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TSA Is Now Recruiting Transportation Security Screeners In L.A.

Nico Melendez says Los Angeles needs more highly-skilled transportation security screeners to help fight terrorism and keep air travelers safe.

10/13/2014

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Passenger With Flu-Like Symptoms Causes Ebola Scare At LAX

Authorities say a passenger with flu-like symptoms, who was on board a United Airlines flight, has been assessed and is not believed to have been exposed to the Ebola virus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/12/2014

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Health Worker 2nd In US To Test Positive For Ebola

A Texas health care worker who was in full protective gear while providing hospital care for an Ebola patient who later died has tested positive for the virus and is in stable condition, health officials said Sunday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/12/2014

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Travelers Question Why Ebola Screenings Aren’t Being Implemented At All Major Airports

As the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) beefs up enhanced entry screenings for Ebola at five major U.S. airports, travelers at Los Angeles International Airport say they’re worried enough isn’t being done to protect people across the globe.

10/08/2014

Authorities said Gerardo Hernandez, 39, of Porter Ranch, is the first TSA officer killed in the line of duty in the agency’s 12-year history. (credit: CBS)

Family Of TSA Agent Gunned Down At LAX Files $25M Suit

The widow and children of a Transportation Security Administration agent killed by a gunman at Los Angeles International Airport are suing for $25 million.

10/08/2014

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Calls Grow Louder For Feds To Halt Air Traffic From Ebola-Affected Nations

Ebola has arrived in the United States and people are frightened.

10/06/2014

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Burbank-Bound Southwest Flight Diverts To LAX Due To Mechanical Issue

A Burbank-bound Southwest flight was diverted to LAX Sunday when the plane developed a mechanical issue.

10/05/2014

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Motorcyclist Killed In Crash On 105 Freeway Ramp Near LAX

A motorcyclist was killed late Saturday night after striking a wall and light pole and falling 45 feet off an elevated 105 Freeway onto Imperial Highway, according to the California Highway Patrol.

10/05/2014

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Aeromexico Flight Aborts Takeoff At LAX

No injuries were reported, but one of Los Angeles International Airport’s main runways had to be closed followed the aborted takeoff of an Aeromexico flight to Mexico City on Saturday morning.

10/04/2014

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Bomb Squad Called To LAX After TV Crew’s Carry-On Luggage Deemed Suspicious

Passengers on an outbound flight at LAX Sunday were instructed to deplane after suspicious articles were found in an overhead compartment of the aircraft.

CBS Los Angeles–09/28/2014

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6 Passengers Aboard Delta Flight Assessed At LAX After Falling Ill

Authorities say a handful of people complaining of chills were assessed by first responders after landing at Los Angeles International Airport Saturday.

09/27/2014

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Fire At FAA Facility In Chicago Delays, Cancels Several Local Flights

A fire at an FAA radar facility near Chicago Friday forced the cancellation or delay of several LA area flights.

09/26/2014

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LAX Unveils Automated Kiosks For International Travelers

Dozens of new automated kiosks that will allow some international travelers to pass through Los Angeles International Airport were unveiled Wednesday.

09/24/2014

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Virgin America Flight Bound For LAX Makes Emergency Landing In Omaha

A Virgin America flight bound from Boston to Los Angeles was diverted Monday morning after a mid-air scare.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/22/2014

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Southwest Airlines Jet With Malfunctioning Flaps Lands Safely At LAX

A Southwest Airlines jet landed safely at Los Angeles International Airport Saturday after reportedly experiencing a problem with its flaps.

09/21/2014

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