Travel Archive

Minute Suites Debut At DFW AirportThere 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.
TripAdvisor Says Americans Are Big TippersAmerican travelers aren't cheap, according to a major survey by TripAdvisor, which says stateside citiznes are among the world’s top tippers.
Driver Dies In Fort Worth 18-Wheeler CrashEmergency 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.
Dallas Highway To Be Named For BushA 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.
Texas DPS Adds Memorial Day PatrolsMore Texas troopers will be on patrol over the Memorial Day weekend watching for speeders, drunken drivers and travelers who are not wearing seat belts.
American Airlines Delays Roller Bag BoardingAmerican 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.
Airlines Collected Record Baggage Fees In 2012U.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.
Closures Expected Along LBJ FreewayConstruction continues along the LBJ Freeway in Dallas, and it could impact anyone planning to travel through the northern part of the city this weekend.
West 7th Street Bridge Closed In Fort WorthAnyone 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.
April Traffic Down At American AirlinesAmerican 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.
American Hires First Flight Attendants Since 9/11Twenty four thousand people applied to become the first flight attendants hired by American Airlines since 9/11.
DART Breaking Ground On Streetcar ProjectA 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.