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T-Mobile agrees to $90 million settlement

...Inc., based in Bellevue, Wash., is controlled by Germany's Deutsche Telekom AG. It's the No. 4 U.S. cellphone carrier after Verizon Wireless, AT&T Mobility and Sprint.The settlement must be approved by a federal court in Seattle, where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-19/t-mobile-agrees-90-million
US travel industry has been quietly looking to expand into Cuba

...small storefront travel agents in the Miami area with names like Alina's Travel Co. Those agents then charter planes from carriers like American Airlines to transport the groups.About 170,000 authorized travelers made the trip last year, according to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-17/us-travel-industry-has-bee
US travel industry carefully eyeing Cuba tourism

...in the Miami area with names like Alina's Travel Co. and Gina's Travel Services. Those agents then charter planes from carriers like American Airlines to transport the groups.About 170,000 authorized travelers made the trip last year, according to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/us-travel-industry-carefully-
Taliban assault on Pakistan school leaves 141 dead

...were heard coming from the scene in the early afternoon, as Pakistani troops battled with the attackers. Armored personnel carriers were deployed around the school grounds, and a Pakistani military helicopter circled overhead.Pakistani television showed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-16/taliban-assault-pakistan-scho
Officials urge caution while shopping during holidays

...suggest people make alternate plans for delivery if they won't be home.McDaniel recommended asking a neighbor to look out for the package and keep it safe or make arrangements with the carrier to have it picked up from a carrier location.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-16/officials-urge-caution
Sprint to end run as NASCAR series sponsor after 2016 season

...focused on investing in maintaining a competitive edge and providing consumers with the best value in wireless."The wireless carrier assumed a 10-year sponsorship agreement with NASCAR when it acquired Nextel in 2005. The Nextel Cup Series became the Sprint...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-12-16/sprint-end-run-nascar-seri
Falling oil prices will mean lower airfare

...since June, but is the most carriers can do for now, the International...of total air traffic, notes carriers are still stuck with contracts...too, after the discount carrier said it saw signs that cheaper...modest increase in demand. Carriers in Europe are expected to see...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-10/falling-oil-prices-will-me
Answers to last week's Delphi exercise offer possible peeks into our future

...was highly successful at the tactical level. However, it was less successful at the operational level (American aircraft carriers were not targeted, and oil storage and ship repair facilities were largely undamaged) and it was a huge mistake at the strategic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-12-14/answers-last-wee
Gadgets, bags make good gifts for on the go

...The Great Railway Bazaar, but instead of taking trains across continents, Wheeler is traveling entirely on low-cost air carriers. On many of these airlines, you're only allowed one carry-on, so he squirrels the fold-up daypack into the larger...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-06/gifts-globe-trotters
Billy Elliott

...42 years with the United States Postal Service as a letter carrier. He worked for several years with Roadway Express, Osbon...Park. Honorary pallbearers will be active and retired letter carriers. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173411869