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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.

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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?

16 hours ago

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

People arrive at the international arrivals terminal at  John F. Kennedy Airport on Oct. 11, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Top Official Questions TSA Pre-Check Protocol Following CBS2 Investigation

TSA officers have been seen merging all lines into one, herding entire lines of people who have not been pre-screened through limited security, they only go through the metal detector.

11/12/2014

An exclusive CBS2 investigation has uncovered that some passengers without background checks have been whisked through security reserved for pre-screened travelers at all three major Tri-State Area airports. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Investigates: Potential Risk At Airport Security Checks?

Passengers without background checks have been whisked through the same lines reserved for pre-screened travelers, members of the TSA’s pre-check programs.

11/12/2014

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TSA Agents At JFK Find Sword Hidden In Man’s Cane

TSA agents have issued a new warning after agents made a starling find at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

09/27/2014

TSA: TSA officers at JFK International Airport found guns, ammunition, gun magazines, and 58 bricks of marijuana (33 pounds) in two pieces of checked baggage, all  concealed inside packages of household goods. (Photo courtesy of @TSAmedia_LisaF)

TSA: Agents Find 2 Guns, 350 Rounds Of Ammo, 33 Pounds Of Marijuana In Woman’s Luggage At JFK

Transportation Security Administration officers made quite a discovery inside two checked bags at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

09/22/2014

Newark Liberty International Airport (file/credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Some U.S. Bound Air Travelers Will Have To Power Up Cell Phones To Get Past Security

Passengers headed to the United States can expect to encounter tighter security. The move comes amid the growing threat of terrorists sneaking a new type of bomb onto a flight.

07/06/2014

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

TSA Officer Meredith Grillos (credit: TSA)

NJ Woman Gets Diamond Ring Back After Losing It At Newark Airport

Navnett Guleria, of Pennington, was devastated after she lost her four carat diamond ring — a gift from her husband to mark their 25th wedding anniversary — at Newark Liberty International Airport on Valentine’s Day.

03/25/2014

Space Saving Bags (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Tips On Packing Lightly For Vacation

For the first-time traveler hoping to avoid baggage fees to the experienced globetrotter, the following 10 tips will help teach you how to pack more efficiently and maybe even more safely.

02/25/2014

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

The scene at Penn Station in Manhattan ahead of the Feb. 2 Super Bowl. (Photo by Chris Colton/CBS New York)

Security Heightened At Transit Hubs Ahead Of Super Bowl

This year’s Super Bowl has the distinction of relying on mass transit to take up to 30,000 fans to the game.

01/30/2014

Scene outside LAX after deadly shooting (CBSLA)

Suspect In Deadly LAX Shooting ID’d As Paul Ciancia, 23, Of New Jersey

The suspect pulled an assault rifle out of his bag, opened fire in the terminal and then headed to the TSA screening area, according to Chief Patrick Gannon of Los Angeles World Airports.

11/01/2013

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