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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

Screenshot of TSA carry-on baggage policy change (credit: TSA.gov)

TSA Delays Policy To Allow Small Knives On Planes

The Transportation Security Administration said Monday that the policy change has been delayed to accommodate feedback from an advisory committee made up of aviation industry, consumer and law enforcement officials.

04/22/2013

A United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner (file / credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

4 Passengers Booted Off United Flight From Newark To Paris For Messing With Overhead Bins

A flight from Newark Liberty International Airport to Paris was delayed Monday, after four men alarmed the pilot when they opened several overhead bins near the cockpit.

04/08/2013

A Delta plane is seen at John F. Kennedy International Airport. (credit: CBS 2)

Passengers Disturbed By Alleged Security Breach By Delta Employee At JFK

Police said Marcelino Aponte, 31, used his Secure Identification Display Area badge, or SIDA, to secretly sneak into the most secure areas of JFK.

04/05/2013

A Delta jet at JFK Airport (file / credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Security Breach Involving Delta Employee Rocks John F. Kennedy Airport

A bizarre security breach at John F. Kennedy International Airport will have everyone talking soon enough.

04/04/2013

TSA Screeners(Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

TSA Fires 3 Newark Airport Baggage Screeners, Suspends 17

Federal security officials have announced the results of disciplinary proceedings against more than three dozen baggage screeners at Newark Liberty International Airport accused of not following procedures.

03/29/2013

Robert Guerrero Joel Casamayor junior welterweight fight at the Mandalay Bay Events Center July 31, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Boxer Robert Guerrero, Set To Fight Floyd Mayweather Jr., Arrested At JFK

Guerrero was arrested after declaring an empty – but unlicensed – .40 caliber semi-automatic pistol while trying to fly to Las Vegas, Port Authority police said.

03/28/2013

Knives Allowed On Planes (TSA)

Schumer Files Legislation To Overturn ‘Foolhardy’ TSA Plan Allowing Knives On Planes

The opposition surrounding the Transportation Security Administration’s decision to allow small knives on airplanes continues to grow.

03/22/2013

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

Fake Bomb Fiasco, Knives Back On Planes Making TSA Hot Seat Flammable

The head of the Transportation Safety Administration faced tough questions from lawmakers on Capitol Hill on Thursday about his plan to allow some knives back on planes. And that’s not all.

03/14/2013

Screenshot of TSA carry-on baggage policy change (credit: TSA.gov)

Rep. Grimm Co-Sponsors Bill To Block New TSA Knife Policy

The “No Knives Act” moves to stop the new TSA policy from taking effect as planned on April 25.

03/12/2013

Sen. Charles Schumer

Schumer Calls On TSA To Reverse Decision To Allow Small Knives On Planes

Last week, the TSA released new guidelines that will allow travelers to bring small knives, souvenir baseball bats, golf clubs, hockey sticks and other sports gear on planes.

03/10/2013

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

Newark Liberty International Airport (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Undercover TSA Agent Smuggled Fake Bomb Past Security Screeners At Newark Airport

The Transportation Security Administration would not disclose the make-up of the mock bomb, but if it was real it could have blown a hole large enough to bring a plane down, experts said.

03/08/2013

Screenshot of TSA carry-on baggage policy change (credit: TSA.gov)

New TSA Rules On Knives Draw Fire From Families Of 9/11 Victims

The head of the Transportation Security Administration said Tuesday that air passengers will now be allowed to carry folding knives with blades that are 2.36 inches or less.

03/06/2013

Screenshot of TSA carry-on baggage policy change (credit: TSA.gov)

TSA: Small Knives, Sporting Equipment To Be Allowed In Carry-On Luggage

Box cutters, larger blades and knives with molded handles will still be banned from carry-on luggage.

03/05/2013

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