News bites: Sunrise for Sunrail

Your morning transportation speed-read:

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood is in Orlando, Fla., for the signing ceremony for a commuter rail there.

Delta Airlines is eliminating flights to several small-town airports.

A Colorado woman tried to give a Transportation Security Administration officer a taste of the pat-down medicine.

A hailstorm in its hub of Denver caused United Airlines to cancel several flights.