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107 Million Americans Will Travel for Holidays

More than 107 million Americans will drive, fly or use other means of transportation to travel this holiday season. That's an increase of 3.1% year over year and marks the ...
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Airlines Don’t Have to Tell You About Baggage Fees

Airlines make much of their money from services beyond selling tickets. They sell food on planes, upgrade economy seats and charge fees for what they deem to be "extra baggage." ...
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Anheuser-Busch Goes for the Green With New Tesla Deal

Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has been pushing the envelope for batteries and autonomous vehicles, and the firm just found its newest client in Anheuser-Busch InBev S.A./N.V. (NYSE: BUD). The world’s ...
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Should Safety-Focused Travelers Avoid Southwest Airlines?

While many travelers may choose an airline based on fare prices or brand loyalty, safety-conscious travelers have a new tool to help in their selection of a carrier. AirlineRatings.com has ...
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People Can Fly Those Cancelled American Airlines Flights Now

Glitches of one kind or another meant that some American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) flights would not have pilots over the holidays, a blow to many people headed home ...
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American Airlines Employees to Be Trained in Diversity, Inclusion

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) will be among the first huge U.S. firms to make a widespread effort to train its employees in racial diversity and inclusion policies. The ...
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Cyber Monday Special: SoftBank Wants to Buy Uber Shares at a 30% Discount

In something of a twist on the usual Cyber Monday sale prices, an investor group led by Japan's SoftBank has reportedly offered to buy a 13% stake in Uber at ...
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Airline Fees Add $82 Billion to 2017 Top Line

While airfares have declined over the past seven years, those fees that airlines charge for better seats and other items more than make up for lower fares. The fees have ...
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51 Million Americans Traveling This Thanksgiving

There are more Americans expected to travel more than 50 miles from home to celebrate Thanksgiving this year than at any time since 2005 and up 3.3% compared with the ...
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25 Busiest Airports During Thanksgiving Holiday

The Thanksgiving Day holiday is the busiest travel time of the year. Airport crowds are massive and those flights get more expensive for every day you wait. If you haven't ...
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US Airlines Expect 29 Million Passengers for Thanksgiving Holiday

More than 2.38 million passengers are expected to take to the skies every day between November 17 and November 28, this year's Thanksgiving air-travel season. A total of around 28.5 ...
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Southwest Wins Handily in Q3 Despite Hurricanes

When Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) released its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday, the company reported $0.88 in earnings per share (EPS) and $5.27 billion in ...
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What Matters Most to American Airlines Investors: Earnings or Its Corporate Culture?

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) reported third-quarter 2017 earnings before markets opened Thursday. The airline posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.42 on revenues of $10.88 billion. ...
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NAACP Warns Travelers of Concerns With American Airlines

Citing concerns of "disrespectful, discriminatory or unsafe conditions," the NAACP on Wednesday issued a travel advisory warning African Americans about their safety and well being when flying with American Airlines ...
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The US Trucking Industry Needs Drivers, but for How Long?

For the first time since 2006, U.S. trucking companies and other industry stakeholders identified an increasingly large driver shortage as the biggest problem facing the industry. The American Trucking Associations ...
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