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Danville Man Pleads Not Guilty To Charges Of Resisting Arrest, Avoiding Screening At LAX

A Danville man accused of pushing through security in the screening area of Los Angeles International Airport made his first court appearance Friday.


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Plane Lands Safely After Problem Reported In Cockpit Of Boston-Bound Flight

A plane bound for Boston was forced to return to Los Angeles International Airport Friday after a problem was reported in the cockpit.


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Joint Terrorism Task Force Arrests 2 In Southern California, Sources Confirm

The Joint Terrorism Task Force made two arrests in Southern California Thursday night, but the accusations against the suspects were not immediately made known.


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Man Reportedly Tasered At LAX After Pushing Past Security

Officers reportedly Tasered a man at Los Angeles International Airport Wednesday after he pushed his way past the security screening area.



Hawaiian Airlines Flight Lands Safely After Reporting Mechanical Issue

Officials say an Airbus 330 passenger jet was inbound to Los Angeles International Airport after reporting a possible mechanical issue,

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United SkyWest Jet Makes Emergency Landing At LAX

A jetliner landed safely Monday at Los Angeles International Airport after its landing gear failed to fully deploy, according to reports.


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Irvine Native To Face Federal Charges Of Trying To Smuggle Endangered Butterflies Into U.S.

A man who arrived at Los Angeles International Airport with more than 1,000 dried insects in his luggage – including 150 endangered butterflies – is expected to plead not guilty Friday to federal charges.


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Underground Storm Water Filtration Systems To Be Built At LAX

Authorities Thursday announced two separate drainage systems would be built at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).


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LAX Workers Take Legal Action Against Alleged ‘English Only’ Policy

A lawsuit set to be filed on behalf of workers at Los Angeles International Airport alleges that a Delta Airlines contractor has unlawfully instituted an “English Only” policy in the workplace.


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Japanese Prime Minister Visits L.A. To Promote Expanded Trade

The prime minister of Japan arrived in Los Angeles Friday to promote expanded trade between his country and the United States.


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Man Stabbed In Face At Los Angeles International Airport

A suspect was in custody Friday after allegedly stabbing another man in the face at the Los Angeles International Airport.


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Los Angeles Airport Police Left Dynamite Out After Training

A law enforcement official at Los Angeles International Airport says a live stick of dynamite was accidentally left on an old plane at an airport museum for four days.


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LAX Ground Transportation Vehicles Undergo Surprise Inspections

Unannounced inspections of commercial ground transportation vehicles, including limousines, door-to-door shuttle vans, taxis and buses, took place Wednesday at Los Angeles International Airport.


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KNX Report: LAX Security Beefed Up After Nationwide Threat To Airports

For their part, LAX Police said they did not receive “a credible threat.”


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Police Union Sounds Alarm On Planned Cutbacks To LAX Vehicle Checkpoints

The union that represents the rank-and-file police officers at Los Angeles International Airport is raising concerns over a plan to cut back on airport vehicle checkpoints to save money.