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Sanders Supporters Await NY Primary Results in Brooklyn
ABC News' Josh Haskell talks to Bernie Sanders supporters in Brooklyn who are awaiting primary results.
British Couple to See Whether Alabama Is Their Cup of Tea
A British couple who mistook Birmingham, Alabama, for Birmingham, England, when booking a trip to Las Vegas a few months ago will get to see the Alabama version for themselves on Aug. 16-17
What Airline Mergers Mean for Travelers
Where have all the airlines gone? Some went out of business in the dark days of Great Recession . Beginning in 2008, U.S. carriers like Aloha, Skybus, ATA and more all called it quits. Others have been devouring each other; in the past eight years alone, we’ve seen Delta ’s takeover of Northwest,
What We Know About Reported Bids for Virgin America
The airline industry may end up with some strange bedfellows given that two carriers on opposite coasts reportedly hope to acquire Virgin America Inc. Takeover offers for California-based Virgin America Inc. are due by the end of this week from regional airline Alaska Air and JetBlue , the Wall
Flight Forced to Turn around After a Laser Is Pointed Into the Cockpit
Investigation underway after a dangerous scare on a Virgin Atlantic flight from London to New York.
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
The Mileage Run: Trying to Reach Elite Airline Status Before New Years
In December, a travel expert says hobbyists fly as much as possible before their credit card miles reset on Jan. 1.
Top US Air Carriers Ban Hunting 'Trophies' From Planes
All three of the major U.S. airlines have now banned the transport of hunting trophies from Africa in the wake of the outrage over the shooting death of a lion in Zimbabwe by a Minnesota dentist. American Airlines was the latest to ban the practice, announcing this morning that while it does not
Virgin Adding Wi-Fi Fast Enough to Stream Netflix on Some Flights
Your Wi-Fi in the sky could soon be faster than your connection at some cafes or even at home. Virgin America is implementing a new Wi-Fi system on some of its A330 aircraft that will be capable of supporting video streaming from YouTube and Netflix , among countless other sites. While Wi-Fi on the