Southwest bans woman accused of assaulting flight attendant

DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines is banning a woman who is accused of punching a flight attendant in the face. An airline executive told employees Thursday about banning the woman and expressing support for crew members who face hostile passengers. The incident happened after a plane from Sacramento, California, that landed in San Diego on Sunday. San Diego Harbor Police arrested 28-year-old Vyvianna Quinonez and charged her with felony battery.