JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) – Nearly 10,000 villagers have left their homes around the Mount Agung volcano on the Indonesian tourist island of Bali because of a possible eruption, officials said Friday.
SAN DIEGO (AP) – The busiest border crossing in the United States will close this weekend to the more than 40,000 cars that pass through it daily to Mexico.
HONOLULU (AP) – A Turkish man accused of inflight behavior that prompted bomb-threat procedures and U.S. military fighter jets to escort the American Airlines plane to Hawaii is mentally competent to stand trial and must be detained without bail to protect the community, a federal judge in Honolulu ruled Thursday.
HONOLULU (AP) – The Latest on an attempt to close a hearing for a man accused of inflight behavior that prompted fighter jets to escort the airplane (all times local):
TRUCKEE, Calif. (AP) – Snow fell in the Sierra Nevada on the last day of summer, giving the towering mountain range shared by California and Nevada a wintry look in September and making travel hazardous.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A California dentist who was aboard an Asiana Airlines plane that crashed in San Francisco four years ago – killing three girls and injuring roughly 200 others – reached a settlement Thursday with the airline, ending what her attorney said was the last pending lawsuit in the U.S. stemming from the crash.
HONOLULU (AP) – A federal judge in Honolulu was scheduled to hear arguments Thursday whether to close a hearing for a Turkish man accused of inflight behavior that prompted fighter jets to escort the airplane to Hawaii last May.
Airlines plan to resume flights to Puerto Rico as early as Friday after Hurricane Maria left the island territory without power.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – An American Eagle jet flying from Dallas-Fort Worth aborted its landing in Santa Fe, New Mexico, because of the airport’s faulty wind-speed sensor, an airport official said.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – A far-flung Alaska town is known for having streets that are among the most taxi-congested in the U.S. in proportion to the small number of people who call it home.