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Bay Area Sees Record Highs Shattered In Heat Wave

The Bay Area saw record high temperatures in several places Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service. Downtown San Francisco saw temperatures reach 88 degrees, surpassing the previous record of 87 degrees set in 1922.

05/14/2014

TSA agents at Oakland International Airport said they confiscated 81 pounds from marijuana found in luggage on May 2, 2014. A 26-year-old woman has been arrested in the case. (TSA)

Oakland Airport TSA Agents Find 81 Pounds Of Pot In Luggage, Woman Arrested

A woman attempting to fly from Oakland International Airport to Mississippi was arrested Friday morning after Transportation Security Agency inspectors said they found more than 80 pounds of marijuana in her luggage.

05/02/2014

Oakland International Airport after a jet was struck by lightning on approach on March 31, 2014. (CBS)

Plane Struck By Lightning On Approach To Oakland International Airport

A flight arriving in Oakland Monday afternoon was struck by lightning in its approach to the Bay Area, but was undamaged and no one onboard was injured, an airline spokeswoman said.

03/31/2014

Linton Johnson, a passenger on Delta Air Lines flight 4454, took video of a smoke-filled cabin after the plane landed at Oakland International Airport on February 26, 2014. (CBS)

Scary Landing At Oakland Airport After Smoke Fills Plane

Passengers on a Delta Air Lines flight from Los Angeles to Oakland on Wednesday night became terrified when smoke suddenly filled the cabin after landing.

02/27/2014

Terminal 2 at Oakland International Airport. (CBS)

Oakland Airport Food And Retail Workers Plan Strike During Holidays

Food and retail workers at the Oakland International Airport said Thursday that they plan to strike at some point during the holiday season to protest what they say are unfair labor practices, including low wages.

11/14/2013

A traveler checks the departures board at San Francisco International Airport for delays. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

LAX Shooting Causing Bay Area Flight Delays

A shooting at Los Angeles International Airport Friday morning has caused delays and cancellations of some flights to and from Bay Area airports, officials said.

11/01/2013

Terminal 2 at Oakland International Airport. (CBS)

Travelers On Oakland-Utah Flight Stuck At Airport For Nearly 12 Hours

Passengers on a flight from Oakland International Airport to Utah endured nearly 12 hours of delays and had to deal with issues on three separate planes, before they left for their destination on Monday.

10/29/2013

A Honolulu-bound Alaska Airlines flight was diverted to Oakland airport for an emergency landing after a bird strike. (CBS)

Possible Bird Strike Forces San Jose-To-Honolulu Flight To Land In Oakland

A passenger jet from San Jose bound for Honolulu had to make a precautionary landing at Oakland International Airport Wednesday morning following a possible bird strike, officials said.

10/16/2013

Oakland International Airport

Keep Your Shoes On, Oakland Airport Launches Expedited Screening

Oakland International Airport rolled out a TSA Pre-Check program Sunday that will allow some travelers to keep their shoes and jackets on when passing through security.

10/13/2013

Terminal 2 at Oakland International Airport. (CBS)

Oakland Airport Workers Strike Over Moves To Cut Benefits

Around 180 food and retail workers staged a one-day strike at Oakland International Airport Friday, picketing in front of the airport to protest what they say are efforts by their employer to cut pay and benefits.

08/30/2013

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