| Sep 12, 2013
| 12:07 PM
A bankruptcy judge in New York has endorsed a plan to merge American Airlines and US Airways, pending the outcome of a legal challenge by the U.S. Department of Justice.
Judge Sean Lane approved the merger plan Thursday at a hearing in U.S. bankruptcy...
| Oct 6, 2013
If you go
THE BEST WAY TO HUNTSVILLE, ALA.
From LAX, Delta, United, American and US Airways offer connecting service (change of planes) to Huntsville. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $564.
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| Oct 23, 2013
| 11:58 AM
The mayors of six cities and a county with major airline hubs are lobbying the U.S. Justice Department to drop its opposition to a merger of American Airlines and US Airways.
The mayors of Charlotte, N.C.; Philadelphia; Dallas; Fort Worth; Phoenix;...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Cross Texas off the list of states that oppose the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.
Texas was one of seven states that had joined the U.S. Department of Justice and the District of Columbia in filing a suit to block the airlines from...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Although American Airlines' parent company is still in bankruptcy and a merger with US Airways is on hold, the Fort Worth-based airline is moving forward with plans to grow.
American Airlines announced Monday that it plans to recruit and hire 1,500...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 7:36 AM
After the coffee. Before checking out how all the new shows did.
The Skinny: All caught up on "Breaking Bad." Wish AMC put the finale on video on demand so I could watch it now. Throw in more commercials, I don't care! Tuesday's headlines include an...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 8:38 AM
Facing a lawsuit by the U.S. Department of Justice, the parent companies of American Airlines and US Airways have agreed to extend their merger plans for an extra month.
The expiration date to merge the airlines to create the nation's largest airline...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 2:20 PM
A proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways that has been challenged by the U.S. Department of Justice has a 50 percent chance of succeeding.
That was the analysis of JPMorgan of the proposal that, if successful, would create the nation's...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 6:11 PM
A day after the U.S. Department of Justice sued to block the mega-merger of American Airlines and US Airways, attorneys for the carriers called the legal challenge weak and said they are looking forward to battling the government in court.
| Aug 11, 2013
If you go
THE BEST WAY TO BRAZIL RESORTS
From LAX, Copa, US Airways, United, American, LATAM and Delta offer connecting service (change of planes) to Rio de Janeiro. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $991, including taxes and fees.
| Jul 28, 2013
If you go
THE BEST WAY TO THE CANADIAN ROCKIES
From LAX, Alaska, Air Canada, WestJet and United offer nonstop service to Vancouver, and Delta, Alaska and United offer connecting service (change of plane). Restricted one-way fares begin at $138. From...