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Uber, Lyft Allowed To Make Pickups At Los Angeles Int’l Airport

Uber, Lyft and other ride-hailing companies won approval Tuesday to pick up passengers at Los Angeles International Airport after weeks of debate over whether their drivers are properly screened to weed out criminals.

08/25/2015

Shion Isimel, missing Special Olympian from Los Angeles. (CBS LA)

Special Olympian Reported Missing At LAX Hours After 2nd Missing Athlete Found In Hayward

Authorities confirmed that a Special Olympics athlete who was reported missing at the Delta ticketing counter at Los Angeles International Airport was found on Monday.

08/03/2015

Smoke trails SkyWest Airlines Flight 5316, operating as United Express, as it lands without part of its landing gear at Los Angeles International Airport, May 11, 2015. (CBS)

VIDEO: SkyWest Plane With Stuck Landing Gear Lands At LAX

A small commercial airliner with 43 people aboard trailed smoke as it skidded along a runway at Los Angeles International Airport after its landing gear failed to fully drop down Monday morning.

05/11/2015

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) (Brandon Mercer)

‘Racist,’ Foul-Mouthed Passenger Booted From Southwest Flight From SFO

SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (CBS SF) — Being drunk, making jokes about bombs, and wearing offensive clothing, can all get you kicked off a plane, and as evidenced by a Southwest flight from SFO to Los Angeles International Monday night, you can also get kicked for what you say to fellow passengers.

04/07/2015

Airport Layover (credit: Thinkstock)

5 Least Annoying American Airports To Spend A Layover

If leaving the airport isn’t a possibility, here is a look at five of the best airports for layovers in America.

02/13/2015

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Passenger With Flu-Like Symptoms Causes Ebola Scare At SoCal Airport

A passenger with flu-like symptoms caused an Ebola scare at a Southern California airport Sunday.

10/12/2014

serial stowaway Marilyn Hartman. (San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

Bay Area Stowaway Who Sneaked On Plane From SJ To LAX Gets Out Of Jail Early

A Bay Area stowaway who was recently ordered to serve 177 days in jail for violating probation by returning to Los Angeles International Airport is out of custody.

08/16/2014

Marilyn Hartman (CBS SF)

San Jose Stowaway Sentenced To 177 Days In Jail After LAX Arrest

A woman who was arrested twice last week after sneaking onto a flight from San Jose to Los Angeles and then returning to Los Angeles International Airport days later has been sentenced to nearly six months in jail, a city attorney’s office spokesman said Wednesday.

08/13/2014

serial stowaway Marilyn Hartman. (San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

Serial Stowaway Arrested Again At LAX, One Day After Her Release From Jail

A woman who snuck onto a plane at Mineta San Jose International Airport, flew to Los Angeles and was arrested shortly after said she “wouldn’t dare” do it again. One day after her release from jail, she reneged on her vow.

08/07/2014

Marilyn Hartman (CBS SF)

San Jose Stowaway Vows To Not Sneak On Planes Again

A woman who snuck onto a plane at Mineta San Jose International Airport and flew to Los Angeles says she wouldn’t dare to sneak on a plane again after pleading no contest Wednesday.

08/07/2014

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