Posts tagged "united airlines"

It’s Time To Cry: Airline Delays Flight So Man Can Say Goodbye To His Dying Mother

When Kerry Drake found out his mother was dying from complications from rheumatoid arthritis, he booked the first flight he could from San Francisco to Lubbock, Texas. The only problem? There were no direct flights, and the United Airlines flights he booked only allowed for a 40 minute layover. On the first leg of hi…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 8, 2013

Maggie Rizer’s Dog Allegedly Killed By United Airlines

Bea, the adorable 2-year-old Golden Retriever that belonged to model Maggie Rizer and inspired her blog, "Bea Makes Three," died during a cross-country flight on United Airlines two weeks ago. According to an autopsy, her death was caused by heatstroke. From Rizer's blog: Beatrice had a perfect health record. She received a full examination and a health certificate…

By: NYMag.com / September 22, 2012