Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders (88) dances into the end zone on a five-yard touchdown pass play during the first quarter of an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

Storm along East Coast dumps snow, snarls traffic

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A powerful storm that crept across the country dropped snow, freezing rain and sleet on the Mid-Atlantic region and headed northeast Sunday, turning NFL playing fields in Pennsylvania into winter wonderlands, dumping […]

12/08/2013

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I-5 closed shut down due to snow, ice

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The California Highway Patrol has shut down Interstate 5 over the Tejon Pass due to snow and ice. Officer Jennifer Cassidy said Saturday that the stretch of freeway is shut down […]

12/07/2013

George Lara, a graduate student at the University of Texas, uses a deicer to clear the windshield of his car on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, in Odessa, Texas. (AP Photo/The Odessa American, Mark Sterkel)

‘Ice Friday’ bears down on Texas, much of Midwest

DALLAS (AP) — As Texas residents prepared for what one hardware store manager called “Ice Friday,” schools started canceling classes and thousands of shoppers jammed store aisles to buy milk, pet food and other supplies. […]

12/06/2013

Parts didn’t breach failed airline engine’s casing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The outer casing of an engine that failed aboard a Spirit Airlines plane earlier this week wasn’t breached by parts from inside the engine, contrary to initial reports provided to the National […]

10/17/2013

Gooking photo provided by the DFW Airport Police shows 51-year-old Shemane Ann Nugent, the wife of musician Ted Nugent. (AP Photo/DFW Airport Police)

Nugent’s wife arrested with gun at Texas airport

DALLAS (AP) — The wife of rock musician Ted Nugent has been arrested after a handgun was found in her carry-on luggage at an airport security checkpoint. Police confirmed Friday that 51-year-old Shemane Ann Nugent […]

08/30/2013

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Calif., Fla., Texas sites get customs program

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Six locations in California, Florida and Texas are going to be taking part in a pilot program designed to reduce the time people have to wait while entering the country by […]

08/02/2013

Solar powered aircraft "Solar Impulse" (AP Photo)

Solar plane lands successfully in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A solar-powered plane attempting to fly across the United States has landed at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. The Solar Impulse landed about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday after a flight from Dallas-Fort Worth […]

06/04/2013

Solar powered aircraft "Solar Impulse" (AP Photo)

Solar plane leaves Texas for St. Louis

GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — A solar-powered plane that spent more than a week in North Texas has departed on the third leg of its cross-country trip. The Solar Impulse took off early Monday from Dallas-Fort […]

06/03/2013

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American Airlines halts flights, passengers stuck

DALLAS (AP) — American Airlines grounded flights across the country Tuesday because of an outage of its main reservations system. Thousands of passengers were stranded at airports and on airplanes. The FAA said American asked to halt its flights until 5 p.m. EDT.

04/16/2013

AA jet returns to DFW due to landing-gear warning

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) – American Airlines says a jet returned to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport shortly after takeoff because of a cockpit indicator that showed a problem with the landing gear. Airline spokesman James […]

10/03/2012

Victim of airline explosives hoax arrested

DALLAS (AP) – Authorities say the charges that put an unwitting victim of a midair explosives hoax under arrest in Texas were drug-related. Officials say Christopher Shell was arrested at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport on […]

09/07/2012