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I first learned of the shooting at Terminal 7 of the Los Angeles Airport when I checked in to see what Charles P. Pierce was blogging about today. (correction: Pierce was in Terminal 7, but ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 53 comments on Fri Nov 01, 2013 at 02:31 PM PDT with 192 Recommends
Here is an important PSA, from your local TSA ... use it wisely. Firearms and Ammunition -- Traveling with Special Items from Transportation Security Administration (TSA) [...] To avoid issues ...
by jamess
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Nov 01, 2013 at 01:11 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
The Transportation Security Administration, better known as the TSA or "Thousands Standing Around", the blue-shirted burger-flipper flunk-outs from the streets and byways of America have decided ...
by jo fish
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Oct 29, 2013 at 12:30 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
From here . Using a warrant to search for guns, Homeland security officers and Maryland police confiscated a journalist's confidential files. The reporter had written a series of articles critical ...
by ffour
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Oct 25, 2013 at 05:05 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
No, this is not from The Onion , although it could be... A branch of the Pentagon Federal Credit Union, located conveniently in the same building that houses the Transportation Security ...
by The Baculum King
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Oct 23, 2013 at 02:51 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Just a short diary about this news article I came upon yesterday. The unnamed pilot took some video of the dangerous security flaws he saw at the airport he works at and posted them on YouTube. ...
by gerrilea
Comment Count 33 comments on Wed Oct 16, 2013 at 11:36 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Last weekend I returned to my alma mater for homecoming. (GO BADGERS!) Leaving the Madison, Wisconsin Airport on Sunday, my husband and I were treated to the Transportation Security Agency's (TSA) ...
by Kathleen McClellan
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Oct 15, 2013 at 11:32 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
This weekend, a nine-year-old boy from the Twin Cities somehow managed to sneak through security at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and board a Delta flight to Minneapolis-- without a ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Oct 07, 2013 at 07:11 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
The Transportation Security Administration [has quietly expandedhttp://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/06/us/tsa-expands-duties-beyond-airport-security.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0] its grope reach beyond ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 271 comments on Tue Aug 06, 2013 at 11:47 AM PDT with 156 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from Congressman Ed Markey (D. MA-5) who is running for Secretary of State John Kerry's (D) old Senate seat in the Massachusetts special election:
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Apr 03, 2013 at 07:49 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
The TSA had a major, major fail at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Tuesday. A Greek national suspected of raping his girlfriend in Queens was arrested at JFK while trying to flee the ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Mar 14, 2013 at 02:05 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Air marshals and flight attendants are not happy about the TSA's decision to allow small knives onto airplanes. The decision covers knives with blades no longer than 2.36 inches and no wider than 1/
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 178 comments on Thu Mar 07, 2013 at 09:01 AM PST with 31 Recommends
Transportation Security Administration head John Pistole has announced that, beginning April 25, passengers going through airport security can now bring onboard knives with blades no longer than 2....
by Richard Riis
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Mar 06, 2013 at 12:02 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Earlier today, four current and former TSA screeners were arrested for allegedly taking part in a massive drug-trafficking ring at Los Angeles International Airport. The screeners are accused of ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 17 comments on Wed Apr 25, 2012 at 03:38 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) still can't identify an obvious breast pump used by women who are breastfeeding. According Hawaiian media , a mom was asked to prove her breast pump ...
by Kathleen McClellan
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Mar 05, 2012 at 06:03 AM PST with 70 Recommends
Without introducing any document into his six year old docket, yesterday the U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB) rejected the U.S. Office of Special ...
by rjmaclean
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Sep 07, 2011 at 04:17 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Former Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Federal Air ...
by rjmaclean
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Aug 27, 2011 at 10:24 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
The TSA is in the midst of a mid-scale housecleaning at Honolulu International Airport. After an investigation by local ABC affiliate KITV revealed numerous bags had gone unscreened, 36 TSA ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Jun 11, 2011 at 10:11 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
On September 1, 2001 a gaggle of terrorists caught the early flight out of Portland, ME and the rest is history. Every pundit and politician talked about how, "Our world changed forever." That sure ...
by omnipotentpoobah
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue May 03, 2011 at 06:03 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Congressman John Mica (R-FL) is pushing the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to implement ...
by Lewis Maltby
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Apr 21, 2011 at 08:10 AM PDT with 9 Recommends