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The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) will face new pressure to establish consumer protections ensuring travelers can see and compare the total cost of their air travel – and buy all essential parts of their air travel wherever they purchase airfare.

Memorial Day: A day to take time to say “Thank you!”

It’s Memorial Day in the United States. Ned Levi reflects on the day and his travel to two critical battlefields of World War Two; Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, where the USS Arizona memorial lies, which is the final resting place of much of its crew, and Omaha Beach, Normandy, France, where in its memorial cemetery, 9,387 American soldiers who fought and died there, are buried.