Some MSP Airport Workers On Hunger Strike For Better WagesTwin Cities airport workers set up a traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony just outside baggage claim on Wednesday -- one of America's busiest travel days of the year. It is where they could talk about the work they do, and the difficulty of raising a family on $10 an hour.
Where Does Lost Luggage At MSP End Up?We are heading into the busiest travel week of the year. About 30,000 people pass through security at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport each day, more during the holidays.
MSP Airport Art Exhibit Explores U.S. - Cuban RelationsA new art exhibit at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport marks the reopened relationship between the United States and Cuba. "Buoyancy" opened Oct. 5 on both Concourses E and F in the airport's Terminal 1-Lindbergh. The title refers to the Cuban people's spirit through more than a half-century of trade embargoes.
Suspicious Bag Prompts Partial Evacuation Of MSP AirportA suspicious bag that tested positive for explosive material prompted a partial evacuation of Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport early Thursday morning, according to an airport official.
FAA Suspends Landings On 1 MSP Airport RunwayThe Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has suspended landings at one of the runways at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.
Crews Douse Small-Plane Fire At MSPA single-engine plane fire was quickly extinguished Thursday afternoon at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. MSP officials say fire crews responded to a report of a fire at about 2:25 p.m. at Signature Flight Support.
Delta Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Green BayA Delta Air Lines flight from Green Bay to Minneapolis had to make an emergency landing after an engine was damaged by an apparent bird strike shortly after takeoff. Airport director Tom Miller says the Airbus A319 with 78 people on board safely returned to Green Bay just before 8 a.m. Friday.
Suspect Injured Following Officer-Involved Shooting At MSPOne man was hospitalized Saturday night after an officer-involved shooting at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. After the shots were fired, police blocked off a portion of Terminal 1 for several hours to investigate.
Terror Suspect's Sister: 'I Feel Like My Brother Got Set Up'We are learning more about one of the six Minnesota men accused of trying to join ISIS. The sister of 20-year-old Guled Omar spoke to WCCO Wednesday evening. "I believe that my brother is innocent and that he didn't do anything wrong," Shukri Omar said.
Investigation Details 10 MSP Airport BreachesMinnesota's largest airport has had 10 breaches of perimeter security fences and gates in the past decade, several involving military service members who strayed into restricted areas, according to an Associated Press investigation.
Minn. East African Leaders Call For MSP Airport Wage IncreaseMinnesota's East African leaders are calling for a $15 an hour minimum wage at the airport. That's nearly double the state's current minimum wage of $8 an hour. A new employment report shows thousands of East Africans working at the airport are earning poverty-level wages.
Delta Air Lines Offers 'Pet Tracking' DevicePet owners know that traveling can be stressful. You either have to find someone to take care of your furry family member, or take them with you. And if you're flying, that's a whole other level of stress. If your dog or cat is too big to fit under the seat in front of you, they have to go into the cargo space of a plane.