| Aug 11, 2014
| 2:16 PM
Federal prosecutors expect to know by mid-November whether they'll seek the death penalty against the 24-year-old man accused in last year's deadly shooting at Los Angeles International Airport.
Prosecutors told a judge Monday that their case...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Here’s bad news for anyone who has ever used the expedited airport security lines without having applied for the program.
The Transportation Security Administration has been so successful at signing up travelers for the faster security lines,...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 8:34 AM
A firearm was discovered Thursday night in the carry-on luggage of a 62-year-old man at Midway International Airport, officials said.
According to the Transportation Security Administration, the gun was found in the luggage of a man traveling from...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 2:59 AM
Get ready to pay more when you fly.
The so-called Sept. 11 security fee that was intended to fund the Transportation Security Administration is about to increase. The TSA, however, says it won’t necessarily benefit from the extra revenue.
| Jul 16, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Quick! How many states comprise the good ole USA?
Answer: 50 States and one district, the District of Columbia, our nation's capital. Think monuments, White House, the Pentagon, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, The West Wing or The Real Housewives of D.C....
| Jul 19, 2014
Lou Ann Naples of Old Saybrook, a frequent traveler, says she never checks her baggage at an airport without securing it with a Tumi lock recognized by the Transportation Security Administration.
When she picked up her luggage at Southwest Florida...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:17 AM
A woman who breached security at Mineta San Jose International Airport and somehow managed to board a Southwest flight to Los Angeles did not pose a security threat, authorities said Wednesday.
The woman – identified by Los Angeles International...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:38 AM
WINDSOR LOCKS — A Waterbury man was charged Monday afternoon when authorities found a non-functioning gun in a carry-on bag at a security checkpoint in Bradley International Airport, state police said.
Angel Santiago, 32, of Rawley Avenue, was...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Question: My husband and I recently returned from an overseas trip. We flew from Naples, Italy, to Vancouver, Canada, before our last leg to LAX. After we cleared security in Naples, we did some shopping in the duty-free store, where we bought two bottles...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Even the Transportation Security Administration concedes that airport screening lines can be long and frustrating.
If you have a better idea for moving people through airport queues, the TSA wants to hear it.
In fact, the TSA is offering rewards...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 11:06 AM
Authorities are investigating whether a drunken man posed as a security screener at San Francisco International Airport and directed women to a private area for pat-down searches before he was caught.
The Transportation Security Administration and the...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:42 PM
A man suspected of posing as an airport security screener and pulling aside female passengers for pat-down searches has been identified as a 53-year-old San Francisco executive.
Eric Slighton, 53, was arrested on suspicion of public drunkenness about...