Airlines Raising Fares
DALLAS (AP) - U.S. airlines are raising base fares on many domestic flights even though they are getting a windfall from lower fuel prices. Delta Air Lines raised fares on many U.S. routes by $4 per round on Thursday night. FareCompare.com CEO Rick Seaney and J.P. Morgan analyst Jamie Baker say other big airlines have matched them. Seaney said Monday that he saw a few $6 and $10 increases, but mostly $4. Delta did not immediately respond for comment. United Airlines confirmed matching the $4 increase. Seaney says American and Southwest also raised prices. The carriers did not immediately comment. "
Mother, Baby In Critical Condition Following Crash
State Police say charges are expected to be filed against a Fayette County woman in connection with an accident, early Monday morning, on Dunbar Road, near Route 119. Troopers say 21-year-old Desiree Baker of Dunbar was apparently traveling at a high rate of speed, just before eight o'clock, when she lost control and the vehicle rolled several times. Baker was taken to UPMC Presby and is in critical condition, while her 20-month-old son, who police say was properly restrained in a car seat, was flown to Children's Hospital in critical condition. (Photo: WPXI)
Suspect In UV Student's Disappearance Faces Charges
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) - A man charged with the abduction of a University of Virginia student has been indicted in suburban Washington, D.C., with a 2005 rape, abduction and attempted capital murder. The indictment against Jesse L. Matthew Jr. was handed up Monday by a Circuit Court grand jury in Fairfax County. Matthew is being held in Charlottesville, Virginia, on a charged related to the Sept. 13 abduction of Hannah Graham, an 18-year-old from northern Virginia. Law enforcement officials who have been searching for Graham found human remains over the weekend. The state medical examiner has not made a positive identification. (Photo: NBC News)