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Transportation Security Administration

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  • Former terrorist was cleared for expedited TSA checkpoint

    Former terrorist was cleared for expedited TSA checkpoint
    The news that the Transportation Security Administration has enrolled more than 1 million people in a program that lets low-risk travelers zip through expedited security checkpoints was tarnished by a report that former terrorist Sara Jane Olson was...
  • TSA support grows as airport considers firing agency

    With a key committee about to meet, opposition is growing to the notion of replacing the Transportation Security Administration force at Orlando International Airport with privately hired guards. An eight-person panel that has considered doing away with...
  • American to join United in grouping flights at O'Hare

    American to join United in grouping flights at O'Hare
    As some travelers escape on spring break this month, they might notice intense busy periods at O'Hare International Airport, as the region's two largest airlines group their flights into tight time windows throughout the day, creating alternating...
  • TSA's PreCheck enrolls 1 million travelers; here's how you can apply

    TSA's PreCheck enrolls 1 million travelers; here's how you can apply
    Still disgruntled with long wait times at airport security checkpoints? Apparently thousands of you have done something about it. The Transportation Security Administration reports that more than 1 million travelers have enrolled in PreCheck, which...
  • Biometrics company to offer fingerprint, iris scans as security clearance option at BWI

    Biometrics company to offer fingerprint, iris scans as security clearance option at BWI
    A company that uses biometric technology to verify travelers' identities through fingerprint and iris scans will launch its security clearance services for enrolled members at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport starting next month. The company, New York-based...
  • More than 1 million fliers enrolled in TSA PreCheck screening

    More than 1 million fliers enrolled in TSA PreCheck screening
    More than 1 million travelers, including nearly 30,000 from South Florida, have enrolled in TSA PreCheck, the Transportation Security Administration's expedited screening program that launched in October 2011. Across Florida, more than 68,500...
  • Cardin introduces retroactive pay bill for DHS employees

    Cardin introduces retroactive pay bill for DHS employees
    WASHINGTON -- As the Department of Homeland Security braces for the possibility of a shutdown at the end of the week, Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin introduced legislation on Tuesday that would provide retroactive pay for any workers furloughed because of a...
  • GOAA task force just gathering info: My Word

    GOAA task force just gathering info: My Word
    As chair of the task force appointed by the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority to explore possible privatization of passenger screening under federal supervision, I am responding to the guest column "Don't risk TSA's good record of screening by going...
  • TSA highlights ways it can help special needs travelers at OIA

    TSA highlights ways it can help special needs travelers at OIA
    Nearly 130,000 travelers went through the security checkpoints at Orlando International Airport this past weekend as spring break begins in earnest. Transportation Security Administration managers said Monday that they want passengers to know that help...
  • Man in New Orleans airport machete attack dies

    Man in New Orleans airport machete attack dies
    The man shot by police as he attacked TSA agents with a machete Friday night in New Orleans has died, authorities said. Richard White, 63, who was shot three times, died at 4:02 p.m. Saturday, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office said in a...
  • Muere agresor que usó machete en aeropuerto de Nueva Orleáns

    Muere agresor que usó machete en aeropuerto de Nueva Orleáns
    Un hombre que blandía un machete y que fue baleado durante un extraño ataque en el aeropuerto internacional de Nueva Orleáns murió el sábado, poco después de que las autoridades revelaran que también llevaba una bolsa con cocteles molotov. Richard...