Screening

Matthew Shepard

Rutgers To Screen Matthew Shepard Documentary In Fight Against Bullying

This weekend marked the 15th anniversary of the murder of Matthew Shepard, the openly gay college student in Wyoming whose death raised awareness of bullying, abuse and anti-gay violence across the country.

10/13/2013

'20 Feet From Stardom' Screening

Dick Cavett On Hand For Screening Of Film Showcasing Backup Singers

Legendary former talk show host Dick Cavett was on hand Sunday evening for a screening that gives the backup singers of the pop world their time in the spotlight.

06/16/2013

Newborn baby feet (file/credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

State Law Would Require Heart Defect Screenings For Newborns

New York lawmakers on Wednesday passed legislation that would require newborns to be tested for congenital heart defects.

06/12/2013

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly & Sen. Charles Schumer on May 27, 2013 (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Officials Say New Statue Of Liberty Security Plan Is Risky

The National Park Service has decided to move security screening to Ellis Island.

05/27/2013

Peter King

Rep. King: TSA Needs To Explain How Undercover Agent Got Fake Bomb On Plane

U.S. Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) was appalled by the revelation that an undercover inspector with a bomb in his pants got through two checkpoints at Newark-Liberty International Airport and was cleared to get on a plane.

03/09/2013

A security checkpoint at Newark Liberty International Airport (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Newark Airport Checkpoint Shut Down Over Unscreened Liquid

A security checkpoint was briefly shut down at Newark Liberty International Airport Sunday, after officials discovered that a bottle of liquid had passed through without being screened properly.

01/20/2013

Inside John F. Kennedy Airport (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) | Inset (credit TSA)

Terminal At JFK Evacuated After Checkpoint Problem

Air passengers were temporarily evacuated from a terminal at New York City’s Kennedy Airport after a problem at one of the security checkpoints.

06/23/2012

FILE -- Travelers line up at ticketing counters at Newark Liberty International Airport Terminal B (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Security Breach At Newark Airport Results In Passenger Re-Screening

Airport security caught a man walking unchecked through an area designated for passengers departing flights at Newark Airport on Saturday.

02/12/2012

Jill Filipovic says she opened her baggage in Dublin Monday morning to find this note reading: Get Your Freak On Girl." (credit: Jill Filipovic)

Brooklyn Woman Finds Suggestive TSA Note In Luggage Containing Vibrator

The much-maligned TSA apparently has a sense of humor or an unrivaled ability to “freak” somebody out depending on your perspective.

10/24/2011

TSA screener

TSA Launches Investigation Of Security Breaches At Newark Liberty

Three breaches in just five days involved passengers slipping through security without being fully screened.

04/27/2011