Trending

ktuu-logo-40x25

Travel Top Stories

Best Airlines - Southwest

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Southwest diverts flight; 6 passengers detained

A Southwest Airlines flight from San Diego to Chicago was diverted to Amarillo, Texas, after pilots reported that six passengers started swearing at flight attendants and making obscene gestures at passengers who tried to calm them down, authorities said.

Airbnb

airbnb.com

Can AirBnB take on the Hilton?

With over a million listings in 190 countries, Airbnb already offers up more rooms than Hilton. The home rental service isn't done expanding, however.

Empty airport security line, Hurricane Sandy

Paul Courson/CNN

Airline passenger chugs bottle of cognac at security gate

An air traveler in China chugged an entire bottle of pricey cognac before attempting to board her flight in Beijing because security wouldn't allow the bottle of booze on board.

Airport, delayed flight, travel, jet

SXC

The airport spiking food with 'happy hormones'

Checking in at the airport can be a a dispiriting experience, especially when you factor in delays and long lines to get through security.

severe weather, lighting, storm file photo

Delta plane struck by lightning

Lightning struck a Delta Air Lines plane in line for takeoff at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport this week, and it was all captured on amateur video.

The recording shows rain drenching the airfield crowded with aircraft, waiting to tak...

Dismaland

Barbara Arvanitidis/CNN

Dismaland: Banksy's grim new art theme park

The seaside town of Weston-Super-Mare in south-west England is chilled and gloomy when we arrive.

"Welcome to Dismaland," a dead-eyed girl in Mickey Mouse ears greets at the gates of the old public pool.

We're hassled by testy security guards at metal...

hyperloop

Elon Musk

Elon Musk's Hyperloop dream gains speed

It started as a fanciful idea straight out of science fiction, but the Hyperloop is starting to pick up real speed.

The Hyperloop is Elon Musk's vision for a train that can move passengers and cargo between cities at speeds of more than 700 miles per...

TSA, airport security

Ferre Dollar/CNN

Rude TSA agent? Review them on Yelp

If a TSA agent treats you rudely in an airport security line, you don't have to just seethe silently.

You can fire back -- on Yelp.

That's right: No longer must you limit your scathing, one-star reviews to that overpriced Italian restaurant with the lo...

Bridge Upgrades

Structurally deficient bridges slated for upgrades

Alaska has nearly 1,000 bridges, and about 10 percent are labeled structurally deficient by the Department of Transportation.

Plane

spanishwor/SXC

Rough landing: 'This is it,' feared passenger

For a minute, Christine Malloy was very worried. As a frequent flier, she was used to rough landings once in a while. But Malloy could tell this landing was different.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Toolbox