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Officials warn of measles exposure at 3 US airports

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a young woman with measles who traveled through three airports in the United States may have passed the highly transmittable virus on to other travelers, flight crews and airport workers.

Denver airport embraces paperless passes

Denver -- A Transportation Security Administration spokeswoman said a new program at Denver International Airport allows passengers to use paperless boarding passes.

TSA spokeswoman Carrie Harmon said the program implemented by TSA and United Airlines officials at the Denver airport allows passengers to board using boarding passes downloaded to their mobile phones, The Denver Post reported Friday.

While boarding-pass readers will be able to check the downloaded passes on passengers' mobile phones, all passengers will still be required to provide some form of government-issued identification.

Denver International Airport is one of nearly 40 U.S. airports now taking part in the "Paperless Boarding Pass" pilot program, the Post said.

United flight diverted due to disruptive passenger

New York, January 24 -- A United Airlines flight from Washington was diverted Saturday due to disruption caused by a passenger.