Can new airlines make it in America?


WPLG—The four biggest U.S. airlines and their regional partners control about 80 percent of air travel in the United States. But is there room in the skies for new competition? Over the past several years, airline mergers have left about 1,000 routes without service, most of them between smaller U.S. cities, according to an analysis by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The Inspector General of the Department of Transportation last week launched an audit to examine the impact of airline...

How America Can Make a Medal Comeback. The United States has won at least 25 Winter Olympic medals at each of the last four Games. With one week to go in Pyeongchang, the Americans have visited the podium just 10 times and are on pace to post...Photo Credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.