stating that employees can change their schedules to avoid work in areas affected by the Zika virus outbreak. The three travel companies confirmed to ABC News today that they either had policies in place or amended
Which Airline's Been Named World's Safest?
If your 2016 resolutions include more travel, it may be wise to know which airlines top the list. AirlineRatings.com, an independent plane safety and product ranking website, has just released its annual list of the world's safest airlines. Coming out on top for the third year in a row is
Russian Investigators Arrive in Egypt After Fatal Plane Crash
The bodies of those killed when a plane headed to St. Petersburg crashed shortly after taking off from a resort town in Egypt will begin returning to Russia as investigators try to learn what caused the crash. Of the 224 people on board the Metrojet Airbus A321-200 when it crashed, 187 bodies have
224 Killed When Russia-Bound Flight Crashes in Egypt
A Russian aircraft bound for St. Petersburg crashed in a mountainous region of Egypt on Saturday, killing all 224 on board. Kogalymavia Flight 7K9268 disappeared from radar 23 minutes after taking off at 5:51 a.m. local time from Sharm El-Sheikh International Airport in El Salam, Egypt, before
'Goodfellas' 25th Anniversary: Where Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci and the Other Stars Are Now
It's hard to believe it was 25 years ago that Martin Scorsese 's "Goodfellas" was released in theaters. It remains an enduring classic gangster film that has many scenes fans can easily quote word-for-word: The prison dinner scene, that time at the bar with Billy Batts or how about “I'm funny how,
'Tis the Season for Very Strange Airfare Sales
What's your pleasure? Mystery destinations, unknown airlines, gluttonous all-you-can-fly deals or maybe just a nice, simple impossible fare. Find all these and more right now. But there are a few catches -- aren't there always? Frontier Among the strangest sales ever was this week's Flights for $1.