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WATCH: Delta's Sommelier Samples 2,000 Wines

AP | By HARRY R. WEBER | Posted 09.10.2011 | Home

ATLANTA -- Delta Air Line's master sommelier Andrea Robinson opened up bottle after bottle of white and red wine from France, Italy, Australia, the U....

Gay Pride Parade Unlike Any Other in NYC: We Can Marry Now

Jim Luce | Posted 08.27.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

A sea change in New York. Although I have attended the NYC Pride Parade since 1983 -- many as a marshal -- this one was different.

Amanda Terkel

Delta Charges U.S. Troops Returning From Afghanistan $2,800 In Baggage Fees | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.08.2011 | World

This story has been updated. WASHINGTON -- Delta Air Lines is facing intense criticism after charging 34 U.S. soldiers returning from Afghanistan $...

Flight Diverted Due To "Security Threat"

AP | Posted 07.08.2011 | Travel

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- An airport spokesman says a Delta Air Lines flight from Detroit to San Diego that was diverted to Albuquerque, N.M. on Sunday has...

Manage Your Company's Online Identity -- Or The Competition Will Manage It For You

Naveen Jain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Naveen Jain

The online identity, or "o-dentity," of your business can help or hinder its bottom line. Yet, too many executives fail to safeguard their company's online reputation.

Delta Sends Customer Service Reps To Charm School

AOL Travel News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

After Delta Airlines ranked last among major carriers in customer service for three quarters last year, 11,000 employees are being sent to 'charm scho...

For the Right: A Regular Deregulation Celebration

Michael Sigman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Sigman

When it comes to regulating, the Right is downright irregular. Now that Republicans control the House, they're hell-bent on further deregulating cor...

Woman Claims Delta Lost Her Cat

AOL Travel News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Michelle Evans of Riverside, California, last saw her much-loved Patch on Dec. 18, when she checked in for a Delta Air Lines flight from Cairo to New ...

Smoky Odor Brings Delta Flight Back To JFK

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A Delta flight that took off from New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport returned to the airport because of a smoky odor ne...

Southwest Airlines Falls Behind Competitors

Bloomberg | John Hughes and Mary Schlangenstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Southwest Airlines Co., the U.S. industry leader in on-time arrivals since record-keeping began in 1987, finds itself in an unprecedented spot this ye...

JFK Emergency Landing

AP | CRISTIAN SALAZAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A Moscow-bound flight carrying more than 200 people returned safely to John F. Kennedy International Airport after one of its two eng...

Some Good Election News: Thousand of Airline Workers Vote to Unionize

Mike Elk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Mike Elk

Amid all the bad news for workers last week, what was missed is that 3,000 workers with Piedmont Airlines, a subsidiary of US Airways, voted to become members of the Communication Workers of America.

WATCH, UPDATE: Sparks Fly As Plane Makes Emergency Landing At JFK, Wing Dragging On Tarmac

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — With a flight attendant yelling "heads down, stay down," passengers cowered and prayed on a tense descent into John F. Kennedy Inter...

Delta Unruly Passenger Forces Flight Back To Seattle

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

SEATTLE — A Delta spokeswoman says an unruly passenger on a flight bound for Amsterdam forced pilots to return the plane to Seattle-Tacoma Inter...

13 New Restaurants, Including A Steakhouse, Coming To Delta's LaGuardia Terminal

AP | MARC BEJA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

NEW YORK — Forget about greasy french fries, soggy pizza or that sandwich that's been sitting out for hours. Filet mignon, crispy duck confit and cr...

Delta Puts Kids On WRONG Flight, Issues Apology

AP | JEFF BAENEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business


Offshore Tax 'Shenanigans': Report Reveals How Multinationals Are Duping Government Out Of Billions

Bloomberg | Jesse Drucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A U.S. tech company identified only by the pseudonym "Delta" generated as much as 55 percent of its revenue domestically while reporting to shareholde...

Derek Stansberry, U.S. Air Force Veteran, Identified As Delta Flight 273 Detainee

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Derek Stansberry, a 26-year-old Air Force Veteran, has been identified by numerous news outlets as the man detained after a transatlantic Delta flight...

Paris-To-Atlanta Flight Diverted After US Citizen Says He Has Explosives In Luggage

AP | GLENN ADAMS and HARRY R. WEBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGOR, Maine — The former Air Force member who was detained Tuesday on a trans-Atlantic flight after allegedly claiming he had explosives in hi...

The Insufferable Terror of Economy Air Travel, Featuring Delta Airlines

Ed Zitron | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Ed Zitron

Economy travelers pay to be treated at best like idiots, and at worse like prisoners, and it's only getting worse.

U.S. Doubles Anti-Taliban Special Forces In Afghanistan

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Pentagon has increased its use of the military's most elite special operations teams in Afghanistan, more than doubling the number of the highly t...

Peanut Ban On Airplaines? FAA Considers Nut Ban For Airlines Because Of Allergy

AP | RUSS BYNUM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Federal regulators are considering a snack attack on the nation's airlines that would restrict or even completely ban serving peanut...

Louisiana Oil Spill: About 18,000 Gallons Of Crude Spill In Delta National Wildlife Refuge

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — Authorities say a pipeline has spilled 18,000 gallons of crude oil into a canal in a wildlife refuge about 60 miles southeast of N...

Delta Flight Attendant Arrested With Gun At Indianapolis Airport

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

INDIANAPOLIS � An airport official says a flight attendant who was carrying a handgun in her purse has been arrested at Indianapolis International A...

Flight Canceled After Flight Attendant Argument

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — An argument between two female flight attendants forced the cancellation of an Atlanta-bound flight at an airport in upstate N...