TSA delays knives rule NBC News has learned that the Transportation Security Administration has decided to delay a controversial new rule that would have allowed small knives to be carried on passenger aircraft.The TSA calls this a temporary delay, but have not decided a new implementation date. More
Hacker says app could hijack a plane Could this be the deadliest smartphone app ever? A German security consultant, who's also a commercial pilot, has demonstrated tools he says could be used to hijack an airplane remotely, using just an Android phone. Speaking at the Hack in the Box security summit in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Hugo Teso said Wednesday that he spent three years developing SIMON, a framework of malicious code that could be used to attack and exploit airline security software, and an Android app to run it that he calls PlaneSploit. More
FAA to close 149 air traffic towers under cuts Under orders to trim hundreds of millions of dollars from its budget, the Federal Aviation Administration released a final list Friday of 149 air traffic control towers that it will close at small airports around the country starting early next month. More
Snow ties up European planes, trains, roads Frankfurt's airport closed, trains stopped running under the English Channel, and the French army was ordered to help clear roads — all because of a sudden dump of oddly late snowfall on Western Europe. More
Eastbound I-94 reopens near Clearwater, Minn., after accidents CLEARWATER, Minn. - The eastbound lane of Interstate 94 from Clearwater to Monticello has reopened after numerous accidents closed that stretch Tuesday morning. 1. Two more arrested in connection with alleged bar assault 03/3/2015 - 3:14 am | View Link
Bike-friendly communities named today — Next transpo worry: default — Amtrak gears up for reauthorization and Richfield, Minn.” More ... Read the House letter: http://politico.pro/1bss6Z7 MMM, TASTY: The New York MTA is expanding a partnership with Taste NY, including a new store in Grand Central Terminal that will sell food and drink from the Empire ... 10/15/2013 - 3:29 am | View Link
CP reopens line after Minnesota oil spill The affected site, near the town of Parkers Prairie, Minn., is 150 miles northwest of Minneapolis. The cause of the derailment is not yet known. Initial cleanup efforts Wednesday were hampered by low temperatures, which made oil spill recovery efforts more ... 03/28/2013 - 7:44 am | View Link
Obama the Unseemly "Obama: Protect Servicemembers From Deceptive Practices"--headline, USA Today, April 27 With DNC in Mind, City Bans Carrying Urine, Feces "Minn. Terminal Reopens After Bag Causes Evacuation"--headline, Associated Press, April 27 Longest Books Ever ... 04/30/2012 - 10:34 am | View Link
Minn. terminal reopens after bag causes evacuation MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Officials say a Minneapolis-St. Paul airport terminal has reopened after a suspicious bag prompted an early morning evacuation. Airport police evacuated the ticketing lobby at the smaller of the airport's two terminals and closed ... 04/27/2012 - 10:04 am | View Link
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Enbridge files to replace problem pipeline in Minnesota ... Enbridge Energy said Monday that it wants to build a second major crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota, replacing a 1960s-era line that has ruptured repeatedly. 05/26/2015 - 9:43 am | View Website
MSP to move fast-growing Spirit Airlines to bigger terminal MSP’s Terminal 2 is near capacity, forcing the airport to shuffle fast-growing Spirit to the bigger Terminal 1. 05/26/2015 - 6:52 am | View Website
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WASHINGTON — U. S. government agencies are investigating at least 11 threats against specific international commercial flights made on Monday afternoon, apparently phoned in to police by the same person, U. S. officials said on Tuesday. One flight, Air France flight 22 from Paris, was escorted by two U. S.
Driving back and forth between Maine and Florida twice a year, as we’ve done for more than a decade now, you get a small chance to take the pulse of America on a regular basis, or at least the Atlantic Seaboard slice of it. Based on our mid-May trip, I’d have to say the state of our union, as the presidents always describe it, is good.
Bigger, faster and more extreme are what count when it comes to roller coasters. So what’s an amusement park to do with aging coasters when those record-breaking crowd pleasers from years ago are being overshadowed by today’s scream machines? A coaster makeover, of course.