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  • The uncertain future of undocumented children

    On a warm day last spring, 16-year-old Hugo Pascual Tomás and his older brother Francisco left their home in Guatemala and set off on a 2,700-mile quest to find their mother. The boys had been left in the care of their elderly grandparents in 2001,...
  • TSA reminds air travelers of Pre-check enrollment

    TSA reminds air travelers of Pre-check enrollment
    With peak holiday air travel season approaching, Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officials are reminding Hampton Roads travelers of its pre-screening services. For a $85 fee, area travelers can speed through the screening process at most...
  • Bob Hope Airport reports higher passenger numbers

    Bob Hope Airport reports higher passenger numbers
    The number of passengers at Bob Hope Airport increased by more than 5% each in September and October compared to the same period last year, the most significant increase since 2008, according to the latest statistics. This past October, the airfield...
  • OIA to introduce travel app

    OIA to introduce travel app
    In time for one of the busiest travel seasons of the year, the Orlando International Airport has a new app to make travel easier. That’s the hope, at least, with a download available beginning tomorrow. The app, which is free in the Apple and...
  • Officials OK $1.25-billion midfield terminal and transit links at LAX

    Officials OK $1.25-billion midfield terminal and transit links at LAX
    The remodeling of Los Angeles International Airport took a major step Thursday when officials approved the construction contract for a $1.25-billion midfield concourse that will add 11 passenger gates to accommodate growing air travel. City airport...
  • Construction contract awarded for LAX midfield concourse

    Construction contract awarded for LAX midfield concourse
    The modernization of Los Angeles International Airport took a major step forward Thursday with approval of the construction contract for a $1.25-billion midfield concourse that will add 11 passenger gates to accommodate growing air travel. City...
  • Most travelers want airports to warn them about delays, wait times

    Most travelers want airports to warn them about delays, wait times
    The biggest travel headache is getting stuck in a long airport line, and travelers think it's time that airports did something about it. In a survey of more than 2,000 travelers, 93% said they want airports to warn them about delays and wait times at...
  • Obama's new Cuba policy expected to boost travel to island

    Obama's new Cuba policy expected to boost travel to island
    President Barack Obama's outreach to Cuba is stoking a pent-up demand for travel to the once-forbidden island, boosting prospects for more flights from Florida airports and raising expectations that the policy of openness will lead to new cruise...
  • 6 things to help ease your way through LAX this holiday season

    6 things to help ease your way through LAX this holiday season
    If the notion of almost 3 million fliers expected at Los Angeles International Airport has you in a panic, here are six ways to help you cope. Passenger levels are forecast to spike to 200,000 on some days, particularly in the run-up to Christmas and...
  • FLL Airport expects more than 1.5 million holiday travelers

    Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is expecting more than 1.5 million travelers to fly in and out of its terminals for the holiday travel period that began Friday and runs through Jan. 5, officials announced Monday. On average, 84,000...
  • Atlanta baggage handler charged with helping smuggle guns onto flight

    Atlanta baggage handler charged with helping smuggle guns onto flight
     A Delta Air Lines baggage handler has been charged with helping another man smuggle 18 handguns onto a flight from Atlanta to New York City, in a scheme that prosecutors said ran for years and also involved assault weapons. Eugene Harvey, 31, has...