(NEW YORK) -- Southwest Airlines pilots are preparing to picket as front-line employees at the airline complain of mismanagement, low staffing, scheduling chaos and a lack of food and hotels for pilots and flight attendants. Unions representing Southwest's front-line employees say the airline is severely... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — In a distressing turn, hospitalizations for COVID-19 in southwestern Missouri have surpassed their winter peak, according to the local health department. On Monday, Greene County hospitals reported 251 patients who had been admitted for COVID, compared to a previous high of 237... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As Americans flock back to air travel, airlines are scrambling to retrain crew and staff airport operations positions -- the job hasn’t been easy with flight cancellations piling up. Southwest canceled 2,687 flights in June according to flight tracking site Flightaware.com. In... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- After issues with one of its weather data providers, Southwest Airlines was forced to ground all of its flights overnight and is now working to restore connectivity. In a statement Monday night, the carrier shared: "We are beginning to resume flight operations... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A former Southwest Airlines pilot pleaded guilty on Friday to a federal charge of committing "a lewd, indecent, or obscene act" mid-flight while he was the pilot in command. After the Aug. 10, 2020, flight from Philadelphia to Orlando reached cruising altitude,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A storm system is pushing east with fire danger, gusty winds, severe storms and heavy mountain snow on Tuesday. A new wildfire spread in Lincoln County, New Mexico, with evacuations prompted as wildfires are covering up to 4,000 acres with 0% containment. Elsewhere,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — There were over 140 reports of severe weather on Saturday across northern Florida, most of Alabama and parts of Georgia. This included five reported tornadoes and a 76 mph wind gust that was reported at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The reports also included... Read More.
By Max Golembo, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Severe weather struck the Upper Midwest Monday in South Dakota and Minnesota with golf ball size hail, lightning and gusty winds.Later on Tuesday and into Tuesday night, severe weather will move... Read More.
BY: HOPE OSEMWENKHAE, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Record low temperatures were set in over a dozen states on the East Coast on Saturday with temperatures in the teens and 20s and frost advisories remain in effect through Sunday morning from Alabama to... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Rivers continue to flow out of their banks from Texas to West Virginia where 18 states are on alert for flooding on Wednesday.The Kentucky River and Ohio River are most at risk for... Read More.
By JON HAWORTH, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Southwest Airlines has made the decision to no longer allow emotional support animals on their flights following a decision by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) last month to revise the Air Carrier Access Act... Read More.
By DANIEL MANZO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The holiday storm that has been tracking across the country brought some severe weather and heavy rain to parts of the Midwest and the south on Wednesday.There was one reported tornado... Read More.