A German Shepherd who was likely beaten and left for dead in Alaska boarded a plane Thursday morning to fly back to his home state after successful surgery in Rancho Cordova.
The computer problem that has cut off Alaska Airlines’ ability to put passengers on planes was caused by a combination of two fiber optic cuts in the Sprint system.
Alaska Airlines says that in response to snow forecasts, it has decided to cancel 38 flights into and out of Seattle and Portland, Ore., beginning at 6 a.m. Wednesday. The airline urged customers to check the airline website before leaving for the airport.
Officials say a Hawaii-bound Alaska Airlines flight safely returned to Sacramento International Airport after a bird struck one of its engines.