Travel Archive

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2.17 Million Angelenos Expected To Hit The Road On Memorial Day Weekend

Road traffic is expected to be just as heavy during Memorial Day weekend even though slightly fewer Southern California residents will be on the road, according to the Automobile Club of Southern California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/24/2013


Want A Unique, Affordable Way To Travel? Check Out!

Founder and President of, Ed Kushins, stopped by KCAL9 Tuesday to tell viewers about the leading home exchange service that offers a unique, affordable, authentic and safe way to travel!

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/21/2013

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Los Angeles Returns To Top Spot For Most Congested City In America

The Los Angeles metro area has returned to the top of the list of the worst cities for traffic in the United States, according to a new report.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/24/2013

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Cross-Contamination Leaves LAX Terminal Without Water

Passengers and employees were urged not to drink or use water from any airport facilities in one of the terminals Wednesday after a reported contamination.


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LAX Ranked Among Worst Airports For Connecting Flights

A new survey finds Los Angeles International Airport is considered by business travelers to be among the worst airports for connecting flights.


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More Than 2M Expected To Pass Through LAX During Holiday Season

More than 2 million people will reportedly pass through Los Angeles International Airport during the holiday travel season, which starts Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/20/2012


It’s Not a Suitcase, It’s a Coat: and Other Holiday Flying Tricks

Additional baggage fees, be  damned!  Somebody finally has invented the one item we’ve all been clamouring for, since the Wright brothers flew out of Kitty Hawk… a suitcase you can wear. It’s called the Jaktogo, […]



‘The Travel Mom’ Gives Tips On How To Travel Smart During The Holidays

Emily Kaufman, “The Travel Mom,” stopped by KCAL9 Saturday to share tips on how to travel smart during the holidays!

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/08/2012

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Opinion: We Must Fix Our Crumbling Infrastructure

Most Americans who traveled during this Thanksgiving holiday came face to face with an American reality: while there is much to be thankful for, our infrastructure is not one of those things.


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Flying Here And There? Check Out Los Angeles World Airways Site

The Sunday after Thanksgiving is a notoriously bad time (translation: busy) to travel.


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Some Non-Airport Workers Protesting At LAX Unclear Of Reason Behind Demonstration

Police arrested 13 protesters at Los Angeles International Airport who staged a demonstration on behalf of airport workers during one of the busiest travel days of the year.

CBS Los Angeles–11/21/2012

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Minimal Impact At LAX After Latest United Outage

Passengers at Los Angeles International Airport and around the nation were left stranded Thursday after United Airlines experienced a massive computer outage.


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AAA: Gas Prices Higher Than Ever Before For Labor Day Weekend

The Auto Club of Southern California (AAA) says the price of fuel this holiday weekend is a record breaker.


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33M Expected To Travel Over Labor Day Weekend Despite High Gas Prices

Gas prices have reached record levels in Southern California, but AAA is predicting a three percent uptick in travel over Labor Day weekend.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/21/2012

(credit: CBS)’s Senior Travel Communications Manager Talks Last Minute Getaway Tips

Jake Reid, Senior Travel Communications Manager for, stopped by KCAL9 Thursday to discuss travels tips for last minute vacations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/16/2012