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  • More guns seized at OIA than at any other Florida airport

    More guns seized at OIA than at any other Florida airport
    TSA officers have stopped more armed passengers trying to board flights at Orlando International Airport than at any other Florida airport, according to the Transportation Security Administration. The last attempt was Sunday morning, when a St....
  • Police: Irate air passenger fights authorities during pat-down

    Police: Irate air passenger fights authorities during pat-down
    A 22-year-old Maryland man trying to board a flight Friday night at Midway International Airport swore at and shoved a TSA agent and then fought with police after being told he faced a pat-down search, authorities said. Benjamin Geraci, 22, of the...
  • Bob Hope Airport safe from sequestration cuts, so far

    Bob Hope Airport safe from sequestration cuts, so far
    Bob Hope Airport will avoid the impact of $85 billion in automatic federal spending cuts that are slated for midnight Friday -- a move that officials warn will force a scale back in operations at airfields across the nation. A last-minute huddle between...
  • TSA to allow small knives on planes

    TSA to allow small knives on planes
    For the first time since the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, federal airport screeners will allow passengers to carry small knives, golf clubs, hockey sticks, pool cues and novelty baseball bats onto a plane. The rule change, which takes effect April...
  • Chan Lowe: TSA begins allowing small knives, etc.

    Chan Lowe: TSA begins allowing small knives, etc.
    Like many other travelers, I’ve lost several keychain pocketknives to the TSA that I forgot to remove from the ring. I once lost a drawing pen, then I figured out that by removing the point from the handle and packing it separately, the TSA’...
  • Bob Hope Airport opens speedier lane for frequent travelers

    Frequent fliers traveling through Bob Hope Airport can now expect an even quicker passage to their gates during certain times of the day. With cooperation from the Transportation Security Administration and funding from Southwest Airlines, the airfield...
  • News of the Weird: Ireland to Issue DUI Permits?

    News of the Weird: Ireland to Issue DUI Permits?
    Cliche Come to Life: The Kerry, Ireland, county council voted in January to let some people drive drunk. The councillors reasoned that in the county's isolated regions, some seniors live alone and need the camaraderie of the pub, but fear a DUI arrest...
  • Travel tips from Los Angeles Times readers

    Travel tips from Los Angeles Times readers
    Go ahead — we dare you to read this list of travel tips and not clap your hand to your head and say, "Why didn't I think of that?" When we asked readers to contribute their best tips for travel, we were overwhelmed by the number and comsengen (a...
  • Passenger Arrested After Gun Discovered at Airport

    Passenger Arrested After Gun Discovered at Airport
    An airline passenger has been arrested after a loaded handgun was found in a carry-on bag at Gerald R. Ford International Airport. The Grand Rapids Transportation Security Administration (TSA) says that around 6 a.m. Monday morning, officers discovered a...
  • TSA officers will be retrained after racial profiling complaints

    TSA officers will be retrained after racial profiling complaints
    The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is retraining some workers after allegations of racial profiling by officers assigned to look for people behaving suspiciously, a spokesman said. The classes come after agents at Boston's Logan...
  • TSA and water don't mix

    TSA and water don't mix
    A woman is claiming foul at a Houston airport. She posted this video on YouTube, claiming that she was not allowed to board a plane because she drank her water instead of letting the TSA test it. The woman claims she had already been through airport...
  • From The Boathouse: Onboard a cruise ship to the Last Frontier

    From The Boathouse: Onboard a cruise ship to the Last Frontier
    Ahoy from aboard the Princess Cruises' Star Princess while I am enjoying my radio station's Alaskan cruise this week. CRN Digital Talk Radio, which syndicates my "Boathouse Radio Show," is hosting a murder mystery cruise. My wife and I could not miss the...