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Disturbance on LA-to-Hawaii flight brings FBI, fighter jets

Jaren Yang, the passenger, said no one was injured and noted that he and other passengers were not aware of a disturbance until the pilot announced a security threat 20 minutes before landing. He was restrained in his seat with duct tape for the rest of the flight. But Paul Delacourt, special agent in charge at the FBI's Honolulu office, confirmed Friday night that the cockpit was not breached, nor did Uskanil even make it to the cockpit door.



Fighter Jets Scrambled After 'Disturbance' on American Flight

The aircraft landed safely and the man was arrested . Several passengers subdued him, and he was arrested on the ground by Federal Bureau of Investigation. They are now taking us off the plane a few rows at a time for dog sniffing and interviews. There were 181 passengers and six crew members aboard the plane, an American Airlines spokeswoman said.



MS jobless rate falls to lowest level since 1976

Charlotte County, meanwhile, continued to have the highest jobless percentage count in the three-county area, at 4.3 percent. The jobless numbers released by the state do not include persons that have given up on finding a job and are no longer reported as unemployed .



Trump told Russians firing 'nut job' Comey eased pressure

The senior White House adviser under scrutiny by United States investigators is someone close to the president, according to these people, who would not further identify the official. Mr Trump has denied any collusion with Russian Federation, and called the investigation into his campaign the "single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history".



Comey agrees to testify in Senate

DONALD TRUMP TOLD Russian diplomats that firing the "nut job" FBI Director James Comey relieved "great pressure" on him. It says the president then told Russia's foreign minister and ambassador that he "faced great pressure because of Russian Federation".


WH denies Trump asked Comey to pledge loyalty

WH denies Trump asked Comey to pledge loyalty

In an interview with Fox News Channel's Jeannine Pirro set to air Saturday, Trump suggested eliminating the daily briefings and instead having one every two weeks - conducted by him. "We need to understand the true nature of the events that led up to director Comey's dismissal", Schumer said Thursday. It was not clear when Comey would speak for himself.