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  • Have cake, will travel — but take care

     Have cake, will travel — but take care
    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...
  • Knives at LAX, JFK restaurants raise security concerns

    Knives at LAX, JFK restaurants raise security concerns
    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...
  • Frequent travelers give TSA low marks despite PreCheck expansion

    Frequent travelers give TSA low marks despite PreCheck expansion
    The Transportation Security Administration is falling flat in its efforts to win the hearts of frequent fliers. Nearly 86% of frequent fliers surveyed said the agency is doing a “poor” or a “fair” job. And that’s after...
  • Former TSA worker sentenced for ID theft fraud

    Former TSA worker sentenced for ID theft fraud
    A Broward man was sentenced to more than three years in federal prison for identity theft and wire fraud last week after admitting he used Miami-Dade County public school students' stolen identities to file illegal tax returns. Donald Claude, 34, of...
  • TSA: Cannon barrel found on flight to California

    TSA: Cannon barrel found on flight to California
    In the annals of strange things found by Transportation Security Administration workers in passengers' luggage, this discovery might have been one of the more potentially explosive. Last week while checking bags for a departing flight from Kahului...
  • Ceremony to mark one-year anniversary of fatal shooting at LAX

    Ceremony to mark one-year anniversary of fatal shooting at LAX
    Mayor Eric Garcetti will join a ceremony at Los Angeles International Airport on Saturday to mark the one-year anniversary of a shooting at Terminal 3 that claimed the life of Transportation Security Administration Officer Gerardo I. Hernandez. The...
  • Supreme Court seems to back ex-TSA air marshal's whistle-blower claim

    Supreme Court seems to back ex-TSA air marshal's whistle-blower claim
    Two years after the Sept. 11 attacks, Robert MacLean, an air marshal from south Orange County, learned from a text message of the government's plan to stop using armed marshals on overnight flights from Las Vegas. The aim was to save money. Alarmed by...
  • Watch: TSA Offers Travel Tips To Avoid Delays At Bradley This Holiday Season

    Watch: TSA Offers Travel Tips To Avoid Delays At Bradley This Holiday Season
    You would not believe the things that some people try to carry onto an airplane, says Transportation Security Administration spokesman Michael McCarthy.  From handbags with brass knuckles attached to them, to kitchen knives, to wrenches, McCarthy...
  • Record 1,855 guns and rifles confiscated at U.S. airports

    Record 1,855 guns and rifles confiscated at U.S. airports
    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...
  • Here's how to avoid holiday travel headaches at OIA

    Here's how to avoid holiday travel headaches at OIA
    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. Take...
  • A comfy alternative to pants for men

     A comfy alternative to pants for men
    At a recent birthday celebration for my friend Marena, partygoer Joe R. bustled up to me and asked, “Why don’t you answer questions from men?” I told him that I welcome guy questions but don’t get as many as I would like. However,...