Travel Archive

A look at a "Minute Suites" room at DFW Airport (photo J.Thomas, CBSDFW.COM)

Minute Suites Debut At DFW Airport

There aren’t many good places to grab some sleep, or just relax, in the bustle of a noisy airport. But now, there’s the new Minute Suites, which recently opened at DFW Airport.


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TripAdvisor Says Americans Are Big Tippers

American travelers aren’t cheap, according to a major survey by TripAdvisor, which says stateside citiznes are among the world’s top tippers.


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Driver Dies In Fort Worth 18-Wheeler Crash

Emergency crews in Fort Worth are still on the scene of an 18-wheeler crash along Interstate-35W, just south of Heritage Trace Parkway, in the northern part of the city.


Former President George W. Bush pauses while speaking during the opening ceremony of the George W. Bush Presidential Center April 25, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Dallas Highway To Be Named For Bush

A portion of U.S. Highway 75 in Dallas, between Northwest Highway and Knox Street, is set to be designated as the George W. Bush Expressway, pending the governor’s approval.


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Texas DPS Adds Memorial Day Patrols

More Texas troopers will be on patrol over the Memorial Day weekend watching for speeders, drunken drivers and travelers who are not wearing seat belts.


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American Airlines Delays Roller Bag Boarding

American Airlines said Thursday that people carrying just a personal item that fits under the seat — no rolling suitcases — will be allowed to board before most other passengers.


Millions Of Americans Travel Ahead Of Thanksgiving Holiday

Airlines Collected Record Baggage Fees In 2012

U.S. airlines collected more than $6 billion in baggage and reservation change fees from passengers last year — the highest amount since the fees became common five years ago.


Road construction crews work on a widening project. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Closures Expected Along LBJ Freeway

Construction continues along the LBJ Freeway in Dallas, and it could impact anyone planning to travel through the northern part of the city this weekend.


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West 7th Street Bridge Closed In Fort Worth

Anyone traveling in downtown Fort Worth needs to be ready for major traffic delays. Crews have shut down the West 7th Street bridge for construction work.


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April Traffic Down At American Airlines

American Airlines said that traffic and a key revenue measure both declined in April. Passenger revenue for each mile flown by every seat on its planes fell 2.9 percent.


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American Hires First Flight Attendants Since 9/11

Twenty four thousand people applied to become the first flight attendants hired by American Airlines since 9/11.


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DART Breaking Ground On Streetcar Project

A new way to get around town is officially breaking ground on Friday. DART’s new multi-million dollar streetcar line will link Union Station in downtown Dallas with the Oak Cliff area.