GM Reinstates Dividend. Ford’s Yield Is Higher.

Text size GM shares rose after the automaker said it was restoring its dividend. Bill Pugliano/Getty Images American automotive giant General Motors again returns capital to shareholders – and its stock rose on Friday. Market reaction, however, lagged behind the boost Ford Motor (ticker: F) shares received when that company reinstated quarterly payouts to shareholders. … Read more

This is exactly the best time to book an Airbnb to save money

This article is reproduced with permission from NerdWallet. Despite what some travelers might think, booking a hotel in advance is generally not a good idea. The savings aren’t huge, but booking at the last minute drops the price of a hotel room by about 13%, on average. But what about short-term vacation rentals like Airbnb? … Read more

World’s fastest airliner ‘Overture’ to usher in era of supersonic travel

World's fastest airliner 'Overture' to usher in era of supersonic travel

The world hasn’t seen commercial supersonic travel in nearly 20 years since Concorde was retired in 2003, but that’s all about to change with the development of a new, environmentally friendly airliner. Meet Overture, the world’s fastest airliner developed by Denver-based Boom Supersonic. With 26 million design and test hours, Overture will run on 100% … Read more

Open Championship at St. Andrews tickets

Open Championship at St. Andrews tickets

Three majors down, there’s one left. Now that Matt Fitzpatrick has lifted the US Open trophy, golf fans around the world are focused on the home of golf for the final major of 2022. The 2022 British Open will be played at the Old Course in St. Andrews the week of July 10 to July … Read more

9 busy people share best hacks for making the most of vacation time

9 busy people share best hacks for making the most of vacation time

Americans are notorious for not taking a break. The average American worker took less than 12 vacation days in 2021 – six fewer than the global average – according to Expedia’s latest Vacation Deprivation Study of 14,500 working adults in 16 countries. Yet an overwhelming majority of workers say taking a vacation makes them more … Read more

Airlines cancel more than 600 US flights and delay thousands more Saturday

Airlines cancel more than 600 US flights and delay thousands more Saturday

(CNN) — More than 600 flights were canceled and thousands more were delayed in the United States on Saturday, according to flight tracking website FlightAware. Saturday marks the third day of major flight cancellations after thunderstorms battered major East Coast airports on Thursday, making it one of the worst days for flight cancellations in six … Read more

Tiger Woods, Justin Thomas, Rory McIlroy on Road Hole

Tiger Woods, Justin Thomas, Rory McIlroy on Road Hole

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — Justin Thomas made the most of his defeat at last week’s Genesis Scottish Open. With two more days without requests, Thomas drove to the quaint seaside village known as St. Andrews and settled in. This Saturday evening, he walked around the Old Course with Tiger Woods, each armed with a putter … Read more

FAA asking for public feedback on airplane seat size

FAA asking for public feedback on airplane seat size

(CNN) — The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is seeking public comment on commercial airline seat size – from a safety perspective. “The FAA invites public comment to help the agency determine what minimum dimensions (including pitch, width, and length) of passenger seats may be required for safety, including in particular air egress. plane,” the request … Read more

British Open 2022: Why this tour pro has TSA and ‘pure laziness’ to blame for a slow start at St. Andrews | Golf News and Tour Information

British Open 2022: Why this tour pro has TSA and 'pure laziness' to blame for a slow start at St. Andrews | Golf News and Tour Information

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland – For Trey Mullinax, it’s all gravy. The Alabama big man didn’t even bring his passport to last week’s Barbasol Championship – such was his lack of confidence in his ability to win the PGA Tour event from the opposite field and land one of the last places in the 150th Open … Read more

10 top golf courses in England

10 top golf courses in England

When it comes to golf courses in the UK, Scotland tends to be the most glorious. However, those who overlook English golf do so at their peril, as England has some incredible courses, both along the coast and inland. With the 2023 British Open at Royal Liverpool, golf week has compiled a list of the … Read more