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UK agency asks BAA to sell 2 more airports

BAA Ltd., the owner of Heathrow airport, must sell another London airport and one in Scotland to promote greater competition, Britain's anti-monopoly agency said Wednesday. Full story

Heathrow airport developing snow plan

The owner of London's Heathrow airport, responding to a critical report of chaos and cancellations during December snowstorms, said Thursday it will  improve its response to bad weather and other emergencies. Full story

Brief alert at London's Heathrow airport over: police

British police said on Thursday a security alert at London's Heathrow Airport was over and a cordon at Terminal 5 had been lifted. Full story

Atlanta learns lessons from snow storm

New Englanders dug out from under more than 2 feet of snow and children in hundreds of Days after a few inches of snow crippled the city, children are still home from school, icy highways are still littered with hundreds of abandoned cars and grocery stores are still running low on staples such as m Full story

9 worst luggage incidents of all time

Most travelers worry about airlines losing their bags, but that's nothing compared to these tragic tales. Full story

Travel chaos eases, but not Heathrow criticism

Managers at Heathrow boasted last month that the airport was working flat out to ensure it "will once again be prepared for the onset of winter." Then a few inches of snow fell. Full story

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  Travel chaos easing in the UK

After recent snowfall paralyzed London's Heathrow Airport, two-thirds of its flights are due to take off from there today. ITN's Neal Connery reports.

  Dec. 21: Nightly News Tuesday broadcast

Census data shows southward migration; Torrential rains continue to flood S. California; Heathrow hamstrung by heavy snow; New START treaty passes key senate vote; 9/11 first responders urge passage of health bill; America's College Debt Crisis; ' Spider-Man' to resume production after accident; Mak

  Heathrow hamstrung by heavy snow

The world's biggest international airport remained at least partly paralyzed on Tuesday as hundreds of flights were cancelled and officials warned travelers that normal service wouldn't resume before Thursday. NBC's Brian Williams reports.

  Runways open at Heathrow airport

Both runways are now open at London's Heathrow International Airport. NBC's Stephanie Gosk reports.

  Terminal misery at Heathrow

Heathrow airport officials have effectively cancelled the holiday plans of thousands of travellers. Meanwhile, there is mounting outrage and criticism of how Heathrow handled the latest snow. ITV's Chris Choi reports.

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