(WASHINGTON) -- A Treasury Department watchdog will probe whether Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis improperly used COVID-19 relief funding to pay for migrant flights, ABC News confirmed Wednesday. In a letter obtained by ABC News, the agency's inspector general's office said it has audit work... Read More.
(LONDON) -- About 15% of flights into and out of London's Heathrow Airport will be disrupted on Monday due to Queen Elizabeth II's funeral, the airport said. The changes coincide with two minutes of silence that will be observed in the late queen's honor throughout... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Travelers could soon have more rights if their flight is canceled or delayed, as the Department of Transportation looks to "strengthen" protections for consumers seeking refunds. The agency proposed a rule Wednesday that, if enacted, would define the terms of a "significant" change... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Airlines are scrambling to recover after cancelling more than 2,800 flights since Thursday as severe weather pushed through the Northeast. The majority of the cancellations and delays happened Thursday as storms passed through. The disruptions then bled into Friday as carriers worked... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The White House announced a historic shift in its policy toward Cuba Monday night, saying that for the first time in six decades it will sign off on an American company investing in a private Cuba-based and Cuban-owned business. The deal is pending... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Travelers will no longer be required to wear masks on European flights or in airports. The decision was announced Wednesday by the European Union Aviation Safety Agency and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. In a statement, the agencies said they... Read More.
The crack of the bat. The crowd voicing excitement. Baseball season has arrived. The Everett Aquasox season opened at home this past weekend with two wins and a weather suspended game against the Eugene Emeralds. The Seattle Mariners opened their season on the road... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Thursday marks a week of travel woes across the country with more than 8,000 flight cancellations nationwide since Christmas Eve. As millions of Americans travel during what could be the busiest travel period since the start of the pandemic, airlines have... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As pre-pandemic level crowds hit the airports for the holidays, three major U.S. airlines have been forced to proactively cancel more than 300 Christmas Eve flights due to the fast-spreading omicron variant of COVID-19. United Airlines has cancelled 169 flights for Christmas... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The end of the holiday weekend continued to be anything but merry for thousands of air travelers across the country. There have been more than 2,000 flight cancellations since Christmas Eve as the recent COVID-19 surge has resulted in crew shortages and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- American Airlines has canceled more than 2,000 flights since Friday -- stranding tens of thousands of passengers temporarily at U.S. airports across the country. American is just the latest airline to suffer crippling logistical failures amid staffing shortages. The airline said high... Read More.
(AFGHANISTAN) -- Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday called on the Taliban to allow chartered aircraft to depart Afghanistan with Americans and Afghans ready to board, but said there were "limits" to what the U.S. can do to ensure they fly out. For over... Read More.