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Police said the driver of this van left the corpse of girlfriend buckled in the passanger seat while they drove from Arizona to Michigan after she died during the trip. (Photo: Warren Police Department)

Man drives 100s of miles with corpse passenger

DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit-area man was so determined to get to Michigan from Arizona that he refused to stop and contact authorities after one of his passengers died, police said Wednesday. The man, a […]

06/05/2014

Lufthansa walkout hits flights at Paris airport

PARIS (AP) — Lufthansa workers angry over staffing shortages abruptly walked off the job at the main Paris airport Thursday, prompting flight cancellations and bringing a new headache to holiday travel. The walkout stranded hundreds […]

12/26/2013

(AP Photo)

LA subway ridership may have fallen

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Data shows the number of people riding the city’s subway may have fallen significantly since officials began locking the turnstiles in June to prevent passengers from riding for free. The Los […]

11/30/2013

This March 2, 2007 photo shows a charter bus carrying the Bluffton University baseball team from Ohio after it plunged off a highway ramp early in Atlanta and slammed into the I-75 pavement below. (AP Photo/Gene Blythe, File)

Seat belts on commercial buses delayed 45 years

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a drunken driver in California slammed into a bus carrying passengers to Las Vegas, killing 19 people, investigators said a lack of seat belts contributed to the high death toll. But […]

11/12/2013

(Photo credit / copyright: Alan Cross)

Extreme turbulence rocks flight

Singapore Airlines passenger Alan Cross posted photos after extreme turbulence rocked a flight to London. See them on his Instagram page: http://instagram.com/alan_crossx/# in addition to this video:  

06/05/2013

Knives of all sizes and types are piled, among the items discarded at security checkpoints (AP Photo)

Agency drops plan to allow small knives on planes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Transportation Security Administration says he’s dropping a proposal that would have let airline passengers carry small knives, souvenir bats, golf clubs and other sports equipment onto planes. The […]

06/05/2013

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American will favor passengers without roller bags

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — If you’re traveling light, you can board earlier on American Airlines. The airline said Thursday that people carrying just a personal item that fits under the seat — no rolling […]

05/16/2013

Passengers step in to help attacked LA bus driver

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Authorities say passengers came to the rescue after a man attacked a Los Angeles County bus driver. It happened shortly before 2:30 a.m. Monday aboard a Metro bus near Los Angeles […]

11/05/2012

Ford recalls Fiesta subcompact for air bag problem

DETROIT (AP) – Ford is recalling more than 154,000 Fiesta subcompacts to fix a problem with the side air bags. The company says that if the front passenger seat is empty, the side air bag […]

10/16/2012

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

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

Now arriving on time: Your flight and suitcase

(AP) – U.S. airlines are more punctual and less likely to lose your bag than at any time in more than two decades. Nearly 84 percent of domestic flights arrived within 15 minutes of their […]

08/09/2012

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