Southwest Passenger Sues Airline for $10 million, Claiming She Was Removed From a Flight for Taking Her Mask Off to Drink Water

A passenger sued Southwest Airlines Tuesday for $10 million over allegations that the carrier ordered her off the flight to remove her mask so she could drink water. Camille Krzaczynski | AFP | Getty Images via Business Insider Medora Clay Reading, 68, said in a complaint, filed in New York’s Eastern District Court, that she … Read more

Over 2,300 Flights Canceled as Winter Storm Hits Northeast

A new winter storm on Friday led to the cancellation of thousands of flights in the United States. Airlines continued to struggle to deal with bad weather. Southwest Airlines and other airlines have been plagued by cancellations and delays in recent weeks, with staffing issues cited as a major reason. Southwest canceled more than 500 … Read more