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*Ethiopian Airlines plane had been bound for Rome. GENEVA, Feb 17- Swiss authorities detained the hijacker of an Ethiopian Airlines flight that was forced to land at Geneva's international airport on Monday, airport police said, adding that passengers and crew were safe.
HIJACKER OF ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES PLANE AT GENEVA AIRPORT HELD, SITUATION "UNDER CONTROL", NO INJURIES- AIRPORT POLICE.
GENEVA, Feb 17- A hijacked Ethiopian Airlines flight landed at Geneva's international airport on Monday, but it was not immediately clear who had seized the plane or if any demands had been made.
GENEVA, Feb 17- A hijacked aircraft landed at Geneva's international airport early on Monday, an airport spokesman said without giving details of the flight.
Hundreds of more flights are canceled as airlines struggle with storm-battered Valentine's weekend schedules.
*Rosneft says expects Ryazan refinery back to normal by Feb. 19. MOSCOW, Feb 13- Russia's top oil producer Rosneft said it had halted output of oil products at its Ryazan refinery, a key fuel supplier to Moscow's airports, after a fire late on Wednesday caused by a railcar crash.
WASHINGTON, Feb 12- U.S. business and labor leaders urged Congress on Wednesday to raise the federal gasoline tax to prevent a fund that pays for road and bridge projects from running out of money as early as September.
Dallas, Seattle and other cities are connecting their airports to downtown by rail in hopes of easing headaches and attracting more business.
The FCC's deadline for public comment on permitting voice calls on planes is Friday. Many international carriers already allow it.
ISTANBUL, Feb 11- A 22 billion euro project to build a third airport in Istanbul will be delayed for at least 10 months after a Turkish court sought further investigation into its environmental impact, a group challenging the project said.
LaGuardia Airport is on track for a $3.6 billion overhaul that should remove it from a number of travelers' "most-hated" lists.
Severe weather in the Northeast and Midwest led to flight cancellations, highway closures, train delays and power outages.
More than a dozen hotels are investigating a report that customer data was stolen at a number of locations.
A day after the Super Bowl lucked out with exceptional weather, air, train and road travel was tied up with snow and ice.
At least two ride-sharing services have suspended some passenger pickups at LAX and SFO amid ticketing complaints.
Nearly 2,000 flights had been canceled Wednesday morning as the U.S. faced another day of severe weather. Atlanta's airport was hardest hit.
Airports are busy rolling out major upgrades and expansions in places such as San Francisco, Denver, New York and New Orleans.
One of the country's most congested air spaces is expected to get worse with the addition of about 1,200 private jets during Super Bowl week.
The facility, which Larry Page, Sergey Brin and Eric Schmidt are building at San Jose's airport, is expected to be finished next year.
Travel headlines for Wednesday include updates on the Metro-North derailment investigation and NYC's gridlock alert.