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Delta is tightening its rules around bringing emotional support animals on flights

Beginning on March 1st, passengers flying with a trained service animal will have to submit a veterinary health form and / or immunization records 48 hours before departure.In addition to the current requirement of a letter signed by a doctor or licensed mental health professional, passengers flying with a psychiatric or emotional support animal will need to submit an emotional support / psychiatric service animal request form, along with a confirmation of animal training form 48 hours before departure.

Christie criticizes reports of his airline security handling

Chris Christie is disputing reports suggesting he tried to get special treatment that he enjoyed while he was governor.The former Republican governor of New Jersey tweeted on Thursday that a report about how he tried to enter a security line at Newark Liberty International Airport was "pure fiction.

Passenger on Chicago train gets doused with chemicals, man arrested

A man aboard the Chicago Transit Authority allegedly doused a woman with a liquid from a bottle before starting a small fire.(Davel5957)

Chicago police reportedly arrested a man riding a Chicago Transit Authority train during rush hour Thursday after they said he doused another passenger with chemicals and sparked a small fire.

Pope Francis marries flight attendants at 36,000 feet


Ciuffardi and Podest share two young children.(AP)

Francis then offered to marry the LATAM flight attendants aboard the Airbus 321 en route to the northern beach city of Iquique, and they readily agreed.

TV crew attempts to pass fake bomb through airport security

Nine people claiming to work for a TV network tried to smuggle a fake explosive device past a security checkpoint at the Newark Liberty airport, according to the TSA.(iStock/TSA)

The Transportation Security Administration confirmed that nine people working for a cable television station were arrested on Thursday after they tried to pass a fake bomb through security at Newark Liberty International Airport.

Congress Likely Racing Toward a Government Shutdown

(WASHINGTON) — A bitterly-divided Congress hurtled toward a government shutdown this weekend in a partisan stare-down over demands by Democrats for a solution on politically fraught legislation to protect about 700,000 younger immigrants from being deported.”

In the House, Republicans muscled the measure through on a mostly party-line 230-197 vote after making modest concessions to chamber conservatives and defense hawks.