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Travelers in the Global Entry program can move quickly through passport processing at airports, saving up to 70 percent of the time it takes to get through the checkpoint.

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport will begin participating this month in a program that speeds up processing through customs checkpoints for pre-approved fliers. Read more»

Chile’s Puyehue-Cordón Caulle volcano as seen from space Saturday.

Flights in South America were resuming late Tuesday, after being disrupted by clouds of ash from an erupting volcano in Chile, BBC News reported. Read more»

Ash spews from the Eyjafjallajokull volcano in Iceland on April 17, 2010. Another volcano, Grimsvoetn, erupted Sunday, shutting down the country's airspace and threatening air travel in Europe and the United Kingdom.

A volcano in Iceland has erupted, shutting down the country's airspace Sunday a year after the eruption of the Eyjafjallajokull volcano caused aviation chaos across Europe. Read more»

NPR commentator Juan Williams was fired for expressing his fear of Muslims, and quickly landed a $2 million contract with Fox, the Fearmonger Network. Read more»

Frankfurt's airport is deserted Friday, after volcanic ash shut down most air travel in Europe.

About 8,000 flights in Europe were canceled on Thursday and about 16,000 were expected to be grounded Friday — well over half the number normally criss-crossing the continent. Read more»