- Extra Mississippi police patrols, road blocks through June 5 Updated: May-31-16 6:58 am
GULFPORT, Mississippi - Wherever you travel in South Mississippi throughout this week, chances are you will see safety checkpoints or officers pulling over motorists.
- Few Memorial Day airport headaches, most wait times bearable Updated: May-30-16 7:08 pm
MIAMI - Travelers who had braced for long lines and long waits were instead moving through most U.S. airports fairly quickly Monday, as the busy Memorial Day travel weekend drew to close.
- Spanish man in rush for plane causes Cologne security scare Updated: May-30-16 11:22 am
BERLIN - A Spanish man in a rush for his plane caused a security scare at Germany's Cologne-Bonn airport Monday when he skirted security screening, causing authorities to shut down and evacuate a terminal and stop all departures from it for more than two hours, police said.
- Official remind people to wear life jackets while boating Updated: May-29-16 11:37 am
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama - Less than a day after a man died in an accident on Lake Tuscaloosa, the city council was raising awareness about boating safety.
- Pilots pay tribute to comrade whose WWII plane crashed Updated: May-28-16 9:04 pm
NEW YORK - Air show pilots performed an aerial salute Saturday to their comrade who died after his World War II-era plane crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey a day earlier.
- NTSB: No specific cause behind fatal Tupelo plane crash Updated: May-28-16 2:57 pm
TUPELO, Mississippi - A preliminary report by the National Transportation Safety Board into a plane crash in Mississippi that killed four people does not point to a specific cause for the crash and says the pilot reported smoke in the cockpit shortly after taking off.
- NTSB: No specific cause behind fatal Tupelo plane crash Updated: May-28-16 2:36 pm
TUPELO, Mississippi - A preliminary report by the National Transportation Safety Board into a plane crash that killed four people does not point to a specific cause for the crash and says the pilot reported smoke in the cockpit shortly after taking off.
- Expecting worst, holiday travelers find fast airport lines Updated: May-28-16 2:36 am
ATLANTA - Fast moving airport security lines at the start of the Memorial Day weekend could bode well for return travelers Monday.
- Public safety officials urging safe driving this weekend Updated: May-27-16 7:06 pm
PIERRE, South Dakota - State public safety officials are urging people to stay safe while traveling during this Memorial Day holiday weekend.
- IndyCar drivers find comfort in having strong safety team Updated: May-27-16 1:13 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Dario Franchitti doesn't remember the crash that ended his career three years ago in Houston.
- Hawaiian Airlines: Expect longer security waits this weekend Updated: May-26-16 11:04 pm
HONOLULU - Hawaiian Airlines says travelers should expect even longer wait times than usual at Honolulu International Airport over the busy holiday weekend.
- AP: Intruders breach US airport fences about every 10 days Updated: May-26-16 9:48 am
Under pressure to prevent people from sneaking onto runways and planes at major U.S. airports, authorities are cracking down - not on the intruders who slip through perimeter gates or jump over fences, but on the release of information about the breaches.
- School bus firm to settle safety lawsuit for $11.5 million Updated: May-26-16 9:05 am
SAN FRANCISCO - An attorney representing mechanics for a school bus company says the company has agreed to pay $11.5 million to settle a lawsuit claiming they used unsafe buses to transport San Francisco students.
- Man with knife jumped Minneapolis-St. Paul airport fence Updated: May-26-16 6:37 am
MINNEAPOLIS - In February 2015, a man jumped a security fence protecting Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and was arrested near a terminal gate after crossing the airfield. Authorities found a knife on him.
- San Francisco airport says 0 breaches in 2015; AP found 3 Updated: May-26-16 1:15 am
SAN FRANCISCO - A year after an Associated Press investigation reported San Francisco International Airport led the country for people getting over fences and through gates, officials there say they've had no more perimeter security breaches.
- Fewer intruders get over security fences at McCarran Airport Updated: May-26-16 1:11 am
LAS VEGAS - Fewer intruders are getting past the security fences that protect McCarran International Airport's runways than years past.
- AP: 12 security fence breaches at Chicago's 2 big airports Updated: May-26-16 1:07 am
CHICAGO - An Associated Press investigation has found that people climbed over or crashed cars through security fencing around Chicago's two main airports more than authorities have disclosed.
- Naked man gives Honolulu airport 4th security fence breach Updated: May-26-16 1:06 am
HONOLULU - Honolulu International Airport had one more perimeter security breach than authorities have previously disclosed.
- Texas airports see respite from perimeter security intruders Updated: May-26-16 1:03 am
DALLAS - Intruders got over the fencing that protects Texas' two busiest airports more than authorities disclosed, though there were no breaches last year.
- At Charlotte's airport, 2 security fence jumpers in 2015 Updated: May-26-16 1:02 am
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Two people jumped fences that protect the runways and planes at Charlotte Douglas International Airport in 2015.
- Denver airport ups fence security, but intrusions persist Updated: May-26-16 1:01 am
DENVER - Two intruders got past perimeter security at Denver International Airport, including one last year and another in January.
- AP: 21 security fence breaches at Sky Harbor since 2004 Updated: May-26-16 12:58 am
PHOENIX - Intruders breached security fencing around Sky Harbor International Airport more than authorities disclosed, according to an Associated Press investigation.
- AP: 14 security fence breaches at Detroit airport since 2004 Updated: May-26-16 12:45 am
ROMULUS, Michigan - An Associated Press investigation has found that people crashed cars into or otherwise breached the security fencing at Detroit Metropolitan Airport more than authorities have disclosed. In all, there were 14 intrusions from 2004 through mid-February.
- Fewer fence jumpers at Florida's 4 busiest airports in 2015 Updated: May-26-16 12:42 am
MIAMI - Fewer people are getting over or through the security fencing and gates that protect planes at Florida's four busiest airports.
- Philadelphia airport breached twice in 2015, once in 2016 Updated: May-26-16 12:38 am
Two intruders got past fences or gates outside Philadelphia International Airport last year, and at least one more so far this year.