Aug 13, 2013 The U.S. Justice Department filed a lawsuit seeking to block the merger of the two major airlines. Here's what you need to read to catch up on the news.
Jun 17, 2013 American Airlines plans to make coach seats thinner and adjust the amount of legroom in some seats.
Jun 6, 2013 Overall layoffs have decreased since last year, but some industries in particular are cutting back.
Stacey Vanek Smith
May 9, 2013 U.S. jobless claims are falling -- most recently to a pre-recession level -- but does that mean nothing more than employers are getting to the point where they can’t lay off any more workers?
Apr 25, 2013 How are airlines managing the flight delays related to sequester furloughs, and their impact on flyer morale and costs?
Apr 18, 2013 American lost access to its computer system yesterday and had to ground hundreds of flights. Maybe it's time for the industry to hit the update button.
Apr 17, 2013 Computer glitches can be frustrating, but what about when they keep an entire airline company from taking off? That’s what happened yesterday, when American Airlines had to cancel over 400 flights.
Apr 16, 2013 A computer glitch and an Excel mistake each made today's news.
Apr 4, 2013 Global outplacement firm Challenger, Grey & Christmas reported that employers cut 49,000 jobs in March, down 11 percent from February. Despite the month to month decline, job cuts for the first quarter were their highest since 2011.