May 17, 2012 The Lakers, the Clippers and the Kings all in the playoffs at the same time this year. That spells big money for the Staples Center and busy times for the people who transform the sports arena from a basketball court to hockey rink.
May 9, 2012 Unlimited data plans, unlimited airline miles, all-you-can eat buffets -- looking at the logic (or lack of) behind companies that launch all-you-can-eat plans.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Apr 26, 2012 It's rumored that US Airways may soon merge with the bankrupt parent company of American Airlines. Mergers usually bring promises of frequent flier guarantees and hub airport assurances, but do they actually happen?
Mar 26, 2012 The parent company of American Airlines wants more concessions from unions, or it'll push to cancel existing labor contracts.
Mar 8, 2012 American Airlines floated the idea of eliminating pension programs for workers to help its financial situation. But now the airline is backing away from that idea.
Feb 16, 2012 The newfound popularity of New York Knicks player Jeremy Lin boosts business for basketball.
Feb 16, 2012 Jeremy Lin has risen in the last week to be a breakout star in the NBA -- in part, because of his potential to tap into the Chinese market.
Feb 1, 2012 The two struggling companies reveal more cuts.
Jan 13, 2012 A possible merger of Delta and American could bring higher ticket prices, a tough fight for competitors and more convenience for business travelers.