| 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...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 1:36 PM
WASHINGTON -- The teenager who hid inside the wheel well of a passenger jet bound for Hawaii entered the perimeter of Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport more than six hours before the plane took off, said a homeland security official who...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 6:30 AM
How much is it worth to you to get through airport security faster? Most people would pay about $50, according to a Harris Poll released Thursday.
Unfortunately for those folks, the Transportation Security Administration’s PreCheck program,...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:36 PM
The whistles of airport security directing traffic, the announcements over the intercom and the strict security procedures can make traveling a stressful experience for anyone.
But for individuals with autism, the sensory overload can be especially...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 5:02 PM
The family of a Transportation Security Administration officer slain in a shooting at LAX has filed a claim against the city, alleging the wrongful death of Gerardo Hernandez and seeking damages in excess of $25 million.
The claim, filed April 16, can...
| May 5, 2014
| 5:18 PM
Americans don't love the TSA, but they are learning to tolerate it.
In the last few years, the Transportation Security Administration has removed the full-body scanners that create nude-like images of passengers and restricted pat-down searches of...
| May 19, 2014
| 4:22 PM
A former TSA screener arrested on six federal charges after allegedly making a series of 9/11-related threats against LAX is not mentally competent to stand trial and must get treatment, a judge ruled Monday.
Nna Alpha Onuoha, 30, is accused of...
| May 23, 2014
| 6:25 AM
| Apr 23, 2014
| 3:34 PM
A South Bay woman who sued the Transportation Security Administration over the way agents treated her for trying to bring breast milk on a plane said she won a settlement.
The woman, Stacey Armato, said the TSA agreed to pay her $75,000 to settle the...
| May 25, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Responding to privacy concerns raised by travelers and civil rights groups, the Transportation Security Administration pulled 171 full-body scanners from airports last year.
But the scanners — which cost between $130,000 and $170,000 each — ...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Starting this week, airline passengers who want to breeze through security lines faster at airports nationwide can apply for the privilege at John Wayne Airport's new PreCheck enrollment center.
The federal Transportation Security Administration's...