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LAX, Other US Airports To Expand Self-Service Check-Ins

More travelers flying in and out of LAX and other airports nationwide will soon be using new technology to get where they’re going.


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Only On 9: DNA-Matched Sister, Brother Meet At LAX

A sister and brother met for the first time Saturday night at Los Angeles International Airport with the help of the Internet and science.


Frank Romano and his dog Ty chill. (credit: Frank Romano)

Pet Owner Blames Delta Airlines For Losing His Dog At LAX

“I just want my dog back. He’s my best friend that dog,” Romano said.


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Passengers Say Bathroom Breakdown Caused Virgin Australia Flight To Turn Back

Some passengers on-board a transpacific flight from Los Angeles International Airport to Sydney say they endured a bathroom breakdown this weekend.


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Fuel Truck Crashes Into American Airlines Jet At LAX; 1 Injured

Authorities said one person was taken to a hospital after a truck carrying fuel plowed into a parked airplane at Los Angeles International Airport.


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Police Hold Large-Scale Training Drill At Ontario Airport

A large-scale training exercise brought police and fire personnel and other agencies together Sunday at Ontario International Airport.

CBS Los Angeles–11/02/2014

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TSA Agent Remembered On 1st Anniversary Of LAX Shooting

The first TSA agent killed in the line of duty was remembered Saturday, one year after he was gunned down near a security checkpoint in a packed terminal at Los Angeles International Airport.


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)

Ceremony Held At LAX To Honor TSA Agent, One-Year Anniversary Of Shooting

Law enforcement officials gathered at LAX Saturday to honor a TSA officer that was fatally shot at the airport last year.

CBS Los Angeles–11/01/2014

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Airport Police Union Calls For Security Gap Fixes After Last Year’s LAX Shooting

Nearly a year after the fatal shooting of a Transportation Security Administration officer at LAX, members of the Airport Police union complained Thursday that little has been done to increase security at one of the nation’s busiest airports.


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Reported Bird Strike Forced Plane Into Holding Pattern Above LAX

A reported bird strike forced a domestic flight into an extending holding pattern above the city before returning to Los Angeles International Airport early Thursday.


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Rep. Maxine Waters To Discuss LAX Ebola Screening, Emergency Response Protocols

Rep. Maxine Waters will meet Tuesday with officials from Los Angeles International Airport and local health departments to discuss Ebola screening and emergency-response protocols at the airport.


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LAX Flight Grounded After Passenger Discovers ‘Al Quida’ Wi-Fi Hotspot

A cross-Atlantic flight was grounded over a poorly-named Wi-Fi hotspot.


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Passenger Isolated After Feeling Ill On LAX Flyaway Bus

A passenger who traveled on a Flyaway bus Friday has been isolated for evaluation by paramedics in the downtown area.

CBS Los Angeles–10/24/2014

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Pilots Strike Forces Cancellation Of Lufthansa Flights From LAX

Three departing Lufthansa flights from Los Angeles International Airport were canceled Monday because of a strike by a pilots’ union.


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Congresswoman Cites ‘Growing Concern’ About Ebola From Airport Workers, Nurses

A Southland Congresswoman is calling for a meeting with Los Angeles city officials to review current procedures being used to screen passengers for – and respond to – a potential incident involving the Ebola virus.





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