| Aug 14, 2014
| 8:14 AM
A Virginia Beach man was cited by airport police on a weapons charge Wednesday after officers stopped him from bringing a loaded gun past the security checkpoint at the Norfolk International Airport, the Transportation Security Administration said....
| Aug 6, 2014
| 2:31 PM
The woman who sneaked onto a Southwest Airlines jet without a ticket in San Jose, only to be arrested as a stowaway roughly an hour later when the flight landed in Los Angeles, may have simply been seeking companionship from fellow passengers, authorities...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 5:27 PM
A woman who stowed away on a flight to Los Angeles International Airport, was arrested when the plane landed, and was then banned from the location only to be caught there a day later was sentenced Wednesday to nearly six months in jail.
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Fliers leave behind thousands of items each day at airport security checkpoints. Laptops, briefcases, coats, electronic games, cameras, cellphones, tablets, jewelry, baby car seats and more become part of the forgotten booty.
Surprisingly, few people...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:15 AM
There's a new airport security machine in town, and it's not out to scan you -- at least not your body. The Transportation Security Administration will be testing an $85-million credential authentication technology that allows its agents to scan your...
| 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,...
| 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...
| 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 8, 2014
| 7:45 AM
How many times have you boarded a flight with a dead cellphone or laptop?
Under new TSA rules, if you do so when returning to the U.S. from abroad, you'd better keep your charger or mobile battery pack in your carry-on bag — or risk having your...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 7:35 AM
A passenger at Detroit's airport was found with a concealed knife in his shoe and was arrested, the Transportation Security Administration said. TSA officers found the knife in the bottom lining of the man's shoe during checkpoint screening at Detroit...