8 things to do now to make Thanksgiving flights go more smoothly Don't wait to brush up on basic economy restrictions, download movies, change your seats or make sure TSA PreCheck is on your boarding pass.
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84-year-old Army nurse challenges TSA Agent to push-up contest before honor flight Lt Colonel Maggie DeSanti treated wounded soldiers as a nurse, now at 84 years old, she's challenging TSA agents to keep up with her exercise regimen.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 18, 2019
TSA Stops Man With TP 'Gun' In Luggage
TSA agents in Newark were prepared to give a traveler crap when they spotted a revolver in his carry-on bag. But according to CNN, upon closer inspection, what they thought was a gun was really..
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TSA found a Flamin' Hot Cheetos surprise when checking Instagram influencer’s bag A woman was attempting to clear airport security when TSA pulled her aside to search her bag. The culprit item? Flamin' Hot Cheetos.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 9, 2019
A man tried to bring a sword in his carry-on; TSA says no weapons, 'regardless of value' A Brazil-bound passenger tried to bring a sword through the TSA checkpoint in Newark. He was eventually allowed to fly with it as checked luggage.
USATODAY.com - Published on October 9, 2019 'God bless you': TSA officer uses Heimlich maneuver to save choking passenger A Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officer recently saved the life of a passenger at an Alaska airport when she choked on a grape.
USATODAY.com - Published on September 19, 2019
T.S.A. Reverses Ban on ‘Star Wars’-Themed Thermal Detonator Coke Bottles Like a stormtrooper looking for droids in Mos Eisley, the agency will allow passengers to move along. NYTimes.com - Published on September 4, 2019
Those 'thermal detonator' Coke bottles at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge won't fly with TSA Heads up, Disney travelers: Those Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge "thermal detonator" soda bottles look cool, but they won't fly with airport security.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 28, 2019
Real ID mandatory for air travel in 2020 By October of 2020, travelers won't be able to board a flight without a REAL ID or alternative identification. At airports across the U.S., TSA officers are reminding customers. Kris Van Cleave.. CBS News - Published on August 22, 2019 TSA rolls out public awareness campaign for REAL IDs Starting next year, American travelers will need a certified REAL ID identification card to board a plane. The TSA is rolling out a public awareness campaign about the change. CBS News - Published on August 22, 2019
TSA says REAL ID deadline drawing near The clock is ticking for consumers to get a REAL ID compliant form of identification to board a flight in the U.S. CBS News - Published on August 22, 2019
Someone left this snake at Newark airport The Transportation Security Administration reported that someone left a snake at New Jersey’s Newark Liberty International Airport.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 22, 2019
Rocket launcher found in Baltimore airport checked luggage for second time, TSA says A second rocket launcher was recovered Thursday at Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) Thurgood Marshall Airport.
USATODAY.com - Published on August 1, 2019
Kevin Bacon's unusual TSA violation: 'I think it's my sweet potato' It turns out, Kevin Bacon's travel snack of choice wasn't quite TSA approved, the actor and musician recalled to Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show."
USATODAY.com - Published on August 1, 2019 Racist Display at Miami Airport Spurs T.S.A. Investigation The Transportation Security Administration said it placed two of its officers on leave while it investigated the display, which included toy gorillas and a noose. NYTimes.com - Published on July 30, 2019
Two TSA agents suspended after 'offensive' display found at Miami airport The U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) said on Tuesday it suspended two agents after it became aware of an "offensive display" in a baggage screening area at the Miami International.. Reuters - Published on July 30, 2019 TSA puts officers on administrative leave after racist display discovered at Miami airport The TSA has put two of its officers on administrative leave following the discovery of a racist display at Miami International Airport.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 30, 2019
TSA officers find unusual souvenir in luggage TSA officers discover a missile launcher in a Texas man’s checked luggage. Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 30, 2019 10 wacky items TSA confiscated at airports From eels to chainsaws, the Transportation Security Administration has documented items its confiscated from travelers around the country.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 30, 2019
Texas man checks missile launcher in luggage, still caught his flight, TSA says A Texas man was stopped at BWI Airport on Monday when TSA agents found a missile launcher in his checked luggage, authorities said.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 30, 2019 T.S.A. Finds Missile Launcher in Man’s Bag at Baltimore Airport The agency said that the weapon was “inert” and that the man, who said he was active member of the military, was trying to take it home as a souvenir from Kuwait. NYTimes.com - Published on July 30, 2019
Toddler injured after taking ride on conveyor belt at Atlanta airport A young child injured his arm after he climbed onto a conveyor belt and was dragged all the way inside a TSA bag room at the Atlanta airport on Monday. CBS News - Published on July 25, 2019 TSA agents nab 3D-printed handgun part at New York airport A traveler from Kansas was stopped at a security checkpoint with the weapon July 3 CBS News - Published on July 8, 2019
Miranda Lambert, Mookie Betts and TSA PreCheck: Travelers can sign up at music fests, Red Sox games The TSA is trying to boost enrollment by offering sign-ups at nontraditional venues.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 28, 2019 Did Chrissy Teigen's gravy make it past TSA? 'Is it a liquid or a gel, or is it gravy in a solid form?' Its hard to know if your pastes, gels or gravy will make it past TSA. Chrissy Teigen put the gravy to the test.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 26, 2019
TSA chief says hundreds of workers have been deployed to border TSA Administrator David Pekoske said between 350 to 400 agents have been sent to the border CBS News - Published on June 26, 2019 Interested in TSA PreCheck? It might soon be cheaper and easier to sign up TSA, trying to boost enrollment in the expedited security program, is studying options including a shorter, cheaper membership and mobile enrollment.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 20, 2019
TSA officers injured during 'unprovoked and brazen' attack at Phoenix airport A man attempted to rush the Terminal 4 security checkpoint, attacking TSA officers. Officers were taken to the hospital and urgent care clinics.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 19, 2019 Five TSA agents hurt as man tries to rush Phoenix airport checkpoint Five U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers were hurt on Tuesday when a man attacked them as he tried to rush a checkpoint at the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport in.. Reuters - Published on June 18, 2019 Grandmother sues TSA claiming she was subject to 'strip search' on Mother's Day The TSA is being sued by a grandmother who said she was traveling in Tulsa on Mother's Day and subjected to a strip search.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 7, 2019