Travel Archive

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Gunman Killed Inside Bush Intercontinental Airport In Houston

Police say a man who had fired a gun inside a ticketing area at Houston’s largest airport was killed after being confronted by a law enforcement official.


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Gas Prices Down A Penny Across Texas

AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump settled at $3.34 per gallon. The nationwide price of gasoline rose 1 cent this week to reach $3.52 per gallon.


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Southwest Fined For Mishandling Complaints

Southwest Airlines will pay $35,000 to settle government accusations that it responded slowly to complaints by passengers, including some with disabilities.


Travelers look at a flight information screen at JFK International Airport in New York City. (credit: Daniel Barry/Getty Images)

Furloughs Continue To Create Airport Delays

About 10 percent of air traffic controllers have been furloughed, and that could mean delays at DFW International Airport and other airports across the country.


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Flight Delays Seen As FAA Furloughs Begin

Commercial airlines saw some delays throughout the country on Sunday, the first day that air traffic controllers were subject to furloughs resulting from government spending cuts.


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American Airlines Recovers After System Glitch

American Airlines was back up and running on Wednesday morning after a computer glitch forced the carrier to cancel nearly 1,000 flights on Tuesday.


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State House To Revisit Distracted Driving Ban

The latest push to ban texting while driving in Texas could set off another showdown at the Capitol. Texas is one of less than a dozen states where texting while driving remains legal.


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AA Computers Restored, But Delays & Cancellations Expected

A computer problem created a backup of American Airlines planes at DFW Airport and every U.S. airport where American flies. The technical issues, that resulted in a “system-wide ground delay”, started around Noon and weren’t resolved for nearly four hours.


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Dallas Love Field Opens New Terminal

Passengers have more room to roam at Dallas Love Field. The first 11 gates at the airport’s new terminal opened to the public Tuesday. The 12th gate is scheduled to be operating in July.


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Southwest Airlines Begins Puerto Rico Flights

Southwest Airlines is expanding beyond the continental 48 states with new flights to Puerto Rico, as it converts AirTran Airways routes. The flights launched on Sunday.


A TSA agent waits for passengers to pass through a magnetometer at Los Angeles International Airport on November 22, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Bill Criminalizing Airport Pat-Downs Is Back

A bill that made national headlines for unsuccessfully attempting to criminalize excessive touching by agents during airport security pat-downs two years ago is back in the Texas Legislature.


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New Art To Be Unveiled At Dallas Love Field

Seven new works of art are set to be unveiled at Dallas Love Field as part of an ongoing renovation of the airport. The new works include a 60-foot mural featuring Texas wildflowers.