David Schaper

David Schaper appears in the following:

United Airlines Says It Will Offer Travelers Coronavirus Tests At The Airport

Thursday, September 24, 2020

A pilot program on flights from San Francisco to Hawaii would give on-the-spot tests for the virus that causes COVID-19. Travelers who test negative would not be required to quarantine upon arrival.

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Congressional Inquiry Faults Boeing And FAA Failures For Deadly 737 Max Plane Crashes

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

An investigation into the troubled plane's development and certification finds a "disturbing pattern" of Boeing design flaws, management failures and "grossly insufficient oversight by the FAA."

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Airline Workers Brace As Federal Aid Runs Out This Month

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Flight attendants, pilots and other airline employees hope a deadlocked Congress will agree to extend a federal payroll relief program and prevent mass layoffs.

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Residents Of Kenosha, Wis., Say Racism Runs Deep In Their Community

Wednesday, September 02, 2020

President Trump visited Kenosha after the police shooting of Jacob Blake. Residents lament the violence that left swaths of the city damaged, but understand the wide racial inequities that led to it.

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Kenosha Protests, Violence Expose Racial Disparities Among The Worst In The Country

Wednesday, September 02, 2020

Kenosha residents lament the violence and destruction that left swaths of their city damaged or destroyed, but many understand the anger over biased policing and wide racial inequities that led to it.

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Updates From Kenosha, Wisconsin Following Jacob Blake Shooting

Saturday, August 29, 2020

We get the latest from Kenosha, Wisconsin, following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a teenage gunman is now facing criminal charges over the deadly shooting of protesters.

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Police Union In Kenosha, Wis., Provides Account Of Jacob Blake Shooting

Friday, August 28, 2020

The union says Blake was armed with a knife and fought with the officers who tried to arrest him, putting one of them in a headlock.

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Kenosha, Wis., Residents Question City's Leadership After Recent Shootings

Thursday, August 27, 2020

The anger in Kenosha, Wis., is still palpable days after the shootings of Jacob Blake and three protesters. Residents are now questioning the city's leadership.

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Peaceful Protests In Kenosha, Wis., As Demonstrators Remember Shooting Victims

Thursday, August 27, 2020

The shootings of the three protesters appeared to change the tenor of demonstrations on Wednesday night. The protests had turned violent a night earlier when two people were killed.

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Illinois Teenager Arrested After Fatal Shooting Of 2 Protesters In Kenosha, Wis.

Thursday, August 27, 2020

The arrest of the 17-year-old comes as new details become available in the probe of the police shooting of Jacob Blake. There are multiple investigations into the wounding of the Black man.

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The Pandemic Is Changing How People Get Around

Sunday, August 16, 2020

Among the things the coronavirus pandemic is changing is how people get around. People are walking, biking and driving more, but using buses, trains and Uber less.

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TSA Finds 3 Times Usual Rate Of Guns At Checkpoints, Despite Drop In Air Traffic

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

While screening 75% fewer people at airports this summer than last, the security officers discover guns hidden in carry-on bags at a rate surpassing last summer. And 80% of those guns are loaded.

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Aging Dams Across The U.S. Pose Catastrophic Risks

Monday, July 27, 2020

A dam that failed in Michigan in May isn't the only one at risk — thousands of aging dams nationwide are not just in poor shape but weren't built for today's heavier rains caused by climate change.

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FAA Orders Thousands Of Boeing 737s To Undergo Emergency Inspections

Friday, July 24, 2020

The agency says older 737 Classic and Next Generation planes that have been in storage because of the COVID-19 pandemic might have developed engine valve problems that could lead to engine failure.

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Airlines Are Bracing For Potential Layoffs As Federal Payroll Aid To Expire Soon

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Airlines report huge losses during the pandemic despite a brief summer uptick in travel. The federal payroll aid is about to run out, and tens of thousands of airline employees may lose their jobs.

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FAA Inches Closer To Approving Boeing's Fixes To Troubled 737 Max

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

The FAA says an airworthiness directive for Boeing's 737 Max is near, but it still may be months before the troubled plane flies passengers again.

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Coronavirus Costs Delta Air Lines Nearly $6 Billion In 2nd Quarter

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

A sharp drop in air travel due to the pandemic cuts into Delta's bottom line, but the airline says it will continue to block out middle seats to create more distance between passengers.

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United Airlines Tells 36,000 Employees They Might Lose Their Jobs

Wednesday, July 08, 2020

With bookings down and cancellations on the rise amid a surge in new COVID-19 cases, United's furloughs will be a "gut punch" to employees when federal coronavirus relief funding runs out.

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No Federal Mandates For Masks On Planes Or Empty Middle Seats

Thursday, July 02, 2020

As some airlines try to sell every seat on every flight, the Trump administration urges them to leave some seats empty and wants passengers to wear masks, but neither will be required.

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DOT Inspector General's Report Says Boeing Misled FAA

Wednesday, July 01, 2020

Boeing failed to tell regulators about significant changes it made to an automated flight control system when developing the 737 Max, according to the Transportation Department's inspector general.

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