An unaccompanied youngster was denied boarding by American Airlines workers.

An unaccompanied youngster was not permitted to purchase 

food during a layover by American Airlines workers.

First-time solo teen passengers were not permitted to purchase food during  

layover.He repeatedly asked for permission but was advised to stay  

with the group by personnel.After repeatedly asking staff for  

permission, American Airlines refused to let a 15-year-old purchase food  

during a layover between flights.The young man was travelling alone  

from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Albany, New York,