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Pilots Union Wants ‘Walmart Of The Skies’ Norwegian Air Banned From US

KCAL9′s Stacey Butler reports the airline just started running international flights from LAX this month, with passengers offered 133 cities to choose from once they get to Europe.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/12/2014

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Airport Workers Rally Over ‘Unsafe Conditions’ At LAX After Man’s Death

Cesar Augusto Valenzuela was struck and killed on the LAX mid-field service road on February 21 after falling from a luggage tug, according to a police report.

03/06/2014

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Accused LAX Shooter To Be Moved From Jail Medical Facility To Federal Lockup

Paul Ciancia, accused of a deadly shooting spree at Los Angeles International Airport, will be moved from the San Bernardino jail medical facility to federal lockup in downtown Los Angeles within the next few weeks, prosecutors said at a hearing Monday.

03/03/2014

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Several Departing, Arriving Flights Cancelled At LAX

Heavy rain Friday prompted the cancellations of several flights at Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS Los Angeles–02/28/2014

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Passengers Stranded Overnight After Qantas Jets Collide At LAX

A canceled flight left about 600 passengers stranded at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) overnight early Friday after two Qantas aircraft collided, airline officials said.

02/28/2014

Transportation Security Administration Officer Gerardo Hernandez was killed and two other TSA officers and a passenger were injured in the attack last November. (Photo credit: Al Seib-Pool/Getty Images)

AP: LAX Phone System Failed During Response To TSA Shooting

Several critical communications failures may be to blame for a delayed response to the LAX shooting last November, according to the Associated Press.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2014

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LAX To Oakland Flight Lands After Smoke Fills Cabin

A flight that originated from LAX was evacuated in Oakland Wednesday night after the plane’s cabin filled with smoke.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/27/2014

Dicarlo Bennett , seen here during an earlier court appearance, and co-defendant, Miguel Angel Iniguez, were sentenced on Feb. 21, 2014, in connection with  the 2013 LAX dry ice bomb case. (credit: CBS)

2 Former Workers Get Probation For LAX Dry Ice Blasts

Two former workers at Los Angeles International Airport have pleaded no contest to setting off dry ice explosions near airport terminals last year.

02/22/2014

Dicarlo Bennett , seen here during an earlier court appearance, and co-defendant, Miguel Angel Iniguez, were sentenced on Feb. 21, 2014, in connection with  the 2013 LAX dry ice bomb case. (credit: CBS)

Airport Workers Sentenced In LAX Dry Ice Bomb Case

Two airport employees charged with setting off dry ice bombs at LAX last year were sentenced Friday, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office said in a statement.

02/21/2014

Carlos Augusto Valenzuela was killed on the job. (credit: CBS)

LAX Worker Fatally Struck By Luggage-Moving Cart

A Los Angeles International Airport employee was fatally struck Friday by a luggage-moving cart.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/21/2014

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson  will be in the Los Angeles area through Friday. (Photo credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Homeland Security Secretary Johnson Visits LAX

City officials were set Thursday to greet Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson upon his arrival Los Angeles for a two-day tour of some of the region’s most critical facilities.

02/20/2014

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9 Teens Become Ill On LAX-Bound Flight

Emergency crews Wednesday responded to LAX after nine teenagers became sick on a flight.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/19/2014

The City Council is considering legislation similar to a living wage ordinance passed in 2007 for workers employed in hotels near Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). (Photo credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Proposed Pay Hike For Hotel Workers Would Nearly Double Minimum Wage

Under the proposal, employees at some of the city’s largest hotels could see a raise to a living wage of $15.37 an hour.

02/18/2014

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US Airways Ends Operations In LAX’s Terminal 1, Relocates To Terminal 3

US Airways will begin operating out of Terminal 3 at Los Angeles International Airport Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/12/2014

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FBI Highlights Risks Posed By Laser Strikes Targeting Aircraft

Local and federal law enforcement agencies Tuesday offered up to $10,000 in reward money for information on anyone who aims a laser pointer at the cockpits of incoming airliners.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/11/2014

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