News bites: Still not interested

Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-S.C.) has once again ruled himself out as a potential replacement for outgoing Transportation Ray LaHood.

Rapper Kanye West and actress Kim Karshadian are at the center of a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) controversy because they were alleged allowed to skip security checkpoints at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Cities like Charlotte, N.C., and Phoenix, Ariz., are worried about losing their airport hub status as a result of the American Airlines-U.S. Airways merger.

Amtrak is reportedly looking for a new chief financial officer.