•  
  •  
United Airlines is improving first class meal offerings in push to win over business travelers

...business travelers, United Airlines is going through their stomachs.The carrier has been looking for ways to woo back some of its top fliers who defected to other carriers following a rocky merger with Continental Airlines. So, it's upgrading...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-21/united-airlines-improving-
Summer's nearly over, but not the cards

...Sissi Dozier, of Hephzibah, sends a big card from Texas showing a big armadillo. She was at the National Rural Letter Carriers Convention. Jerry and Carole Coates, also of Hephzibah, were in Dallas.Terese and Art Denney sent a beautiful card showing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2014-08-21/summers-nearly-over-not-
Walter Stuckey Sr.

...career as a telegraph operator for the Seaboard Coastline Railroad. In 1960 he moved to Lincolnton where he was a rural letter carrier for the USPS. He also was a licensed Barber. In 1970, he moved to Thomson where he and his beloved wife Edith built and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172193779
Malaysia to delist loss-making flag carrier in major overhaul after 2 disasters

...before carrying out an overhaul of the carrier that is reeling from double disasters...Airlines, said it has proposed to the carrier's board that it buy out minority shareholders...statement.Before the disasters, the carrier's financial performance was among the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-08/malaysia-delist-loss-makin
US Postal Service loses $2 billion this spring despite uptick in revenue

...billion annual payment for future retiree health benefits.Fredric Rolando, president of the National Association of Letter Carriers, agrees that Congress should get rid of the 2006 mandated payment but says it would be "irresponsible to degrade services...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-11/us-postal-service-loses-2-
Softbank replaces longtime Sprint boss Dan Hesse after dropping T-Mobile takeover bid

...its bid for rival wireless carrier T-Mobile US. Marcelo Claure...the No. 3 and No. 4 U.S. carriers. The paper cited unnamed people...competition among wireless carriers, and Wall Street analysts...Sprint the most successful carrier," Masayoshi Son said. Part...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-06/softbank-replaces-longtime
US airfares on the rise, outpacing inflation

...Airlines for America, the industry's U.S. trade and lobbying group, says passengers should blame the government, not the carriers, for higher fares. Last month, increased fees linked to the Transportation Security Administration took effect. Fliers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-04/us-airfares-rise-outpacing
Palace Malice's streak is on the line at Whitney

...in a Jar. "Sometimes they dominate anyway. Kelso, Forego, Discovery, Exterminator ? they were all legendary weight carriers."For this year at least, Palace Malice won't be joining that company, but fellowship with Tom Fool, Spectacular Bid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-01/palace-malices-strea
Iliad of France makes surprise bid for majority of T-Mobile US, challenging Sprint's overtures

...T-Mobile, the fourth-largest US cellphone carrier, and Sprint Corp., the No. 3. Sprint...from AT&T Inc., the No. 2 U.S. carrier. That deal was scotched by U.S. regulators...a move quickly copied by the larger carriers. Iliad broke onto the French scene with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-31/iliad-france-makes-surpris
Dogwood Stable's Palace Malice on path to joining elite company

...the big races. Sometimes they dominate anyway. Kelso, Forego, Discovery, Exterminator ? they were all legendary weight carriers."For this year at least, Palace Malice won't be joining that company, but fellowship with Tom Fool, Spectacular Bid...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-01/dogwood-stables-pala