Avelo Airlines coming to Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport

A new airline is launching in the Western United States later this month. Avelo Airlines, the first new mainline airline in America in nearly 15 years, will serve 12 smaller airports, including Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. Introductory fares will start at $19. Service in the Valley will begin on May 3.

Deputies de-escalate tense Oakland airport situation with temperature, Tasers

Terminal 1 at the Oakland International Airport was closed for nearly four hours Tuesday morning after a suicidal man with a knife threatened to harm himself. But deputies were able to de-escalate the situation by altering the temperature inside the airport and deploying Tasers - not guns -  yielding a positive and non-deadly ending to a tense morning.