| Mar 17, 2011
| 9:02 PM
Now that the fury has quieted over those touchy-feely pat-downs and body scans, it's time to turn up the volume on how to truly reform airport security.
The U.S. Travel Association, the tourism industry's key Washington lobbying group, did just that this...
| Nov 28, 2010
| 2:43 PM
The hubbub over revealing body scans and pat downs has once again elevated the debate over whether more airports should fire the government screeners and hire a private company to do the job instead.
But the privatization question has virtually nothing...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 1:06 PM
Millions of Americans will travel home for the holidays Thursday.
Although fewer people are traveling by air than in 2010, Airlines for America still estimates 43.3 million passengers will fly on U.S. airlines between December 15 and January 4....
| Jan 31, 2012
| 6:02 PM
With thousands of extra fans expected to fly in for Super Bowl weekend, Fox59 got an exclusive look at steps taken to make sure things are as safe as possible.
"We are very proud the way the planning has been taking place for two plus years," said...
| Jun 28, 2011
The backdrop for my favorite science-fiction novels, Frank Herbert's "Dune" series, is something called the Butlerian Jihad. Some 10,000 years before the main events of the story take place, humanity rebelled against "thinking machines" —...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 5:53 PM
There's so much common sense coming out of the Transportation Security Administration these days you might hardly recognize the mammoth federal agency the next time you fly.
New this week at Orlando International Airport: children under 12 are no...
| Sep 5, 2011
Railroad police are on high alert for suicide bombers at Union Station in Chicago as the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks approaches this week, authorities said.
Based on intelligence that al-Qaida might attempt to strike again in the U.S.,...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 4:28 PM
The Transportation Security Administration announced new changes ahead of the holiday travel season Wednesday.
Children aged 12 and under will no longer be required to remove their shoes at check points.
The TSA has also swapped out software in the full...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 4:01 PM
Indianapolis International Airport is the 21st airport to be included in TSA's pre-check program. Frequent fliers and some other travelers will be able to go through a quicker screening process if they give more personal information upfront.
| May 16, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Congress is scheduled to hold a hearing about a new report that says the TSA isn't doing its job correctly.
The recent report by the Department of Homeland Security says that the TSA is not adequately reporting, tracking and fixing airport security...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 8:05 AM
The FBI says it has launched an investigation into the discovery of sewing needles in four turkey sandwiches on separate Delta Air Lines flights from Amsterdam to the United States.
The objects were discovered in food on planes as they were en route...