Amtrak's 1,700 conductors will soon be able to leave the hole punch and use an iPhone to scan passenger's tickets in real time, with the data transmitted to its HQ immediately, giving conductors and train reservations agents real-time data about passenger load, and if you've paid or not. The new...
Southwest Airlines has announced it will add seven new routes out of Washington, D.C.’s Reagan National Airport, DCA, as it receives new slots that were given up by American/U.S. Airways as a condition of that merger. New routes from DCA include flights to Chicago Midway, Nashville, New Orleans, Tampa, Akron-Canton,...
Be prepared to win the lottery or shell out huge portions of your savings if you're wanting to visit any of these 15 locations for vacation.  US News & World Report compiled the list based on hotel costs, food cost, transportation, and currency strength. 15.  London.  If you thought it...
Both Disney and Universal have announced higher admission prices recently, which went from $82 to $85, nearly a 4% increase.  Universal was the latest to announce an increase, gaining confidence from two factors: Disney World raised its prices, and the Harry Potter attraction has remained in high demand with...
Orlando, Fla. - Southwest Airlines in partnership with Sea World in Orlando has unveiled a new logo jet, Penguin One, to celebrate the park's new Antarctica attraction. Emblazoned on the side of the Boeing 737-700 airplane is a Gentoo penguin, one of the many types found both in Antarctica and at...
Las Vegas, NV - According to reports and documents filed with the Clark County Planning Commission, The Palazzo wants to add a live indoor gun range with gun maker Beretta. Two of the ranges will have life-fire while three others would be virtual ranges. included in the plan is a gun...
Here are the most annoying complaints your fellow Floridian drivers have against you and your bad driving habits, and we found you're not nearly as good as you think you are. We surveyed 1,004 adults across Florida in October 2013 and discovered the overwhelming majority of complaints about Florida...
DOT statistics released for the first half of 2011 show United, US Airways and Continental Airlines, take the top three spots for complaints about major airlines. While overall complaints are down compared to the same time last year, they've only decreased by 400. Much of that is attributed to Twitter...
To the dismay of meat-a-tarians worldwide, McDonald's will be opening up new vegetarian fast food restaurants soon. The McAloo Tikki burger already accounts for a quarter of all sales for McDonald's in the land where cows are sacred and meat offerings are significantly reduced, mostly to tourist. McDonald's already operates...
A California man, Robert Biggs, claimed a bear saved him from an attack by a large mountain lion near Whiskey Flats Wilderness Area in California while out bear watching. In his report to the California Department of Fish and Game, DFG, he claims he was out to bear watching when...