Incidents ranged from fence jumpers taking shortcuts and intoxicated drivers crashing through barriers to mentally ill intruders.
“At this point, I’m on my way to the bar,” said one delayed passenger.
Cancellations dotted the departure and arrival boards at Metro Airport on Monday as a result of the developing snowstorm which engulfed the east coast.
The Michigan Department of Transportation says that certain changes in concrete making in recent years have increased concrete’s alkalinity, making it more vulnerable to deterioration.
A runway at Detroit Metropolitan Airport has reopened after the bursting of two tires on a landing plane closed it for several hours.
Detroit Metro Airport spokesman Mike Conway said that the plane had 150 people onboard. The plane was unable to make it to the McNamara Terminal on its own.
A Dearborn hospital is conducting an emergency drill Wednesday that focuses on the Ebola virus.
Officers found $8,000 in wallets in her carry-on bag, $4,000 sewn into a cloth pouch, nearly $1,000 in envelopes, $3,000 in her blouse and $2,000 sewn into the strap of her bra.
An Alabama man arrested at Detroit Metro Airport when he was caught with a knife in a shoe in his carry-on luggage says he put it there hoping it wouldn’t be detected by an x-ray scanner.
TSA officials say the man was caught hiding the weapon in the lining of his shoe.