Many passengers we spoke to said they were unable to receive information about what was happening while they were stuck at LAX.
These passengers were on a United flight that was delayed during all of the chaos at LAX.
They were several terminals away from the shooting scene, but they were aware of what was happening.
Yolanda and Anthony Barton described the atmosphere at the airport.
"I was just feeling... I pray to God there isn't some crazy madman that's going to be running down this terminal because we knew it was a gunman and we knew he was on a rampage shooting. But we didn't know the details exactly where he was at that time," Yolanda said.
"Somebody was mentioning possibly this could be terrorists...a TSA member was shot. This could be a terrorist attack," Anthony described the scene.
Families of the passengers were actualltextingng and calling them during the incident. Yolanda and Anthony told us they were getting more information from their family members who were watching television than from anyone at the Los Angeles airport.
Friday, April 11 2014 6:08 PM EDT2014-04-11 22:08:56 GMT
A year-long, multi-agency investigation resulted in the arrest of 28 people for charges ranging from murder to racketeering. Law enforcement officers from the Baton Rouge Police Department, East BatonMore >
A year-long, multi-agency investigation resulted in the indictment of 28 people for charges ranging from murder to racketeering.More >
Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:39:56 GMT
Often times it's tough for soldiers returning home from service to get re-established in their community and it can be especially difficult for injured soldiers to adjust. That's why there's Homes forMore >
Homes for Heroes, a program that helps injured soldiers get free homes, helped one Kansas City soldier Tuesday. More >
A government office says a South Korean passenger ship carrying about 470 people has sent a distress call off the southern coast after it began leaning to one side.More >
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Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:35 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:35:14 GMT
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Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:22 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:22:12 GMT
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Saturday, April 12 2014 6:07 AM EDT2014-04-12 10:07:09 GMT
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Monday, April 14 2014 3:09 PM EDT2014-04-14 19:09:11 GMT
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Tuesday, April 15 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-04-15 22:13:36 GMT
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A family was injured Tuesday afternoon in an apartment fire in Independence.More >