Lawmakers urge Mnuchin to crack down airlines cutting worker hours

An airport worker guides a Delta Air Lines Airbus A319-100 plane on the tarmac at LAX in Los Angeles, California, U.S., January 6, 2020. Lucy Nicholson | REUTERS Three Senate Democrats have urged Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to crack down on airlines that are...

House Democrats urge Boeing to take federal aid as plants shut down

Workers assemble a Boeing 787 Dreamliner at the Boeing Everett Factory in Everett, Washington. Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg | Getty Images U.S. House Democrats representing Washington state have urged Boeing to accept government aid to help weather the coronavirus...

Lawmakers urge Mnuchin against onerous airline aid conditions

American Airlines passenger planes crowd a runway where they are parked due to flight reductions to slow the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Tulsa International Airport in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S. March 23, 2020. Nick Oxford | REUTERS Leading congressional...

Airlines urge Congress for grants to fight impact

Airplanes sit on the tarmac at John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) on January 31, 2020 in New York City. Spencer Platt | Getty Images U.S. airlines on Saturday warned they will have to furlough workers unless Congress approves a $58 billion aid package that includes grants,...

Here’s why you should resist the urge to grab cheap travel deals

Tourist admiring the Perito Moreno glacier, Argentina. © Marco Bottigelli Travel deals are emerging amid the chaos of the global coronavirus outbreak. Many people are probably wondering if now is the right time to buy, whether for an out-of-town jaunt or a big summer...