US lawmakers scuttle plan to limit airline change fees

WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawmakers have scuttled a plan to prohibit airlines from charging "unreasonable" fees for changing or canceling tickets. But U.S. House and Senate leaders say they ...

US Senate bill to strengthen Taiwan's diplomatic standing titled 'TAIPEI' Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A bill introduced in the U.S. Senate on Sept. 4 by Cory Gardner to "support Taiwan's diplomatic alliances around the world” will be titled the “TAIPEI...

U.S. congressmen back Taiwan as airlines cave in to China's demand

Washington, July 25 (CNA) Several members of the United States Congress on Wednesday expressed objection to China's demand that American air carriers stop listing Taiwan as a country on their webs...

Orlando International Airport to scan faces of US citizens

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Florida's busiest airport is becoming the first in the nation to require a face scan of passengers on all arriving and departing international flights, including U.S. citizens, ac...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Bob Menendez, D-N.J. ___ NBC's...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Bob Menendez, D-N.J. ___ NBC's...

GBTA Members Call on Congress to Pass a Long-term FAA Bill and Ensure the 9-11 Aviation Security Fee is Used to Improve Security

ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2018--The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – hosted its 16 th annual Legislative Summit this week. ...

GBTA Members Call on Congress to Pass a Long-term FAA Bill and Ensure the 9-11 Aviation Security Fee is Used to Improve Security

ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2018--The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – hosted its 16 th annual Legislative Summit this week. ...

GBTA Members Call on Congress to Pass a Long-term FAA Bill and Ensure the 9-11 Aviation Security Fee is Used to Improve Security

ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2018--The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – hosted its 16 th annual Legislative Summit this week. ...

GBTA Members Call on Congress to Pass a Long-term FAA Bill and Ensure the 9-11 Aviation Security Fee is Used to Improve Security

ALEXANDRIA, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2018--The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) – the voice of the global business travel industry – hosted its 16 th annual Legislative Summit this week. ...

Taiwan thanks US for proposed Indo-Pacific strategic vision bill

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- The introduction of a bill into the U.S. Senate aiming to develop a long-term strategic vision and comprehensive, multifaceted and principled U.S. policy for the Indo-Pacific ...

Koch network success in Trump era draws Democratic pushback

WASHINGTON (AP) — The sprawling network funded by the billionaire Koch brothers is having a very good run with President Donald Trump in the White House and Republican control of Congress. ...

The Latest: South wants 'good outcome' when Trump, Kim meet

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on a planned summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local): 3:30 p.m. South Korea...

Some lawmakers in both parties are avoiding gun debate

NEW YORK (AP) — They crowded around the White House conference table this past week, lawmakers from California, Connecticut, Texas and Florida, eager to share their state's painful experience with gun...

Vulnerable lawmakers answer a noisy gun debate with silence

NEW YORK (AP) — They crowded around the White House conference table this past week, lawmakers from California, Connecticut, Texas and Florida, eager to share their state's painful experience with gun...