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TSA Would Like To Remind Everyone Flying For The Holidays That You Can’t Bring Guns In Your Carry-On

After a record year finding guns in travelers’ carry-on bags at the nation’s airports, the Transportation Security Administration wants to take a second to remind everyone flying for the holidays that weapons need to be in your checked baggage and declared to authorities. Through Nov. 17, the TSA has stopped a record 1,931 travelers attempting to get on planes with … [More]

Photos: Don't Bring Fake Chainsaw Or Ninja Turtles Nunchucks In Your Carry-On Baggage, Okay?

    With the Thanksgiving holiday season bearing down on us, the Transportation Security Administration wants to remind travelers what not to put in their carry-on. So they invited the press to JFK International Airport’s Terminal 4 yesterday to show off some of the strange items the TSA has confiscated. Show More Summary

PSA: You can carry ice skates on airplanes, but not fake chainsaws

NEW YORK — The Transportation Security Administration displayed thousands of items on Tuesday that were confiscated from carry-on bags over three months at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport. As the chaotic holiday travel season approaches,...Show More Summary

Why You Need to Sign up for Express Airport Check-In Right Now

2 weeks agoTechnology : The Goods

The Transportation Security Administration is looking to recruit millions of travelers to join its Pre-Check program. If you're a frequent flier, you should be one of them.

Ceremony to mark one-year anniversary of fatal shooting at LAX

Mayor Eric Garcetti will join a ceremony at Los Angeles International Airport on Saturday to mark the one-year anniversary of a shooting at Terminal 3 that claimed the life of Transportation Security Administration Officer Gerardo I. Hernandez.

Ceremony to mark one-year anniversary of fatal shooting at LAX

3 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Mayor Eric Garcetti will join a ceremony at Los Angeles International Airport on Saturday to mark the one-year anniversary of a shooting at Terminal 3 that claimed the life of Transportation Security Administration Officer Gerardo I. Hernandez.

TSA Confiscares Raygun Belt Buckle BECAUSE TERRORISM!

3 weeks agoNews : Reason

Award-winning videographer Sean Malone had a raygun belt buckle confiscated recently by the good folks at the Transportation Security Administration (TSA). You know, because all of the 9/11 hijackers were packing rayguns or something. Malone...Show More Summary

TSA: Cannon barrel found on flight to California

In the annals of strange things found by Transportation Security Administration workers in passengers' luggage, this discovery might have been one of the more potentially explosive.

TSA: Cannon barrel found on flight to California

4 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

In the annals of strange things found by Transportation Security Administration workers in passengers' luggage, this discovery might have been one of the more potentially explosive.

86% of Frequent Fliers Dissatisfied With the Transportation Security Administration

4 weeks agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

People who fly frequently continue to be dissatisfied with the Transportation Security Administration and regard the screenings at airport security checkpoints to be ineffective, according to a survey which was conducted by FrequentShow More Summary

Frequent travelers give TSA low marks despite PreCheck expansion

The Transportation Security Administration is falling flat in its efforts to win the hearts of frequent fliers.

TSA Implements ‘Do Not Board’ List & Mandatory Use Of Gloves In Response To Ebola

This past Friday, the 17th of October 2014, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) implemented directive MD 100.5 in response to the Ebola fears spreading throughout the United States.   MD 100.5, the Do Not Board Due To Threat...Show More Summary

Lawsuit: TSA Agents Opened Urn and Spilled Ashes Throughout Suitcase

2 months agoNews : Reason

Shannon Thomas of Cleveland, Ohio is suing the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and wenty unnamed TSA agents for opening an urn containing his mother's ashes and spilling them throughout his suitcase. Cleveland Scene magazine broke...Show More Summary

Whistleblowers Under Threat in SCOTUS Case, Lawmakers Warn

A former air marshal's whistleblower case against the Transportation Security Administration is getting support from a bipartisan group of lawmakers, who say the Obama administration's legal position would "grant agencies unprecedented power to decide when employees may expose misconduct."

Ex-TSA officer accused of secretly recording female co-worker in restroom

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

A former U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA)officer accused of secretly recording video of a female co-worker inside an employee restroom at Nashville International Airport has been charged with several felonies, authorities said on Tuesday. Daniel Boykin, 33, was charged with...

Pre? or Not Pre??

2 months agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

The kiosk spit out my boarding pass as I begin my unintentional journey around the world; and for the first time, I was not eligible for the Transportation Security Administration Pre? line. For the first time in who knows how long,Show More Summary

Nude Body Scanners Case Thrown Out By Court of Appeals

2 months agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

In a split vote of 2-1, “the United States 11th District Court of Appeals denied a petition filed by Jonathan Corbett who was suing the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for violating the Fourth Amendment with the Rapiscan Secure 1000 SP full body scanners”, according to... The post Nude Body Scanners Case Thrown Out By Court of Appeals appeared first on The Gate.

ACLU: TSA Now Using ‘Hypothetical Threats’ to Assign Passengers to Watchlists

2 months agoNews : Reason

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has put out a new report intended to analyze the performance of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in the operation of he watchlists...Show More Summary

Former air marshal's whistle-blower case moves to high court

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

A federal air marshal who was fired in 2006 after exposing government plans to withdraw security from airliners asserted in U.S. Supreme Court filings Monday that the way the Transportation Security Administration restricts the release of sensitive information is arbitrary and inconsistent.

TSA Tries to Pat Down Man After Flight

Ben Swann Truth in Media: Last Saturday, Kahler Nygard took a Spirit Airlines flight to Denver to visit with friends. When he departed from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, Transportation Security Administration agents patted him down and allowed him to board his flight. Show More Summary

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