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  • 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...
  • Americans love security at the airport

    From time to time, I’m lucky enough to fly internationally. I leave the states behind but not without one last dose of the over-the-top security screening with which we have become accustomed since 9/11. Must it be so? Probably. In the Jan....
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • As New Orleans airport attacker dies, his motive remains a mystery

    As New Orleans airport attacker dies, his motive remains a mystery
    He never said a word. Carol Richel, a TSA worker at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, shared the detail as she recounted how a man suddenly produced a machete and chased her down Concourse B, swinging the blade wildly. He stopped only...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • New Orleans airport attacker dies; had explosives, police say

    New Orleans airport attacker dies; had explosives, police say
    A machete-wielding man who was shot during a bizarre rampage at New Orleans' international airport died Saturday afternoon, shortly after authorities revealed that he had also been carrying a bag of Molotov cocktails when the melee began. Richard White,...
  • Police shoot man wielding machete at New Orleans airport

    Police shoot man wielding machete at New Orleans airport
    A man sprayed wasp killer and swung a machete at TSA agents and passengers at the New Orleans international airport before an officer shot the man several times as people frantically scrambled away, authorities and passengers say. Richard White, 62,...
  • Man with machete at New Orleans airport critically wounded by police

    Man with machete at New Orleans airport critically wounded by police
    A man was shot and critically wounded by police at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport on Friday night after he attacked  Transportation Security Administration officers with insecticide spray and a machete, Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell...
  • ACLU sues TSA for data on passenger-observation screening program

    ACLU sues TSA for data on passenger-observation screening program
    The American Civil Liberties Union sued the Transportation Security Administration on Thursday, seeking information on a controversial passenger screening program. At the center of the lawsuit is the TSA's Screening Passengers by Observation...