Asiana Airlines said it is paying $10,000 to each of the passengers aboard Flight 214, which crashed in San Francisco last month."It is separate to medical compensation," spokeswoman Lee Hyo-min told CNN. She said even those who were not injured can receive payment. The spokeswoman added that passengers who collect the money "can still sue us."
San Francisco Bay Area commuters got a reprieve from a potential transit strike when a judge granted California Gov. Jerry Brown's request for a 60-day cooling-off period in negotiations between the Bay Area Rapid Transit Agency and two of its largest unions.