American Airlines Inc.

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2014

    Taylor Swift 2015 U.S. Tour Dates -- St. Paul in September

    Taylor Swift just shook out an extensive tour plan for next year in support of her latest album, 1989. The record, which is her most pop-oriented (and most-thinkpieced) to date, sold 1.3 million copies in its first week on shelves. (Even if "Welcome to New York" is questionable.) In other words, Ta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2013

    Laura Marling at the Woman's Club Theatre, 8/14/13

    Laura Marling With Paul Metzger Woman's Club Theatre, Minneapolis August 14, 2013 Most musicians don't go from playing London's esteemed Royal Albert Hall on a Monday night to performing at the slightly more modest Woman's Club Theatre on a Wednesday. But Laura Marling isn't like most musicians. Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2013

    Pilot accused of trying to fly out of MSP this morning while under the influence of alcohol

    In the aviation industry, AA usually stands for American Airlines, but today, it also stands for the types of meetings a pilot may soon be attending after he allegedly tried to fly out of MSP while boozed up.SEE ALSO: Edina drunk driver refuses to put down burrito, offers bribe, blows .284, flips bi ... More >>

  • News

    June 13, 2012

    Vincent Kartheiser on Mad Men's Pete Campbell

    Homegrown star of AMC hit reflects on his character

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2012

    Best Buy is America's 6th most hated company, says 24/7 Wall St.

    Best Buy: More hated than Walmart? 24/7 Wall St. thinks so.​Best Buy has been receiving a lot of negative publicity lately, and that trend continued when 24/7 Wall St. published its list of the 10 most hated companies in America.Using an algorithm including factors like consumer satisfaction, cust ... More >>

  • News

    October 5, 2011

    Rick Perry's "Texas miracle" is a fantasy

    The GOP presidential candidate's claims don't hold up

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2011

    Michele Bachmann flying high during FAA freeze-out

    ?Michele Bachmann, like the rest of congress, is on recess during the month of August. Normally, she'd spend recess on the swings or practicing her cheer routines.But this year, she's running for President of the United States of Iowa, which means she's zooming around on a moment's notice: Last week ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2010

    Delta made more off baggage fees than any other airline in 2010

    Photo: Chor IpA king's ransom in luggage.​Shelling out for airline baggage fees is the worst. But not as infuriating as finding out how much it all adds up to. In 2010 so far, the U.S. airlines have netted $2.6 billion in baggage fees. One airline blew its closest competitor out of the water ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 26, 2009

    Flying this holiday? Zagat rates airline food

    Singapore Airlines and the Dubai-based Emirates rank tops for airline food according to a new Zagat poll.

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2008

    Pioneer Press company CEO wants to outsource copy editing

    Would a newspaper copy desk in India know that it's Xcel Energy Center, not Excel? Or would they notice that Michele Bachman ... More >>

  • News

    October 10, 2007

    Reservoir Dog Days

    The True Hollywood Story of A Band Apart Co-Founder Michael Bodnarchek

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2006

    12/07 Morning Communiqué

    An emergency airplane landing due to flatulence, the Polish deputy prime minister caught in a sex scandal, bad balls in the NBA, the t ... More >>

  • News

    October 4, 2006

    Boob Jobbed

    American women get the breast cancer; American business gets the profits

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2006

    9/14 Morning Communiqué

    American Airlines threatens to pull advertising from ABC over 9/11 docudrama, Mel Gibson hates juice, no shaving until Osama is caught, ... More >>

  • News

    August 16, 2006

    Assume the Crash Position

    With a new bill, Northwest puts Wall Street in first class and throws its retiring workers in steerage

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2005

    Flying Blind

    Yesterday, a sobering government report was released that should make all airline passengers cross their fingers as they lift off and land during the holiday rush. The U.S. Department of Transportation inspected noncertified repair centers operated by six different airlines, including on-site visits ... More >>

  • News

    August 17, 2005

    Assume the Crash Position

    The turbulence at Northwest Airlines has some people fearing the sky is falling. It could be the sound of ticket prices dropping.

  • News

    March 12, 2003

    The Porn Warrior at Rest

    Ferris Alexander's legacy

  • News

    January 8, 2003

    Whistle Stop

    Did Northwest Airlines try to muzzle a whistleblower?

  • Arts

    August 21, 2002

    Generation Ecstasy Comes Down

    Congress thinks the RAVE Act is a natural high for the War on Drugs. But ravers aren't smiling.

  • News

    November 3, 1999

    Dirty Little Air War

    Bully! Crybaby! Northwest and Sun Country brawl for control of the sandbox--and billions in local air-travel revenues

  • Feature

    November 1, 1998

    Money Talks

    Mainstream advertisers start to eye queer dollars

  • Feature

    July 1, 1998

    Sky Captains

    Forget the adventure and romance, say two gay pilots. Flying is often just a job

  • News

    June 26, 1996

    Caveat Flier

    How safe is it to fly on Northwest or other U.S. airlines? Don't ask the FAA.

  • News

    November 22, 1995

    Let's Make a Deal

    A newly rehabilitated--and temporarily stabilized--Northwest Airlines is poising itself for the next round of industry mergers and acquisitions.

  • Music

    November 8, 1995