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LA sues over Owens Lake dust control

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power sued in federal court Friday over demands that it start additional dust control efforts in Owens Lake, a remote body of water that […]

10/12/2012

Endeavour treks to CA Science Center

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The space shuttle Endeavour, which has flown nearly 123 million miles, was on what should be its final journey Friday — a laboriously slow 12-mile trek from Los Angeles International Airport […]

10/12/2012

Endeavour Begins Two-Day Trek to CA Science Center

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The space shuttle Endeavour, which has flown nearly 123 million miles, set out this morning on what should be its final journey — a laboriously slow 12-mile trek from LAX to […]

10/12/2012

Off-duty officer shoots in road-rage confrontation

CHINO HILLS, Calif. (AP) – Investigators say an off-duty police officer confronted after a freeway road rage incident opened fire and wounded two men, sending one to a hospital. San Bernardino County sheriff’s deputies answering […]

10/06/2012

So Cal rocket prepares for lift off

HAWTHORNE (CNS) – While a retired Space Shuttle is about to crawl across Los Angeles, a rocket made just a few miles away is about to be launched as the first private enterprise booster to […]

10/06/2012

Power outage grounds flights at John Wayne

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) – A power outage has briefly grounded the first flights out of John Wayne Airport in Southern California. Airport spokeswoman Jenny Wedge says power was out from 6 a.m. to 6:30 […]

09/14/2012

United computer outages cause delays

(AP) – This time, the flight delays were of the electronic variety. United Airlines passengers ended up facing delays and long lines after some of the airline‘s major computer systems and its Web site failed. […]

08/29/2012

United Airlines struggles with computer problems

(AP) — United Airlines is having major computer problems that are affecting its operations at airports, and its website. The airline will only say that it has a “network outage.” Its main website, United.com, is […]

08/28/2012

Smoking news copter emergency lands in Hollywood

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A Southern California news helicopter with a smoking engine had to make an emergency landing in an empty parking lot in Hollywood. The Los Angeles Fire Department said in a statement […]

08/28/2012

Neil Armstrong, first man on the moon, dies at 82

CINCINNATI (AP) — Neil Armstrong was a quiet self-described nerdy engineer who became a global hero when as a steely-nerved pilot he made “one giant leap for mankind” with a small step on to the moon. The […]

08/25/2012

JetBlue pilot has psychotic episode in prison

(AP) – A federal judge says the JetBlue pilot who disrupted a cross-country flight by running through the plane and yelling has had a psychotic episode in prison. Clayton Osbon was found not guilty by […]

08/08/2012

US seeks $162M in fines against American Air

(AP) – Federal safety regulators are seeking up to $162.4 million in fines against American Airlines and its affiliates for alleged violations of U.S. safety standards going back several years. Many of the investigations had […]

08/07/2012

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