Flight diverted due to unruly passenger

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An Alaska Airlines flight out of Seattle bound for Atlanta was diverted to Kansas City because of an unruly passenger Sunday.

 An Alaska Airlines flight out of Seattle bound for Atlanta was diverted to Kansas City because of an unruly passenger Sunday.

Officials with the airline said a man on the plane started yelling and making passengers uncomfortable.

The unruly passenger was removed and the flight continued on to Atlanta.

The flight landed an hour and 20 minutes later than was originally scheduled.