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Now Clear For Takeoff: LA City Council OKs Uber, Lyft To Pick Up Passengers At LAX

As more people turn to Uber and Lyft for rides, many were frustrated to learn that those drivers weren’t allowed to pick up passengers at Los Angeles International Airport. That changed Tuesday when Los Angeles City Council gave the ride-hailing services the green light for the LAX arrivals section.


Rapper Wiz Khalifa performs at the Mandalay Bay Events Center during a stop of the Boys of Zummer tour on August 7, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Wiz Khalifa Says He Was ‘Cuffed’, Posts Video Of Incident At LAX Via Twitter

Rapper and songwriter Wiz Khalifa says he was “cuffed” by officers in an incident that occurred at Los Angeles International Airport this weekend.


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American Airlines To Offer Charter Flights From LAX To Cuba

Taking advantage of loosening travel restrictions to Cuba, American Airlines will begin to offer charter flights from LAX to the Caribbean island nation later this year.


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Power Restored At LAX After Outage Impacts Traffic Signals, Elevators

A power outage has been reported at Los Angeles International Airport and was impacting traffic signals, escalators, and elevators.


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City Council Votes To Temporarily Halt Plan To Allow Uber, Lyft Pickups At LAX

City Council members vote on Wednesday to temporarily halt a motion that would allow ride-hailing companies to legally pickup passengers at Los Angeles International Airport.


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Flight Returns To LAX After Woman Threatens Another Woman Over Bag Bump

A Delta Airlines flight returned to Los Angeles Tuesday morning and a female passenger was removed after verbally threatening another woman during an argument, police said.


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LAX Closes Runway For Safety Upgrades; Causes Major Flight Delays

Travelers, be advised: The Los Angeles International Airport has closed one of its four runways for safety repairs.


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Van Nuys Airport Partners With School District For Science Initiative

Van Nuys Airport and the Los Angeles Unified School District are enriching the caliber of science education for public school students.


Alleged LAX gunman 23-year-old Paul Anthony Ciancia makes first court appearance Dec. 4, 2013. (credit: Bill Robles)

Trial For Accused LAX Shooter Delayed Until Next Summer

The federal death penalty trial of a suspect charged in a deadly shooting spree at Los Angeles International Airport won’t begin until next summer – nearly three years after the crime took place, according to court papers.


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Delta Finishes $229 Million Makeover On LAX Terminal

A $229 million upgrade of Delta’s terminal at Los Angeles International Airport completed Wednesday will offer more privacy for passengers as they check-in for flights, officials said.


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Broken Toilets Cause Honolulu-Bound Jet To Divert To LAX

An American Airlines spokeswoman said Flight 005 took off from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport Sunday morning on a scheduled 8 1/2 -hour nonstop flight to Hawaii.


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811,000 Travelers To Pass Through LAX During Holiday Weekend

An estimated 811,000 air travelers are expected to pass through Los Angeles International Airport during the Memorial Day weekend.


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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.


An Australian green birdwing butterfly in the Butterfly Conservatory at the American Museum of Natural History October 6, 2011 in New York. A group of schoolchildren got a preview of "The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter" exhibit which runs October 8 to May 28, 2012. In the annual exhibit up to 500 butterflies can be seen under tropical conditions in the conservatory. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

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.