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Charleston airport evacuated for two hours over suspicious iPad

The iPad was spotted shortly after 5 a.m. EST (1000 GMT) by U.S. Transportation Security Administration screeners as it went through an x-ray unit, airport Executive Director Paul Campbell said. After TSA screeners determined that the iPad "didn't look exactly right," the building was evacuated and the bomb squad called in, Campbell said.
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