United said it would take full responsibility for the "tragic accident that should never have occurred" and that pets should never be placed in the overhead bins.
Then, days later, the airline sent a German Shepard that was supposed to go to Kansas was sent to Japan.
United said in a statement that the flight attendant did not realize the dog was inside the carrier because she did not hear the passenger's warning. But an hour into the flight, the plane stopped in Ohio.
United said that the dogs were put on the wrong planes when being moved from connecting flights in Denver.
On Monday, a French bulldog puppy named Kokito suffocated in an overhead bin, after a flight attendant insisted the owner stow the dog there for a three-hour flight from Houston to NY.
Things just got even worse for United Airlines. The bill is called Welfare of Our Furry Friends Act, or WOOFF.
And on Tuesday, United mixed up the flight itineraries of two dogs flying in cargo, sending one to Japan that was meant to go to Kansas City.
Prosecutors in Houston are investigating to determine if criminal charges are warranted, AP said.
Irgo arrived back with his family on Thursday after United chartered a private plane from Japan.
United Airlines is retiring its fleet of Boeing 747 aircraft that are affectionately known as the ÒQueen of the SkiesÓ and marked the occassion with a final flight from San Francisco to Honolulu, Hawaii.
He made three interceptions in 14 games for the winless Browns past year while making 65 tackles and forcing two fumbles. New England was one of the teams that had interest in Jason McCourty a year ago before he signed with the Browns.
The defense secretary said that the U.S. needs to lead and provide the substance for the reconciliation effort. Secretary Mattis praised Ghani's recent offer to negotiate with the Taliban without preconditions.
Mattis said the goal was to convince the Taliban that they could not win, which would hopefully push them towards reconciliation. Afghan forces, while "unsteady", probably will maintain control of most major population centers in 2018, he added.
Clifford's lawyer says it's an attempt to have the matter decided in private arbitration, "thus hiding the truth from the public". Clifford filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles last week that sought to invalidate the agreement so she could 'set the record straight'.
I didn't know he moved here ( Benue State) and didn't spend much time ... and then moved to Nasarawa. "Mr. President, I stand here today to talk on behalf of the women, children and the aged of Benue state".
On February 13, over two dozen people including two senior police officers were killed in a suicide blast on Mall Road. Security has been tightened following the attack and all exit and entry points to the vicinity have been secured.
At least 31 Palestinians and four Israelis have been killed since Trump's announcement, which set off major protests. Palestinians in the occupied territory have lived under Israeli military rule for more than half a century.
Media outlets reported that Southeastern Grocers said Thursday it will closed 19 stores in SC and 11 in North Carolina. It will continue to operate 582 stores under the brands Harveys, Bi-Lo, Winn-Dixie and Fresco y Más.
For some lucky couples getting married on Pi Day, &pizza is throwing free weddings at their restaurants in four cities. Since this year's Pi Day falls on a Wednesday, Baker's Square Wednesday free pie slice comes into play.
Two BJP leaders Ajay Pratap Singh and Kailash Soni will be trying their luck for Upper House from Madhya Pradesh . Notably, a candidate needs the support of 39 Assembly members to secure a berth in the Upper House of Parliament.
These smart heating systems use internet-connected radiator valves to set the temperature in your home on a room-by-room basis. To get all of that setup, you'll want to hit the link below as it has all of the step-by-step instructions.
At the very outset of the tape, the control tower was heard warning the pilot, "I say again, do not proceed towards Runway 20". Aviation experts say a definitive cause of the accident can not be pinpointed without a thorough investigation.
President Blocks Broadcom's Plan To Take Over Qualcomm
Buying Qualcomm would have make Broadcom the third-largest chip maker, behind Intel Corp. and Samsung Electronics Co. In September, Trump blocked a Chinese state-owned company from acquiring an American semiconductor firm.
Missing worker feared dead after Texas chemical plant blasts
Crews were eventually evacuated from the vicinity due to the risk of another explosion and possible exposure to unsafe chemicals. The Environmental Protection Agency deployed an on-site co-ordinator to help monitor air emissions, spokesman David Gray said.
Lok Sabha adjourned till noon
Protests in the Lok Sabha over the range of diverse issues continued disrupting the resumed Budget Session. To this, Leader of the Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad said "No Bill can just be finished in five minutes".