United passengers to be fully reimbursed

Doctor Dragged Off United Flight Was Convicted Of Felony Of Offering Prescription Drugs For Sex With Patient

Doctor Dragged Off United Flight Was Convicted Of Felony Of Offering Prescription Drugs For Sex With Patient

The Royal Jordanian even tweeted a meme with a caption "We are here to keep you #united".

United Airlines have announced that all passengers on board flight 3411, from which a passenger was forcibly removed on Sunday, will have their tickets refunded. "Currently, they are focused only on Dr. Dao's medical care and treatment".

One of the three Chicago Department of Aviation officers who dragged Dao has been placed on leave pending an investigation.

"If you're injured, or dragged off the airplane, or falsely arrested, you can sue", said Andrew Harakas, head of the aviation law group at Clyde & Co. "Yeah, probably", Thomas Demetrio, Dao's attorney, told reporters Thursday.

"That is not who our family at United is".

United Airlines' CEO Oscar Munoz offered his "deepest apologies" to Dao.

"That's when they told me they needed the seat for somebody more important who came at the last minute", Fearns said.

Manchester City an improving team, warns Vincent Kompany
Pep Guardiola's men now hold a hefty advantage over their top-four rivals but United and Arsenal do both have games in hand. Leroy Sane drilled in Kevin de Bruyne's pass after a quick counter, with Sergio Aguero's far-post volley sealing it.

He was left bloodied after the Sunday evening incident at Chicago Airport and the footage provoked worldwide outrage, reported CBS News. He also promised that United will never again use law enforcement to remove a passenger in a similar situation.

"It was a system failure", he said, when asked about the event as a whole.

His daughter says the 69-year-old is the father of five children.

In an interview on "Good Morning America" on ABC, United CEO Oscar Munoz vowed his airline would never again have police remove a paid customer from a plane if no one decides to leave voluntarily based on financial incentives.

Speaking of his employees, Munoz said: "They all have an incredible amount of common sense, and this issue could have been solved by that".

But his lawyers say he plans to.

After passengers already boarded the plane, United said it needed to clear some seats because four members of another flight crew needed to sit down.

Russian Federation presses for Syria chemical attack investigation
Rycroft said "samples obtained from Khan Sheikhun " have "tested positive for the nerve agent sarin or a sarin-like substance". Syria joined the OPCW in 2013 under severe worldwide pressure following a deadly chemical attack on a Damascus suburb.

"I do look forward to a time when I can ... as much as I've been able to apologize directly to him for what happened", Munoz said.

In rule 25, which lays out why passengers can be denied boarding, airline staff are required to go through a list of procedures to deal with overbooking. "No one should be treated that way", he said.

Dr. David Dao was dragged from the airliner after he refused to give up his seat on the full flight.

Officers with the Los Angeles Airport Police do not get involved in civil matters such as business disputes between airlines and passengers. Those documents are often the first steps toward a lawsuit.

No passengers on the plane have mentioned that Dao did anything but refuse to leave the plane when he was ordered to do so.

The video of a man being dragged off a United Express flight shined an unwanted spotlight on the police force that guards Chicago's two main airports and could threaten the agency's future.

Also on Wednesday, a Chicago alderman said representatives from United and the city's aviation department have been summoned before a city council committee to answer questions about the confrontation at O'Hare Airport.

Conte takes blame after Chelsea fall at Old Trafford
Obviously they are ahead of us, they're playing for the title, and for them it's important to win this game. Ander Herrera: He'd be in line for player of the season if United weren't so shit.

"They kicked that guy off the plane to make money", Christie said Wednesday.

Recommended News

  • Trump to Abe: US to boost defences against North Korea

    Trump to Abe: US to boost defences against North Korea

    It is the latest in a series of tests which the North has been conducting in pursuit of its goal of developing a nuclear missile. It comes a day before the start of a meeting between the US President and China's President Xi Jinping in Mar-a-Lago.
    Zidane's Gamble Pays Off As Real Win Five-Goal Thriller

    Zidane's Gamble Pays Off As Real Win Five-Goal Thriller

    With the team we have, we can do damage to any side - our DNA at Real Madrid is to fight to the end and we have done that. The key today was Isco´s performance, who capped off a great game by scoring the victor in the 90th minute.
    Polls open in Turkey's historic referendum on reforms

    Polls open in Turkey's historic referendum on reforms

    I watched as queues of voters turned up to a polling station in Ankara where the voting process was quick and efficient. A one-man system is like that", said Istanbul resident Husnu Yahsi, 61, who said he was voting "no".
  • Diego Costa drops a hint over his future at Chelsea

    Diego Costa drops a hint over his future at Chelsea

    You're playing on the field and at the same time enjoying what he does because he is a top player. Costa said in the London Evening Standard: "Playing with Eden is something handsome ".
    Pakistan to submit new dossier on Jadhav to UN

    Pakistan to submit new dossier on Jadhav to UN

    Muslims protest against Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif for the death sentence given to Kulbhushan Jadhav, in Allahabad, on Friday. Furthermore, arrests and raids done by Pakistan security agencies on Jadhav's tip-offs are also shared in it with detail.
    Next Star Wars movie to feature new female character

    Next Star Wars movie to feature new female character

    Disney CEO Bob Iger said in March that the filmmakers were "not changing ( The Last Jedi ) to deal with her passing". Kenney added they had to go through regrouping after the sudden death of the actress previous year .
  • Teenager Vondrousova wins 1st WTA title at Biel Ladies Open

    Teenager Vondrousova wins 1st WTA title at Biel Ladies Open

    World No.18 Strycova will face Marketa Vondrousova in an all Czech semi-final after she eliminated Kristyna Pliskova 6-2 7-5. I was just trying to stay with her, do what I always do: fight and not give up.
    Referendum in Turkey: A poll which is

    Referendum in Turkey: A poll which is "not normal"

    The outcome is expected to have a huge effect on Turkey's long-term political future and its worldwide relations. Republic People's Party, or CHP, deputy chairman Erdal Aksunger predicted the figure could even increase to 60%.
    13 arrested in pro and anti-Trump rallies

    13 arrested in pro and anti-Trump rallies

    He was the first major-party nominee in four decades to not release his tax returns, saying it was because he was under audit. It was a separate event from the many Tax Day protests that peacefully happened in several other cities across the country .
  • Playoff fever takes over Toronto with both Leafs, Raptors vying for wins

    Playoff fever takes over Toronto with both Leafs, Raptors vying for wins

    The Raptors' start to the fourth was a nightmare of turnovers and missed free throws as Milwaukee increased its lead. Toronto rallied with a big second quarter holding the Bucks to just 16 points and taking a 51-46 lead into halftime.
    Arkansas execution plan major test for drug secrecy measures

    Arkansas execution plan major test for drug secrecy measures

    Let me add one final point, though, that a recent poll here in Arkansas put approval of the death penalty upwards of 60 percent. Drugmakers have largely objected to having their products used in executions and have refused to sell to prisons for that goal .
    Conte back at Old Trafford and hoping to celebrate again

    Conte back at Old Trafford and hoping to celebrate again

    Chelsea's preparations for the game were affected by the loss of goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois with an ankle injury during the week. The Manchester rivals meet at City's Etihad Stadium on April 27. "We don't want that to happen a third time", Pogba told MUTV .

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.