TSA officials say the rate of airport screeners missing work during the partial government shutdown has stabilized — but still at unusually high numbers — just before a three-day holiday weekend that is likely to bring bigger airport crowds.
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A motorcyclist is dead after police say he struck a guardrail in north Charlotte on Wednesday afternoon.
A man was struck by a car in north Charlotte early Wednesday, according to officials.
The shutdown showdown is having an impact on local TSA employees. Some say working without pay is taking a toll on them.
Federal officials plan to ease restrictions on flying small drones over crowds and at night, which would give a boost to the commercial use of unmanned aircraft.
At a penny more expensive on the week, the national gas price average ($2.25) increased for the first time since October.