What we’re reading: Vegas party train, flight attendant arrested over gun, Cyber Monday


Calif.-Vegas party train could hit tracks in 2013

A Nevada entrepreneur wants those going to Vegas and those coming back from Vegas to have a good time at the beginning of their trip.

After striking an agreement with Union Pacific Railroad last week, the Las Vegas Railway Express is one step closer to bringing to life the X Train, a luxurious “party train” complete with big screen TVs, recliners and two ultra lounges.

Palatine flight attendant arrested over gun at O’Hare

An American Airlines flight attendant was arrested Friday at O’Hare for having a loaded gun in her carryon.

Sheila A. Schultz, 65, of the 1200 block of North Grove Avenue, was arrested about 9:30 a.m. Friday after screeners with the Transportation Security Administration discovered the gun in an X-ray machine during routine screening, according to Chicago Police Department spokesman Veejay Zala.

Cyber Monday 2012: Our favorite airfare and entertainment deals

Gadling put together a list of the travel deals you can expect on Cyber Monday.

Here’s a sampling of the best airfare and entertainment deals we’ve found to celebrate Cyber Monday. Find any awesome travel deals, yourself? Let us know in the comments.
Air Deals
LAN and TAM: Up to 40 percent off flights to Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela.