Hawaii volcano: Mauna Loa’s eruption creates rare dual-eruption event with nearby volcano that’s been erupting since 2021

CNN — As the sun rose over Hawaii Volcanoes National Park on Monday, the sky was ablaze with the glow of two erupting volcanoes. The world’s largest active volcano, Mauna Loa, erupted for the first time in nearly 40 years on Sunday evening, joining its neighboring volcano, Kilauea, which has been erupting for more than … Read more

A pilot and passenger have been rescued after a small plane crashed into power lines in Maryland

CNN — [Breaking news update, published at 12:59 a.m. ET] The pilot and passenger who were trapped in a plane for hours after it crashed into power lines in Montgomery County, Maryland on Sunday have been rescued, the fire department chief said and Montgomery County lifesaver Scott Goldstein early Monday morning. Both were taken to … Read more

More than1,000 US flights delayed Sunday as major airports urge passengers to arrive early for travel

New York CNN — A severe weather system in several parts of the United States has prompted the three major airports serving New York to urge passengers to arrive early for flights on what is expected to be one of the busiest travel days of the year. As of Sunday morning, 1,056 flights to, from … Read more

Buffalo snow: Western New York digs out from up to 6 feet of accumulation

CNN — Heavy snowfall is expected to continue piling up in western New York state through Sunday after a historic storm saw the Buffalo area record record snowfall totaling more than 6 feet in some regions. Just after 11 p.m. Saturday, the National Weather Service in Buffalo issued a special weather statement warning that a … Read more

Buffalo snow: Historic storm slams western New York with nearly 6 feet of snow

CNN — A historic snowstorm hits western New York on Saturday with more than 6 feet of snow in some places, closing roads, triggering driving bans and canceling flights the weekend before the Thanksgiving holiday . Extreme snowfall “will produce near zero visibility, very difficult or impossible travel, damage to infrastructure and could cripple the … Read more

TSA to conduct additional training after passenger is allowed on a flight with two boxcutters, agency says

CNN — The Transportation Security Administration admits multiple failures and institutes alerts to security guards at airports nationwide after a man ran through a checkpoint with two box cutters. The move comes as passengers are expected to flood airports ahead of Thanksgiving. TSA security checkpoint officers at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport failed to follow protocol … Read more

Texas air show: 2 vintage military aircraft collide midair in Dallas. Here are the latest developments

CNN — Two World War II military planes collided mid-air and crashed at Dallas Executive Airport during an air show on Saturday afternoon, killing all on board. More than 40 fire units responded to the scene after the two vintage planes – a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress and a Bell P-63 Kingcobra – crashed during … Read more

Goran Gogic: Former heavyweight boxer charged with trafficking over $1 billion worth of cocaine

CNN — Former heavyweight boxer Goran Gogic has been charged with shipping more than $1 billion worth of cocaine through US ports, the US Department of Justice announced on Monday. The 43-year-old Montenegrin man was arrested on Sunday evening as he tried to board an international flight from Miami, the DOJ said in a press … Read more

4 airport workers fall ill at LAX from apparent gas leak

CNN — The four people injured in an apparent gas leak Monday at Los Angeles International Airport were all airport employees, according to an update provided by the Los Angeles Fire Department. The condition of the most seriously ill victim changed from serious to critical after the incident. A woman and three men were working … Read more

Inside the Secret Prisoner Swap That Splintered the U.S. and China

4:30 a.m., Sept. 25, 2021, Tianjin, China A pair of prison vans approached the terminal at Tianjin Binhai International Airport carrying two Canadians, blindfolded and disoriented from 1,019 days in captivity. On the moonlit tarmac, an unmarked U.S. Gulfstream jet waited to take them home. Nearby, the Canadian ambassador paced the carpeted lounge. Fifteen time … Read more