| Nov 25, 2014
| 8:15 AM
If you're traveling during the Thanksgiving weekend, you expect crowds on the roads and at airports. Here's are 7 things you need to know to survive the madness.
Survive? Well, yes. That's because you'll be one of 3.5 million Southern Californians...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 11:31 AM
You plan to travel. You plan to travel with cake. Why not? It's good company, and unlikely to snag the window seat.
First, you contact the Transportation Security Administration. These days, transportation security is administered with rigor, and you...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 10:02 AM
As part of a $1.9-billion upgrade last year, Los Angeles International Airport added a slate of high-end shops and classy restaurants at the Tom Bradley International Terminal, including the 6,000-square-foot steak house III Forks.
Airport officials and...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 3:47 PM
With nearly two months left in the year, airport security agents have already confiscated 1,855 firearms from passengers -- more than in all of 2013.
The Transportation Security Administration said 1,471 of those handguns and rifles were loaded, with...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 4:18 PM
So you've bought your tickets for Thanksgiving travel — if you haven't, expect to pay more — and you're ready to face the crowds at Orlando International Airport.
There are some tricks that can make your experience less nerve-racking.
| Jul 13, 2014
| 9:00 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 9, 2014
| 3:30 PM
A requirement that passengers on U.S.-bound flights power up electronic devices at overseas airport security checkpoints is being expanded to some fliers on domestic flights, government officials say.
The Transportation Security Administration called...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 10:11 AM
The Transportation Security Administration has called for increased security measures for passengers flying to the U.S. from certain countries amid fears that terrorists have developed new bomb-making techniques.
During screening of passengers flying to...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 11:00 AM
The flood of weapons uncovered by airport screeners continues to grow, despite repeated warnings by the Transportation Security Administration.
In May, the TSA discovered a record 65 firearms on passengers in one week, including 45 loaded guns.
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:32 PM
The late-night scene outside the bank in west suburban LaGrange unfolded like a bad Hollywood script, complete with a burqa-wearing bank robber, a suitcase full of cash, a getaway driver and an alleged plot to escape to a tropical island with the spoils,...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 10:00 AM
The Transportation Security Administration has been moving away from a system that assumes all passengers, including children and the elderly, pose the same security risk.
For example, the TSA now operates PreCheck lines at 115 airports that let...