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TSA: U.S.-bound flights face more screening

The Transportation Security Administration says passengers flying into the United States from certain countries will be subject …

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Dutch say they’ll use full body scanners for U.S. flights

The Netherlands will immediately begin using full body scanners for flights heading to the United States to prevent future terrorist …

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Airport Check-in: United’s LineBusters keep lines moving

LineBuster, a handheld device, tells roaming United agents at airports if customers have been automatically rebooked on another …

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London arrest just the latest in pilot drinking episodes

The arrest of a United Airlines pilot this week for allegedly drinking too much before entering the cockpit is the latest in …

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Unions push Obama to fix ailing airline industry

Three decades of airline deregulation have helped make air travel more accessible to consumers through lower fares.

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United pilot is charged with being over alcohol limit

A United Airlines pilot who failed a breathalyzer test shortly before he was due to take off has been charged with having too …

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U.K. police suspect United pilot of being drunk

A United Airlines pilot was pulled from a plane and arrested shortly before takeoff after a co-worker suspected him of being …

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A guide to Chicago’s ethnic neighborhoods

From Greektown to Chinatown, from the Polish Triangle to Pakistani restaurants on Devon Street, Chicago has a wealth of diverse …

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Colonial Williamsburg brews up an 18th century-style coffeehouse

Visitors will be able to experience an 18th century-style coffeehouse when R. Charlton’s Coffeehouse opens Nov. 20 on Duke of …

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United Airlines plans to retire its last 737

Capt. Bob Russo has flown for United since 1978, with nearly all of his years in the cockpit of a Boeing 737. When he lands the …

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