NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Travelers left behind a lot of money last year at U.S. airports.
The Transportation Security Administration says it found more than $900,000 in loose change and paper currency in bins at security checkpoints.READ MORE: Broadway Theaters Can Reopen At 100% Capacity On Sept. 14, Gov. Cuomo Says
JFK Airport topped the list, where just over $98,000 was found.
At San Francisco International, over $50,000 was collected.READ MORE: Car Thieves Increasingly Burglarizing Union County Homes For Key Fobs Left In Plain View Near The Door
Miami International, McCarran International in Las Vegas and Dallas/Fort Worth all collected over $40,000.
The TSA keeps all that change in a special account earmarked for aviation security projects.MORE NEWS: Young Fencers Chasing Their Olympic Dreams At New Jersey's Advance Fencing And Fitness Academy
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