A 27-year-old man was arrested at Oakland International Airport on Sunday morning after he allegedly brandished a small knife he said he intended to use to harm a police officer, a spokesman for the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office said.
The man, whose name is being withheld pending formal charges, can be seen on surveillance video released by the Sheriff’s Department apparently looking into a parked patrol car.
Sgt. Ray Kelly said Sunday that “luckily our deputies were not in the car. They were out on foot patrol.”
CHARLOTTE, NC – Two planes carrying more than 50 passengers each struck one another while pulling back from the gate at Charlotte Douglas airport on Sunday morning.
No passengers were reported injured and both aircraft are now being inspected to better determine the damage caused by the collision, which happened at 9:45 a.m.
American Airlines released a statement shortly after the collision between flights American Airlines 5141 to Augusta, Georgia and American Airlines 5366 to Nashville, Tennessee.
The travelers on both planes were also rebooked on other flights, the airline said.
No further information has been released at this time.
“A twin-engine Piper aircraft went down in Lake Okeechobee while on approach to Pahokee Airport at approximately 3:30 p.m. today,” the Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement. “The flight departed from Tampa International Airport. The FAA is investigating. However, the National Transportation Safety Board will be in charge of the investigation and will release updates.”
5 people were dead at the scene.
Southwest Airlines has finally announced details on its Hawaii flights, with tickets on sale Monday and the first flight taking off March 17.
The initial flights will be between Oakland and Honolulu, with additional flights from Oakland and flights from San Jose added in April and May. Tickets are available on Southwest’s website for the new routes.
Two people are dead and several others were injured after a car allegedly crashed into a number of bicyclists and pedestrians in New Orleans — about two miles away from the Mardi Gras festivities, police said.
The #NOPD is investigating a traffic fatality in the 3200 block of Esplanade Avenue. Initial reports show two victims were struck by a vehicle at the location. The victims were pronounced dead on scene by EMS. #NOPDalert pic.twitter.com/yDDl8EoMXF
— NOPD (@NOPDNews) March 3, 2019
A nightmare came true for one family in Florida when a plane fell from the sky and crashed through the roof of a home.
The pilot of the flight was killed, but a trainee pilot and eight people inside the home all walked away with minor injuries.
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NASHVILLE — Metro police on Monday arrested a Bellevue, Tennessee, man on public intoxication charges after he tipped servers $22,000 at a downtown hotel bar.
It all started when friends of Joel Boyers called police after they said they received strange texts from him about taking drugs that “increased his intelligence” and drinking while carrying a gun.