Airline Ticket Prices Rise

(CNN) — Some airline costs are going down, but ticket prices are still going up. The price of jet fuel is down 18 percent since August, but airfares have increased 3 percent this year. They’ve climbed 31 percent since 2009. That’s according to the industry trade group Airlines for America. So if gas is cheaper, … Continue reading »

TSA Changes Weapon Policy

EUGENE, Ore. — The TSA announced starting next month it will allow previously banned small knives, baseball bats and even golf clubs aboard flights. The policy change is aimed at allowing the TSA to focus on larger safety threats. “No, I am not particularly scared of knives being allowed. I think the vast majority of … Continue reading »