lost and found

TSA screener

Leave Something Behind At Airport Security? It May Be At The TSA’s Lost And Found

Have 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?


Luigi Militello shows off the found Red Sox title ring on Facebook. (credit: Facebook/Luigi Militello)

Yankees Fan Returns Red Sox Title Ring Found In Bathroom

“But this being Yankees-Red Sox, I started razzing him. I told him he wasn’t getting it so easily. I was playing with him, a lot,” Manhattan restaurant owner Luigi Militello said.


MTA Logo  (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

MTA Warns Customers Of Possible Lost And Found Scam

The agency warned not to provide credit card information to third-party websites that solicit unofficial lost property reports.


Long Island Rail Road's lost and found office at Penn Station (credit: CBS 2)

Tuba, Pet Bunny Rabbit Among Items At MTA Lost And Found Offices

For the handful of New York transit officials who dutifully collect and catalog more than 50,000 items a year lost on commuter trains, subways and buses, the monotonous flood of wallets, handbags, eyeglasses and smartphones is occasionally broken by tales of some of the crazier things left behind.


Long Island Rail Road's lost and found office at Penn Station (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Long Island Rail Road Lost And Found Filled With Valuable, Bizarre Items

Of the customers who submit inquiries — about 1,500 a month — looking for lost items, 63 percent are recovered, the MTA said.


Unclaimed laptops part of MTA auction (MTA)

One Man’s Trash: MTA Auctions Off Lost, Surplus Items Online

As the idiom goes, “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure.”