Gerardo Hernandez

Lighted pylons at the Century Boulevard entrance to Los Angeles International Airport. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

House passes bill prompted by LAX attack

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The House of Representatives has passed a bill on airport security that was prompted by a gunman’s attack on a Transportation Security Administration station at Los Angeles International Airport last year. […]


Gerardo Hernandez

Family of slain TSA agent files claim for $25 million

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A law firm has filed a $25 million claim against the city of Los Angeles on behalf of the wife and two children of a security screener killed in an attack […]


A Los Angeles Police officer patrols outside the departure area at Los Angeles International Airport. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

LA airport creates emergency response team

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Officials at Los Angeles International Airport are seeking volunteers among its full-time workforce to staff a response team designed to assist travelers during emergency operations. The Daily Breeze says the creation […]


Gerardo Hernandez

Official: Police officer said TSA victim was dead

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles airport police union spokesman says medical attention for a mortally wounded Transportation Security Administration officer was delayed because a Los Angeles Police Department officer told responders the man […]


From left to right, FBI Special Agent in Charge David L. Bowdich, United States Attorney Andre Birotte Jr., and Los Angeles Police Department Commander Andrew Smith in press conference to provide an update on the investigation of the shooting incident at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), on Saturday Nov. 2, 2013 at Westwood Federal Building in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

LAX suspect set out to kill multiple TSA officers

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The unemployed motorcycle mechanic suspected in the deadly shooting at the Los Angeles airport set out to kill multiple employees of the Transportation Security Administration and hoped the attack would “instill […]



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