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Engine Fire Halts Departure Of American Airlines Flight To Chicago From LAX

An American Airlines jet preparing to depart Los Angeles International Airport for Chicago has experienced an apparent engine fire.

02/05/2014

AIT scanners see through clothing to photograph the entire body to reveal undisclosed objects. Increasing use of the scanner at airports by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is being met with outrage by many US travelers. Passengers who refuse an X-ray scan are required to undergo an intimate pat down by TSA agents.

TSA Rejects Arming Officers After LAX Shooting

The head of the Transportation Security Administration says his agency has officially rejected arming officers in response to a November attack at Los Angeles International Airport.

01/30/2014

Metro light rail train

Garcetti Talks LAX People-Mover, Tougher DWP Oversight On ‘Ask The Mayor’

Public transit to LAX and improved oversight for the Department of Water and Power (DWP) will be two of the top priorities for Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.

01/29/2014

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Heavy Fog, Low Visibility Prompted Ground Stop For Arriving Flights At LAX

Heavy fog and low visibility Wednesday prompted a ground stop for arriving flights at Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/29/2014

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More Foreign Travelers Passing Through LAX, Airlines Starting To Expand International Service

A record 17.9 million foreign travelers passed through Los Angeles International Airport last year as the economy improved.

01/25/2014

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Travelers Blast Metro Board For Not Endorsing Direct Rail Line To LAX

The Metro Board of Supervisors voted Thursday not to build a light rail line directly into Los Angeles International Airport.

01/23/2014

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AP Report: Officers Left For Break Minutes Before LAX Gunman Opened Fire

Minutes before a gunman opened fire in a Los Angeles International Airport terminal last fall, the two armed officers assigned to the area left for breaks without informing a dispatcher as required.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/21/2014

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Metro Breaks Ground On New Crenshaw Corridor Light Rail

A ground breaking ceremony was held Tuesday morning for a new light rail line that will serve the Crenshaw corridor, including LAX.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/21/2014

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Report: Crime Up At LAX In 2013

A new report released Monday by Los Angeles World Airports found that reported crimes were up 10 percent at LAX in 2013.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/20/2014

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Jets QB Geno Smith Kicked Out Of Virgin Atlantic Flight At LAX

New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith was kicked off a Virgin Atlantic plane at LAX Friday afternoon after a verbal run-in with a flight attendant.

01/17/2014

A mug shot of David Cassidy from a 2010 DUI arrest in Florida. (Credit: St. Lucie County, Florida Police Department)

David Cassidy Arrested For Reported Drunk Driving Near LAX

Authorities confirm they arrested 1970s pop icon David Cassidy Friday for reportedly driving under the influence near Los Angeles International Airport.

01/11/2014

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Ex-LAX Police Officer To Be Sentenced For Sexual Battery Of Female Traveler

A former Los Angeles World Airports police officer was sentenced Thursday to four years in prison for sexually battering a woman as she waited to board a flight.

01/09/2014

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Study: LAX Neighbors May Be Exposed To Toxic Particles From Airport Activity

Residents living near LAX may be exposed to extremely tiny particles from airport activity that carry toxins into the lungs, according to a City Council member.

01/09/2014

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LAX’s Encounter Restaurant Closes With No Plans To Reopen

The space age Encounter Restaurant at Los Angeles International Airport has been closed and there are no plans to revive the LA icon anywhere in sight.

01/08/2014

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Midwest, Northeast Storm Continues To Impact Travel At LAX

A powerful winter storm affecting the Midwest and Northeast is continuing to cause travel headaches at Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/06/2014

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