American tourist fined for driving rental car over medieval Italian bridge

American tourist fined for driving rental car over medieval Italian bridge

Editor’s note: Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news about opening destinations, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. Rome CNN — The Ponte Vecchio, a magnificent centuries-old bridge spanning the Arno River in the Italian city of … Read more

Southwest posts quarterly loss, warns more losses to come after service slumps

Southwest posts quarterly loss, warns more losses to come after service slumps

New York CNN — Southwest Airlines reported a fourth-quarter loss due to the company’s service slump during the holiday travel season, and it warned the costs of those issues would result in another first-quarter loss. . The airline was forced to cancel more than 16,700 flights between Dec. 21 and Dec. 29, about half of … Read more

Here’s what Boeing blames for its big loss

Here’s what Boeing blames for its big loss

New York CNN — Boeing reported a fourth-quarter operating loss of $650 million, surprising Wall Street analysts who expected the aviation giant to turn a profit. The company blamed the unexpected loss on “abnormal production costs” as it tried to both deliver the remaining backlog of 737 Max jets and ramp up deliveries of 787 … Read more