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Are those things loaded? A female passenger apparently tried to pass through security at LaGuardia Airport with a pair of gun shaped high heels. (Credit TSAmedia_LisaF via Twitter)

Report: Woman Had No Shot At Getting Gun-Shaped Shoes Onto Flight At LGA

On July 16 a passenger at LaGuardia Airport tried to pass through a TSA checkpoint with a pair of gun-shaped high heels.

07/26/2013

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Giants LB Dan Connor Arrested At Philadelphia Airport

A Transportation Security Administration officer spotted the knife on an X-ray machine monitor.

07/07/2013

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

TSA Drops Plan To Allow Small Knives On Planes

The proposal had drawn fierce opposition from lawmakers, airlines and others who said it would place passengers and crews at risk.

06/05/2013

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

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

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