‘Horny’ passenger on United flight fired after allegedly molesting female seatmate

A woman is suing United and a passenger she was sitting next to after he allegedly molested her during a July 2016 flight.  (iStock) A man accused of molesting a woman on a United Airlines flight in July 2016 has been fired from his position as a commercial pilot at FedEx. A drunk Monte Wedl was … Read more‘Horny’ passenger on United flight fired after allegedly molesting female seatmate

Warner Bros. proposes solution to Hollywood sign tourist traffic with $100 million aerial tramway

Residents living near the famed Hollywood sign have complained for years about the volume of tourists visiting, which they claim has worsened in recent years thanks to social media, ridesharing apps and GPS  (iStock) Warner Bros. studios has offered to fund a $100 million aerial tramway that would take tourists to and from the Hollywood sign … Read moreWarner Bros. proposes solution to Hollywood sign tourist traffic with $100 million aerial tramway

Man and child visiting Gatorland get stuck on zipline above alligator pool

A trip to the Gatorland theme park in Orlando turned frightening for a man and child after they became stranded on a zipline 40 feet above a pool of alligators. Footage of the incident, which was shared to Facebook on Saturday by WESH anchor Stewart Moore, shows the man and boy stuck midway through the … Read moreMan and child visiting Gatorland get stuck on zipline above alligator pool

Couple loses passports, $1,800 hotel reservation on ‘nightmare’ vacation

Next time you board an international flight, double — no, triple — check that your passport is with you.  (iStock) Next time you board an international flight, double — no, triple — check that your passport is with you. Otherwise, you may run the risk of ruining your vacation, just like 27-year-old couple Lewis Mundy and Kimberley Floyd did.  … Read moreCouple loses passports, $1,800 hotel reservation on ‘nightmare’ vacation

Las Vegas’ MGM Resorts, Caesars Entertainment workers to be given panic buttons

Workers will be able to discreetly notify managers of any abuse they encounter on the job with the new devices.  (iStock) Staffers at Las Vegas’ MGM Resorts International and Caesars Entertainment, two of Sin City’s largest hotel and casino resorts, are set to be provided with panic buttons to report any abuse they encounter on … Read moreLas Vegas’ MGM Resorts, Caesars Entertainment workers to be given panic buttons

Passenger arrested with 60 pounds of marijuana at Nashville airport claims he had ‘no idea’ it was in luggage

The man was arrested for the heist upon deplaning in the Music City air hub.  (Metropolitan Nashville Police Department) Not even Febreze could mask one man’s alleged attempt to smuggle nearly 60 pounds of marijuana into Nashville International Airport, a stunt for which he was soon arrested. On July 5, Jose Medina Ayala was charged … Read morePassenger arrested with 60 pounds of marijuana at Nashville airport claims he had ‘no idea’ it was in luggage

Allegiant passengers claim they weren’t allowed to evacuate ‘smoke-filled cabin’ after emergency landing

Two different people claimed that the cabin was filled with smoke and passengers weren’t allowed to immediately evacuate.  (Reuters) An Allegiant flight had to make an emergency landing shortly after takeoff when it experienced mechanical issues Wednesday. Flight 101 was on its way to Phoenix from Cedar Rapids, Iowa when it was forced to turn … Read moreAllegiant passengers claim they weren’t allowed to evacuate ‘smoke-filled cabin’ after emergency landing

Woman plays accidental matchmaker on airplane, shares live updates as romance unfolds

A plane passenger played accidental matchmaker after trading seats with someone on a recent flight.  (Rosey Blair) A woman played unintentional matchmaker on a recent flight and posted social media updates on the romance live from the plane. Rosey Blair shared the epic love story on Twitter Tuesday, sparing none of the juicy details. PHOTOGRAPHER … Read moreWoman plays accidental matchmaker on airplane, shares live updates as romance unfolds

Stranded Frontier passengers offered $400 vouchers that allegedly won’t arrive for 30 days

Frontier passengers were left scrambling after the airline cancelled a flight to Las Vegas over the holiday break.  (iStock) Passengers planning to spend the holiday break in Las Vegas were left stranded in North Carolina after Frontier Airlines cancelled their flight last minute Monday night. Flight 115 was set to depart from Raleigh-Durham International Airport at … Read moreStranded Frontier passengers offered $400 vouchers that allegedly won’t arrive for 30 days

Airbus’ Beluga plane gets cute new makeover

An airplane named BelugaXL now has a paint job to match.  (Airbus) Airbus BelugaXL plane has received a quirky new makeover — and it’s already making people smile. The aeronautics company rolled out the new look, in which the massive plane now resembles a white beluga whale. AIRBUS TO CREATE BEDS FOR AIRPLANE CARGO HOLD The … Read moreAirbus’ Beluga plane gets cute new makeover

Passengers evacuate United Express flight via emergency slide after smoke detected in cabin

Passengers were forced to use the emergency slide after smoke was detected in the plane cabin.  (iStock) Passengers onboard a Mesa Airlines flight, operating as United Express, from Arlington, Va., to Houston, Texas, had to deplane via the emergency slide after smoke was detected in the cabin, authorities said. According to reports, the flight was … Read morePassengers evacuate United Express flight via emergency slide after smoke detected in cabin

Disney’s Toy Story Land to officially open this weekend

Upon arriving at the park in Orlando’s Hollywood Studios, guests instantly “shrink” to the “size of a toy.”  (Disney) It’s a big weekend for Walt Disney World enthusiasts, as the highly anticipated Toy Story Land will open at last on June 30. Upon arriving at the park in Orlando’s Hollywood Studios, guests instantly “shrink” to … Read moreDisney’s Toy Story Land to officially open this weekend