Schumer Asks Feds To Sweep Local Airports For Security 'Blind Spots'U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer has asked federal officials to review New York City area airports to ensure they don't have "blind spots'' terrorists could exploit.
JFK Airport Steps Up Customs Security With Biometric Facial ReadersCustoms agents unveiled new biometric technology Tuesday that uses face recognition to match a person's face to their passport photo.
TSA Quietly Changes Controversial Body Scanner ProtocolAs millions fly home for the holidays, CBS News has learned that a controversial part of the screening process at the nation's airports was quietly changed last week.
Travelers Embrace Increased Airport Security For Thanksgiving WeekForty-six million Americans are expected to travel this week -- and for those passing through airports like LaGuardia, they will see extra security, including heavily armed officers and enhanced screenings.
Families Of Children With Autism Practice Airport Protocol At 'Wings For Autism' EventGetting through airport security is overwhelming for anyone, but it's especially challenging for people with autism.
TSA Announces Increased Security Measures For Airport EmployeesThe Transportation Security Administration is implementing additional security measures for airport and airline employees, federal officials said Thursday.
Leave Something Behind At Airport Security? It May Be At The TSA’s Lost And FoundHave you ever wondered what happens to that set of keys or the cellphone you accidentally left behind in the little bin at airport security checkpoints?
Smoker’s Cigarette Break Causes Delays At JFK AirportA man at New York City's Kennedy Airport is being questioned by authorities after he passed through security without being screened.
Family Of Alleged LAX Shooter Speaks Out, Airport Security Under ReviewPaul Ciancia opened fire inside LAX, killing one TSA agent and wounding two others and a passenger before airport police shot him four times.
Security Breach Involving Delta Employee Rocks John F. Kennedy AirportA bizarre security breach at John F. Kennedy International Airport will have everyone talking soon enough.
Workers At JFK Airport Allege Lapses In Security, TrainingDo you feel safe and secure at John F. Kennedy International Airport? You might not after hearing what some of the security personnel there have to say.
L.I. Congressman Calls For More Research Into Safety Of Airport X-Ray ScannersCongressman Steve Israel has called on the Transportation Security Administration to launch an independent investigation on potential health risks from the full-body Backscatter X-ray scanners.