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Gun found in carry-on at Ford airport; man arrested

A man traveling to Texas was arrested Tuesday after Transportation Security Administration screeners found a loaded handgun in his carry-on luggage at Gerald R. Ford International Airport, according to a TSA official.


Related Topix: Transporation Security Administration (TSA), US News, DallasFort Worth International Airport

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Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

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LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

6 hrs ago | Daily Journal

Street art, not beaches, in Honolulu's Kakaako

Honolulu is famous for golden sand beaches and big waves. But the city's warehouse district, called Kakaako, is famous for a different sort of attraction.


Related Topix: Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, Hawaiian Holdings

8 hrs ago | Business Journal

FAA seeks to team with universities for drone research

The Federal Aviation Administration is planning to team with universities to establish a Center of Excellence for Unmanned Aircraft Systems, according to FedScoop .


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration

12 hrs ago | Business Journal

Allegiant adds three new routes at St. Pete Clearwater airport

Allegiant Air represents 94 percent of the traffic at St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport , and that share is about to get bigger.


Related Topix: Airlines, Allegiant Air, Concord, NC

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Southwest Airlines stages mile-high fashion show how'd we miss that

There was a fashion show in the sky yesterday August 18 as Southwest Airlines kicked off The "Runway in the Sky"-- a renewed partnership between the Magnificent Mile Association.


Related Topix: Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Chicago, IL, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Chicago Travel, Retail, Bloomingdales, Watches

New report warns of anti-aircraft weapons in Syria

This undated photo obtained by The Associated Press from the Small Arms Survey shows a launch tube for Igla trainer system in Syria, 2012.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Business Journal

JetBlue continues expansion at Reagan National

JetBlue Airways Corp., one of several airlines expanding at Reagan National Airport thanks to slot divestitures of the newly merged American Airlines and US Airways, will add twice daily service from Reagan National to Jacksonville, Florida.


Related Topix: Airlines, JetBlue Airways, West Palm Beach, FL, Palm Beach, FL, World News, The Bahamas

The Modesto Bee

Small plane crashes in Marin County

Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says the pilot of the single-engine Beechcraft Bonanza reported engine trouble about 9:30 p.m. Monday after taking off from San Carlos.


Related Topix: Marin County, CA, Novato, CA, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

ABC News

Rail Service Extension Reaches DFW Airport

Light rail service at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport began Monday with the first train officially arriving to link travelers to downtown Dallas.


Related Topix: DallasFort Worth International Airport, Travel

KRCG-TV Jefferson City

Air space ban over Ferguson extended to August 25th

The Federal Aviation Administration has extended a ban on flights operating below 3,000 feet over Ferguson, Missouri, for a week "to provide a safe environment for law enforcement activities."


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Jay Nixon, US Governors, St Louis County, MO

JetBlue Airways Target of Unusually Large Options Trading

Shares of JetBlue Airways were the target of some unusual options trading on Monday.


Related Topix: Airlines, JetBlue Airways

Mon Aug 18, 2014

News Observer

FAA blocks US planes from flying over Syria

The latest notice replaces one that strongly advised U.S. flight operators against flying over Syria and urged them to contact the agency before flying there.


Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration

The Washington Post

U.S. Stocks Advance on Ukraine Talks as Dollar General Rallies

U.S. stocks rose, extending the biggest weekly gain since July for the Standard & Poor's 500 Index, as tensions eased over global conflicts and Dollar General Corp. rallied on merger activity.


Related Topix: Dollar General, Retail, Financial Markets, Airlines, Delta Air Lines, New York, Iraq, World News, Middle East, Israel

Cybercast News Service

Landing-gear alert forces flight back to Phoenix

Authorities say a possible hydraulic issue forced a Delta Air Lines flight carrying 160 travelers from Arizona to Minnesota to return to the Phoenix airport.


Related Topix: Federal Aviation Administration, US News

How Will FedEx (FDX) Stock Be Affected By New DOJ Charges?

The latest charges, in a new indictment filed in San Francisco district court, allege that FedEx knew payments from certain pharmacies resulted from invalid prescriptions.


Related Topix: Air Courier, FedEx, Financial Markets

Vancouver Sun

E-cigarette might have caused fire on plane, U.S. government urged to consider restrictions

U.S. federal authorities should consider further restrictions for electronic cigarettes on planes, airport officials said after one of the devices apparently started a small fire that forced passengers to briefly evacuate a plane last weekend.


Related Topix: Massachusetts Port Authority, Travel

3 men accused of causing trouble on PATH train

The train had left Hoboken for Jersey City when Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police say 24-year-old Francisco Lopez, 32-year-old Shawn Santiago and 28-year-old Ray Foreman created a disturbance.


Related Topix: Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

The Miami Herald

More than 1,200 multinationals hold sway in South Florida

Among the biggest logistics multinationals in South Florida is United Parcel Service.


Related Topix: Florida, Trucking, United Parcel Service, Air Courier, Expedited Group, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Trains carrying toxic chemicals collide in US, 2 dead

Two freight trains transporting toxic chemicals smashed into each other in the US state of Arkansas early Sunday , killing two people and injuring two others, police said.


Related Topix: Railroads, Union Pacific Railroad, Hoxie, AR, Lawrence County, AR


Tall Ships Festival: Best viewing spots for the Grand Parade of Sail

The best opportunity to see the tall ships under sail will be during the Grand Parade of Sail at 2 p.m. Wednesday, when all of the participating ships - led by the giant rubber duck - head into the Main Channel at the Port of Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Port of Los Angeles


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