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LAX Tightens Security In Wake Of Paris Terror Attacks

Local airport police say there is no specific threat against LAX, but they are working with federal law enforcement officials to make sure travelers are safe and are reminding them to be vigilant.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/13/2015

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Delta Airlines Plane Lands Safely At LAX After Reporting Midair Emergency

A Delta Airlines plane Tuesday landed safely at the Los Angeles International Airport after the crew reported a mechanical issue in flight.

01/13/2015

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United Airlines Plane Safely Makes Emergency Landing At LAX For Mechanical Problem

A United Airlines plane made an emergency landing on Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS Los Angeles–01/11/2015

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Los Angeles Hits Tourism Record For 4th Year

Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Tuesday that 43.4 million people made LA their ultimate destination last year — up more than 1 million from 2013.

01/06/2015

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LAX The Nation’s 2nd Busiest Airport With 70.7M Passengers In 2014

Southern California’s tourism industry is booming, shown in part by the 70.7 million passengers that passed through Los Angeles International Airport in 2014, making it the nation’s second-busiest airport.

01/06/2015

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Aeromexico Flight Returns To LAX Because Of Smell Of Smoke In Cabin

An Aeromexico jetliner bound for Mexico City has returned to Los Angeles International Airport due to the smell of smoke in the cabin.

01/05/2015

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Federal Prosecutors To Seek Death Penalty In LAX Shooting

Federal prosecutors will seek the death penalty against the man charged in a deadly shooting rampage at Los Angeles International Airport, according to court papers filed Friday.

CBS Los Angeles–01/02/2015

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Severe Weather Nationwide Could Threaten Holiday Travel

Severe weather across the nation could threaten holiday travel on one of the busiest travel days of the year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/24/2014

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Suspicious Device Spurs Brief Partial Closure At LAX

Authorities say a suspicious device found at Los Angeles International Airport prompted the partial closure of a terminal.

12/23/2014

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Holiday Rush Begins At LAX

Planning to fly out of Los Angeles International Airport before Christmas? You’ll have plenty of company.

12/22/2014

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LAX Officials Approve $4B Link From Terminals To Trains

Leaders at the Los Angeles International Airport have formally given the go-ahead to a $4 billion plan to build an “automated people mover” that would connect terminals to the region’s rail system.

12/19/2014

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Officials Consider Allowing Lyft, Uber Pickups At LAX

Transportation network companies, such as Lyft and Uber, aren’t currently allowed to operate at Los Angeles International Airport but that could soon change.

12/18/2014

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Plane Diverted To LAX After Woman Gives Birth In Flight

A woman and her newborn baby were recovering at a Southland hospital Tuesday after she gave birth on board a Southwest Airlines flight.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/09/2014

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Prosecutors Undecided On Seeking Death Penalty For Alleged LAX Shooter

The U.S. attorney general has not yet decided whether to seek the death penalty against the man charged in a deadly shooting rampage at Los Angeles International Airport.

12/08/2014

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Only On 2: Former Broker Avoids Jail In Window Smashing Spree

A former investment broker who was convicted of smashing more than 75 windows in businesses and homes in Beverly Hills and along Ventura Boulevard won’t be going to jail.

12/05/2014

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