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Gun parts were found inside a video game box at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Thursday, Dec. 18. (Credit: Port Authority Police)

Police: Man Caught At JFK With Gun Parts Hidden In Video Game Console

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said Thursday that gun parts found in a passenger’s video game console at John F. Kennedy International Airport were not child’s play.

12/18/2014

The Transportation Security Administration said it confiscated this handgun from a 94-year-old man at LaGuardia Airport on Wednesday, Nov. 25. (Credit: TSA)

TSA: Man, 94, Caught With Gun At LaGuardia Checkpoint

Transportation Security Administration officers confiscated a gun Wednesday from a 94-year-old man set to board a plane at LaGuardia Airport.

11/26/2014

Knives and a meat cleaver confiscated by TSA agents at Kennedy Airport (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

TSA: Know Rules Before Trying To Bring Questionable Items Onto Flights

As the chaotic holiday travel season approaches, the agency wanted to remind the public what carry-on items were no-no’s.

11/18/2014

Donna Gold of Long Island made it onto a flight from Atlanta to New York, despite having the wrong boarding pass. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: L.I. Woman Makes It Onto Flight With Wrong Boarding Pass

Even after three security checks, a woman from Long Island was somehow able to get onto a plane at LaGuardia Airport with the wrong boarding pass.

09/15/2014

JFK Airport as seen from Chopper 880. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Report: Passenger With Knife Removed From Delta Flight At Kennedy Airport

A Delta Air Lines plane was ordered back to its gate at John F. Kennedy International Airport before takeoff Thursday night due to a security scare.

09/05/2014

TSA Agent File Photo (Photo credit: Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images)

TSA Employee Arrested For Allegedly Having Sex With Minors In The Dominican Republic

Vernon Lythcott of Brooklyn was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

05/09/2014

Airport Security (file / credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Homeland Security Warns Of New Terror Chatter About Explosives In Shoes

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security was warning airlines Wednesday to be aware of new chatter about explosives placed in shoes.

02/19/2014

Newark Airport Line

Snowstorm Keeps TSA Agents Home, Causes Security Line Chaos At Newark Airport

At Newark Liberty International Airport Thursday night, there was even more chaos and confusion, with passengers stuck trying to clear security.

02/13/2014

Newark International Airport in Newark, New Jersey (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Newark Liberty International Airport Adds Roughly Two Dozen Bomb-Sniffing Dogs

Newark Liberty International Airport is adding about two dozen bomb-sniffing dogs to beef up security during the Super Bowl.

02/01/2014

A TSA K-9 unit patrols through Penn Station on January 30, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Traffic, Transit And Security Changes In NY, NJ For Super Bowl Weekend

Whether you are in New York or New Jersey, going to the game or not, there are road closures, mass transit changes and tighter security that is likely to affect you.

01/31/2014

Paul Ciancia, of Pennsville, N.J. has been identified as the suspected gunman who opened fire inside Los Angeles International Airport's Terminal 3 of Nov. 1, 2013, killing a TSA agent and wounding several others. (credit: CBS News)

Family Of Alleged LAX Shooter Speaks Out, Airport Security Under Review

Paul Ciancia opened fire inside LAX, killing one TSA agent and wounding two others and a passenger before airport police shot him four times.

11/04/2013

TSA Screeners(Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Federal Gov’t Says TSA Misconduct Has Made Big Jump In Last 3 Years

The report by the Government Accountability Office said the TSA investigated 9,600 cases of employee misconduct from 2010 through 2012.

07/31/2013

TSA found this loaded gun inside a carry-on bag at a JFK checkpoint, May 21, 2013. (credit: TSA.)

TSA: Second Gun Arrest In Days At JFK Airport

TSA screeners spotted the loaded gun inside the man’s bag Tuesday morning and alerted Port Authority Police. The arrest did not impact operations at JFK.

05/21/2013

JFK Airport (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Busted With Numerous Fake Police Badges At JFK

A Long Island man stood accused Tuesday of impersonating a police officer, after he was caught with fake badges at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

05/07/2013

Robert Kennish (Credit: TSA)

Newark TSA Screener Administers CPR, Helps Save Dying Passenger

A TSA Security Inspector at Newark Liberty International Airport is being hailed a hero.

04/24/2013

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