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Now Clear For Takeoff: LA City Council OKs Uber, Lyft To Pick Up Passengers At LAX

As more people turn to Uber and Lyft for rides, many were frustrated to learn that those drivers weren’t allowed to pick up passengers at Los Angeles International Airport. That changed Tuesday when Los Angeles City Council gave the ride-hailing services the green light for the LAX arrivals section.


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$8M Worth Of Cocaine Found In Tire Shipment At LA-Long Beach Port Complex

Hundreds of pounds of cocaine concealed in a shipment of tires from South America have been seized at the Los Angeles-Long Beach seaport complex.


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Wiz Khalifa Says He Was ‘Cuffed’, Posts Video Of Incident At LAX Via Twitter

Rapper and songwriter Wiz Khalifa says he was “cuffed” by officers in an incident that occurred at Los Angeles International Airport this weekend.



LAX Leads The Country In Close Calls Between Drones and Airplanes

Los Angeles International Airport is the second busiest airport in the country. But it is second to none in close calls with drones.


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LA City Council Committee Recommends Allowing Ride-Sharing At LAX

Members of a Los Angeles City Council committee voted to affirm a decision to allow ride-hailing companies, such as Uber and Lyft, to pick up passengers from Los Angeles International Airport arrival areas.


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American Airlines To Offer Nonstop Flights From LAX To Cuba

American Airlines plans to begin charter service from Los Angeles to Havana later this year.


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LAX Cargo Facility Reopened After Bomb Squad Examines Suspicious Package

Authorities on Thursday evening reopened a Southwest Airlines cargo facility that was briefly evacuated due to a bomb scare.


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Mayor Garcetti Confirms LA Will Transfer Ownership Of Ontario Airport Back To Ontario

A long legal battled for control of the Ontario International Airport has ended. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti confirmed Thursday that L.A. will give the airport back to the City of Ontario.


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Power Restored At LAX After Outage Impacts Traffic Signals, Elevators

A power outage has been reported at Los Angeles International Airport and was impacting traffic signals, escalators, and elevators.


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City Council Votes To Temporarily Halt Plan To Allow Uber, Lyft Pickups At LAX

City Council members vote on Wednesday to temporarily halt a motion that would allow ride-hailing companies to legally pickup passengers at Los Angeles International Airport.


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Flight Returns To LAX After Woman Threatens Another Woman Over Bag Bump

A Delta Airlines flight returned to Los Angeles Tuesday morning and a female passenger was removed after verbally threatening another woman during an argument, police said.


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2nd Special Olympics Athlete Reported Missing At LAX Found

Authorities sought the public’s help to locate a Special Olympics athlete who was last seen at the Delta ticketing counter at Los Angeles International Airport on Monday.


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Video Captures Moments Before Aircraft Bound For LAX Was Forced To Land On Tiny Island

Cellphone video captured frightening moments when an aircraft headed for Los Angeles International Airport was forced to land at a military airport on a tiny island.


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Cathay Pacific Flight Traveling To LAX Makes Emergency Landing In Aleutian Islands

A Cathay Pacific flight on its way from Hong Kong to LAX had to land at a military airport in the Aleutian Islands near Alaska after smoke was detected in the plane.


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LAX-Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Grand Junction, Colo.

A United Airlines flight headed for LAX from Denver made an emergency landing in Grand Junction, Colorado.