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The severe weather is causing major headaches for travelers at Philadelphia International Airport. These travel snarls are having a ripple effect throughout the Northeast.
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Kimberly Adams
January 20, 2019 - 2:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The severe weather is causing major headaches for travelers at Philadelphia International Airport. These travel snarls are having a ripple effect throughout the Northeast. "The vast majority of these cancellations are to and from locations up in New England and New...
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It's still safe to fly during the shutdown. But there may be some issues.
TSA via CNN
January 09, 2019 - 9:27 pm
By AJ Willingham, CNN (CNN) -- Despite the government shutdown, millions of travelers still pass through the country's airports every day. In recent days, some of the most critical players in commercial air travel have expressed concern over understaffing, delayed payments and stress brought on by...
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Riders on Megabus gather outside Union Station on the east side of Canal Street in Chicago, Illinois.
Phil Marty/Chicago Tribune/KRT
Rachel Kurland
January 08, 2019 - 12:51 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Eagles are certainly flying high so far this season — but if need a way to the next game, you can take the bus. Megabus is offering a $99 rate — each way — from Philadelphia to New Orleans when the Eagles take on the Saints Sunday afternoon. It...
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If you're planning to travel to Chicago for this weekends Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Bears playoff game, you have plenty of options.
Paul Kurtz/KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
January 03, 2019 - 4:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you're planning to travel to Chicago for this weekend's Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Bears playoff game, you have plenty of options. It's been a busy week for South Philadelphia-based AAA Travel Agent Karen Fischer. "My phone started to ring Dec. 31, New Year's...
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Dreamstime
December 28, 2018 - 6:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — You may be a bit annoyed, but that's the price of security for New Year getaway seekers. New travel opportunities and changes will emerge in 2019 , both in the way we think about where we travel and how to protect our getaway dollars. The biggest change is coming for...
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In this photo provided by Colin O'Brady, of Portland., Ore., he poses for a photo while traveling across Antarctica on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2018.
Colin O'Brady via AP
December 27, 2018 - 7:03 pm
(AP) — A British adventurer was close to becoming the second person to traverse Antarctica completely unassisted just a few days after an American became the first to conquer the feat, which was previously said to be impossible. Louis Rudd's expedition blog on Thursday showed that the 49-year-old...
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The Caribbean
Richard Maloney
December 27, 2018 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This past year was one of hits and misses for local getaway seekers. For those regional weekend getaways, weather and politics weren't our friends. Crab feast lovers took a hit when visas were denied for Maryland crab house workers from Mexico, thus increasing the...
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Millions of Americans will be driving on treacherous roads after Christmas
CNN
December 25, 2018 - 11:10 am
By Eliott C. McLaughlin and Haley Brink, CNN (CNN) -- It's a potentially troubling combination: As a record number of Americans are traveling this holiday season, most of them hitting the road, huge swaths of the country will see some nasty winter weather. Strong winds, heavy rain and mountain snow...
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If Santa stops at every child's house on Christmas Eve, how long would he have to spend at each home, and how fast would he have to travel?
Dreamstime
Hadas Kuznits
December 24, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If Santa stops at every child's house on Christmas Eve, how long would he have to spend at each home, and how fast would he have to travel? The Franklin Institute's Chief Astronomer put his advanced physics degree to good use with these burning questions. Chief...
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Ted S. Warren/AP Photo, file
December 22, 2018 - 3:58 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A Brazilian justice is allowing airplane manufacturers Boeing and Embraer to proceed with a joint venture, overruling a temporary injunction that stalled the deal. The decision was made Saturday morning by Federal Court President Therezinha Cazerta, who said that the matter is...
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