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Series of Western Storms to cause delays for travelers

Series of Western Storms to cause delays for travelers

Storms will continue to affect the West through this weekend and into next week with rounds of precipitation for some needy areas as well as delays for travelers.

American Airlines: Aviation disaster in the making?

American Airlines: Aviation disaster in the making?

It's the largest airline in the United States. Every day tens of thousands of Americans, foreigners, tourists, visitors, and business travelers trust this airline with their life.

Taiwan awarded Best of Show at Los Angeles Travel Show

Taiwan awarded Best of Show at Los Angeles Travel Show

LOS ANGELES, CA – The nation’s largest travel show, the Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show, returned to the Long Beach Convention Center over the weekend on February 21-22.

Bryan Adams announces US dates for Reckless 30th Anniversary Tour

Bryan Adams announces US dates for Reckless 30th Anniversary Tour

LOS ANGELES, CA - Multi-platinum selling recording artist Bryan Adams will be plugging in once again and hitting the road with his full band in April to celebrate the 30th anniversary of his ...

Canadian Minister congratulates Canadian National Railway and Unifor on new agreement

Canadian Minister congratulates Canadian National Railway and Unifor on new agreement

Following her discussions with Canadian National Railway and Unifor, the Honorable Doctor K Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labor and Minister of Status of Women, issued the following statement:

Hawaii tourist retail outlet files for bankruptcy again

Hilo Hattie Hawaii tourist retail outlet files for bankruptcy again

Hilo Hattie retail, known for its tourist-appealing clothing, jewelry, and souvenirs, has once again filed for bankruptcy.

Will loonie’s plunge bring US tourists back to Canada?

Will loonie’s plunge bring US tourists back to Canada?

MONTREAL, Canada - A 20-percent drop in the loonie’s value in the past two years has already helped domestic restaurants, hotels and retailers by keeping more of us locals confined within the ...

Courtyard marks 1,000th hotel milestone

Courtyard marks 1,000th hotel milestone

BETHESDA, MD - Courtyard by Marriott, the world's 8th largest hospitality brand, reaches its 1,000 hotel milestone and celebrates on a global scale.

Verdict penalizes Palestinian Authority for terror attacks  in Israel that killed or wounded US citizens

Verdict penalizes Palestinian Authority for terror attacks in Israel that killed or wounded US citizens

NEW YORK, NY - AJC welcomed today's US jury verdict against the Palestinian Authority and the PLO, holding the Palestinian leadership responsible for terror attacks in Israel that killed or ...

Ice to bring hazardous travel from Texas to North Carolina

Ice to bring hazardous travel from Texas to North Carolina

The same storm system burying parts of the Four Corners states with snow will bring ice and treacherous travel to the South early this week.

Darden announces appointment of Chief Executive Officer

Darden announces appointment of Chief Executive Officer

ORLANDO, Florida, USA - Darden Restaurants, Inc.

Dangerous cold gripping Eastern US this week to ease in March

Dangerous cold gripping Eastern US this week to ease in March

Additional waves of frigid air will continue to flow southward out of Canada and into the central and eastern United States this week, but there are indications the worst of the cold will ease up ...

World's largest public art festival kicks off this week In Montréal

World's largest public art festival kicks off this week In Montréal

MONTRÉAL, Canada - On the heels of a triumphant opening in 2014, with 116,000 visitors on its first night alone, Art Souterrain is set to launch its seventh edition during Montréal's Nuit ...

Aéroports de Montréal and Syndicat des Employés des Aéroports de Montréal reach collective agreement

Aéroports de Montréal and Syndicat des Employés des Aéroports de Montréal reach collective agreement

OTTAWA, Canada - Today, the Honorable Dr K Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, congratulated Aéroports de Montréal and the Syndicat des Employés des Aéroports de ...

US citizen international outbound travel up 10 percent in 2014

US citizen international outbound travel up 10 percent in 2014

WASHINGTON, DC - US travel in December up 17 percent.

Annual 2014/2013 Comparisons

U.S. travel to overseas markets totaled 30.8 million, up six percent for the year. Regional results ...

Delta adds Kona flight and more leisure service from Seattle

Delta adds Kona flight and more leisure service from Seattle

SEATTLE, WA - Delta Air Lines is adding service from its hub at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to Kona International Airport and will increase service from select seasonal markets beginning ...

Flight attendant union joins Senator Durbin to celebrate smoke-free skies

Flight attendant union joins Senator Durbin to celebrate smoke-free skies

CHICAGO, IL - Today, members of the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) join Senator Durbin (D-IL) at a press conference at O'Hare to celebrate 25 years of the in-flight smoking ban and the ...

Series of major fires shut down Church Street center district of San Francisco

Series of major fires shut down Church Street center district of San Francisco

A three-alarm fire at Church and Market streets in the Mission in San Francisco has been reported, and police have shut down Church.

American Airlines puts profit over safety?  FAA  is investigating

American Airlines removed maintenance Quality Control procedure American Airlines puts profit over safety? FAA is investigating

By Juergen Steinmetz, eTN Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Is American Airlines putting profits ahead of safety and intimidating its maintenance team into cutting corners?

Where to eat in New York City - in 12 hours

Tourist braves snow to get to NYC eats Where to eat in New York City - in 12 hours

By Maria G. Yates

New York. The Big Apple. The city that never sleeps. But you did need to sleep and now you’re down to your last full day in NYC.

Las Vegas Global Business District takes major step forward

Las Vegas Global Business District takes major step forward

LAS VEGAS, NV - The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) Board of Directors voted today to approve a contract for the purchase of the historic Riviera Hotel & Casino's 26-acre ...

Southwest Airlines named 2015 World's Most Admired Company

Southwest Airlines named 2015 World's Most Admired Company

DALLAS, TX - Southwest Airlines was named to FORTUNE's 2015 list of World's Most Admired Companies for the 21st consecutive year. Southwest was ranked as the No.

Former US National Security Advisor named to Delta board

Former US National Security Advisor named to Delta board

ATLANTA, Georgia, USA - Delta Air Lines' board of directors today announced its newest member, a former US National Security Advisor for the Obama administration, effective immediately.

Canada introduces legislation to strengthen rail safety

Canada introduces legislation to strengthen rail safety

OTTAWA, Canada - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today introduced legislation in the House of Commons that will enhance railway safety and make the rail industry and crude oil ...

World View one step closer to manned near-space voyages

World View one step closer to manned near-space voyages

TUCSON, AZ - World View, the commercial balloon spaceflight company, is one step closer to launching manned voyages after successfully flying the first parafoil from the edge of space at a ...

Cruise Shipping Miami 2015 conference program updated

Cruise Shipping Miami 2015 conference program updated

MIAMI, FL - UBM and Seatrade have announced additions and updates to the Cruise Shipping Miami 2015 conference program.

US international visitation up eight percent

US international visitation up eight percent

WASHINGTON, DC - The US Department of Commerce today announced that 5.8 million international visitors traveled to the United States in November 2014, an eight percent increase over November ...

WestJet increases transcontinental capacity

WestJet increases transcontinental capacity

CALGARY, Canada - WestJet today announced even more non-stop flights between Vancouver and Toronto as Canadians prepare for the busy summer travel season.

Marriott sells Miami Beach EDITION

Marriott sells Miami Beach EDITION

BETHESDA, MD - Marriott International, Inc today announced it has sold The Miami Beach EDITION hotel for cash proceeds of $230 million.

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