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Delta Air Lines offered passengers $10,000 each to get off an oversold flight

12 minutes ago   |   Fortune

Passengers on a flight from Michigan to Minnesota say that the airline grew desperate for volunteers and kept increasing cash offers for anyone willing to give up their seats.
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O'Hare, Midway airports ramp up up Fourth of July weekend travel

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Travel is underway nationwide for the Fourth of July holiday weekend.
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Kaitlin Armstrong captured in Costa Rica; officials say she used a phony passport

Kaitlin Armstrong captured in Costa Rica; officials say she used a phony passport

2 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   4 articles

AUSTIN - Kaitlin Armstrong , the woman accused of killing cyclist Moriah Wilson , was captured at a Costa Rica hostel Wednesday, over a month after the murder. U.S. Marshals...
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I toured United's new flight school that's training the next generation amid a pilot shortage - see inside

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

United Airlines Aviate Academy. United Airlines I went to United Airlines' new flight academy in Arizona. Most of the approximately 120 students are women and people of...
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Flight delays, cancellations pick up along with travel demand as BWI and other airports head into busiest month

4 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Airline delays and cancellations are causing headaches for travelers in the Baltimore region and across the U.S. as demand has picked up and hubs such as BWI Marshall approach...
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Key inflation gauge tracked by the Fed remains a high 6.3%

Key inflation gauge tracked by the Fed remains a high 6.3%

5 hours ago   |   Politico

A measure of inflation that is closely tracked by the Federal Reserve rose 6.3% in May from a year earlier, unchanged from its level in April. Thursday's report from the...
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One of the world's busiest airports has cancelled flights because it expects more passengers to turn up than it can safely handle

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Passenger lines at Heathrow in early June. The global airline industry struggles to cope with summer travel demand. Carl Court/Getty Images. Heathrow airport asked airlines to...
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An American Airlines passenger drove 45 minutes to choose his seats after its customer service line left him on hold for nearly four hours

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

US carriers collectively cancelled at least 35,000 flights during the weekend of Driver's call. DANIEL SLIM / Contributor / Getty Images An American Airlines passenger drove to...
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Take a look at 10 of the world's largest passenger planes, from the Boeing 747-400 to the Airbus A380-800

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A Singapore Airlines Airbus A380-800. C. v. Grinsven/SOPA Images/LightRocket/Getty Images Six of the world's largest passenger aircraft are made by European manufacturer...
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Spirit Airlines Calls Off a Thursday Reckoning on Frontier's Bid

19 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

Spirit said it would continue to talk with both Frontier and JetBlue, putting off a shareholder meeting until July 8.
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Feds launch investigation into NYPD's handling of sex crimes cases

Feds launch investigation into NYPD's handling of sex crimes cases

The U.S. Justice Department says it is investigating the New York Police Department's treatment of sex crime victims after receiving reports of deficiencies for more than a decade. Read more ...

House fire turns deadly Thursday in Independence

House fire turns deadly Thursday in Independence

Police say an investigation is underway after a fatal house fire that occurred just before noon Read more ...

‘Resident Evil' on Netflix: Your Guide to the Cast, Trailer, Release Date...

‘Resident Evil' on Netflix: Your Guide to the Cast, Trailer, Release Date, and More

The bottom line? Never trust the Umbrella Corporation. Read more ...

Universal Music Group acquires Frank Zappa's catalog of music

Universal Music Group acquires Frank Zappa's catalog of music

Universal Music Group on Thursday announced an agreement to acquire rock guitarist and composer Frank Zappa's catalog of music, recordings and film archive for an undisclosed fee. Read more ...

Lena Headey sued by former reps for $1.5M over unpaid ‘Thor' fees

Lena Headey sued by former reps for $1.5M over unpaid ‘Thor' fees

However, the final cut of “Thor: Love and Thunder" - in theaters July 8 - does not include any scenes with Headey. Read more ...

Moms gone wild: Drug-filled high school dance ends with poopy surprise

Moms gone wild: Drug-filled high school dance ends with poopy surprise

Page Six hears that a dance thrown by a well-to-do high school in a posh Long Island enclave got out of hand one mom even made out with a senior. Read more ...

Southeast Polk Star announces his college decision

Southeast Polk Star announces his college decision

A star offensive lineman from Southeast Polk High School is staying relatively close to home. Read more ...

Some medical debt is being removed from US credit reports

Some medical debt is being removed from US credit reports

Help is coming for many people with medical debt on their credit reports. Starting Friday, the three major U.S. credit reporting companies will stop counting paid medical debt... Read more ...

News We Love: Red panda cub at Milwaukee County Zoo starting to grow

News We Love: Red panda cub at Milwaukee County Zoo starting to grow

The care team says the cub and her mom, Dr. Erin, will spend most of their time for the next couple months in the nesting box. Read more ...

Bradley Pinion signs with Falcons

Bradley Pinion has found a new home in the NFC South. The Falcons announced on Thursday that they've signed the punter to a one-year contract. Pinion spent the last three... Read more ...